Contains an explanation on the scientific method using "What type of music will make a plant grow best?" as an example. Start at 4:46 if you want to skip some of the historical background.
Class demonstration to introduce the steps of the scientific method, focusing on developing hypotheses.
A lesson plan that uses the scientific method to study paper airplanes.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Scientific Method.
To encourage students to generate questions, activate their prior knowledge, and collect information to answer their own questions using a Question and Answer Table.
To define and analyze the processes of a concept and build a step-by-step process using a Flow Chart.
Describes the importance and limitations of the scientific method as we learn evermore about the universe.
Students will learn about current scientific research connecting Terrestrial Gamma Rays with lightning, explore the two ways that scientists are collecting this data,participate in a weather prediction simulation, and analyze the stage of the scientific method that this research is currently in.
Free power point presentation for teachers to use for the classroom about the scientific method. The concept is broken down and there are activities to do whilst teaching the scientific method.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Scientific Method, Development of Hypotheses, and Testing Hypotheses. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Curious about how real people use the scientific method in real life? At this link, select the "What is the Scientific Method?" lesson to learn how each step of the scientific method is critical to better understanding the world around us. (This activity looks at how solving a crime scene mystery is similar to using the scientific method.)
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Scientific Method.