• 2017-2018 Science Fair Resources

    Help with research, designing, citing, and printing final product materials, signs, pictures, etc. is available every day before, during, and after school in the Library Media Center.
    You can also email us with research questions at:

    Mrs. Foti: kfoti@gltech.org
    Mrs. McCarthy: cmccarthy@gltech.org
    Mrs. Tharpe: ctharpe@gltech.org 

    ***Getting Started***

    All Science Fair Projects     http://www.all-science-fair-projects.com/category.html
    Helpful Step-by-Step instructions organized by topic and experiments.


    Education.com High School Science Fair Ideas     https://www.education.com/science-fair/high-school/Reviewed by teachers, you can narrow down the hundreds of ideas here by type of science.


    Sciencebuddies.org Project Ideas     https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project-ideasThis page has a Topic Selection Wizard to help you narrow your focus. You can also browse the various projects on their website. There is a great Project Guide to help you through the various steps of creating your project.


    Science Fair Project Resource Guide     http://www.ipl.org/div/projectguide/choosingatopic.html
    Lots of information about choosing a topic, conducting an experimenting, and presenting results.


    Science Fair Projects World     http://www.sciencefair-projects.org/
    A large collection of illustrated science fair project ideas and experiments with clear diagrams and instructions.


    Gale Databases


    Access Gale Resources
     http://www.galepages.com/mlin_n_glowellth
    Instructions for using Gale Resources (PDF file) 

     The Scientific Mehod

    Steps of the Scientific Medthod (PDF file)


    Science Fair Poster

     Science Poster standards (PDF file)

     

    BOOKS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE LIBRARY (other books available)

    Janice VanCleave's A+ science fair projects.

    Janice VanCleave's A+ science fair projects.    
    Call #: 507.8 VAN    VanCleave, Janice Pratt.

    The complete workbook for science fair projects

    The complete workbook for science fair projects    
    Call #: 507 BOC    Bochinski, Julianne Blair, 1966-

    Championship science fair projects : 100 sure-to-win experiments

    Championship science fair projects : 100 sure-to-win experiments    
    Call #: 507.8 BAR    Bardhan-Quallen, Sudipta.

    Experiment central : understanding scientific principles through projects

    Experiment central : understanding scientific principles through projects    
    Call #: REF 507.8 EXP    John T. Tanacredi & John Loret, general editors.

    Backyard : fun experiments for budding scientists

    Backyard : fun experiments for budding scientists    
    Call #: 507.8 BUR    Burke, Lisa, 1977-

    Usborne Science activities.

    Usborne Science activities. 
    Call #: REF 507.8 USB     

    Earth and space.

    Earth and space.    
    Call #: 507.8 EAR   

    My body : fun experiments for budding scientists

    My body : fun experiments for budding scientists    
    Call #: 507.8 BAR    illustrations, Lucy Barnard.

    Water fun : fun experiments for budding scientists

    Water fun : fun experiments for budding scientists    
    Call #: 507.8 BAR    illustrations, Lucy Barnard.

    Science projects about the physics of toys and games

    Science projects about the physics of toys and games     
    Call #: 507.8 GAR    Gardner, Robert, 1929-

    Archaeology by experiment.

    Archaeology by experiment.    
    Call #: 913.031 COL    Coles, John M.

    Cool chemistry concoctions : 50 formulas that fizz, foam, splatter & ooze

    Cool chemistry concoctions: 50 formulas that fizz, foam, splatter & ooze    
    Call #: 540.78 RHA    Rhatigan, Joe.

    Electricity and magnetism

    Electricity and magnetism.    
    Call #: 537 ADA    Adamczyk, Peter

    Foodworks : over 100 science activities

    Foodworks: over 100 science activities and fascinating facts that explore the magic of food.    
    Call #: 641.3 FOO  

    Mr.Wizard's 400 experiments in science.

    Mr.Wizard's 400 experiments in science.    
    Call #: 507.2 HER    Herbert, Don.

    Return of gonzo gizmos

    Return of gonzo gizmos: more projects & devices to channel your inner geek    
    Call #: 621.381 FIE    Field, Simon (Simon Quellen)

    Scienceworks : 65 experiments that introduce the fun and wonder of science

    Scienceworks: 65 experiments that introduce the fun and wonder of science    
    Call #: 507.8 SCI    from the Ontario Science Centre; illustrated by Tina Holdcroft.

    Seven experiments that could change the world

    Seven experiments that could change the world: a do-it-yourself guide to revolutionary science.    
    Call #: 507.24 SHE    Sheldrake, Rupert.

    Head to toe science : over 40 eye-popping

    Head to toe science: over 40 eye-popping, spine-tingling, heart-pounding activities that teach kids about the human body    
    Call #: 612 WIE    Wiese, Jim, 1948-

    Science projects about solids, liquids, and gases

    Science projects about solids, liquids, and gases    
    Call #: 507.8 GAR    Gardner, Robert, 1929-

    Science projects about sound

    Science projects about sound    
    Call #: 534.078 GAR    Gardner, Robert, 1929-

    The leaping, sliding, sprinting, riding science book : 50 super sports science activities

    The leaping, sliding, sprinting, riding science book : 50 super sports science activities    
    Call #: 796 MER    Mercer, Bobby, 1961-