How to Do a Science Fair Project

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Build problem-solving skills with science! Step-by-step videos walk investigators through each stage of completing a science fair project. Scientists learn to formulate a testable question, design an experiment, collect data, draw conclusions, and present findings to an audience. 

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Instructional Ideas
  • Have participants complete a peer review process to collect feedback about their science questions 
  • Show exemplars of previous science fair projects
Classroom Considerations
  • Arrange learning space to accommodate audience viewing needs 
  • Download videos and the example image ahead of time for seamless transitions
  • Contains a well-organized instructor's guide
  • Includes supplemental Spanish-language resources
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