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In this activity, learners make "totally tubular" forms of carbon. Learners use chicken wire to build macro models of carbon nanotubes.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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This activity gets learners looking at 6-sided shapes in nature, including the cells of a beehive, as well as other shapes.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 14 1 to 7 days
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In this activity, learners follow simple directions to explore and create platonic solids.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners arrange pattern blocks to create tessellations and to explore geometric patterns. Learners first explore making patterns with a variety of pattern blocks.

free Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners compare pattern blocks to visually understand halves, thirds, and sixths.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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In this activity, learners explore the structural strength of triangles by creating their own free-standing geodesic dome out of plastic straws.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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This strategy game has simple rules but can be a challenge. Players start with an empty hexagonal grid. On each turn, a player initials one empty hexagon on the grid.

free Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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As learners play this game, they develop logic, geometry, and spatial visualization skills. Players start out with an empty hexagonal grid.

free Ages 4 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners use tangrams ( 7-piece puzzle tiles) to assemble a variety of shapes. Tangrams are ideal for improving spatial reasoning and geometry properties.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners identify the relationship between the number of sides in a regular polygon and the number of struts needed to make each polygon rigid.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners will build a honeycomb. Learners will investigate how the shape of the honeycomb develops. Activity includes step-by-step instructions and extension ideas.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners cutout a set of shape finder templates to explore shapes in the world around them.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners investigate fractions by playing a game.

free Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes