Interesting science fair projects ideas

Interesting science fair projects ideas

What do you do when you want to come up with excellent science fair projects ideas that will make an impression to parents, fellow teachers and most importantly on the students? You need to first start by doing your homework, this will really work for you if you do the right research. Parent teacher’s conferences is a potential ground to start from. Parents normally offer suggestions on some of the learning avenues you can pursue with their children, these could be ideas that never crossed your mind especially if you are doing science…Read more …
How to ask Science Fair Questions

How to ask Science Fair Questions

You should ask a lot of questions when you visit a science fair. Of course the first few that will come to the top of your mind quickly are the most obvious. For example, how does light come about? Or which moves faster between a worm and a snail? As you move along the exhibition you will have teased your mind to elicit better science fair questions. It gets better with practice so that the questions you ask in one fair will advance in the next fair that you visit. You need to…Read more …
Good ideas for science fair projects

Good ideas for science fair projects

As a teacher you want to keep the interest levels of your students on a high all through the school term. If you are an extrovert this should be easy as you can engage others as long as you want. Students may however not be faithful and they may lose the momentum somewhere half way through the term. It would therefore be a good idea to come up with a fool proof study plan that will ensure that whenever their interest goes down you will have something to pick them up. They say…Read more …
Stem fair project ideas

Stem fair project ideas

STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. It is a form of education that is key to our technological future. This future will be determined by how we shape our student’s stem fair project ideas. STEM is all around us; it shapes and delivers our everyday experiences. When you consider how many times we experience technology and mathematics in our lives it would only be important that we start shaping our children at an early age. When people talk about stem fair project ideas they are talking about things to…Read more …
Approaching easy science fair projects

Approaching easy science fair projects

One idea that you can try out for your easy science fair projects is to set a theme that your are going to work with each week or month depending on the time available to you. If your session is shorter go for a weekly arrangement but if you have more than two months to work with you can consider setting monthly themes. If you are having a problem coming up with a theme you can consider celebrations that are relevant to your line. If you are a science teacher consider science related…Read more …
What are cool science fair projects

What are cool science fair projects

How cool does a science fair project need to be to be considered cool? Meeting the standards and expectations of students who will only pay attention when something ‘cool’ is presented to them can be tasking. Who determines what is cool? Does understanding how fast cars accelerate contribute to being cool? Or does understanding how the latest gadget is different from the previous version constitute to coolness? If this is the case then the possibility for cool science fair projects are far and wide. Most of our day to day living is conducted…Read more …
How to design science fair project topics

How to design science fair project topics

Coming up with science fair project topics does not have to be hard when you have been planning them before. It would be a different ball game if you were new to it however. It would be advisable for you to start by identifying an area of interest for yourself. If you start by what is interesting to you it would be easy to come up with various topics. This is not something that you can achieve in a short time though, lots of planning needs to happen from your end. So have…Read more …
Fostering Elementary science fair projects

Fostering Elementary science fair projects

Children always perform better when they are involved in elementary science fair projects as part of their academic lives. Attending science fairs during any session of the school year is an excellent way to open up the child’s mind and build his or her expectations for learning the science subject. Teachers may involve parents in defining what their children are most interested in so as not to miss anything. When children also notice that their parents are involved in elementary science fair projects they build more excitement for the activity. You could come…Read more …
Physical science fair projects

Physical science fair projects

Raising children is not an easy thing, it can get quite busy, children get bored easily and the tasks you assign them to do get done very fast. Of course it does not mean that they have done it to your expectation but they will be done when they feel they are done. Parents are busy and may not have time to sit on the floor with their young ones to play. At school the teacher has a time table of how he wants the class to be conducted so it cannot be…Read more …
Easy science fair ideas

Easy science fair ideas

I do not think we can go a day without hearing the word technology mentioned. Technological developments are celebrated and encouraged the world over. If we want to encourage more innovations we need to come up with ways where our young minds can be challenged to innovate. This can be in the form of incentives like awards or any other form of recognition. As a school coming up with easy science fair ideas awards should involve all relevant stakeholders. This could be teachers, parents, administration and importantly student representatives. Ask teachers to nominate…Read more …