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    In this activity, learners look at and touch marine animal skulls to compare them and think about what they eat. The activity is written for a museum, but can be done anywhere there are marine...

    Ages 4 - adult
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    In this activity, learners explore a bucket of sand and beach objects. First they sort items using observable characteristics, then they turn hard candy into "candy sand" to model where...

    Ages 4 - adult
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    In this online math activity, learners can quickly discover the nanometer equivalent for inches, feet and miles and/or millimeters, centimeters and meters. The learner punches in a number on the ...

    Ages 6 - adult
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    In this activity, learners observe live fish in tanks to consider how their body structures are related to their behaviors and habitats. The activity is written for use in an aquarium, but it can...

    Ages 4 - adult
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    In this activity, learners cut out and assemble wheels to explore how variations in fish body structures (mouth shape/position/teeth, body shape, tail shape, and coloration patterns) allow fish to...

    Ages 4 - adult
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    In this two-part outdoor activity, learners conduct a population census of squirting clams on a beach or mudflat, and investigate the clams' natural history. During the Clam Hooping activity,...

    Ages 8 - adult
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    In this activity, learners observe fly behavior and then build a flytrap. They make more observations, compare the effectiveness of different traps, and modify their traps to increase their...

    Ages 11 - adult
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    In this online quiz, learners listen to whale songs, then try to guess whether the song comes from an orca, humpback, pilot, or sperm whale. Learners also guess which of four oscilloscope patterns...

    Ages 8 - adult
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    This is a guide for facilitating interaction at a touch tank with marine animals. The instructions are for setting up a display in an informal science center, but could work anywhere. Both...

    Ages 4 - adult
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    In this outdoor activity, learners cut through and investigate rotten logs and then make log-profile puzzles for each other. Learners cut through the limb to expose a vertical profile, study the...

    Ages 8 - adult

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