Project in Science IV Physics
- an investigation about a
- a problem-solving
THE GOALS OF
MAKING AN IP?
Stimulate interest in Science
Share what you have learned
to discuss a certain topic.
Application of concepts
Uses scientific method
What is Research?
Language & Style
Phases of Conducting an
Parts of a Scientific Research Paper
Table of Contents
A. Background of the Study
B. Statement of the Problem
D. Significance of the Study
E. Scope and Limitation
F. Definition of Terms
CHAPTER II- REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE
CHAPTER IV-RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
B. Analysis of Data
CHAPTER V- CONCLUSION
-searching for theory,
testing a theory or
solving a problem
-systematic because it
follows certain steps or
• identification of the problem
• relating this problem with theories
• collection of data
• analysis and interpretation
• drawing conclusions
• integration of conclusions into
the stream of knowledge
Language and Style
1. The language expression of a research report is
2. Simplicity, conciseness and straightforwardness
are main characteristics of scientific writing.
3. There is also a need for consistency in the
terms used and in the form of expression.
4. There must be continuity from chapter to
chapter & from section to section.
5. The language and style should reflect the
rules in grammar, correct spelling & correct
punctuation. Passive voice of the verb should
6. The first person is not used in order that the
not become personal. The words, I, MY, ME &
should be avoided.
7. Description of methodology should be in the
(except in the proposal). Regarding numbers
begin a sentence, these numbers should
Phases of Conducting an
PHASE I : THE PROPOSAL (20 points)
The proposal is a detailed written plan of how the
project will be done. It is like designing an experiment.
Since it is yet to be done, the future tense of the verb is
PHASE II: THE INVESTIGATION (20 points)
As soon as your proposal is approved you
can now start investigating. Your procedure
will be your guide. Keep track of all your
observations and data by placing them on a
table. Document also your works by
photographs, videos, etc.
PHASE III. THE OUTPUT (60 points)
After conducting the investigation you are now ready
to organize your gathered data and present your findings.
The output has three levels:
1. THE WRITTEN REPORT (20 points)
A recall of all the things you did to solve your
problem. The mode of the verb is in the past
2. THE EXHIBIT (20 points)
It is a showcase of your IP mounted on a
board. It must attract viewers so that they may
get interested to your IP.
THE ORAL DEFENSE (20 points)
You will present your work to a panel of judges
and they will ask you questions about your
xample of the Time Table:
1. Submission of Problem and
2. Submission of Chapter 1
Feb 18 Final Paper
3. Submission of Chapter 2
Feb 325-28 Exhibit Nov 19
4. Submission of Chapter
5. Investigation Period
6. Submission of Chapter 4
7. Submission of Chapters 5&6
Table of Contents,
Research Methods (Revised Edition)by Consuelo Sevilla et.
Rex Publishing House
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