2010 SCIENCE FAIR
Science Fair: (Suggested Dates)
Nov. 16th -30th (Topic) Dec. 1st-4th (Problem Statement & Hypothesis) Dec. 7th-11th (Materials & Procedure) Dec. 14th – 18th (Research) Jan. 5th – 8th (Experiment & Observations) Jan. 11th – 15th (Results & Conclusion) Jan. 19th – 28th (Display Board) Feb. 1, 2010 (Projects due)
Feb. 3rd – 5th (School Science Fair) Feb. 20, 2010 (County Fair)
Part 1 Title - Explains what the experiment is about. Can be creative, fun, and interesting.
Statement - What do
we want to find out?
Hypothesis – What do you think you will find out? A guess/prediction.
Background information about your topic. You may use: Internet Encyclopedias Books Magazines.
Part 2 Research – Background information. Bibliography – References used. Materials - What was used. Procedure - The steps used from
beginning to end on how the experiment was completed.
Design an Experiment.
Variables – The factor in an experiment that
you measure that may change because of what you are testing.
Controls – The factors in an experiment that remain the same in an experiment.
Part 4 Observations – What did you
actually see during your experiment? Use: Charts, diagrams, photos, and graphs to record data.
Part 4 Results – Write down what happened in the experiment.
Conclusion – Tell if your hypothesis was correct or incorrect. Answer the problem. What did you learn?
Abstract – Write a three paragraph summary about the entire project.
Part 5 DISPLAY BOARD
Letâ€™s Get It Started!!!!!