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    In this activity, learners investigate balance and symmetry by designing a symmetrical butterfly, using a paper cutout. Then they use pennies symmetrically placed to balance the butterfly on the...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    Break open that used musical toy and squish some Play-Doh over the circuit boards, and you will hear some weird and distorted sounds the manufacturer never intended! In this activity learners...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
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    Learners make bell bracelets, place them on their wrists or ankles, and then dance to the rhythms and sounds the bells make. Many cultures use ankle or wrist bells to make music during dancing....

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Learners make their own paper using old newspaper. Learners can make their paper colorful by adding construction paper. This activity comes with step-by-step instructions on how to make the paper...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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    Capture soap bubble patterns on paper! In this activity, learners can create beautiful pictures from popping soap bubbles. Learners will color dish soap with food dye, blow bubbles above watercolor...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    Create airplanes from straws and geometric shapes. Test them out to see how far they can fly, or how accurately they can be aimed. All you need is a straw, two strips of paper, and some tape to...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Is a square stronger than a triangle? Use tongue depressors to build simple shapes. Then apply a little weight to them and see what happens! This activity comes with useful tips for building the...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    Create a painting by blowing air out of a straw. Push liquid acrylic paint around on some watercolor paper by aiming short bursts of air onto the paint puddle. See what happens when you use...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    How many colors make black? Gather as many water soluble black markers as you can find. You will be amazed as black magically turns into vibrant purples, blues, greens, magenta, and more with just...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this fun activity about spiders, learners build and design a spider from cardstock, straw, string, and pipe cleaners. They then attach it to a door or wall, and observe how their spider "...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes

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