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    In this outdoor activity and fun race, learners first find the most common type of tree in a forest site. Learners use a "transect," a kind of sampling technique, to estimate the number...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor, mystery-solving activity, learners work like detectives, gathering evidence to identify the culprits that are attacking plants. Learners come to understand the impact of insect...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    This outdoor activity/field trip requires a place where minnows swim, such as a local pond or brook. Learners are challenged to find out how minnows respond to various fishing lures, then design...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor beach activity, learners use a variety of "beaks" (such as trowels, spoons or sticks) to hunt for organisms that shore birds might eat. Each learner receives a “beak” and...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    This activity (on page 2 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into transfer of motion. Groups of learners will measure the length and circumference of their kicking legs and then takes turns...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor activity, learners explore how a surprising number of animals use human-made litter, such as cans and crumpled paper, to find food and shelter in their environment. Based on what...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor activity, learners first explore lizard feeding behavior by creating a "lizard rig" to dangle different objects in front of live lizards and see which objects the lizards...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this outdoor activity and animal-role-play game, learners discover and uncover the hidden world of "cryptozoa"—organisms such as spiders, salamanders and slugs that live under objects,...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this matchmaking activity (on page 2 of the PDF), learners will each have a scented cotton ball taped to their shoulder. The scent (e.g. peppermint oil or almond extract) will be kept secret by...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this environmental science activity about biodiversity, learners play a game to discover the effects of non-native species on an ecosystem. This active game is played outdoors in an open field...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes

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