Radiation, Sound and Light Pollution
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Ideas and Sample Projects by Grade Level

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Primary School - Grades K-3
P=Project   E=Experiment
Is radiation level elevated nearby our school? [P]
How do the number of visible stars in the night sky change from place to place because of light pollution? [E]
Elementary School - Grades 4-6
P=Project   E=Experiment
The effects of Wireless Devices on Plant Growth [P]
What is light pollution. [P]
Middle School - Grades 7-9
P=Project   E=Experiment
Effect of Light Pollution on Chrysalis Stage of Painted Lady Butterfly [P]
A Spatial and Temporal Comparison of Sound Levels in a Rural and Urban Interface [E]
The Effect of Non-ionizing Radiation from Wi-Fi on Radish Seed Growth [P] [P]
Does UV-C Radiation Have a Mutagenic Effect on Mealworms and Darkling Beetles [E]
How Does Electromagnetic Radiation Affect A Colony of Harvester Ants? [E]
Investigate how cell phone radio-frequency waves affect the lifespan of a cricket. [P] [P]
See if the density of a shielding material is related to its ability to shield ionizing radiation. [E]
Using Astrophotography to Analyze Light Pollution [E]
Can a person receive harmful levels of radiation by visiting a hospital, oncology center, a radiologist, surgery center, or a doctor/dentist office? [E]
Pros and cons of CANDU (CANada Deuterium Uranium) nuclear power generator, the way it works, its history, and its economical and environmental impact. [P]
Do Electromagnetic Fields Harm Algae Cells? [E]
Research the effectiveness of rubberized asphalt as a traffic noise mitigation measure. [E]
The effects of microwaved water on plants [P]
Determine if magnetic fields had any effect on the weight or behavior of mice. [E]
Determine the effect of long-term light pollution on the migration pattern of zooplankton in lakes with differing levels of light pollution. [E]
The Effect of Radiation on the Growth of Lentil Seeds [E]
Will pollutants decrease the amount of light bioluminescent bacteria produce? [E]
Find out how man-made electromagnetic fields affect eremosphaera algae cells. [E]
High School - Grades 10-12
P=Project   E=Experiment
A Study of ElectroMagnetic Fields Produced by RFID Transmitters [E]
Research the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster [E]
Measure skyglow (light pollution) in the nighttime sky using a digital camera. [E]
Explored the effects of increased intensities of UV radiation on two primary groups of chromophores in a plant. [E]
The Effects of Beta and Gamma Radiation on Chitinous Organisms [E]
What family of seeds has the most resistance to microwave radiation? [E]
The Effect of Prolonged Magnetic Exposure on the Weight and Behavior of Mice [E]
Investigate Gamma Radiation Effects on Plant Growth [E]
Investigate how sonar causes damage to whales underwater. [E] [E]
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