5th Grade Life Science Resources

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Natural vs. Artificial: Can You Taste the Difference?
Natural vs. Artificial: Can You Taste the Difference?
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Natural vs. Artificial: Can You Taste the Difference?
Which do you prefer: real or artificial? Try this sweet little taste experiment to help your kids develop a better awareness of the food they consume.
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Insectivorous Terrarium
Insectivorous Terrarium
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Insectivorous Terrarium
Boys might wrinkle their noses at the thought of gardening, but we guarantee they'll like this activity! Make a recycled terrarium full of bug-eating plants.
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Thinking Cap
Thinking Cap
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Thinking Cap
Want to help make studying the nervous system a little more fun? This thinking cap is a great way to learn external human brain anatomy.
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Exploring the Rate of Plant Growth in Crystals vs. Soil
Exploring the Rate of Plant Growth in Crystals vs. Soil
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Exploring the Rate of Plant Growth in Crystals vs. Soil
The objective of this science fair project is to test the growth rate of a plan in a crystal medium in comparison to traditional soil.
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Creatures That Bug Us
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Creatures That Bug Us
There are many benefits to bugs and insects. This science project shows how cockroaches, termites, and other critters benefit our planet.
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Why do Ants Like Sugar vs. Artificial Sweeteners?
Why do Ants Like Sugar vs. Artificial Sweeteners?
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Why do Ants Like Sugar vs. Artificial Sweeteners?
Why do ants like sugar? Do ants like artificial sweeteners too? Kids find out with this great inquiry-based science fair project.
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Unpuckering the Persimmon
Unpuckering the Persimmon
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Unpuckering the Persimmon
This science fair project teaches you about what makes persimmons so tart and how astringency can be removed by studying the effect of tannins on fruit.
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Deer Behavior
Deer Behavior
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Deer Behavior
This science project challenges students to study deer behavior in their natural habitat- the feeding patterns, social behaviors, male to female ratio, etc.
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Which Food Will Mold the Fastest?
Which Food Will Mold the Fastest?
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Which Food Will Mold the Fastest?
This science fair project teaches about mold. Students will test different foods to see which grow mold the fastest.
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Can Dog Drool Kill Germs?
Can Dog Drool Kill Germs?
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Can Dog Drool Kill Germs?
This science experiment tests if dog saliva can really help heal wounds.
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Why Do Greens Turn Brown?
Why Do Greens Turn Brown?
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Why Do Greens Turn Brown?
This science fair project teaches students about wilting and browning of salad greens.
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All About Wood
All About Wood
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All About Wood
This science project has students collect wood samples and invent new uses for different types of wood based on its properties.
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The Photosynthesis Process and the Importance of Leaves
The Photosynthesis Process and the Importance of Leaves
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The Photosynthesis Process and the Importance of Leaves
The objective of this science fair project is to study the photosynthesis process and demonstrate the important role that leaves play in the process.
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Water Purification Experiment: Removing Chlorine From Water
Water Purification Experiment: Removing Chlorine From Water
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Water Purification Experiment: Removing Chlorine From Water
Chlorine and chloramine are added to our tap water to kill harmful microorganisms. What is the best way to filter these disinfectants in your drinking water?
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Lobster Lab
Lobster Lab
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Lobster Lab
This science research project challenges students to think of more effective lobster farming methods.
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Rats!
Rats!
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Rats!
This experiment has students record rat behavior to learn about the benefits of rats and research rat myths throughout history.
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Can't Do a Thing with Your Hair? Think Again!
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Can't Do a Thing with Your Hair? Think Again!
What can you do with hair after its cut? This science project teaches you practical uses for human hair.
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Total Alkalinity and pH of Personal Care Products
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Total Alkalinity and pH of Personal Care Products
Total alkalinity and pH personal care products are controlled to prevent skin irritation. Learn more about basic and acidic substances in this science project.
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The Fungus Among Us
The Fungus Among Us
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The Fungus Among Us
The purpose of this science fair project is to demonstrate how yeast, a fungus, causes bread to rise.
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How Good is Your Sense of Smell?
How Good is Your Sense of Smell?
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How Good is Your Sense of Smell?
This science fair project idea determines if family members can recognize one another using only the sense of smell.
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Blindfolded Taste Test
Blindfolded Taste Test
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Blindfolded Taste Test
This science fair project has kids conduct a blindfolded taste test to determine how smell influences our ability to taste foods.
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Off All the Nerve
Off All the Nerve
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Off All the Nerve
This science fair project idea discovers which parts of the body are more sensitive to touch than other parts of the body.
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Sink or Swim: Calculating Density of Fruits and Vegetables
Sink or Swim: Calculating Density of Fruits and Vegetables
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Sink or Swim: Calculating Density of Fruits and Vegetables
Sink or swim? Calculate the density of various fruits and vegetables using water and a kitchen scale.
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Caffeine and Heart Rate: What Is the Effect of Caffeine on Heart Rate?
Caffeine and Heart Rate: What Is the Effect of Caffeine on Heart Rate?
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Caffeine and Heart Rate: What Is the Effect of Caffeine on Heart Rate?
Is there a relationship between caffeine and heart rate? Students will determine the effect of caffeine on heart rate in this fun science fair project.
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Does Opening A Fruit Up Cause it to Rot Faster?
Does Opening A Fruit Up Cause it to Rot Faster?
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Does Opening A Fruit Up Cause it to Rot Faster?
Have you ever seen fruit decay? Find out if a fruit will rot faster if you open it versus leaving it untouched!
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