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Showcase Guidelines
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Students, Teachers, and Parent


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Table of Contents

Begin an Inventor’s Log
Sample Inventor’s Log
Creating an Invention
Step 1 - Get an Idea
Identify a Need, Want, or Problem
Brainstorm Solutions
Select a Solution
Step 2 – Make a Plan
Do Research
Apply the Research
Step 3 – Build a Model
Conceptual Models
Functional Models
Step 4 – Test the Model
Conceptual Testing
Functional Testing
Step 5 – Finalize Your Invention


Participating in the Young Inventors’ Showcase:


Application Process

Planning Your Time
Judging Criteria and Procedures
Contest Rules and Regulations
Display Guidelines
Display Rules and Regulations
Photograph Display Restrictions
What to Expect on the Day of the Competition
Bibliography Books
Websites


Thank you for choosing to participate
in the Young Inventors’ Showcase!


 

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