How to put on a Science Fair

 

Besides the obvious financial aid procuring a sponsor can provide, Science Fair Sponsors can help generate interest in your school’s science fair on the part of the community, parents and students. Corporate sponsors, who are generally able to give more than individuals and small businesses, may also provide enough financial support to give kids individual budgets for their science fair projects and experiments.
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Happy 350th Birthday Royal Society of Science

 

The coat of arms of the Royal Society

Hey teachers!  This year marks the 350th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Society, and in honor of that, over the coming year we will be posting some of the scientific profiles of some of its founding, former, and current members for you to share with your class.

But first, a little information about the Royal Society itself!

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Truly Amazing Gecko Tape

This blog entry is another of our “Science in the News” articles.  Feel free to print it out and share it with your students, or to have one of your students present the information to the rest of the class—after all, one of the most important parts of science is learning to communicate information.

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Yoda, the Jedi Bat

Science in the News:

Yoda the Jedi bat, and his cool animal friends

Do you ever feel like you never see anything new?  Then you should go to New Guinea!  New Guinea is located north of Australia, and is the world’s second largest island.  It is about the same size as the state of California.  Even though it is not very big, New Guinea has an amazing amount of biodiversity. That means that there are lots and LOTS of different animals and plants there.

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Be an Amazing! Science Teacher

Hey, amazing teachers!

Here at Be Amazing, we want to help meet your needs as you introduce the world of science to your students.  This week we are using the teacher’s blog section to announce a new feature of our newly updated website—our new email!

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Physical or Chemical Reactions: What is going on with Insta-Snow®?

We’ve had a number of questions from teachers about the science behind our popular Grow Snow Classroom kit, so we thought we’d help you take this cool science experience to the next level, from awesome hands-on experiment to dynamic classroom discussion.

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Teaching science- you need all the resources you can get.

 

How do you do it all?  Teachers today are called upon to be not only a teacher of subject content but administrators, judges, moral guides, hall and cafeteria monitors and much more.

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