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    Chicago Children's Museum
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    In this activity, learners explore the possibilities of clay as a natural material. At three stations, learners create sculptures, use natural items such as small pebbles, twigs, and pinecones to...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    University of Nebraska State Museum
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    In this detailed activity (on pages 9-18), learners investigate the body parts of a parasitic ascaris worm by making and dissecting clay models. Each learner creates a model of either a male or...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this quick activity about predicting (located on page 2 of the PDF), learners working alone or in groups will use toothpicks to probe a clay ball with a small object hidden in its center and...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    American Chemical Society
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    In this activity on page 7 of the PDF, learners follow a recipe to make a dough similar to the clay artists use to make sculptures. Learners mix ingredients, knead the dough, and then shape and...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity about soil (page 7 of the PDF), learners will use their sense of touch as well as sight to understand how soil is classified based on texture and other details. They will compare...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 4 to 24 hours
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    Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
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    In this on site "field trip" activity (located on pages 6-9 of PDF), learners get hands-on experience identifying building materials by playing "Building Bingo". To play, teams...

    free Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours