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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (7th activity on the page), learners use their sense of touch to identify mystery objects hidden in socks. Learners guess what is inside by touching and feeling the object on the...

    free Ages 4 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    Science Friday
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    Learners create a tool to measure how well they grip a wet object when their fingers are smooth versus wrinkly. Are smooth or wrinkly fingers better at holding on to the object? Learners can also...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners explore how different deodorants work. Learners treat agar plates with different types of deodorants and compare the bacteria growth on the plates to the control sample.

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 11 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (10th activity on the page) about the sense of touch, learners make Braille letters out of cork or cardboard and map pins. Learners test to see if they can identify the letters of...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (14th activity on the page) about the sense of touch, learners examine if it is easier or harder to identify an object if they move their hands over it. Working in pairs, one...

    free Ages 4 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (9th activity on the page), learners work in pairs to see how their perception of touch differs from reality. One learner uses a pen/marker to mark a point on the skin of another...

    free Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center
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    In this activity, learners examine body parts (including skin, scales, and skulls) from fish, mammals and reptiles. Questions are provided to help encourage learner investigations. Several...

    Over $20 per group Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (8th activity on the page) about the sense of touch, learners make their own set of Braille letters. Learners use glue to make raised dots on a Braille Alphabet Sheet. Use this...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity (2nd activity on the page), learners explore the sensitivity of their sense of touch. Learners arrange 10 pieces of sandpaper that have different grades (roughness) in order from...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this neuroscience activity (5th activity on the page), learners explore their sense of touch without using their senses of vision and hearing. This resource includes instructions on how to...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes

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