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Second Grade Science Fair Project Ideas

Looking for 2nd grade science fair project ideas for your child's upcoming science fair? 2nd graders are naturally inquisitive, asking dozens of questions about the world around them. Good 2nd grade science fair projects should give kids the tools to seek the answers to their questions, while rewarding them for their innate drive to collect things, count and measure things, and describe things qualitatively. To this end, our team of professional laboratory scientists, science teachers, and educational consultants has put together a rich collection of second grade science fair projects and 2nd grade science experiments that equip kids to engage with the world scientifically.

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Kids construct a single fixed pulley system to learn how pulleys can make work easier in this cool physics and engineering science fair project idea.
Second Grade
Physics
Why doesn't the ocean freeze? Students answer this question by simulating the chemical composition and temperature of arctic waters in their own home.
Second Grade
Chemistry
For this science fair project, kids will learn how to make a lemon battery. They can conduct this classic experiment using readily available materials.
Second Grade
Electricity and Magnetism
This project demonstrates the correspondence between the volume of water displaced by a submerged object and the volume of the object displacing it.
Second Grade
Physical Science
This simple heat transfer experiment is a great introduction to the concepts of heat transfer and conduction.
Second Grade
Physics
When you rub a balloon on your head, your hair stands up; but is that true for everyone? Does hair color affect static electricity?
Second Grade
Electricity and Magnetism

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