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    In this activity on page 15 of the PDF, learners measure the amount of bubbles that they make using a detergent. Learners investigate whether adding Epsom salt to the solution affects its "...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity on page 6 of the PDF, learners dissolve Epsom salt in water and discover that the resulting solution can be used to create a work of art. Use this fun art activity to introduce...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Learners create hard water by mixing Epsom salt and water. Then they compare what happens when soap solution is mixed with hard water and regular water. The precipitate that forms from soap and...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners compare different types of salt crystals under a magnifying glass. Learners compare the size, shape, and color of table salt, Epsom salt, monosodium glutamate (MSG) and...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners design a crushing test and discover that identifying and controlling the variables may be difficult. Although the crushing test will not give conclusive results, it is a...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity on page 10 of the PDF, learners detect the amount of energy that can flow through a sodium chloride electrolyte solution with a light sensor. Learners construct an electrolyte...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Learners carefully look at four known household crystals. After observing and describing the crystals, learners are given an unknown crystal, which is chemically the same as one of the four known...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners recrystallize substances from solutions and make observations about the resulting crystals. This test can help further identify the unknown. Two different methods for...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 4 to 24 hours
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    In this activity, learners apply a dissolving test to known crystals to identify the unknown. Since the unknown is chemically the same as one of the known crystals, it should dissolve similarly. By...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes