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• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this activity, learners use measurement concepts to make models of what their body parts might look like if they were a snake or a chameleon.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this activity, learners develop an understanding of cylinders and volume as they compare two sizes of popcorn buckets.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this math activity related to volume, learners use problem solving skills to calculate and build a model house for Minus the dog. Learners are given certain parameters that they follow as they...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
How much can you do in one minute? In this activity, learners estimate how many times a partner can complete a task (like writing their name or jumping jacks) in one minute. This activity provides...

free Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this math activity, learners pretend there is a special store that lets you pay for toys by their weight in pennies. Learners estimate how much toys would weigh in pennies and then use a scale...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
This math activity uses stars, jars, and scoops to help learners build their estimation and volume skills. As you play, estimate how many scoops of stars it will take to fill a variety of jars....

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this activity, learners "go fishing," then practice ruler use and size/pattern comparison with the animals they catch.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this activity, learners use tangrams ( 7-piece puzzle tiles) to assemble a variety of shapes. Tangrams are ideal for improving spatial reasoning and geometry properties. Discuss the properties...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this activity, learners compare the ancient Egyptian system of measurement, which was based on body lengths, to the customary and metric systems used today. Learners measure their height using...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
• Children's Museum Of Houston
In this math activity, learners jump and measure how far they can jump on different surfaces using different jumping techniques. Learners practice collecting and analyzing data as well as using...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes