User login


Search Results


Showing results (1 to 10 of 16)

  • Thumbnail
    Chicago Children's Museum
    Add to list Details
    This activity (located on page 2 of PDF) introduces learners to the real size of animals using nonstandard measurement. Learners use Unifix cubes and yarn lengths to measure a variety of animals ...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    NOAA
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners examine and simulate wildlife entanglement by experiencing what it might be like to be a marine animal trapped in debris. Learners wrap rubber bands around their fingers...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Mount Holyoke College
    Add to list Details
    This activity investigates how bark beetles can threaten forests by having learners estimate the number of infected trees from a photo. Learners also think about how pheromones could be used to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Community Science Workshop Network
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners build a cuica or chirping bird using straw, string, and a bottle cap. Use this activity to explore the interplay of motion and sound.

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Chicago Children's Museum
    Add to list Details
    In this activity (located on page 2 of PDF), learners sing together a song that gives details about the dinosaur species Suchomimus (pronounced “Sook-o-mime-us”). The song is sung to the tune of ...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Minnesota Zoo
    Add to list Details
    This activity introduces learners to wolf behavior and communication. Learners explore how wolves communicate with each other by using their sense of smell to identify members of their "pack....

    Over $20 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    NISE Network
    Add to list Details
    In this activity/demo, learners examine a synthetic gecko tape with micron sized hairs that mimics the behavior of the gecko foot. The process is called "nanomolding." Also described in...

    Over $20 per group Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
    Add to list Details
    This is an activity which will allow learners to gain an understanding of lemur behavior through observation and role play. Learners will compare and contrast lemur behavior in relation to other...

    free Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    NISE Network
    Add to list Details
    In this game, learners explore the different sizes of things in the world. In this Twister-like game, learners must place a hand or foot on a circle of the right scale - macro, micro, or nano. This...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    This activity has learners interacting with live crayfish, but could be adapted for a variety of similar hardy and interesting organisms. Instructions are provided for facilitating free and guided...

    Over $20 per group Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 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)
  • Resource Type

  • Age Range

  • Learning Time

  • Informal Category