2019 Science Fair Due Dates

2019 THE FULTON SCHOOL - ST. ALBANS   SCIENCE FAIR

PLAN FOR TASKS AND TIMES

IF YOU FAIL TO PLAN YOU ARE PLANNING TO FAIL

SUCCESS BY THE INCH IS A CINCH, BY THE YARD IT’S HARD

WINNERS TAKE ACTION "TNT" TODAY, NOT TOMORROW

Internet Resources:  http://www.sciencefairstl.org/,  

https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/science-fair?from=Newsletter

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TASK - DUE DATE               

Establishing A Plan                                                                                   

Set Up Log Book (Spiral), Obtain Local Science Fair ..1-8-19         

Rules/Guidelines, Judging Criteria (On Internet)

Selecting A Topic

Write Ideas in Log (broad areas and specific questions)……1-11-19          

Narrow to a researchable Topic/Specific Question……… 1-14-19           

Collecting Information-Research-Background Report   

Write list of questions you want to answer about topic….   1-15-19

Why is Project Importance to Science and Humans?……1-16-19

Start a Bibliography (minimum 3 references) .....................1-18-19

Write out Research on History of Topic/Previous Scientist 1-22-19

Write Out Significant & Pertinent Info on Topic            1-22-19

Summarize the Research Experience…………………….1-24-19

Type out Background Report (goes on board)……………1-28-19

Study Design (Question, IV, DV, CV, C…………………… 1-29-19           

Form Hypothesis (If…, then…statement)………………....1-30-19

Illustrate in Log how experiment will be carried out………1-31-19  

Fill out Entry Application & Safety Form (from teacher).....2-4-19  

Carry Out A Study

Write in Log and Type out List of Material…….......2-5-19

Write in Log-Type Procedure (Number Steps 1, 2, 3, etc.)...2-7-19            

Safety Concerns and Precautions explained...........................2-11-19  

HUMAN CONSENT FORMS if using humans in project..2-12-19           

Develop Data Record ……………………………………….2-13-19

Perform "Dry Run" Explain how it went in log and revise 2-15-19 

DO EXPERIMENT "Wet Run" and record data in log…… 2-20-19

Analyze and Interpret Results

Make a Chart & Graph of your Results…………………2-26-19

Analyze and Write out Findings Based On Data………….2-28-19  

Forming A Conclusion

WriteOut in Log and Type Conclusion …………………...3-1-19  

Scientific Worth Explanation.................................................3-4-19  

Sharing A Science Study

Prepare Visual Display (In Log and Board)………………..3-5-19  

Prepare Oral Presentation ……………………….………….3-7-19  

Tab Your Log/Fill Out Table of Contents……………….…3-11-19  

Classroom Presentations………………………….   3-11-19/3-14-19 

TFSSA Exhibit # from Teacher?CELEBRATION TIME...…4-1-19

SFP Displayed…………………………………….....4-2-19/4-9-19