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The nose of a two propeller plane.
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NASA's Sustainable Aviation STEM Toolkit

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Earth & Space Science
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Storm Smart

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Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science
A full moon above a treeline.
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Introduction to Moon Trees

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Earth & Space Science
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Sound– Lesson 1: Thinking about Sound

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Kindergarten
Physical Science
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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Michael Wise

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Earth & Space Science
Cover of grade 2 physical science teacher's guide
Curriculum

How Can We Change Solids And Liquids?

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Grade 2
Physical Science
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Penguin Protection

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Grade 1
Life Science
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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 6: Temperature, Pressure, and Cloud Formation

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Grade 6
Grade 7
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Earth & Space Science
The purple cover of grade 3 earth science teachers guide
Curriculum

How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives?

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Grade 3
Earth & Space Science
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NASA STEM Engagement

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Earth & Space Science
Photo of a beam of light coming from a flashlight
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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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Investigating Circuit Design– Generating Electric Energy

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Grade 6
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Physical Science
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Sound– Lesson 8: Making a Model Eardrum

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Kindergarten
Physical Science
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NASA eClips: Careers at NASA - More than just astronauts

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Earth & Space Science
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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists use Electricity to Study Fish Populations?

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Grade 3
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Life Science
Sustainability
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Showbiz Safari

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Life Science
Sustainability
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Rocks and Minerals– Creating Take Home Field Guides

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Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science
Curriculum

STC Secondary: Investigating Circuit Design

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Grade 6
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Physical Science
Man in a suit stands in front of a clean room with two workers.
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Plug-N-Play Satellites

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Earth & Space Science
Artistic line art rendering of a satellite with green gas coming out of it.
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Space Environment

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Earth & Space Science
Astronaut in the Space Station looking out a window down onto Earth.
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Space Junk Around Earth

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Earth & Space Science
Curriculum

STC Program: Catastrophic Events Unit Kit

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Grade 6
Grade 7
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Earth & Space Science
Video

Bike Powered Generator featuring Mr. Harrison

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Physical Science
Cover of Smithsonian Science for the Classroom teacher guide with a blue background and 12 images in circles with bicyclists, magnets, and a tire swing
Curriculum

How Can We Use Patterns To Predict Motion?

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Grade 3
Physical Science
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Animal Studies– Materials and Organizations

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Grade 1
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Kindergarten
Life Science
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Harvard-MIT Science Research Mentoring Program

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Earth & Space Science
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.
Curriculum

A WEIGHTY PROBLEM

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Grade 5
Physical Science
An Illustration of two people in spacesuits with Earth in the background and white text that says Artemis Camp.
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Artemis Camp Experience

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Earth & Space Science
How Can Animals Use their Senses to Communicate
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How Can Animals Use their Senses to Communicate?

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Grade 4
Life Science
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Live from NOIRLab

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Earth & Space Science