Yes, science fair projects can be a hassle. But doing a project can also be fun and exciting. Find out what prizes you could win, important skills you’ll learn, and how you could even make a real contribution to improving the world, just by getting involved in a science fair project.

Of all the subjects our children are taught in school, science is once of the most important. But for kids the facts and figures of science can be very dull, so here’s how you make science more fun for them, and also for you.

Most public schools teach science as a series of random facts. As a homeschool teacher, you can ensure your child makes a cognitive connection between science and other subjects, and retains the information later, when you use a whole science approach.