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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Whale Protection Corps

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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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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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Explore Smithsonian: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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

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

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can We Know About the Reproductive Cycle of an Animal by Its Poop?

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

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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

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

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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

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Shrinking Sutures

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Storm Smart

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