Category Archives: middle school science competitions

Find information about the latest science competitions for middle school students.

 What is a good science fair project for an 8th grader?  Finding a good project for a science fair is not always easy to do. This is because the project not only has to be generally interesting and innovative, but it also has to be grade appropriate or better. This means that turning in a…
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 What are the pros and cons of wind energy?  Wind energy has been slated as one of the clean, low cost energy sources to replace fossil fuels over the next century. While wind energy has been thought of as a good and health energy source there are some drawbacks that need to be taken into…
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Lately I have been focusing my blogs on science news that kids may find interesting and that teachers can use to create science demonstrations and science fair projects. However, I’d like to turn your attentions to science competitions that your students can enter. As a kid I loved to enter these contests. I found that…
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