fun and informative activities based on TTAS sessions!
You can do these activities anytime AND send us pictures of what you dID OR TELL US HOW YOU LIKED THEM!
New activities will be added each week.
ACTIVITY 16 - UNSCRAMBLE THESE WORDS
SEPTEMBER 5TH, 2022
Can you unscramble these four RNA-related words?
Send us your answers at email@example.com and we will feature them on our website!
ACTIVITY 15 - READ THE LABEL
AUGUST 22ND, 2022
Snacks 🍽️ are something we all enjoy, but it's easy to eat more than you intended. Let's try an experiment called #ReadtheLabel !
The information listed on the Nutrition Facts label—like the calories, dietary fiber, and added sugars—can help in making smart and healthful food choices! Check out the nutrition label from a popular snack food (such as 🍨,🍪, 🍫, 🧇, 🥞, 🍿,🥐,🥨) and look out for interesting facts on Nutrition Facts labels.
Did you have any surprises here? What was the most surprising thing that you learned? Are you going to do anything different from now on?
Send us your answers at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will feature it on our website!
ACTIVITY 14 - COMPLETE THE CONE SNAIL ANATOMY
JULY 16TH, 2022
ACTIVITY 13 - SCOVILLE SCALE
JULY 5TH, 2022
Did you know there is a tool for measuring the pungency or spiciness of hot peppers?
The Scoville Scale measures the amount of 'Capsaicin' in the pepper.
Can you collect a few peppers from your kitchen or a vegetable shop, and arrange them according to the Scoville scale?
Send us your photos (with your name and age) to feature on the website!
ACTIVITY 12 - DRAW A SURGERY TRAY
JUNE 30TH, 2022
Can you draw a surgery tray with the necessary equipment?
How might this be different for a robotics-based surgery?
Email us your entries at email@example.com
Also, check out our full YouTube video on Surgical Research with Chinmay Haridas
ACTIVITY 11 - CRISPR WORD SEARCH
JUNE 16TH, 2022
Can you find the five keywords associated with gene editing - CELL, CRISPR, DNA, GENE, and GENOME - in the puzzle?
Look horizontally, vertically, and diagonally!
Send us your answers at firstname.lastname@example.org
SUBMISSIONS FOR CRISPR WORD SEARCH ACTIVITY
JANKI PATEL, 11 YEARS
Y. JAHNAVI, 14 YEARS
ACTIVITY 10 - COLLECTIVE ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
JUNE 11TH, 2022
ACTIVITY 9 - ANIMALS IN RESEARCH!
JUNE 4TH, 2022
The rabbit eye test used to evaluate chemicals is largely replaced by lab techniques!
Can you find a product in your house that states 'animal free testing'? If not animals, how do you think it was tested? (Hint: lotions, perfumes, lipsticks)
Send us your text or diagram or photo at email@example.com.
ACTIVITY 8 - WRITING ABOUT SCIENCE!
Write a short paragraph on how science plays a role in your everyday life!
Email us your writing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, check out our full YouTube video on Science Writing with Dr. Surat Parvatam
SUBMISSIONS FOR SCIENCE WRITING ACTIVITY
Y. JAHNAVI, 14 YEARS
ACTIVITY 7 - UNSCRAMBLE THESE WORDS
MAY 13TH, 2022
Before our next session on brain plasticity, get your neurons firing with unscrambling these words.
Answers will be announced live in the session!
ACTIVITY 6 - CAN YOU FIND A WAY OUT OF THIS BRAIN TRAFFIC JAM?
MAY 6TH, 2022
Can you get the cargo out of this brain traffic jam to reach the central region of the brain?
Send us your answers via email with your name and age!
SUBMISSIONS FOR BRAIN TRAFFIC JAM ACTIVITY
MAY 9TH, 2022
Y. JAHNAVI, 14 YEARS
JANKI PATEL, 10 YEARS
ACTIVITY 5 - CAN YOU SPOT THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN WOUND A AND B ?
APRIL 21, 2022
Can you spot three differences between
Wound A and Wound B?
Email us your answers at email@example.com!
ACTIVITY 4 - CAN YOU FIND THE WORDS FATTY, LIVER & DISEASE IN THIS WORD JUMBLE ?
APRIL 12, 2022
Can you find the words 'FATTY', 'LIVER' and 'DISEASE' from this jumble?
Look horizontally, vertically and diagonally to find them all!
We will announce the answers in the live session!
ACTIVITY 3 - CAN YOU DRAW AN ORGANISM THAT AGES VERY SLOWLY OR DOES NOT AGE AT ALL?
APRIL 9 , 2022
Have you checked out our video on aging yet? If yes, can you draw an organism that ages very slowly or does not age at all?
Email us your drawing (be sure to add your name and age!) and we will feature all entries on our website!
ACTIVITY 2 - CAN YOU UNSCRAMBLE THESE WORDS ?
ACTIVITY 1 - CAN YOU DESIGN A SUSTAINABLE FARM?
MARCH 28, 2022
Can you design a sustainable farm showing TWO crop species? For clues and ideas on how to do this, check out our session video on ecology and agriculture.
Send us your drawing at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will feature it on our website!
SUBMISSIONS FOR THE SUSTAINABLE FARM ACTIVITY !