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    This is a fun activity about the power of the Sun and the importance of using sunscreen to protect your sensitive skin from its rays. Learners will hang apple rings in the Sun and monitor changes...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 11 4 to 24 hours
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    Build and test a scale model of a rainforest canopy walkway. Rainforest researchers must consider materials, transportation, and cost so they don't damage the fragile canopy environment as...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Design and create an optical illusion toy that makes two pictures appear to become one. This is called a thaumatrope and will allow the learner to investigate the phenomenon of persistence of...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    This is an activity about turbidity, or the amount of sediment suspended in water. Learners will discover how this important characteristic affects aquatic life as they observe different water...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Learners will discover things about their senses as they explore the mystery items in their bag - using their sense of touch.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    Use echolocation to find others and experience how whales’ senses have adapted to suit their environment. In pairs, learners are blindfolded and use containers filled with marbles to find each...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Did you know that some breakfast cereals are fortified with ferric phosphate, while others contain tiny pieces of reduced iron? In this activity, learners will extract reduced iron from foods and...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners create a biosphere in a baggie. Learners add soil, seeds and a little water in a ziplock bag, tape the bag to a sunny window and observe a microcosm of the water cycle ...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 11 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity, learners simulate the separation techniques that materials recovery facilities (MRFs) use and then design their own series of recycling techniques. Learners identify four ways...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Make impact craters with marbles (or rocks or washers) in a container of flour. Find out what you can learn about your "comets" by the craters they make.

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes

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