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    In this activity, learners create a model of a hot air balloon using tissue paper and a hairdryer. Educators can use this activity to introduce learners to density and its role in why things float....

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners create a sound visualizer from common materials to help see the vibrations created by sound. Sounds from a tone generator make salt dance on a vibrating balloon membrane....

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners create air cannons out of everyday materials. Learners use their air cannons to investigate air as a force and air pressure. The activity page includes a fun how-to video...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 6 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    Use a homemade potato launcher to explore air pressure. This activity includes simple instructions on how to build a homemade propulsion pipe using pipe, a wooden dowel and duct tape. The activity...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners explore the concepts of natural selection and observable traits in a game that can be played at home. Before starting, caregivers will cut 180 segments of different...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    This is part 1 of the three-part "Crayon Rock Cycle" activity. In this activity, learners explore how sedimentary rocks form. Learners shave different crayons onto a square of aluminum...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    This is part 3 of the three-part "Crayon Rock Cycle" activity. Before starting this section, learners must have completed part 1: sedimentary rock and part 2: metamorphic rocks. In this...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners discover how their heart rate changes in different situations. Learners measure their baseline heart rates and compare them to their heart rates after completing various...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes