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    University of Washington
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    In this activity, learners investigate the olfactory system by conducting several experiments. In "CLASS EXPERIMENT," learners find that the ability to detect an odor decreases with...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    NISE Network
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    This is an activity in which learners will find that they can detect differences in concentration better with their nose (smelling) than with their eyes (seeing). Our sense of smell allows us to...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    Learners smell balloons filled with different scents to guess what's inside. From this, they infer the presence and motion of scented molecules. This is a good introduction to atoms and...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity about olfaction (7th activity on the page), learners use natural ingredients to concoct their own perfume. This resource contains three different perfume recipes and a link to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 4 to 24 hours
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    University of Washington
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    In this matching activity (3rd activity on the page), learners use their sense of smell to match pairs of opaque containers filled with various smelly items like orange peel, roses, or moth balls....

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Kohl Children's Museum
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    In this activity, learners follow a recipe to create play dough scented with fruit-flavored drink mix. As they mix together the ingredients, learners are encouraged to use descriptive words to...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity about olfaction (9th activity on the page), learners smell 10 different items with different odors, including some edible food items. Learners try to identify the things that can...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this simple exploratory activity (1st activity on the page), blindfolded learners try to identify mystery items by smell. Learners also rate the odor (strong, pleasant, neutral) as well as...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity (4th activity on the page), learners use their sense of smell to rate and arrange containers filled with different dilutions of a scent (like cologne or fruit juice) in order from...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners use their sense of smell to explore the world on the nanoscale. Learners discover that we can smell some things that are too small to see, and that a nanometer is a...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes

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