Middle School Science

Amazing Space

http://amazing-space.stsci.edu/

Web based activities designed for the classroom.

Cells Alive

http://www.cellsalive.com/

Site includes video clip on mitosis with real picture and animation, cell gallery with pictures and description, and much more.

Chemistry: Acid-Base Indicators

http://chemistry.about.com/library/weekly/aa112201a.htm

A comprehensive list of indicators for acids and bases.

Chemistry: Constants

http://www.chem4kids.com/files/etcetera_constants.html

List of constants used in Chemistry.

Cool Science for Curious Kids

http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/index.html

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute invites curious kids to explore biology…on screen, off screen, and in between. Students find answers to questions such as what is the connection between a butterfly and a caterpillar as well as why we eat roots and stems.

Earth Science: Mountain Maker, Earth Shaker

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/tectonics/

This activity lets you manipulate tectonic plates. Pull the plates apart and push them together and watch what happens to the Earth.

Earth Science: This Dynamic Earth – The Story

http://pubs.usgs.gov/publications/text/dynamic.html

This booklet gives a brief introduction to the concept of plate tectonics and complements the visual and written information in This Dynamic Planet.

Energy Quest

http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/index.html

This site is loaded with a variety of ideas for energy education including science projects, puzzles, super scientists, and education resources.

Google Earth Lessons

http://gelessons.com/lessons/

Learn how to do the basics so you are comfortable teaching with Google Earth. Suitable for Lectures, Presentations, whole class discussions, etc. Also includes mini-lessons – Lesson starters for looking at various topics.