Below is a list of websites that will assist your student with Science.
Visual, Interactive Simulations for Teaching & Learning Science
Engineering is Elementary
Engineering is Elementary supports educators and children with curricula and professional development that develop engineering literacy.
BioDigital Human moves learning beyond textbook diagrams and the life-sized skeleton in the corner of the science classroom! This tool is an interactive 3D environment providing a stunningly realistic way to examine the human body. Students can explore and manipulate the 3D images as they zoom in and out of the various layers of anatomical animations. Descriptions of health conditions related to each system of the human body are included. Grades: 7–12
Tip: Use BioDigital in Science and Health and Wellness classes to discuss various health conditions related to students’ daily health choices.
PhET is a collection of science and math interactive computer simulations. With over 200 million simulations delivered to date, students learn through exploration in an animated, game-like environment. PhET simulations encourage inquiry, use real-world connections and can be used in a variety of educational settings. Play with existing simulations or run simulations on this engaging, interactive site. Grades: 2-12.
Tip: Have your elementary students learn the principles of fractions with the “Fractions Intro” and 4 related simulations.
Well-researched, educational descriptions of the actual science behind current news stories.
Monthly magazine about current science and technology.
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