Presentation on theme: "What is Science? 4 Read pages 6 and 7 in the textbook. Define the following terms. observing- Inferring- Predicting List the 5 attitudes of a scientist."— Presentation transcript:
What is Science? 4 Read pages 6 and 7 in the textbook. Define the following terms. observing- Inferring- Predicting List the 5 attitudes of a scientist.
Definitions Observing- using one or more of your senses to gather information. Inferring- when you explain or interpret the things you observe. Predicting making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on past experience or evidence.
5 Attitudes of a Scientist Curiosity Honesty Open-mindedness Skepticism Creativity
Video notes Observed-Utzi was 5,300 years old Inferred-arrowhead in his back tells that he was murdered Predicted- his clothing made them think that he was a shepherd Modeled – reenacted activity with similar clothing and determined that he probably was not a shepherd.
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