Sunday, January 23, 2011

Science Fair - Science for Kids Activities, Links and Resources

I'm helping coordinate our local school's science fair and thought I'd share some of my favorite online resources.


Experiments and Activities from Television Shows
PBS.org FETCH! Science Activities
PBS.org ZOOM Science Activities
PBS.org Dinosaur Train Activities
PBS.org Dinosaur Train Lesson Plans
PBS Kids Sid the Science Kid Activities
PBSkids.org DragonflyTV Science Fair
Scholastic Magic School Bus Science Experiments
PEEP and the Big Wide World Activities
The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That Activities

Other Science Experiments and Activities Websites

TryScience.org
Education.com Science Fair Project Ideas
ACS Science for Kids
Science Buddies
Discovery Education Science Fair Central
Science in Action - HighlightsKids.com
YES Mag
How to Smile

Science Personalities
Science Bob
Steve Spangler Science
Bill Nye the Science Guy

Authors and Books

Janice VanCleave
Vicki Cobb
NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students Lists

Informative Websites
The Exploratorium, San Francisco
The Why Files
The Yuckiest Site on the Internet

Don't forget the science related link-up at Adventures in Mommydom. Lots of great ideas!

Science Sunday


And lastly ... (sorry, couldn't resist)
Prepare for the Super Bowl with The Science of NFL Football


Any suggestions of other quality science for kids websites? What did I miss?

3 comments:

Deb said...

Oh my gosh! What a fantastic list, thanks for sharing. Will be sure to bookmark for my wee library!

Raising a Happy Child said...

What a great list of resources! I am bookmarking it right away - thanks for sharing it!