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In this activity, students will excavate a box containing several layers of sediment.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will excavate a box containing several layers of sediment.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will practice classifying matter while playing a game.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will produce different chemical reactions with yeast.
- 6–8

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In this activity, students will create a model of a sloped hillside using sand and simulate conditions that can cause a landslide to occur.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will learn that objects do not always have to be touching to exert a force on each other.
- K–5

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In this activity teams design, build, and test paper helicopters to observe a relationship between blade surface area and descent rate.
- K–5

Funded by The Healthineers Fund of the Siemens Foundation

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In this activity, students will learn about the importance of balance in an ecosystem.
- K–5

Funded by The Healthineers Fund of the Siemens Foundation

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In this activity, students will observe how different beak types are suited to different environments.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will learn the different techniques used to map the ocean, and will practice using those techniques themselves in the classroom.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will design a bridge or a building and observe how it performs in a simulated earthquake.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will place foods in different environments and observe the rate at which those foods decompose.
- 6–8

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Students will gain an understanding of the comparative size of the objects in our Solar System and the great distances between them.
- 6–8

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In this activity, students will examine the need for seeds to have sunlight in order to grow.
- K–5

Funded by The Healthineers Fund of the Siemens Foundation

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In this activity, students will explore the nature of human hearing by attempting to determine the location of coins dropping at different locations in a room.
- K–5

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Students will use provided materials to develop a structure that will withstand movement in Earth.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will learn about tornadoes and simulate one inside a small bottle.
- K–5

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In this activity, students will observe how ice melts on wood and metal blocks, and they will draw conclusions about how heat conducts through different materials.
- 6–8

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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.
- K–5