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    In this activity, learners investigate the concepts of relative size and distance by creating a basic model of the solar system. Learners will work at one end of a hallway, large room or outdoor...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners use an astrolabe to measure the altitude of objects. Learners will first practice taking measurements by measuring the altitude of trees and buildings. Then, learners...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    In this activity, learners build a simple "rocket" with ordinary household materials to demonstrate the basic principles behind rocketry and the principle of reaction. This activity can...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners investigate the formation of craters. Learners will examine how the size, angle and speed of a meteorite's impact affects the properties of craters. Learners will...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners experiment with shadows and light sources to understand the relationship between the angle illumination and the shadow's length. Learners create a testing tool out...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make an astrolabe, a device used for measuring altitude, including the height of objects in the sky. This activity guide includes instructions for constructing the device...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners build a simple pinhole viewer. They use this apparatus to project images from a variety of light sources, including a candle, the Sun, and the Moon. Learners will use the...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners verify that the Sun appears in a different location at a specific time every day of the year with one exception: on the Equinoxes. Learners will create a testing device...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14

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