Shapes & Science
Tubes and Spheres
Here are books, activities and experiments about
shapes. Thanks to Kathy, Vicky and Marjie from
the Ross School for helping develop this cluster.
Other ClustersTropical Rainforest Activities, information, and images from the Science Museum of Minnesota's MAX®/OMNIMAX® film Tropical Rainforest.
Loose Parts Activity ideas for your collection of recycled materials and loose parts. (egg and milk cartons, straws, film canisters, paper clips, string, etc.)
Tools for Investigation Ideas to help you create inexpensive science discovery tools!
Science Props Helpful tidbits from teachers for understanding scientific concepts.
Books You Can Use A collection of science and literature books we recommend for enhancing inquiry science.
Students as Designers Invention and materials exploration are central to the Students as Designers cluster developed by Karen Thimmesch at Museum Magnet School.
Journey North Monarch butterfly projects and ideas to complement Journey North.
Air A collection of Thinking Fountain cards developed with Museum Magnet School classes studying air and wind.
Project Galleries A collection of student generated science and art galleries.
Shapes Experiments, books and activities gathered by Kathy, Vicky and Marjie from Ross School during their summer workshop at the Exploratorium.
Index of ideas
Gathered by topic