BBC Eyewitness Video Lessons

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BBC and DK Vision have partnered to create the Eyewitness natural history video series. Each video is about a half-hour long and focuses on one aspect of the natural world such as plants, elephants, volcanoes, islands, sight, or flight.   …

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Science Kids Website

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At this colorful site from New Zealand, you are sure to find something fun to add to your science studies! Science for Kids features games, lessons, experiments, videos, and other resources in 30 different science topic areas.   Here are …

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Scholastic Online Resources

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Have you visited the Scholastic website for Teachers? Here’s a breakdown of some of the awesome sections on this huge educational website: Teacher Resources & Tools including Daily Starters (by grade level), Videos for Teachers, a Freebie Corner, and a …

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Freebies from Kids Discover

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You know Kids Discover — they are the creator of all those fascinating little complete study unit mini-magazines that you’ve seen, with all the bright colors and interesting infographics. Much like ZooBooks, they often have puzzles and other fun stuff …

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Fran’s Freebies: EarthSpheres earth sciences game

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  This simple game reviews the following earth “spheres”: – the biosphere – the hydrosphere – the lithosphere – the troposphere – the strato-/meso-spheres – the thermo-/exo-spheres Each player or team tries to be first to cover all 12 spaces …

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Weather Lotto

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  This little game is simple and sweet. Give each player or team a lotto-style playing board, each showing 9 weather or seasons words. On each turn, players pick a picture card and try to fit it on their board. …

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Ology – science fun online

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  The American Museum of Natural History in New York City offers a fun site for exploring science: Ology.  While this site does not offer printables or assessments to help science educators, it is GREAT for: Filling in those extra …

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Atmosphere lessons by KidsGeo.com

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KidsGeo.com offers a helpful set of online text-based lessons covering all aspects of the Earth’s atmosphere: all about air composition of air how air affects weather why the sky is blue layers of the atmosphere atmospheric pressure gases and water weather and climate …

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Fran’s Freebies: Earth’s Atmosphere Worksheets

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  This 14-page free printable packet can be used as a complete topical unit study on the Earth’s atmosphere.  Not only does it include worksheets for review and practice, but also a thorough introduction to the layers of the atmosphere and the composition …

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