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    In this activity, learners explore water pressure by conducting an experiment with a garden hose. Learners build a testing apparatus and create PVC nozzles with different sized holes. During the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners conduct an experiment by heating an aluminum can filled with water to investigate air pressure. Learners will be amazed at what happens to the can at the end of the...

    free Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    This is a deceptively simple game to teach strategy, planning, and pattern analysis. In this game, learners take turns removing tokens from a board, and develop a plan to take the last piece....

    free Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners explore why humans sweat. Learners compare the effects of heat on a balloon filled with air and a balloon filled water. This simulation demonstrates how water in sweat...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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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 a gelatinous slime using guar gum powder and borax. Educators can use this simple activity to introduce learners to colloids. This activity page features a fun how...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    With a laser pointer and some household items, learners can create their own laser light show. They can explore diffuse reflection, refraction and diffraction. The webpage includes a video which...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 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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    In this activity, learners experiment with inertia by performing an easy and hands-on investigation with a playing card and a stack of coins. The activity includes an accompanying Mr. O video which...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes

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