Lisle CUSD 202


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8th Grade Life Science

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2012 Science Fair Timeline


             August 27           Science Fair –Introduction letter, Review the Scientific Method PowerPoint Presentation, Information packet-Mission Possible, Start Generating a list of project topics.


              August 28, 29           LJHS LRC – Topic Exploration/Research days,

                                                Assignment #1 due Friday Aug. 31st

              September 6              Project Title, hypothesis and objective due.

             September 10           Design YourExperiment   packet. Information regarding

                                               The Control; the Variable; measuring in metric; Taking photos; Organizing the Research Paper.


                September 12           Research (Review of Literature) Topic due


                September 17             LRC research on review of Literature


                September 21           Control/variable explanation due. Start running Trials of your experiment and recording your data this weekend!!!


             October 2                 Introduction Paragraph  of Review of Literature due.


             October 10                Science Fair Materials list and Procedural Steps due


             October 18                Discuss the 5 C’s (i.e.-color) to a good Display Board


             October 19                Mini Science Fair in Class


              October 22               Discuss Science Fair score sheet. Project site numbers assigned.

              November 1               Science Fair set-up  letter-in class.


              November 2                Science Fair Night Friday November 2, 5:30 pm-7:00pm

                                                 Set up Completed Projects in Lunchroom Commons

                                                 All projects are to be set up Friday night to be on time!!

             Novemeber 3,4,            Project Judging


              November 5              Take Home Science Fair Projects after school!




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