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Game

Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Grade 1
Kindergarten
Physical Science
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i3 PLC Leaders Becoming an Increasingly Effective Collaborative Team

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Education
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Fired Up About Energy

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Physical Science
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Explore Smithsonian: Dr. Avi Loeb - Jr. Professor of Science

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Grade 3
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Education
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Channel Challenge!

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Engineering Design
LASER Focused: A Model for Teaching Inquiry-Based Science to English Learners - 2018-2019 District Report: Denver Public Schools
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LASER 2018-2019 District Report: Denver Public Schools

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Education
Webcast

How to Best Support Your Child’s Science Learning in the Time of COVID-19

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Education
Webcast

Difficult Conversations in Extraordinary Times

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Education
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Make it Rain!

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Education
The cover of A Weighty Problem grade 5 teacher guide with a collage of pictures depicting hiking gear, girls in science class, a boy hiking and a scale with a water and powder mixture.
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A WEIGHTY SOLUTION

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Grade 5
Physical Science
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Fostering Change: Ideas and Best Practices for Diversity in STEM Teaching in K-12 Classrooms

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Education
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Smithsonian Science for Global Goals Case Statement

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Education
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Filter Fun!

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Engineering Design
Webcast

Setting Up and Maintaining an Online Science Classroom for Success

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Education
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Anyone with a Question Can Have a STEM2D Career

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Education
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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Kindergarten
Physical Science
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Literacy Tool Use as an Integral Feature of Students’ “Science ing”

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Education
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Building Networks and Enhancing Diversity in the K-12 STEM Teaching Workforce

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Education
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Inquiry-Based Science Fosters 21st Century Skills

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Education
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Game

Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Grade 2
Kindergarten
Engineering Design
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Earth Optimism: Change is Positively Possible

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Education
Stories of Women IN STEM at the Smithsonian
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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Education
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Earth Optimism Student Video Competition: Conserving Coral Reefs

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Education
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We're the Smithsonian Science Education Center!

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Education
Earth Optimism for Educators: Climate Change Building a Sustainable Mindset
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Earth Optimism for Educators: Climate Change | Building a Sustainable Mindset

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Education
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App

Sugar Simulation

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Grade 5
Physical Science
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National Professional Development Program: 2016 and 2017 Cohorts Report

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Education
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What’s the “Matter” with Cells and Atoms?

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Education
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Sending "Learning Styles" Out of Style

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Education
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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Kindergarten
Engineering Design