A meaningful graphic organizer that introduces and covers the Scientific Method. In this lesson on the scientific method, each student will create a 7-door graphic organizer that lists the seven main parts of the scientific method (one part per door) then includes meaningful facts inside each door about the step of the scientific method.
The seven doors of the scientific method covered here: define the problem, form the hypothesis and make observations, plan the investigation, identify the variables, collect and organize data, interpret data and analyze information, and defend conclusions.
There certainly is a creative component to this graphic organizer on the scientific method, but above all, the aim is to get your students to apply and understand how the scientific method works.
Plenty of flexibility is built into this scientific method graphic organizer on the scientific method so you can make changes to the text that would make you more comfortable with this lesson on the scientific method.
Key terms: scientific method, problem, hypothesis, prediction, plan, variables, data, interpret, conclude