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    Bridge: Online Ocean Science Education Resource Center
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    In this data analysis activity, learners use data collected by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) to study Chilean sea bass populations. Learners...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    IEEE
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    In this activity, learners explore engineering package designs that meet the needs of safely shipping a product. Learners work in teams of "engineers" to design a package using standard...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
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    Each learner chews a piece of gum until it loses its flavor, and then leaves the gum to dry for several days. By weighing the gum before and after chewing, they can determine the amount of mass...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    NASA
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    In this activity learners observe mold growth on different types of bread by measuring and recording the growth rate. Educators can use this activity to introduce a challenge astronauts face while...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners test the rate of ripening fruit and vegetables and use a chemical to inhibit the ripening process. After the experiment, learners measure the exposed surface area of the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    WGBH
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    In this activity, learners mix milk, vinegar, baking soda, and water to create sticky glue. Use this activity to explain how engineers develop and evaluate new materials and products. Learners...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Mount Holyoke College
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    In this chemistry investigation, learners combine common cooking substances (flour, baking powder, sugar, salt, pepper, oil, water, food coloring) to explore mixtures. Both homogeneous (whole thing...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    Mount Holyoke College
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    In this kitchen chemistry activity, learners explore the chemistry of crystals by making sugar crystals, consider a common chemical reaction type responsible for the rising of muffins and cake in...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    University of Kansas
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    In this activity, learners use two different techniques to estimate how many little things fit into one bigger thing. Learners estimate the number of peas that will fit into something the size of a...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    PBS
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    In this math lesson, learners explore the relationship between the thickness of a spaghetti bridge, the length of the bridge, and the amount of weight that can be supported by the bridge. Learners...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 14 - 18 45 to 60 minutes

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