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    In this design challenge activity, learners modify a cup so it can carry a marble down a zip line and also drop it onto a target. Learners are encouraged to brainstorm answers to design questions,...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this design challenge activity, learners invent a way to send a Ping-Pong ball flying high enough to catch it - like football with a twist! Learners use paint stirrers, a wooden spool, tape, and...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this physics activity, challenge learners to make and race a balloon-powered car. Learners construct the body out of a paper cup, wheels out of wooden spools. and fuel tank out of a balloon....

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this physics activity, challenge learners to make a race-car out of a coffee can and rubber band. Demonstrate motion, forces, kinetic and potential energy and friction. <b>[Activity is...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners engineer a flying glider using paper hoops and a drinking straw. Learners can alter the glider design and flight distance by adjusting the number of hoops or the sizes of...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make plates levitate! Learners build "hovercrafts" using simple materials to explore friction and motion. <b>[Activity is publicly available through a web...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, challenge learners to design a roller coaster ride for a marble using cardboard and other simple materials. The goal is to have the marble go slow, so it takes as long as possible...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, challenge learners to make a pencil stand on its tip using only two pieces of wire and two clothespins. Use this activity to demonstrate the center of gravity. <b>[Activity...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this engineering activity, challenge learners to design a car using only 3 straws, 4 Lifesavers™, 1 piece of paper, 2 paper clips, tape, and scissors. The catch is that in order to make their...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this physics activity, challenge learners to make a rubber band-powered spool racer. Demonstrate principles of motion as well as potential and kinetic energy. <b>[Activity is publicly...

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

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