Presentation on theme: "BSK Science Fair Competition Academic Year 2011-12."— Presentation transcript:
BSK Science Fair Competition Academic Year 2011-12
BSK Science Fair What do you need to do? Think of a question that can be answered by carrying out an experiment. Examples:- (1) Do plants grow taller the more light they receive? (2) Which soft drink results in more tooth decay?
BSK Science Fair What do I do next? Write a short research paper on your experiment. The research paper should include the following sections:- (1) Title (2) Question: what you are trying to find out (3) Prediction: what do you predict will happen (4) Materials: A list of materials that you used (5) Procedure: Step-by-step how you did the experiment (6) Results: Graphs/results tables (7) Conclusion: A summary of your results. What did you find out? (8) Acknowledgements: Thank yous (9) References: List of books/websites used
What next? If you are successful, you will be informed before the December holidays by Miss Alya. You will then need to prepare a 3-sided display board summarising your project. On Monday 16 th January (Science Day) you will be invited to the Science Fair Exhibition at BSK with your display board. No formal presentation is required, but be prepared to answer any questions on your project. Winners will be announced during the Science Week Assembly. This presentation will be available on the BSK VLE