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A desert habitat in Habitats
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Habitats

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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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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Dr. Drew, Density, & Diffusion: Dr. Charles Richard Drew Giving Life Through Blood Research

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

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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The cover of A Weighty Problem grade 5 teacher guide with a collage of pictures depicting hiking gear, girls in science class, a boy hiking and a scale with a water and powder mixture.
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A WEIGHTY PROBLEM

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

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Mosquito! How Can We Ensure Health For All From Mosquito-borne Diseases?

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Environmental Justice! How can we create environments that are healthy for everyone?

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Morphy

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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Cool to Carry

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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¡Comunidades Sostenibles! ¿Cómo contribuiremos al progreso de nuestra comunidad?

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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A friendly monster named Tycho talks to a girl named Desta.
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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others? NGSS-Aligned Teacher Companion Guide

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Weather Lab

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

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