What Do You See - Observation and Inference: Alice & Bob

Students are introduced to the concepts of observation and inference through two brief animated videos. They are then encouraged to design, practice, and perform a simple trick that uses inference to fool their classmates.

Includes:

  • Lesson plans: What Do You See - Observation and Inference: Alice and Bob
  • Videos: What Keeps Us Stuck to the Earth? Why is it Dark at Night? (each video approx. 1 min)
  • Activities: Alice and Bob in Wonderland (worksheet)

(Note: all lesson plans and worksheets provided as PDFs and modifiable MS Word documents)

Intended Audience: Middle School (Gr 5-8), Junior High (Gr 9-10)
Lesson Topics: Astronomy, Gravity, Process of Science
Price: Free