# Employee Led Student Activities

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## Stomp Rockets

• Manufacturing
• K–5
• 6–8
Level: 4
In this activity, students will gain an understanding of performing a controlled experiment and how different variables affect the distance travelled by a stomp rocket.
• Science

## Stay on Target

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will use a ramp to launch a ball and strike a target.
• Science

## Stacking Cups

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 3
Students will work in small groups to stack Solo cups vs. Styrofoam cups to see how many of each it takes for the two stacks to be equal. Students will then derive a system of linear equations to model the scenario of the two stacks of cups.
• Math

## Splendid Soil

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will gain an understanding of the physical characteristics and absorption of types of materials that make up soil.
• Science

## Spin the Water Wheel

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will construct a water wheel with household materials that can be used to lift an object.
• Science

## Sonar

• IT
• K–5
Level: 3
In this activity, teachers will create a mysterious topography using small boxes inside a copy paper box.
• Science

## Solar System Scale

• Energy
• 6–8
Level: 3
Students will gain an understanding of the comparative size of the objects in our Solar System and the great distances between them.
• Science

## Smoke on the Water

• Energy
• 6–8
Level: 3
In this activity, students use simple materials to produce and observe cloud formation.
• Science

## Shifting Shorelines

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will brainstorm why people live, work, and vacation by the shoreline.
• Science

## Sending Secret Messages

• IT
• K–5
Level: 3
In this activity, students explore how sound waves travel through various materials.
• Science

## Seed Dispersal

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will investigate the variety of ways plants can disperse their seeds, or the fruits containing the seeds.
• Science

## 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.
• Science

## School of Rock

• Energy
• 6–8
Level: 2
In this activity, students explore the effects of physical and chemical weathering on various types of rocks.
• Science

## Satellite Telemetry

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 4
Students will explore how satellites send images from telescopes in space, which we can access on Earth via the Internet.
• Technology

## 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.
• Science

• Energy