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    In this activity, learners create a toy that demonstrates the First Law of Thermodynamics or the Law of Conservation of Energy. By stretching the rubber band on the toy differently, learners...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Use this recipe to create everybody's favorite polymer -- FLUBBER! This resource includes instructions on how to make flubber as well as information on the chemistry behind the strange...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners create air cannons out of everyday materials. Learners use their air cannons to investigate air as a force and air pressure. The activity page includes a fun how-to video...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 6 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners heat ice and water of the same temperature to get a hands-on look at phase changes. This is an easy and inexpensive way to introduce states of matter and thermodynamics....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners conduct an experiment by heating an aluminum can filled with water to investigate air pressure. Learners will be amazed at what happens to the can at the end of the...

    free Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners build soda geyser generators (under adult supervision) to conduct soda geyser investigations (i.e. famous Diet Coke and Mentos experiments). Learners use simple things...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners create a straw oboe to explore sound and pitch. Learners are encouraged to experiment with different sized straws to examine how the width or length of the straw affects...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners explore water pressure by conducting an experiment with a garden hose. Learners build a testing apparatus and create PVC nozzles with different sized holes. During the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how many Mentos are needed to make the tallest possible soda geyser. Will the greatest number of Mentos yield the tallest soda...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    Use a homemade potato launcher to explore air pressure. This activity includes simple instructions on how to build a homemade propulsion pipe using pipe, a wooden dowel and duct tape. The activity...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes

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