Hands-on

  • In this FACTivity, you will build a physical representation, or a model, of a beaver dam. Some of the questions…

    FACTivity – Logjams and Beaver Dams

  • The question you will answer in this FACTivity is: What material or combination of materials creates a stronger tower? Materials:…

    FACTivity – Batter Up

  • In this FACTivity, you will grow your own speleothem. At the end of this FACTivity, you answer the following question:…

    FACTivity – A Tale of Two Caves

  • In this FACTivity, you will use every-day materials to explore how root size impacts the exchange of materials between roots…

    FACTivity – Cream of the Crop

  • The question you will answer in this FACTivity is, “How might fish and other aquatic life be affected by turbidity?”…

    FACTivity – Full Throttle Model

  • The purpose of this FACTivity is to demonstrate how house plants use water and compare this process with an outdoor…

    Alternate FACTivity – Under Where?

  • In this FACTivity, you will use the knowledge you have gained from the reading “Under Where?” and other articles in…

    FACTivity – Under Where?

  • In this module, we will explore trees and what they need, and we will learn how tree seeds have gone…

    Learning Module – Countdown to Moon Trees

  • In this FACTivity, we’ll demonstrate the pollination process and will see how effectively pollinators can move pollen between flowers. Materials:…

    FACTivity – The Bee Frequency

  • Clean water is one of Earth’s most important natural resources. All the planet’s organisms need water. Check out this Distance…

    Freshwater Learning Module