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Scientific Method

The Scientific Method is a process for experimentation that is used to answer questions and explore observations. Introduce your students to the scientific method and create a framework for science inquiry in the classroom.

Introduction to the Scientific Method
Visit our overview page for a brief explanation of the seven steps of the Scientific Method.

  Using the Scientific Method
Read our Science Fair Project Guide for a step by step guide on how to use the scientific method to complete a science project.

Project Ideas & Activities
Visit our Project Ideas page for hundreds of project ideas using the scientific method. These projects can either be used for student-initiated inquiry or adapted for use in structured or guided inquiry in the classroom.

  Classroom Resources
Visit our Teacher Resources page for printable versions of our scientific method overview and step by step guide. Register for a free classroom poster, while supplies last!
Free science fair projects.