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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry demonstration, learners will discover that phenolphthalein is a chemical that displays different colors depending on the acidity or basicity of the environment. Learners will be...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 18 Under 5 minutes
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    University of Southern Mississippi
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    In this activity, learners prepare four polymer elastomers and then compare their physical properties, such as texture, color, size, and bounce height. This activity is a fun way for learners to...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    American Chemical Society
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    In this experiment, learners try different liquids to see which ones clean pennies best. Liquids to try include water, lemon juice, cola, vinegar, and dishwashing detergent. Suggested extensions...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this chemistry activity (on page 2 of the PDF), learners corrode a penny in a cup with vinegar, salt water, and a source of iron (nails, paper clips, or twist ties). The combination of salt and...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    Eggs are placed in vinegar for one or two days to dissolve the shells. Then, learners place the eggs in water or corn syrup and observe them over a period of days. Through the process of osmosis,...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    COSI
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    In this environmental science activity (page 4 of the PDF), learners use vinegar and chalk to observe the effect of acid rain on various building materials and plant life. Learners will explore how...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 4 to 24 hours
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    WGBH
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    In this hands-on science experiment, students combine their understanding of the different states of matter and the characteristics of various chemical reactions. Learners also use the scientific...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    New York Hall of Science
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    Create a chemical reaction that makes cheese! This hands-on activity demonstrates that molecules and atoms are tiny particles that make up everything around us. In this experiment, milk molecules...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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    The Sacred Cenote at Chichén Itzá is a sink hole, or well, containing groundwater. In this activity, learners create their own cenote using chalk, limestone, acids, and rain water. A real cenote is...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    American Chemical Society
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    Learners mix a variety of substances with red cabbage juice. The juice changes color to indicate whether each substance is an acid or a base. Learners can follow up their study of acids and bases...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes

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