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It's Raining Cats and Dogs...and Fish and Frogs...and Birds

Using a recent event, this example illustrates some useful attributes of the nature of science and its approach to questions.

Grade Level: Middle School (6-8)
Curriculum Topic Benchmarks: S14.3.2, S14.3.4, S14.4.1, S14.4.2, S15.2.5, S15.3.4, S15.3.5, S15.4.3
Subject Keywords: Nature of science, Scientific Method, testable questions, testing, cause-and-effect, myth-busters

Author(s): Lin Chambers
PUMAS ID: 01_28_11_1
Date Received: 2011-01-28
Date Revised: 2011-04-25
Date Accepted: 2011-04-10

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