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Featured Activities

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  • Episode
  • Learning Goal
  • Description
  • Design Your Own Plant Superhero
  • Episode 1104: Plantasaurus!
  • Math & Environment; Indoor Air Pollution
  • Draw your own plant superhero to help save your family from pollutants in the air!
  • Habitat Mapping Game
  • Episode 1102: Creech's Creature Quandary
  • Math & Environment; Habitat Fragmentation; Maps; Spatial Sense
  • Make a map of your favorite animal's habitat and see what happens when human construction divides it. 
  • Temperature Scavenger Hunt
  • Episode 1106: Housewarming Party
  • Math & Environment; Green Roofs; Temperature Measurement
  • Go on a scavenger hunt to find the hottest and coldest places in your home!
  • Storm Dodger Game
  • Episode 702: The Emperor Has Snow Clothes
  • Pre-Algebra; Math & Weather: Tracking Storms
  • Play a game that helps your child understand that storms follow paths, and a storm’s speed and direction can be tracked to help people make plans.
  • Secret Message Shapes
  • Episode 113: Eureeka
  • Geometry; Science & Engineering
  • Make 3-dimensional objects out of 2-dimensional shapes…and use them to send secret messages!
  • You Be the Judge!
  • Episode 802: Face-Off
  • Problem Solving
  • Use reasoning to judge ads for good and bad sales.
  • Slider’s Glider
  • Episode 505: The Fairy Borg Father
  • Pre-Algebra; Science & Engineering
  • Make Slider’s invention, then refine and optimize it so it flies farther.
  • Shadow Math
  • Episode 805: The Bluebird of Zappiness
  • Pre-Algebra; Measurement
  • Measure the length of shadows to estimate the height of something very tall.
  • Cool It!
  • Episode 601: Digit’s B-Day Surprise
  • Measurement; Science & Engineering; Math & Weather: Evaporative Cooling
  • Experiment with evaporation to keep an object cool on a hot day.
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