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Elementary School - Grades 4-6
P=Project   E=Experiment
Determine which fabric is the best insulator. [P] [P]
Test whether more expensive towels can retain more water and are stronger [P] [P]
Do natural fibers decompose faster than man-made fibers? [E]
Which of the six fabrics, denim, wool, cotton, fleece, polyester, and felt, insulates heated water best? [P]
Coloring Fabrics With Dyes From Plant Materials by Using Chromatography [E]
Which type of fabric burns the quickest? [P] [P]
Coloring Fabrics With Dyes From Plant Materials [E]
The effects of different chemicals (baking soda, vinegar, bleach) on the color of different fabrics [P]
Middle School - Grades 7-9
P=Project   E=Experiment
Which Fabric Drapes Best? [P]
The Effects of Fabric Softener on the Flammability of Fabrics [E]
Extend the time of the current Nomex fire suits ability to protect firefighters from permanent damage due to exposure from direct flames and high intensity heat. [E]
What Burns Faster and Why? Cotton or a Cotton/Polyester Blend? [E]
Determine if dye affects the flammability of baby clothes. [E]
Which Fabric Can Withstand the Most Tension? [E]
Which stain remover works best on white cloth? [E]
Determine if the application of Scotch-gard (fabric protector) and RIT Sun Guard (laundry additive) can increase the ability of a fabric to block ultraviolet radiation. [E]
Effects of Different Fabrics Inhibiting the Passage of Moisture from the Environment [E]
Determine the optimum pH for dyeing 100% cotton cellulose fabric using fiber reactive dyes. [E]
Determine which of three plant dyes (strawberries, beets, and tomatoes) will make the best red color on fabric. [E]
Can Various Laundry Detergent Additives Affect the Flammability of Fire Resistant Fabric? [E]
Find a relationship between the size of the fabric, the length of time that it was exposed to fire, and the length of time that it takes to burn. [E]
Will heavy fabrics that are closely woven burn more slowly than open fabric fibers. [P]
Find out if flammable or non-flamable materials burn faster (idea).
How does fabric softener affect the flammability of different fabrics? [P]

The Effect of Fabric Type on Ignition Time and Burning Rate [P]
The Effect of Material Type on the Temperature and Burning Rate of Lint Fire Starters [P]
Determine the optimum pH for dyeing 100% cotton cellulose fabric using fiber reactive dyes. [E]
What Is the Effect of pH Level on the Darkness of Dyed Fabric? [E]
Effects of Different Fabrics Inhibiting the Passage of Moisture from the Environment [E]
Investigating the Effect of Different Solutions on the Elasticity of Various Fabrics [E]
Determine if footwear is an environment in which bacteria flourish, and if so, which type of shoes (leather/fabric) grow and withhold the most bacteria.? [E]
High School - Grades 10-12
P=Project   E=Experiment
Preparing composite Materials with using waste tea pomace in order to obviate colour of the water which is the waste of textile colour factory [P]
Which materials absorb (ultraviolet rays) UV rays the best to offer better UV clothing protection. [E]
Experiment to show how temperature of water affects the dyeing of a piece of fabric [E]
The Excess of Cleaning Detergent Left on Clothes after Washing By Different Laundry Detergents. [P]
The Most Flammable Fabric Softeners [P]
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