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In this math lesson, learners apply the concepts of ratio and proportion to determine the length of the Statue of Liberty's torch-bearing arm.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
Learners use M&Ms® (or any other multi-color, equally-sized small candy or pieces) to create a pie graph that expresses the composition of air.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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In this three/four-day lesson, learners calculate perimeters and areas and draw the castle plan to scale.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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In this activity, learners build a 1:140 "scale model" of NASA's X-33 Reusable Launch Vehicle (RLV) Technology Demonstrator, and investigate how the model dimensions compare to the real vehicle.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners use measurement concepts to make models of what their body parts might look like if they were a snake or a chameleon.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this Cyberchase activity, learners use math to explore how parts of the body are proportional.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners will predict the size of a giant scale model of a comb or other rectangular object, then make one. If you tripled the size of a dollar bill, could you sit on it?

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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This activity puts a mathematical twist on the familiar “guessing jar.” No guesses allowed, estimates only.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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In this activity, learners make or use pre-made clay beams to scale and proportion. Specifically, they discover that when you scale up proportionally (i.e.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 4 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners discover the importance of maps and scale as they work together to create a map of the classroom.

free Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
Learners develop awareness and understanding of the daily air quality using the Air Quality Index (AQI) listed in the newspaper or online.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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This is an activity about music, movement, and math. Learners will start a rhythm pattern with 2, 3, or 4 beats. For instance, tap your foot, jump, clap, repeat.

free Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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Choose a recipe to double (or triple, quadruple, or halve). Show everyone the recipe and engage them in figuring out: How much will we need to increase the recipe to feed everyone?

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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This game teaches ratio and proportion by having learners make "salads" that combine three types of beans in different combinations.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners apply the concepts of ratio and proportion to the capture-recapture statistical procedure.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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This activity combines learning about nutrition, math of measurement and proportion, and healthy eating. Start by distributing food packages with Nutrition Facts labeled.

free Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes