Group 1: What is Dirtier Cell Phone or Toilet Seat? and Stop the Population Explosion!
This information involves cleanliness and hygiene. The first short Article from ABC News asks the question what is dirtier a cell phone or toilet seat? It is a good conversation starter for sure and just might surprise you. The following pages describe an experiment done by the Department of Health to help restaurants use proper techniques and stop spreading illness. Use the Stop the Population Explosion part of this reading selection as ideas for your lab on Friday. You will have some control over what/how you study what is dirtiest in our school. Complete the following Google Form as you read.
Group 2: Poisoned Picnic
This information is the start of a whodunit mystery. The introductory information found in this article needs to be analyzed in order to find out who, what, where, when, why, how the victims were poisoned. Yes, this has to do with bacteria. To complete this activity will take some logical thinking skills, as well as problem solving, attention to small details and organization of facts. I have complete faith that you can do it! Use the Google Form to help you organize your thoughts. On Friday I will provide you with the additional information you request. Happy Sleuthing!! By the way your prediction can be done after you read, so that it makes a little more sense.