Featured Sites: Week of Apr 11, 2021

 

USPTO - United States Patent and Trademark Office - United States Patent and Trademark Office
Grades
3 to 12
Visit the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to help kids of all ages learn about trademarks and patents, and the importance of intellectual property creation and protection....
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The Gene Scene - American Museum of Natural History
Grades
3 to 8
The Gene Scene offers a vivid and creative way to explore genetics. The site provides interesting facts, interactive games, activities, and information about DNA, cloning, and more....
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The Case Files - The Franklin Institute
Grades
4 to 12
This wonderfully informative website provides numerous "case files" about many famous people from the world of science and technology. There are five major areas including computing,...
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GeneBoy - Dolan DNA Learning Center
Grades
9 to 12
GeneBoy is the application creator's genetic version of a "GameBoy." It is an interactive science tool of variations that can be made with gene sequencing. To use the site, select ...
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Famous Scientists - famousscientists.org
Grades
6 to 12
Know your Einstein from your Eddington with this informative site that profiles some of the greatest scientists. Learn about their contributions to science and society and how their...
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CurriConnects Book List - Solar System and Space - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
Launch into books about space and space exploration. Delve into black holes, or get to know famous astronomers. This list includes books at all levels from young "astronauts to be"...
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SCI- Science Channel - Discovery Communications, LLC
Grades
7 to 12
Discover the categories of unusual topics on this Discovery Communications science network, and take a deep look into some of the mysteries of science. Discover the truth behind Engineering...
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Galaxy Zoo - Zooniverse
Grades
8 to 12
Help Hubble Scientists classify hundreds of thousands of images at Galaxy Zoo. Choose Classify to identify characteristics of galaxies, including shape, smoothness, and irregularities....
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Amazing Space - Space Telescope Science Institute's Office of Public Outreach
Grades
3 to 12
This site shares stunning resources to learn more about the Hubble and James Webb space telescopes. Choose from the many resources sorted by topics including Celestial Lithographs,...
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Young Scientist Lab - Discovery Education and 3M
Grades
K to 8
The Young Scientist Lab features materials for parents, students, and teachers to explore a world of scientific innovation and opportunities. Materials for teachers include lesson plans,...
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Genetics - Science Resources - TeachersFirst
Grades
1 to 12
Find engaging tools related to genetics in this curated list. Read the descriptions to find out whether a site sounds right for what you want to know. Some sites may ...
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Hubble Birthday - NASA
Grades
5 to 12
What image did the Hubble Telescope take on your birthday? Find out and learn about the stars and galaxies as pictured by the telescope. Enter your birth month and date ...
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MIT Full STEAM Ahead - MIT
Grades
3 to 12
Find free, high-quality STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) resources for all grade levels at this fantastic site! Each week educators from MIT provide thematic...
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