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    Chicago Children's Museum
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    In this activity (located on page 2 of PDF), learners explore alternative uses of a simple paper cup, dubbed a "mystery item." Learners act as detectives and explore the properties and...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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    Experiment with friction and make bearings for a whirligig! This activity is a nice introduction to friction and bearings and demonstrates why bearings are useful for spinning. A related video show...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    American Chemical Society
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    In this activity on page 14 of the PDF (Rethinking the 3 R’s: It’s Easy to be Green), learners turn plain pieces of recycled plastic into shrunken works of art. Explore the unique properties of...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    TERC
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    Learners make a counting/estimating jar to exchange with friends or bring home. Each learner fills a clear plastic cup with small objects such as beads or pennies and keeps count of exactly how...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    In this optics activity, learners build an animation tool to make mini movies. When you spin a phenakistascope, the pictures move so quickly that your eyes and brain can't separate the images....

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Discovery Museum
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    In this activity, learners construct a home-made journal with simple, everyday materials. Take the unique, personalized book on your outdoor explorations and record observations of, and experiences...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this art-related activity, learners make a coin rubbing—a process similar to what archeologists may do with ancient artifacts. This activity can be used in connection with a history or art...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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    In this activity, learners design a flag for a chosen or assigned planet. The instructions include information about flags on Earth, and a list of flag references. Learners can gather information...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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    How many colors make black? Gather as many water soluble black markers as you can find. You will be amazed as black magically turns into vibrant purples, blues, greens, magenta, and more with just...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    American Association for the Advancement of Science
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    Learners draw comic-style pictures to show the water cycle. From a starting picture, one learner draws what happens to the water in the next panel, then passes the comic strip to another learner....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes

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