Here are the Steps to the Scientific Method
Problem: Is the question you are trying to solve. It is always written as a QUESTION and therefore ends with a question mark. (?)
Background Information: Collect information about the question. Conduct research. This will help you make a hypothesis.
Hypothesis: An educated guess, you have made according to the background information you have collected through research.
Materials: All the supplies you need to set up the experiment.
Procedure: The steps you will follow to complete the experiment. Steps should be numbered and begin with a verb.
Independent variable: The one thing that you are testing. It is in the experimental group, but not in the control group.
Constants: All the things that you keep the same between the experimental and control group.
Observations: The information you collect by conducting the experiment.
Conclusion:A possible answer to the problem.