Science and Religion - Friends or Foes
"This paper describes core ideas behind science and religion and outlines the differences and common features. Four models describing the relationship between science and religion are briefly outlined. It is proposed that the interaction model is likely...
Science and Religion - Interpreting the Data
Kennedy discusses data and interpretation in science. Science and Religion have a difficult time understanding the other. Science ignores the supernatural realm, but religion expects harmony because God is the Creator and the one who set up all the natural...
Science Class -- No More Yucks!
Grade 4-Grade 12
This article from the JAE special science issue suggests that by using encouragement, creative thinking, and the wonders of science, teachers can make science one of the most rewarding school experiences. Suggestions for doing this are to be honest and trustworthy,...
Science Curricular Resources
A collection of science curricular resources for K-12 teachers inclusive of books, brochures, videos, integrated web-based resources, outreach opportunities, resources for students, and much more.
Science Curriculum Framework SPD
Grade 5-Grade 12
An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...
Science is Doing
Many elementary teachers do not feel comfortable with hands-on learning in science class. However, science can't be effectively taught by worksheets and vocabulary alone. This article demonstrates how experimental work in science brings out the best in student...
Read current and past issues of Scientific American magazine online at this well organized, and information-rich website.
Shodor Interactive Online Math and Science Activities
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,...
Shodor Math and Science Education
"Shodor is a nonprofit organization serving students and educators by providing materials and instruction relating to computational science (scientific, interactive computing)."
Smithsonian Education is the central education web site for the Smithsonian Institute. Educators may access resources such as lesson plans, field trip options, professional development, an online resource library, and links to a variety of educational services such as the Smithsonian Research Center and Smithsonian Outreach Initiatives.
Browse or search through images from the Smithsonian Institution collections. This includes images from current exhibits, Smithsonian events and historic collections.
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
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 Science Education Center
The SSEC strives "to improve the learning and teaching of science for all students in the United States and throughout the world." This includes resources for professional development, research-based curriculum and student and parents.
Socioscientific Issues - A Framework for Teaching Ethics Through Controversial Issues in Science
"As science progresses, new techniques and
additional information present society with
new situations that require ethical analysis and
judgement. More than ever before educators of
today face the challenge of preparing students
with the knowledge...
Free online flashcards for a wide variety of subjects. Students can review the data in several different formats including flashcards, matching, word search, and hangman. Includes an app for use on a smart phone or other mobile device.
Teaching Creation in Science
Grade 9-Grade 12
An argument for the presentation of the theory of evolution while teaching science from a creationist perspective so that students are prepared to defend their beliefs. Includes a list of resources.
Teaching Science as a Christian: Faith, Evidence, Interpretation, Humility
Teaching science in elementary through higher education presents many challenges for the Christian teacher. In this article, James Hayward discusses four approaches to teaching science as a Christian: affirmation of faith, presentation of evidence; discussion...
Teaching the Tough Topics
In this article Goodwin asks the provocative question: "How can the Adventist educator help students deal with the difficult issues while preserving intellectual integrity and enhancing faith in God and His word?" Goodwin encourages teachers to be...
Teaching with Interactive Simulations - One Small Contribution Toward Science Education for All
With science-related challenges growing worldwide, all citizens should have an understanding of science in order to participate in the democratic addressing of these issues. Enhancing education will require a variety of methods. "This paper briefly describes...