Leo has pages of info about famous scientists
Turtle Science and Technology Exploring, a fun site about
how things work in nature
Exploratory Hands-on Science
Now closed, but the web site lives on. Good section
on optical illusions.
information, with a section on famous scientists
Biology, chemistry, physics & psychology for GCSE and
Want to do science at home? Visit householdquotes.co.uk/science/
to build a home observatory in your back garden,
everything you wanted to know about our solar system
which has...ummm...facts about space.
how to observe planets and what you'd expect to see. Constellations,
telescopes, it's all there.
UK 1999 Eclipse home page
N.A.S.A home page
The Space Place,
N.A.S.A. for young people
>JPL, Pasadena, where they
build space probes for N.A.S.A. to launch
the Earth in relation to our solar system
Orrery: The Solar
System in Action: concise information about the planets
Hubble Space Telescope: images,
NSSDC Planetary image catalogue
How to Get Started With Astronomy on a Shoestring Budget https://job-prices.co.uk/astronomy-shoestring-budget/
closest stars and how they compare to our Sun Thanks Hannah!
elevators and astronomy Thanks Amelia!
Resources for kids Thanks Ashley!
Looking for textbooks? Try www.campusbooks.com
www.chegg.com for textbook
rental and ebooks
http://textbooks.org/ to compare prices across online bookstores
Magic of Making DVDs of short films about how things are
made. Aimed at younger children, useful in Primary and sometimes
Secondary education too.
Science careers: http://oedb.org/careers/science/ is a database of US college courses.
Education supplies at www.costcuttersuk.com/
- interactive database of minerals
- fun general science teaching materials
- wildlife teaching resources for kids
- all about volcanoes - educational resources with age range
www.cus.net Consumer Utility Services, info on energy efficiency in the
The Atoms Family explain
some basic principles
www.iop.org Institute of Physics - a huge amount of useful material
www.ktaggart.co.uk for lots of useful worksheets
http://www.autoinsurancecenter.com/newtons-laws-of-motion-learn-about-auto-physics.htm to find out more about Newton's Laws. Link suggested by Kristy at enrichingkids.com
Newton's laws of Motion and car physics...and a virtual high five to Courtney and her group in Colorado.
Anatomy and Healthcare Resource Guide, suggested by Kaity. Lots of information about human anatomy..
Medical and Health games for kids, suggested by Dakota. Challenging online games about the human body & health.
www.lovebiology.co.uk revision for GCSE, IGCSE and more. Very interactive, and targeted at what you need for the exams.
Study Guide to the Systems of the Body from ACLS. Circulatory, respiratory, skeletal, muscular, digestive, nervous, endocrine, Integumentary, urinory/excrectory, lymphatic, reproductive - it's all here.
free interactive classroom resources.
Interactive biology - educational and entertaining
revision notes for AQA 'A' level Human Biology
Being a school nurse is trickier than you might think.
See onlinedegrees.bradley.edu/nursing/msn/school-nurses-guide-to-hand-washing/ (thanks Kerri!)
Photosynthesis games at https://www.kremp.com/kremps-guide-to-photosynthesis-for-kids.htm
(thanks Chloe & Ella!)
- a great periodic table site:
for 'A' level and advanced GCSE chemistry
about transition metals. Link suggested by Mrs. McVey's 6th
grade class from Eliot School in Boston, MA :-)
Chemistry Education Resource Guide, useful for students and
Points of 80 Elements, Substances, and Metal Alloys .