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SchoolScience.co.uk

This site is free for all users and aims to provide a comprehensive directory of resources, information, and contacts for teachers and learners of science in schools everywhere. It offers a unique opportunity for practitioners to enhance their knowledge and experience of science and science education.

ACS

ACS is a congressionally chartered independent membership organisation, which represents professionals at all degree levels and in all fields of chemistry and sciences that involve chemistry. The organisation publishes numerous scientific journals and databases, organises major research conferences, and provides educational, science policy and career programmes in chemistry.

Science Buddies

The award-winning, non-profit organisation Science Buddies empowers K-12 students, parents, and teachers to quickly and easily find free project ideas and help in all areas of science from physics to food science and music to microbiology. The mission of Science Buddies is to help students from all walks of life build their literacy skills in science and technology, so that they can become productive and engaged citizens in the 21st century. There are also resources to support parents and teachers as they guide students through hands-on science projects.

School4Us

The Science4Us curriculum is a complete, standards-based, core science curriculum that delivers digital science experiences to elementary school students. The Science4Us curriculum includes pedagogical and content training for teachers that does not require a large time commitment like the typical professional development structures. Science4Us has been awarded a grant from the Department of Education for educational games in science.

Lawrence Hall of Science

The Lawrence Hall of Science has been providing parents, kids, and educators with opportunities to engage with science since 1968. The Lawrence Hall of Science investigates, creates, and evaluates educational material and methods, professional development programmes, and hands-on learning experiences for schools, communities, and homes.

Science for kids

The aim of Science Kids is to provide educational resources for teachers and parents that help make science fun and engaging for kids, taking important concepts and putting them into a form that kids can not only understand but also enjoy.

E-learning for kids

E-learning for Kids is a global, non-profit foundation dedicated to fun and free learning on the internet for children of ages 5-12. There are free best-in-class courseware packages in math, science, reading, and keyboarding, as well as a community for parents and educators in order to share innovations and insights in childhood education.

Discovery Education

Discovery Education transforms classrooms, empowers teachers, and captivates students by leading the way in providing high quality and dynamic digital content to school districts of all sizes and locations. With award-winning digital content, interactive lessons, real-time assessment, virtual experiences with some of Discovery's greatest talent, classroom contest & challenges, professional development and more, Discovery is leading the way in transforming classrooms and inspiring learning.

Understanding Science

The mission of Understanding Science is to provide a fun, accessible, and free resource that accurately communicates what science is and how it really works. Understanding Science gives users an inside look at the general principles, methods, and motivations that underlie all of science.

PhET

PhET provides fun, interactive, research-based simulations of physical phenomena for free.  To help students visually comprehend concepts, PhET simulations animate what is invisible to the eye through the use of graphics and intuitive controls such as click-and-drag manipulation, sliders, and radio buttons. In order to further encourage quantitative exploration, the simulations also offer measurement instruments including rulers, stop-watches, voltmeters, and thermometers.

Edheads

Edheads creates unique, free Web experiences designed to make hard-to-teach science, technology, engineering, and math concepts understandable. Harnessing the myriad possibilities of the Internet and connecting to nationally-recognised educational standards, Edheads delivers in-depth content that allows K-12 students and the curious of all ages to learn intuitively in an online environment.

Smithsonian Science

This is a website produced by the Smithsonian’s Office of Public Affairs featuring stories, photos, and videos of Smithsonian scientific research that asks questions and explores current issues while pushing the boundaries of human knowledge.

Earth Science Teachers' Association

The aim of the association is to advance education by encouraging and supporting the teaching of Earth sciences at all levels, whether as a single subject such as Geology, or as part of other courses such as Science and Geography.

Science Zone

This website has teaching and learning resources to help children in elementary school, such as interactive games and resources.

EElink

The new EElinked is a collection of networks for environmental educators. It is a place where one can find and share materials and resources. It is a powerful new tool for engaging with the broad universe of environmental educators.

The Science Spot

This website offers science activities aligned with the Illinois Learning Standards for Science (middle-school level). The lessons have been created for use in a middle-school classroom with textbooks by the Prentice Hall science series.

CSIRO

CSIRO offers science programmes and resources for schools, special events around Australia, and a great range of at-home science for all ages.

National Geographic Kids

National Geographic maintains this site just for kids. Travel, animals, geography, and much more are included. They also have activities and interviews with scientists.

Exploratorium

This science website helps educators create fun and exciting projects for kids. Choices include static, mirrors, mixtures, and more.

EurekAlert!

This website contains scientific news by subject. One can choose from archaeology, biology, chemistry and many more.

Science Dictionary

In this website one can get glossaries for science subjects, such as chemistry, physics, biology, and more.