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    COSI
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    In this physics activity, learners build their own rockets out of film canisters and construction paper. Learners discover how a chemical reaction (from a mix of water and Alka-Seltzer) creates gas...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 6 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Center for Science Education @ Space Sciences Laboratory, UC Berkeley
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    In this activity, learners use an astrolabe to measure the altitude of objects. Learners will first practice taking measurements by measuring the altitude of trees and buildings. Then, learners...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this weather-related activity, learners make a portable cloud in a bottle. Learners discover that clouds form when invisible water vapor in the air is cooled enough to form tiny droplets of...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Center for Science Education @ Space Sciences Laboratory, UC Berkeley
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    In this activity, learners make an astrolabe, a device used for measuring altitude, including the height of objects in the sky. This activity guide includes instructions for constructing the device...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners develop an understanding of air pressure in two different activities. They model the magnitude of air pressure as gravitational force per unit area, and they use cookie wafers to model how...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners construct hand-held altitude trackers. The device is a sighting tube with a marked water level that permits measurement of the inclination of the tube. Learners can use...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    4-H
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    In this experiment, learners use a blow dryer and water bottle to observe and record changes in air pressure caused by changes in temperature. Educators can use this activity to explain how changes...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how many Mentos are needed to make the tallest possible soda geyser. Will the greatest number of Mentos yield the tallest soda...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine which brand of soda makes the best (highest) soda geyser. Learners discover that different brands of soda have different...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how temperature will affect the height of a soda geyser. Learners compare the soda geyser height of cold, room temperature, and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours

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