Inquiry-based Investigations Into Pond Water Microorganisms

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  • Aug 13 2010 8:09 AM

    MaryRose Lovgren

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In these two Access Excellence activities, students investigate the microorganisms found in pond water. In the first activity they use water samples and microscopes to identify and observe various pond microbes. Next, they conduct an experiment to test the effectiveness of various culture techniques for microorganisms.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: Ecology & Ecosystems, Science, Life Sciences

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Cooperative Learning