|Unit of Instruction||Science Process and Energy|
SC.6.N.3.2 Recognize and explain that a scientific law is a description of a specific relationship under given conditions in the natural world. Thus, scientific laws are different from societal laws.
SC.6.N.3.3 Give several examples of scientific laws.
SC.6.N.3.1 Recognize and explain that a scientific theory is a well-supported and widely accepted explanation of nature and is not simply a claim posed by an individual. Thus, the use of the term theory in science is very different than how it is used in everyday life
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
• describe a scientific law as a description of a specific relationship under given conditions in the natural world or a prediction of an outcome to some phenomenon. Give examples of scientific laws.
• describe how societal laws are different from scientific laws
• describe a scientific theory as an explanation asto why the outcome happens
• recognize and explain what a theory is and how a theory is used in science versus how theory is used differently in everyday life
Scientific Method Lab Stations
Scientific Method Quiz
Independent VS. Dependent Variables
Lab Stations Due