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Physical Science Projects & Project Ideas

Our team of professional scientists, science teachers and educational consultants has put together an excellent collection of free physical science projects for kids. These include physics science fair projects, science experiments, and demonstrations that help kids explore the world of classical mechanics, as well as other great physical science topics: our hair-raising magnet and electricity experiments are sure to spark your child's scientific curiosity. Whether you’re looking for science fair project ideas for your child’s upcoming science fair or your little one simply loves conducting physical science experiments, Education.com’s physical science section is a fantastic free resource.

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This science fair project idea recreates the movement of planetary bodies in order to learn why they sometimes appear to move backwards.
Physics
Elementary School
This science fair project idea examines if there is a reason that musical notes are at the pitches they are.
Physics
Middle School
This science fair project idea explores how much force is needed to move a lever at different distances from the fulcrum.
Physics
Elementary School
In this science project, baking powder and vinegar are used to simulate the action of a fire extinguisher.
Chemistry
Fifth Grade
This science fair project idea explores what common compounds can be easily separated out in a centrifuge.
Physics
Middle School
How does a flashlight work? Kids will make a complete circuit and explore how voltage contributes to brightness with this science fair project idea.
Electricity and Magnetism
Third Grade
Science fair project that determines how your mirror image differs from your actual image and how virtual images are constructed.
Physical Science
Seventh Grade
Science fair project that determines how we can change potential energy into kinetic energy.
Physics
Seventh Grade
Science fair project that determines whether mass and weight are the same or different.
Physics
Fifth Grade
This experiment determines the distribution of darts around a bulls eye to simulate the probability of an electron's location in its own cloud of electrons.
Physical Science
Chemistry
Science fair project that studies how perfumes are made in order to determine how we can capture a scent.
Chemistry
Eighth Grade
Science fair project that illustrates the properties of black holes in space.
Physics
High School
Test ability to distinguish between natural and artificial aromatherapy oils. Select fragrance, natural and synthetic sample. Volunteers state preference.
Chemistry
Middle School

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