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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners create a toy that demonstrates the First Law of Thermodynamics or the Law of Conservation of Energy. By stretching the rubber band on the toy differently, learners...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this demonstration about force and motion, learners will explore the forces that affect a pendulum A simple model pendulum comprised of a ball and string demonstrates how pendulums work as well...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this physics activity, learners attempt to lift a jar full of rice using only a spoon. In so doing, they explore the effects of density, gravity and resisting forces on any given object, and...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    In this hands-on activity, children create their own kites that can fly indoors. Learners are exposed to basic concepts of gravity and air resistance. Children build their own paper kite structures...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity about gravity (page 6 of the PDF), learners will come to understand how all objects will fall at the same rate, but that air will slow things down. This is a simple activity (it...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity about gravity (page eight of the pdf), learners will very simply explore how gravity affects objects using balls and toys. They will also explore the different forces they can use...

    free Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity about friction and gravity (page seven of the pdf), learners use toy racing cars to explore how the two forces affect the motion of objects. This is an excellent activity to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    Students design and build their own parachutes in this hands-on engineering project. Using the engineering design process, kids explore the concepts of gravity and air resistance as they test how...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity, learners will design a protective package for an egg that will allow the egg to withstand a fall without cracking. They will first investigate the ability of a variety of...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes