User login


Search Results


Showing results (1 to 10 of 13)

  • Thumbnail
    NASA
    Add to list Details
    In this small-group activity, learners assume the roles of pilots, air traffic controllers, and NASA scientists to solve five Air Traffic Control (ATC) problems. Learners examine different distance...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days
  • Thumbnail
    The Exploratorium
    Add to list Details
    With little more than a plastic bottle, some vinyl tubing, and a length of PVC pipe, make a rocket and a rocket launcher and investigate how rockets fly. For planning purposes, each learner will...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor, sunny day activity, learners experiment with paper leaf models to discover how some desert plants conserve water. Learners explore adaptations of various desert plants such as waxy...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor activity, learners plan a simple foot path and create an environmental impact study of the natural area where the path would be. These steps help learners role-play the scientific...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor activity/field trip, learners catch and observe water striders to explore their movement and feeding behaviors. To observe strider locomotion, learners look closely at caught water...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 1 to 2 hours
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this set of outdoor games, learners play the role of monkeys that are trying to get enough resources (food, shelter, and space) to survive. They play several simple games which involve strength,...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor activity and fun race, learners first find the most common type of tree in a forest site. Learners use a "transect," a kind of sampling technique, to estimate the number...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor activity, learners search for the warmest and coolest, windiest and calmest, wettest and driest, and brightest and darkest spots in an area. They also look for differences between...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor activity that can be combined with a hike, learners try to match a "mystery community" by shaking animals out of different trees and shrubs. Learners get a closeup look at...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this outdoor activity and game, learners explore how animals adapt for survival through coloration, markings and camouflage. By inventing, designing and hiding their own animal models, and...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes

Pages

Current filters


  • Query parameter - ;/smileItem/authorshipRights/sourceInstitutions/sourceInstitution - not supported

  • Query parameter - ;verb - not supported

  • Query parameter - ;facetSort - not supported

  • Query parameter - ;sourceInstitution - not supported

    • Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (remove)
  • Informal Category

  • Preparation Time

  • Age Range