This year, the Wood Buffalo Regional Science Fair will be adapting a new judging model. Students will undergo two rounds of judging in order to ensure the most accurate ranking of projects. This model will also have a similar timeline to the school day which may be more beneficial for students.
8:00am – Student Registration open
8:30am – Judge Orientation
9:00am – Round one of judging will start promptly
11:30am – Round one ends
11:45 am – Student and Judge lunch
12:30 pm – Round two of judging begins
2:30-3:00pm – Round two complete, students picked up by guardians.read more
The 2017 Wood Buffalo Regional Science Fair will take place on Friday, April 28 in the Grand Ballroom at Shell Place.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns.read more
The Wood Buffalo Youth Science Foundation is excited for the upcoming science fair. A reminder to all participants to come prepared and on time. Registration begins at noon for elementary students and 12:30pm for older participants. Public Viewing and Awards are Saturday, April 16 starting at 9:30am. We look forward to seeing you there!read more
The 2016 Wood Buffalo Regional Science Fair will take place in the Grand Ballroom at Shell Place, Mac Donald Island Park.read more
Benefits of Science Fair Projects
-Science experiments and innovations offer unique hands on learning opportunities that incorporate STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)
-Integrates many subjects into one project, such as reading, writing, ethics, critical thinking, problem solving, data analysis, computer science, graphic arts, and public speaking.
-Completing a scientific inquiry project provides students personal achievement and confidence
-Science fairs can make science relevant by allowing students to conduct an experiment based on their own interests.
-A science fair project allows students to develop important independent learning skills such as time management, responsibility, organization and communication.
-The WBRSF gives monetary awards as well as the opportunity for selected top projects to attend the Canada Wide Science Fair in Montreal.read more
The Annual General Meeting of the Board of Directors of Wood Buffalo Youth Science Foundation will be held Monday October 26th at 6:30pm at Westwood Community High School. We will be discussing the 2015 fair, budget and electing new board members. For more information about the AGM please drop us a line at email@example.com.
The 2016 WBRSF will be held on April 15, 2016.read more