Benefits of Science Fair Projects

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.