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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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Create a DIY Electromagnet! Using a 9v battery to create an electrical field around a nail, students explore electromagnetism in this cool science project idea.
Fifth Grade
Fourth Grade
What is mulch? Kids will provide soil with a wet blanket of mulch and see if that helps keep drought-stricken soil damp.
Fifth Grade
Hard
Science fair project that develops latent fingerprints on a non-porous objects by converting superglue from a solid state to a gaseous state.
Fifth Grade
First Grade
This science fair project idea determines the operating differences of AAA, AA, C, D batteries all with a 1.5 volt rating.
Fifth Grade
Easy
This science fair project idea builds models of various types of bridges and then  determines which bridge design is the strongest.
Fifth Grade
Hard
This science fair project idea examines how well individuals can remember a story they were told and how accurately they pass that story along.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
This science fair project idea explores substances that cause a bubble to last longer.
Fifth Grade
Third Grade
In this experiment you will replicate the mummification process by making a hot dog mummy.
Fifth Grade
First Grade
This science experiment examines the role of fat in food, especially in making bread rise and whipping cream.
Fifth Grade
Elementary School
Check out this science project idea to compare organic produce to non-organic produce and how preservatives in food extend the shelf life of goods.
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Easy

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