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    COSI
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    In this health activity (page 3 of the PDF), learners will discover why covering their mouth and nose while sneezing is so important. Using talcum powder, learners will see firsthand how easy it is...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this health activity (on page 3 of the PDF), learners will learn about the body‘s defenses against invasion from tiny particles. They will make their own "snot" and see firsthand how...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this health activity (page 7 of the PDF), learners will discover the importance of handwashing as a factor in reducing the spread of pathogens. Using a sponge (or sponge-like ball) and flour,...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this interactive game, you are a scientist from a world health organization. Gather and analyze data to predict the strains of influenza during the next season in the Northern Hemisphere and...

    free Ages 8 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners create virus models, including nucleic acid and proteins, using simple materials. This resource includes information about virus structure and gene therapy.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this four-part laboratory exercise, learners investigate properties of Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) including (1) symptoms induced by the virus in susceptible plants at the macroscopic and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity on page 3 of the PDF, learners visualize the relative size and structural differences between microbes that have the potential to cause disease. Learners work in groups and use...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity related to plant biotechnology, learners use restriction enzymes to cut up DNA from a virus called Bacteriophage λ, a process known as restriction digestion. After overnight...

    Over $20 per group Ages 11 - adult 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity on page 1 of the PDF, learners compare the relative sizes of biological objects (like DNA and bacteria) that can't be seen by the naked eye. Learners will be surprised to...

    free Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    BioEd
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    This activity helps learners visualize the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) by constructing three-dimensional HIV particle models from paper. The model to be used is a 20-sided polyhedron ...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours

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