NYS Education Department Homepage for Science Education
Links to Learning Standards, Core Curriculum Guide, Assessments, Schedules, Resources
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
Selected Science Sites From NSF Grades K - 12
STC Series Overview
STC Curriculum Materials
This site is full of experiments elementary kids can do at home or in school. The steps to each activity are easy to follow with pictures and graphics to guide them.
Visit Enchanted Learning to learn more about inventors, dinosaurs, or astronomy.
Chem4kids (ages 10 – 12)
Chem4kids can simplify complex topics with on-screen models and graphics for visual learners.
Science Whatzit (ages 10 – 12)
The staff at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry and other scientists answers why it is so to dozens of questions submitted.
Ask a Scientist (teens)
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has teamed up with 150 scientists and researchers who answer questions related to biology and science. Students can submit a question via e-mail and receive a response.
The Virtual Frog Dissection Kit
If you can’t do the real dissection of a frog try exploring the anatomy of a frog by putting this frog back together again.
Help Your Child Explore Science (For Parents)
The staff of the National Science Teachers Association discuss key skills your child should acquire and offers ways of encouraging scientific thinking.
Science Fair Central
Science Fair Stress? Suggestions for projects and guided directions.
Your Science Fair Resource Guide
Science Fair Stress? Suggestions for projects and guided directions
Science Sites to See
This Website offers science treasures for kids of all ages, as well as several resource sites for teachers.
Healthy Hearts provides instruction regarding how tobacco, nutrition and exercise choices made now effect you later. It is a free web-based interactive learning program with teacher resources, as well as, student lessons. Students are presented information and take quizzes to earn points. It also addresses ELA as it allows them to share their ideas with others when they answer a Dear Gabby letter. They can also enter their physical activity and diet in a log and get feedback about what they ate and how active they were. And finally, they can see questions that students from around the nation have asked an expert.