Science projects for eighth graders are designed to encourage students to conduct independent studies with original research. The science projects teach students to employ rigorous scientific controls, graph data and app... More »

Good eighth-grade science project ideas include making an electric motor, using the golden ratio to understand beauty and determining how stress affects the body. All of these projects are engaging and encourage young sc... More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum

Shaking up different kinds of sodas and experimenting on the formation of crystals on various surfaces are great ideas for an eighth grade science project. Another viable idea is to investigate the effects of stress on t... More »

Science projects suitable for fifth grade students can be found on the educational website The site includes hundreds of grade-appropriate projects that cover a variety of subject areas, including physics,... More » Education Homework Help

Lesson plans for second graders should build upon English, math and science subjects taught in the previous grade level, using various class projects and lessons accompanied with worksheets to evaluate that the students ... More »

Some science dictionaries specifically written for kids include "Science Dictionary for Kids: The Essential Guide to Science Terms, Concepts, and Strategies" by Laurie Westphal, "Scholastic Science Dictionary" by Melvin ... More » Education Homework Help Reference Books

Most sixth grade students study Earth science. The curriculum covers the solar system, meteorology, phases of the sun and moon and ocean currents. Students analyze data and perform experiments to better their understandi... More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum