TV411 WHAT’S COOKING?
Teacher’s Guide: Introduction
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1) Salt (10:12)
2) Bacteria (9:29)
3) Carbohydrates (8:17)
4) Photosynthesis (7:42)
5) Heat (8:05)
6) Water (8:17)
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