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How Can We Change An Object's Motion?

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Explore Smithsonian: How can Scientists Track the Movement of an Invasive Species of Fish?

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

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BumperDucks

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STCMS™: Energy, Forces, and Motion

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Animal Studies– Materials Management

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

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Motion and Design– "The Explore Build" Extension Activity

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Inquiry 9.2 Prep Work

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Using Thermometer Strips

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

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

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Organisms– Literacy Integration

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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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Habitats

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

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Storm Smart

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STCMS™: Ecosystems and Their Interactions

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

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

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Electric Circuits– Making a Filament

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Soils– Using Alpha Boxes

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STC Program: Energy, Machines, and Motion Unit Kit

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STC Program: Microworlds Student Investigations Guide, 3rd Edition

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Sound– Lesson 9: Making Sounds with Strings

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Rocks and Minerals– Organizing Minerals

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STC Secondary: Investigating Digestion and Motion

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 3: Learning More About Caterpillars

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Convection in the Mantle

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Sound– Notebooking

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