How do I do the display?
Your project should be neat and attractive. It
should be your own work, demonstrate your ideas,
and reflect your creative talents.
- The display should stand rigidly and be
Please don't plan on taping it to the wall: Many
students use a tri-fold board that is light
and easy to carry. You may also use stiff
cardboard, wood or other materials hold the
- Make all letters large, clear and neat.
Your project should explain itself through
the pictures, diagrams and other data.
- Measurement should be in metric units
because scientists have agreed to use this
measurement system in scientific
- Because of limited space, your total
exceed 4 feet in width and 3 feet in depth.
(You will have one-third of a cafeteria
table upon which to set up your project).
Where can I get ideas?
These are just some of the online resources:
What are the Safety Rules?
For safety reasons the following types of
exhibits are not allowed:
projects that harm or cause undue stress
to humans or animals
- No live
dangerous or combustible chemicals
- No open
"giveaways" (ex., candy, pencils,
What if I have questions?
Call one of the members of the Science Fair