Site offers educational materials related to Astronomy, Weather, and Energy and Environment.
What stones do we use to build? Which stones weather best? Some of these questions can be answered at this website, which examines a test wall of building materials constructed in 1948. A great feature allows students to look at stones from different states or countries (many of the stone samples were collected in 1880) and examine the differences between the materials stored inside and those built into the wall and exposed to the elements.
The Cassiopeia Project is a effort to make science education videos available for FREE to anyone who wants them. Teachers and students are particularly welcome to use these materials.
A complete resource for all subject areas. Includes lesson plans, worksheets, vocabulary, and much more!
This site is loaded with a variety of ideas for energy education including science projects, puzzles, super scientists, and education resources.
Eric Weisstein's World of Science contains budding encyclopedias of astronomy, scientific biography, chemistry, and physics.
At this website, the University of Illinois Extention Service addresses several strategies for building stronger families.
Receive the latest pictures from space including pictures of a dying star and much more. There is also an educational section with interactive activities.
This website contains a lot of information about nature and science.
View lessons and activities by selecting a grade range and topic. Areas covered include Art, Health and Fitness, Math, Reading and Language Arts, Science and Technology, Social Studies, Early Childhood, Library Media and Technology Coordinators.
Power point and animations for teachers to use in their classroom. All content areas included.
This website houses a great collection of ready made power points and interactive activities for many subject matters.
The website states its purpose is to "provide educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction."
Site has the science of sports such as baseball, cycling, skateboard, and hockey.
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