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Ecology

http://www.exploratorium.edu/explore/index.html

        This site has all kinds of information.  It contains things like the science of surfing to information on frogs.

Cells

http://www.cellsalive.com/puzzles/index.htm

  • Cells Alive is a site that has interactive puzzles, video for topics such as mitosis, meiosis, cell structure and cell models.  It also includes topics for microbiology, immunology, and microscopy.

Heredity

 

http://www.woodrow.org/teachers/bi/1994/genetic_game.htm/

A good site for an honors, AP, or duel enrollment class in that it calls for application of facts and critical thinking skills. All case studies, game board template, and clear instructions are provided.

 

Human Anatomy

http://www.zerobio.com/bone_breaker.htm

    • This site offers reviews of biology-related subjects with some excellent graphics and sound effects. Games include Bone Breaker, Alcoholic Fermentation, Glycolysis, Medcity Hospital, and Darwin's Travels.
  • http://www.edheads.org

    Excellent site to incorporate into a skeletal system unit. The virtual hip and knee replacement surgeries enable students to connect classroom knowledge with real life situations.
  • http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/erperi.html

    Entitled "Neuroscience for Kids", this site provides a multitude of games, puzzles, and quizzes which could be used within a unit on the nervous system.

Health

 

Other

 http://sps.k12.ar.us/massengale/biology_games.htm

        Great site for a large variety of biology-related games including Jeopardy, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Hollywood Squares, Weakest Link, Vocabulary Bingo, 20 Questions, and Undercover. This site also provides a template should you want to construct your own game.

 http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/sci-bio.html

        This is a website that has links to various science content areas. Really Cool!!

  http://dsc.discovery.com/games/games.html

        This site is great for interesting games that your kids will love.  It has the Man vs. Wild game, which is based on a show that the kids watch.  Check it out!!

http://www.extremescience.com/

        This site has factual information about different organisms.  For example it gives the world record for the biggest snake.

http://www.billnye.com/billnye.html

        This is a good site for teachers to send their students to try to answer weekly questions and to try some at home experiments.

 

http://www.gamequarium.com/science.htm

This site contains review on such topics as ecology, the human body, and plants as well as physical / chemical changes and forces / motion. It could be a useful tool for a unit introduction or for reteaching basic facts.

 

http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/sci_edu/biosites.html

Site provides an annotated list of links useful for teaching and / or learning in a variety of science-oriented subjects. Accessibility levels are indicated and a description of each site is provided.

 

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive

Excellent site for a Biology II class. Site contains several virtual labs, interactive slide shows, animations, and videos. There is even a site where students can actually ask questions of a scientist.

 

http://internet4classrooms.com/biology.html

Site contains dozens of links for variety of science-related topics.

 

http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/interactive.html#5Science

Dozens of links provided with brief descriptions as well as appropriate grade level. Also contains excellent power point presentations and additional interactive resources.

 

http://scienceforamerica.com

Contains a plethora of tools for science classes. Included are powerpoint presentations, critical science reading articles, virtual labs, and more.