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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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Organisms– Literacy Integration

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Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module
Resource

Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module

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Sustainability
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What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

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Life Science
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Curriculum

How Can We Stay Cool in the Sun?

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Engineering Design
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Game

Whale Protection Corps

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Life Science
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Life Cycles of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Crysalis - Moving the Crysalis Properly

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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?

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Engineering Design
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Expedition: Insects

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Grade 3
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Life Science
Sustainability
Title screen for the educational life science game, Morphy.
Game

Morphy

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

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Kindergarten
Life Science
Curriculum

STC Secondary: Exploring Respiration and Circulation

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Life Science
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Animal Studies– Observing Millipedes More Closely

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Kindergarten
Life Science
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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Santiago-Blay

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Animal Studies–Science Vocabulary

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Life Science
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Resource

Filter Fun!

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Curriculum

What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

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Grade 3
Life Science
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Curriculum

What Do Plants And Animals Need To Live?

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Kindergarten
Life Science
Sustainability
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App

Penguin Protection

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Grade 1
Life Science
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Game

Showbiz Safari

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Where Does the Water Go? Cover Image
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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Grade 4
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Game

Aww Snap! a Snapdragon Study

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Life Science
Curriculum

STCMS™: Ecosystems and Their Interactions

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Life Science
Curriculum

STC Program: Organisms - From Macro to Micro Unit Kit

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Grade 6
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Life Science
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Curriculum

How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow?

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Grade 2
Life Science
Sustainability
An orangutan hangs from a tree in a moderately dense forest
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Earth Optimism Indonesia TV | Earth Optimism Education Series

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Cover of the Keep it Balanced activity with an illustration of the endocrine system and a hand holding cards that say blood sugar increases and blood sugar decreases
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Keep it Balanced

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Grade 5
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Life Science
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Resource

Wilderness Watch!

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

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