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NYS Education Department Homepage for Science Education

http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/ciai/mst/sci.html
Links to Learning Standards, Core Curriculum Guide, Assessments, Schedules, Resource
s

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
http://www.nsta.org/

Selected Science Sites From NSF Grades K - 12
http://www.nsf.gov/home/menus/k12/htm

Carolina Biological
http://www.carolina.com

STC Series Overview
http://www.si.edu/nsrc/pubs/stc/overv.htm

STC Curriculum Materials
http://www.si.edu/nsrc/pubs/stc/matrix.htm

Do Science
http://www.doscience.com
 

This site is full of experiments elementary kids can do at home or in school. The steps to each activity are easy to follow with pictures and graphics to guide them. 

Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com 
Visit Enchanted Learning to learn more about inventors, dinosaurs, or astronomy.

Chem4kids (ages 10 – 12)
http://www.chem4kids.com  
Chem4kids can simplify complex topics with on-screen models and graphics for visual learners.  

Science Whatzit (ages 10 – 12)
http://www.omsi.edu/online/whatzit    
The staff at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry and other scientists answers why it is so to dozens of questions submitted.

Ask a Scientist (teens)
http://hhmi.org/askascientist   
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has teamed up with 150 scientists and researchers who answer questions related to biology and science. Students can submit a question via e-mail and receive a response.  

The Virtual Frog Dissection Kit
http://www.itg.lbl.gov/vfrog  
If you can’t do the real dissection of a frog try exploring the anatomy of a frog by putting this frog back together again.  

Help Your Child Explore Science (For Parents)
http://nsta.org/parents  

The staff of the National Science Teachers Association discuss key skills your child should acquire and offers ways of encouraging scientific thinking.

Science Fair Central 
http://www.school.discovery.com/
sciencefaircentral/index.html
Science Fair Stress? Suggestions for projects and guided directions.

Your Science Fair Resource Guide 
http://ipl.org/youth/projectguide
 
Science Fair Stress? Suggestions for projects and guided directions

Science Sites to See
http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech
/tech158.shtml

This Website offers science treasures for kids of all ages, as well as several resource sites for teachers.

Healthy Hearts
Healthyhearts4kids.org
Healthy Hearts provides instruction regarding how tobacco, nutrition and exercise choices made now effect you later. It is a free web-based interactive learning program with teacher resources, as well as, student lessons. Students are presented information and take quizzes to earn points. It also addresses ELA as it allows them to share their ideas with others when they answer a Dear Gabby letter. They can also enter their physical activity and diet in a log and get feedback about what they ate and how active they were. And finally, they can see questions that students from around the nation have asked an expert.

 

 
 

Funded by the National Science Foundation

Copyright 2003 by the Capital Region Science Education Partnership.  This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 9911868.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendation expressed this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.