Biology for Kids: 5 Sites

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Whether you teach biology to one or one hundred students each year, you will be sure to find something useful among these five websites: Science Kids: Biology for Kids This colorful site features facts, lessons, videos, and quizzes, plus images, …

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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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Natural Coloring Books

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I love animals and still fondly remember a unit on endangered species we did when I was in fourth grade. These Natural Coloring Books remind me of those fun coloring pages I did back then, with clean lines and fun …

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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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Fran’s Freebies: Seabirds Unit

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This 24-page FREEBIE is a unique, one-of-a-kind science mini unit on Birds of the Ocean. Add it to a few library books and perhaps a fun seabirds video, and you have a complete study unit on seabirds. This can be …

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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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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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Cells Alive!

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  The Cells Alive!  website is a great resource for biology teachers and home educators covering cell biology. One of the most unique features of this site — which can be used for elementary through college students — is the …

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Fran’s Freebies: Cells Worksheets

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  This free worksheet packet covers cells, mitosis, and other related cytology topics.   There are six worksheets appropriate for middle school, high school, or adult learners — and each comes with a full answer key. Fran’s Freebies Cells Worksheets packet …

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Habits of the Heart

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  If you are teaching life science or biology, Habits of the Heart by the Science Museum of Minnesota is a valuable resource for your studies of the cardiopulmonary system.  The heart is studied in detail, with a labeled diagram and a couple …

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Animal Diversity Web

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If you haven’t already explored this website, you’ve been missing out!  Animal Diversity Web is an online “encyclopedia for exploring biodiversity” created and maintained by the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology. The main feature of this expansive site is …

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