Monday, 10 August 2015

Writing an Explanation - Homework task

Following on from our discussion in class today, here is the outline of our explanation for our experiment.

Structure your writing to include the following information:

  • the purpose of our experiment - We wanted to find out...(how the plains, like the Taieri plains were made/created/formed)
  • how we did this - To do this we carried out an experiment using... 
  • what we observed - We noticed that... (the murky/dirty/silty water began to clear...Layers of...)
  • what we think - We think this happened because (the heavy particles sank quickly/rapidly and began to settle...)
  • conclusions about our observations - Over time we think that...This links in with how the plains are created because...
Have a go writing your explanation! I look forward to seeing them tomorrow!

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