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    American Chemical Society
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    In this activity on page 7 of the PDF, learners experiment with the interesting designs that can be made by painting on plaster. Learners discover the chemistry behind fresco, an art technique made...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity on page 14 of the PDF (Rethinking the 3 R’s: It’s Easy to be Green), learners turn plain pieces of recycled plastic into shrunken works of art. Explore the unique properties of...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners use transparent tape and polarizing material to create and project beautifully colored patterns reminiscent of abstract or geometric stained glass windows--no glass...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity on page 8 of the PDF, learners make a slimy substance very similar to mucus, and sprinkle it with glitter to imitate the way that allergens are trapped. Use this activity to...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 6 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Friday
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    In this activity related to nanotechnology, learners observe some of the effects that result from creating a thin layer of material several nanometers thick. They also learn about thin film...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity on page 9 of the PDF, learners make their own paint using chalk as a pigment and glue and water as binders. This activity introduces learners to special mixtures called suspensions...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity on page 2 of the PDF, learners discover how color changes can help scientists distinguish between acids and bases. Learners create colorful rainbow trout artwork using universal...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Sciencenter
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    In this two part activity, learners become draft detectives by constructing their own draft catchers to detect drafts around windows or doors. Next, they make draft stoppers to reduce air flow and...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Museum (London)
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    In this activity, learners take a boring polystyrene cup and turn it into something a little more interesting! Learners dissolve a polystyrene cup and remold the material into something new like...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Community Science Workshop Network
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    In this up-cycling activity, learners recycle plastic bags and repurpose them into useful wallets. Learners cut and iron grocery bags into new shapes and designs so that they can be reused as...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes

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