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    American Museum of Natural History
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    In this activity about cartography, learners work in teams to create two different map projections: a planar (or polar) and a cylindrical (or Mercator) projection. Learners construct an imaginary...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners find Xi'an, the archaeological area in China where the Terra Cotta Army was discovered, on a map or globe and look more closely at the relationship of the warrior...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this geography investigation, learners use a nighttime satellite image to observe areas of light across the United States and to identify patterns and spatial distributions of human settlements....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    New York Hall of Science
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    Discover the wind's direction using bubbles, a map and a keen eye. Learners blow bubbles and note their general direction on a map, taking readings from different points around a building....

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    PBS
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    In this math lesson, learners estimate distances between landmarks and use a map and scales to determine the actual distances. Learners will also use proportional reasoning to measure these...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours