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K-12 Science Project Ideas

Science Buddies Project Ideas for K-12 science exploration.


K-12 Science Project Ideas

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"Balloon-powered Vehicle Success": What would your balloon-powered vehicle look like? Check out the supplies list and challenge guidelines, and make your own! [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #engineering #fluorchallenge

Balloon-powered Vehicle Success

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"Making Math with Dough": use dough to explore the relationship between dimensions of an object and volume. Weekly hands-on, family #STEM #science activity. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #math

"How to Do Robotics at Home with Your Kids": These tips can help ensure you and your kids have fun with robotics projects at home. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #robotics

How to Do Robotics at Home with Your Kids

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"Balloon-powered Vehicle Success": What would your balloon-powered vehicle look like? Check out the supplies list and challenge guidelines, and make your own! [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #engineering #fluorchallenge

Balloon-powered Vehicle Success

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"Creative Circuits with Copper Tape": With paper, markers, LEDs, and copper tape, kids can get a hands-on introduction to electronics and circuits and turn their own drawings and creative projects into ones that light up! [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #electronics

Creative Circuits with Copper Tape

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In the "Kaleidoscope Creations: How Many Images Can You Make?" #science project, students experiment with the #physics of mirrors in a kaleidoscope. Does adding more mirrors increase the number of reflections? [Source: Science Buddies; www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject

Kaleidoscope Creations: How Many Images Can You Make?

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In the "Take a Candle Carousel for a Spin" #science project, students investigate the relationship between the number of lit candles under a candle carousel and how fast the carousel spins. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject

Take a Candle Carousel for a Spin

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The Project Display Board is a key part of the #science fair project. Get a great visual look at important tips and reminders for putting together a great board. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #Elmers

Putting Together a Project Display Board

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Great Ideas for Engineers Week: Celebrate #eweek with a hands-on engineering project or activity with your students! [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #engineering #STEM #scienceproject

"Blaze Your Own Trail with a Balloon-powered Vehicle": Get ready for Engineers Week and plan on doing the 2015 Fluor Challenge. Students design, build, and test a balloon-powered vehicle for a chance to win money for your school! See site for full guidelines and deadlines. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #eweek #fluorchallenge #science

Blaze Your Own Trail with a Balloon-powered Vehicle - Science Buddies Blog

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In the "Build a Motion-Activated Guard Robot" #science project, students build a two-wheeled robot that uses a passive infrared (PIR) sensor to detect motion. [Source: Science Buddies; www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #robotics #engineering #scienceproject

Build a Motion-Activated Guard Robot

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In the "Can Nanotechnology Help Clean Up Ocean Oil Spills? Try It Yourself with Ferrofluid" #environmental #science project, students experiment with ferrofluid and neodymium magnets to separate oil from water. [Source: Science Buddies; www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #enveng

Can Nanotechnology Help Clean Up Ocean Oil Spills? Try It Yourself with Ferrofluid

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In the "Build a Self-Driving Robot that Can Automatically Follow a Line" #science project, students use a two-wheeled robot chassis and breadboard to build a robot that uses an infrared light sensor to follow a dark line. [Source: Science Buddies; www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #robotics #engineering #scienceproject

Build a Self-Driving Robot that Can Automatically Follow a Line

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In the "Flippy, the Dancing Robot" #science project, students build a dancing robot and explore ways to improve the design in terms of stability. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #robotics #engineering

Flippy, the Dancing Robot

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In the "Line Follower: A Zippy Robot That Senses Where to Go" #science project, students build a #robot that uses optical sensors to follow differently shaped lines. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #robotics #engineering

Line Follower: A Zippy Robot That Senses Where to Go

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"2015 Fluor Engineering Challenge!": Build and test balloon-powered cars in a fun hands-on #engineering activity. Students who complete the challenge can submit their results to be entered in a random drawing for $1,500 USD for a school or after-school program. Visit the #FluorChallenge site for complete rules, submission requirements, and project directions. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #eweek #eweek2015 #engineersweek

Take the Fluor Engineering Challenge!

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"A Dolphin Tail and Prosthetics Engineering": In movies like Dolphin Tale, you don't have to look far to find the #engineering design process in action. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #science

A Dolphin Tail and Prosthetics Engineering - Science Buddies Blog

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"Last Year on the Science Buddies Blog": Catch up on great #STEM and #science posts from the Science Buddies Blog. [Source: www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #science

Science Buddies Blog

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"Football Science: Score Big this Super Bowl Sunday with Sports Science": In the days leading up to the big game, in the days after, or even during off-season, you can kick around sports #science concepts with your students. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #football #superbowl

"Science news" feed on the Science Buddies site makes it easy to have students read science news in an area of interest or related to their science project. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #science

Kids Read Science News - Science Buddies Blog

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In the "Abracadabra! Transforming Yogurt into 'Ravioli'" #science project, students use reverse spherification to make "raviolis" of yogurt that hold together until you break the outer skin that develops in the process. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject #foodscience #gastronomy

Abracadabra! Transforming Yogurt into 'Ravioli'

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"Candy Corn Geodesic Dome": With fun Halloween-themed gum drop candies and toothpicks, kids can explore geodesic domes. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #scienceproject #STEM #familyscience #halloween

Candy Corn Geodesic Dome - Science Buddies Blog

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Titration can be an important part of a chemistry project. In this tutorial, students learn more about titration, including the chemicals that are commonly used, the chemical reactions that make titration work, how titration is performed, and tips to get better results. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceguide

Titration Tutorial: Tips & Tricks for Titrating

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"Electronics Primer: Use a Breadboard to Build and Test a Simple Circuit" #electronics resource, students learn how to use a simple breadboard and experiment with lighting up an LED. This hands-on tutorial is a great introductory step for students preparing for other electronics, robotics, and engineering projects. [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #STEM #scienceproject

"Building a Halloween Brushbot: Family Robotics": Brushbot introductory #robotics activity is a great family #science project. Customize your brushbot to give it extra personality! [Source: Science Buddies, www.sciencebuddie...] #scienceproject #familyscience #brushbot