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    Center for Engineering Educational Outreach, Tufts University
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    In this activity, learners investigate the properties of different types of balls. Learners conduct experiments on four different balls to see which can bounce the highest and which continues...

    free Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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    The Exploratorium
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    This trick from Exploratorium physicist Paul Doherty lets you add together the bounces of two balls and send one ball flying. When we tried this trick on the Exploratorium's exhibit floor, we...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this sports-themed engineering activity, learners create super bouncy balls out of balloons. Learners brainstorm, test their designs, and share results.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Actuarial Foundation
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    In this math activity (Page 14 of the Play Ball! PDF), learners play a game of "basketball" and analyze the results of the game. Learners spin a spinner and record what happens in a...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Actuarial Foundation
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    In this math activity (Page 12 of the Play Ball! PDF), learners play a game of "soccer" and analyze the results of the game. Learners spin a spinner and move that number of yards towards...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Actuarial Foundation
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    In this math activity (Page 10 of the Play Ball! PDF), learners play a game of "football" and analyze the results of the game. Learners make "footballs" out of paper and then...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Actuarial Foundation
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    In this math activity (Page 17 of the Play Ball! PDF), learners play a game of "baseball" and analyze the results of the game. Learners roll dice to play the "baseball" game --...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    WNET
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    In this Cyberchase activity, learners use numbers to create CyberOlympic teams with the fastest times. Learners select players that have the best (lowest) times in three events (running, swimming,...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    IEEE
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    In this activity, learners explore sports engineering and advanced materials development. Learners work in a team to devise a racquet out of everyday materials that could be used to volley a ping...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    IEEE
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    In this activity, learners explore the concept of how aerospace engineering has impacted sports, specifically exploring the design of golf balls. Learners work in teams to explore the physics of...

    free Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours

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