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If you missed the Informational Meeting on May 23, 2018 for new teachers, students, and parents to the Greater San Diego Science & Engineering Fair, you can view the video on our Facebook page! You can also find some of the resources shared at the presentation below.


The following are a few resources for teachers and parents to help their students/children with a successful science or engineering fair project. This Resource page is a work in progress..

Additional resources may be found on the Student Resources page. 


Section A: Rules and Guidelines


Section B: Forms


Section C: Science Fair Resources for Teachers

How Science and Engineering Fair Projects Relate to the Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core Standards:


How to Do a Science Fair Project - Teaching the Scientific Method and Engineering Design:

  1. How to Think Like a Scientist
  2. It All Starts with an Idea
  3. The Basics - What All Great Projects Have In Common
  4. Feed Your Brain


Instructional Materials and Resource Guides:



Section C: Links to Teaching Resources and Digital Libraries 

Science Net Links - Teaching Science Resources

Science NetLinks is a premier K-12 science education resource produced by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. At Science NetLinks, you'll find teaching tools, interactives, podcasts, and hands-on activities, and all of it is free!


Thoughtco Teaching Resources

In-depth articles and teacher resources that give you and your students the answers and information.


Science Resources by Thoughtco


Computer Science Resources by Thoughtco


Math Resources by Thoughtco


Teaching Engineering


Understanding Science and How it really Works – Teaching Resources


Teaching Resources - UC Berkeley


SAGE: Science and Arts Gateway Education - Teaching and Learning Resources from University of Cornell


JPL/NASA Teacher Resource


Resources from NASA: Grades 9-12


Resources from NASA Grades 5- 8


Edutopia – Ten Websites for  Science Teachers


Teaching Techniques for Science Teachers


PBS LEARNING (create a free account to access resources)


The National Digital Library


Science News for Students


Find Articles from CBS


Science Daily – Your source for latest research


EurekAlert! The Global Source for Science News


Smithsonian - Science/Nature


Science Now