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Inventions: Games

Online games are a fun way to learn more about science topics. Here you will find links to an assortment of interactive games and activities for use at home or in the classroom. These games are designed for a variety of skill levels and interests. They can be used in a computer lab, on an interactive whiteboard, or on individual devices. Flash, Java, Shockwave, QuickTime or other interactive plug-ins may be required.

Inky the Squid and the Scientific Method

Squirt ink to freeze other sea creatures and collect treasure pearls and messages from the world above, all while learning about the scientific method.

Invention Engine

In this game from PBS Kids, progress through 25 levels as you assemble the materials to make a working machine. Or design your own!

Try Out Your Detective Skills

The Science Detectives Training Room game will test your problem solving ability. How will you escape the dark room? Use the scientific method to figure out a solution.

Goldburger To Go

A new invention takes a lot of adjustments to make it work right. See if you can think like an inventor and perfect the design of this lunch-serving contraption.

Finding Edison

How did Thomas Edison change your life? Look at these devices and decide which ones he invented, which ones he improved on, and which new ones are based on his inventions. Edison's legacy is all around us!

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