Resources for Multiple Grades


Sea Turtle Conservancy - Multiple resources for Grade 3 habitats, Grade 4 flow of energy and ecosystems, Grade 5 classification. These resources are cross curriculum with opportunities for writing, reading, mathematics, and social studies.

http://conserveturtles.org/

Technology Resources

Windows Live Movie Maker

Any Video Converter
When working with video files, you may not have the correct file format to play on your computer or to upload to a particular site. Any Video Converter is a free program that allows you to easily convert to most of the popular video files. It features a YouTube video downloader and the ability to strip out the audio section of a video in case you need to change it in any way.

Flip Video Camera

Teach Engineering.org - resource that provides curricular units, lessons, and activities for grades K-12. You can select to see how resources are correlated to state standards. Great search feature to locate appropriate resources within the site.

http://www.teachengineering.org/index.php

eGFI - This site has lesson plans and hands-on activities for K-12 that use math and science skills related to engineering.

http://teachers.egfi-k12.org/

PBS Teachers STEM Education Resource Center

http://www.pbs.org/teachers/stem/

AAAS Science Net Links - This site includes free teaching tools, interactives, podcasts, and hands-on activities. Searches can be filtered by grade, theme, or content type.

http://sciencenetlinks.com/about-science-netlinks/


Science Museum.org - Hands-on science investigations (K-12) that include materials lists and student activity sheets. http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/educators/classroom_and_homework_resources.aspx

Also found on this site are online games that reinforce science investigations.

http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/onlinestuff/games.aspx


Benchmarks for Science Literacy Online - excellent guideline for what students should know and be able to do in science.


PBS Learning Media - Free digital content aligned to common core standards and GPS. Search by subject, grade, media type, resource type, or accessibility type.