Scientific Method

the steps scientists take to solve problems

By: Maggie Selman

Step 1.

First, think of a problem and what you know about that issue.

Step 2.

Now do a little research about the problem.

Step 3. Use your research and what you know to create a hypothesis. (a testable idea)

Step 4. Come up with a step by step experiment you can use to test your hypothesis.

Step 5.

Collect and record data from the experiment. (include things like observations and measurements)

Step 6.

Record your observations.

Step 7.

Look over and process the data.

Step 8. Share your conclusions with others