Inquiry-Oriented Physics Labs
- The teacher candidate will give five distinguishing characteristics between
inquiry and cookbook labs.
- The teacher candidate will explain what labs should include to
qualify them as inquiry-oriented labs.
- The teacher candidate will describe requirements for a generic lab report.
- The teacher candidate will characterize a proper scoring rubric for a generic
Cookbook Labs versus Inquiry Labs
Inquiry - What Physics Lab Activities Should Include
Requirements for Generic Lab
Scoring Rubric for Generic Lab Reports
Cookbook Lab Example
Inquiry-Oriented Physics Lab Examples (MSWord files):
- Constant Motion
- Ballistic Pendulum
- Momentum and Energy
- Newton's Second Law
- Projectile Motion
- Moment of Inertia
- Harmonic Oscillator
- Resistance Relationships