We've compiled a selection of grade-appropriate offerings to make it easy for you to browse Academy opportunities and classroom resources.

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Strategies for Reflection


Setting aside time for reflection allows your students to recognize their own learning.

Selected Science Lesson Plans

Natural Resources Bingo


© Sally Crossthwaite

What types of natural resources are used to make the objects we use in everyday life? Play bingo to find out!

What Color is Your Leaf?


Students head outside to look closely for patterns of leaves in a shady environment vs. a sunny environment.

Worlds in Comparison


"Play-Doh" © 2006 Dennis Brekke

Do you know the relative sizes of the planets in our solar system? Put yourself to the test with some Play-doh.

Habitat Adaptation Matchup

Sea turtle

© Brocken Inaglory

How does an animal's shape and color affect what habitat they live in?

Featured Videos from the Science Video Vault

7,000 Kinds of Amphibians

Cute drawings of different kinds of amphibians
You'll feel the amphibian love after catching this cute music video by Conor Loughridge and the Wiggly Tendrils.

Professional Learning for You

NGSS Demystified

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Need help with planning professional development around the Next Generation Science Standards? Look no further.

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