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Using inquiry and problem-solving approaches, these learning experiences build upon students’ interests, support curricula, literacy and numeracy, and foster children’s skill development.

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Simple Machines

Descriptions of simple machines, such as the wheel and axle, pulley, screw, lever, inclined plane and wedge.

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Reproduction in Plants

A description of types of asexual reproduction and sexual reproduction, including pollination.

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Needs of Plants

Information on major conditions plants need, such as light, air, water, nutrients and space to grow.

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Measuring Weather

Information on devices used to measure weather, how weather data is used and what weather forecasters do.

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Energy

Definitions and explanations of the terms work and energy, including kinetic and potential energy.

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Animals In Winter

Definitions and explanations, with examples, of hibernation, adaptation and migration of animals, including insects.

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All About Clouds

Descriptions and characteristics of the three major types of clouds.

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Characteristics of Plants

Information about three basic parts of plants (leaves, stems and roots) and the process of photosynthesis.

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Shapes of Structures

Discussion of triangles and trusses and how they are important in various structures.

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