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Cover of the grade 4 life science teacher guide with the title how can animals use their senses to communicate and images of fireflies, birds and eyes
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HOW CAN ANIMALS USE THEIR SENSES TO COMMUNICATE?

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Life Science
Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module
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Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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

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Expedition: Insects

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

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Grade 6
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Life Science
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Science Starts With a Question: Energy (Student Guide)

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Physical Science
The Protecting Whales teacher guide cover with a collage of images showing a mother and baby humpback whale, a whale fluke in front of a military ship, a whale fluke, and a whale fluke in front of a cargo ship.
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PROTECTING WHALES

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Life Science
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How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow?

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Grade 2
Life Science
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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Science Starts With a Question: Energy (Teacher Guide)

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BumperDucks

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Physical Science
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Home on the Range

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Life Science
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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Physical Science
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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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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module
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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module

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

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Physical Science
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Morphy

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Physical Science
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Aww Snap! a Snapdragon Study

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Penguin Protection

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Life Science
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PROTEGIENDO A LES BALLENAS

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Life Science
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Bike Powered Generator featuring Mr. Harrison

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

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Fired Up About Energy

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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 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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Life Science
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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Santiago-Blay

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

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Sugar Simulation

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