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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    This activity gets learners looking at 6-sided shapes in nature, including the cells of a beehive, as well as other shapes. Learners use the activity's shape chart to keep track of all the...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    Utah Education Network
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    In this math lesson, learners investigate fractions by playing a game. To play, learners roll two dice and create a fraction, using the larger number rolled as the denominator and the smaller...

    free Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    PBS
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    In this math lesson, learners arrange pattern blocks to create tessellations and to explore geometric patterns. Learners first explore making patterns with a variety of pattern blocks. They next...

    free Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Utah Education Network
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    In this math lesson, learners compare pattern blocks to visually understand halves, thirds, and sixths. First, learners look at all the different ways they can make a hexagon using other pattern...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners use tangrams ( 7-piece puzzle tiles) to assemble a variety of shapes. Tangrams are ideal for improving spatial reasoning and geometry properties. Discuss the properties...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners follow simple directions to explore and create platonic solids. Learners count the number of faces, edges, and vertices in the structures they make out of paper and look...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners make "totally tubular" forms of carbon. Learners use chicken wire to build macro models of carbon nanotubes. Depending on how they roll the wire, they will...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    PBS
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    In this math lesson, learners identify the relationship between the number of sides in a regular polygon and the number of struts needed to make each polygon rigid. Learners build polygons using...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes