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Activities

Activity Length:
45 mins.
Activity Type:
Exploration

In this activity, students use their knowledge about air pressure to build an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure, also known as barometric pressure.

Activity Length:
30 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

In this activity, students explore how sound production was used by ancient cultures as a communication tool over long distances.

Activity Length:
1 hr.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

In this activity, students make a feeder for hummingbirds.

Activity Length:
30 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

In this activity, students will investigate hummingbird size and create a life-size hummingbird silhouette.

Activity Length:
20 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

Students become polymer chemists who will make gelatinous worms.

Activity Length:
45 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

In this activity, students create a miniature worm compost to learn further about decomposers.

Activity Length:
15-35 mins.
Activity Type:
Exploration

Students investigate multiple reflections.

Activity Length:
30 mins.
Activity Type:
Demonstration

Students learn how to build a simple electrical circuit and observe the effects of electron flow.

Activity Length:
1 hour
Activity Type:
Exploration

The human body is an incredible machine. Every day we test it by running, jumping, stretching, and reacting. For the body to respond and do what we ask of it, we use a complex system of different muscle groups, as well as nerves running throughout the body and connecting to the brain. 

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Activity Length:
20 mins.
Activity Type:
Make & Take

Students use various objects to make patterns on light-sensitive paper.

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