General Science

ABC Science – Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Teaching Science section. Lesson plans, conundrums, demonstrations.

AIMS Activity Database - A collection of math and science puzzles to stimulate and engage your students. Look around the website, there may be other things of interest.

Annenberg Media - Professional development and resources for teachers, science section. See also mathematics section.

BioMEDIA ASSOCIATES - Supplier of learning programs for biology; free posters for download.

Boreal Classroom Activities - A supplier of science materials and equipment to Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science and Physics teachers.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada - For after school care and activities for kids and teens.

Canadian Cave Tour Operators - Take your older children on an exciting educational adventure.

Canadian Science and Math Links – Links from across Canada from Living Graphs.

Canadian Space Agency – For educators.

Alberta Science Network - Is a great resource for teachers: for professional development, resource kits, classroom kits and “Ask a scientist”.

Engaging Science - A professional enrichment and learning resource program in science education to inspire teachers – in British Columbia.

Enhancing Learning with Technology – A lesson plan bank for Alberta curriculums.

Explore Learning – Commercial products for interactive science simulations for students.

Figure This - Math Challenges for families. National Council of Teachers of Mathematics has sections for teachers and parents.

Global Schoolhouse - Worldwide project learning exchanges to develop science, math, literacy and communication skills, foster teamwork, civic responsibility and collaboration, encourage workforce preparedness and create multi-cultural understanding.

Internet Public Library (ipl2) – An index to the Internet which provides a point of access for librarian-selected Internet resources.

JASON Project - The JASON Project connects students with great explorers and great events to inspire and motivate them to learn science.

Let's Talk Science: Inspiring Discovery - Hands-on science for educators, families and teens.

Math Central - Teachers Bulletin Board

National Geographic for Parents - Family-friendly activities and games.

National Geographic for Teachers.

Nothern Lights Library System – For Nothern Alberta.

Outreach Science Ontario - Biotechnology in the Classroom: a PCR and cloning lab module.

Parenting Teens has advice for parents as well as suggestions for school-related activities.

Project Skymath - Uses real-time weather data to develop several mathematical concepts using weather and temperature. Designed for middle school.

RiverWatch - Alberta site which allows junior and senior high school science classes from Calgary and Edmonton to explore a 10 km section of their local river during a rafting trip. Along the way, students make shoreline stops to conduct water chemistry and biology tests.

Science NetLinks - Providing a wealth of resources for K-12 science educators, Science NetLinks is your guide to meaningful standards-based Internet experiences for students.

Science News for Kids - Teacher Zone.

Surfing the Net with Kids with Barbara J. Feldman.

TryScience - See teachers and parents sections. Activities and ideas that are for the whole family. Contains information as to why science is important.

Science Outreach Athabasca - November 26, 2018

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