Writing your first research paper can be a scary thought! You might be nervous about what to write about. Lucky for you there are tons of fun and interesting topics for middle school students to write about. The best way to start your research paper is to find a subject you want to learn about. When you are really interested in your research paper topic, the paper will be much easier to write. You will also be more likely to do your best work on a subject that really interests you. A research paper can be written about almost anything, but in case you are out of ideas here are 25 fun and exciting research topics to get started on!