KDM Science Fair!. Elementary Science Fair Anyone in 4 th and 5 th grade can participate !. Chester County Science Research Competition – Jonas Salk Fair for 4 th -5 th graders Top 10 projects from each Elementary School (Five from 4 th and Five from 5 th ) will advance on to this level.
Chester County Science Research Competition – Jonas Salk Fair for 4th-5thgraders
Behavioral and Social Science:
Human and animal behavior, social and community relationships
Study of plant life
Study of nature and composition of matter and laws governing it
Plastics, fuels, pesticides, soil chemistry, etc.
Study and development of computer hardware, software engineering, Internet networking and communications, graphics (including human interface)
Research normal use of products including product testing and comparison.
Study human preferences.
Earth and Space Science
Geology, oceanography, meteorology, geography, astronomy, planetary science, etc.
Technology; manufacturing and practical uses
mechanical, aeronautical, chemical, electrical, photographic, sound, automotive, marine, heating and refrigerating, transportation,, etc.
Study of pollution (air, water, and land) sources and their control; ecology
Various numerical and algebraic computations,
Calculus, geometry, number theory, statistics, probability
Medicine and Health
Study of diseases and health of humans and animals
Theories, principles, and laws governing energy and the effect of energy on matter
Study of animals
Projects will be team projects if completed as a team, no matter what category area they fall in from above.
Two or Three Teammates may work together.
1. Fill out the Research Plan.
2. Fill in the highlighted paper work and get a parent signature.