Digital Science Lessons
Learn how to use chemistry to create super realistic pumpkin slime from household ingredients!
These Lessons are designed to have students interact with content, ask questions, and practice critical thinking skills.
- NGSS-aligned lesson packets with an introductory video, homework, and pre-lesson assignments.
- Science challenge: activities which deliver background content and demonstrate an activity you can try on your own
- K-5 “Fun Science Fridays”: mini activities for young children
Our Needs And Seeds lesson packet for teaching children about growing plants is here! Check out this short intro video to get started.
Learn about the mountain pine bark beetle (Dendroctonus ponderosae) and its impacts on forest health in North America.
We’ll show you how to make a DIY ant farm from home!
Learn about the one of the most important foundations of chemistry: understanding solutions!
In this fun an easy nature exploration video, we’ll give you tips to hunt for and identify wildflowers.
What makes this well-known fungus grow the most? We’ll show you how to experiment with it and then use your results to bake delicious bread!
Learn about the ecosystems of the Sierra Nevada, which makes up the top portion of the watershed serving much of California, and contains up to 50% of the vascular plants in the state.
In this fun an easy river exploration video, we show you how to look for signs of clean water and test its speed.
Learn how to look at soil content using the Munsell color system and a sediment jar to investigate what the soil is made up of.
Learn about the chemical makeup, polarity, and other unique qualities of this substance which covers 71% of the Earth’s surface.