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The inquiry lab activities presented at the recent National Science Teachers' Association conference by Ron Thompson are listed below: The teachers' set-up information is included at the end of each activity. The files are PDF files that can be printed for use in your classroom.
Click on any of the five activities:You will need to return to this page to select each new lab activity. Each can be printed.
These activities are from Ron Thompson's copyrighted high school curriculum, Biology: As Scientific Inquiry, adopted in over 37 states. Those visiting this site are granted permission to use the activities for their students only.
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