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

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

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Sound– Notebooking

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Floating and Sinking– Weighing Floaters and Sinkers

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Rocks and Minerals– Incorporating Literacy

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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Sound– Lesson 1: Thinking about Sound

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

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Land and Water– Literacy Extension

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Sound– Lesson 2: How Sound Travels

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Soils– Materials Distribution: Roles and Responsibilities

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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

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Floating and Sinking– How is Salt Water Different from Fresh Water?

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Soils– Lesson 6: How Quickly Do Soils Settle in Water?

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How Can We Use Patterns To Predict Motion?

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Floating and Sinking– What Do We Know About Floating and Sinking?

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Motion and Design– Lesson 1: Designing Vehicles: Getting Started

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Ecosystems– Material Consideration

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Motion and Design– "The Explore Build" Extension Activity

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Floating and Sinking– Investigating Boat Designs

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Rocks and Minerals– Creating Take Home Field Guides

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Sound– Lesson 8: Making a Model Eardrum

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Sound– Lesson 9: Making Sounds with Strings

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Ecosystems– Lesson 2: Setting up the Terrarium

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Rocks and Minerals– Lesson 8: Shining a Light on the Minerals

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Land and Water– Literacy Integration (Sharing Predictions)

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STC Secondary: Exploring Plate Tectonics

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How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives?

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