Teaching Resource

Design Your Own Experiment Worksheet

PDF, Word | 11 pages|Grades: 2 - Upper - 6

A worksheet to develop students’ ability to design fair, scientific experiments.

Use this worksheet when exploring how to design a science experiment in accordance with the scientific method and fair testing guidelines.

Students use the teaching resource to assist them complete the steps required when conducting a science experiment. This Science worksheet could be used as teacher-led, guided or independent activity or even as an assessment piece.

A worked example has been included to help scaffold the task.

  National Curriculum Curriculum alignment

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  • Added a 'Student Editable' Microsoft Word version.

    Addition by Tom (Teach Starter) Sep 8th, 2020

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