Doing a successful science project can be broken down into 5 steps. This will work for classes, science clubs & groups, and even
students working on their own!
Science Fair in 5 Steps from the complete Mentor/Teacher Ken Mann's Science Fair Project Curriculum PDF book:
click here for the complete PDF book
To supplement the start of your science fair season, consider watching the NASA videos: How To Do A Science Project video series by
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory at California Institute of Technology. This shows a step by step approach to doing a project.
Teachers - If you have suggestions, hints, or handouts to contribute, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We would be
happy to credit you on any of your original materials that you share.
Jodie Hardenbrook, of Odyssey Academy, Brooklyn Center, MN; developed a Science Inquiry Project Checklist. Jodi has granted us
permission to share/use her form
DOC (for editing).
Stephanie Lundorff, of Concordia Academy, Roseville, MN, developed a
Project Timeline (DOC)
and granted us permission to share her form.
Additional Forms and Information: (this section is being developed and will be updated as more becomes available)
- Project Assignment Sheet - PDF or
Suggested Packing Checklist for Competing at the Fair –