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Development and Reproduction– Wisconsin Fast Plants Beginning the Cycle

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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Santiago-Blay

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

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What Do Plants And Animals Need To Live?
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What Do Plants And Animals Need To Live?

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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

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Wilderness Watch!

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PROTECTING WHALES

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How Can We Provide Energy to Meet Diverse Needs?

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STC-Secondary™: Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence

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Natural Selection: Common Misconceptions

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

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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STCMS™: Structure and Function

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Filter Fun!

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

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How Can We Protect and Clean Earth's Water?

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STC Secondary: Investigating Digestion and Motion

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How Can We Stay Cool In The Sun?
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How Can We Stay Cool in the Sun?

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

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

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Crysalis

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Photosynthesis: Blinded by the Light

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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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HOW CAN ANIMALS USE THEIR SENSES TO COMMUNICATE?

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

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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module
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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module

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Habitats

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Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence– Investigating Fungi

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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