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Title SummaryGrade Educational StandardsTime Group Size Cost/Grp
What Is Energy? Short Demos
Three short, hands-on, in-class demos expand students' understand of energy. First, using peanuts and heat, students see how the human body burns food to make energy. Then, students create paper snake...
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4 (3-5)CO:
Science (2009)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
45 mins28 US$ 3.00
What Is Going on with Grandma?
Students are introduced to the concepts of the challenge question. First independently, and then in small groups, they generate ideas for solving the grand challenge introduced in the associated lesso...
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12 (10-12)ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
TN:
Science (2009)
30 mins2 US$ 0.00
What Is the Best Insulator: Air, Styrofoam, Foil or Cotton?
That heat flows from hot to cold is an unavoidable truth of life. People have put a lot of effort into stopping this natural physical behavior, however all they have been able to do is slow the proces...
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4 (3-5)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
MA:
Science (2001)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
5 hrs 10 mins3 US$ 1.00
What Makes Our Bones Strong?
Through this activity, students determine what keeps our bones strong. Soaking chicken bones in vinegar removes the calcium, causing them to become soft and rubbery. Students see the connection to agi...
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12 (10-12)ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
TN:
Science (2009)
1 hr 20 mins2 US$ 10.00
What to Bring?
Partial Design Badge
In the ongoing "Lost in the Amazon" scenario, students are provided with a list of supplies that survived their plane's crash in the Amazon jungle. They organize the supplies to classify which items a...
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5 (5-5)CO:
Science (1995)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
1 hr 3 0.00
What Trickles Down?
Permeability is the degree to which water or other liquids are able to flow through a material. Different substances such as soil, gravel, sand and asphalt have varying levels of permeability. In this...
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6 (6-8)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
NC:
Science (2004)
45 mins4 US$ 10.00
What Works Best in a Radiator?
Partial Design Badge
Students learn the importance of heat transfer and heat conductance. Using hot plates, student groups measure the temperature change of a liquid over a set time period and use the gathered data to cal...
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10 (9-11)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
TX:
Science (2010)
30 mins3 US$ 2.00
What's a Kid to Do?
Partial Design Badge
Students write letters as part of an environmental action campaign. They become more aware of global environmental problems and play a part in their solution.5 (4-6)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
1 hr 40 mins1 US$ 0.00
What's a Wavelength?
Students measure the wavelength of sounds and learn basic vocabulary associated with waves. As a class, they brainstorm the difference between two tuning forks and the sounds they produce. Then they c...
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11 (10-12)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
TX:
Science (2010)
30 mins28 US$ 0.00
What's Down the Well?
Students learn about physical models of groundwater and how environmental engineers determine possible sites for drinking water wells. During the activity, students create their own groundwater well m...
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6 (5-7)CO:
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins3 US$ 3.50
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