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Science material

by Jillian Beale
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assorted resources to use when in the science classroom. 

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Stellarium


Added 10/29/2013

I think using Stellarium would be a lot of fun for any 8th grade science class when they get to Unit 3: Sun, moon, earth systems.  It could be a hands on tool  for the whole class to download at home and explore with, or it can be treated as an enrichment for those students who finish in class assignments ahead of schedule.

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Virtual Museum of Fossils


Added 10/29/2013

I think this is a great resource especially at the middle school level.  Easy to naviagate and to the point, you can show your students fossils based on location, time, animal, etc.  Great efficient and affordable way of demonstrating multiple types of fossils to your students. 

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Visual Elements Interpretation of the Periodic Table


Added 10/29/2013

great visual and online guide to the periodic table of element.  Could be utilized by a technology saavy classroom or a learner better served through electronics. 

4.

Scientific Method Detectives


Added 10/29/2013

I really appreciate this websites way of presenting material - additionally it has some great lesson ideas. 

5.

Color Filters


Added 10/29/2013

really interesting and helpful tutorial on light and and color, as well as other related materials. 

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