Middle School Acid Rain & Seed Germination Science Fair Project

Effects of Acid Rain on Seed Germination Middle School Science Fair Project

The objective if the middle school acid rain and seed germination science fair project experiment is to examine the effect of acid rain and its components on seed germination, and compare it with the effect of untreated water. What is acid rain? Acid rain is a byproduct of air pollution. Third Place Hypothesis My hypotheses […]

Science Fair Project Verbal Presentations

How to Give a Science Fair Verbal Presentation

The final element of a winning science fair project is a good verbal presentation. There are two verbal presentations that you will need to plan ahead for. The first is the impromptu presentation that you make to individuals that approach your project at the science fair and there is the formal presentation that you make […]

Guppy Inheritance Science Fair Project Report

Guppy Inheritance Science Fair Project Report

Peter’s Guppy Inheritance Science Fair Project tested to find out if a black male guppy and yellow/green female mated… would it result in black male and yellow/green female offspring. 9th Grade PA, USA Background Info The guppy (Poecilia reticulata) is a very popular freshwater fish for aquariums. The guppy can range in size from 2.5 […]

Can you change the rate of a chemical reaction by changing the particle size of the reactants?

Can you change the rate of a chemical reaction by changing the particle size of the reactants?

Question: This question came from a 13 yr old student. Answer: The answer to her question is yes. Many chemical reactions will increase proportionally to the surface area of the particle. The more surface exposed, the faster the reaction can occur. An example that comes to mind; mixing Alka Seltzer with water creates a chemical […]

Wind Turbine Science Fair Olympiad Winning Experiment

Wind Turbine Science Fair Olympiad Winning Experiment

Read about the awareness that Erik brought forward with his wind turbine science fair project Olympiad winning experiment for Paying It Forward. ErikAge 10 East Bridgewater, MA US Winner of the Super Science Fair Contest This year I chose to present the concept and workings of a wind turbine for my science fair project. One […]

Musical Beans Science Fair Projects Report

Musical Beans Science Fair Projects

Will Justin’s musical beans science fair projects prove that Rock ‘N Roll music makes beans grow the best? Name: Justin Age: 10 Saskatchewan, Canada Name of Project: “Beans, Beans, The Musical Fruit” HYPOTHESIS My hypothesis is that the rock music will make the beans grow and produce the best. “A hypothesis must compare two variables. […]

Beat winter boredom by building interactive robots…

Coding Interactive Robots

This year instead of letting your kids spend hours in front of the television or telling you how bored they are, give them the opportunity to create, experiment and to develop their science skills by learning how to code interactive robots. One of the best ways to do this is with the Mech-5 Programmable Mechanical […]

Kaboom Science Fair Project

Kaboom Science Fair Project

I did the kaboom science fair project because I wanted to know how water flows into water. So I did this experiment. I did not come up with the experiment there is a science kit and there was the experiment in that science kit. Tej 6th Grade Dublin, OH Hypothesis Hot water will explode when […]

3D Skeleton and model kits for making the holidays interesting…

3D Skeleton and Model Kits

If your kids are interested in science then consider providing them with 3D skeleton and model kits that will allow them to assemble skeletons and 3D models. Keeping the kids busy over Thanksgiving or winter break is a challenge that most parents dread. If your kids are interested in science then consider providing them with […]

Science fair experiments with balloons and rockets

Balloon Rocket Science Fair Experiments

Science fair experiments with balloons and rockets can tackle several science topics. You can develop physics science fair projects that look at propulsion systems or the physics of rocket aerodynamics. No matter what you are interested in you will have fun working on these experiments. Have fun with the following sample projects! Does the size […]