Links for Parents and Educators

Science, Technology and Engineering

The American Chemical Society
Articles and activities related to chemistry

Challenger Center
Space-related activities, resources and programs,

The Discovery School
Lesson plans and activities courtesy of the Discovery Channel in a variety of topics, including astronomy, forensic science, health, life science, physical science and technology.

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse
Science and math related articles and activities.

Fermilab National Accelerator Laboratory
Education office with program information and instructional materials.

Mechanical Engineering
Activities for elementary and secondary students designed by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

NASA-created lesson guides, videos and activities.

National Earth Science Teachers Association

The National Institutes for Health
Resources for teachers include curriculum supplements, a science fair project resource guide, and a speakers’ bureau of NIH employees available to speak to school groups.

National Science Teachers Association

Science Activities Manual
Lesson ideas sorted by grade level.

Science Fair Projects

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