1
Engage students with a first-hand glimpse into agriculture using lessons and activities that bring to life critical issues such as sustainability, the new science behind farming, and entrepreneurship. Designed for grades 9 through 12, the downloadable lesson plans are aligned with Next Generation...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Classroom Activities Curricula and Instruction
Save to List
2
Florida Polytechnic University's website and app provides a centralized source of articles, videos, and interactive content dedicated to guiding high school students to STEM-focused careers and helping them through the college preparation and the application process. The website features student...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Career Information Curricula and Instruction
Save to List
3
Students and adults have a lot of trouble envisioning the history of the universe, from the Big Bang, 13.7 billion years ago, through the development of various structures in the cosmos and the evolution of life on Earth, to the present moment. In this activity, students will equate the full span of...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Classroom Activities Curricula and Instruction
Save to List
4
GIF files illustrating simple seismic wave propagation concepts.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
5
View a simulation of the visible spectrum is displayed under the curve, corresponding to 400 nm (blue), 500 nm (green), and 650 nm (red) values. The colored circles on the left represent the percent of each color present and a simulation of the total color of the object.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
6
Flashed teaching resources in geology. This site has several different categories to choose from relating to geology that is kid friendly. It includes diagrams and great explanations that are very thought provoking.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
7
This downloadable image from the Max-Planck Institut für Meteorologie details the big marine converyor belt.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Curricula and Instruction Curriculum Materials
Save to List
8
This activity uses the Earthquake Machine, a mechanical model that illustrates the earthquake cycle, as a tool to investigate the behavior of fault systems. In the activity groups of students are presented with a claim about earthquakes. Using the Earthquake Machine, students design an investigation...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Classroom Activities Curricula and Instruction
Save to List
9
ChemSTEM gives links to videos on many chemistry topics, such as atomic structure, isotopes, and reactions. There are also videos with chemistry problems for students to solve.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
10
Grade 6-9 science teachers are invited to participate in a workshop focused on lunar science, exploration, and how our understanding of the Moon is growing and changing with new data from current and recent lunar missions. In-service and pre-service grade 6-9 science teachers are encouraged to...
Professional Resources Teacher Professional Development
Save to List
11
The Kansas Geological Foundation has a number of video tapes available for use by the membership of the Kansas Geological Society and the general public. These tapes may be viewed at the George Bruce Resource Center at the Kansas Geological Society Library located at 212 N. Market, Wichita, Kansas,...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Location-based Outreach Programs Outreach Programs
Save to List
12
By UNAVCO
USE this interactive map to see velocity vectors of North American plates, earthquakes, volcanoes, and more.
Grade Level   12
Maps and Visualizations Teaching Media
Save to List
13
A new monthly video chat , streamed live in Spanish from the NASA Kennedy Space Center , promotes awareness of NASA's diverse career opportunities for minority populations and highlights Hispanic professionals as role models working in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields....
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Professional Resources Webinars
Save to List
14
By Gladeo
"This career exploration site can help middle and high school students discover their strengths, explore interesting career options, and find out how to pursue them in the real world. Through inspiring videos, career profiles, infographics, and live-streaming question-and-answer sessions, students...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Career Information Curricula and Instruction
Save to List
15
The Online Teacher (OT) Professional Development program is designed for middle and high school science teachers. Over the course of one year, participants explore, apply, and reflect on Six Star Science, a research-based framework for supporting excellence in science education (see Resources...
Professional Resources Teacher Professional Development
Save to List
16
By TED-Ed
Published in 2013
The shape, contents and future of the universe are all intricately related. We know that it's mostly flat; we know that it's made up of baryonic matter (like stars and planets), but mostly dark matter and dark energy; and we know that it's expanding constantly, so that all stars will eventually burn...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
17
Published in 2006
Students learn about jet streams and explore the effects of the polar-front jet stream on weather conditions in North America.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Classroom Activities Curricula and Instruction
Save to List
18
By TED-Ed
Published in 2014
We only know 4% of what the universe is made up of. Can we also know what lies beyond our galaxy ... and if there are undiscovered forms of matter? Luckily, we have space messengers — cosmic rays — that bring us physical data from parts of the cosmos beyond our reach. Veronica Bindi...
Grade Level   11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
19
By TED-Ed
Published in 2014
There's a game of Tetris happening on a global scale: The playing space is planet Earth, and all those pesky, stacking blocks represent carbon dioxide -, a greenhouse gas that is piling up ever more rapidly as we burn the fossil fuels that run our cars, factories and power plants. Joss Fong outlines...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Teaching Media Videos or Animations
Save to List
20
CareerOneStop occupation profile for Geophysical Data Technician. View information on this career such as: education, workforce, skills, daily activities, and more.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
Career Information Curricula and Instruction
Save to List