Testing Predictions About Produce
An important part of the science process is allowing youth to make and record predictions then test those predictions to find the results. Listen as Mr. Allen encourages and supports youth as they test their predictions, sometimes with imperfect results, and reinforce the understanding that scientists and engineers learn from testing and re-testing.
Research suggests: Frontline staff and volunteers provide encouragement to keep trying and support to youth who try out new skills with imperfect results, errors, or failure and help them problem-solve and correct their mistakes. (SPQA)