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Science Fair Info


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It’s Science Fair Season: Create An Exciting Project With Estes Model Rockets! Science Fairs make learning fun — especially if your project involves model rocketry! Here are just a few suggestions for rocket science projects that you can complete with minimal time and effort — and Estes has the model rockets to make your project a winner!



Rocket Games -NEW!
Are you a true rocketeer? Test your s
kills and knowledge in these exciting games.

Take the Model Rocket Quiz.
You can buy one for a little more than 10 dollars, but can you fly one? See how high your model rocketry smarts will take you with this quiz.

Rocket Science Made Easy
Have you ever wanted to be really smart at something, but don't want to do all that fancy book learning? Well, this is not exactly a game. This is cool tutorial that will teach you how to create your own model rocket.

Sprocket Rocket
Fly through rooms and add parts to your ship that will help you get past obstacles and collect all of the cogs

Rocket Robin
Balance your left and right rockets, detatch at the optimum moment and go for the highest altitude you can. Get seriously good and you’ll even reach the outer atmosphere. But we doubt it.



Learn More About Space Launch Sites Around the World
There are not many spaceports around the world. Fewer than two dozen have been constructed during the Space Age. Some are well known places open to the public, while others are top secret closed sites. Learn more...



Discover The World of Model Rocketry

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
NASA Kids' Club will provides a wealth of resources that are safe, fun, and educational for students. You can expect them to find reliable information on space-related topics, as well as games, Web quests, and even chats with NASA experts.

U.S. Space Camp
SPACE CAMP® was founded in 1982 as the U.S. Space & Rocket Center® museum's education program to promote the study of math, science, and technology. This educational program couples classroom instruction with hands-on activities and teaches teamwork, decision-making, and leadership. Rocket scientist Dr. Wernher von Braun, while leading the team of scientists and engineers at the Marshall Space Flight Center that sent astronauts to the moon, inspired these programs that have challenged and educated youngsters from all 50 states and over 40 countries and territories. SPACE CAMP has become known as one of the premier math/science/technology educational programs in the United States.

Join the National Association of Rocketry
The NAR is all about having fun with model rockets and learning more about them. Since 1957, over 90,000 dedicated sport rocket modelers have joined the NAR to participate in organized rocketry.

TARC
The Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) is the world's largest rocket contest, sponsored by the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) and the National Association of Rocketry (NAR). It was created in the fall of 2002 as a one-time celebration of the Centennial of Flight, but the enthusiasm about the event was so great that AIA and NAR were asked to hold the contest annually.



Fun With Model Rocketry

Download a PDF Model Rocketry Technical Manual - Estes publication
This technical manual was written to provide both an easy-to-follow guide for the beginner and a reference for the experienced rocket enthusiast. Here you’ll find the answers to the most frequently asked questions.

Download a PDF Science Fair Projects - Estes publication
The publication was prepared to provide you with a number of ideas for great projects utilizing model rocketry. Some ideas are easy and can be handled by a beginner who uses reasonable care in doing the project. Other ideas offer exciting projects which can be successfully completed by the average rocketeer.

Download a PDF Guide to Aerospace Clubs - Estes publication
The perfect source book for organizing and operating a successful model rocket club. A comprehensive guide, idea source and reference for club organization and activities. A must for active clubs.

Download a PDF Model Rocketry Study Guide - Estes publication
This publication presents a logical program for anyone who wants the most from model rocketry. There is a planned sequence of activities through three skill levels that guides a student on his/her path to becoming an expert model rocketeer.

Download a PDF Model Rocketry Word Search Puzzles

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