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The Scientific Process
Hypothesize  -->  Conduct  -->  Analyze  -->  Compare  -->  Conclude

The Process
Hypothesis
I. Develop a Hypothesis
Students formulate a hypothesis prior to conducting the experiment.
Conduct
II. Conduct the Experiment
Students from each class collect water samples from local fresh water sources.
Analyze
III. Analyze the Data
Students identify the micro and macro organisms using microscopes, reference books, and the Internet.
Compare
IV. Compare the Results - Unique & Compelling
Students share their findings using the Internet via e-mail & class web pages.
Conclude
V. Determine a Conclusion - Unique & Compelling
The participating classes develop conclusions based on the joint results.
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