Welcome to the District 196 Inventor's Fair Resource Page!
Click on icon above to get the log book
The purpose of this page is to give you access to the information you need to participate and succeed in the Inventors Fair. If you need some information look below. If you lost a form or forgot a date look for that section.
Inventors Fair Introduction (If you are having trouble viewing these open the pdf version
Inventors Fair Information & Forms
General Inventors Fair Information
Inventors Fair Rules
IF Rules 11-12.pdf
Inventors Fair Schedule
IF Schedule 11-12.pdf
Inventors Fair Registration Form
IF registration 11-12.pdf
(Due Dec. 9th to your GT teacher)
Inventors Fair Volunteer Form
IF Volunteer 11-12.pdf
Invention Process Help
Steps to Inventing Checklist
Time to Get serious.pdf
Step 1 -Identify a problem.
Start and Invention log
Log Book 12.pdf
Time to get ideas:
Family Hobby list.pdf
Places and spaces in my life.pdf
Step 2 -Solve the problem.
Choose your best idea!
Step 3 -Plan Your Invention. Research originality of idea.
Check on Google Patent search
What materials will you need?
Step 4 -Modify Idea.
Modify your idea to better solve the problem, add more features, or make it better than a previous similar idea based on your answers to the research.
Step 5 -Make Invention.
Sketch your idea including measurements.
Make a model of idea and/or working prototype.
Step 6 - Research again.
Try it out. Test it. does it do what you wanted. Get others opinions! Record your results. Take pictures!
Step 7 -Make final modifications.
Adjust your invention based on your tests or responses.
Step 8 -Name your Invention
Make it catchy!
Step 9 -Plan your Display board and presentation.
Inventors Fair Board Samples.mht
Inventors Fair Board Samples.pdf
Judges scoring sheet -
District Judge Rubric11.doc
District Judge Rubric11.pdf
Step 10 - Practice!
Practice presentation sheet.pdf
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