Assignment 10:
The Abstract



The abstract is a very brief synopsis of the entire science project. It must be 250 words or less. The abstract (as is all of the research) is written in the third person and should include:
  • The purpose of the experiment.
  • Brief explanation of how the experiment was performed.
  • Brief explanation of the results.
  • Brief conclusion.

Please review the following examples to give you a better idea of how to write an abstract:


To complete this assignment:

  • Start a new Google document:
  • Open your school Google Docs account (a link is available on the Wiscasset High School home page)
  • Click on "Create new"
  • Scroll down to: "Document"
  • Scroll down to: "Save"
  • Name this document with your name - "Abstract "
  • Save this document
  • Type your abstract following the description above.
  • When you have completed the Abstract for your display board, please share it with me: sperkins@svrsu-whs.org