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

With just a few supplies from home, you can make a twisty set of bongo antelope horns in a heartbeat.

Explore seaweed and learn about this important producer in this hands-on, culinary activity!

How can you make learning fractions fun? By building a colony of adorable penguins!

If you know the rules to the card game Go Fish, you can easily learn how insects undergo metamorphosis.

What are the different layers in a rainforest? Learn about them with a fun Jungle Layers song!

Learn about adaptation by creating an insect that can survive in a specific habitat!

Featuring over 40 activities, this guide will get your students outside throughout the year!

By building an edible polyp, you'll learn about coral anatomy and discover if it's a plant or an animal.

Ask questions about the light phenomenon called refraction while you explore the Academy exhibits!

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

Through scientific sketching, you can identify patterns in traits shared by a species and get to know variation.

Before your students explore African Hall, prepare them with fun games to practice their observation skills.

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

Have you ever wondered how scientists answer questions about the world around them?

Where IS all of our planet's water stored?

Learn about what macroinvertebrates live in your school yard!

Show off your Manor, and make it more appealing to a diversity of macroinvertebrates!

You may know your zodiac sign, but do you know your birthday stars?

Students will practice being Earth to learn about how our orbit affects what we see.

This interactive lesson will demonstrate the difference between "rotation" and "orbit."

This interactive activity will demonstrate why some planets look like they are traveling backwards.

Learn about the phases of the moon with this tactile activity!

Track the sun's position to learn the cardinal directions.

How much of outer space is just space?

“You see, but you do not observe.” -Sherlock Holmes, A Scandal in Bohemia

Let's compare the different objects in outer space!

Discover the part of the leaf that allows for gas exchange!

We all know about science and scientists, but have you ever thought about what scientists do all day?

How much freshwater was used to produce your meal today?

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

Students will explore tectonic plate boundaries and different types of seismic waves generated by earthquakes.

What are the problems associated with burning fossil fuels?

What are the consequences of mining for fossil fuels?

In this role-playing skit your students will describe the various processes of the water cycle in the Amazon.

By sorting our waste into different bins, we can make a huge impact.

Why does some trash change, while other garbage stays the same?

Students use their balancing and group skills to protect their Emperor penguin egg in harsh conditions.

Use observation skills to find "opposites" within aquarium animals.

Investigate why flowers have different shapes and colors.

Learn how you and your students can help protect primates.

How does color help animals survive? Explore the Color of Life exhibit to discover many ways animals use color.

Students receive their science notebooks and take the time to make them their own.

Students peruse sample pages from the notebooks of many different scientists.

Students draw their idea of "a scientist doing science."

What are some strategies for allowing your students to share the content in their science notebooks?

Students insert a Table of Contents, number the pages, and complete their first reflective entry.

What makes a good scientific sketch? You can teach this lesson even if you think you can't draw!

Use "windowpanes" to take stock of materials at the beginning of an investigative unit.

Explore how patterns in nature help animals camouflage and discover how some animals see colors humans cannot!

Lay the foundation for sketching by explicitly teaching the following techniques.

Chew, Bite, Chop into a yummy lesson!

Expand your vocabulary in this creative brainstorming activity.

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