Cool Science Sites:
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ABC Science: Awesome stuff from film clips to activity plans from the ABC in Australia.
The Octonauts: A somewhat accurate but entirely entertaining animated show about underwater sea creatures which is a BIG hit with the preschool set.
Sid the Science Kid on PBS KIDS: fun animated science show for the younger set,
with [mostly] accurate musical explanations of scientific phenomena:
http://www.pbs.org/teachers/: Great teachers resources at the PBS website
Fun information and great interaction at Ask A Biologist: http://askabiologist.asu.edu/index.html
Practice your virtual DNA work in this activity for middle-school age kids and up from PBS: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sheppard/analyze.html
Leaf Movement videos at Dr. C. Robertson McClung’s webpage: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~rmcclung/NiceMovie.html
[Explanation here: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~rmcclung/leafmovement.html ]
Plants-in-Motion theater from Dr. Roger P. Hangarter’s lab: http://plantsinmotion.bio.indiana.edu/plantmotion/starthere.html
DNA Interactive [lots of great explanations and animations about DNA! ]: http://www.dnai.org/
The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Dolan DNA Learning Center Animations: http://www.dnalc.org/ddnalc/resources/animations.html
Looking for spooky worm movies? Check THESE out!
Fun science games:
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