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Dark Matter

Main Core Tie

Science - Chemistry
Standard 1 Objective 1

Time Frame

1 class periods of 60 minutes each

Group Size



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Students will learn about scientific method through the use of an article on dark matter.


Instructional Procedures

  1. Have students fill out the "before" section on the opinionaire.
  2. Assign the "Dark Matter" reading and have students fill out the "after" section the opinionaire. While students are filling out the "after" sections, ask them to underline the sections of the reading that support their answers and then discuss their answers with a partner or group.
  3. Assign the final question as a conclusion.


Lesson Design by Jordan School District Teachers and Staff.

Created: 12/09/2014
Updated: 02/03/2018