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    This is an activity about Newton's First Law of Motion - a body in motion tends to stay in motion, or a body at rest tends to stay at rest unless acted upon by an outside force. Learners will...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Build a catapult that transforms the potential energy of a twisted rubber band into kinetic energy. Experiment with design variations so that you can hit a target with a projectile. <b>...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    This is an activity about inertia, Newton's First Law of Motion. Learners will discover how an egg at rest, or any object at rest, stays that way. Materials are simple items you can find...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners complete simple exercises to investigate the relationship between force, area and pressure and their effects on materials. Use this activity to introduce learners to how...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Explore the effects of gravity on a slowly falling object: a parachute you make out of plastic bags, string and stones. You'll see how small and large parachutes act differently and the same,...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Investigate how force and thrust work to propel rockets into outer space. Build a rocket: a blown-up balloon taped to a drinking straw threaded through some string. The rocket follows Newton's...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    This is an activity about circular motion. Learners will explore the laws of motion and force by observing circular motion. All you need to do this activity is a clear balloon, a penny and a marble...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this quick activity, learners break the tension that happens when water develops a "skin." Learners use water, pepper and some soap to discover the wonders of surface tension—the force...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this fun hands-on activity, learners create a safety device to protect an egg "passenger" in a toy car crash. Learners experiment with different solutions to this very problem....

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes