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Welcome to the 6th Annual Science Fair with Invention Convention!

Manchester Public Schools has partnered with Manchester Town-wide PTA to present The 6th Annual Science Fair with Invention Convention. This is an exciting opportunity for students to experiment, create and invent!! All students enrolled in Manchester Public Schools are invited to participate in the 6th Annual Science Fair with Invention Convention. Students are encouraged, but not required to complete a science fair project in one of the following categories:

Science Fair Investigation (Fair Test/Experiment) (Kindergarten – Grade 8): Students will make a display board showing their use of the scientific method to design an experiment. Students participating in this category may be chosen to participate in the District-Wide Science Fair.

Science Fair Model (Kindergarten – Grade 8): Students will make a display board showing their research on a scientific topic (system) and build a model of the system so visitors can see what it is and how it works. Students participating in this category may be chosen to participate in the District-Wide Science Fair.

Invention Convention (Kindergarten – Grade 8): Students will solve a problem by creating an invention and make a display board to show visitor’s their inventing process. The invention can be something new or an improvement of something that already exists. Students participating in this category may be chosen to participate in the District-Wide Science Fair and/or the Connecticut Invention Convention.

Dates to remember!

Online Registration for Science Fair - Click here to register for the Science Fair - registration closes on December 5, 2016.

School-Level Science Fairs - Click here for the schedule.

District-Wide Science Fair with Invention Convention - Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Illing Middle School

Connecticut Invention Convention (Regionals) - at Goodwin College on Saturday, April 8, 2017 

Connecticut Invention Convention (State Finals) - at UCONN Storrs on Saturday, April 29, 2017 - (Want to know more? Click here for a video on the Connecticut Invention Convention)

 

2017 Science Fair Flyer! - Click Here

 

Click here to see a list of our 2016 Science Fair Winners!

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