Sixth graders had a science experiment. We wanted to find out how yeast carries out the process of nutrition. We used 3 empty bottles, some yeast, some warm water and some sugar.
The process we followed was:
- First, we labeled the bottles (one with yeast and water, one with yeast and sugar and one with yeast, water and sugar.
- Then we filled in the three bottles.
- Next, we put a balloon on top of each bottle.
After waiting some time…. What happened? Which balloon had inflated the most? Why? How does yeast carry out the function of nutrition?
First we thought of a hypothesis