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Science Fair Project Ideas

Education.com has assembled a vast collection of science fair project ideas written by science teachers, professional scientists, and educational consultants on popular science fair topics ranging from physics and chemistry to biology and even sociology. We offer free science fair ideas suitable for every grade level, be it preschool, kindergarten, elementary school, middle school, or high school. Check the boxes in the sidebar to filter your results, or use the search bar to find that perfect science fair project or experiment your child will be sure to love.

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Fudge is one of very few desserts people make at home that is actually crystalline. What happens when the fudge crystallizes at different temperatures?
Geology
Ninth Grade
Kids use applied math to build and test a parabolic mirror solar hot dog cooker in this cool engineering science fair project idea for middle school.
Engineering
Eighth Grade
In this windmill model science project, you will build a windmill to learn about wheel-and-axle machines and how these simple machines are used to do work.
Engineering
Fifth Grade
The buoyant force of water explains why some objects float in water. But why do some objects sink? Find out in this physics experiment and learn about density.
Engineering
Sixth Grade
In this science experiment, do tensile strength test on fishing line, a strand of hair, a rubber band, and any other materials you're curious about!
Engineering
Fifth Grade
This science fair project idea explores how water and ice can change the form of rocks.
Geology
Elementary School
In this fun science experiment, make a balloon car and test it on different surfaces to learn about sliding friction and rolling friction.
Engineering
Sixth Grade
This science fair project idea  develops an understanding through experimentation of which shapes are the most structurally strong.
Engineering
Elementary School
In this CD hovercraft science project, students will construct their own DIY hovercraft.
Engineering
Fourth Grade
This science fair project demonstrates the magic of arches by challenging students to stack telephone books on top of eggs without breaking them.
Engineering
Elementary School
Learn about the layers of the Earth and make a model! Create a earth layer book, cake, or clay diagram.
Geology
Second Grade

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