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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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In this project, a mnemonic is used to test how it increases memory.
Fifth Grade
Psychology and Sociology
This science fair project idea investigates the ability of different whitening toothpastes to whiten teeth.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea  investigates if heat from direct sunlight is hotter than heat from reflected sunlight.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
The purpose of this science fair project is to demonstrate how yeast, a fungus, causes bread to rise.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea investigates how color affects temperature.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea investigates how the height at which a pendulum is released affects the length of time it continues.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Prove that the Earth is not flat. The objective of this science fair project is to measure the angle of the sun and calculate the circumference of the Earth.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea  investigates how optical distances change the apparent size of an object as seen through a magnifying lens.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Design a survival kit. Brainstorm various survival scenarios. Address basic human requirements and natural resources. Describe each tool as well uses.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Experiment about connection of senses of taste and smell. Using blindfold and noseplugs, administer blind taste test. Analyze results and organize data.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This experiment has students record rat behavior to learn about the benefits of rats and research rat myths throughout history.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project investigates why the number of visible stars changes from place to place.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Throughout history, people have used song as a teaching and memory tool. This project explores whether song improves a person's ability to retain information.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Learn about the power of exponents. The objective of this science fair project is to explore and understand how exponents are used.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School

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