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Science Fair

Sunrise Academy 2018-2019 Science Fair


Asalaamu Aualaikum Families,

This year grades 5th – 8th  will participate in the Science Fair. All students will participate in the Science Fair and present their projects to a judge during classroom presentations. The top 3 students from each class will then continue onto the Grand Science Fair. Winners of the Grand Science Fair will be encouraged to register for the Ohio District and State Science Fairs.

The classroom Science Fair contest will take place the week of February 4th, 2019.

  • 5th  grade will present on February 4th, 2019
  • 6th and  7th  grade will present on February 5th, 2019
  • 8th grade will present on February 6th, 2019

The top 3 winners from each grade level class will then compete at the Grand Science Fair that is scheduled for Friday – February 8th, 2019 at the Sunrise Academy Gymnasium. Please remember that students will be presenting the same science projects if they go to the Grand Science Fair.  

Participating in the Science Fair is an enjoyable way for students to learn how to conduct experiments to solve problems. The Science Fair project is mandatory for all Sunrise Academy students grades 5th – 8th.  The classroom science fair evaluation will be used as part of your child’s grade for the 3rd quarter.      

The following attached notes will help take your child through the necessary steps for a successful science project:

Please read the Science Fair Rules and regulations and return the consent form and payment to your child’s teacher by Friday, January 11th, 2019.

  1. Science Fair Rules and regulations
  2. Science Fair Display Board Information
  3. Science Fair Websites for some great project ideas.
  4. Steps of the Scientific Process
  5. Science Investigation -Terms and Definitions
  6. Abstract-Only for Middle School Students  
  7. Science Fair Rubric/Checklist

Science Fair Display Board

To ensure that fair judging takes place and different size or color boards cause no distraction, Sunrise Academy will be purchasing the display boards for each student. Every board will be exactly the same and will help provide a pleasant Science Fair occasion for all. Please use the Pay Now link below to purchase a board or send a check/money order for $5.00 by January 11th, 2019 to cover the cost of the board.