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STCMS™: Electricity, Waves, and Information Transfer

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Floating and Sinking– Making a Sinker Float

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Sound– Notebooking

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Stories of Women of Color in STEM

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Investigating Circuit Design– Generating Electric Energy

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Floating and Sinking– Which Things Float? Which Things Sink?

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Organization!

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

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STCMS™: Energy, Forces, and Motion

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Floating and Sinking– Investigating Boat Designs

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Changing Habitats

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How Can We Use Patterns To Predict Motion?

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Sound — Lessons 1-4: Materials

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Mini Golf Motion

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

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STC-Secondary™: Researching Optical Systems

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Exploring Properties of Matter– Other Surface Features

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STC Secondary: Investigating Circuit Design

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STC Program: Light Unit Kit

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Sound– Lesson 6: Vibrations We Can't See

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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STC Program: Energy, Machines, and Motion Unit Kit

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Drying Chromotography Paper

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Motion and Design– "The Explore Build" Extension Activity

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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

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Sound– Lesson 2: How Sound Travels

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Sound– Lesson 9: Making Sounds with Strings

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