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    COSI
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    In this Energy and Environment activity (page 9 of the PDF), learners calculate the mass of a piece of gum, compare it to the mass of the gum's packaging, and then create a bar graph of the...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this (edible) activity, learners balance chemical equations using different kinds and colors of candy that represent different atoms. Learners will work in pairs and explore conservation of...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    This hands-on activity shows you how to build basic architectural shapes out of toothpicks and gumdrops. Learners explore how different shapes are more stable than others, and are introduced to...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners make "solar cookies," edible models of the Sun's outer layers using sugar cookies and toppings. Learners use red and yellow sprinkles to form the granular...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    Your tongue can sense about 6 different flavors (salty, sweet, bitter, sour, umami/savory, and fat), but your nose provides a lot more "taste" information than you realize when you eat....

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 Under 5 minutes
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    Polymer Science Learning Foundation
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    In this activity, learners investigate the movement of water into and out of a polymer. Learners test the diffusion of water through gummy bears, which are made of sugar and gelatin (a polymer)....

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 11 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners use colored candy to represent subatomic particles and make a model of an atom (Bohr model). This activity will help familiarize learners with subatomic components of an...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 14 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    PBS
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    In this math lesson, learners model exponential decay and exponential growth using M&M's, paper folding, and African rhino population data. Learners collect data, create scatterplots, and...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners touch supercooled water drops with an ice crystal and trigger the water drops to freeze instantly. Learners discover that this process is used during candy making, when a...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    National Health Museum
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    In this simulation, learners act out each digestive function of the organs, tissues, and cells in the digestive tract. Two parallel strips of tape on the floor 3-4 feet apart and the width of the...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes

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