scfairguide Mrs. Foehring
Grahamwood Elementary  
 
Memphis/Shelby County Elementary Science Fair Guidelines

DISPLAYS - Tables will be provided.
     Display must not exceed size of table (card table size)
     There are no electrical outlets available.
     Dangerous chemicals, open flames, and live animals are
     prohibited.
     No identifiable photographs of people should be visible
     to the judges.
     Projects should reflect work that is the age, grade,
     and ability level of the student(s).

CATEGORIES
     GRADES K - 3: Class Projects only (must be evidence of
     whole class participation) A PROJECT SUMMARY OR
     JOURNAL/LOG IS MANDATORY.

     GRADES 4 - 6: Individual Projects or Group Projects
     (Limited to 5 students/group.  Must be evidence of
     whole group participation).  A PROJECT PAPER OR
     JOURNAL/LOG IS MANDATORY.

PROJECT REPORTS
     Project Summary (K - 3) - a one or two page report of what was learned.  It may be text, pictures, or a combination of both.
     Project Paper (4 - 6) - a synthesis of research sources, containing background, findings, analysis, and conclusions. Include a cover sheet and at least two references.  No plagiarism.
     Project Journal/Log (K - 6) - Activities, notes, sources, data, observations etc. Entries should be dated.
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