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Found 2 resources at the 3-5 grade level for the concept: Problem-solving and decision-making benefit from a scientific approach.

imageMystery boxes for grades 3-5
Working in groups, students pose explanations (hypotheses) for what they are observing and are asked to test their hypotheses. These procedures have been modified from Mystery Boxes: Uncertainty and Collaboration by Jean Beard.

Audience: 3-5

Source: Janulaw, Sharon

Resource type: classroom activity

imageTennis shoe detectives
Students make observations, examine data, and form hypotheses about a set of footprints and what they can tell us.

Audience: 3-5

Source: Heindel, Sharon

Resource type: classroom activity

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