Science Fair Project:

Survival Skills

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Materials:

  • Students will brainstorm on what materials are needed.

Procedure

  1. Brainstorm: List various survival scenarios.
  2. Based on the basic human requirements for survival what is fundamental in each of these scenarios? For example, we all have to eat to survive.
  3. What natural resources can you utilize? For example, people stranded on an island have a vast water supply.
  4. What are tools would be helpful for each survival situation? Do any tools work for all scenarios?
  5. Create your survival kit:
    1. Based on the questions above you must create a kit that is:
      1. Describe why you choose each tool and how it can be used in multiple situations.
      2. Do not use technology. Although we may have our cellular phones with us they do not always get reception.
      3. You can design new tools as well.
Author: Melissa Bautista
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