Some of the most fun topics for 5th grade science projects involve foods, drinks and snacks. Children love to explore the how and why of things they use in everyday life, according to MPM School Supplies. More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum

A good science fair project at any grade level should include a hypothesis, background research, an investigation, data collection and a presentation of the results. An example of a successful fifth grade science project... More » Education K-12

Fifth-grade level projects and experiments can test the speed of ice melting or the strength of eggshells. Many experiments can be done using simple household items such as soft drink bottles, balloons and eggs. More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum
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See example of sixth grade science projects at websites such as and Both sites offer a range of project ideas along with pictures and instructions. More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum

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