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BUILDING BIG
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Welcome to the BUILDING BIG Educators' Guide 
Photo of two kids holding domes built from toothpicks and gumdrops.BUILDING BIG is a great opportunity to get kids thinking about structures they see every day. You can use the television series and Web site to increase students' awareness of their built environment and the impact of technology on society, while teaching basic physical science concepts. This Educators' Guide is a Web version of the printed Activity Guide created for the BUILDING BIG television series.  

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