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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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How Can We Change An Object's Motion?
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How Can We Change An Object's Motion?

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STCMS™: Electricity, Waves, and Information Transfer (2018)

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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Sound– Lesson 10: Changing the Pitch by Changing the Tension

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

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STC Program: Human Body Systems Unit Kit

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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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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 2: Caring for Caterpillars

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Sound– Lesson 6: Vibrations We Can't See

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Organization!

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Floating and Sinking– Weighing Floaters and Sinkers

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Microworlds– Unit Preparation

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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STC Secondary: Experimenting with Forces and Motion

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

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STCMS™: Structure and Function

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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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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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Separating Solutes (Preparation for Lesson)

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounts, and Elements– Marking Chromotography Paper

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

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Sound– Lesson 8: Making a Model Eardrum

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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STC Program: Food Chemistry Student Investigations Guide, 3rd Edition

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