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    In this activity (p.6-7 of PDF), learners investigate the evolution of wheat by creating dough from different flours, observing the samples of dough as they rise, and then baking the dough. The...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners investigate feeding relationships. Learners complete a food web and then make a mobile to represent a food chain. Use this activity to talk about predator/prey...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity (page 5), learners investigate the evolution of wheat by washing different types of dough with water and comparing the results. The evolution of wheat from wild grasses...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity (p.26 of PDF), learners discover why mushrooms have spots. Learners use a balloon, toilet paper, and water to simulate what happens as mushrooms grow. This activity can also...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners determine the necessary conditions for pea seed germination. This activity encourages learners to make predictions and think about how they might investigate the effects...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity (p.5-6 of PDF), learners investigate natural selection. Learners discover that natural selection, which takes place over decades, can lead to altered populations within a species....

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity (p.6-10 of PDF), learners use different methods for hunting minibeasts (bugs). Learners can either make traps or simply look for minibeasts under stones and logs. Learners can...

    free Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this game (p.28 of PDF), learners discover different fungal lifestyles and the various roles that fungi play in nature. Learners play the roles of fungi and must find their corresponding trees....

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this online activity, learners find out whether they are smart enough to survive as a plant. Plants Learners make decisions about how a plant should grow, and find out whether they survive or...

    free Ages 11 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make their own bug boxes and test the habitat preference of selected "minibeasts" (bugs). Activity is broken down into two sessions because the boxes are fixed...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 6 - 14 2 to 4 hours

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