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Janice VanCleave's Guide to the Best Science Fair Projects

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Publisher Comments:

Let Janice VanCleave help you create your own winning science project

Where can you find lots of interesting ideas?

How do you begin a project?

How can you create an eye-catching display?

What can you do to impress the judges?

Discover the answers to these and other questions in this complete guide to winning science fair projects. Learn how to develop a topic from any idea, and find out the best ways to create, assemble, and present projects--including special tips on how to display them. Try out some of Janice VanCleave's favorite experiments on topics from astronomy and biology to chemistry, math, and engineering. As you have fun completing these experiments, you'll be learning the secrets of science fair success.

Praise for Janice VanCleave's books

"Stunningly clear, direct, and informative projects."--School Library Journal

"[They] not only teach children the basics of science, but also entertain along the way . . . great for kids."--Parentguide

Synopsis:

Let Janice VanCleave help you create your own winning science project

Where can you find lots of interesting ideas?

How do you begin a project?

How can you create an eye-catching display?

What can you do to impress the judges?

Discover the answers to these and other questions in this complete guide to winning science fair projects. Learn how to develop a topic from any idea, and find out the best ways to create, assemble, and present projects—including special tips on how to display them. Try out some of Janice VanCleave's favorite experiments on topics from astronomy and biology to chemistry, math, and engineering. As you have fun completing these experiments, you'll be learning the secrets of science fair success.

Praise for Janice VanCleave's books

"Stunningly clear, direct, and informative projects."—School Library Journal

"[They] not only teach children the basics of science, but also entertain along the way . . . great for kids."—Parentguide

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 146) and index.

About the Author

JANICE VANCLEAVE loves to teach kids about science. She's the award-winning author of more than 30 books, including the bestselling SCIENCE FOR EVERY KID and SPECTACULAR SCIENCE PROJECTS series.

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

A GUIDE TO SCIENCE FAIR PROJECTS.

The Scientific Method.

Topic Research.

Project Research.

A Sample Project.

The Project Report.

The Display.

Presentation and Evaluation.

50 SCIENCE FAIR PROJECT IDEAS.

Blackout (Astronomy).

Modified (Anatomy).

Climbers (Botany).

Light Seekers (Plant Behavior).

Nibblers (Ecology).

Boy or Girl (Genetics).

Bumpy (Microbiology).

Reflectors (Zoology).

Easy Flow (Geology).

Dew Drops (Meteorology).

Sun Dried (Oceanography).

Warm Up (Paleontology).

Lifter (Volcanology).

Collection (Mineralogy).

Supporters (Engineering).

Cleansing Power (Chemistry).

Attractive (Electricity).

Spool Racer (Energy).

Blowing Bubbles (Gravity).

Three Sided (Geometry).

Appendices.

Glossary.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471148029
Author:
VanCleave, Janice Pratt
Publisher:
Wiley
Author:
VanCleave, Janice Pratt
Author:
Cleave, Janice Van
Author:
VanCleave, Janice
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Science
Subject:
Science & Technology - Experiments & Projects
Subject:
Science projects
Subject:
Exhibitions
Subject:
Science -- Exhibitions -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Science & Nature - Experiments & Projects
Subject:
Science fairs
Subject:
Children s-Science Experiments
Subject:
Childrens Science
Copyright:
Abridged:
Abridged Edition
Series:
Science Series
Series Volume:
246
Publication Date:
November 1996
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
275 x 215 x 11 mm 13.44 oz
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , Let Janice VanCleave help you create your own winning science project

Where can you find lots of interesting ideas?

How do you begin a project?

How can you create an eye-catching display?

What can you do to impress the judges?

Discover the answers to these and other questions in this complete guide to winning science fair projects. Learn how to develop a topic from any idea, and find out the best ways to create, assemble, and present projects—including special tips on how to display them. Try out some of Janice VanCleave's favorite experiments on topics from astronomy and biology to chemistry, math, and engineering. As you have fun completing these experiments, you'll be learning the secrets of science fair success.

Praise for Janice VanCleave's books

"Stunningly clear, direct, and informative projects."—School Library Journal

"[They] not only teach children the basics of science, but also entertain along the way . . . great for kids."—Parentguide

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