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STC Program: Solids and Liquids Unit Kit, 3rd Edition

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Soils– Lesson 6: How Quickly Do Soils Settle in Water?

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Floating and Sinking– Investigating Boat Designs

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Animal Studies– Materials and Organizations

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STCMS™: Genes and Molecular Machines

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STC Program: Balancing and Weighing Unit Kit, 2nd Edition

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 5: Convection Current in the Air

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STC Literacy Series™: Microworlds

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Vaccines! How can we use science to help our community make decisions about vaccines?

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Explore Smithsonian: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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STC-Secondary™: Researching Optical Systems

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Stories of Women IN STEM at the Smithsonian
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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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STC Program: Weather Unit Kit, 3rd Edition

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STC Secondary: Exploring Respiration and Circulation

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How Do Weather And Climate Affect Our Lives?

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Biodiversity! How can we balance the needs of people with the needs of other living things?

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Floating and Sinking– Which Things Float? Which Things Sink?

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Engineering Circuits

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Keep it Balanced

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Sound– Lesson 8: Making a Model Eardrum

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Rocks and Minerals– Lesson 8: Shining a Light on the Minerals

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STCMS™: Earth's Dynamic Systems

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can a Greenhouse Use Technology to Meet the Needs of Different Types of Plants?

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