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    If you have lights, cardboard, scissors, and some brass fasteners, you can make shadow puppets! Create a story-telling and design challenge for your learners with this simple and creative activity.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - adult 30 to 45 minutes
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    This is an activity about Newton's First Law of Motion - a body in motion tends to stay in motion, or a body at rest tends to stay at rest unless acted upon by an outside force. Learners will...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Does yeast breathe? Find out by watching how plastic bags filled with yeast, warm water and different amounts of sugar change over time. Demonstrate the interaction of microorganisms and the carbon...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Build a catapult that transforms the potential energy of a twisted rubber band into kinetic energy. Experiment with design variations so that you can hit a target with a projectile. <b>...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Make impact craters with marbles (or rocks or washers) in a container of flour. Find out what you can learn about your "comets" by the craters they make. <b>[Activity is publicly...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    This activity is about collecting and analyzing DNA as part of a criminal investigation. Learners collect their own cheek cells, burst the cell membranes with detergent, and then precipitate DNA...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    This is an activity about inertia, Newton's First Law of Motion. Learners will discover how an egg at rest, or any object at rest, stays that way. Materials are simple items you can find...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Explore the effects of gravity on a slowly falling object: a parachute you make out of plastic bags, string and stones. You'll see how small and large parachutes act differently and the same,...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners mix white craft glue and borax solution together to produce a surprising new material: GOOP! Sometimes when two substances are combined the properties of the substances...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Investigate how force and thrust work to propel rockets into outer space. Build a rocket: a blown-up balloon taped to a drinking straw threaded through some string. The rocket follows Newton's...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes

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