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In this math activity, learners read "The Button Box" by Margarette S. Reid and then make their own button boxes filled with different buttons. Learners count and classify the buttons and...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 6 - 8 1 to 2 hours
• PBS
In this activity, learners collect, analyze, and interpret information about objects in order to classify them into a cladogram. Use this activity to talk about how scientists classify things.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
• PBS
In this activity, learners use a compass, powerful magnet, and copper magnet wire to build a special generator known as a dynamo. Learners observe what happens to the compass needle when the magnet...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners use a variety of manipulatives to explore spatial relationships of squares and their transformations. Learners create a square with 36 square tiles and determine that...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
• PBS
In this three-part math activity, learners explore shapes. In part one, learners identify, describe, and classify two-dimensional shapes. Learners use square tiles to duplicate shapes on a card,...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 6 - 8 2 to 4 hours
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners are introduced to proportional reasoning through modeling, sharing, and questioning techniques. After reading "Oliver's Fruit Salad," learners work...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this math lesson, learners record and graph plant growth and interpret data. Learners plant seeds, and once the seeds sprout, record the change in height of the plants for several days. They...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 4 weeks
• PBS
In this "Sid the Science Kid" activity, learners observe how plants change as they grow. Learners examine the effects of growth by measuring and recording changes in plants over days and...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 6 1 to 4 weeks
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners participate in a variety of activities that give them experience in recognizing, describing, and extending repeating and arithmetic patterns. Learners begin by...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 6 - 8 1 to 2 hours
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners explore the relationship between the thickness of a spaghetti bridge, the length of the bridge, and the amount of weight that can be supported by the bridge. Learners...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 14 - 18 45 to 60 minutes