ACS: Science for Kids Activities, games, puzzles and articles on a variety of chemistry topics
The Biology Corner For Bio I and II, AP Bio, Physics, and Anatomy. Interactive quizzes, image galleries, worksheets by topic, video worksheets, disections, science tools, and more.
Biology in Motion Enzyme characteristics, receptor and signal, intestinal gas, evolution lab, ATP and energy storage, fat digestion, thyroid gland, cardiovascular system, cell division, how the kidneys work
The Brain: A Road Map to the Mind Click on the “next” button within the graphic of the human brain to advance through interactive slides of the parts and responses of the brain, including exterior and interior views of the brain, and fear, memory, and sensory functions.
Birmingham Grid for Learning
Center School District’s Interactive Websites Labeled for elementary, middle, or high school.
Chemical Education Digital Library Tutorials, 3D models, Mahjong chemistry, biographies, lesson plans, resources, collections, communities, online services, and interactive periodic table.
Crickweb K-8; topics include food chains, changing state, material properties, magnets and springs, variation, light and shadows, classification, life cycles, habitats
CSI: The Experience Web Adventures
Teaches about forensics while students work on interactive cases, with information available to help them. Lesson activities for teachers. Supported by the National Science Foundation. Appropriate for grades 9-12.
Curriki Hundreds of interactives by grade level and topic, each reviewed and rated.
Discovery Now Ninety-second podcasts featuring highlights in aeronautics, science, history, innovations, research, and inventions from the worldwide aerospace industry.
Edheads Games designed to meet state standards in science, math, and critical thinking. Compound machines, crash scene investigation, brain, cell phone, transplant, surgery, weather, prosthetics.
Eduscapes Flash Projects Lists links to lots of great science interactives
Elements and the Periodic Table at Sheppard Software
Exploratorium’s The Science of Cooking Choose a food on the left, then choose an interactive activity on the right. Explore the Science behind recipes and cooking. Activities include a microscopic tour of your bread, candy making, pickle making, the molecular art of grilling, and experiencing flavor.
Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (‘FREE’) Tour of the cell, brain anatomy, molecular stepping stones, DNA, cancer, genetics, microscope imaging station, geoscience, space, climate change, environments, and more
Game for Science Free virtual world devoted to science and technology. Explore all kinds of virtual islands depending on your interests: health, aeronautics, genomics, environment, engineering and more. Science games, facts, photos and videos. Earn neurons by answering science quizzes. High School level.
Learn.Genetics from the University of Utah. Virtual labs and interactive activities on various topics including DNA extraction, fight or flight response, heredity and traits, PCR, DNA microarray, cloning, synapses, epigenome, build a DNA molecule, cell size and scale, and variation.
Malaria Game from NobelPrize.org You are the parasite or mosquito that infects a human with Malaria.
Models 360 A collection of 3-D, interactive chemistry models of organic and inorganic compounds. Manipulate the models with your mouse to examine structure and bonding and demonstrate molecular geometries vibrations, symmetry, and orbitals.
Neo K12 Interactive Diagrams Physical science, Earth and space, human body, life science
NobelPrize.org “29 interactive learning games of various sorts and degrees of difficulties. Most of them also include a “Read more” about the subject.”
NOVA Interactives Space, engineering, evolution, body, physics, nature, planet earth, environment, forensics
Periodic Table Live Learn about the history, uses, and properties of the elements. View images of the elements, models of their crystal structures, videos of their reactions. Graph numeric data and sort properties in a table.
PhET Free online physics, chemistry, biology, earth science and math simulations
SAS Curriculum Pathways Learner-centered tools, lessons, and resources with measurable outcomes. To login, staff user name: clean7stars password:use9think. The system will send you an email and prompt you to create a personal user name. It will also give you a student username to give out to your students.
Scholastic Interactive Activities Fossils, climate change, adaptations, classification, endangered ecosystems, DNA, weather, research projects, webhunts, and more
Science Magazine Interactives with video clips: Neandertal Genome, Plant Genome, Macaque Genome, The Sea Urchin, Cancer Treatment Gets Personal, Gut: The Inner Tube of Life
ScienceMuseum.org Award winning games based on current scientific research. Some games include teacher notes, standards, and related links.
Smithsonian Virtual Tour Take a virtual walking tour of the entire Smithsonian National Museum of National History.
Solar System Scope Interactive solar system, with toggles for views, stars and constellations, planets and moons. The program shows the real location of the planets and stars at the current date and time, or you can go forward or backward in time and see the change in position.
Sooeet Calculators and converters for acceleration, area, angle, electricity, density, time, finance, frequency, flow rate, light, math, power, pressure, speed, temperature, torque, viscosity, volume, mass, and more.
STEM Livebinder by Michelle Tona Sites for teachers, games for students, robotics links, Engineering Ed resources, NASA Education, blogs, and news articles.
Strange Matter Exhibit Perform virtual experiments to “Zoom inside stuff, transform stuff, crush stuff, and improve stuff.”
SunAeon Solar System Simulator Click on a planet for details about its size, location, orbit, and structure.
Thinkfinity K-12 Interactives on numerous science topics, including foodbourne illness, evolution, energy, habitats, archeology, behavior, and more
Tracker Video Analysis Free video software tool to perform kinematic analysis of experiments captured in short video clips. Position, velocity, and acceleration tracking, multiple reference frames, and model analysis. Students can analyze the motion of objects in a video and overlay simple dynamical models on the video to see how well the model matches the real world. Advanced students can also analyze spectra and interference patterns. A detailed “help” section is available to users who are newcomers to video analysis software. This is an open source program, part of the Open Source Physics project.
Tsunami Mapper Visualization creation tool to measure a tsunami’s effect on different areas. Enter a location, wave height and direction.
Tuberculosis Game from NobelPrize.org “Try to repeat Koch’s remarkable successes. Carry out your own experiments using Koch’s methods and discover the bacteria causing tuberculosis.”
Virtual Chemistry Laboratory Students can design and perform many aqueous chemistry experiments safely and quickly. Use activities, laboratories, tutorials, and tests provided by the ChemCollective, or create your own.
Virtual Crime Lab Using their knowledge of basic chemistry concepts, students solve the mystery of a grad student’s unexpected death in the lab. Students can interview suspects, investigate the crime scene for clues, and analyze the evidence from the crime lab.
WeatherSpark Interactive maps and graphs for weather at any location. Shows forcasted weather and history, including temp highs and lows, cloud cover, precipitation, sun, wind, humidity, and more.
Wolfram Demonstrations Project Interactive diagrams in computation, mathematics, systems, science, everyday world, and more.