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- CKSci Unit 4: Weather and Climate Grade 3 Science
- CKSci Unit 5: Using Natural Resources for Energy Grade 4 Science
- CKSci Unit 5: Astronomy: Space Systems Grade 5 Science
- CKSci Unit 4: Processes That Shape Earth Grade 4 Science
- CKSci Unit 4: Protecting Earth’s Resources Grade 5 Science
- CKHG Unit 4: The Mount Rushmore Presidents Kindergarten History and Geography
- CKSci Unit 1: Pushes and Pulls Kindergarten Science
- CKSci Unit 2: Needs of Plants and Animals Kindergarten Science
- CKSci Unit 3: Changing Environments Kindergarten Science
- CKSci Unit 4: Weather Patterns Kindergarten Science
- CKSci Unit 5: Our Five Senses Kindergarten Science
- CKSci Unit 5: Human Senses and Movement Grade 3 Science
- CKSci Unit 6: Human Respiration and Circulation Grade 4 Science
- CKSci Unit 6: Human Hormones and Reproduction Grade 5 Science