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STEAMFest 2020 -21 Safety First Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
Complete current Safety Form Have parent sign Safety Form Submit parent-signed Safety Form with Research Plan via email STEAMFest. [email protected] org Include details in your logbook on exactly how you followed the safety guidelines The ten-page limit on your logbook includes both Safety Form and Research Plan REMEMBER: the Safety Form is worth 10 points on your project
Allergies: If enlisting people to help or be test subjects, always ask about allergies and use the Human Informed Consent form Animals: No animals should be harmed or caused pain Bacteria: No projects that involve collecting and growing bacteria cultures Guidelines Eye Protection: Safety glasses should be used for experiments with chemicals, or if any kind of splash may come in contact with your eyes Fire: Grades K thru 5 are not allowed to include fire or burning objects in their display Gloves: Safety gloves should be used for any testing with food or chemicals Humans: No experiments that can cause potential harm to humans Recording: All safety procedures need to be recorded in your logbook
Alcohol Firearms What’s NOT Allowed Illegal drugs Nerf bows and arrows Nerf guns Power tools CANNOT be handled by students Prescription drugs Slingshots
In past years, students were not allowed to submit experiments on the list below. Research Bacteria Paper Fire Division Virus Hazardous materials Students may NOT handle, sample or test – but they CAN NOW study available data from reliable sources and submit a Research Paper limited to five pages, double spaced.
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