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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners explore dinosaur fossils by making an edible treat. First, learners read "Dinosaur Bones" by Aliki to examine how fossils are formed. Then, the educator sifts...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    This math challenge, played with two players or a whole group, engages your problem solving skills. Remove pieces of fruit from the fruit bowl, trying to find a strategy to be the person to take...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    BioEd
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    In this four-day activity, learners grow bacteria and/or fungi from a variety of locations and compare the results. They will learn that microbes are everywhere; some such as bacteria and fungi...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners separate the components of Gatorade using a home-made affinity column. In doing so, learners model the basic principle of affinity chromatography, a technique used to...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this health and genetics activity, learners determine whether tasting the bitter compound PTC (phenylthiocarbamide) influences which vegetables a person likes. Learners conduct a blind taste...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners use their senses to collect information about a fruit and record their findings in a Science Journal. Learners use science words to describe the fruit, ask or write...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    American Society for Microbiology
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    Learners observe a demonstration of the metabolism of yeast--after being placed in a sealed bag with water and sugar, the yeast consumes the sugar and produces carbon dioxide gas to inflate the bag...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    BioEd
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    In this activity, learners create an electrical circuit and investigate how some dissolved substances conduct electricity. Use this activity to explain how the nervous system sends messages as...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    NASA
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    In this activity, learners test the rate of ripening fruit and vegetables and use a chemical to inhibit the ripening process. After the experiment, learners measure the exposed surface area of the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    This is an activity (located on page 3 of the PDF) about self-assembly, the ability of molecules to assemble themselves according to certain rules. Learners will use food-grade components to create...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours

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