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resources for the interdisciplinary study of science at the elementary or primary school level

  • Adventist Resource
    ByDesign NAD Science Multi-grade Cycle Charts and Resources Grade 1-Grade 8
    "The ByDesign program provides resources for the multi-grade teacher. The resources align the topics across grades 1–4 and grades 5–8, allowing a teacher with multi-grade combinations to teach the same topic across grade levels. This is accomplished...

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    Geoscience Research Institute Grade 6-Lifelong
    The website of this Adventist research organization provides links to a wealth of information for students and teachers of Science or Religion. The Institute uses both science and revelation to study the question of origins. Links provide access to a wide...

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    NAD Elementary Science Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 science classes in North American Adventist schools: Life...

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    NAD Science 5-8 Essential Supplementary Resources Update 2008 Grade 5-Grade 8
    Supplements to the North American Division Grade 5-8 Science texts: Discover God's Creation, Explore God's Creation, Discover God's World, and Explore God's World. Organized by text, by field of science and alphabetically, including activities for inquiry...

  • National Geographic Education Resources Grade 5-Lifelong
    Many resources for kindergarten all the way to secondary as well as family resources. A wealth of Xpedition lesson plans linked to all the science standards; maps (both printer-friendly and the best to buy), flags and online adventures for social sciences...

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    Teacher Bulletin Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Prepared by the NAD Atlantic Union annually, Teacher Bulletin provides busy teachers with creative units for multi-grade/multi-age elementary classes.

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    Website for By Design: A Journey Through Excellence in Science Grade 1-Grade 8
    This website contains a program overview, curriculum documents, resources, pricing, professional development and other information about the Adventist elementary science curriculum in North America.

  • Scott Foresman/Pearson Grade 1-Grade 8
    Scott Foresman (owned by Pearson) is a leading elementary educational publisher of leveled readers and textbooks for science, language arts, mathematics, social studies, art, music and ESL.

  • 333 Science Tricks and Experiments Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Filled with projects guaranteed to interest children and young students, this book is a collection of illusions, experiments, and demonstrations that teach a variety of scientific principles. The author explores a wide range of scientific wonders with clear,...

  • AAAS Science Benchmarks Online Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Science benchmarks from the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The Project 2061 publishes Benchmarks for Science Literacy and Science for All Americans to answer "the question of what constitutes adult science literacy, recommending...

  • ABC Tools to Create Documents Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "abcteach provides tools to help teachers create the documents they need for their classrooms when they can't find exactly what they are looking for elsewhere. You can try all of our tools for free!" Tools generator includes ABC sort,...

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    Adventist Robotic League (ARL)—In the Classroom and Beyond Grade 4-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation documents the values and challenges of joining the Adventist Robotic League. Robots are all around us and our students are fascinated with how they work and what they can do.

  • Apples 4 the Teacher Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Find free coloring pages and classroom activities for everything from holidays to history. Or use interactive learning games, quizzes, and a worksheet generator for creative arts, foreign languages, language arts, math, science, social studies, and more.

  • Ben Roy's Science Zone Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The Science Zone is directed by Ben Roy,a former elementary and middle school principal and teacher. Science Zone puts on mobile science shows and drug education programs for schools, churches, and youth groups. Rob Roy also conducts teacher workshops; outdoor...

  • Big Fearon Book of Doing Science Grade 1-Grade 6
    Explorations and Adventures in Life, Earth, and Physical Science for Grades 1-6. Makemaster Blackline Masters.

  • Brain Pop Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports teachers, and bolsters achievement – in classrooms, at home, and on mobile devices." It utilizes interactive online learning with quizzes, game play, and activities in many subjects.

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    By Design Earth Science Units - Tips from Sciences on How to Keep the Focus on the Creator Grade 1-Grade 8
    Modeled after the ByDesign inquiry based approach, this 2018 NAD convention workshop by a Geoscience Research Institute representative provided "illustrations to be replicated by the teachers in the classroom." See the presentation for details.

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    ByDesign Science for the Multi-grade Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop was "designed to help teachers in multi-grade classrooms better utilize the By Design Science program and take advantage of the many inquiry science opportunities available in the program that fit well with the multi-grade...

  • CIESE - Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    With collaborative, partner, real time data and primary source projects, CIESE is well on its way to fulfilling its Mission Statement: To catalyze and support excellence in teaching and learning of science, technology, engineering, math and other core subjects....

  • Click Magazine Preschool-Kindergarten
    Click is an award-winning science magazine for kids ages 3-6. It introduces kids to animals, science, art, nature, and the environment. Free with each paid subscription comes access to bonus content on the companion web site. Play interactive games, read extra...

  • Cobblestone Publishing Website Preschool-Grade 8
    Cobblestone publishes seven magazines for young readers, ranging from preschool to eighth grade. Topics include science, social studies, California history, geography, African-American history. Links from page to each magazine, order information online. They...

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    Commonly Asked Questions About Science and the Bible Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Ariel Roth addresses commonly asked questions about the conflict between science and the Bible that students often ask. Some questions addressed in this article include: What is the conflict between science and the Bible? Why don't scientists believe in the...

  • Cool Science Experiments Grade 3-Grade 8
    Free experiments for kids to try with parent or teacher supervision. Topics include chemistry, earth, and life science. This website is for a commercial group that does demonstrations for a fee.

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    Creating a Butterfly Garden at Your School Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Practical tips on how to create a butterfly garden in a schoolyard habitat, and how to obtain, care for and feed butterflies. A list of online and published resources is included at the end.

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    Creating Teachable Moments in Science Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Teachable moments can be created through discrepant events, or surprise outcomes, and lead students to make connections between subjects and to make spiritual applications. Bradley describes various experiments that will generate teachable moments as well...

  • Creative Sciencing: Ideas and Activities for Teachers and Children Kindergarten-Grade 9
    This is an all-encompassing book of science activities with information for integration into the whole-language classroom. Questions included will promote critical thinking among students, and activities are listed for each extension. Some activities are suitable...

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    Critical Inquiry in ByDesign Science - 10 Reasons to Like the ByDesign Science Textbooks Grade 1-Grade 8
    Gilkeson describes the ByDesign Science curriculum, stating, “This engaging, rigorous, and developmentally appropriate curriculum nurtures children’s natural curiosity as they explore the wonders of God’s creation through the lens of the...

  • Delta Education Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Delta's inquiry-based science helps teachers engage their students. It provides hands-on science materials correlated to NSES and state standards. Widely used hands-on science curriculum in the United States offering K–6 curricula, such as SCIS 3+, and...

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    Discover God's Creation Grade 5-Grade 6
    Previous North American Adventist Science Textbook, used in Grades 5-6 (even year), includes in-depth study of scientific methods, geology, the human body, and electricity. Components include student text, teacher's edition, and resource book with many ideas,...

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    Discover God's World Grade 5-Grade 8
    Previous NAD Textbook, Grades 5-6 (odd year), includes chapters on the nature of science, living things, birds, amphibians, reptiles, self-worth and personality, personal hygiene and care, adolescence, abuse, light, sound, waves, energy, heat, oceans, elements...

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    Discover God's World Lesson Plans Grade 5-Grade 8
    Lesson plans on climate/weather and health for 5th grade Science using Discover God's World textbook. The plans include inquiry, ELL, differentiated instruction, Special Education, and below grade level inclusions. For some of the lessons, the book...

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    Discrepant Events - More Bang, Fewer Bucks! Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD convention presentation demonstrates easy, effective, affordable ways to bring your science class to life. Discrepant events (science experiments with unexpected outcomes) help cement scientific concepts for your students. Numerous discrepant...

  • Dragonfly Grade 3-Grade 8
    Dragonfly is a site devoted to making science something a young student can participate in, rather than read about what scientists do. There are many online activities dealing with saving the planet, sound, small and tall, space exploration, navigation, water,...

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    Dreaming of Being Outside Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This article describes how to integrate the schoolyard habitat into your classroom, and curriculum. One important reason to do so is to motivate students who disengage during discussions, or do as little work as possible, yet love to go outdoors.

  • Enchanted Learning Kindergarten-Grade 5
    A wealth of lesson ideas, kids' pages, games, maps, coloring pages of animals (very specific, with facts accompanying each), and more. Many resources are free. With $20 annual membership, access 20,000 more elementary resources in the following sections: Biology:...

  • Exploratorium Grade 1-Grade 12
    The Exploratorium is a museum of science, art, and human perception. The site includes instructions for over 500 simple experiments, hands on activities, a variety of online exhibits,...

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    Explore God's Creation Grade 5-Grade 8
    Previous NAD Science textbook for Grades 7-8 (even year) includes chapters on methods of science, special creation, naturalistic evolution, fossils, age of the earth, plant classification, processes and structure, ecology, biomes, natural resources, health,...

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    Explore God's World Grade 7-Grade 8
    Previous NAD Science Textbook, Grades 7-8 (odd year), which includes chapters on the work of science, living cells, heredity, viruses, monera, protista, fungi, sponges, cnidarians, worms, mollusks, echoniderms, arthropods, sex education, sexually transmitted...

  • Explore Learning Grade 3-Tertiary
    Experience math and science with hundreds of interactive visual aids called gizmos. Browse the gizmo catalog by academic standard, grade and topic, or textbook correlations. An excellent resource for class or individual learning. Paid Subscription Required.

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    Exploring Natural Themes and Symbolism in Biblical Literature Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article discusses ways to help children understand nature underlying many Bible stories, so they can grasp the concepts each metaphor or analogy is about. This includes discussing teacher-supervised student research, outdoor learning projects, a Bible...

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    Faith and Science Resources from Southern Adventist University - Origins Grade 2-Lifelong
    Help students, church and community members explore issues related to creation with these articles, papers and links presenting origins topics from an Adventist Christian perspective. Topics also include evolution, fossils and dinosaurs. By selecting...

  • Frank Potter's Science Gems Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Dr Potter's site is an excellent resource to find science web and math resources. He updates his site regularly and also indicates suggested appropriate grade levels for all sites.

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    Genesis for Kids Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A collection of 111 fascinating science experiments that show God's power and the wonder of His creation. Each segment of the creation story from Genesis is followed by an explanation of related scientific concepts and suggestions for experiments to illustrate...

  • Geography 4 Kids Grade 5-Grade 12
    GEOGRAPHY4KIDS was created to introduce you to the world and workings of physical geography and your planet. This kind of geography is not about countries and gross domestic products. Physical geography is all about the Earth and the things that happen on...

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    Glimpses of God's Love Kindergarten-Grade 8
    365 nature-inspired Christian devotional readings, great for home, church, or school worships.

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    Go Ask the Ants - Using Nature to Teach Moral Values Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article explores three ways to use nature as a tool for moral development. The author first sets forth a biblical paradigm for a broader approach to nature, then shows how using this paradigm can inculcate three important moral virtues. Finally, some...

  • Great Websites for Kids Preschool-Grade 8
    "GWS features annotated links to web sites of interest to children 14 years of age and younger, organized into diverse subject headings from astronomy and space to zoos and aquariums, from games and entertainment to geography and maps. There is also a...

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    Habits and Habitats Grade 3-Grade 4
    Previous Adventist Science/Health textbook for Grades 3-4 (even year). Components include student text, teacher's edition, and Packets of Related Material for each book. Related Materials include worksheets, experiments, task cards, and enrichment cards designed...

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    Hands-on Science Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This list links to resources designed to help you make your science class exciting and meaningful.

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    How Can We Teach Principles and Practices of Environmental Care 0-2 years-Lifelong
    In this article, Rodger F. Jones focuses on what Christian educators can do in order to integrate biblical principles, such as service and stewardship, and an appreciation for the aesthetic value of creation, into an environmental science curriculum at various...

  • How Stuff Works Grade 5-Lifelong
    Have you ever wondered how the engine in your car works or what makes your refrigerator cold? Find clear explanations in categories: Computers & Internet, Living & Entertainment, Engines & Automotive, Around the House, Electronics & Communications,...

  • How Things Work Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A special collection created by ipl2 with links to sites with information about how things (of all kinds) work. Note that this website project has been closed since 2008, so some links may not still work.

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    In His Hands Kindergarten-Lifelong
    A nature devotional book that makes family or class devotional time fun and educational. This book is a valuable resource on faith-integrated natural topics.

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    Instructional practices in fifth- through eighth-grade science classrooms of a selected Seventh-day Adventist conference Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This investigation focused on instructional practices within 5th through 8th grade science classes of selected Seventh-day Adventist schools. Teachers reported regular use of discussion, student projects, and tests or quizzes. Most respondents said they did...

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    Instructional practices in grade 7-8 science classrooms of a selected Adventist conference. Grade 7-Grade 8
    This investigation focused on instructional practices within 7th and 8th grade science classes of selected Seventh-day Adventist schools. Teachers reported regular use of discussion, student projects, and tests or quizzes. Most respondents said they did not...

  • Interactivate Online Materials for Math and Science Education Grade 3-Grade 12
    Interactivate focuses on interactive Java-based courseware that is designed to help students explore concepts in mathematics and science. Activities range from two-player games to reinforce skills to guided activities designed to teach concepts. Includes over...

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    JAE Editorial: Experiencing and Sharing the Gift of Nature Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This editorial introduces a special edition focusing on the study of nature at different levels and from different disciplines. Articles in this issue include: The Need for Nature Repairing...

  • JumpStart Series Preschool-Grade 2
    Students learn to navigate through a schoolhouse full of interactive educational songs, puzzles, and games with a friendly host. Free membership required to play. Paid membership required for more options.

  • K-8 Student Web Lessons Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Online lessons, predominantly Math for grades 3-5, but including K-8 web-based lessons in science, social studies and language arts. This list includes the linked titles, grade level, author, and a very short description of the lesson.

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    Kendall Hunt Religious Publishing Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kendall Hunt is the publisher of the NAD Adventist K-8 reading series (Pathways), as well as Kindergarten Stepping Stones and ByDesign Science.

  • Kids Discover Grade 2-Grade 8
    Kids Discover is an award-winning series of more than 80 supplemental nonfiction titles, each focusing on a single topic in natural or social sciences. Each 20 page title covers all facets of that topic with engaging, lively, content-rich writing students...

  • Kids Gardening Preschool-Grade 12
    Information and ideas on incorporating learning and gardening, from preschool age through elementary school. Teacher and parent links on subjects ranging from literature connections, grants, gardening in school, wildlife, seasons, weather, and much more.

  • Kids Know It Website Grade 1-Grade 8
    This website has an abundance of free movies, songs, information pages, games, and other materials for student learning. Be careful of some advertisements that look like part of the site, but among the clutter, there are quality resources.

  • Kindergarten-Grade 8
    " is a site where kids can create, share, learn and have fun! We have pulled together great resources from across [United States] government that offer information that can help with anything from homework assignments to class projects, group...

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    Language Arts - Using Ed Helper Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Tammy shares how Bella Coola Adventist School is using to create and save worksheets for math skills, social studies, and science activities.

  • Lesson Paths Grade 5-Lifelong
    Lesson Paths (formerly MentorMob EDU) allows you to search for resources without having to sift through worthless items. Teachers choose resources and can edit or add to different categories.

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    Let Your Class Dream with STREAM (Science, Technology, Robotics, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The handouts from this 2018 NAD convention workshop contain activities that will get you started on creating a STREAM program in your classroom.

  • Library Video Company Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This leading educational video distributor includes over 18,000 in-stock educational video and DVD titles.

  • Link to Learning - Ontario Curriculum Links Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Linking you to websites supporting the Ontario curriculum, by subject area: language, mathematics, the arts, science and technology, social studies, history and geography, health and physical education. Special sections included for kindergarten, teacher advisory...

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    Listen to the Animals Kindergarten-Grade 1
    Monkeys, jaguars, porcupines, panda bears, and almost fifty other exciting animals jump, run and fly through the pages of this book. And each one has his own delightful story to tell to the minds of that one kind of person who never tires of animal stories...

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    Lost Treasures Earth Education Program Grade 3-Grade 4
    Facilitated by an outdoor center, students at Tualatin Valley Academy are involved in an earth education program. "This exciting new program for 8-9 year olds (3rd & 4th grade US) is based in and around the school with excursions to museums, zoos,...

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    Make it Count - Integrated Unit of Study Grade 5-Grade 8
    Each unit integrates instruction in Directed Reading, Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies. Students also incorporate social skills development, character building, and service experiences throughout the unit. The North American Division Curriculum Guides...

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    Making Elementary Science Exciting Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Rittenbach shares ideas that will help elementary science teachers keep their science classes alive. In order to engage students in science, teachers should be excited about science, use the metric system only, be safety conscious, use science journals and...

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    Making Science Real with Lab Notebooks and Whiteboards Grade 9-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation shows how any demonstration or lab activity can be enhanced by having students use lab notebooks to record data and observations. Large white boards can be used as a presentation tool where students are able to...

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    Monday Morning Science Blast Grade 5-Grade 8
    Sign up for a free weekly newsletter containing a science lab designed for a multi-grade classroom.

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    NAD Science 1-4 Implementation Guide Grade 1-Grade 4
    The NAD Science 1-4 Implementation Guide identifies the essential content and process skills listed in the NAD Science Curriculum Guide. This information is blended in a simple, usable four-strand format (life, health, physical & earth sciences)....

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    NAD Science Curriculum Guide K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This curriculum guide is designed to guide science education in Seventh-day Adventist elementary schools in North America. It includes the rationale, philosophy, Journey to Excellence aligned goals and essential learnings, a scope and sequence matrix, the...

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    NASA Sent Me to Space Camp - Alumnus Wins National Award for Mission to Make Science Fun Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Known for his hands-on approach, this science specialist makes sure his students know they are all capable scientists. A recent trip to space camp encouraged him to incorporate more problem-solving activities.

  • Nasco Online Catalogs Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "Nasco has over 20 different catalogs offering over 96,000 unique items to meet the needs of teachers in 16 different educational subject areas."

  • National Association of Biology Teachers - NABT Grade 1-Grade 12
    This national organization provides online biology resources, including sections on animals and insects, chemistry, ecology, environment, evolution, biology, general science, genetics, grants/funding, health and safety, instructional materials and resources,...

  • National Fire Protection Association - Education Programs Grade 1-Grade 8
    NFPA website with resources for educators. Programs include Learn not to Burn and Risk Watch, to help children learn safety. Lesson plans, Safety Source newsletter, community tool kits, and safety tips and fact sheets are some of the resources also available...

  • National Geographic Classroom Magazine Kindergarten-Grade 6
    National Geographic offers four classroom magazine that explore curriculum-based topics in science and social studies. Their website offers may free activities and facts for students. The Young Explorer Edition is written for children in kindergarten and first...

  • National Geographic Kids Grade 4-Grade 8
    National Geographic's magazine for kids. Features puzzles, pictures, games, stories, how-to instructions on crafts, hobbies, conservation, true-to-life adventure, articles on history, science, nature, geography. Online site, with games, videos, activities,...

  • National Science Digital Library - Math and Science Instructional Materials Kindergarten-Grade 12
    NSDL provides access to audio, video, and other multimedia resources for science and math education through Apple's iTunes Store. There is no cost to use or download materials from NSDL on iTunes U. The NSDL was created by the National Science Foundation to provide organized access to high quality resources and tools that support innovations in teaching and learning at all levels of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education.

  • National Wildlife Federation Website Preschool-Lifelong
    Home page of National Wildlife Federation. Includes links to Ranger Rick, Your Big Backyard, Animal Baby, National Wildlife and International Wildlife. Online activities. Conservation information, school yard habitat information, outdoor activities for families...

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    National Wildlife Nature Resources and Lessons Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The National Wildlife Federation offers many free lesson plans, ideas, and tools to help connect children with nature and teach about nature. They also offer a magazine and other items for purchase.

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    Nature Field Trips - More Than Just Fun Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Make your next field trip into nature a successful learning experience by following the tips in this article: make adequate plans, thoroughly prepare the class, hold students responsible for their learning, start with a great idea, adequately train volunteers/parents...

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    Nature Friend Magazine Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Nature Friend Magazine is a creation-based, monthly nature magazine for children that the whole family will enjoy. Readers can participate by submitting art, photographs, stories, puzzles and poems. Besides the various submissions used each month, an annual...

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    Nature Quest - 365 Devotionals Grade 3-Lifelong
    Excellent home, church or school worship talks/readings, these nature-based short lessons teach about the Creator and His wonderful world.

  • Newton's Apple - 300 Video Clips to Answer Science Questions Grade 6-Grade 8
    Discover the fascinating science of the world around us with over 300 video clips. Topics include: Animal and Plants, Earth and Space, Health and Medicine, Chemistry and Food, Technology and Invention and Physics and Sports.

  • Ology (American Museum of Natural History kid's site) Grade 4-Grade 8
    This website has information on different "ologies" (from archeology to zoology) as well as both hands-on and online activities for kids.

  • Online Basic Skill Games Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Link to a variety of online games reviewing basic skills in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. Interactive websites are also listed for reading, language arts, math, science, social studies, and a range of online assessments.

  • PBS Kids Website Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Links to websites associated with PBS children's programming. Most of these have educational games for the kids. Age level varies with show (preschool through early elementary).

  • PBS Teacher Resource Page Preschool-Grade 12
    Utilize these free resources from the Public Broadcasting Service. Resources include video and audio clips, documents, lesson plans, and more. You can find resources for Pre-K through grade 12 for all subject area.

  • Quia Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Quia provides a variety of educational services, including: a directory of thousands of online games and quizzes in more than 40 subject areas; templates for creating twelve different types of online games, quizzes; quiz administration and reporting tools....

  • Ranger Rick Jr Preschool-Grade 2
    Magazine for ages 4-7 published by the National Wildlife Federation. There is no outside advertising and the magazine has wonderful pictures, activities, and stories about nature and the natural world. The companion website has activities, games, stories and...

  • Ranger Rick Magazine Grade 1-Grade 6
    Ranger Rick is the publication of National Wildlife Federation aimed at lower grade students. The free website has games, activities, ecology information. If you are interested in getting Ranger Rick or Ranger Rick Jr. for your classroom call the customer...

  • Ranger Rick Science Program Grade 3-Grade 6
    The Ranger Rick Science Program covers a wide range of science concepts with standards-based content and spectacular real-world photography. Help your students achieve fluency in accessing, processing, and communicating informational text. The in-depth text...

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    Repairing the Breach - Reconnecting Students with Nature Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article explores three ways Adventist educators can “repair the breach” between students and God’s creation: 1. Encourage direct, meaningful experience with nature; 2. Improve science teaching to more effective convey the connectedness...

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    Rockets and Raisins Grade 3-Grade 4
    Previous Adventist Science/Health textbook for grades 3-4 (odd year). Components include student text, teacher's edition, and Packets of Related Material for each book. Related Materials include worksheets, experiments, task cards, and enrichment cards designed...

  • Sammy's Science House Preschool-Grade 2
    Sammy's Science House has five fun-filled activities that help children with sorting, sequencing, observing, predicting, and constructing. Students learn simple scientific classification and develop logical thinking skills painlessly by building toys and machines,...

  • Sceince Journal from National Science Teachers Association Grade 5-Grade 8
    Journals of NSTA for different levels of education.

  • Scholastic - Tom Snyder Productions Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Tour the features of Scholastic's excellent experiential learning software kits.

  • Sci4Kids Grade 1-Grade 8
    Sci4Kids is a series of online interactive adventures/stories about what scientists do at the Agriculture Research Service in Beltsville, Maryland. Sci4Kids will help 8- to 13-year old students find out that Science can be fun as well as informative.

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    Science 5-8 Syllabus - Green Valley School Grade 5-Grade 8
    Download and use/adapt this small school Science syllabus for Grades 5-8.

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    Science Curriculum Resources Grades 1 and 2 Grade 1-Grade 2
    A curriculum resource for NAD Science, grades 1 and 2, this package includes worksheets, games, manipulatives, copy masters, and picture posters suitable for bulletin boards and classroom presentations. Unit titles include The 5 Senses, What's My Name, Day's...

  • Science for All Seasons Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Science for All Seasons offers a variety of science experiments for young children.

  • Science Links Grade 3-Grade 8
    A collection of links to informational resources, lesson plans, and activities for Astononmy, Anatomy and physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Meteorology, Physics, and More.

  • Science NetLinks Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This site provides free, Internet-based content across academic disciplines. Access a wealth of standards-aligned resources for K-12 science educators, including lesson plans, interactive and reviewed Internet resources.

  • Science Presentations Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Download ready-to-go presentations for instruction and review games for science classes at all levels K-12, in a broad range of topics, including: survival, hibernation, animals, magnets, food chain, plants, water, butterflies, matter, weather, extinction,...

  • Shodor Interactive Online Math and Science Activities Grade 7-Tertiary
    Excellent interactive curriculum, instruction and assessment tools primarily for mathematics and science education, but including engineering and social studies, using technology interactively. Initiatives for middle and high school include Interactivate,...

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    Singing Penguins & Puffed Up Toads Kindergarten-Grade 1
    This collection of stories presents thoughts for meditation concerning the wonders of the world's oceans.

  • Smithsonian Institution Grade 7-Lifelong
    Share the wealth of the Smithsonian Institution, an amazing array of collections, offering a variety of museums and online exhibits, all at a click from this webpage. The Smithsonian collects art, artifacts, documents, and treasures, many of which are available...

  • Smithsonian Institution Field Trips and Learning Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Link to lesson plans, field trip information, a resource bank, and more. Learn how to visit a museum, create a museum or exhibit, and how your students should conduct interviews. Very good resource for history, language, arts, and science teachers.

  • Smithsonian Magazine Grade 7-Lifelong
    Well-illustrated journal that includes works of art, current events, and geographic and scientific information. Published monthly. Website contains links to previous articles, as well as exhibits related to articles in the current issue of the magazine.

  • Sock Puppets App Grade 1-Lifelong
    The basic version of this app freely allows you to create short puppet shows with two hand puppets. You record your voice for the narration. This could be used for students to create short shows to define words, summarize content, and make funny but educational...

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    STEAM Rises at CAA Grade 4-Grade 10
    A principal in British Columbia describes how his school combines new STEAM-focused curriculum with a spiritual element called Creator's Space.

  • Steve Spangler Science Videos Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Watch short videos on how to do experiments using household items to teach science concepts in fun ways. This site also has links for where you can purchase materials.

  • Storylines Grade 1-Lifelong
    This app allows students to work in teams of 3 to 9. The can practice vocabulary, sat words, spelling words, second language terms, ideas or anything else that can be summarized into a short phrase. Students use combinations of words and illustrations to try...

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    Students' perceptions of the teaching and learning process and academic performance in science in Adventist schools Grade 7-Grade 8
    This study investigated student perceptions of 7th and 8th grade Adventist science education programs and their relationship to achievement in science as defined by performance on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills. Findings revealed that students held generally...

  • SuperScience Grade 3-Grade 6
    A monthly magazine that inspires students to make scientific discoveries as they read fascinating news stories, engage in hands-on activities, learn about current science topics, and more! The companion web site has reproducible skills pages, downloadable...

  • Surfing the Net with Kids - Websites for Children Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Reviewed and rated websites for children. Barbara Feldman, a syndicated columnist and former computer consultant and programmer updates this website frequently, providing links to all sites reviewed.

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    Take a Micro-Hike Kindergarten-Grade 8
    When taking students on a nature-observation hike, how far you go is less important than what you see, according to this article. The objective of a micro hike is not distance or mileage, but encouraging students to use their observation skills by getting...

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    Teacher E-Clips - Garden Habitat Preschool-Grade 10
    Short video-How one school created a garden habitat on their school grounds to inspire student-driven learning, creative writing, find faith applications, and observe nature. Numerous opportunities for hands-on learning and integrating faith arise spontaneously.

  • Teacher Vision Preschool-Grade 12
    Over 20,000 pages of classroom-ready lesson plans, printables, and resources organized by grades, subjects, and themes. Themes include major USA holidays, visual and performing arts, mathematics, science, seasons, health and physical education, reading and...

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    Teachers and Students Perceptions of Seventh and Eighth Grade Science Education in a Selected Seventh-day Adventist Union Conference Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Problem: Science education has long been a great concern in the United States, where less than one-third of the students perform at or above the proficient level. The purpose of this study was to investigate the status of the science program in a selected...

  • The Franklin Institute - Resources for Science Learning Grade 1-Grade 12
    Learn about innovators in science, engineering, and technology from around the world, the history of science, and special exhibits in the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia's favorite science center. There are activities for teaching many science topics. The...

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    The relationship between students' perceptions of the teaching and learning process and academic performance in science of seventh and eighth graders enrolled in Seventh-day Adventist schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This study investigated student perceptions of 7th and 8th grade Adventist science education programs and their relationship to achievement in science as defined by performance on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills. Findings revealed that students held generally...

  • TOPScience Kindergarten-Grade 8
    TOPS Learning Systems is a non-profit that helps kids do hands-on science with simple things. Offers the best science projects for parents, teachers and students that are simple to do. The fun science activities can be done with simple things that are probably...

  • United Streaming Kindergarten-Lifelong
    United Streaming is a great place to get online video from a huge database collection. Their website says, "Discovery Education streaming is a digital video-on-demand and online teaching service to help improve students' retention and test scores; it is aligned to U.S. state and provincial standards."

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    Unlocking the Treasure House of God's Word - Outdoor School in the Adventist Curriculum Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article considers the benefits of outdoor education in Adventist schools and memories of students and teachers of positive nature-based learning. It also discusses how to implement an outdoor school program.

  • Usborne Books Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Usborne Books are fascinating, lavishly illustrated books written with humor, surprise and drama. They incorporate activities and puzzles to challenge a child's observation and intelligence. Their superb printing quality and exceptionally well-produced graphics,...

  • Web Exhibits - An Interactive Museum Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Fascinating quality online interactive learning exhibits, including: Calendars through the Ages, Daylight Saving Time, Color Vision & Art, Bellini's Feast of the Gods, Causes of Color, Pigments through the Ages, Poetry through the Ages, Van Gogh's Letters,...

  • Zoobooks Preschool-Grade 8
    Zoobooks is a kid-friendly, animal oriented website, offering educational games and fascinating information about the animals kids love. Zoobooks monthly magazine (ages 6-12) offers educational games and fascinating information about animals. Every issue contains...

  • ZOOM Science Activities Kindergarten-Grade 6
    The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) website has many simple science activities for kids. Each activity includes instructions and an explanation of what is happening.