Dime Tic-Tac-Toe

Learn to play a more complicated version of the classic game Tic Tac Toe. Unlike classic Tic Tac Toe, in this version you can move around the coins (used in place of O and X) once you've put them down.

Tic Tac Toe Activity

Provides instructions and tricks for winning Tic Tac Toe strategies. This game isn't quite as simple as you think.

Jitterbug Activity

Make a motorized toy that seems to dance a Jitterbug using a recycled CD and a DC motor. Includes intro and demo videos, and a downloadable pdf of the activity.

Afterschool Activities

This Website has a collection of hands on and online activities that can be used in afterschool settings. This resource provides links to instructional digital videos, written instructions, background science, tips for educators, and links to digital library resources for

Activity Cards

Activity Cards From the Center for Disease Control and Prevention comes a very extensive list of physical activities, from the common (baseball) to the less common (ballet). Each link brings up a very thorough discussion of the activity, its physical benefits, issues of concern, fascinating trivia

Stripped-Down Motor Activity

 In this activity, you'll make an electric motor a simple version of the electric motors found in toys, tools, and appliances everywhere.Includes intro and demo videos, and a downloadable pdf of the activity.

Bubbularium Activity

The activity gives directions for building a bubble dome from simple materials a clear plastic lid, a straw, bubble solution, a flashlight, and tape. This inexpensive bubblarium allows a close up observation of iridescent bubble colors.