Lesson Plan

Grades 9-12

Acid Tests

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Several class periods

SUBJECTS: Math, Science

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Water Pollution

Resource Overview

Students test different pH solutions on radish seeds to determine the optimal level for seed germination and use the results to identify effects of acid rain.

Students will be able to:
  • Determine the acidity of a substance by testing with pH paper.
  • Measure and graph the results of a lab experiment with radish seeds.
  • Compare the effects of different levels of acidity on seed germination and plant growth.

Features of This Resource

  • Students practice lab preparation and experiment management
  • Lesson great for environmental science
  • Lab worksheet provided offers clear step-by-step instructions and a means for recording data

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This lesson plan must be purchased as part of a lesson packet or as part of a full curriculum that is available in our store.

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