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Fifth Grade Science Fair Project Ideas

Education.com's 5th grade science projects enable kids to apply everything they've learned over the course of their elementary school careers in order to discover some pretty cool and new things about the world around them. In addition to setting up more sophisticated experimental procedures, 5th graders can analyze their results using more sophisticated math, and may begin to acquire an appreciation for large sample sizes and their ability to produce more reliable averages. Browse our rich collection of 5th grade science fair projects by clicking the boxes to the left to filter your results by scientific subtopic to find fantastic 5th grade science fair projects or enlightening 5th grade science experiments for your young scientist.

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This project explores whether nails, toothpicks, straws, or pen nibs are best for applying ink to paper.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This project determines the age of a tree using a growth factor chart instead of cutting the tree down to count the rings in its base.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This basketball project explores the best way to make the perfect shot every time.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Wonder why bugs always fly around your lights at night? This experiment determines whether insects are attracted to the heat or the light.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This project explores ways to prevent static electrical shocks.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Universal indicator tests the pH value of various household chemicals. Chemicals react with H+ and OH- ions to produce color change.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Science fair project idea examines validity of mood ring predictions. Analyze accuracy of results, consider the impact of temperature
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This project examines what types of objects burn and which burn faster and cleaner.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea investigates whether plants can survive being frozen.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
The purpose of this science fair project is to study the properties of sugar and examine individual preferences for sugar and other sweeteners.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea discovers whether there are some objects that do not fall at a constant rate.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea compares biodiversity between drops of water.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This fun science project helps to investigate how much water can a plant take up and release in a certain period of time through the process of transpiration.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project teaches students about wilting and browning of salad greens.
Fifth Grade
Kindergarten

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