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

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 1: Our Ideas About Weather and Climate– Save Weather Maps

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 7: Hurricanes- Destructive Storms

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Floating and Sinking– Making a Sinker Float

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 6: Temperature, Pressure, and Cloud Formation

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Motion and Design– Using Cooperation Cups

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Storm Smart

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

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Soils– Organizing the Distribution Center

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Life Cycles of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Crysalis - Moving the Crysalis Properly

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

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Microworlds– Unit Preparation

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Inquiry 9.2 Prep Work

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Sample Populations of Fish and Invertebrates Along the Shorelines?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists use Electricity to Study Fish Populations?

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Disaster Detector

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 5: Investigating the Effects of Colliding Air Masses

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Rocks and Minerals– Lesson 2: Observing Rocks- How are They the Same and Different?

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Sound– Lesson 6: Vibrations We Can't See

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

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Organization!

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Rocks and Minerals– Incorporating Literacy

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 2: Caring for Caterpillars

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

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Exploring Planetary Systems–Thinking about our Solar System

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Morphy

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