# Activities

## Scoping the Scene

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 3
In this activity, students will explore the relationship between angles of incident and reflected light and use this relationship to design and test their own periscopes in a classroom competition.
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## Sand Shake

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students experiment with sand and hair dryers to observe how wind, sand, and barriers interact to form sand dunes.
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## Sail Away

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will use classroom materials and wind energy to build and power a sailboat.
• Science
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## Recycled Again

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 3
In this activity, students will design a procedure for separating five types of recyclable materials based on their physical properties.
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## Rain Maker

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 1
In this activity, the teacher will create a large rain maker by pouring water over plastic wrap punched with holes over a foil tin.
• Science
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## Polar Opposites

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will create a simple model of Earth as a magnet.
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## Oobleck!

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will examine the behavior of different types of solids when they are dissolved in water and explain those behaviors by examining the properties of the solids.
• Science
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## Oh the Tension

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students carefully add drops of liquids to the surface of a penny to help them understand the concept of surface tension.
• Science
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## Name that Connection

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will take on the role of organisms in various environments as they discover the concept of interdependence in ecosystems.
• Science
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## Mystic Mirrors

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will explore light travel and how it is redirected with the use of mirrors.
• Science
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## Mystery Matter

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will practice classifying matter while playing a game.
• Science
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## My Little Habitat

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will discuss and compare plants, animals, and their surroundings in deserts, oceans/ beaches, and rainforests.
• Science
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• Energy