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Games, puzzles and activities centered around nature and science for kids grades K-12.  Developed by the U.S. Geological... see more

This s a simple and fun classroom activity where students exercise their creativity by coming up with various methods to... see more

Knowing ‘how many’ of any species is a challenge for researchers. In recent years satellites have been used, but there... see more

Making high school science labs more real, more engaging, and more accessible Online laboratories (iLabs) are... see more

Inquiry-based activities investigating sound waves and the structure and function of the human ear. Also a valuable... see more

In this activity students will be constructing roller coasters using the iPad App Coaster Physics that would be a... see more

How Do Body Systems Work Together is a Stand Alone Instructional Resource.  It focuses on how the Nervous, Skeletal and... see more

In this out of class tutorial, students explore several examples of natural selection and speciation.

In this out of class tutorial, students explore several examples of natural selection and speciation.

This webquest introduces students to the spaceweather.com website and provides a deepr exploration of the factors that... see more

At the beginning of a DNA, DNA replication, and mitosis unit, students are given a short science news article summarizing... see more

At the beginning of a DNA, DNA replication, and mitosis unit, students are given a short science news article summarizing... see more

Every human cell has a "second" genome, found in the cell's energy-generating organelle, the mitochondrion. In fact, each... see more

Every human cell has a "second" genome, found in the cell's energy-generating organelle, the mitochondrion. In fact, each... see more

In this activity, students are assigned different alleles of the gene for phenylalanine hydroxylase to research using... see more

In this activity, students are assigned different alleles of the gene for phenylalanine hydroxylase to research using... see more

Students receive information about cladistics and apply this phylogenetic approach to two problems, collecting data,... see more

Students receive information about cladistics and apply this phylogenetic approach to two problems, collecting data,... see more

This role playing activity, presented by the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network, covers both methods of... see more

The Why Files explores the "science behind the news." Current features are "Radiation Reassessed," an exploration of the... see more

The Why Files explores the "science behind the news." Current features are "Radiation Reassessed," an exploration of the... see more

This module introduces students to the basics behind translation of a messenger RNA sequence into protein. In addition to... see more

This module introduces students to the basics behind translation of a messenger RNA sequence into protein. In addition to... see more