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Martin Burrett

Pink Trombone - 52 views

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    Interesting voice simulator where you adjust the shape of the virtual mouth and voicebox to investigate how these work to produce sound.
Martin Burrett

When fish come to school, kids get hooked on science - 14 views

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    "A programme that brings live fish into classrooms to teach the fundamentals of biology not only helps students learn, but improves their attitudes about science, a new study finds.

    The study of nearly 20,000 K-12 students, who raised zebrafish from embryos over the course of a week, found that kids at all grade levels showed significant learning gains. They also responded more positively to statements such as "I know what it's like to be a scientist." The results, to be published by the journal PLOS Biology, suggest that an immersive experience with a living creature can be a particularly successful strategy to engage young people in science, technology, engineering and maths."
Glenn Hervieux

Ecosystem Explorer | EARTH A New Wild | Science | Interactive | PBS LearningMedia - 46 views

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    "Inspired by content from the upcoming PBS series EARTH A New Wild, the Ecosystem Explorer is a collection of videos, games, and infographics designed to take students deep into the ecosystems of three thrilling animals: vultures, wolves, and sharks.

    Use the related videos highlighted below to introduce each ecosystem and discover that the relationship between animals and humans is often much more complicated than we realize. Then, encourage students to play through the interactive and discover more exciting science about the ecology and conservation of these three worlds."
Martin Burrett

DAQRI Anatomy 4D - 31 views

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    An augmented reality Apple & Android app which allows you to explore human anatomy.
anorred79

DragonflyTV . Dog Breeding | PBS KIDS GO! - 20 views

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      Make sure students go through all levels - great for teaching genes (dominant and recessive) & genetic mutations.
carmelladoty

Highlights for High School | MIT OpenCourseWare | Free Online Course Materials - 35 views

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    Open Course Ware for High School Science and Math with Exam Prep
Michele Brown

Home of CELLS alive! - 53 views

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    interactive science site
Martin Burrett

Snapshot Serengeti - 32 views

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    This is a wonderful citizen science project where users are asked to classify animals on the Serengeti from camera traps to help real scientists survey and track populations of important and endangered wildlife.
    http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Science
Martin Burrett

SciShow - YouTube - 108 views

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    This is a fabulous and fascinating YouTube channel where all sorts of science ideas are explored and explained in a friendly and engaging way. The topics range from near Earth Asteroid to dung beetles. The videos often cover science stories that are currently in the news.
    http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Science
Derrick Grose

Dr. David Suzuki ... all Environmentalists - 19 views

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    In this interview with School Libraries in Canada, Dr. David Suzuki discusses how he became engaged with science and the importance of engaging all citizens as environmentalists as National Science and Technology Week approaches in Canada.
Thieme Hennis

List of Free Science Books | Physics Database - 16 views

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    Really awesome - nearly 150 free science books!
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    "Here's an alphabetical list of all available free books. Note that many of the links will bring you to an external page, usually with more info about the book and the download links. Also, the links are updated as frequently as possible, however some of them might be broken. Broken links are constantly being fixed. In case you want to report a broken link, or a link that violates copyrights, use the contact form. "
Christian King

Schools Resources | Sciences Schools' Resources - 20 views

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    A fantastic free quarterly e-science education magazine and some school science resources from the University of Adelaide. The Magazine is available as a free iPad version which is excellent and includes class resources (videos, audio, worksheets) to bring it into the classroom. Highly recommended.
Martin Burrett

OneZoom - Tree of Life Explorer - 101 views

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    This is beautiful site showing a zooming tree of life with links to more information for thousands of species.
    http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Science
Michele Brown

Crash Course! - YouTube - 51 views

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    Find great videos covering Biology or World History topics
Martin Burrett

Science Friday - 73 views

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    An extensive science site with articles, videos and audio featuring the latest research. There is a good 'For Teachers' section with lesson plans and ideas.
    http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Science
Adam Taylor

Intel Education: Visual Ranking Tool: Overview and Benefits - 56 views

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      Lists in biology: organelles in a cell. components of an organelle. procedures for a science experiment. items needed for photosynthesis to work. 
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      could use prezi to make lists and describe resoning
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