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    WGBH
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    This activity guide features three related explorations to help learners ages 3-6 investigate shadows via the following science concepts: A shadow is made when an object blocks the light; you can...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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    The Center for Science Education @ Space Sciences Laboratory, UC Berkeley
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    In this activity, learners experiment with shadows and light sources to understand the relationship between the angle illumination and the shadow's length. Learners create a testing tool out...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    NOAA
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    In this activity, learners will measure the length of a shadow and use the distance from the equator to calculate the circumference of the earth. Note: This experiment can only be done at solar...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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    This activity uses a special paper that can create images with exposure to the Sun. Collect objects of different shapes and sizes and use them to make interesting patterns on your sun print. Most...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners will measure the length of their shadow from the Sun and compare it three to four months later. This process will help learners investigate Earth's rotation and...

    free Ages 6 - 14 1 to 12 months
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    This activity (located on page 3 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into mixing colors with light. Groups of learners will set up colored lights in a darkened room and record the color of...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours