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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this online activity, learners measure aspects of their bodies in centimeters, then electronically submit data on their measurement. They can then compare their measurements to the lengths of...

    free Ages 4 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    In this simple and fun activity, learners build a tower of cups to explore distribution of weight. Learners make predictions about their towers and test their designs. Activity extensions include...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Aquarium of the Bay
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    In this graphing exercise (page 2 of the pdf), learners compare their own height to the length of various sharks. This activity can be used in conjunction with any of the Classroom Activity Guides...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    NISE Network
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    In this activity, learners mark their height on a height chart and discover how tall they are in nanometers. They learn that although being a billion nanometers tall sounds impressive, it doesn&...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    WGBH
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    In this activity, learners investigate whether more people are squares or rectangles. People with similarly sized heights and arm spans are classified as squares. People with different sized...

    free Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners compare the ancient Egyptian system of measurement, which was based on body lengths, to the customary and metric systems used today. Learners measure their height using...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this activity (located on page 2 of the PDF), learners will identify a group of deciduous trees to study. Once the species has been recorded, the circumference of the trunks will be measured at...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity related to Archimedes' Principle, learners use water displacement to compare the volume of an expanded gummy bear with a gummy bear in its original condition. This activity...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this coin math activity, learners sort and stack 100 (one hundred) pennies into piles of 5 pennies each, 10 pennies each, and 20 pennies each. Learners count and measure the stacks and record...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this health activity (page 5 of the PDF), learners will explore a unique connection betweeen the bones of the body. By measuring various parts of their body, learners see first hand that...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes

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