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Rocks and Minerals– Creating Take Home Field Guides

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

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Title screen for the educational earth science game, Disaster Detector.
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Disaster Detector

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

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Convection in the Mantle

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How Are Optical Instruments Tested Before Space Flight?

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STC Secondary: Exploring Plate Tectonics

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STC Program: Earth in Space Unit Kit

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Composite image of stars from the Chandra X-ray Telescope
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Explore Smithsonian: How Do Astronomers See the Invisible Parts of the Universe?

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Tami's Tower Title Screen
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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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Soils– Using Alpha Boxes

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Ecosystems– Notebooking Strategies

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Storm Smart title screen, showing the title (Storm Smart), the play button, the credits button, and links to the Smithsonian Institution Privacy Statement and Smithsonian Kids Online Privacy Statement
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Storm Smart

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STC-Secondary™: Exploring Planetary Systems

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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STC Program: Catastrophic Events Unit Kit

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Soils– Materials Distribution: Roles and Responsibilities

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Recording Earthquake Waves

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 4: Heat Transfer and the Movement of Air

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Exploring Planetary Systems– The Solar System:Design

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Other Surface Features : Materials and Safety

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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Land and Water– Literacy Integration (Using Alphabet Box with Science Vocabulary)

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Creating a "Cheat Sheet"

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

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STC Secondary: Understanding Weather and Climate

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Exploring Planetary Systems–Thinking about our Solar System

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