This activity explores the development of equity preference in young children.


Presentation Type: Experiment

Age group(s): Children (3-8)

Time: 7-10 min

Scientific Topic(s): Psychology; Developmental Science

Supplies in Library Kit:

  • 8 hand puppets (pig, elephant, cat, monkey, zebra, lion + cow and tiger from “Inhibition”)
  • 2 plastic plates
  • 6 strawberry cards
  • Categories Instructions

Additional learning resources:


This kit comes from the Living Laboratory and was developed at the Discovery Center at the Museum of Science, Boston. Click here to learn more about the Living Laboratory!

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Posted on

April 22, 2019

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