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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this quick activity (page 1 of PDF), learners will witness firsthand the effects of Bernoulli’s Principle by capturing a ping pong ball in the stream of air created by a hair dryer. Not only...

    free Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this activity, learners get a closer look at the shape of a drop of water and a drop of oil. Learners first drip water onto wax paper and examine the shape of separate drops from a side view....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    This guide features three related ramp explorations in which learners investigate the following science concepts: when placed on a ramp, some objects roll, others slide, and others stay put; the...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    When baseball was in its infancy, the ball had plenty of bounce. Today's baseball may not seem to have bounce to it at all; if you drop a ball on the field it won't bounce back. This...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    IEEE
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    In this activity, learners explore the concept of how aerospace engineering has impacted sports, specifically exploring the design of golf balls. Learners work in teams to explore the physics of...

    free Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    American Association for the Advancement of Science
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    In this activity about ramps, learners explore and measure the rate at which spherical objects roll down a ramp. Learners discuss why different ramps work better than others and practice procedures...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    This activity (on page 2 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into transfer of motion. Groups of learners will measure the length and circumference of their kicking legs and then takes turns...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    This trick from Exploratorium physicist Paul Doherty lets you add together the bounces of two balls and send one ball flying. When we tried this trick on the Exploratorium's exhibit floor, we...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners will build a ball run contraption. Marble Machines are made from familiar materials, designed to send a rolling marble through tubes and funnels, across tracks and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - adult 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this sports-themed engineering activity, learners create super bouncy balls out of balloons. Learners brainstorm, test their designs, and share results.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes