Science Fair Project Experiments: Collecting Your Data

Last week we designed our science fair project’s experiment, and this week we are going to complete the experiment. During this step of the scientific method you will be doing two things, (1) completing your experiments and (2) collecting data. This step can take anywhere from a few minutes to several months depending on the […]

Science Experiment Designs

If you have been following this blog this month then you have already learned how to develop a hypothesis and how to conduct your background research. This week we are moving on to the next step in the scientific method, designing your experiment. This step is one that you need to pay close attention to, […]

The Scientific Method: Background Research for Science Fair Projects

Last week we talked about developing your science fair project’s hypothesis. This week we will be discussing how to conduct the background research for your project. This is an activity that needs to be done both before you create your hypothesis and after you develop your hypothesis. No matter if you are working on 24-hour […]

Developing a Hypothesis for Your Super Science Fair Projects

During the month of August we will be going over each step of the scientific method. Each week we will tackle a different component. This week we are going to talk about developing a hypothesis. Super science fair projects needs a great hypothesis. Your hypothesis is basically a prediction of what will happen or a […]

24-hour Science Fair Projects for When You Are in a Hurry

This week I’d like to start a new blog series on science fair project ideas. This week I’ll be talking about ideas for 24-hour science fair projects that involve cell phones and elliptical machines. Both of these items can be found in many homes, at school or at a local store. The first science fair […]

Complete Chemistry Science Fair Projects During a Wedding Weekend

The summer is already half over, however, most people are still planning their vacations and special events. This year if you are planning on attending a wedding during your child’s summer vacation plan ahead to put together learning activities that will keep them entertained before, during and after the ceremony. The first activity that you […]

Children’s Educational Toys and Science Fair Science Kits

Summer is when we all get a little more active. If you are looking for ideas for your middle school science fair projects then consider looking at your summer activities using science fair science kits. For example, you can examine the mechanics of your summer sports, you can look at why your boat stays afloat […]

Composition of a Medieval Replica Sword: Inspiration for Science Fair Projects

Over the last several weeks we have talked about fun summer activities that you can do while on summer vacation. Today I’d like to continue this discussion by talking about Medieval science fair projects that you can do this summer. These projects will not only hone your science skills, but they will also help you […]

Parents and College: Getting the Most Out of Summer Vacation

Summer is my favorite time of year. It is the perfect time of year to really expand your horizons as a student of life. However, it is also the perfect time of year to prepare for your fall science fair projects. One activity that you will have a ball doing that will help you come […]

Kids Science Fair Projects: Science Fiction or Science Fact?

This week I’d like us all to think outside of the box when thinking up terrific science fair projects. To do this I’d like you to think about your favorite science fiction novel or television series. What theories and concepts do these sources use that have yet to be applied to modern living. For example, […]