Flint Science Fair

Elementary Division Instructions & Forms

Elementary Division (Grades 4-5)

Once you have selected a topic you may begin registration for FRSF.  You can also email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to ask questions.

Elementary Division projects follow simpler rules than those for the senior division.  All elementary division projects will be judged as one category.

There is a two-part registration process that can be completed on line.

Step 1. Complete the FRSF On-line Registration Form. An email confirmation will be sent.

Step 2. Download FRSF Supplemental Registration Forms (Interactive PDF that can be saved on your PC, printed, and sent by email. (If your web browser does not support the interactive PDF, download the form and save with Acrobat Reader).

    • Save the interactive PDF on your PC, Complete appropriate forms, Save the document and Email the document to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • When saving your supplemental forms use the "Save As" command and add your name at the end of the document name-- example: 2014 FRSF Supplemental Registration Form John Appleseed
  • All students must complete Form 1, Form 1A, and Form 1B and a Research Plan as outlined on page 3 of the Supplemental forms.   Email forms to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Additional forms that may be required in Step 2 vary with the nature of the student’s project and are easily identified using the ISEF Rules Wizard. Examples:
    • Humans - complete Form 4: Human Subjects and Informed Consent Form.  Remember you need a consent form completed for every human subject!
    • Vertebrate animals – complete Form 5: Vertebrate Animal Form (5A and 5B)
    • Potentially hazardous Biological Agents – complete Form 6A: Potentially Hazardous Biological Agents Form or Form 6B: Human and Vertebrate Animal Tissue Form
    • Hazardous Chemicals, Activities and Devices - complete Form 3 Risk Assessment Form.
    • None of the above (No additional forms required)
  • Forms should also be printed and signed by the student and adult sponsor. Signed forms should be brought to the Fair on March 14

Students are encouraged to print all completed forms for their files and reference.

Notes:

  • use the Registration link on www.flintsciencefair.org
  • Projects will be approved via email upon review by the FRSF Scientific Review Committee (SRC).
  • Paper registration forms are also available at www.flintsciencefair.org

If you cannot download the forms please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Registration Deadline:  Elementary - March 1, 2014

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