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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this activity, learners get a closer look at the shape of a drop of water and a drop of oil. Learners first drip water onto wax paper and examine the shape of separate drops from a side view....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    WGBH
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    This simple construction activity teaches the importance of architectural structure. Learners build and test designs for a paper "doghouse" strong enough to hold the weight of a jumbo dog...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    New York Hall of Science
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    Investigate a flower's power of marketing by making an imitation flower that successfully signals a bee (or other pollinator of your choice) to visit. Try to determine what characteristics...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners develop spatial reasoning skills as they blow bubbles and observe what happens when the bubbles connect.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and game, learners explore how animals adapt for survival through coloration, markings and camouflage. By inventing, designing and hiding their own animal models, and...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Aquarium of the Bay
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    In this activity (page 5 of pdf), learners explore the relationships between the shape and structure of a shark's teeth and the food it eats, and then create their own shark tooth from clay. A...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity (on pages 41-47 of PDF), learners explore tesselating geometric patterns (repeated shapes, similar to the art of M.C. Escher). They play with existing shapes, either with laminated...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor, windy day activity, learners "fly" and race leaves along a line to discover which types of leaves catch the most wind. Which leaves are the best fliers? Why? Learners...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and game, learners collect and sort leaf samples to determine how many types of plants grow in the activity site. Learners are introduced to the concept of "species...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this earth science/math/art activity, learners use simple ingredients to grow crystals and examine the repeating geometric shapes and patterns. Learners compare the growth of crystals from four...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 14 1 to 4 weeks

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