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Biodiversity! How can we balance the needs of people with the needs of other living things?

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Animal Studies– Observing Millipedes More Closely

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Crysalis

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How Can We Provide Energy to People’s Homes?

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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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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Morphy

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 1: Getting Ready for Caterpillars

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Showbiz Safari

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Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence– Investigating Fungi

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

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Fiction

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How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes?

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Keep it Balanced

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Animal Studies– Materials Management

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How Can We Provide Energy to Meet Diverse Needs?

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STC-Secondary™: Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence

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

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How Can Animals Use their Senses to Communicate
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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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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Inegration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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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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Changing Habitats

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HOW CAN WE PREDICT CHANGE IN ECOSYSTEMS?

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Organisms– Literacy Integration

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¡Biodiversidad! ¿Cómo podemos equilibrar las necesidades de las personas con las necesidades de otros seres vivos?

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PROTEGIENDO A LES BALLENAS

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Organisms– Notebooking

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