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    American Chemical Society
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    In this introductory activity, learners discover that sugar and food coloring dissolve in water but neither dissolves in oil. Based on their observations, learners can conclude that both solids and...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners sublimate dry ice and then taste the carbon dioxide gas. Learners will be surprised to discover CO2 dissolves into carbonic acid in their mouths, creating a flavor...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 11 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how temperature will affect the height of a soda geyser. Learners compare the soda geyser height of cold, room temperature, and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how many Mentos are needed to make the tallest possible soda geyser. Will the greatest number of Mentos yield the tallest soda...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine which brand of soda makes the best (highest) soda geyser. Learners discover that different brands of soda have different...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    New York Hall of Science
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    This hands-on activity lets participant explore chemical reactions as they create a soda explosion with lots of bubbles. The bubbles in soda are made of carbon dioxide gas. Using lifesaver mint...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners measure the amount of carbon dioxide in a carbonated drink. Learners work in teams of at least two to extract, collect, and measure gas (volume) from a can or bottle of...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this quick activity (page 1 of PDF), learners will use the ever-popular soda geyser experiment to test the reactivity of the various sugar candies or mints. The goal is to set off the highest...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this quick activity, learners observe how the added sugar in a can of soda affects its density and thus, its ability to float in water. Learners explore this phenomenon by testing if two cans of...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 Under 5 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners build soda geyser generators (under adult supervision) to conduct soda geyser investigations (i.e. famous Diet Coke and Mentos experiments). Learners use simple things...

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

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