Ice Core Secrets
Yes, ice is frozen moisture or water, but what types of water might become frozen? What bodies of ice might one find in the world? What's so special about ice that scientists would want to study it? What does ice tell us? Are there differences in ice or is ice just ice? If there are differences, what do you suppose might cause them? What are these characteristics?
What type of ice and characteristics or properties of ice do you want for your coke or soda? Why?
You will make a poster of the ice core you made and discuss your findings with the class. Along with your poster, you will hand in your journal with a self-evaluation page/s that include a list of your learnings.
Discussions Questions/Extensions ......
What are the conditions that influence the layering of ice? That influences the properties of ice? Elaborate on these conditions and what they do.
What are the ways in which ice can be different or similar? Describe the properties of ice. Does the ages of ice influence its characteristics? Why or why not? Describe and explain.
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