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    In this activity, learners explore how product design differences can affect the success of a final product -- in this case a bag for holding candy. Learners work in pairs to evaluate, design, and...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners train to increase muscular strength and improve upper and lower body coordination by performing the “bear crawl” and the "crab walk.” Learners perform the exercises...

    free Ages 8 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    In this activity, learners will train to improve lung, heart, and other muscle endurance as they walk a progressive, measured distance. Learners measure out a course according to specific distances...

    free Ages 8 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    American Chemical Society
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    In this activity on page 7 of the PDF, learners explore how engineers characterize building materials. Learners test the strength of spaghetti and determine how the number of spaghetti strands...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this activity, learners build penetrometers to test leaf toughness. Biologists measure leaf toughness to study the feeding preferences of insects and bugs.

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    This is an activity (on page 2 of the PDF) about the two main components of bone - collagen and minerals (like calcium) - and how they each contribute to its flexibility and strength. Learners will...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity, learners will train to increase bone strength and to improve heart and other muscle endurance by performing jump training with a rope, both while stationary and moving. Learners...

    free Ages 8 - 14 1 to 4 weeks
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    Cornell Center for Materials Research
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    In this activity, learners explore how composites work by creating and testing their own composite for an imaginary company. This activity shows learners that composites are simply materials that...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 11 - 18 4 to 24 hours
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    Cornell Center for Materials Research
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    In this activity (pages 13-14), learners investigate the properties of smart materials, which are materials that respond to things that happen around them. In this activity, learners will use...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners explore how to stay fit the fun way. Learners participate in three physical activities. Learners then design an experiment to determine which activity offers the highest...

    free Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes

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