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Scientific Inquiry Anchor Papers

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The following examples of student work may be used for teacher training, informational documents, scoring practice with students, or for other uses. To view the work samples (with Adobe Acrobat Reader) External Link, click on the title in quotes (Ex.: "Magnetic Pole"). To look at the scores and read the justification for scores, click on the “Scores and Justification” link below the sample being viewed.

If you have comments or questions, or if you have student work you would like to share (and have parent/student permission PDF Document), please contact Kathleen Vanderwall Email Leslie Phillips.

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Grade 3 "Rockets - 2" (Physical Science)
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"Rockets - 3" (Physical Science)
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"Rockets - 1" (Physical Science)
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    "Blowing Cotton Balls" (Physical Science)
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Benchmark 2 "Magnetic Pole" (Physical Science)
Scores and Justification

"Magnetic Fields" (Physical Science)
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"Magnets" (Physical Science)
Scores and Justification

  "Seeds: Lima and Corn" (Life Science)
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"Seeds in Light and Dark" (Life Science)
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"Hole in Straw" (Physical Science)
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  "My Right Hand" (Life Science)
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"Pendulum" (Physical Science)
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"Size of Cotton Ball" (Physical Science)
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  "Erosion" (Earth Science)
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  "Erosion" (Earth Science)
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Benchmark 3 "Walking Snails" (Life Science)
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"Pond Water" (Life Science)
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"My Pond Water" (Life Science)
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  "Water Rocket 117" (Physical Science)
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"Car Experiment" (Physical Science)
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"Pond Water 229" (Life Science)
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  "Water Rocket 198" (Physical Science)
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  "Water Rocket 82" (Physical Science)
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  "Isopod Experiment" (Life Science)
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High School "Penny Lab/Matter in Pennies" (Physical Science)
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"Fluid Force" (Physical Science)
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"Penny Lab" (Physical Science)
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  "Circadian Rhythm" (Life Science)
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"Circadian Rhythm" (Life Science)
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"Enzymes 451" (Life Science)
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  "Reading Rate" (Life Science)
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"Enzymes 449" (Life Science)
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"Enzymes 468" (Life Science)
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    "Enzymes 507" (Life Science)
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    "Cardiovascular Homeostasis" (Life Science)
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