Bill Nye the Sciece Guy
Coral Reef Interactive This role-playing activity allows students to see how choices that are made by the human community impact the health and stability of a coral reef community. It offers a look at how making informed decisions can reduce the threat to the environment while supporting the local economy.
This site will let you perform knee and hip replacement surgery! These are free and interactive online games including car crash, where you investigate the cause and forces involved in a two car accident, simple machines, use trigonometry, geometry and physics. Edheads has been recognized by almost every major award on the Web for excellent educational content!
The Encyclopedia of Life A new project to create an online reference source and database for every one of the 1.8 million species that are named and known on this planet. Over the next five years, the EOL aims to:
This is one of the best programs you
will ever download. Free for Mac or Windows. Includes satellite imagery,
maps, terrain and 3D buildings Users can create cool stuff to share
Since Google Earth was launched, users have been exploring our world and creating content overlays (KML files) to share their explorations with others. We're now highlighting user-created KML files each week in the new Google Earth Gallery.
Anatomy of the Human Body The whole
These multimedia animations help you visualize and understand major physics concepts. The animations cover common physics principles discussed in a first year physics course.
approval for a field trip? The Museum of Science and Industry in
Chicago has a virtual tour kids can take online. There are online
activities, exhibits and links to other sites.
NSDL was established by the National Science
Foundation (NSF) in 2000 as an online library which directs users to
exemplary resources for science, technology, engineering, and
mathematics (STEM) education and research. NSDL provides an organized
point of access to STEM content that is aggregated from a variety of
other digital libraries, NSF-funded projects, and NSDL-reviewed web
Science Museum of Minnesota
Playful Invention and Exploration Network, Simply Science, When Crocodiles Ruled, Habits of the Heart, Tissues of Life, Wild Music and more...
This site is well organized and easy to find stuff on. There is a section with lesson plans and hands-on activities. The resources are organized by subject and by grade level, and there are direct links to state standards.