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In this activity about ramps, learners explore and measure the rate at which spherical objects roll down a ramp.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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Learners will compare the growth rate and appearance of crystals forming on small rocks to those growing on miscellaneous objects. Learners will also investigate how temperature (warm vs.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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In this activity (page 2 of PDF under GPS: Glaciers Activity), learners will measure the rate at which water streams out of a leaky cup.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners will be working with predictions with a time frame of one week, or longer. Start by planting seedlings.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 4 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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In this activity, learners measure and calculate the amount of cubic feet various containers contain. Next, learners investigate cubic feet per second (cps), by carrying jugs in one second.

free Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this seismic simulation, learners play a "who-dunnit" game to explore earthquakes.

free Ages 11 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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In this engineering activity, learners examine bicycle mechanics and gear ratios. Learners determine which gears will help them bike a set course in the shortest amount of time.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity related to rotational inertia (page 1 of the PDF under SciGirls Activity: Microgravity), learners will use a bit of scientific experimenting to test if open-faced peanut butter sandwi

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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In this online activity, learners measure their pulse rates and investigate how their pulses change when they engage in different activities.

free Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners will keep track of how much they can do in one minute. Instructors can pick something everyone will do for a minute, such as jumping up and down or drawing stars.

free Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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In this activity, learners keep track of how much paper the group uses in a week. Build awareness of paper waste, while strengthening measurement and estimation skills.

free Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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In this experiment, learners examine how pressure affects water flow. In small groups, learners work with water and a soda bottle, and then relate their findings to pressure in the deep ocean.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners estimate distances between landmarks and use a map and scales to determine the actual distances.

Over \$20 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this demonstration, learners explore a variation of a Foucault pendulum, but upside down.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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This activity (located on page 3 of the PDF under GPS: Temperate Rain Forest Activity) is a full inquiry investigation into tree growth rates.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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This activity (located on page 3 of the PDF under GPS: Glaciers Activity) is a full inquiry investigation about the different causes of glacial melt.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this full inquiry activity (located on page 3 of the PDF under GPS: Kinetic Sculpture Challenge Activity), groups of learners will make predictions about which feature of a pendulum (mass, length,

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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This activity helps learners understand how the angle of the Sun affects temperatures around the globe.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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This PDF contains 12 calendars (12 months). Each month contains activities about math. Things to do on familiar holidays (like July 4), less common holidays (like Backward Day), and any day.

free Ages 4 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners build a recording timer made from simple materials (e.g., small dc motor, sharpie pen, craft sticks, adding machine paper tape, etc.).

Over \$20 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours