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Science Teacher Resources

Unlock the wonder and fun of science by exploring the printables, lessons, graphic organizers, and quizzes below. Whether you're teaching a unit on geology, space, chemistry, or physics, you'll find the science materials you need for elementary, intermediate, and high school students. You can easily incorporate math, history, or art activities into your science curriculum with these resources. Use Earth Day activities in April to teach your students about nature and respecting the environment.

Whiteboard Compatible Mini-Lessons

Sense Organs: Skin, Nose, Tongue Mini-Lesson
The Amazing Rain Forest Mini-Lesson
Ocean Zones Mini-Lesson
Introducing Dinosaurs Mini-Lesson
Adaptations: Bird Beaks Mini-Lesson
Fossils Mini-Lesson
Intro to Rocks Mini-Lesson
Meet the Planets Mini-Lesson
Characteristics of Mammals Mini-Lesson
Animals of the Antarctic Mini-Lesson
Meet the Mammals Mini-Lesson
Intro to Water Mini-Lesson
More About Minerals Mini-Lesson
Animals of the Arctic Mini-Lesson
Focus on Frogs Mini-Lesson
Introducing Deserts Mini-Lesson
Astronomy Through the Ages Mini-Lesson
More Mini-Lessons

Printables for Grades K-2

Plant Parts
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities Booklet
Photosynthesis Worksheet
Human Body Printable Book (K-3)
Summer Crossword Puzzle
World Map (Black and White)
Body Parts
More Popular Science Printables (K-2)

Printables for Grades 3-5

Parts of a Volcano Labeling Worksheet
My Summer Reading Chart
Careers: Who Am I?
The Human Body: Disease & Wellness Printable Book (Grades K-5)
Animals Printable Book (4-6)
Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Major Bones of the Body
More Popular Science Printables (3-5)

Printables for Grades 6-8

Performance-Based Science Activities
What Is the Digestive System?
Activity: Messenger RNA
How Does Alcohol Affect the Body?
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Reading Passage
How Do Lenses Refract Light?
AIDS/STD Crossword Puzzle
More Popular Science Printables (6-8)

Printables for Grades 9-12

Performance-Based Science Activities
What Is DNA?
Environment & Pollution: Matching Worksheet
Rulers: Inches and Centimeters
The Parts of the Heart (Blank) Printable
The Respiratory System (Blank) Printable
The Female and Male Reproductive Systems
More Popular Science Printables (9-12)

Lesson Plans

Life Cycle of Butterflies
What Materials Conduct Static Electricity Best?
Which Metal Corrodes the Fastest?
Gravity and Weight on Other Planets
The Sunflower
What Am I? Icebreaker
Layers of the Rain Forest
More Popular Science Lesson Plans

Science Graphic Organizers

Top 10 Science Graphic Organizers
Float or Sink
KWL Chart - Animals
Double Entry Journal Template
Cause and Effect Organizer
Time Line Graphic Organizer
Dogs and Cats as Pets: Venn Diagram
Time Line
More Popular Science Graphic Organizers

Quizzes

Volcanoes and Earthquakes Quiz
Circulatory System Quiz
Digestion Quiz
Human Body Parts Quiz
Bacteria and Viruses Quiz
Extreme Weather Quiz
The Brain Quiz
More Science Quizzes

References

List of Rain Forest Animals
Global Warming: A Glossary of Terms
Cranberry Facts
Global Warming: So, What's the Big Deal?
Dinosaur Facts Part I
Vertebrates Versus Invertebrates
Oceans and Seas
More Popular Science References

Science Games

Poptropica Teaching Guide: Time Tangled Island
Seeds Word Search
An Animal Puzzle
Bones & Muscles Word Search
Hospital Word Search
More Online Science Games

Earth Day Activities

Recycling & Waste Management – Educational Videos & Activities
Money-Saving Tips for Teachers
Plant Crossword Puzzle
Renewable and Non-renewable Energy
Why Are Wetlands Important to the Environment?
Favorite Classroom Activities for Going Green
Home, Sweet, Home: Animal Habitats
More Earth Day Teacher Resources

Spring Resources for Science Class

Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheet
Spring Crossword Puzzle I
Frog Life Cycle Booklet
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Comprehension Questions
Spring Crossword Puzzle II
Tissue Flower Craft
Baseball Fun
More Popular Spring Resources for Science Class

Autumn Resources for Science Class

As Soon As It's Fall Poetry Pack
Seasons Printables Slideshow
Fall Haiku
Flower and Leaf Press
Fall Similes
Looking for Signs of Photosynthesis
Autumn Tree
More Popular Autumn Resources for Science Class

Winter Resources for Science Class

Types of Snow
Glacial Pressure
How Can You Make a Thermometer?
Weather Station
Let It Snow!
Herbs in the Classroom
Lowest Recorded Temperatures
More Popular Winter Resources for Science Class

Language Arts Activities for Science Class

Lesson Planning Center
Summer Fun Worksheets
Summer Reading (Grades 6-8)
Summer Reading (Grades K-2)
Summer Reading (Grades 9-12)
Summer Reading (Grades 3-5)
Plant Parts
More Popular Language Arts Activities for Science Class

Literature Activities for Science Class

Animal Farm Literature Guide
Island of the Blue Dolphins Activities
How to Eat Fried Worms Enrichment Activities
Post Card Template
"The Grasshopper and the Owl": A Fable by Aesop
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
And Tango Makes Three Educator's Guide
More Popular Literature Activities for Science Class

Math & Science Connected

Weather Graph
Plant Graph
Graphing: X and Y Axis
Gummy Worm Measurements
Building Toothpick Bridges
Mathematical Scavenger Hunt Through the Human Body
Measuring: Liquid Volume
More Popular Math & Science Resources

Art & Science Connected

Tissue Flower Craft
Rain Forest Animals
Plants of the Rain Forest
Rain Forest Art
Life Cycle Charts
T. Rex Pop-Up Activity
Paper Plate Dinosaur
More Popular Art Activities for Science Class

Digital Books

Gallery of DK Digital Books for Life Science
Gallery of DK Digital Books for Earth Science

Social Studies & Science Connected

Educational Clip Art Images from DK
World Map (Black and White)
Animal Farm Literature Guide
Science, Technology, and Society: Wetlands Watch
Poptropica Teaching Guide: Time Tangled Island
Weather Graph
Reading Warm-Up 22 for Gr. 1 & 2: Geography
More Popular Social Studies Activities for Science Class

History & Science Connected

Poptropica Teaching Guide: Mystery Train Island
"The Grasshopper and the Owl": A Fable by Aesop
Inventions & Machines Printable Book (K-4)
Create Your Own Invention
"The Fox and the Goat": A Lesson on Aesop's Fable
Time Line Graphic Organizer
The Modern Street-Cleaner Puzzle & Reading Passage
More Popular History Activities for Science Class

Biography Activities for Science Class

Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Reading Passage
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring: Comprehension Questions
Popular Inventions Printables
Albert Einstein, Physicist
Samuel Morse
Rachel Carson: The Coming of a Silent Spring
No Silent Springs: Rachel Carson
More Popular Biography Activities for Science Class

Technology Resources for Science Class

Animal Report PowerPoint Presentation
Women in Space: Sally Ride and Christa McAuliffe
Popular Space Sciences Printables, Grades K-4
Science and Technology: Earthquake!
Popular Space Sciences Printables, Grades 5-8
How Distant Are the Planets from the Sun?
Insects on the Internet
More Popular Technology Resources for Science Class

Inventions Activities for Science Class

Rev Up Your Veggies: A Physical Science Activity
Famous Firsts in Aviation
List of Inventions and Discoveries
Inventions & Machines Printables Slideshow
Invent a Flying Machine
My Invention Book
Classroom Catapults
More Popular Inventions Activities for Science Class

Plants (Botany)

Plant Parts
Photosynthesis Worksheet
Careers: Who Am I?
How a Seed Grows -- Little Book
Plant Parts
Growth Cycle of Plants
From Seed to Plant
More Plants (Botany) – Teacher Resources

Human Body Resources

Brain Science Curriculum (Grades 3 & 4)
Brain Science Curriculum (Grades 5 & 6)
What Is the Digestive System?
Human Body Printable Book (K-3)
How Does Alcohol Affect the Body?
How Do Lenses Refract Light?
The Human Body: Disease & Wellness Printable Book (Grades K-5)
More Human Body Resources for Teachers

Health & Nutrition Activities

Thought for Food: A Nutrition Lesson
The Foods We Eat
An Edible Experiment
Dinosaur Hunters
Extinguishing a Fire
Food Groups
Wellness Poster
More Popular Health & Nutrition Activities

Food & Science Connected

How to Eat Fried Worms Enrichment Activities
Insects in the Garden
Gummy Worm Measurements
Which Foods Do Molds Love Best?
Class Garden
Salt or Sugar: Which Dissolves Faster in Different Liquids?
Fruits and Vegetables List
More Popular Food Activities for Science Class

Chemistry Activities

Activity: Messenger RNA
What Is DNA?
Which Metal Corrodes the Fastest?
What Are Chromosomes?
Science Key-Term Crossword Puzzle
Dominant and Recessive Genes
Dirty Water
More Popular Chemistry Activities

Physics Resources

What Materials Conduct Static Electricity Best?
Potential and Kinetic Energy
Float or Sink
B. J. & T. J. Bear Discover Light Reflections
Science and Language Arts: Moving Objects
What Are Ocean Waves?
What Is Sound Quality?
More Popular Physics Resources

Activities for Space Sciences

Zodiac Constellations
Constellations: Pictures in the Sky Lesson Plan
Moon Things
Moon's Phases Lesson Plan
The Great Space Race
Earth's Journey Through the Universe
Space Play: Tour of the Solar System
More Popular Space Activities for Science Class

Geology Activities

Parts of a Volcano Labeling Worksheet
Frequently Asked Questions about Tsunamis
Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Vertebrate and Invertebrate Animals
Volcanoes
Why Are Wetlands Important to the Environment?
A Volcano Wordsearch
More Popular Geology Activities

Weather Activities

Summer Crossword Puzzle
Weather Symbols
What Is a Station Model?
Extreme Weather
Hurricanes
Spring Crossword Puzzle II
Earth Day Printable Book (K-4)
More Weather Resources for Teachers

Insect Resources

List of Rain Forest Animals
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Activities Booklet
Life Cycle of Butterflies
Body Parts of an Ant
Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheet
Animal Habitat Crossword Puzzle
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
More Insects – Teacher Resources

Animal Resources

Animals Printable Book (4-6)
Layers of the Rain Forest Worksheets
What Am I? Icebreaker
Animals of the Rainforest
"Dear Zoo" Flap Book
And Tango Makes Three Educator's Guide
Animal Research and Writing
More Animals – Teacher Resources

Additional Resources

Science Visuals (Grades 6-12)
Science Transparencies (Grades 6-12)

Highlights

Videos
Do your students love videos? We have a growing collection of videos (including related activities) for holidays and events, including: women's history, Memorial Day, Independence Day, slavery & the Civil War, U.S. Presidents, handwashing awareness, the Common Core, American History, and the environment. Enjoy!

June Calendar of Events
June is full events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: U.N. World Environment Day (6/5), D-Day (6/6), World Oceans Day (6/8), Diary Day (6/12), Flag Day (6/14), Ramadan Begins (6/18), World Refugee Day (6/20), Father's Day (6/21), Summer Begins (6/21), and Meteor Day (6/30). Plus, celebrate Child Vision Awareness Month and Safety Month all June long!

Teaching with Comics: Galactic Hot Dogs
Reach reluctant readers and English-language learners with comics! Our original teaching guides to the Galactic Hot Dogs comic series (chapters 1-4 and 5-8), as found on Funbrain.com, will take students on a cosmic adventure while engaging their creative minds. Plus, find even more activities for teaching with comics, featuring many other classic stories.

Now available: Galactic Hot Dogs in print! Buy it at bookstores now.

Poptropica Teaching Guides
Poptropica is one of the Internet's most popular sites for kids—and now it's available as an app for the iPad! It's not just a place to play games; each of the islands featured on the site provides a learning opportunity. Check out our teaching guides to four of Poptropica's islands: 24 Carrot Island, Time Tangled Island, Mystery Train Island, and Mythology Island.

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