This 12 page resource is a generic science investigation packet for grades 3-4. The inquiry guides the student through the six steps of the scientific method.
1) Investigating Properties
3) Making a plan
4) Determining the Investigative Question
5) Prediction and Data Collection
6) Writing a conclusion based on the data.
This resource consists of an introduction, simple and clear step-by-step directions on how to use the packet, a three page student investigation packet, a blank graphing grid, a property word list, an optional student checklist and a four point grading rubric for the teacher. It can be used with most any science investigation you complete in your classroom. Download the preview version for samples of the pages.
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