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In this outdoor activity, learners dig for and collect isopods (sometimes known as "roly-poly bugs" or "potato bugs" and other names).

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners explore the concept of using units to measure length. Learners first read "How Big is a Foot" by Rolf Myller and learn about units.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners observe what would happen to their bodies if they went to outer space without a space suit.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners investigate whether more people are squares or rectangles. People with similarly sized heights and arm spans are classified as squares.

free Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners test to see if carbon dioxide is present in the air we breathe in and out by using a detector made from red cabbage.

Over \$20 per group Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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Many germs spread by our hands, and often times, people don't wash their hands well enough to get rid of germs.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 6 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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In this activity, learners will be able to measure themselves in nanometers. A nanometer is a billionth of a meter, a unit of measurement used in nanotechnology.

free Ages 6 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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Most people will break a bone in their body at some point in their life, but how much force does it take to break one?

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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During this lesson, learners will determine their blood pressure and learn about systolic and diastolic pressures.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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Learners draw and cut out shapes of organs from construction paper. Then they attach these organs to the body of one learner to make a life-sized map of all the internal organs.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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We're told from a young age that we have 5 senses, but we have many more. One of which is our awareness of our own body part's orientation and position.

free Ages 6 - 18 Under 5 minutes
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Teams of learners use a series of stick figures made from pipe cleaners to model a dance routine. Then, they use this model to communicate to another learner who performs the dance routine.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this simulation activity, learners act as parts of the circulatory system and discover how it serves as a transport system for food/nutrients, oxygen, carbon dioxide and waste.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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Most people break at least two bones in their lifetime. In this activity, learners will use celery stalks to model the many ways that bones can fracture.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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Although we may not admit it, all humans fart or pass some gas. In this activity, learners make their own model to mimic food passing through intestines and discover what releases gas.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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Most of the time, we don't have to think about breathing. In fact, you're probably breathing right now without thinking about it!

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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Our bodies produce snot, or mucus, that we blow from our noses. In this activity, learners will create a model of how snot works and will explore how it keeps our bodies healthy.

Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners make a model of a one-way heart valve to investigate how a heart controls the direction of blood flow.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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Doctors often send a sample of blood to a lab, to make sure their patients are healthy.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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In this activity, learners will measure their lung capacity by making their own spirometer. Learners will then explore factors that affect the amount of air the lungs can hold.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes