Science Links

ARKive the ultimate multimedia guide to the world's endangered species. Includes endangered species videos, photos, facts & education resources.

Astronomy for Kids  is a powerful and fun resource for kids, exploring astronomy and other space related topics. Play games, learn through interactive applications, and much more.

Becoming Human brings together interactive multimedia, research and scholarship to promote greater understanding of the course of human evolution

Biology for Kids offers links on human biology along with animal biology. It has an online textbook and games for students to play as well.

BrainPop Animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids, aligned with state standards

Cells Alive  is a visual tour of cells, bacteria, viruses and their interaction with one another.

ChemMatters Chemestry magazine for high school students 

ChemTutor provides basic explanations to fundamental chemistry concepts. Useful as a refresher on the basic concepts of chemistry.

Concord Consortium a non-profit educational technology laboratory for science, mathematics and engineering. Bringing  technology's promise into reality for education.

Dinosaurs for Kids has easy to read facts and data about dinosaurs. There are interactive games and questions, bright pictures, sounds, and easy to read words.

Dragonfly TV sponsored by PBS is a tv show made by kids for kids about different types of science. The site offers podcasts, and games and recordings of the tv program to watch in the classroom.

Edheads provides free, educational online games focused on science, math, and critical thinking. Our activities are designed to meet both state and national standards.

Flinn Scientific Inc Chemical Safety and disposal of chemicals

FOSSweb has inquiry based lessons for students in grades K- 8. Each lesson is accompanied with on-line activities which students can control, answers to related topics and helpful hints for teachers.
Gooru Learning  Gooru is a search engine for learning. Students and teachers can explore and customize collections of standards-aligned web resources and practice questions for any 5th-12th grade math or science topic. Resources include videos, interactive games and digital textbooks.
High School Chem Solutions This e-textbook is comprised of an organized system of YouTube lessons, tutorials, demonstrations
and animations that cover the concepts and problem types found in the High School Chem Solutions Teacher's Resource Package.
How to Smile  Find fun, high-quality STEM informal learning activities from science centers and museums from across the United States that are designed for educators who work with a diversity of kids. Materials include online activities, printables, and other hands-on design projects.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is a nonprofit medical research organization that ranks as one of the nation’s largest philanthropies. HHMI plays a prominent role in advancing biomedical research and science education in the United States.
JPLEducation How to do a science fair project.
K-12 Tech Tools This website features a collection of free, kid-safe, online resources categorized by subject, grade level, and standard

Metamorphosis uses words that are highlighted as song is sung on metamorphosis.

MIT Blossoms BLOSSOMS video lessons are enriching students' learning experiences in high school classrooms from Brooklyn to Beirut to Bangalore. Our Video Library contains over 50 math and science lessons, all freely available to teachers as streaming video and Internet downloads and as DVDs and videotapes.

Museum in a Box provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box. For example, what would you put in a box to describe your life; the life of a Victorian Servant or Roman soldier; or to show that slavery was wrong and unnecessary?

NBC Learn is the educational arm of NBC News dedicated to providing resources for students, teachers and lifelong learners. The online resources NBC Learn has created for the education community leverages nearly 80 years of historic news coverage, documentary materials and current news broadcasts. NBC Learn also offers primary source materials, lesson plans and classroom planning resources, and additional text and image resources from our content partners.

Nasa  and Nasa Kids:  Brings images, videos and interactive features from the unique perspective of America’s space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, subscribe to blogs, RSS feeds and podcasts, watch NASA TV live, or simply read about our mission to pioneer the future in space exploration, scientific discovery and aeronautics research.

National Geographic and National Geographics for Kids provides free maps, photos, videos and daily news stories, as well as articles and features about animals, the environment, cultures, history, world music, and travel. 

National Oceanic and Atomspheric Administration NOAA is a federal agency focused on the condition of the oceans and the atmosphere. It plays several distinct roles within the Department of Commerce. is the official web site of the Nobel Prize. Here you will find information for every Nobel Prize since 1901, including the Nobel Laureates' biographies, Nobel Lectures, interviews, photos, articles, video clips, press releases, educational games and more.

PBS LearningMedia's innovative digital content is designed for educators to engage students and inspire learning. Sign up today for free, instant access to the best of public media (videos, interactives, audio, photos, and in-depth lesson plans)! 

Periodic Table of Videos Short videos about every element on the periodic table, plus other cool experiments and chemistry stuff

PhET is provides free educational simulations in physics, chemestry, biology, earth science, and math designed by the University of Colorado available in various languages.

Physics Classroom an online interactive tutorial of basic physics concepts. The lessons use an easy-to-understand language to present common physics principles discussed in a first-year introductory physics course.

Properties of solids, liquids and gases allows you to watch animations about solids, liquids and gases.ScienceDaily is one of the Internet’s most popular science news web sites.

Public Library of Science is a nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization. Their mission is to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication. Every article published is open-access - freely available online for anyone to use.

Science Friday Science, technology, environment and health news and discussion from the makers of the NPR public radio program Science Friday with host Ira Flatow.

Science Fusion (Think Central) this is the site that goes along with the Science Fusion textbooks; username and password is needed. A free web site that has some great science resources. The site has illustrations (animations with explanations) of concepts, practice questions and problems with hints and solutions, calculators and conversion tools, and a science glossary.

Scitable is a free science library and personal learning tool brought to you by Nature Publishing Group, the world's leading publisher of science.

Thirstin's Water Cycle  is about safe drinking water. It includes a great interactive video presentation. The presenatation is specifically about the water cycle for kids grades k-3.

Virtual Cell Animation Collection has been developed to introduce students to new concepts. By walking through the still images and movie included for each topic, viewers are in control of choosing the learning style that best fits their needs.

Water Cycle  offers fun facts for kids about the Water Cycle. Includes photos, activity suggestions and some printable worksheets.

Weather Channel for Kids provides interactive weather games, maps, activities and educational teaching materials for classrooms.

Weather Wiz Kids is a fun and safe website for kids about all the weather info they need to know. It contains tools for weather education, including weather games, activities, experiments, photos, a glossary and educational teaching materials for the classroom.

Web Elements  Explore key information about the chemical elements through this periodic table.

Wolframm/alpha gives you access to the world's facts and data and calculates answers across a range of topics, including science, nutrition, history, geography, engineering, mathematics, linguistics, sports, finance, music...