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Lesson Ideas

Are you looking for fun ways to cover scientific topics in your classroom? Check out our science lesson plans and ideas for teachers.

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Teaching Activities on Paleoscience & Fossils

This collection highlights teaching activities, hands-on lessons, and online simulations we found on the web that can help students learn about paleoscience and fossils. They

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5 Articles About Technology and Engineering

This collection of adapted research articles introduces students to research on technology and applied engineering. Engage students with standards-matched adaptations, introductory video content, comprehension questions,

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Teaching Activities on Evolution & Natural Selection

This collection highlights teaching activities, hands-on lessons, and online simulations we found on the web that can help students learn about evolution and natural selection. They are created by science educators and partner education organizations. Just as all our original content is free, we only recommend external resources that are free for teachers.

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Original Hands-On Lessons & Activities

This collection features ten original hands-on lesson plans that are unique to our organization and designed specifically for our adapted research articles – by real

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Data Graphing Activity for 4th-7th Graders

Data-centered activities are most meaningful and interesting for students when they use real-world data. This dataset comes from an original research paper published in the

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8 Research Articles on Women and Girls

Women and girls have a unique experience of the world based on their biological sex. Gender discrimination and stereotypes influence their psychological and economic development,

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10 Science Articles on Teen Health

Teens encounter a wealth of resources on health across media platforms. Health literacy based on scientific research helps teens to discern what is useful among