Why does a dog pant? (task) © Siemens Stiftung 2017 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Why does a dog pant? (task)

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Worksheet:
Why do dogs pant on hot days or during exertion? Task with a contextual scenario.

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2017-09-28
A short story leads to the task’s question; It is hot, and when Ronja takes the dog for a walk, the dog breathes quickly and its tongue hangs way out. Ronja is concerned. The students should then answer the question: Why does a dog pant?
Incremental hints for answering this task are available under “Why does a dog pant? (hints for printing)” or “Why does a dog pant? (interactive hints)” on the media portal of the Siemens Stiftung. The worksheet includes QR codes for using the interactive hints and viewing the solution.
Explanations of the experiment for the teacher are found in “Why does a dog pant? (teacher information).”
Worksheet (printable)
Biology; Physics
Grade 5 to 6; Grade 7 to 9; Grade 10 to 13
Middle/high school
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