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    National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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    In this activity, learners discover the difficulty of ocean exploration by human beings as they investigate water pressure. Learners determine how depth affects water pressure and how density...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Mount Holyoke College
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    In this activity, learners explore atoms as the smallest building blocks of matter. With adult help, learners start by dividing play dough in half, over and over again. Then they use a notebook (a...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this quick activity (page 1 of the PDF), learners will test how many pennies a flat paper index card bridging the gap between two stacks of books is able to support. Then, learners alter the...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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    In this activity, learners discover what buoyancy is and determine the characteristics that make an object buoyant. Learners design, build, test, and evaluate boats made from a variety of materials...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
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    Learners act as engineers and design mini submarines that move in the water like real submarines. The submarines must be able to float, sink, and hover steadily without touching the top of the...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    4-H
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    In this activity, learners work in pairs to conduct a series of experiments using a balloon, drinking straw, and paper. Learners record their observations on an Experiment Log and eventually build...

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