• A Hartwick student using a microscope in the science lab.
  • A Hartwick professor discussing Botany with a student.
  • A Hartwick professor helping a student during class.
  • Hartwick students giving a presentation in front of the class.

Science Resources

SCIENCE EDUCATION

Smile Program Biology Index http://www.iit.edu/~smile/biolinde.html

Problem solving http://www.hawaii.edu/suremath/home1.html Reliable problem solving in all subjects that use mathematics for problem solving. Algebra, Physics, Chemistry...

The Franklin Institute Online http://www.fi.edu/tfi/activity Class activities in sciences for different grades. Plus, the site includes other useful resources.

Academcy Curricular Exchange - http://ofcn.org/cyber.serv/academy/ace/ Algebra, Science Elementary School (K-5).

Ask Eric - Lesson plans http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/new2.html.

Awesome Library http://www.awesomelibrary.org/scienceg.html K-12 science lesson plans.

Backyard Science http://familyeducation.com/subchannel/0,2794,67-196,00.html

Bigchalk - HomeworkCentral http:/www.bigchalk.com/cgi-bin/WebObjects/... Education Network - Diverse informational resources.

Reach Out! Academic Mentoring http://www.reachoutmichigan.org/

Birthday Moons http://btc.montana.edu/ceres/html/Birthday/birthday1.htm Students become familiar with lunar phases by locating and then graphing the Moon phase of their own birthdays.

Carolina Coastal Science http://www.ncsu.edu/coast/educator/index.html Designed for an Environmental Science component of an elementary, middle school, or upper secondary science curriculum.

Center For Educational Rescources (CERES) Project (funded in part by NASA) http://btc.montana.edu/ceres/

Smithsonian in Your Classroom http://educate.si.edu/resources/lessons/art-to-zoo/contrast/cover.html Life on the Caribbean, Coral Reef and the Rocky Coast of Maine, lesson plans.

Elementary Teacher Science Resources http://www.monroe2boces.org/programs.cfm?subsubpage=82&subpage=54 The Elementary Science Program is a hands-on, interdisciplinary curriculum that converts the classroom into a science laboratory.

Science Topics www.enc.org/professional/timesavers/lessonplans/science Lesson plans and activities, Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education (ENC).

Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education www.ericse.org Educational Resources Information Center - ERIC.

Exploring Planets in the Classroom http://www.spacegrant.hawaii.edu/class_acts/index.html Hands-on activities.

Hands-On Technology Program www.galaxy.net/~k12 Science experiments and other hands-on activities to help K-8 students get excited about learning.

Helping Your Child Learn Science - Activities at Home http://www.ed.gov/pubs/parents/Science/intro.html Sampling of science activities - organized roughly from easiest to most difficult - suitable for children from preschool through the early elementary grades.

Homeworkhelp.com http://service.homeworkhelp.com The mission is to create the best possible educational software and services for middle and high school students, and college students. Membership is required.

Microworlds www.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/teachers Information for teachers.

Teacher's Manual: General Journey North Lessons http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/Lessons.html General lessons: Skills for Tracking Migrations and the Seasons, The Mysteries of Migration, Fall's Journey South.

K-12 Science Lesson Plans http://www-sci.lib.uci.edu/SEP/CTS Teachers of science in the school districts near UC Irvine designed lesson plans that utilize Internet resources.

Kagan Science www.kagancooplearn.com/Catalog/Science.html Cooperative Learning Teacher Books (science, hand-on activities, K-12) for sale.

Louisianna Challenge Activities for the K-12 Classroom http://www.challenge.state.la.us/k12act/lp/elem.html Elementary School Lessons.

Louisianna  Challenge Activities for the K-12 Classroom http://www.challenge.state.la.us/k12act/lp/middle.html Middle School Lessons.

Earth Science Lessons  By Scott Johnson, an elementary school teacher in Lincoln Elementary in Grand Forks, for 5-8 grade students.

Center For Improved Engineering & Science Education (CIESE) http://www.k12science.org Internet Resources For Science & Math Teachers at Stevens Institute of Technology.

Project 2061 http://www.project2061.org Project 2061 is the long-term initiative of the AAAS working to reform K-12 science, mathematics, and technology education nationwide.

Mystery of the Mesa: A Science Detective Story http://www.blm.gov/education/00_resources/articles/mystery_of_the_mesa/index.html By Richard Brook and Mary Tisdale.

Experiments and Activities http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/experi.html Classroom activities.

Dow/NSTA Summer Workshop Lesson Plans http://thechalkboard.com/NSTA.html Dow Chemical Company united with the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) to provide a summer workshop during which lessons plans were elaborated.

Data Collection, Problem Solving, Research Skills, and Interpolation of Data http://www.crpc.rice.edu/education/summaries.html#MTCSGA Students will review the Census Bureau's Homepage on the Internet and gather data regarding trends in population, 1995.

Reeco's Mad Scientist Lab http://www.spartechsoftware.com/reeko Free fun science experiments for parents, teachers, and children of all ages.

The Science Explorer http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer An exploratorium-at-home book: new activities!

Smithsonian Institution http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/index.html Smithsonian educational materials emphasize inquiry-based learning with primary sources and museum collections.

Teacher-Developed Earth and Space Science Lessons and Classroom Activities http://cse.ssl.berkeley.edu/lessons/lessons_teacherdeveloped.html 1995, 1996, The Regents of the University of California.

Wacky wacky weather http://www.pacificnet.net/~mandel/Science.html Teachers Helping Teachers: science; Grades K-7.

TeachNet.com http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/index.html Different topics and lesson plans.

The Electric Club Activities Handbook http://ww.schoolnet.ca/general/electric-club/e/index.html Experiments.

The Event Inventor: a whole new angle on explorations in science, math and technology http://www.kyes-world.com Space, sun exploration etc.; by Kye World.

DiscoverySchool.com http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans

The Probability of Genetics http://www.columbia.edu/~umk1/genetics.html
A sample genetics project.

The Science of Light http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/ 
Teacher's Lab, The Annenberg/CPB Math and Science Project.

Vicki Cobb - Kid's Science Page http://ww.vickicobb.com.

Volcano Lesson Plans http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/vwdocs/vwlessons/lesson.html