This is a great packet that allows students to take responsibility for their own science experiment! Each page guides students step by step through the stages in the scientific process.
When I taught third grade, we used this for students to work independently until I was able to come help them. We focused on the research part (this was a huge research paper for us as well) and this helped keep them organized. It was easy for me to grade and the judges at our school science fair loved how easy it was to find all the information!
Included are the following pages, with descriptions of each in student friendly wording:
-topic & question