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A great variety of free Science resources are available on the internet. This page offers an extensive listing of Science themes, curriculums, worksheets, games, and activities. Most of these resources are free, but we've also included those Science related resources that require a paid subscription or offer curriculum material for sale.
 
General Free Science Resources
 
Subcategories of Science
* Life Sciences
* Earth Sciences
* Physical Sciences
 
Nature Study
 
Science Themes
 
Science Curriculums
 
Science Supplies
 
 
 
Science Lab
"Tell me and I will forget, show me and I may remember,
involve me and I will understand."
   
General Science Resources
 

Wacky Science At Home

* Build Your Own Batteries!

 

 

AfterSchool Training
Free science videos and lessons


Answers In Genesis


Bayer - KidsScience

BBC Schools 

California Science

CMU free courses http://www.cmu.edu/oli/

Creation by Design (Free modules)
http://www.creationbydesign.com/
modules2.html


Creation Education
http://www.creationeducationstation.com/


Creative Park Science Museum
http://cp.c-ij.com/english/3D-papercraft/s-museum/index2.html

Creation Science Videos
Free downloadable videos, with power point
presentations and some lesson plans.

Did You Know 
http://www.didyouknow.cd/kids/kids.htm

Easy Fun School
http://www.easyfunschool.com/ IndexScience.html

Exploratorium
http://www.exploratorium.edu/
science_explorer/
 
Science at home


FHSST - Free Highschool Science Textbooks
Free Physical Science Grade 10, 11 and 12

FOSSweb
Digital resources, customizable class pages, and resources for each investigation located in one easy to access location.

Franklin Institute: Resources for Science Learning
Educational Hotlists link to online resources that science educators and enthusiasts may find useful.

HippoCampus (Free multimedia content for high school students: core subjects including math, science, and history)

HowStuffWorks

The JASON Project (free downloadable science curricula)

Khan Academy
Free video resources to supplement ANY math program you're already using. Browse their library of over 2100 video resources.


Krampf  http://www.krampf.com/ 
Science videos (watch experiments)


MiddleSchoolScience  http://www.middleschoolscience.com/

MIT - Free Course Material
MITOPENCOURSEWARE
Free publication of MIT course materials that reflects almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT

MIT - Highlights for Highschool
Free MIT OpenCourseWare materials that are most useful for high school students and teachers.

Montessori Materials
– Science



 

Science Classroom Posters
by Learning Things

Science Posters

 

MSNucleus (Free K-12 science curriculum)

 

 

 

 

 

NASA

National Science Digital Library  http://nsdl.org/

National Park Service Archeology for Kids

Nature in Your Backyard (Video series on wildlife and nature)

Neuroscience for Kids

Newton’s Apples
  http://www.newtonsapple.tv/video.php?id=1156

NIH
-National Institute of Health  
Free supplements

NOVA Teachers
Teacher resources


OMSI Science Resources
  http://www.omsi.edu/explore/resources.cfm

PBS (The Shape of Life) 

Public Library of Science
Scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a freely available public resource. Everything we publish is freely available online for you to read, download, copy, distribute, and use (with attribution) any way you wish.

Sci4Kids (USDA) 
http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/kids/index.html

Science and Technology of WW II
The National WWII Museum presents information, lessons, and activities about science and technology of WWII.


ScienceHouse (NC StateUniv) 
http://www.science-house.org/learn/index.html

 


Science Experiment Guide! by Aurora Lipper
This Science Experiment Guide is jam packed full of fascinating experiments that can easily be done at home. Crush a soda can using a few drops of water, defy gravity while levitating water, grow beautiful crystals overnight, and much much more. This Experiment guide is valued at $25.00, but we are making it available for FREE to all our readers.

Just click on the link and provide your e-mail address (Your information will be kept private, not sold and spam-free). The Experiment Guide will be mailed to you instantly... and it's worth it!
 
Free Science Experiment Guide

 

 

 

Science with me  
http://www.sciencewithme.com/  
Great resources & topics


Smith Life Science
http://www.smithlifescience.com/

Smithsonian 
http://www.smithsonian.org/



Think Zone 
http://thinkzone.wlonk.com/index.htm

TLS Books (free science worksheets for young children)

 

Try This At Home (TELUS World of Science)
Can't get enough of the exciting activities and challenges at TELUS World of Science? Why not create a science centre in your own backyard with these Try This at Home activities!

Virtual Science

Worldbook Online Encyclopedia & Learning Resources

Windows to the Universe 


 

 

 

 
History of Science
 

Trailblazing (Interactive timeline of scientific discoveries and advances)

 

 
Science Experiments to do At Home
 

Try This At Home (TELUS World of Science)
Can't get enough of the exciting activities and challenges at TELUS World of Science? Why not create a science centre in your own backyard with these Try This at Home activities!

 
 
Online Science Lessons, Activities and Games
 

Science Review Games FREE, fun and interactive site to help you study for science exams!

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Nature Study
   

The Handbook of Nature Study FREE Download
by Anna Botsford Comstock, 24th Edition, 1939

Handbook of Nature Study

The Handbook of Nature Study for Teachers and Parents
by Anna Botsford Comstock, 1922

The Handbook of Nature Study for Teachers and Parents

Pocketful of Pinecones (Christian Book)

http://www.christianbook.com/pocketful-pinecones-nature-study-gentle-learning/karen-andreola/9781889209036/pd/209031?event=PR&item_code=WW

 

 


Subcategories of Science
 
Life Sciences
   
 

Biology - Human

Free Anatomy of the Heart Lesson and Worksheets

The ear and how we hear (Free Worksheets)

Biology4Kids

Experiments to try  http://www.kidshealth.org/kid/closet/experiments/experiment_main.html
Science with me     http://www.sciencewithme.com/
The Human Heart http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/eheart/
HolesHumanAna&Phys(OnlineLearningCenter)http://novella.mhhe.com/sites/0070272468/student_view0/animation_activities.html

Outdoor Biology Instructional Strategies
(Ages 10 and up)
OBIS is an outdoor program that offers young people fun and challenging opportunities to investigate ecological relationships in their local environment. The 97 OBIS activities, which take youngsters outdoors to investigate biology and to increase their environmental awareness can be used together or individually.

Plants
TomatoSphere Project  http://www.tomatosphere.org/
Kids Gardening Store & Resources http://www.kidsgardeningstore.com/index.html
Produce Encyclopedia   http://www.producepedia.com/

Zoology - Animals
Dissection  http://www.exploratorium.edu/learning_studio/cow_eye/index.html

Dinosaurs (Information and activities for younger children)

Entomology Foundation http://www.entfdn.org/freematerials.htm and http://www.entfdn.org/education_links.php
 Free educational materials
Fish Dissection  http://www.amonline.net.au/fishes/students/
Great backyard bird count PROJECT  http://www.birdsource.org/gbbc/
Life Sciences  http://www.livescience.com/insects/
Manatee Education Materials from the Save the Manatee Club

Project Feeder Watch  http://www.birds.cornell.edu/pfw/
SeaSky  http://www.seasky.org/reeflife/sea2d.html
SeaWorld  http://www.seaworld.org/just-for-teachers/guides/pdf/b&t-k-3.pdf
SCZ (Sedgwick County Zoo)  http://www.scz.org/educators_resources.html
Stein's Virtual Insectary http://www.virtualinsectary.com/
Toronto Zoo (Amphibians & Wetlands)   http://www.torontozoo.com/adoptapond/curriculum/ab-intro.html  Free cirriculum
Yamaha Papercraft and Animal Info  http://www.yamaha-motor.co.jp/global/entertainment/papercraft/animal-global/index.html

 
Earth Sciences
   
 

Astronomy

Cosmos4Kids

Berkeley  http://cse.ssl.berkeley.edu/
At home Astronomy

History Channel UK  http://www.thehistorychannel.co.uk/site/microsites/universe/index.php
NASA     http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/home/index.html            
Solar Center   http://solar-center.stanford.edu/posters.html  Free posters
Kids Astronomy  http://www.kidsastronomy.com/
4th Day Alliance http://www.4thdayalliance.com
Free Monthly Podcasts  http://www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/podcasts
Think Zone  http://thinkzone.wlonk.com/Space/SolarSystemModel.htm  Solar System Model Calculator (proportional sizes)

Geology
Volcanoes  http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/
Geography4Kids covers Physical Geography / Earth science

 

 
Physical Sciences
   
   
 

Chemistry

Chem4Kids

Conceptual Chemistry Tutorials (Free video lessons in chemistry)

CounterTop Chemistry http://www.science-house.org/learn/CountertopChem/index.html
ChemShorts for Kids  http://membership.acs.org/C/Chicago/ChmShort/kidindex.html  Free Chemistry experiments for kids

ACS Chemistry for Life (Inquiry in Action)
Free 270 page book and more


Physics

All About Air
A large collection of resources about the air around us.

The Periodic Table of Videos (videos about all of the elements on the periodic table) 

Physics4Kids

Pronto Lessons - Physics
Free Lessons

Book: The Cartoon Guide to Physics  http://www.amazon.com/Cartoon-Guide-Physics-Larry-Gonick/dp/0062731009

 

 

Optics4Kids

 
 
 
Science Themes


Beef

Teach Free (Free resources from National Cattlemen Beef Ass)  http://www.teachfree.com/

Energy

Energy Kids - Energy Information administration
Information and lesson plans about the history and sources of energy

Farming
CyberFarm  http://w3.aces.uiuc.edu/InfoAg/CyberFarm/


Inventions & Inventors
Leonardo’s Home http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/LeoHomePage.html
HowStuffWorks http://science.howstuffworks.com/life-science-channel.htm

Honey   
Honey Board        http://honey.com/consumers/kids/honeyfiles.asp

Periodic Table of Elements
ChemSoc (Flash version of Chemical Elements)  http://www.chemsoc.org/viselements/
Periodic Table & Links to each element  http://www.mii.org/periodic/MIIperiodicChart.html
Elements  Pop Up Poster  http://www.popsci.com/popsci/periodictable/
Elements Song    http://www.privatehand.com/flash/elements.html

Weather
Weather Wiz Kids    http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

 
 
Science Curriculums
 
Apologia Science Curriculum

Apologia

Elementary Science
The courses in the Young Explorer Series - Astronomy, Anatomy, Botany, and Zoology 1, 2, & 3 - have homeschool-friendly text and hands-on style. This is a great science curriculum choice for most homeschools. Grades 2-6 (ideal for use with multiple ages).

These Apologia books and related science kits can also be purchased at HomeSchool Science Tools

Junior High and High School
The Junior High and High School courses include, Gereral Science, Physical Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Human Body, Advanced Chemistry, Advanced Physics, and Marine Biology.

 

Online K-12 Science Curriculum
by Supercharged Science

Supercharged Science also offers a complete K-12 online science curriculum to paying members. It is self-guided so that kids can do it on their own, or with a parent. The curriculum consists of a combination of videos, live tele-classes, reading and exercises to teach kids real science in a fun and exciting way.

Science Curriculum Online
 
106 Days of Creation Studies by Sonya Shafer

The book offers numerous lessons, science experiments and reading material for each of the days of creation. Combine all your grades 1–6 students for one exciting science study that lasts the whole year! 106 Days of Creation Studies has done all the research for you. Here are all the details of the living books, nature study, science experiments, and additional assignments that we used to save time and foster learning.
106 Days of Creation Studies
 
292159: Considering God"s Creation, Sixth edition 2-volumes with CD Considering God's Creation, Sixth edition 2-volumes with CD
By Susan Mortimer & Betty Smith / Eagle's Wings Educational

This hands-on approach to learning science is a wonderful alternative for all types of students! Whether they're creative, Kinetic, high-energy or traditional students, this course has activities and learning opportunities for all. Chapters cover all aspects of God's creation, including the natural world, solar system, the human body, animals, plants, weather and more. Many activities are cut-and-paste, with the final result being a chart, mobile, helpful illustration or demonstration or the concept, sequential order of events or other representation of the creativity displayed throughout the universe. The student text contains the instructions and reproducibles; the teacher's guide contains lessons with instructional information and answers. Student book is 268 pages with puzzles, songs and glossary; Teachers Manual is 128 pages with answers, CD with Bible songs, and lessons.
 

FHSST - Free Highschool Science Textbooks
Free Physical Science Grade 10, 11 and 12

 
 
 

Living Books to Supplement a Science Curriculum

* Science Book List (Paula's Archives)

 

 
Science Supplies
 

Carolina
Living organisms and other science supplies

Learning Things
The largest selection of science curriculum and supplies, with competitive pricing and free shipping

Home Training Tools
Science resources for schools and homeschools

Loose in the Lab (Lesson plans, curriculum, and supplies to implement science labs)

 

 
 
Science Kits

Learning Things - Science Kits and Lab Equipment
A great selection of science kits:
* Animal Life Science Kits
* Chemistry Sets
* Crystal Growing Kits
* Dissection Kits (Frog, Earthworm, Crayfish)
* Electronics Kits
* Home Planetarium Kits
* Human Anatomy Models
* Insect Lore Science Kits
* Physical Science Kits
* Chemisty Lab Equipment
* Rock Collection Kits
* Weather Experiment Project Kits

   
   
292159: Considering God"s Creation, Sixth edition 2-volumes with CD
Considering God's Creation, Sixth edition 2-volumes with CD
By Susan Mortimer & Betty Smith / Eagle's Wings Educational

This hands-on approach to learning science is a wonderful alternative for all types of students! Whether they're creative, Kinetic, high-energy or traditional students, this course has activities and learning opportunities for all. Chapters cover all aspects of God's creation, including the natural world, solar system, the human body, animals, plants, weather and more. Many activities are cut-and-paste, with the final result being a chart, mobile, helpful illustration or demonstration or the concept, sequential order of events or other representation of the creativity displayed throughout the universe. The student text contains the instructions and reproducibles; the teacher's guide contains lessons with instructional information and answers. Student book is 268 pages with puzzles, songs and glossary; Teachers Manual is 128 pages with answers, CD with Bible songs, and lessons.
   

 

 


 

 

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