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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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How do organic materials become soil? This science experiment measures what materials biodegrade.
Fifth Grade
Ecology
This science fair project idea examines the distance a person travels on an average day and to relate that to an understanding of the size of the Earth.
Fifth Grade
Earth & Space Science
Design a survival kit. Brainstorm various survival scenarios. Address basic human requirements and natural resources. Describe each tool as well uses.
Fifth Grade
Earth & Space Science
This science fair project investigates why the number of visible stars changes from place to place.
Fifth Grade
Astronomy
Ant behavior is closely related to light intensity. This free science fair project idea examines how fast ants dig when they are exposed to to light and dark.
Fifth Grade
Earth & Space Science
This fun science fair project idea helps students learn how acid rains are formed and explore how acid rain damages the environment.
Fifth Grade
Environmental Issues
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
Earth & Space Science
This study evaluates if electronic devices commonly found in most households emit radiation, and if they do, how much?
Fifth Grade
Earth & Space Science
This science fair project idea deals with the qualities of shade on a sunny day.
Fifth Grade
Ecology
This science fair project idea observes products available in the school cafeteria and waste produced by these products.
Fifth Grade
Ecology

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