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    Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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    This fun hands-on astronomy activity uses a variety of simple props to help learners understand why they see what they see in a telescope. They will learn about how the eye works, how to use the...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    Lunar and Planetary Institute
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    In this activity, learners work in pairs to measure each other's ankles with lengths of string. Learners make measurements both before and after lying on their backs with their feet in the air...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    NOAA
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    In this quick activity, learners observe how wind creates ocean currents. By blowing (through straws) on pepper suspended in water, learners will notice how the pepper moves in a clockwise motion,...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Kohl Children's Museum
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    In this activity, learners observe, explore and investigate vibrating instruments in everyday places and create music in unique ways. Using kitchen tools like pots and pans made out of various...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    Lunar and Planetary Institute
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    In this activity, learners make models representing bones on Earth and bones that have been in space. They discover what happens to bones without proper exercise and nutrition. This activity...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    This activity helps learners learn about math through a real-world scenario. Three friends are baking cookies for their school’s bake sale. Using real or pretend cookies and plates, learners figure...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners "go fishing," then practice ruler use and size/pattern comparison with the animals they catch.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this math puzzle, one player hides a rainbow of four colors while another player tries to guess the hidden rainbow colors in the correct order. Solve the mystery as you use deductive reasoning...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this hands-on activity, learners use toothpicks to build different triangles and squares and then use the toothpicks to build and solve some tricky shape puzzles. This lesson plan contains Texas...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Colorado State University
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    In this activity, learners explore clouds and how they form. Learners compare the cloud formation in two bottles, one with air freshener and one without, to examine the importance of condensation...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 5 to 10 minutes

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