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- CKSci Unit 3: Habitats and Change Grade 3 Science
- CKSci Unit 3: Structures and Functions of Living Things Grade 4 Science
- CKSci Unit 4: Weather and Climate Grade 3 Science
- CKSci Unit 5: Using Natural Resources for Energy Grade 4 Science
- CKSci Unit 4: Processes That Shape Earth Grade 4 Science
- Grade 8 CKMath Unit 1: Rigid Transformations and Congruence Grade 8 Mathematics
- CKSci Unit 5: Human Senses and Movement Grade 3 Science
- CKMath Unit 2: Dilations, Similarity, and Introducing Slope Grade 8 Mathematics
- CKHG: A History of the United States Grade 7Grade 8 History and Geography
- CKSci Unit 6: Human Respiration and Circulation Grade 4 Science
- CKMath Unit 3: Linear Relationships Grade 8 Mathematics
- CKSci Unit 1: Contact Forces Grade 8 Science
- CKSci Unit 2: Sound Waves￼ Grade 8 Science
- CKSci Unit 3: Forces at a Distance￼ Grade 8 Science