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    Learners discover that soap can be used to power a boat. Learners make a simple, flat boat model, put it in water, and then add a drop of detergent at the back of the boat. The soap changes the...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this movement and measurement activity, learners jump as far as they can three times, and compare their longest jump to the longest jump of their friends, classmates and/or family members....

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this wintertime outdoor activity, learners role play wolves tracking their prey by following scented trails. Many animals use scent to hunt, find mates, and mark territories, both by making...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor activity, learners become beachcombers as they walk on a sandy beach in search of evidence of life. Learners gather examples and consider how the collected artifacts reached the...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor, nighttime activity, learners gather around a brightly lit, white surface and study the behavior of nocturnal animals attracted to the light, particularly night fliers. Learners...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make their own pinhole viewer in order to measure the size of the sun. After using the viewer to project circular image of the Sun on paper, learners use ratios and an...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners use tonic water to detect ultraviolet (UV) light from the Sun and explore the concept of fluorescence. Learners will compare detectors using tap water and tonic water to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners will make their own prism and use a glass of water to separate sunlight into different colors. Using a piece of cardboard with a small hole and a white piece of paper,...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    Most of the time, we don't have to think about breathing. In fact, you're probably breathing right now without thinking about it! In this activity, learners will make their own model of a...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes