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Activity 2: Grades 5-8
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 General Science:

Observation and Inference

 Life Science:

Communication of Emotions


 Science as Inquiry- Content Standard A

Students think critically and logically to make the relationships between evidence and explanations by deciding what evidence should be used and forming logical arguments.

Students will practice communicating scientific procedures and explanations. They will gain competency in following instructions, describing observations, communicating experimental methods, and summarizing their results and the results of other groups.

 Science and Technology - Content Standard E

Students will collaboratively develop, implement, and analyze strategies for communication.

Science in Personal and Social Perspectives - Content Standard F

Students explore how technology can influence quality of life and human interactions with computers.

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