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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 1 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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Sound– Lesson 8: Making a Model Eardrum

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How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow? Teacher Guide
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How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow?

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Environmental Justice! How can we create environments that are healthy for everyone?

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

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Microworlds– Unit Preparation

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Styling Sun Safety

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Rocks and Minerals– Lesson 3: Learning More about Rocks

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STC Assessment Guide: Organisms

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STC Program: Changes Unit Kit, 3rd Edition

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Sound — Lessons 1-4: Materials

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STC-Secondary™: Researching Optical Systems

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Ecosystems– Lesson 7: Joining Terrarium and Aquarium

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¡Comunidades Sostenibles! ¿Cómo contribuiremos al progreso de nuestra comunidad?

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Ecosystems– Material Consideration

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Explore Smithsonian: How Does a Curator of Great Cats Monitor the Health of Individual Lions in a Pride?

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Floating and Sinking– How is Salt Water Different from Fresh Water?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Soils– Materials Distribution: Roles and Responsibilities

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

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STC Literacy Series™: Comparing and Measuring

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Inegration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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Ecosystems– Lesson 2: Setting up the Terrarium

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STC Secondary: Working with Motors and Simple Machines

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Explore Smithsonian: How Do Astronomers See the Invisible Parts of the Universe?

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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STC Program: Organisms - From Macro to Micro Unit Kit

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BumperDucks

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