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Boones Ferry Primary School

BFPS Science Inquiry Fair

All Boones Ferry Primary students, individually, as a group, or an entire class, are encouraged to enter a project in our Science Inquiry Fair. The fair will be held on November 15-16th, 2016 from 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. and on November 16th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the Fauna Gym. Families are encouraged to attend one or both of these display times. The Science Inquiry Fair is non-competitive and is a forum to highlight student inquiry projects.

A Science Fair Inquiry Project may be:

  • Experimental: typical science fair projects that detail an experiment and the process
  • Observational: including animal behavior and environmental studies
  • Models and Designs: including inventions and engineering
  • Active Research: in any scientific field
Registration Materials:
Grades K-2 Registration Packet - English
Grades 3-5 Registration Packet - Spanish

BFPS Science Fair Resources

Websites to support your project:

Science BuddiesScience Buddies

Science Fair ProjectInternet Public Library: Science Fair Project Resource Guide (Takes you through a project step-by-step)

Discovery EducationScience Fair Central You can use Discovery Education for background research videos and more. Use school login.

Crystal Clear Science Fair Projects

Exploratorium The Learning Studio Help for students, teachers and parents. Janice VanCleave explains how to take a book science experiment to the level of a science fair project.

Need ideas to get started? All Science Fair Projects offers 100 of ideas. Check out about 2000 topics here, or primary 1-4, intermediate 4-6 for more suggestions. The Society for Amateur Scientists has ideas too.

Easy Science Fair Projects .Net might help out if you are in a time crunch: kindergarten project idea placeprimary project idea place; elementary projects idea place

NASA Science Fair ideas

How to do a Science Project

Bill Nye, The Science Guy