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How Can We Predict Change in Ecosystems?

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Grade 5
Life Science
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Tales of the modern astronomer

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Earth & Space Science
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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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Grade 4
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Image the Fostering Change Playbook
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Fostering Change: Ideas and Best Practices for Diversity in STEM Teaching in K-12 Classrooms

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Education
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STCMS™: Matter and Its Interactions

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Grade 6
Grade 7
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Chemistry
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STC Program: Soils Unit Kit, 2nd Edition

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Grade 3
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How Can Animals Use Their Senses To Communicate?

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Grade 4
Life Science
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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Grade 1
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Kindergarten
Physical Science
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STC Program: Microworlds Unit Kit, 2nd Edition

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Grade 3
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Curriculum

STC Program: Electrical Energy and Circuit Design Unit Kit

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Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical Science
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Kepler's Laws

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Earth & Space Science
Curriculum

STC Program: Comparing and Measuring Unit Kit, 3rd Edition

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Grade 1
Grade 2
Kindergarten
How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow? Teacher Guide
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How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow?

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Grade 2
Life Science
Sustainability
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STC Literacy Series™: Microworlds

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Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
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How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes?

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Grade 3
Engineering Design
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STC Assessment Guide: Microworlds

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Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
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How Can I Help an Animal Cross the Road Safely?

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Sustainable Communities
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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Grade 6
Grade 7
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High School
Sustainability
LASER Focused: A Model for Teaching Inquiry-Based Science to English Learners - 2018-2019 District Report: Denver Public Schools
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LASER 2018-2019 District Report: Denver Public Schools

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Education
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Earth Observation Case Study: Using Landsat to Map Agricultural Yields and Irrigation

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Earth & Space Science
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Universities Space Research Association (USRA) Programs

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Earth & Space Science
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Transforming Science Education

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Curriculum

STC Secondary: Investigating Circuit Design

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Grade 6
Grade 7
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Physical Science
Webcast

Implicit Bias: How it impacts DEAI efforts in K-12 STEM Education

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Intelligence Community Career Opportunities; Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math(STEM) Majors

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Earth & Space Science
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NOAA Planet Stewards

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STC Assessment Guide: Chemical Tests

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Grade 3
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Grade 5
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Your Place In Space Career Profiles

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FAA : Commercial Space 101

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STC Program: Organisms Unit Kit, 2nd Edition

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Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5