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imageRutherford's enlarged: A content embedded NOS activity
Students reason about a model of Ernst Rutherford's famous experiment supporting the idea of the atomic nucleus. They differentiate between observation and inference and see the role of creativity in the process of science.

Grade: 9-12

Source: Abd-El-Khalick, Fouad

Resource type: lab activity

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