Weekend Science Fun: Google Science Fair

Have you heard about the Google Science Fair yet?

Who: Students interested in science between the ages of 13 – 18, including home schooled students

What: Complete a science fair project, set up a Google Sites website to display your results, and submit it to the Google Science Fair competition

When: Between January 11, 2011 and April 4, 2011.

This video will give you an overview of what you need to do to participate:

I highly recommend that you carefully read the rules before starting any project. Most science fairs have strict rules, especially about projects featuring humans and other vertebrates, so be sure you read and understand the restrictions.

For ideas for projects try the links below or click on the “experiment list” button above:

Janice VanCleaves Play and Learn About Science:  Science Project Ideas for Kids

Science Buddies Science Fair projects

Science Fair Central

List of Student Projects at The University of Arizona

Neuroscience For Kids


The Google site also has links to science resources

Good luck and be sure to let me know if you have any questions.


  1. Janice VanCleave

    Thanks for linking to my website. No, I had not heard of Google’s Science Fair but will spend some time checking it out.

    I’d love to chat with you about sharing science ideas.

  2. Roberta

    Great to hear from you Janice. I’ll send you an e-mail.

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