Scientific Inquiry Links:
ScienceStuff: The Scientific Method
This site provides an explanation of each component of the scientific
Steps of the Scienrtific Method
This site has a detailed explanation with examples of each step in the
The Scientific Method of Problem Solving
This page gives a brief overview of five steps of the scientific method:
stating a problem, forming and testing a hypothesis, collecting and analyzing data, and drawing conclusion. Find out difference between scientific theory and law.
Shodor Interactive Activities
Here is a large collection of interactive math and science activities which demonstrate many concepts of inquiry. Scroll down near end to find probability, statistic and data activities.
NASA Education Resources
Many labs that students can create at home are provided by NASA. Lots of fun experiments!
Quia: Scientific Method Interactive Games
This site has interactive games about the scientific method. Includes
matching, flash cards, and concentration.
Virtual Lab: Practicing a controlled experiment, interactive lab
Scientific Method Lab: Learn the process with an interactive activity
Scientific Method Labs
This interactive lab teaches what the scientific method is, how it has been
used by scientists and others, and how it is applied to history of astronomy.
Includes short exercises.
BBC: The Scientific Method
This article describes four-step of a scientific method, examples on how
scientific method has been used, and cases against scientific method. Find out how the scientific method is used to support or refute an existing theory.
SEED Science Project Inquiry Ideas
Here is a website packed with science investigation ideas for students, teachers and parents. Something for everyone!