5th Grade Life Science Resources

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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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Microscopic Life is Everywhere
Microscopic Life is Everywhere
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Microscopic Life is Everywhere
Protozoa and ciliate and amoeba, oh my! The objective of this science fair project is for students to use a microscope and identify microscopic life.
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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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Salinity and Hatching Brine Shrimp Eggs
Salinity and Hatching Brine Shrimp Eggs
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Salinity and Hatching Brine Shrimp Eggs
Brine shrimp usually live in saltwater. Investigate how salt concentration (salinity) affects the rate at which brine shrimp eggs hatch.
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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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Parts of a Bean Seed
Parts of a Bean Seed
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Parts of a Bean Seed
Check out this fun and easy science fair project idea on germination of a seed and learn to identify exterior and interior parts of a bean seed.
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Grass Turning Yellow: Chlorosis
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Grass Turning Yellow: Chlorosis
Here is a cool and easy science project to determine the rate of chlorophyll breaks down and how it affects the color change of grass from green to yellow.
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Plant Phototropism Experiment
Plant Phototropism Experiment
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Plant Phototropism Experiment
What are the effects of colored light on plant growth? Explore plant behavior in this cool botany science fair project and learn about phototropism!
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Effect of Artificial Light on Plant Growth
Effect of Artificial Light on Plant Growth
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Effect of Artificial Light on Plant Growth
Learn about the effect of artificial light on plant growth versus natural sunlight and delve into some biology and botany concepts in this science project.
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Microwave Plant Experiment: Radish Seed Germination
Microwave Plant Experiment: Radish Seed Germination
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Microwave Plant Experiment: Radish Seed Germination
In this microwave plant experiment, find out whether microwave radiation will affect radish seed germination. Will it help or hinder the plants' growth?
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How to Make a Lung Model
How to Make a Lung Model
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How to Make a Lung Model
This science fair project explains the process of how the lungs expand and contract with the help of the diaphragm.
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A Trick for the Eyes: Color Wheels and Optical Illusion Tops
A Trick for the Eyes: Color Wheels and Optical Illusion Tops
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A Trick for the Eyes: Color Wheels and Optical Illusion Tops
This science fair project idea experiments with spinning color wheels and optical illusions.
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Center of Balance
Center of Balance
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Center of Balance
This science fair project idea explores whether it is easier to balance on a narrow ledge or on a rope.
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Biodiversity in a Drop of Water
Biodiversity in a Drop of Water
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Biodiversity in a Drop of Water
This science fair project idea compares biodiversity between drops of water.
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The Effects of Freezing on Plant Life
The Effects of Freezing on Plant Life
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The Effects of Freezing on Plant Life
This science fair project idea investigates whether plants can survive being frozen.
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Mood Rings
Mood Rings
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Mood Rings
Science fair project idea examines validity of mood ring predictions. Analyze accuracy of results, consider the impact of temperature
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What is Plant Transpiration?
What is Plant Transpiration?
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What is Plant Transpiration?
This fun science project helps to investigate how much water can a plant take up and release in a certain period of time through the process of transpiration.
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What Kinds of Water Yield Fastest Plant Growth?
What Kinds of Water Yield Fastest Plant Growth?
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What Kinds of Water Yield Fastest Plant Growth?
Examine whether distilled water, spring water, or regular tap water yield faster plant growth.
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Smell & Taste
Smell & Taste
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Smell & Taste
Experiment about connection of senses of taste and smell. Using blindfold and noseplugs, administer blind taste test. Analyze results and organize data.
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Digging in the Dark
Digging in the Dark
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Digging in the Dark
Ant behavior is closely related to light intensity. This free science fair project idea examines how fast ants dig when they are exposed to to light and dark.
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Cats & Dogs
Cats & Dogs
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Cats & Dogs
Free science fair project idea that examines the differences between cats and dogs. Analyze objective qualities rather than subjective ones.
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Are There Other Animals that Glow Under a Black Light Besides Scorpions?
Are There Other Animals that Glow Under a Black Light Besides Scorpions?
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Are There Other Animals that Glow Under a Black Light Besides Scorpions?
Check out this cool science fair project idea to explore which other common animals besides scorpions glow under a UV Black light.
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Preservatives in Food
Preservatives in Food
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Preservatives in Food
Check out this science project idea to compare organic produce to non-organic produce and how preservatives in food extend the shelf life of goods.
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Hot Desert Plant Adaptations
Hot Desert Plant Adaptations
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Hot Desert Plant Adaptations
Students explore hot desert plant adaptations in this cool science fair project by observing how these organisms prevent excessive transpiration.
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