User login


Search Results


Showing results (1 to 8 of 8)

  • Thumbnail
    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners explore the concept of permeability to better understand why amphibians are extremely sensitive to pollution. Learners soak one regular hard-boiled egg and one peeled...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 14 4 to 24 hours
  • Thumbnail
    Berkeley Natural History Museums
    Add to list Details
    Learners observe the outside and inside of raw chicken eggs, record descriptions, and hypothesize what will happen when a facilitator drops an egg on the floor. Learners may be surprised when a...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Colorado State University
    Add to list Details
    In this quick activity/demonstration about density, learners examine what happens when two cans of root beer--one diet and one regular--are placed in a large container of water. Do they sink or...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 14 Under 5 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    NOAA
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners use chocolate to explore how the Sun transfers heat to the Earth through radiation. Learners compare the melting rate between chocolate left in the sunshine and chocolate...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Institute of Physics
    Add to list Details
    In this demonstration about momentum, use physics to distinguish between a hard-boiled egg and a raw egg without cracking them open. Learners will discover that hard-boiled eggs are much easier to...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - adult Under 5 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    Institute of Physics
    Add to list Details
    In this physics demonstration, learners are challenged to break a raw egg just by squeezing it. Learners will be shocked by their inability to complete the deceivingly simple challenge. Use this...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - adult Under 5 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    University of Washington
    Add to list Details
    This activity demonstrates the importance of wearing a helmet to protect the brain. An egg is used to symbolize a head with the shell as the skull and the inside of the egg as the brain. One egg is...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
  • Thumbnail
    NOAA
    Add to list Details
    In this activity, learners discover that as the salinity of water increases, the density increases as well. Learners prove this by attempting to float fresh eggs in saltwater and freshwater. This...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes