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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners discover that sand is the major ingredient in glass. They carry out a guided investigation involving chocolate to see what happens when heat is applied to a material that...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Utah Education Network
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    In this math lesson, learners rotate through six estimating and measuring centers. First, learners read the book, "Room for Ripley" by Stuart J. Murphy, as an introduction to measurement...

    free Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    NCTM Illuminations
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    In this lesson, learners create memorable benchmarks for ounces and pounds by playing a scavenger hunt game in which they gain points for finding objects that weigh approximately an ounce or pound....

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners develop an understanding of air pressure in two different activities. They model the magnitude of air pressure as gravitational force per unit area, and they use cookie wafers to model how...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners work in groups to design a parachute out of household items that keeps an egg secure when dropped from a certain height. Learners must follow a certain number of design...

    free Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners explore dinosaur fossils by making an edible treat. First, learners read "Dinosaur Bones" by Aliki to examine how fossils are formed. Then, the educator sifts...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lunar and Planetary Institute
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    In this activity, learners discover that the Moon, like Earth, is made up of layers of different materials. Learners work in teams to make models of the interiors of the Moon and Earth. Common food...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this health and genetics activity, learners determine whether tasting the bitter compound PTC (phenylthiocarbamide) influences which vegetables a person likes. Learners conduct a blind taste...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Mount Holyoke College
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    In this four-part activity, learners explore how the body works and the chemistry that happens inside living things. In the first activity about molecule receptors, learners use their sense of...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners extract DNA from wheat germ. Use this activity to introduce learners to DNA, biotechnology and genetic engineering. This activity is featured on pp.21-22 (part of a...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes

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