Science - Structure and Properties of Matter

(Models of atoms and molecules, physical and chemical properties / changes, determining if new properties are formed with chemical reactions)

 Chemistry for Kids  Introduction to atoms 
 Ducksters What is an atom?
Britannica Matter introduction and states of matter. 
Study Lesson What is a molecule?


Science - Heredity

(Modeling processes of chromosomal mutations on
organisms, Punnett squares / diagrams / simulations of
gene transmission, genetic modification and selective breeding, cloning arguments, ethical / legal issues)

Learn Genetics Genetic Science learning center


Science - Growth, Development, and Reproduction of

(Animal behaviors / specialized plant structures and reproduction, environmental and genetic factors) 

Biology4kids Specialized plant structures
Biology Notes Specialized leaf and stems
Britannica Process of growth
Eschool Characteristics of living things.
 Gene Environment Interaction  What is the role of the environment and diseases?
 Journal of Genetic Symptoms and Gene Therapy  The influence of environmental and genetic factors.
Khan Academy Introduction to animal behavior
Knowledge Project Diversity of animal behavior
Sea World Learned animal behavior


Science - Cell Processes

(Effect of matter and energy on organisms, movement of
food through an organism)

Animal Cell Diagram and information on an animal cell
Biology 4 Kids Basic biology information
Biological Animations Short animations of biological processes
Biology Corner Biology resource for students
Biology In Motion Original, entertaining, interactive biology learning activities
Cell City Interactive tour of the cell as it is compared to a city
Cell Processes Interactive animations on cellular transport
Cells Animations on cellular processes
Cells Alive! Information and animations on cells
Control of the Cell Cycle Game Game on mitosis!
Diffusion Animation on how diffusion works
Diffusion & Osmosis Tutorial on diffusion and osmosis
DNA Extractions Virtual laboratory to perform a cheek swab and extract DNA from human cells
DNA from the beginning
The science behind each genetic concept is explained by: 
animation, image gallery, video interviews, problem, biographies, and links.
Double Helix Game Make exact copies of DNA molecules from random organisms to discover which organism they are.
Facilitated Diffusion
 Animation on how facilitated diffusion works
How the Body Works Movies Short movies on all the body systems
Human anatomy Basic skills anatomy games
Interactive Sites For Education- Cells

Interactive sites, games, and tutorial all on the cell.

Mitosis & Meiosis Cell division exercise
Net Frog Interactive frog dissection
Osmosis  Animation on how osmosis works
Pod's Mission Interactive site on bones
That Quiz- Cells Interactive review of parts of the cell.
Virtual Cell Animation Collection  A virtual look at the processes going on within a cell.
Virtual Frog Dissection Kit Virtual frog dissection
Virtual Lab Links Links to virtual dissections & simulations
Zero Bio Online biology quiz and game site


8th Grade Science - Miscellaneous

Bill Nye Broad collection of information and activities
CNN Student News Ten-minute, commercial-free, daily news program for middle and high school students produced by the journalists and educators at CNN.
DOGO News - Science The leading source for current events, news and non-fictional articles for kids and teachers. 
EurekAlert Features news and resources focused on all areas of science, medicine and technology.
Lab Safety Links Links to information on lab safety
Lab Tools Links Links to information on lab tools
NASA Science News The latest breaking news from NASA
Try Engineering Today The latest news and information for students, parents, teachers, and counselors interested in engineering, computing technology and related topics
Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab News, experiements, and games on various science topics
Science Central The latest science news on the most talked about topics which are constantly updated from the major science sources all over the internet.
Science Daily Your source for the today’s top science news.
Science News for Kids Source for timely, interesting news stories accompanied by suggestions for hands-on activities, books, articles, and web resources
Science Now Latest news from the science world.
Scientific Processes Links Links to information on scientific processes
StudyJams- Science Information, songs, games, and activities on various science topics
TIME for kids Access to some of the latest news articles from TIME magazine for kids
The Washington Post- KidsPost Games, news, contests, puzzles, & activities for students



Science - Structure and Properties of Matter

(Molecules, atoms) 



Science - Chemical Processes

(Synthetic materials, changes to materials when thermal energy is applied, chemical reactions, exothermic and endothermic reactions)

American Elements Interactive periodic table created by the world's manufacturer of engineered & advanced materiaqls
Build Atoms 
Construct Bohr models of various atoms
Chem4Kids Read world examples of chemicals and compounds
Chemical Elements Interactive periodic table
Chemicals Around Your House Learn about chemicals found in products found around your home.
Chemicool Interactive periodic table
Chemistry for Life Interactive periodic table
Chemistry Games 8 online games to teach the periodic table, elements, & more
Chemistry Games Atoms, elements, & chemical bond games
Creative Chemistry Fun chemistry puzzles, interactive revision quizzes and molecular models
Element Handbook Interactive periodic table

Fun Brain Periodic Table

Fun game to help you memorize the element symbols.

FunBased Learning:  Chemistry

Games that teach you facts about elements and how to balance equations.

Hazards:  Material Safety Data Sheets

 Material safety data sheets index

Interactives- The Periodic Table

Tutorial on the periodic table

It's Elemental

 Interactive periodic table by Jefferson Lab
Jefferson Lab:  Balancing Act A game to practice balancing equations
Periodic Table Interactive periodic table
The Periodic Table by Chemical & Engineering News  Chemical & Engineering News' Interactive perioidic table
Periodic Table of Elements by Los Alamos Laboratory  Interacitve perioidc table by Los Alamos National Laboratory
Periodic Table of Videos  Periodic table with short videos of each element
Periodic Table on Show  Art work depicting aspects of all elements on the periodic table
Pod's Mission Interactive site on solids & liquids
Quiz Hub Interactive quiz to help you review elements with tricky symbols
Reversible & Irreversible Changes
Interactive site all about chemical & physical changes
Science Education Tutorials Interactive tutorial on balancing equations
That Quiz- Periodic Table Interactive review of elements, atomic #, and the arrangement of the periodic table.
Tom Lehr's Element Song

Song & animation consisting of all elements on the periodic table.

Visual Elements Interactive periodic table featuring history, alchemy, podcasts, videos, and data trends across the periodic table
WebElements Interactive periodic table
What's That Stuff Collection of articles looking at the chemistry behind a wide variety of everyday products.
The Wooden Periodic Table  Largest, most complete library stock of photographs of the elements and their applications 


Science - Structure, Function and Information Processing

(Cells, types and functions of cells, living and non-living things, photosynthesis, genes and genetics, heredity, technology use to influence genetic outcomes) 

 Biology for Kids Learn about DNA and Genes
 NeoK12 Explore, study and play genetic games. 
Eschool Today What is a gene?
Kids Health All about genetics
Quizlet Test your knowledge of heredity.