Assignment 6 - Prior Research
During this assignment you will be researching other scientific studies that may be similar to your science experiment. Research what other scientists have done and what they have learned.

Locate THREE different science studies that are similar to your science project. For each citation include:

  • The name(s) of the scientists.
  • The date(s) that the work was published.
  • A brief description of how they performed their experiment.
  • A brief explanation of the data they collected.
  • A brief explanation of their conclusion.

To complete this assignment:
  • Open your school Google Docs account (a link is available on the Wiscasset High School home page)
  • Click on "Create new"
  • Scroll down to: "from template"
  • Scroll down to: "Prior Research Template"
  • Click on "Use this template"
  • Click on "File"
  • Scroll down to: "Rename"
  • Rename this document by removing "Copy of" and replacing it with your name
  • Save this document



This template provides you with three boxes for information about three different science experiments. Please use correct MLA citations and not just the URL for the website you used to acquire the information. Write the information in complete sentences.

  • Locate three similar projects/experiments to your own.
  • Provide brief but thorough information as listed in the bullets above
  • Share the information with me: sperkins@svrsu-whs.org