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Glorietta's 2018 Science Fair Event


The 5th annual Gopher Science Fair is an educational forum involving students in the scientific process by inspiring them to think and perform like young scientists. All K-5 students are invited to get involved by completing a scientific experiment, exploration invention, or survey. For event details visit Science Show-Off Guidelines. Group projects will be on display Wednesday, March 21, 2018. 

  • To Sign-up visit: GLScience-Signup by MARCH 8, 2018Projects are to be completed & submitted March 20, 2018

An added attraction will be the return of Glorietta's popular Family Science Night from 5:30-8:00pm.  Exhibitors to include:

  • AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY Marine Theme (ex. oil & water)
  • CAMP EDMO  – Maker Tech Booth
  • CUBIT – Water themed - create filter and solve coding challenge
  • EAST BAY ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY – Night sky viewing (showing at dusk-8:30pm)
  • EAST BAY VIVARIUM Reptiles, amphibians, arachnids
  • GALILEO – Build and test structures
  • GLORIETTA GARDEN  – Planting vegetables
  • GREEN TEAM – Composting, plus display of process
  • MAD SCIENCE  – Slime booth
  • MT. DIABLO BEES – Bee display, educational materials
  • NORCAL BATS – live bats and habitat discussion
  • ORINDA VETERINARIAN CLINIC – Display of animal information
  • PNEUMATIC ROCKETS – Build rockets and launch
  • STEVE AND KATE’S CAMP – Stop motion animation / Lego-animated films 

Suggested Project Ideas

Science Exploration Project Online Resources