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Oh So Orderly – July 30th

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First, you will need to download the Oh So Orderly lab manual, which can be found here: Math, the wonderful processes we use everyday whether it is consciously or not! To keep mathematical processes organized, a special order was created. This is known as the Order of Operations! This order ensures that answers of a […]

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Submarine Volcanoes – July 27th

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First, you will need to download the Submarine Volcanoes lab manual, which can be found here: Would you believe me if I told you there are volcanoes that may be erupting underwater at this very minute? Well, you will have to give this activity a try and see for yourself! Underwater volcanoes are known as […]

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BURRRing Your Own A/C – July 8th

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First, you will need to download the BURRRing Your Own A/C lab manual, which can be found here: Nothing is quite as great as coming inside after playing in the hot sun and feeling the air conditioning (or A/C) hit your sweaty skin. Except, this is a feeling many people have never experienced because having […]

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Hang on for Zeer Life – July 7th

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First, you will need to download the Hang on for Zeer Life lab manual, which can be found here: With summer now in session, you may be visiting a few lakes or pools. Some of these large bodies of water, in particular, are rather cold even on the hottest days! Why could this be? Water […]

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Radiant Rays – July 2nd

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First, you will need to download the Radiant Rays lab manual, which can be found here: Have you ever tried to cook an egg on the sidewalk? Or maybe you watched a video of someone do it online. You (or the person in the video), may have been successful after a loooooong period of time. […]

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Lose Your Cool

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First, you will need to download the Lose Your Cool lab manual, which can be found here: It’s almost July, and things are heating up in many places across the world! This temperature increase is due to a number of factors, but how does the heat stick around? This episode will explore radiation and the […]

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Soil Searchers

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First, you will need to download the Soil Searchers lab manual, which can be found here: Are you guilty of assuming that sweet soil growing your fruit and vegetables is just nasty dirt? We all may be! The distinction between soil and dirt can be difficult, but they are actually two very different things. This […]

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Cloud in a Jar

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First, you will need to download the Cloud in a Jar lab manual, which can be found here: We explored states of matter in our activity Crystal Paint, specifically how those states of matter can change. In this activity, we will determine whether or not those state changes are reversible or non-reversible. If you were […]

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Exceptional Eco-Columns

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First, you will need to download the Exceptional Eco-Columns lab manual, which can be found here: A few episodes prior, we were exploring systems. An ecosystem is a type of system that houses living, or biotic, and non-living, or abiotic, things. These could include squirrels, trees, and rocks, for example. Each component of an ecosystem […]

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Baby It’s Cold Outside

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First, you will need to download the Baby It’s Cold Outside lab manual, which can be found here: Brrrrrrrrrr….. Have you ever stepped outside on a cold day without your jacket? You probably felt a slight shiver. Why should we bother wearing jackets anyway? Sometimes they are bulky, uncomfortable, or unfashionable! This activity will help […]