Thursday 05-JAN-12
Goals:
1. Get approval for Purpose Statement.
*Purpose should be testable
*Purpose should include independent and dependent variables
*Purpose should be inclusive of both summer and winter conditions

2. Research background information
*Enough background should be found to support a hypothesis
*The null hypothesis is perfectly acceptable

3. State Hypothesis
*Hypothesis should reflect the purpose statement
*Purpose should include independent and dependent variables
*Purpose should be inclusive of both summer and winter conditions

4. Create a rough draft for your experimental design
*Choose a box (label the box)
*Determine what materials you are going to need
*Give me the list of things you will have difficulty bringing in
*If you have time, you can run a rough trial to work out logistics of data collection