Activity Cards

 

2017 At-Home Activities

BGSU Chemistry Department - Ice Cream Science – At Home

BGSU Child Development Lab - Salad Spinner Art
- Warming Tray Art

BGSU Department of Physics & Astronomy - The Never-ending Bubble
- Observe The Sun With A Pinhole Viewer

BGSU Department of Sociologyy - Water Use Chart

BGSU Early Childhood Science Program - Edible Play Dough
- Slime

BGSU Environmental Service Club - Oil Spill STEM Challenge

BGSU Geology Department - Make Your Own Fossil!
- What Soil Makes the Best Mud Pies?

BGSU School of Earth, Environment and Society - SPatial LITeracy - Environmental Science Through a Drone’s Eye

BGSU School of Teaching and Learning: AYA Program - Butterflies!
– Painted Lady Butterfly CareShee

Bowling Green Curling Club - Ice Cube Curling: Let’s Explore Friction

Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West  - Sun Paper

GrowNextGen.org - What’s in Your Water?

Heidelberg University - Making a Tangram Puzzle

Horizon Science Academy Toledo - Do-It-Yourself Slime

Imagination Station - Button Flywheel

K-12  - Science Lesson on the Skeletal System
- Bones and Muscles of the Arm sheet

Lourdes University - Static Electricity Balloon Experiments

Mercy College of Ohio - Making Your Own Magnet

Metroparks Toledo - Diving Fish

Partners in Education - STEM Reading at Home: “How Big is a Foot?”

Perrysburg Schools - Speedometry

SSOE - Building a Simple Motor
- Popsicles Stick Catapult

St. Ursula Academy STEM Club - Engineering Your Own Bead Sorter

Sylvania Historical Village - Science in the History Kitchen

Wood Soil & Water Conservation District - N-P-K Bracelet

Xcite Learning See How IT GROWS: Earth System in a Bottle

 

2016 At-Home Activities

Anthony Wayne FFA - Acetic Acid
-
Seed Germination

BGSU - Biology Graduate Student Association (BGSA) - Can You Taste the Jelly Bean Flavor?

BGSU - Chemistry Department - Ice Cream Science – At Home

BGSU - Department of Physics & Astronomy -
The Never-ending Bubble
-
Observe The Sun With A Pinhole Viewer

BGSU - Firelands -
Bendy Bones

BGSU - Herpetarium -
Herpetarium Lab Activity Book

BGSU - School of Teaching and Learning: AYA Program -
Butterflies!
– Painted Lady Butterfly CareSheet

Challenger Learning Center - Straw Rockets
- Straw Rocket Fins

Gathering Volumes - Paper Circuits

GLOBE Mission EARTH -
Go Outside and Look at the Sky!
-
Cloud Chart

Great Lakes Science Center - No Pressure!

Grow Next Gen/Ohio Soybean Council -
Cocoa Chemistry

Imagination Station - Flubber

Lourdes University -
Static Electricity Balloon Experiments

Maumee Valley Historical Society - What Floats Your Boat?

Nutrients for Life Foundation -
Edible Soil

Robinson Elementary School, TPS -
Monarch Butterfly Gliders
- Monarch Glider Pattern


Saturn V Education -
3-2-1 POP! 
- Pop Rocket Design Sheet

Science and Mathematics Education in ACTION program at BGSU -
How Much Water Can Fit on a Penny?

SSOE Group - Building a Simple Motor

Spark! Perrysburg -
Giant Bubbles & Super Duper Bubble Wand & Blue Foam too!!!

St Ursula Academy STEM Club -
Explore Your Soil

Sylvan Learning of Bowling Green -
Make a Thermometer

Team Family Coaching/The SpOiled RN -
DIY KINETIC SAND and Calming Techniques

Toledo Botanical Garden - Themed Gardens for Children

Toledo Local Section of the American Chemical Society -
Colors on the MOOOooove

Toledo Zoo & Aquarium -
Amazing Animal Adaptations at Home

Wood County District Public Library - Bingo

Wood County Hospital - Germ Experiment—Where Do Germs Grow in Your House??!

WOOD Soil & Water Conservation District -
4RLake

Xcite Learning - Bath Fizzies

 

2015 At-Home Activities

BGSU – Chemistry Club – Ice Cream Science – At Home

BGSU – Dept. of Geology –
Make your own Fossil
– What Soil Makes the Best Mud Pies?

BGSU – Dept. of Physics and Astronomy –
The Never-ending Bubble
Observe The Sun With A Pinhole Viewer

BGSU Dining Services  Natural Dyes and Natural Homemade Paints

BGSU – Physical Education/ Health Education (PEHE) Program – Around the House Fitness

BGSU – School of Teaching & Learning and Department of Environment & Sustainability – Water Cycle Bracelet

BGSU – School of Teaching and Learning – AYA Program – Butterflies!
– Painted Lady Butterfly CareSheet

BGSU –Science and Mathematics Education in ACTION Program
– Coffee Filter Butterfly

Bowling Green City Fire Department – Fire Safety

Bowling Green Council of Teachers of Mathematics (BGCTM) – Pictures with Pattern Blocks

Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West sponsored by the ESC of Lake Erie West
– Build a Foam Rocket

First Solar Solar Absorber: Turn Light into Heat

Girl Scouts of Western Ohio – Bat House Building Guide
–  Leaf Rubbing

Imagination Station – Flubber

Imagine Madison Avenue School of Arts – Popsicle Stick Harmonica

Instrumentation Center at the University of Toledo – Make Your Own Microscope At Home

K12 and the Ohio Virtual Academy – Forces in Flight: How Does an Airplane Fly?

Lake Erie Adventure Play – Free PLAY

LiveFit – Balance Training

Maumee Valley Historical Society-Wolcott House Museum Complex
How do you "tele"-communicate?

Metroparks of the Toledo Area –
Where do frogs live in the Metroparks?

Perrysburg Schools Elementary STEM –
The Extraordinaires®

Rain Garden Initiative –
Compost In A Jar

Rainbow Co-Op Preschool – Oobleck

Sandusky City Schools Teachers –  Seed Bombs for Pollinators

Saturn V. Education –
3-2-1- POP!
Pop Rocket Design Sheet

The University of Findlay – Biology Department Living Fossil Matching Game
Living Fossils Word Search

Toledo Botanical Garden –
Cloud Makers

Toledo Local Section of the American Chemical Society –  Colors on the MOOOooove

Toledo Museum of Art – Color Mixing Experiment

Toledo Zoo & Aquarium –
Amazing Animal Adaptations

University of Toledo Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society
Make a Lava Lamp in a Bag!

VEX Robotics –
VEX Robotics

Wood County Soil and Water Conservation District  4RLake

 

2014 At-Home Activities


BGSU – College of Musical Arts – Electroacoustics
Exploring Sound!

BGSU – Chemistry Club – Ice Cream Science – At Home

BGSU – Dept. of Geology – Make your own Fossil

BGSU – Dept. of Physics and Astronomy – The Never-ending Bubble

BGSU – Dining –
Making a Pizza Box Solar Oven

BGSU – School of Teaching and Learning – AYA Program –
Butterflies!
Painted Lady Butterfly CareSheet

BGSU – School of Teaching and Learning – Early Childhood Program –
Make a Mini-Motor

Bowling Green Council of Teachers of Mathematics –
Ball Toss

Bowling Green Council of Teachers of Mathematics –
Math Dominos

Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center –
Fun with Insta-Snow

Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center – Greenhouse Necklaces

Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center – Soft and Squishy Sandy Mixture

Build It! –
Does It Float?

E.S. Wagner Company –
Squeeze Bottle Hydraulics

Educaching by SDG Creations, Ltd –
Our Travel Bug

Imagination Station – Flubber

Lubrizol – Silly Putty

The Gesling Weber Reading Center at BGSU –
Dr. Seuss's Oobleck

Maumee Valley Historical Society-Wolcott House Museum Complex –
The Button Flywheel Toy

Metroparks of the Toledo Area –
What in your neighborhood does a bird eat?

Ohio Virtual Academy/K12 –
DINO GOO (GAK)

Rainbow Co-Op Preschool –
Oobleck

Saturn V. Education – 3-2-1- POP!
Pop Rocket Design Sheet

St. Aloysius Elementary and Jr. High School –
Oil Spill Clean Up

Tau Beta Sigma-Alpha Xi at BGSU –
Make Your Own Rain Stick

Thayer Family Dealerships –
Fuel Efficient Vehicles

Toledo Botanical Garden –
Cloud Makers

Toledo Zoo –
Amazing Animal Adaptations

Usborne Books & More –
Zooming Balloon Rockets

Wood County Historical Center –
The Science of the Paper Airplane

Wood County Hospital –
Growing Germs

Wood County Soil & Water Conservation District –
NPK Bracelet

Wood Lane – Vermicomposting: Recycling with Worms

 

2013 At-Home Activities


BGSU – College of Musical Arts – Electroacoustics
 Exploring Sound!

BGSU – Chemistry Club –
Ice Cream Science – At Home

BGSU – Dept. of Geology –
Make your own Fossil

BGSU – Dept. of Physics and Astronomy – The Never-ending Bubble

BGSU – School of Teaching & Learning and Department of Environment & Sustainability –

See How IT GROWS: Earth System in a Bottle

BGSU – School of Teaching and Learning – AYA Program – Butterflies!

BGSU – School of Teaching and Learning – Early Childhood Program – Make a Mini-Motor

BGSU – Science and Mathematics Education in ACTION Program –
Lava Lamp in a Bottle

BGSU – Science and Mathematics Education in ACTION Program –
Magic Star Puzzle

Bowling Green City Fire Department –
Fire Safety

Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center
Fun with Insta-Snow

Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center – Greenhouse Necklaces

Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center –
Soft and Squishy Sandy Mixture

Build It! –
Does It Float?

Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West –
3-2-1- POP!

E.S. Wagner Company – Squeeze Bottle Hydraulics

Educaching by SDG Creations, Ltd –
Our Travel Bug

Imagination Station – 
Flubber

Lathrop –
Gum Drop Bridge

Maumee Valley Historical Society-Wolcott House Museum Complex –
The Button Flywheel Toy

Metroparks of the Toledo Area –
What in your neighborhood does a bird eat?

Montessori School of Bowling Green –
Geocaching for Kids

Ohio Virtual Academy –
Temperature and Density activities

Rainbow Co-Op Preschool –
Oobleck

Spectra Group Limited, Inc –
Red Cabbage Indicator

St. Kateri Catholic Academy –
Solar Oven

Tau Beta Sigma-Alpha Xi at BGSU –
Make Your Own Rain Stick

The University of Findlay – Biology Department –
Edible Nature

Toledo Area Humane Society –
Craft Projects

Toledo Botanical Garden –
Cloud Makers

Toledo Zoo –
Amazing Animal Adaptations

Usborne Books & More –
Zooming Balloon Rockets

West Side Montessori –
 Gone with the Wind:Experimenting with Air

Wood County Historical Center –
The Science of the Paper Airplane

Wood County Hospital –
How Do Germs Spread?

Wood County Soil & Water Conservation District –
Soil Isn't a Dirty Word

 

2012 At-Home Activities


BGSU – Chemistry Club – Ice Cream Science

BGSU – School of Teaching and Learning – AYA Program – Butterflies!

BGSU School of Teaching & Learning, Middle Childhood Program Blobs in a Bottle: The World’s Easiest Lava Lamp

BGSU and Owens Community College -
SETGO & the SETGO STEMS Alliance
Isolate your own DNA

BGSU’s Department of Physics and Astronomy The Never-ending Bubble

BGSU’s School of Teaching and Learning
Early Childhood Education Program
Make Your Own Marble Ramps

Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West 3-2-1- POP!

Connect A Million Minds, an initiative of Time Warner Cable Decoding Binary Codes

Imagination Station –  Flubber

The Lathrop Company Gumdrop Bridge

Metroparks of Toledo Area Exploring Habitats

Nature’s Nursery, Center for Wildlife Rehabilitation & Conservation Education
in Whitehouse Ohio
Pick Apart a Pellet!

Northwest Ohio Center for Excellence in STEM Education (NWO) Fantastic Flyers

Rainbow Cooperative Preschool –  Oobleck

Risa’s Music Circle Make Your Own Kind of Music

Science and Math Education in Action program at BGSU Pattern Bracelets

Science and Math Education in Action program at BGSU Sinking Clay and Floating Pennies

Scrap 4 Art Pom Pom Popper

The Toledo Zoo Amazing Animal Adaptations

West Side Montessori Simple Machine Science: Marshmallow Catapult

Wood County Hospital How Do Germs Spread?

 

2011 At-Home Activities

BGSU Chemistry Ice Cream Science

BGSU Learning Design Program Quick Cookie Mining

BGSU School of Teaching and Learning: AYA ProgramInsta-Worms®

BGSU School of Teaching and Learning: Early Childhood Program
Make your own World Cup Soccer Stadium Noisemaker – The Vuvuzela

BGSU School of Teaching and Learning: Middle Childhood Program
High Five for Healthy Seeds!

BGSU School of Teaching and Learning: Middle Childhood Program
See How IT GROWS: Earth System in a Bottle

Challenger Learning Center Film Cannister Rockets

E.S. Wagner Co. Squeeze Bottle Hydraulics

Fort Meigs Ft. Meigs Math

Imagination Station –  Flubber

Mathematics & Statistics Tangram Animals

Maumee Valley Historical Society - Wolcott House Making Candles at Home

NWO Mystical Fortune Teller Fish

Pi r2 & NWO The Never-ending Bubble

Scrap 4 Art Plant an Idea with Scrap4Art

Time Warner Cable Decoding Binary Codes

Toledo Area Metroparks Exploring Habitats

Toledo Botanical Garden The Truth About Your Hamburger

Toledo Zoo Amazing Animal Adaptations

University of Findlay Adapting to the Deep Sea

West Side Montessori The Lazy Coin-Newton’s First Law of Motion

Wood County Historical Center & Museum The Science of the Paper Airplane

 

2010 At-Home Activities

BGSU Chemistry Ice Cream Science

BGSU STL (Early Childhood Science Methods) Insta-snow polymer

Challenger Learning Center Film Cannister Rockets

Fort Meigs Ft. Meigs Math

Imagination Station –  Flubber

Lucas Soil and Water Make a Personal Water Meter

Mathematics & Statistics Tangram Animals

Owens Community College/BGSU-SETGO Isolate your own DNA

Pi r2 & NWO The Never-ending Bubble

Pi r2 & NWO Pumpkin Pie Play Dough

Toledo Botanical Gardens Become a Nature Detective

Toledo Museum of Art Make It! Glass

Toledo Zoo Amazing Animal Adaptations


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