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    American Association for the Advancement of Science
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    In this inquiry-based learning activity, learners design, build, and test their own ramps. They are introduced to a variety of materials and explore putting them together. They also create plans...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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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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    The Exploratorium
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    Learn about chemical reactions by making a Bubble Bomb, a plastic bag you can pop with the power of fizz. The bubbles in the Bubble Bomb are filled with carbon dioxide, a gas that forms when...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Chicago Children's Museum
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    In this activity (located on page 7 of PDF), learners explore how Silly Putty was first invented and then attempt to make a batch of their own. Learners experiment by mixing liquid laundry starch...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Institute of Physics
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    In this indoor or outdoor demonstration, use a large and small ball to illustrate conservation of energy and momentum. Learners will compare how high the balls bounce when bounced individually or...

    free Ages 4 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (15th activity on the page) about the sense of touch, learners use glue and cardboard to construct a maze they use with their eyes closed. Learners rely only on their fingertips to...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Kohl Children's Museum
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    In this activity, reuse two-liter bottles to create bowling pins. Learners practice math skills and develop a concept of verifying answers, while bowling and keeping score.

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this math activity, learners pretend there is a special store that lets you pay for toys by their weight in pennies. Learners estimate how much toys would weigh in pennies and then use a scale...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    Kohl Children's Museum
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    In this activity, learners follow a recipe to create play dough scented with fruit-flavored drink mix. As they mix together the ingredients, learners are encouraged to use descriptive words to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes
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    Institute of Physics
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    This is a highly visual demonstration that illustrates both the effects of density and chemical reactions. Like a density column, volcano eruption, and Alka-seltzer reaction all in one, learners...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes

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