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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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

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

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

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Ouch! I Need a Bandage: Designing, Constructing, and Packaging a Bandage

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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Sunlight on the National Mall

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Disaster Detector

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others? NGSS-Aligned Teacher Companion Guide

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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How Can We Predict When The Sky Will Be Dark?

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

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COSIP.TV: ¡COVID-19! ¿Cómo puedo protegerme a mí mismo y a los demás?

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Vaccines! How can we use science to help our community make decisions about vaccines?

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Dr. Drew, Density, & Diffusion: Dr. Charles Richard Drew Giving Life Through Blood Research

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Stories of Women in STEM: Space

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Keep it Balanced

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Light Up the Cave

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Styling Sun Safety

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Explore Smithsonian: What External Adaptations do Pandas Have for Their Unique Diet?

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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