Tools of Science

Tools of Science

Author: Kerry McQuarrie

This lesson is intended to familiarize middle school students with the tools they will use in science class.

Laboratory glassware has distinct uses. When measuring exact quantities, one would use a graduated cylinder. Erlenmeyer flasks and beakers are used for mixing and heating but not when an exact volume must be measured.

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A brief overview of the equipment used in a middle school science lab.

Source: Kerry McQuarrie

Tools of Science Notes

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Source: Kerry McQuarrie