# Employee Led Student Activities

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## Electro-Lights

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students build simple circuits to investigate the conductivity of solutions.
• Science

## Get Cooking

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will build a simple solar cooker, make observations and qualitatively describe the melting rate of a piece of chocolate in the cooker.
• Technology

## Gliding On Air

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will gain an understanding of how a simple hovercraft uses the forces of motion to move.
• Science
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## How Does Your City Grow

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 4
Working in groups, students will select a city and then use U.S. government census data to develop an algebraic relationship between time and population size.
• Math

## How's the Weather?

• Energy
• 6–8
Level: 4
In this activity, students will make their own weather station.
• Science

## Ice Wars

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will create their own insulating "ice chambers" and then test them against the models made by their classmates.
• Science

## It's a Secret!

• IT
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will gain an understanding of how sound waves travel through different media by building a sound transmission device.
• Science

## It's All Relative

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will excavate a box containing several layers of sediment.
• Science

## It's Magnetic

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will create a simple electromagnet using a nail, a battery, and copper wire.
• Science

## Let's Get Carried Away!

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students use a stream table to model the processes of erosion and streambed formation.
• Science

## Light the Bulb

• Energy
• 9–12
Level: 4
In this investigation, students will design three different circuit arrangements with a switch capable of lighting a small light bulb. They will use the results of this investigation to determine the best configuration for wiring holiday lights.
• Science

## Oil Spill Cleanup

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will use a variety of materials to attempt to clean up a simulated oil spill.
• Engineering

• Energy