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    In this activity (1st activity on the page), learners explore their sense of taste and the structure of the tongue by taste-testing various foods. Learners dip toothpicks in various solutions of...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity (1st on the page), learners explore circadian rhythms by keeping track of their body temperature. Learners measure their temperature using a standard oral thermometer every two...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 4 to 24 hours
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    In this activity (3rd on the page), learners investigate circadian rhythms by examining how well people do with estimating time. In order to explore the question, "Do people have built in...

    free Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity (12th activity on the page), learners conduct an experiment to demonstrate how muscles are constantly feeding information to the brain about what they are doing. Two identical...

    free Ages 8 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity related to the famous "Stroop Effect," learners explore how words influence what we see and how the brain handles "mixed messages." Learners read colored words...

    free Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners investigate the touch sensory system and discover how to plan and carry out their own experiments. In "CLASS EXPERIMENT," learners find that the ability to tell...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    These two activities (4th on the page) demonstrate the importance of two eyes in judging depth. In the first activity, two learners compare the accuracy of dropping objects into a cup using only...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity (18th on the page), learners conduct an experiment to examine memory. Learners will discover that there are two types of memory processes: the recency effect (short-term memory)...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity (23rd on the page), learners conduct an experiment to examine memory and learning. One blindfolded learner will be timed to see how long it takes her to find an object on the floor...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    This activity is designed to let learners measure their reaction time or response time to something they see. Learners work in pairs and measure the speed it takes them to catch a ruler dropped by...

    free Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes

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