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In this activity, learners discover how geologists use stratigraphy, the study of layered rock, to understand the sequence of geological events.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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In this outdoor activity, learners investigate the relationship between the slope of a trail and soil erosion.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners work in groups to determine the mass and volume of four samples: glass marbles, steel washers or nuts, pieces of pine wood, and pieces of PVC pipe.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this team design challenge (page 19-24 of PDF), learners "land" a model Lunar Rover in a model Landing Pod (both previously built in activities #3 and #4 in PDF).

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this math lesson, learners analyze the density of liquids in order to explore linear functions.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 14 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this outdoor activity linking human health to the environment, learners use their pulse rates as a measure of the effort expended in walking on different slopes.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this team design challenge (page 2-10 of PDF), learners design and build a model of a Lunar Transport Rover that will carry equipment and people on the surface of the Moon.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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In this activity, learners use a straight line to learn about circles. Learners measure and record the diameter and circumference of different sized cylindrical objects on a chart.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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In this activity, learners use recycled materials to build a bridge that holds as many potatoes as possible. They investigate weight, height, strength, and measurement as they seek design solutions.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity (Lesson 1), learners work in groups to create tide simulations.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners build a stuffed-animal zip line. Learners hold a cord against a wall, hook a cute stuffed animal onto it, let the animal slide down, and records its travel time.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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In this activity, learners explore Charles' Law in a syringe.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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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
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In this design activity, learners create a vehicle that can transport a load, like a favorite toy or as a recycled object, from the top of a zipline to the bottom using only gravity.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners predict, interpret, and sketch graphs of functions related to the shapes of bottles. A measure of water is poured into a container.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson (page 2 of the PDF), learners use bottles of various shapes to explore the abstract concept of rate of change.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 14 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners explore the real world meaning of slope. Learners conduct a balloon experiment in which they measure the circumference and flight time of deflating balloons.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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In this outdoor activity, learners plan a simple foot path and create an environmental impact study of the natural area where the path would be.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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This is an activity in which learners explore the effects of gravity, motion and momentum while creating art.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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In this highly physical outdoor activity, learners construct and compare experimental trail sections to select the best trail-construction technique for their site.

Over \$20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours