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STC Program: Light Unit Kit

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Separating Solutes (Preparation for Lesson)

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STC-Secondary™: Researching Optical Systems

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BumperDucks

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Exploring Properties of Matter– Surface Gravity

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Sound– Lesson 6: Vibrations We Can't See

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Science Starts With a Question: Energy (Student Guide)

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Sound — Lessons 1-4: Materials

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Electric Circuits– Making a Filament

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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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 Secondary: Investigating Circuit Design

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STC Secondary: Exploring the Nature of Light

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Sound– Lesson 1: Thinking about Sound

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

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Motion and Design– Lesson 1: Designing Vehicles: Getting Started

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

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STC Program: Energy, Machines, and Motion Unit Kit

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Science Starts With a Question: Chemical Reactions (Student Guide)

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Floating and Sinking– Investigating Boat Designs

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How Can We Use Patterns To Predict Motion?

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

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STC Program: Electrical Energy and Circuit Design Unit Kit

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Exploring Properties of Matter– Other Surface Features

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Drying Chromotography Paper

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Sound– Lesson 2: How Sound Travels

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STC Program: Food Chemistry Student Investigations Guide, 3rd Edition

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STC Secondary: Discovering Electrical Systems

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Floating and Sinking– Making a Sinker Float

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