Scientific Planning Worksheet Created by Mme. Johnson Eric Langton Elementary, Maple Ridge Due Date: April 10th, 2006 Scientific Method A science project is an investigation using the scientific method to discover the answer to a scientific problem. Before starting your project, you need to understand the scientific method. there scientific method knowledge. Students should complete and turn in Come Fly with Us before leaving. 4. Distribute Scientific Method Practice 1, and have students read and answer the questions for homework. Students are to return the completed questions the following class period. Day 2 1.

9. The first step of the scientific method is to define or identify the ? . 10. Sometimes scientists make a mistake, or ? , and need to do an experiment again. 11. The ? variable is the part of the experiment that is affected by the independent variable. 12. After the experiment, scientists organize and ? the data. 13. Steps to the Scientific Method Name: _____ Date: _____ Your teacher has just announced that there’s going to be a science fair this year, and that your project needs to follow the scientific method—the step-by-step process that scientists follow when they perform an experiment.