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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners use measurement concepts to make models of what their body parts might look like if they were a snake or a chameleon.

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    PBS
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    In this math lesson, learners apply the concepts of ratio and proportion to determine the length of the Statue of Liberty's torch-bearing arm. Learners use chart paper, string, and rulers to...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this three/four-day lesson, learners calculate perimeters and areas and draw the castle plan to scale. They develop a timeline outlining the construction of a castle and build catapults, a...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners use M&Ms® (or any other multi-color, equally-sized small candy or pieces) to create a pie graph that expresses the composition of air. They compare the composition of the air next to a...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Integrated Teaching and Learning Program, College of Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder
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    Learners develop awareness and understanding of the daily air quality using the Air Quality Index (AQI) listed in the newspaper or online. They collect data over a period of days or weeks and look...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NCTM Illuminations
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    This lesson focuses learners on the concept of 1,000,000. It allows learners to see firsthand the sheer size of 1 million, while at the same time providing learners with an introduction to sampling...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners build a 1:140 "scale model" of NASA's X-33 Reusable Launch Vehicle (RLV) Technology Demonstrator, and investigate how the model dimensions compare to the...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    This game teaches ratio and proportion by having learners make "salads" that combine three types of beans in different combinations. The recipes are written as word problems, such as ...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    American Museum of Natural History
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    In this activity, learners discover the importance of maps and scale as they work together to create a map of the classroom. The printable four-page PDF handout includes: a series of inquiry-based...

    free Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    WNET
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    In this Cyberchase activity, learners use math to explore how parts of the body are proportional. Learners make a measuring device out of string and then use it to measure the length of their...

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

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