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Spooktacular Skulls

Crocodile Skull

Oct 2017: Come face to face with spooktacular skulls ranging in size from a bat to a bear—and even bigger!

Science Notebook Corner

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Keeping a notebook can help your students think and act like scientists. Sample our easy-to-implement strategies and lessons to bring science notebooking into your classroom.

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Walking with Lucy

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How did bipedalism come to be? What body parts allow humans to walk upright, while chimpanzees walk on knuckles?

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Can't make it to the Academy? We offer a wide breadth of resources that can impact your teaching from afar.

Professional Development

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Dive into science content, engage in effective teaching pedagogy, and develop a sense of how science really works.

Science Video Vault

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Browse our collection of educational videos to help your students visualize data and understand scientific and environmental concepts.

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Teacher Membership

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California Academy of Sciences Naturalist Center

Pre-K through 12th-grade teachers in California are eligible for special memberships to the Academy!

Fancy Fish

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