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

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

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 1 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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Rocks and Minerals– Incorporating Literacy

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 1: Our Ideas About Weather and Climate– Using Weather Maps

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What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

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Life Cycles of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Crysalis - Moving the Crysalis Properly

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STC-Secondary™: Researching the Sun-Earth-Moon System

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Ecosystems– Notebooking Strategies

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Exploring Planetary Systems–Thinking about our Solar System

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 1: Our Ideas About Weather and Climate– Save Weather Maps

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Rocks and Minerals– Creating Take Home Field Guides

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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STCMS™: Structure and Function

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STC Secondary: Investigating Digestion and Motion

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Microworlds– Unit Preparation

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STC Program: Human Body Systems Unit Kit

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 14: Discovering that Butterflies are Insects

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STCMS™: Ecosystems and Their Interactions

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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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STC Secondary: Exploring Respiration and Circulation

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

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

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Expedition: Insects

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Land and Water– Literacy Extension

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

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STC-Secondary™: Exploring Planetary Systems

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