Tag: chirps

  • Investigation:  What Factors Affect Cricket Chirps?

    Investigation: What Factors Affect Cricket Chirps?

    One of my favorite scientific method activities was a project that used a flash simulation to investigate cricket chirps and how the frequency is affected by temperature, humidity and wind speed. ¬†Unfortunately, flash is no longer supported by modern browsers. ¬† This alternative assignment asks students to listen (and count) cricket chirps, create a data…