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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Fran’s Freebies: Invertebrates Cursive

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  This simple set of 10 cursive handwriting worksheets covers these different types of animals without backbones (invertebrates): sponges cnidarians flatworms roundworms segmented worms mollusks arthropods crustaceans (type of arthropod) arachnids (type of arthropod) echinoderms   How many of these …

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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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