This app asks students to look for and gather clues, analyze data, and control an outbreak in order to save lives. This fun app combines science, critical thinking skills, and fun, all f
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This free app was created by the National Gallery of Arts in Washington, DC. There are eight interactive activities, a sketchbook, and a place for personal exhibition. This app is easy to use, child-friendly, and a great way to explore … Continued
The Lawrence Hall of Science at UC Berkley has put together a fun site for students in 3rd grade through middle school. There are several fun games that drive home basic science concepts, like Bridge Builders and Crystals. Scroll … Continued
This app holds hundreds of fun, creative ideas of things to make and build. Instructions are kid friendly and the app will hold a digital scrapbook of your creations to share. Great ideas for rainy days, science projects, and fun!
Preparing for college entrance exams is a stressful experience for students. This app can be downloaded on both iOS and Android devices and tailors questions to the student’s strengths and vulnerabilities. This can also be upgraded to receive a tutoring … Continued
Tiny Tap is a free App that can be downloaded using iTunes and Google Play where teachers and students can create their own learning apps and play learning apps created by their classmates. Looking for that “just right” app for … Continued
This museum, located in New Orleans, has put together many multidisciplinary WWII resources. There are amazing primary sources, science lessons discussing the technology and scientific advancements during the war, and of course, many high quality, highly engaging historical references. And … Continued
The National Science Foundation has an easy to search Classroom Resources link where K-12 and higher education teachers can find lesson plans and teaching resources to help their students grasp difficult science concepts or to compliment a lesson.
Looking for trustworthy and engaging science current events? Don’t forget to check out the BBC News: Science and Environment site. They maintain up-to-date current events as well as articles and news stories that kids of all ages will enjoy, such … Continued
This is an amazing site with 8,007,019 items from libraries, archives, and museums that are sure to be engaging for both students and teachers. This site has amazing search capabilities that are easy to use for everyone. Be sure … Continued