“Science, my lad, is made up of mistakes, but they are mistakes which it is useful to make, because they lead little by little to the truth.”
― Jules Verne, A Journey to the Center of the Earth
We are excited to announce the 2020 Science Fair at BCE, which is open to all students, from Kindergarten through 5th grade. The Science Fair will be held in the Multipurpose Room on January 23, 2020.
Information Meeting: Wednesday, 12/11/19 1:50 pm in the Science Room at BCE
Applications due: Thursday, 12/19/2019
The BCE Science Fair provides an excellent opportunity for our students to participate in the scientific process:
For help on How to get started and Science Buddies Free Science Fair help for K-12 Science students, Teachers & Parents please visit http://science.santacruz.k12.ca.us/forms.html. There is also a list of resources for project ideas at http://science.santacruz.k12.ca.us/links.html or visit Mrs. Woolliscroft in the School Library for books on Science projects and Science Fair ideas.
Once a topic has been chosen and the experiment designed and carried out, each participant will present their results in the form of a poster board, and their laboratory notebook. Students in 4th or 5th grade who would like to be considered for the Santa Cruz County Science Fair should also provide a written scientific report. Please see Santa Cruz County Fair Student Guidebook for details (http://science.santacruz.k12.ca.us/students.html).
Each participant will be briefly interviewed by 3 volunteer interviewers.
Important dates for BCE Science Fair
Volunteers are needed to help set up tables on down after school. after school and break We also need volunteer interviewers for 1-hour slots.
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY SCIENCE FAIR
For those students who choose to there is an opportunity to represent BCE at the Santa Cruz County Science Fair at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds in Watsonville on March 14th.
Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
2601 East Lake Avenue
Watsonville, CA 95076
All students are welcome and encouraged to participate! Ten BCE students will be selected from the pool of volunteers.
Our 4th and 5th-grade students will compete with other schools for placement and prizes. Please note that Kindergarten through 3rd graders do not compete for placement or prizes. All students who attend will receive participation ribbons.
For more information regarding the Santa Cruz County Science Fair, please visit https://www.santacruzcoe.org/education-services/academic-competitions/santa-cruz-county-science-engineering-fair/
Important dates for Santa Cruz County Science Fair
(See below website for more detailed information)https://ca-scc.zfairs.com/?f=7482c7e8-ffce-4b54-8ef3-3919bccafddd
If you have any questions please contact
831-703-4750 / firstname.lastname@example.org,
Patty Hayes (BCE Science Teacher)