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Biology- Week Two

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High School Biology

Week 2 April 6-10

 Topic:  Analyzing and Interpreting Scientific Data 

Learning Objectives:  

  • I can interpret data represented in graphs
  • I can use data as evidence to support a claim

Lessons and Student Instructions  

Lesson 1:  Watch the video lesson “Using Data to Justify Claims” (Khan Academy) and take the practice quiz. 

-OR- 

Complete the At Home Learning Packet “Analyzing and Interpreting Scientific Data” 

Video Lesson  

Using Data to Justify Claims (Khan Academy)  

Practice quiz: Scientific method and analyzing data 

At Home Learning Packet 

Analyzing and Interpreting Scientific Data 

Lesson 2:  Choose one of the following applications and follow the prompts in the box: 

  • Interpreting Graphs
  • Science Articles
Interactive Video 

Extension 

Design a simple experiment to answer the question “How does ____ affect reaction time?” Choose a variable to test and measure your reaction time with an online tool. Record your data and create a graph.  What claim can you make based on the data? 

Supplemental Video 

Watch this video for additional explanation or practice as needed: 

Beginner’s Guide to Graphing (Bozeman Science) 

Application: Interpreting Graphs  

Complete the practice problems: 

Interpreting Graphs 

Application:  Science Articles 

Choose an “Analyze This” article that interests you.  Read the article and complete the Data Dig questions found at the end

Application: Interactive Video 

Watch the interactive video about an experiment on the effect of fungicides on bumblebees and respond to the prompts in the video 

Bumblebees and Fungicide – Interactive Video 

Vocabulary

Claim – a statement or assertion that something is true 

Data – information collected during an experiment (the results of an experiment) 

Evidence – facts/data used to support a claim or conclusion
 
 Graph – a visual display of data (example: bar graph, line graph, pie graph) 

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