LO – To evaluate how effective a range of variables were in slowing down falling objects.
Evaluation and reflection are important processes within your investigation. Evaluating your investigation so far will help you to identify positives and areas for improvement.
You must answer the following questions in detail and use full sentences.
What went well during your investigation of different materials yesterday?
What did not go as well as expected?
Which material was the most effective at slowing the falling object and why?
How could you improve your design?
What changes do you need to make to your parachute and why?
What other observations did you make from your investigation that may help you improve your design?