Resources for Teachers and Students
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Turn the fun of food into a great science experience to start off the school year using a new science content reading Is there a gene for liking broccoli? and an accompanying activity Taste this!
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.►Archive of Geography quizzes
The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.
Classroom Caption Contest!
►Win a book by creating a caption for this week's lesson
This week's lesson:
How safe are our secrets from hackers?►Download the lesson
Daily Science Webcasts
An entomologist gives us a tour of the insects singing along a creek one hot summer night.
-- Sep 22, 2014