The Scientific Method

The Steps of the Scientific Method 1. Ask a question/find the problem

2. Think about what you already know

3. Make an observation and think about what it means

4. Make a hypothesis (a prediction of what will happen)

5. Plan and conduct an experiment

6. Make it a fair test, including one variable

7. Record observations

8. Analyse (evaluate) data (information)

9. Make your conclusion (answer your question and find the solution to your problem)