Educational Internet Links Arranged by Topic

Biology

Dinosaurs in CyberspaceEverything you'd ever want to know about dinosaurs!

Entomology ResourcesIowa State link about all kinds of bugs!

Life on the EdgeA NASA program that exposes grade school students to some of the principles of astrobiology and the possibilities for life elsewhere in the Solar System.

Monarch WatchDedicated to Monarch butterfly education, conservation, and research. Lots of information on Monarch biology and migration as well as suggestions for in-class activities. Also, opportunities for student participation on-line or in Monarch tagging and migration-watch projects.

Sea World Educational ResourcesHands-on activities included

Veterinary Resources PageNetVet Resources includes electronic zoo, how to care for pets, and what a veterinarian does

Earth Science

Hurricane Strike!Hurricane Science and Safety for Students - tons of information and cool animations!

Water Science for SchoolsUSGS Learning Web site, ideal for student reports.

The Weather Channel's Education Site

What Forces Affect Our Weather?Information on different weather topics inspired by programs from the "Planet Earth" series.

Interdisciplinary

Achieve.org Bringing Education standards to you

CybersurfariA great internet scavenger hunt for kids of all ages!

The Event InventorFun activities to help groups of all ages and sizes learn about the basics of astronomy, geometry and more...

Funschool Educational activities and games

Mr. Zimmerman's Class web siteOne science teacher's use of the web. Get ideas for your own class website...

NASA's Education Homepage

NASA's Educational Materials Page

NOAA's site on oil spills Experiments especially for kids!

Science Netlinks A comprehensive web site for K-12 science educators. This page is brought to you by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

sciLINKS National Science Teacher Association's sciLINKS program...connecting your textbook to the world.

Teach the Children Well--Safe site with with tons of links to sites intended for teaching elementary school!

Mathematics

Kid's Web - Math Math resources, including asking Dr. Math a question

Space Sciences

CERES Astronomy Education site An extensive library of interactive K-12 materials for teaching astronomy including classroom-ready lesson plans, NASA data search engines and distance learning courses for in-service K-12 teachers.

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Science Education Department Resources for teaching all ages...

NASA Glenn Research Center HomepageInformation about visiting the center along with educational opportunities presented by the center.

NASA Space Science Education Resource DirectoryA good site for all levels, includes links and activities.

The Nine PlanetsA multimedia tour of the solar system.

On-line Education and Outreach by Mary Urquhart, University of ColoradoIncludes standard-based activities on Mars, Physics, Saturn, and the Solar System in general

Spacewatch An interactive, Internet-based TV channel that has specials on human space flight, astronomy and the cosmos

Startalker.com--A great astronomy program that will help you and your students learn the constellations and stars as you gaze at the stars. Check it out!

Stellar Endeavors--A provider of high quality and affordable astronomy and general science curriculum, equipment, resources and materials.

Sun-Earth Educational Resources--Content, classroom activities, games, real-time data and more...

Educational Internet Links Arranged by Topic

Biology

Project Oceanography A Distance Learning Marine Science Program for Middle Schools

Dinosaurs in CyberspaceEverything you'd ever want to know about dinosaurs!

Entomology ResourcesIowa State link about all kinds of bugs!

Interactive Frog DissectionLink for those of you who don't want to get your hands messy

Monarch WatchDedicated to Monarch butterfly education, conservation, and research. Lots of information on Monarch biology and migration as well as suggestions for in-class activities. Also, opportunities for student participation on-line or in Monarch tagging and migration-watch projects.

Sea World Educational Resourceshands-on activities included

University of Michigan's Museum of Zoology homepageIncludes pictures and information about animals including their classification

Veterinary Resources PageNetVet Resources includes electronic zoo, how to care for pets, and what a veterinarian does

Earth Science

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean SciencesThis on-line resource will steer you to great Earth science data websites

DEVELOP: Digital Earth Virtual Environment and Learning Outreach Project A NASA project that helps teachers incorporate maps and data - everything from satellite imagery, topographical and population maps, to data about migration and weather patterns - into the classroom.

Hurricane Strike!Hurricane Science and Safety for Students - tons of information and cool animations!

Project LEARNCycles of the Earth and Atmosphere - a module for the middle school classroom

Understanding EarthquakesIncludes quizes, history, and other links on earthquakes

United States Geological Survey Education and Outreach sitegeological information that's helpful for educators...

Water Science for SchoolsUSGS Learning Web site, ideal for student reports.

The Weather Channel's Education Site

What Forces Affect Our Weather?Information on different weather topics inspired by programs from the "Planet Earth" series.

Interdisciplinary

Achieve.org Bringing Education standards to you

CybersurfariA great internet scavenger hunt for kids of all ages!

The Event InventorFun activities to help groups of all ages and sizes learn about the basics of astronomy, geometry and more...

Laboratory for Extraterrestrial Physics Education and Outreach Page Covers astronomy, chemistry and physics of the solar system and beyond!

Mr. Zimmerman's Class web siteOne science teacher's use of the web. Get ideas for your own class website...

NASA's Education Homepage

NASA's Educational Materials Page

NASAexplores NASAexplores provides free weekly K-12 educational articles and lesson plans on current NASA projects. Printable and downloadable, these supplemental curriculum resources meet national education standards.

NOAA's site on oil spills Experiments especially for kids!

A Paleoperspective on Global WarmingAn introduction to global warming and the green house effect.

Science Netlinks A comprehensive web site for K-12 science educators. This page is brought to you by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

sciLINKS National Science Teacher Association's sciLINKS program...connecting your textbook to the world.

UniservityA great on-line academic resource for higher education students and academic staff. This site is based in the UK.

Mathematics

Kid's Web - MathMath resources, including asking Dr. Math a question

MathCountsPromoting mathematics at a 7th and 8th grade level

Mythology

About.com Ancient history and mythology from around the world

Physics

Multimedia PhysikA good site for physics, astronomy and mathematics -- in German!

Space Sciences

The Gridstone Apple Valley Radio Telescope Has opportunities for teachers and students across the country.

Binary Stars Free astronomy software for Macintosh computers, complete with manuals, for teaching binary star concepts in the classroom or for personal use.

CERES Astronomy Education siteAn extensive library of interactive K-12 materials for teaching astronomy including classroom-ready lesson plans, NASA data search engines and distance learning courses for in-servic e K-12 teachers.

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Science Education Department Resources for teaching all ages...

Millennium Academy Computer Drafting ClassesKids can learn to draw rockets and such on-line. Also has teacher resources for rocketry.

NASA Glenn Research Center HomepageInformation about visiting the center along with educational opportunities presented by the center.

NASA Space Science Education Resource DirectoryA good site for all levels, includes links and activities.

The Nine PlanetsA multimedia tour of the solar system.

On-line Education and Outreach by Mary Urquhart, University of ColoradoIncludes standard-based activities on Mars, Physics, Saturn, and the Solar System in general

Space Day Celebrated on the first Thursday in May every year...

Spacewatch An interactive, Internet-based TV channel that has specials on human space flight, astronomy and the cosmos

Startalker.com--A great astronomy program that will help you and your students learn the constellations and stars as you gaze at the stars. Check it out!

Stellar Endeavors--A provider of high quality and affordable astronomy and general science curriculum, equipment, resources and materials.

Sun-Earth Educational Resources--Content, classroom activities, games, real-time data and more...

Educational Internet Links Arranged by Topic

Biology

Dinosaurs in CyberspaceEverything you'd ever want to know about dinosaurs!

Entomology ResourcesIowa State link about all kinds of bugs!

Genetic Science EducationInvestigate DNA in the classroom

Interactive Frog DissectionLink for those of you who don't want to get your hands messy

Monarch WatchDedicated to Monarch butterfly education, conservation, and research. Lots of information on Monarch biology and migration as well as suggestions for in-class activities. Also, opportunities for student participation on-line or in Monarch tagging and migration-watch projects.

Sea World Educational Resourceshands-on activities included

Veterinary Resources PageNetVet Resources includes electronic zoo, how to care for pets, and what a veterinarian does

Earth Science

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean SciencesThis on-line resource will steer you to great Earth science data websites

DEVELOP: Digital Earth Virtual Environment and Learning Outreach Project A NASA project that helps teachers incorporate maps and data - everything from satellite imagery, topographical and population maps, to data about migration and weather patterns - into the classroom.

Earth Shotssatellite images of environmental change

Hurricane Strike!Hurricane Science and Safety for Students - tons of information and cool animations!

Understanding EarthquakesIncludes quizes, history, and other links on earthquakes

United States Geological Survey Education and Outreach sitegeological information that's helpful for educators...

Water Science for SchoolsUSGS Learning Web site, ideal for student reports.

The Weather Channel's Education Site

What Forces Affect Our Weather?Information on different weather topics inspired by programs from the "Planet Earth" series.

Interdisciplinary

Achieve.org Bringing Education standards to you

CybersurfariA great internet scavenger hunt for kids of all ages!

The Event InventorFun activities to help groups of all ages and sizes learn about the basics of astronomy, geometry and more...

Laboratory for Extraterrestrial Physics Education and Outreach Page Covers astronomy, chemistry and physics of the solar system and beyond!

Mr. Zimmerman's Class web siteOne science teacher's use of the web. Get ideas for your own class website...

NASA's Education Homepage

NASA's Educational Materials Page

NASAexplores NASAexplores provides free weekly K-12 educational articles and lesson plans on current NASA projects. Printable and downloadable, these supplemental curriculum resources meet national education standards.

NOAA's site on oil spills Experiments especially for kids!

A Paleoperspective on Global WarmingAn introduction to global warming and the green house effect.

Science Netlinks A comprehensive web site for K-12 science educators. This page is brought to you by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

sciLINKS National Science Teacher Association's sciLINKS program...connecting your textbook to the world.

UniservityA great on-line academic resource for higher education students and academic staff. This site is based in the UK.

Mathematics

Kid's Web - Math Math resources, including asking Dr. Math a question

Mythology

About.com Ancient history and mythology from around the world

Physics

Multimedia PhysikA good site for physics, astronomy and mathematics -- in German!

Space Sciences

The Gridstone Apple Valley Radio Telescope Has opportunities for teachers and students across the country.

Binary Stars Free astronomy software for Macintosh computers, complete with manuals, for teaching binary star concepts in the classroom or for personal use.

CERES Astronomy Education siteAn extensive library of interactive K-12 materials for teaching astronomy including classroom-ready lesson plans, NASA data search engines and distance learning courses for in-service K-12 teachers.

Earth ShotsSatellite images of environmental change

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Science Education Department Resources for teaching all ages...

Millennium Academy Computer Drafting ClassesKids can learn to draw rockets and such on-line. Also has teacher resources for rocketry.

NASA Glenn Research Center HomepageInformation about visiting the center along with educational opportunities presented by the center.

NASA Space Science Education Resource DirectoryA good site for all levels, includes links and activities.

The Nine PlanetsA multimedia tour of the solar system.

Space Day Celebrated on the first Thursday in May every year...

Spacewatch An interactive, Internet-based TV channel that has specials on human space flight, astronomy and the cosmos

Startalker.com--A great astronomy program that will help you and your students learn the constellations and stars as you gaze at the stars. Check it out!

Stellar Endeavors--A provider of high quality and affordable astronomy and general science curriculum, equipment, resources and materials.

Sun-Earth Educational Resources--Content, classroom activities, games, real-time data and more...


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