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    Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence
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    In this game, learners match descriptions of marine debris (shoes, batteries, paper towels, etc.) to images of these items. This activity can lead to a discussion about the effects of marine debris...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity (on the left side of page 5, continued on the right side of page 4 of the PDF), learners make models of colorful butterflies. The butterflies are made from pipe cleaners and either...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    BioEd
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    This activity generates learner excitement about light through the creation of a room-sized rainbow. Learners also make their own "rainbow" drawings that incorporate the sequence of...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this weather-related activity, learners make a portable cloud in a bottle. Learners discover that clouds form when invisible water vapor in the air is cooled enough to form tiny droplets of...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this math activity related to light, learners assemble a photometer and use it to estimate the power output of the Sun. Learners construct the photometer by making a grease spot on white paper...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 14 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
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    In this activity (p.26 of PDF), learners discover why mushrooms have spots. Learners use a balloon, toilet paper, and water to simulate what happens as mushrooms grow. This activity can also...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    En esta tira cómica, Mateo y Cientina observan unas hormigas para contestar algunas preguntas: ¿Qué comen las hormigas? ¿Si estuviera bloqueado su camino al hormiguero, podrían encontrar su camino...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lunar and Planetary Institute
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    In this activity, learners use a toaster to generate wind and compare the appliance's heat source to Jupiter's own hot interior. Learners discover that convection drives wind on Jupiter...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this simulation, learners explore how ocean currents spread all kinds of pollution—including oil spills, sewage, pesticides and factory waste—far beyond where the pollution originates. Learners...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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    The Sacred Cenote at Chichén Itzá is a sink hole, or well, containing groundwater. In this activity, learners create their own cenote using chalk, limestone, acids, and rain water. A real cenote is...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes

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