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    COSI
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    In this chemistry activity (page 1 of the PDF), learners will observe a physical change. By making their own sugar or salt crystals, learners will identify physical changes and see how they can be...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    COSI
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    In this activity (page 6 of the PDF), learners will observe both a chemical and a physical change. By experimenting with plaster of paris, students will differentiate between these types of changes...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 4 to 24 hours
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry activity, learners will separate a mixture of FD&C dyes (colors certified and allowed by the US for the Food, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics & Personal Care industry) to...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity, learners will design a way to identify a powder found at a crime scene by comparing it with known powders, with the goal of solving a crime. Learners will describe the various...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Mount Holyoke College
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    In this activity, learners explore atoms as the smallest building blocks of matter. With adult help, learners start by dividing play dough in half, over and over again. Then they use a notebook (a...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry activity, learners perform three chemical reactions in a sealed zip-top bag. Learners will record their observations and classify the changes as chemical or physical. This...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    COSI
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    In this activity (page 3 of the PDF), learners will observe a physical change. They will be astounded to find out that pens and markers of a seemingly single color can actually be made of multiple...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    This series of chemistry stations is designed to accompany the PBS documentary about African-American chemist "Percy Julian: Forgotten Genius." Each of the six stations features either a...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
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    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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    This activity uses LEGO® bricks to represent atoms bonding into molecules and crystals. The lesson plan is for a 2.5 hour workshop (or four 45-minute classes). There is a "wet lab"...

    Over $20 per group Ages 11 - adult 2 to 4 hours