Food Science Fair Projects

A lot of science goes into the food we eat!'s team of professional scientists, science teachers and educational consultants has put together a great collection of food science fair projects and food experiments that can be accomplished with minimal fuss in your own kitchen. Popular science experiments with food include exploring the special properties of pineapple enzymes, cooking hot dogs using the sun, and exploring the antimicrobial properties of cinnammon. If your child is craving some cool science fair project ideas, make sure you check out these yummy food science projects for kids!

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The purpose of this study is to determine if people can tell the difference between organic and conventional food from looking at, smelling and tasting it.
Elementary School
Science fair project that helps you better understand density by comparing the relative densities of cans of Coke and Diet Coke.
Fifth Grade
Science fair project in which you make cheese in your own kitchen using milk, lemon juice and cheese cloth.
Third Grade
Science fair project which determines whether your current calorie intake will cause you to lose or gain weight over time.
Sixth Grade

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