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

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Other Surface Features: Don't Hurry the Slurry

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Rocks and Minerals– Incorporating Literacy

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

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

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

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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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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Animal Studies– Materials Management

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Land and Water– Literacy Integration (Sharing Predictions)

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Organisms– Literacy Integration

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Fiction

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Rocks and Minerals– Organizing Minerals

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Sound– Lesson 10: Changing the Pitch by Changing the Tension

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Explore Smithsonian: How Does a Curator of Great Cats Monitor the Health of Individual Lions in a Pride?

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

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

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Sound– Notebooking

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

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Soils– Reading Resource Extensions

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Using Thermometer Strips

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World of the Small VR

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Soils– Lesson 6: How Quickly Do Soils Settle in Water?

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Understanding Weather and Climate–Lesson 9: Ocean Currents-Using the Demo Box

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 2: Caring for Caterpillars

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