NAD Standards for High School Science Courses
Grade 7-Grade 12
Download the performance standards for Science courses in North American Adventist high schools:
World Resources Institute
The World Resources Institute (WRI) is an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people’s lives. Topic areas include: climate, energy and transport; governance and access; markets and...
A Creation Perspective on Economics, Ecology and Environment
Fisher considers how many features of society (economics) and religion have affected nature in a drastic way. He looks specifically at Christians and ways they can change.
Grade 6-Grade 12
Biology teachers will love dissecting this site! It's filled with
classroom activities, labs, worksheets, science news, virtual field
trips, quizzes, images and lesson plans on everything from tree rings
and genetic engineering to DNA and random sampling...
Botany Careers - Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to frequently asked questions about a career in botany. Explains what botany is, how it is used in society, careers, areas of specialization, and more.
CIESE - Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education
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....
Composting With Worms
Did you know that worms can help save our environment? Vermicomposting -- or composting with worms -- plays an important role in the ecological practices of Toronto. Information from the city's home page can show you how to get started by getting your own...
Crow Canyon Archaeological Center
"The diverse publications in this site include materials that will introduce you to the history, archaeology, and ecology of the Four Corners area. Teachers interested specifically in study guides and lesson plans should refer to the list of teacher resources,...
Grade 6-Grade 12
Link to events, activities, articles, eco-info, problem-solving, images and videos about earth week, nature in your backyard, going green, and features resources online.
Food Chain - In the Sea and On Land
Grade 5-Grade 8
Examples, with photos, of a food chain on land, and at sea.
Food Chain - Visual Dictionary
The Visual Dictionary shows the order of relationships of predation and dependence among living organisms. All terms are defined.
Frog Friendly Tips to Help Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Grade 5-Grade 8
Discover creative recycling tips from our Frog Friendly Tips Show that you can do at work or at home.
Geography 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...
Introduction to the Cycads
Learn about cycads life history and ecology, fossil record, morphology and information about Cycadophyta's three families.
Keepers of the Garden - Christians and the Environment
"Unfortunately, because of wrongful interactions by human beings with the environment, an ecological crisis is underway. Some scientists suggest that 'we are living on borrowed time, and tragically, we are borrowing the time from coming generations.…The...
NAD Social Studies Curriculum Guide K-8
This 2005 40-page NAD curriculum guide includes the Adventist philosophy guiding Social Studies education, general goals, strands and essential learnings in history, civics and government, geography, economics, individuals, society and culture. Appendix A...
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,...
Plant Database - USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Grade 5-Grade 8
This is a searchable database. "The PLANTS Database provides standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories. It includes names, plant symbols, checklists, distributional data,...
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...
Restoration of the Environment - an Adventist Perspective
Otewa outlines "the fall of humanity in sin as the rootcause of the widespread environmental destruction on the surface of the earth." He also proposes "ways by which Adventist teachers can integrate faith in their teaching of environmental...