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Exploring Science Practices: Measure Up

"Exploring Science Practices: Measure Up" is a creative, open-ended collaborative storytelling activity. The goal of this activity is to encourage parents and caregivers to work with thier child/ children to investigate the tools and materials in the sandbox. Measuring, using tools, and counting...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

NanoDays 2010 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2010 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

Exploring the Universe: Static Electricity

This activity encourages visitors to build an electroscope—a simplified version of one of the tools scientists use to study the invisible forces on Earth and in space. Participants will learn how static electricity works, how scientists can use it...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Exploring the Solar System: Hide and Seek Moon

"Exploring the Solar System: Hide and Seek Moon" is an engaging way for early childhood learners to experiment with some of the tools scientists use to study objects that are very, very far away, and to learn about how cultures...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Building with Biology Evaluation Materials - Survey Instruments

Welcome to the Building with Biology project! The evaluation letter contained here explains both the required and optional reporting of your Building with Biology event, and includes links to further online resources and contact information for any questions you might...

Project
Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Exploring Tools - Mystery Shapes

"Exploring Tools - Mystery Shapes" is a hands-on activity in which visitors use their sense of touch to investigate hidden objects. They learn that researchers use special tools, including scanning probe microscopes, to detect and make images of nanoscale objects...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
Explore Science: Zoom into Nano kit
NanoDays kit

Exploring Tools - Mitten Challenge

"Exploring Tools - Mitten Challenge" is a hands on activity in which visitors build a Lego® structure while wearing mittens. They learn that it is difficult to build small things when your tools are too big.

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays 2009 Digital Kit

Public programs, hands-on activities, and professional development resources about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology and their impact on society.

These files contain the complete NanoDays 2009 digital kit. This includes all planning and promotional materials; the hands-on activity guides, facilitator...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

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