User login


Search Results


Showing results (1 to 7 of 7)

  • Thumbnail
    New York Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners simulate the separation techniques that materials recovery facilities (MRFs) use and then design their own series of recycling techniques. Learners identify four ways...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
  • Thumbnail
    Great Science for Girls
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners work in groups to plan and build large structures using recyclable materials they have brought from home. The lesson plan includes questions to ask learners about the...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Lawrence Hall of Science
    Add to list Details
    In this hands-on activity, learners make model parachutes out of various materials such as thin plastic, paper, or gauze. Then, learners test drop their parachutes to compare how long each material...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    University of Nebraska State Museum
    Add to list Details
    This activity (on pages 13-18) has learners build a model tree and then figure out how to make their tree stand up by itself. This illustrates how the tall rain forest trees adapt to support a huge...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
  • Thumbnail
    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
    Add to list Details
    Learners make a refrigerator that works without electricity. The pot-in-pot refrigerator works by evaporation: a layer of sand is placed between two terra cotta pots and thoroughly soaked with...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Clarkson University
    Add to list Details
    This board game teaches learners about energy decision making. Players select cards that determine the transportation and home design that will influence their expenses as they play. Situations and...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
    Add to list Details
    Learners build a filter from old soda bottles and dirt. They create polluted water, and pour it through their filter to clean it. Leaners discover earth materials such as sand and dirt can be used...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes