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Mini Metric Olympics Activity

To wrap up my physical science students’ “I can take accurate measurements” skill, I decided to use the “Mini Metric Olympics” Activity from AIMS.  The original activity was published in Math + Science: A Solution. This book is available to check out from the Internet Archive’s Online Lending Library for free for an hour at …

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Measuring Mass and a Personal Epiphany about Density

My physical science students are currently working on our measurement skill.  We’re practicing measuring length, mass, temperature, and volume.  I haven’t decided whether I want to include density in this section as well since it is derived from mass and volume or not.  The problem with teaching a science class for the first time (without …

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