Physical Science Projects & Project Ideas

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Centripetal and Centrifugal Force
Centripetal and Centrifugal Force
Science Project
Centripetal and Centrifugal Force
What's the difference between centripetal and centrifugal force? Students find out by seeing both in action as they conduct this experiment.
Science
Science Project
Hydro-Power
Hydro-Power
Science Project
Hydro-Power
Discover the force of water! This article provides step-by-step instructions for creating your own science experiment.
Science
Science Project
Sink or Swim: Calculating Density of Fruits and Vegetables
Sink or Swim: Calculating Density of Fruits and Vegetables
Science Project
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.
5th grade
Science
Science Project
Series and Parallel Circuits
Series and Parallel Circuits
Science Project
Series and Parallel Circuits
How do series and parallel circuits work, and which produces the brightest light in a light bulb? Construct both in this project and find out!
5th grade
Science
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Testing the Solubility of Common Liquid Solvents
Testing the Solubility of Common Liquid Solvents
Science Project
Testing the Solubility of Common Liquid Solvents
In this fun science fair project idea learn about universal solvents and solutes and find out the solubility of several common liquid substances.
4th grade
Science
Science Project
Cellular Phones & Driving: What is the impact of cell phone usage during driving?
Cellular Phones & Driving: What is the impact of cell phone usage during driving?
Science Project
Cellular Phones & Driving: What is the impact of cell phone usage during driving?
This science fair project idea studies how talking on a cell phone affect driving?
Science
Science Project
Comparing Additive and Subtractive Color
Comparing Additive and Subtractive Color
Science Project
Comparing Additive and Subtractive Color
In this fun science fair project idea learn the difference between additive and subtractive color and why they are handled differently.
Science
Science Project
Van de Graaff Generator Experiments
Science Project
Van de Graaff Generator Experiments
Explore concepts in current and coltage with these Van de Graaff generator experiments.
Science
Science Project
What Happens When Oil and Water Get Together?
What Happens When Oil and Water Get Together?
Science Project
What Happens When Oil and Water Get Together?
In this science fair project, young children discover what happens when two fluids that have different densities get together.
Kindergarten
Science
Science Project
A Trick for the Eyes: Color Wheels and Optical Illusion Tops
A Trick for the Eyes: Color Wheels and Optical Illusion Tops
Science Project
A Trick for the Eyes: Color Wheels and Optical Illusion Tops
This science fair project idea experiments with spinning color wheels and optical illusions.
5th grade
Science
Science Project

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.