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Molecule Match


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Molecule Match

In this activity, learners will use their nose to sniff out hidden scents using extracts and cotton balls. Activity includes materials list, game instructions, STEM connections and more. This activity requires adult preparation time.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
5 to 10 minutes

Learning Time:
5 to 10 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
$10 - $20 per group of students

Age Range:
Ages 4 - adult

Resource Types:
Activity, Game

Language:
English

Materials List (per group of students)


  • 20 dessert size paper plates
  • 10 types of extracts or flavoring
  • marker
  • 20 cotton balls
  • coffee beans
  • paper and pencil

Subjects


  • Life Sciences
    • Human Senses and Perception
  • Physical Sciences
    • Structure and Properties of Matter

Informal Categories


  • Games

Other


Access Rights:

  • Free access

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