What Do you See: Potato Candle

Guided by a teacher-led demonstration, students refine their scientific skills as they explore the difference between observation and inference.

Includes:

  • Lesson plans: What Do You See - Potato Candle
  • Activities: What Do You See? (worksheet)
  • Teacher-provided Materials: potato, almond slivers, paring knife, apple corer, paper towel, matches or lighter

(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: Process of Science
Price: Free