Children with learning disabilities and a knack for science will enjoy The Exploratorium, a website that brings the San Francisco museum to your desktop. Youth can scroll through 55 pages of educational videos to illustrate key topics like climate change, electricity, and human anatomy.
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Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. The website tackles math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. The Academy math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.
In 2000, abcteach entered the Internet world as a free educational website for teachers. Each month, over two million people from around the world visit abcteach for PreK - 8 materials and creative activities for students and educators. The website has over 6,500 free documents available, including printable worksheets, interactive activities, theme units, and much more.
This website is an overview of the history, mythology and current scientific knowledge of the planets, moons and other objects in our solar system. Each page has text and NASA's images, some have sounds and movies, most provide references to additional related information.
The KidsKnowIt Network is your student's free portal into the many exciting facets that make up our Universe. From the human heart, to the moons of Jupiter you will find it all on the KidsKnowIt Network. Our fun and educational games, activities, worksheets, free online classes, and much much more, make learning fun. At The KidsKnowIt Network we provide accurate, updated, and fun information for you and your student.
The Sheppard Software educational website contains hundreds of free, online, learning games for kids in many subjects - geography, math, animals, science, language arts, creative activities, health. etc. You will find a lot of different levels for all abilities - numerous games and activities for learners of any age.
Nat Geo Kids inspires young adventurers to explore the world through award-winning magazines, books, apps, and a website, and is the only kids brand with a world-class scientific organization at its core. The website contains a lot of free education resources.
Inventive lessons and activities integrate Asian history, art, and more. It offers an in-depth look at Asia’s influence on art and history and provides lots of creative tools for educators and parents.
Powerful stories and media centralize African-American history. While there aren't ready-to-go curricular materials, this modern, well-curated, and well-contextualized digital collection is sure to inspire compelling lessons.
Smithsonian's History Explorer provides lessons, activities, artifacts, artfully presented by the Smithsonian. A fantastic resource for kids, parents and teachers alike, it has everything you need to fall in love with history.
Teaching Tolerance site, primarily aimed at educators, has materials to promote equity and reduce discrimination in schools. Teachers can use the site's classroom resources, professional development materials, and blog, as well as a host of other resources. The site provides film kits and lesson plans on a range of topics, such as school integration, anti-bullying, social justice, and gender equity.
Sutori is an imaginative, flexible resource for teachers to encourage their students to explore historical events, consider the perspectives of the people who experienced them, and research and collect media to illustrate the story they hope to tell. For free, teachers and students can create up to 200 stories and use community stories created by other teachers and students.
Annenberg Learning offers an opportunity for students in elementary through high school participate in virtual labs on topics like amusement park physics, the chemistry of running, and more.
Learn.Genetics offers tons of multimedia activities and science labs centered on biology, genetics, and human health. We love the Mouse Cloning Lab, which allows students to actually go through the process of cloning a mouse.
Glencoe virtual labs are designed to go with Glencoe’s line of textbooks, but even if you don’t have the books, you can use the interactive activities at no cost. The program includes virtual labs for life science, earth science, and physical science.
Browse hundreds of TED-Ed animations - short, award-winning videos that will spark the curiosity of your learners. You'll also find thousands of other video-based lessons organized by the subjects. Add interactive questions, discussion topics and more to your favorite TED-Ed Animations, TED talks or any video on YouTube. Easily share lessons with your students and track the results.