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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: Screws

5 images of some objects such as corkscrews that have a mechanism of an inclined plane wrapped around a cylinder to create movement

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Simple Machines: Pulleys

6 images of some objects such as in fitness equipment which use wheels with grooves in their rims called pulleys for movement

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Simple Machines: Levers

6 images of some objects such as tweezers, scissors and wheel barrows that use the lever principle to create movement for a specific purpose

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Simple Machines: Inclined Planes

5 images of examples where inclined planes are used to help lift or move objects such as ramps for accessibility or entertainment

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Careers: Dietitian

6 images of some work that a dietitian might do such as educating patients about how food affects their health

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Careers: Meteorologist

5 images of some work that a meteorologist might do such as forecasting the weather and analyzing clouds

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Careers: Soil Scientist

5 images some work that a scientist who studies the Earth's soil might do such as classifying types of soil and measuring the slope of soil

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Careers: Landscaper

5 images of some work that landscapers might do such as planning, planting and maintaining gardens

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Careers: Horticulturalist

5 images of some work that horticulturalists might do such as cultivating and caring for plants in various environments

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Careers: Farmer

5 images of some work that farmers do such as feeding cows, planting fields and harvesting grain

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Careers: Engineer

5 images of some different engineers and their work places such as engineers at a hydroelectric plant, in a forest and at NASA

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Careers: Construction Worker

7 images of different types of work that someone involved in construction might do

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Careers: Climatologist

5 images of some work related to the scientific study of climate such as using instruments to measure changes in climates

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Careers: Architect

5 images of some work that architects do such as designing buildings and making blueprints

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Birds: Nest Construction

5 images of some birds in the process of building their nests

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