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A friend should be there for you, in fun times and sad times.
A bushel and peck and a hug around the neck.
Camels are known to be able to store water for long periods of time, but your kids need lots of water daily.
Go to sleepy little baby. When you wake, you'll have cake, and all the pretty little horses.
You see a rainbow when three things happen. First, water droplets are floating in the air. Second, the sun is behind you. Third, clouds are cleared from the sun. Here’s a way to remember the order of colors in aspectrum rainbow: ROY G BIV. “ROY G BIV” stands for red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet.
An “alouette” is French for a bird called a lark.
Which animals do you see a lot? Your pet dog or bird? A raccoon in your back yard? Animals are fun to see. But they can also carry germs that can make us sick.
Then think about trying a new fruit or veggie so your body gets the vitamins and minerals it needs to grow.
This person had trouble when a letter fell into the wrong hands.
Do you think you could have a little lamb?
About 78 species of whales, dolphins, and porpoises are in the cetacean family.
Do you like ducks (and other web‐footed friends)? How about becoming a wetlands ecologist?
Math plays a big role in science.
“Peer pressure” is when your friends (your peers) try to make you (pressure you) do things you don’t want to do.
Did you know that about two‐thirds of all households in the U.S. own at least one pet?
"Aweigh," meaning to raise or hoist, comes from the nautical phrase "to weigh anchor."
Scientists are learning a lot about the brain and about our mental health. They are studying how the brain works to control thoughts, memory, movement, and much more.
What happens when you don’t get enough sleep?
A buffalo is the largest mammal in North America.
The first days of camp or some other new place may make you sad. But then, things are great.
Catalina Island is 20 miles from Los Angeles.
He knew the earth was round-ho!
You need to always be alert in a body of water (even a bathtub).
Christopher Columbus, came all the way from Spain In three little ships The Nina, the Pinta And the Santa Maria.
Come, little leaves, said the wind one day; Come to the meadows with me and play.
Cover your mouth and turn your head when you cough.
A cupcake every so often for a treat is great. But watch how much sugar you eat every day.
Riding a bike is a great way to get exercise and have fun.
Daniel Boone was a man, Yes, a big man!
Don’t disturb the ladybug sleepin’ by the spider’s web.
See the station master turn the little handle. Puff, puff, toot, toot. Off we go!
Bioenergy comes from plants.
It’s a noisy world out there!
Oh those bones, oh those bones, oh those skeleton bones.
Start spreading the news We're leaving today. We want to be a part of First grade, first grade.
Do you like ducks (and other web‐footed friends)? How about becoming a wetlands ecologist?
And what happens when you don’t get enough sleep?
A clean environment is good for everyone, including frogs!
"funicular railways": railways that use both the technology of an elevator (a cable pulling a car up) and a railroad (a car on a track).
A habitat is the place where an animal or plant naturally lives and grows.
Good morning, good morning, good morning to you.
Close your sleepy eyes, my little Buckaroo, while the light of the western skies is shining down on you.
If you're happy and you know it, clap your hands.
Happy days are here again, The skies above are clear again, So let's sing a song of cheer again, Happy days are here again.
Happy trails to you until we meet again.
The environment affects our health, from A to Z─allergies to zinc poisoning.
Research in space and on the moon helps scientists learn about the environment here on Earth.
Science that results in new discoveries takes time—often many years. Scientists follow what is called the scientific method when they do research.
Could do the hokey‐pokey about 100 times in a row?
It’s not fur, hair, or feathers that cause people to be allergic to their pets!
The men and horses couldn’t save poor Humpty. But you can keep safe from falls and other accidents.
You don’t need as much sleep now as you did when you were a little baby.
I'm a little teapot, short and stout.
Scientists are learning a lot about the brain and about our mental health. They are studying how the brain works to control thoughts, memory, movement, and much more.
A train leaves New York City (NYC) to go to Los Angeles (LA) at 100 mph. Three hours later, a train leaves LA to go to NYC at 200 MPH. Assume there's exactly 2000 miles between LA and NYC. When they meet, which train is closer to New York City?
What "causes" a rainbow?
Though I'd like to look down at the earth from above I would miss all the places and people I love So although I might like it for one afternoon I don't want to live on the moon.
The water that falls from the sky was once on Earth, before that up in the sky, before that on Earth, and on and on!
The USGS was set up to help people study and understand the Earth.
The world of science is full of many beautiful colors! Some of the colors in our world cannot be seen with just your eyes, so scientists developed special equipment and tools to help them.
Oscar the Grouch may love trash, but you shouldn't!
Make sure your hands are clean when you touch other people. You don’t want their germs, and they don’t want yours.
Little rabbit come inside, safely you'll abide.
In every day life, we measure in inches, pounds, or pints. But most countries use what is called the metric system.
Maybe you will be the person to work on the next great inventions!
Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, Too-ra-loo-ra-li, Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, that's an Irish lullaby.
It's a small world after all. It's a small, small world.
Is it raining where you live today? Will it rain tomorrow? What about next month?
The eensy weeny spider crawled up the water spout.
It’s not fur, hair, or feathers that cause people to be allergic to their pets! Instead, proteins from pet skin or in your pet’s spit are often the reason.
You probably don’t want a hippo, but are you asking for a dog or cat or other pet as a gift this year?
You need to protect your hearing from loud noises.
If there's someone in the city, doesn't want a little kitty, tell them put the little kitty in a basket. Leave the little basket outside my door,and I'll love the little kitty forever more.
Let's all sing like the birdies sing, tweet, tweet tweet, tweet tweet.
It's the latest, it's the greatest, it's the library.
A little tin soldier with only one leg lived in a castle of wood.
Exercising your brain is as good for you as exercising your body!
Moving, shaking, and turning your body are fun to do in this song. You want to be sure to keep your bones, joints, muscles, and skin healthy.
Motor vehicles—including cars, trucks, and busses—cause air pollution. So when you take a bus, join a carpool, or ride your bike, you are helping to reduce air pollution.
Make new friends, but keep the old. One is silver, the other is gold.
Mary had a little lamb, its fleece was white as snow.
There was an old man named Michael Finnegan.
Have you ever thought of studying to become a doctor?
Mister Christopher Columbus, He used rhythm as a compass, Music ended all the rumpus, Wise old Christopher Columbus.
Rockin', Rollin', Ridin', out along the bay. All bound for Morningtown, many miles a-way.
Mother Necessity, where would we be?
Mr. Yuk is mean. Mr. Yuk is green. Home is full of lots of things that children shouldn't touch.
Maybe you would like to be a scientist to study diseases that affect your grandparents or other older people.
Your body, from head to toe, uses water in many different ways.
Giddy up, giddy up, giddy up, whoa! My Pony Boy.
Elephants need healthy food, exercise, interesting things to do, and attention to their health—just like humans!
Oh, Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun, Please shine down on me.
Oh playmate, come out and play with me, and bring your dollies three.
The Earth’s climate is changing. Heat waves, droughts, and hurricanes may happen more often and be more dangerous in the future.
Do you have extra food and water for your dog in case of an emergency?
We don’t recommend swallowing a fly, but healthy eating should definitely have been on this old lady’s menu!
Do you know how many glasses of milk a cow produces every day?
Be smart, be prepared, and be safe.
On top of Spaghetti, all covered with cheese, I lost my poor meatball when somebody sneezed.
Dirt and nutrients from meadows, lawns, and fields—called runoff—can pollute streams and rivers.
Over the river and thru the wood, to grandfather's house we go.
Where, oh where is pretty little Susie? Way down yonder in the paw-paw patch.
Smoking is bad and it's bad for you, it's bad for me and my baby brother too.
Animals are fun to see. But they can also carry germs that can make us sick.
Polly put the kettle on. We'll all have tea.
In 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast. How did it affect the health and safety of people and animals? Finding out is part of the mission of NIEHS. We quickly went into action.
You or one of your friends may have a pet ferret. Did you know a ferret is a member of the weasel family?
The world of science is full of many beautiful colors!
I’m the queen of the mountain, and you’ll never get me down.
Got his name from singing to the cows and sheep every night they say he sings the herd to sleep.
North America has two rivers named the Red River.
Many people say this song is about the Great Plague, when many people got sick in Europe in the 1600s.
Robert Baden-Powell had many scouts.
Rock-a-bye, baby, In the treetop, when the wind blows, the cradle will rock.
Do you like ducks (and other web‐footed friends)? How about becoming a wetlands ecologist?
Water is used to sail on, drink, and help plants grow. We use water for many things.
School days, school days, dear old golden rule days.
Some believe this song was created to help keep time while sawing large logs with a two-handled saw.
Illusions trick us. What we see does not correspond to physical reality.
Shew, fly! Especially when it near food we eat or other things we touch.
Look at food labels to learn about the foods you eat.
The song was originally written in the 1890's, and was used as a Presidential campaign theme in the 1920's.
Sing a song of sixpence, a pocket full of rye, Four-and-twenty blackbirds baked in a pie, When the pie was opened, the birds began to sing.
Sing your way home, at the close of the day.
Bats use echoes to understand where they are and what is around them.
Six little dogs that I once knew.
Six little ducks that I once knew fat ones, skinny ones, fair ones, too.
Food safety means more than keeping flies away from your buttermilk.
Smokey the Bear, Smokey the Bear. Prowlin' and a growlin' and a sniffin' the air.
Bluebird do you know, yet, who you are? You're a bird of different feathers, you'll fly far.
For it's one, two, three strikes, you're out, At the old ball game.
A concussion can occur even if you are not knocked out or unconscious.
A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U and V, W - X - Y and Z.
The ants go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah.
Don't talk to bears, in tennis shoes.
For He's a Jolly Good Fellow.
Do the Bunny Hop. Hop, hop, hop!
Hi-ho,The derry-o, The farmer in the dell.
And the green grass grew all around.
Worms are wonderful for your garden!
There's a little white duck sitting in the water.
The more we get together, the happier we'll be.
What’s down at the bottom of the middle of the sea?
What’s behind your smile? Teeth, gums, and your tongue, of course!
I was eating chicken noodle all day.
a-e-i-o-u I know them all by name, oh!
Do something active every day. Besides walking and running, you can play ball, jump rope, dance, or ride your bike.
The world is a rainbow, With many kinds of people, It takes all kinds of people, To make the world go round.
Worms are wonderful for your garden! Through a process called vermicomposting, worms and microorganisms turn kitchen scraps into rich soil in which vegetables and flowers can grown.
Being physically active is not only great for you; it’s also great for your grandparents and other older members of your family.
Dirt, bacteria, and fertilizers can be good for the environment, but they can also contribute to river and stream pollution.
A joint is where two or more bones come together. You have joints in your hands, legs, and even your jaw. Keep them healthy so you can move around easily.
Twinkle, twinkle, little star, How I wonder what you are.
Did you know the scientific name for a kangaroo is macropus? Or that a kangaroo has an expected life span of 23 years?
The sun's so hot that eggs will hatch, way out west in Kansas.
The water that falls from the sky was once on Earth, before that up in the sky, before that on Earth, and on and on!
The wheels on the bus go round and round, round and round, round and round.
What’s out in the sky when you look up at night? People have wondered that for millennia!
A joint is where two or more bones come together. You have joints in your hands, legs, and even your jaw. Keep them healthy so you can move around easily.
Working in a group can mean better results than working alone.
The world of science is full of many beautiful colors!
The sun is a mass of incandescent gas.
There's a worm at the bottom of the garden, And his name is Wiggly Woo.
Sunshine is great, but don’t forget to protect yourself from too many rays!
Do an hour of physical activity a day—whether it’s playing a sport, jumping rope, dancing, or just about anything else that you think is fun, indoors or out.
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