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FISKE PTO SCIENCE FAIR

Thursday, March 14, 2019

6:30 - 7:45 PM

Fiske Gymnasium

All Fiske Families and Friends are invited to attend the Science Fair! Please come to support our scientists as they present their projects.

 

INFORMATION ABOUT THE 2019 SCIENCE FAIR

Cu-WHOO-rious about science?  All students in Grades 2-5 are invited to become Fiske scientists and take part in the 2019 school science fair!

The Fiske School PTO hosts the annual Science Fair where students share enthusiastically share their creative scientific explorations! The Fiske Community has been extremely supportive of the Science Fair, with an amazing number of young scientists participating each year:

  • 2018: 196 students

  • 2017: 176 scientists

  • 2016: 228 scientists

  • 2015: 230 scientists

  • 2014: 226 scientists

Please encourage your Fiske student to be part of the 2019 FISKE SCIENCE FAIR, which will take place in the school gym on Thursday, March 14 from 6:30 pm to 7:45 pm. 

KICK-OFF FOR THE 2019 FAIR

Mad Science of Boston: We will catalyze this year’s science fair “season” with an exciting show at the January 3rd All School Meeting by Chemistry Christa from Mad Science of Boston. Ms. Ritter is a former science teacher who loves to share her excitement of chemical reactions.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Project Help On Tuesday, February 5 - 3:15-4:15 PM

If your Fiske scientist has too many inhibitors in their reaction while thinking about a project idea, encourage them to come to a project help session in the school library. Lexington High School students and scientists from the Fiske community will help Fiske students brainstorm and think through project ideas. Ms. Conant, our Fiske Librarian, will be available and have books on various science topics available for reference.

  • Science Fair Project Titles due by March 1:

    For our REGISTERED scientists, we ask for you to update us on your project. Please have you responsible adult visit https://goo.gl/forms/oJwPFmbCJDzHdmLu1 to submit the title and answer questions on the project.

  • Note:
    * All science projects should be done at home, taking care to always be safe!
    * No animals should be harmed.
    * A display is a nice way to show your science project work, but please keep it within a 36” width.
    * Please do not bring food, live animals or latex products to the science fair.

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If you have any questions about the science fair or would like to help out, please contact:
FiskeScienceFair@gmail.com