Scientific Processes  - Crossword Puzzle

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1.     steps used to solve a problem or answer a question, the scientific ____
5.     visual used to display data
7.     interpretation of an event that happened based on prior knowledge or observations
9.     a statement or an assertion, example: "Vitamin C can cure a cold."
10.   information gathered from observations and often recorded
11.   a summary statement that describes evidence gathered, often supports or rejects a hypothesis
12.   using the five senses to study something


2.     a procedure designed to test a hypothesis
3.     a statement that can be tested with experimentation
4.     a condition you change in an experiment, the manipulated ____
6.     a body of knowledge that explains the natural world
8.     facts or information used to support a claim

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Investigation - Heat Storage and Loss - Use a jar and different types of insulation to explore how heat is lost and which materials are better insulators (Key, TpT)