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• NCTM Illuminations
In this math lesson, learners discover the relationship between dimension and volume. Learners create two rectangular prisms and two cylinders to determine which holds more popcorn. Learners then...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
• NASA
In this activity, learners construct hand-held altitude trackers. The device is a sighting tube with a marked water level that permits measurement of the inclination of the tube. Learners can use...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
• NASA
In this small-group activity, learners assume the roles of pilots, air traffic controllers, and NASA scientists to solve five Air Traffic Control (ATC) problems. Learners examine different distance...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days
• Howard Hughes Medical Institute
This guided inquiry three-part activity engages learners in thinking about the mechanism of natural selection through data collection and pattern recognition. In this scenario, learners use M&...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
• IEEE
In this activity, learners explore the concept of rotational equilibrium. Learners work in teams to estimate and determine the force within a mobile design. Learners solve algebraic equations,...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 14 - 18 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
• PBS
In this math lesson, learners apply the concepts of ratio and proportion to the capture-recapture statistical procedure. Learners are given containers (the bay) and an unknown number of fish-shaped...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• Science Friday
In this activity, learners build a stuffed-animal zip line. Learners hold a cord against a wall, hook a cute stuffed animal onto it, let the animal slide down, and records its travel time. Use this...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
• Twin Cities Public Television
This activity (on page 2 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into transfer of motion. Groups of learners will measure the length and circumference of their kicking legs and then takes turns...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
In this math-based activity, learners will experiment to find how height and angle affect spatter and then use this knowledge to solve a crime. This activity includes a number of optional...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes