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    University of California San Diego
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    In this activity (on page 4), learners create a submarine using a plastic sandwich bag. This is a fun way to learn about buoyancy and how captured gas can cause objects to float. <br> Note:...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this Engineering Design Challenge activity, learners will use balloons to investigate how a multi-stage rocket, like that used in the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) mission, can propel a...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    University of California San Diego
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    In this activity (on page 2), learners create a submarine using a plastic cup. This is a fun way to learn about buoyancy and density. Extensions for this activity, such as adding a propeller or...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners work in teams to construct and test fly drinking straw rockets. Learners explore how changing the rockets' fins affect flight distance. Learners also practice...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners work in teams to build and test paper airplanes. Learners try to fly their airplanes directly on the runway and earn points for accuracy. Learners keep track of each...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make and test fly paper helicopters. Learners use templates to create paper helicopters and then take take turns flying them in the air. Learners use a stopwatch to...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes

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