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Middle School Science Fair Project Ideas

Looking for science fair project ideas that will make your kid a star at his upcoming science fair? Education.com's editorial staff has curated a rich collection of cool Earth and space science fair projects written by our team of talented professional scientists, science teachers, and educational consultants. Our Earth science projects and Earth science experiments give inquisitive kids the opportunity to identify unknown minerals and discover why certain volcanic rocks can float. Our space science projects give students the chance to do everything from building a model rocket to determining the elliptical path of a planet's orbit using applied math.

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This science fair project will go beyond the simple definition of conservation to explore the different facets of what conservation means.
Middle School
Ecology
Science fair project that determines the correlation between wind direction and subsequent weather patterns.
Middle School
Earth & Space Science
Science fair project that explores the natural process of limestone formation.
Middle School
Geology
Science fair project that demonstrates that rotting food attracts insects that lay eggs on it.
Middle School
Earth & Space Science
Demonstrate how tracks are formed by pressing your hand into a cornmeal mixture, then reverse the process and make prints of the track.
Middle School
Earth & Space Science
Science fair project that demonstrates how stalagmites and stalactites are formed.
Middle School
Geology
Generate gas from garbage. The purpose of this science fair project is to simulate how landfills generate gases that can be used to create energy.
Middle School
Ecology
Make a list of items that need repurposing such as e-waste, batteries and mattresses. Invent your own original repurposed design.
Middle School
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.
Middle School
Earth & Space Science
Measure the porosity of rocks by submerging them in water. Measure how much water each rock 'drank,' by measuring the difference in water volume.
Middle School
Geology
Science fair project which simulates the global conveyor belts on a small scale, and observes the effects of wind, density and temperature on water movement.
Earth & Space Science
Fifth Grade
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.
Middle School
Earth & Space Science
Study the impact of environment on seed germination among three materials: soil, paper towel, and cloth. Note when seeds germinate and how well they germinate
Middle School
Ecology
Wind is an important source of renewable, green energy. The purpose of this science fair project is to build and operate a windmill generator.
Middle School
Ecology

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