Science Useful Sites

By Melissa Chouinard-Jahant

https://www.collidingwithscience.comMy class website- everything Life Science, resources for my students to use, broken down by unit/concept.

https://www.brainpop.com/ – Animated short videos on everything science

https://www.amoebasisters.com/ – Animated videos with a little humor. Great topics and critical thinking questions- handouts available for each video as well

https://www.hhmi.org/ – HHMI is a science philanthropy whose mission is to advance basic biomedical research and science education for the benefit of humanity. They have amazing videos, activities and labs- free on line

https://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/educators.aspx– To cross-curriculum with great readings and current events.

https://www.readworks.org/ – Science research articles for all ages

https://billnye.com/  – Everything science as taught by Bill Nye

https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/ – BEST site for current science news for kids. Great articles for all grade levels.

https://science.howstuffworks.com/ – Great site for students to get their questions answered about science stuff.

https://www.sciencespot.net/Pages/classroom.html – Teacher website with amazing ideas of activities and science labs

https://undsci.berkeley.edu/ – For teachers to explore and learn more about topics before they teach them

https://phet.colorado.edu/ – Interactive simulations for science and math upper grades

https://edheads.site-ym.com/default.aspx – Interactive science simulations for younger grades

http://www.periodicvideos.com/ – Videos on elements and periodic table

https://www.youtube.com/scishow – Fun videos on science, kids love them, but they are for upper graders, he talks fast but is very funny and engaging

https://discoverykids.com/ -A little something for everyone

https://www.wildscreen.org/arkive-closure/ – All about endangered and extinct species

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/z2pfb9q  – Fun activities geared for children take a look at living things and physical processes. Subjects ranging from the solar system to electrical circuits and how the circulatory system works to food chains in ecology are covered on this fun, accessible site.

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/ – Great pictures and activities about life science

TECHNOLOGY

Games for the class- Kahootit!  https://kahoot.com/b/

Stop-motion

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/20-best-podcasts-for-kids – A website for how to listen, create and use in your classroom