Middle School Science

Amazing Space


Web based activities designed for the classroom.

Cells Alive


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

Chemistry: Acid-Base Indicators


A comprehensive list of indicators for acids and bases.

Chemistry: Constants


List of constants used in Chemistry.

Cool Science for Curious Kids


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


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


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


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

Google Earth 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.