Education Technology

Getting Started with the Fundamental Topics of Science App

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

The Fundamental Topics in Science App provides information and activities to help students explore and understand topics in Middle School and Secondary Science.

Each topic consists of overviews, observations, and appropriate activities. This activity focuses on significant figures and accuracy and precision.

Before the Activity

  • Review the activity PDF file
  • Make copies of the activity PDF file for your class
  • During the Activity

    Students will:

  • Explore significant figures through interactive display of content.
  • Practice the information just seen through fun activities.


  • Directions:
  • Distribute the student activity sheets
  • Follow the procedures as outlined
  • After the Activity

    As a class, review student progress, discussing questions that appeared to be more challenging, and re-teaching as needed.