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I am trying to choose a basic science fair topic for my 3rd grader who recently saw a PBS special on fractals. Any ideas for a fractal project using the scientific method?
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- Project Question: My 3rd grader is interested in fractals - we recently saw a program on PBS - and I am trying to come up with a question that could be studied using the scientific method for his project for the science fair. Any ideas? Jessica
- Project Due Date: mid February.
- Project Status: I am just starting
Projects on Fractal can be very interesting and complex projects. I am not sure if a 3rd grader will be able to comprehend it all as it does involve understanding of high level mathematics. You can get some help by visiting this science buddy sitehttp://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-f ... p031.shtml
Please also check http://www.helium.com/items/1243614-mat ... -mathemati
This site has reference to some elementary school projects.
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