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    Bill Nye
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    In this activity, learners capture and observe planaria, which are worms that eat tiny pond critters. Use this activity to discuss the diversity of life forms present in different habitats like...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners "go fishing," then practice ruler use and size/pattern comparison with the animals they catch.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor, freshwater activity, learners explore the behavior and food preferences of crawdads (or crabs) by "fishing" for them with various baits. An extension of this activity is...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    This outdoor activity/field trip requires a place where minnows swim, such as a local pond or brook. Learners are challenged to find out how minnows respond to various fishing lures, then design...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this activity (on page 2 of PDF under GPS: Sea Turtles Activity), learners will model how a sea turtle population changes over time, from eggs to adults, using puffed rice. Learners create a...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    California Academy of Sciences
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    In this activity, learners use a model for how fishing affects marine life populations, and will construct explanations for one of the reasons why fish populations are declining. Learners also...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Bridge: Online Ocean Science Education Resource Center
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    Throw that fish back? A new generation of ethical anglers concerned about conserving resources is participating in "catch and release" fishing. How is this going? In this activity,...

    free Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours