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    • Thumb image for Antarctica: A Cold Desert EcosystemResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Antarctica: A Cold Desert Ecosystem

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students construct a rough map of Antarctic ecosystems and explore relationships among the crea...
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      Oh, Give Me a Home

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This Xpeditions lesson explores ways in which the environment influences the design and construction of homes around the world. ...
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      The Arctic and Antarctic Circles

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Life Sciences
      In this student activity from Xpeditions, students research the ends of the Earth--the Poles--to compare and contrast the region...
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      Got Broccoli?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Nutrition, Science, Humanities, History-Social Science and 2 additional..
      The purpose of this Science NetLinks lesson, one of a three-part series on nutrition, is to understand why the body needs food, ...
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    • Thumb image for Bird BeaksResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Bird Beaks

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Number Sense
      In this Science NetLinks lesson, students explore the relationship between a bird's beak and its ability to find food and surviv...
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    • Thumb image for How a Blue Crab Changes as It GrowsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      How a Blue Crab Changes as It Grows

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences
      The purpose of this Science NetLinks lesson is to understand the changes that a blue crab goes through during molting, and why i...
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      Living Through a Drought

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students practice map-reading skills. Using a drought map of Afghanistan, students learn how to recog...
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    • Thumb image for Germs and the BodyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Germs and the Body

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Health Education, Life Sciences
      This Science NetLinks lesson explores germs--where they exist, how they can get into and affect the body, and how the body defen...
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    • Thumb image for Eco-CycleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Eco-Cycle

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This Xpedition Hall interactive surveys how different plants and animals survive in an Alpine Desert, Lava Field, Grassland, Ope...
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    • Thumb image for Create a Wetland SceneResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Create a Wetland Scene

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students learn about the importance of wetlands. They learn about the different types of freshw...
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    • Thumb image for Changing With the TideResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Changing With the Tide

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students learn about and act out the functions of the salt marsh habitat. They learn about the ...
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      A Touch of Class

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences
      This Science NetLinks lesson, the second of a two-part series on classification, extends the investigation of living organisms c...
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    • Thumb image for Eco-Cycle: Finding the Parts of an EcosystemResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Eco-Cycle: Finding the Parts of an Ecosystem

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography and 2 additional..
      This lesson from Xpeditions uses the Eco-Cycle Station in National Geographic's Xpedition Hall to introduce students to ecosyste...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for What's Happening to the Emperor Penguins?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What's Happening to the Emperor Penguins?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences
      In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students learn about emperor penguins' habitat and behaviors through Web sites such as National...
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      Which Turtle for the Tiger Shark?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Life Sciences
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students consider the reasons for the significant difference in vulnerability between the turtle spec...
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    • Thumb image for How Do Humpback Whales Feed?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      How Do Humpback Whales Feed?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Life Sciences
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students learn about the "bubblenet feeding" technique of humpback whales and conduct their own simul...
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      Design a Regional "Eco Park"

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students use the Internet to find out about the plants and animals that live in their local area. The...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Introducing BiodiversityResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Introducing Biodiversity

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences
      In this Science NetLinks lesson, students use online resources to identify the basic components necessary for biodiversity and t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Introducing Biodiversity E-SheetResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Introducing Biodiversity E-Sheet

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences
      This E-sheet, from a Science NetLinks lesson, guides students through various Web sites to answer questions about ecosystems and...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for WIld World: The Bering SeaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      WIld World: The Bering Sea

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences
      This site from National Geographic features an interactive map of the Bering Sea. By clicking on parts of the map students can e...
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