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Synthetic Properties

  • IT
  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • 9 - 12
Level: 4
In this activity, students will compare samples of monomers and polymers in powder and thread form (sugar/cotton candy and cotton flock/cotton balls).
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Grades:
  • 9 - 12
Level: 2
In this activity, students will work in teams and use the approach of biomimicry to build an Adaptation Station that will enhance life for humans living in a specific environment.
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Floating on Air

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • 9 - 12
Level: 2
Students will investigate the relationship between friction and motion by building a simple hovercraft.
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Fast Lane

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • 9 - 12
Level: 2
In this activity, students will investigate how electricity and magnetism are closely related by building and testing their own electromagnets.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will learn about Earth's four major systems: geosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will learn about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will brainstorm why people live, work, and vacation by the shoreline.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will learn about the elements in the periodic table and how to interpret the information for each element.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will learn about thermal energy.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will explore light travel and how it is redirected with the use of mirrors.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will explore the structures within a leaf where the process of photosynthesis occurs.
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Green Plastics

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 3
In this activity, students will conduct an investigation to create a bioplastic as an alternative to plastics we typically use as consumers.
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My Little Habitat

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will discuss and compare plants, animals, and their surroundings in deserts, oceans/ beaches, and rainforests.
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Buggy Bodies

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will investigate how a specific group of insects move, referred to in our lesson as the focus insects.
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Wacky Water

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will explore similarities and differences among liquids helps to build foundational ideas of matter and molecular structure.
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Move It

  • Energy
Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will investigate different ways to move a ball.
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Mystery Matter

  • Manufacturing
Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 1
In this activity, students will practice classifying matter while playing a game.
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Grades:
  • K - 5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will construct a water wheel with household materials that can be used to lift an object.
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