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

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Fiction

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Showbiz Safari

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How Can We Predict Patterns of Motion?

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Mini Golf Motion

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Sound– Lesson 9: Making Sounds with Strings

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Explore Smithsonian: How can Scientists Track the Movement of an Invasive Species of Fish?

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Explore Smithsonian: Dr. Avi Loeb - Jr. Professor of Science

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 2: Caring for Caterpillars

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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Motion and Design– Safety with Building Pieces

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Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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Sound– Notebooking

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Floating and Sinking– Weighing Floaters and Sinkers

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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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Animal Studies– Materials Management

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What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

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Organisms– Literacy Integration

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Organisms– Notebooking

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How Can We Use Patterns To Predict Motion?

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What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

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PROTECTING WHALES

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Crysalis

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Animal Studies– Observing Millipedes More Closely

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Floating and Sinking– Investigating Boat Designs

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Sound — Lessons 1-4: Materials

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can We Know About the Reproductive Cycle of an Animal by Its Poop?

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Habitats

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How Does Motion Energy Change in a Collision?

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Motion and Design– Using Cooperation Cups

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