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This classroom activity, which centers on documenting the location of a meteorite in Antarctica, introduces students to... see more

In this technology activity, learners explore digital imaging and pixels. Learners "transmit" an image to a partner by... see more

In this activity, learners conduct a simulation exercise related to public key encryption and try to intercept a message... see more

In this activity, learners use a fictitious map of "Tourist Town" and counters to problem solve how to place ice-cream... see more

In this activity about human interface design issues, learners help the Oompa-Loompas of a great chocolate factory solve... see more

In this activity, learners help a poor cartographer color in the countries on a map, making sure each country is colored... see more

In this activity, learners investigate how inkjet printers produce tiny, precise drops of ink. They examine printed paper... see more

This simulated balance beam illustrates binary mathematics. You have a set of weights and the goal is to match an unknown... see more

In this activity, learners listen to songs and decode hidden messages based on the same principle as a modem. As a final... see more

Play-Doh is conductive! Use the semiconductive qualities of Play-Doh to make your own squeezable instrument. Pico Cricket... see more

This model aims to help illustrate the purpose and methodology of NASA's Kepler mission. It includes (1) a hand-cranked... see more

In this activity, learners are introduced to robotic submarines called gliders. Learners make ��_gliders���... see more

In this activity, one person "programs" the other like a robot to move through a space, trying to get them to avoid... see more

This computer interactive lets you explore the effect of changing the number of colors and resolution of a picture. You... see more

This is an online activity where learners can virtually mix different colors of light or paint (you can switch between... see more

This is a perfect summertime lunch activity! Pico Cricket is required (micro controller). First, get a bunch of cut up... see more

In this activity, learners use a laser pointer, empty soda bottle, rubber plug and water to demonstrate total internal... see more

Test the pH of things like coffee, spit, and soap to determine whether each is acidic, basic, or neutral. Visualize the... see more

Using toothpicks, straws, or tubes of rolled up newspaper, learners create 3-dimensional models to illustrate the basic... see more

In this activity, learners explore the engineering behind seismographs and how technology has improved accurate recording... see more

In this activity, learners discover why some nanoscale science and technology is done in the controlled environment of a... see more

This activity (on page 2 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into aerial imagery. Learners will use the internet... see more

This activity (on pages 38-43) has learners simulate the way scientists track and map the movement of otters in the wild... see more

This is a virtual representation of a sound mixer containing pre-looped sounds of animal, insect, and environmental... see more