Science Fair and Program
Lakeview Elementary PTA
is proud to announce
its Annual Science Night
on Tuesday, March 3, 2020
6:30-8pm in the gym/cafeteria
This is an opportunity to get Kinder through 5th grade students actively involved in science, problem-solving, and critical thinking.
Lakeview is excited for the upcoming Science Night on Tuesday, March 3. The science night is for any student in K-5 grade and will be held in the gym/cafeteria. We plan to have booth demonstrations presented by BNHS clubs & our local TC Vet to check out!
The projects will be completed outside of school. A parent’s or adult’s role is to encourage and guide.
Need Ideas? The best projects are often original, but please encourage your child to view some Science Fair Websites such as https://www.sciencefaircentral.com/ & www.sciencebuddies.org & Pinterest to learn more about projects that may interest your child.
What is the QUESTION?
How did you RESEARCH?
What was the HYPOTHESIS?
How did you EXPERIMENT?
What was the DATA (Observations, Graphs, Pictures)?
What CONCLUSION did you find?
Each participant will be expected to have a display board highlighting their project and their scientific process. The project must be set up in the gym no later than 3:30 on the 3rd and taken down after the awards ceremony at 8 pm that same day. Your child will check-in and receive a table assignment.
A panel of judges will review the projects and help choose 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each of the grade classifications. Students will not be present for judging. Prizes will be awarded for K-2nd and 3rd-5th grade. There will be a short awards presentation to announce the winners in each category.
Please be sure your student follows the guidelines which the judges will be using in their judging process.
Science Fair Details
Projects may be entered by an individual or a group of two team members. If a team project is to win an award, the team members will only be awarded one prize.
The display must be self-standing. Tables will be provided. It may not lean on the table, wall or other projects. Tape may not be placed on walls or tables. The project display has about 3 feet of table space. Student Name and Grade Level should be placed in the center on the backside of the display board.
1. Projects that involve dangerous chemicals will be prohibited.
2. Projects that involve experimentation on, harm to, or endangerment of humans or vertebrates are
prohibited. They may, however, be observed in their natural environment. No live animals.
3. Projects involving blood or pathogenic agents are prohibited.
4. Projects involving weapons or explosives are prohibited.
5. Science fair director reserves the right to reject projects deemed inappropriate and remove items not in compliance.
6. Growing mold/bacterial cultures if prohibited
Looking forward to a successful 2020 Science Night! Go Bobcats!
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