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Year 12 and 13 Students  with Outstanding exhibits may be nominated for the Powering Potential Programme by their school if the are achieving at the Merit/Excellence level in at least two Science subjects. Click here for more information.
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How do I start?

Firstly decide whether you would like to base your project on:

Technology   Science
Technological Designs are ways of trying to solve a problem or a need.   Scientific Investigations are ways of trying to find the answer to a question about the world.


Visual Arts & Creativity

Oral Presentation

Research into a Science/Technology theme including; how things work, historical development, ethical issues, famous scientists, science fiction, effects on society A Science/Technology theme shown in any medium including: dawings, painting, sculpture, models, textiles, crafts A 5  min presentation of a Science/Technology theme including; speech, lecture, poetry,

Quick Questions and Answers

Question: Go to:
What can I do for my project? Investigation ideas
Who can I get help from? Need help?
What section could I enter and what could I win? Age groups, categories and prizes
Can I use people or animals in my project? Human and Animal Ethics
How can I make the best of my exhibit? Presenting your exhibit
What do I have to do on the day of the fair? On the day of the fair
What will the judges be looking for in my exhibit? Judging criteria
What are the key dates? Important fair dates
Where are the forms I need? Student forms and booklets

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