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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor art/environmental activity, learners create designs that will attract attention to animals and plants in particular habitats, and then test whether their designs attracted the "...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this physics activity (page 4 of the PDF), learners will explore how similar magnetic poles repel one another. They will rely on linear induction to race magnets around a simple course. Although...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity about magnetism (page 11 of the pdf), learners will experiment with magnets to explore how opposite poles attract and similar poles repel in magnetism. Then, learners figure out...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    University of Kansas
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    In this activity, learners explore how objects can have positive, negative, or neutral charges, which attract, repel and move between objects. Learners charge various materials and observe their...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Kohl Children's Museum
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    In this activity, learners investigate how different materials repel or absorb water. Learners use spray bottles to explore how everyday items like sponges, cardboard, feathers, etc. respond to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and bingo-like game, learners explore why and how seeds spread far from the plants that produce them. To understand natural adaptions that let seeds and fruit be dispersed,...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity related to magnetism and electricity, learners observe as two parallel, current-carrying wires exert forces on each other. Learners will discover that these forces push the wires...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity, learners construct bird feeders and set them up at to investigate bird behavior for one or two weeks. Multiple feeder designs are suggested. Learners are encouraged to...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this simple activity, learners create an electroscope by sticking two short pieces of magic tape together and then pulling them apart to find the sign of the charge on an unknown charged object....

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
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    In this activity, learners investigate static electricity using everyday objects at four different stations. Learners explore how various materials including paper, Styrofoam peanuts, rice cereal,...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes