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    Learners act as nucleotides as they build a human model of DNA. Learners' hands represent the 3' and 5' locations of the hydroxyl and triphosphate groups of each nucleotide. Learners...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Colored beads in a bag are used to represent different types of microbes, with the bag itself representing the ocean. Working in groups, each learner randomly samples ten “microbes” from the “ocean...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Learners use a Microviewer to examine common objects at 60-100X magnification. After viewing these things, learners categorize them according to their properties. They create a game board to...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Learners extract DNA from a banana. The procedure requires only basic lab equipment (i.e. beaker, test tube) and chemicals (i.e. liquid soap, meat tenderizer, ethanol). This activity is most...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Learners simulate the process of natural selection using a variety of beans and a bowl with a hole cut into it. The variety of beans represents the variation in a population of microbes, and the...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes

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