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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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Styling Sun Safety

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingenierĂ­a

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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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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Showbiz Safari

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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

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Sugar Simulation

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Mission to the Moon Model

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Cool to Carry

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others?

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Penguin Protection

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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

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

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

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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?
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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?

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

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Mini Golf Motion

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PROTECTING WHALES

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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UN PROBLEMA DE PESO

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

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