Digital Science Lessons

Free interactive digital and video science projects.

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Digital Science Lessons

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These Lessons are designed to have students interact with content, ask questions, and practice critical thinking skills.

Lesson Types:

  • 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

Past Lessons

Fun Science Fridays: Growing Plants

Fun Science Fridays: Growing Plants

Our Needs And Seeds lesson packet for teaching children about growing plants is here! Check out this short intro video to get started.

Weekly Science Challenge: Yeast rising

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!

Sierra Nevada Ecosystems Lesson Packet

Sierra Nevada Ecosystems Lesson Packet

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.

Water Chemistry Lesson Packet

Water Chemistry Lesson Packet

Learn about the chemical makeup, polarity, and other unique qualities of this substance which covers 71% of the Earth’s surface.