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    WGBH
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    In this engineering activity (page 3 of PDF), young learners investigate how a pole can be made stable by “planting” its base in the ground or adding supports to the base. First, learners observe...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners examine ways that Native Americans of the Southwest express their relationship with nature through art. Learners cooperate to create a large weaving and individual rug...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners work together to make polygons (many-sided shapes) with string. Learners sit on the floor and hold onto a piece of string slid between their thumbs and index fingers....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners listen to a story and tell a story of their own as they learn about the importance of elders in Native American cultures. Learners also discover that animals were often...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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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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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this Bob the Builder(TM)-themed activity, learners go on a nature walk outside and describe what they observe using their senses. Learners discuss everyone's responsibility of taking care...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 6 30 to 45 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity, early learners create paintings by making music and rhythm. Learners place paper in cans, add paint-soaked beans (or pebbles) and put the tops on. They dance to music and shake...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 6 30 to 45 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and observation game, learners hunt for a variety of textures, colors, odors and evidence of organisms in the activity site. The activity can be done with same age or mixed...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - adult 30 to 45 minutes
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    Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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    This is an activity about discovering the colors and beauty of nature. Learners will spend time outdoors, matching paint chip samples, colored paper, or colors of clothing to those found in nature....

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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    Did you know that a bullfrog can jump a distance of 10 times its body length? Learn more about nature's most acrobatic amphibian, the frog, through this set of short, hands-on activities....

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 18 30 to 45 minutes

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