Video Science Lessons
- Project instructions: students are led to create an NGSS aligned science project based on self-driven research fueled by their curiosity.
- Science challenge: activities which deliver background content and demonstrate an activity you can try on your own
- Fun Science Fridays: mini activities for young children in grades K-5
- Lunch With A Scientist: science talks for high school students given by professional scientists. These include post-talk resources and are designed to be the beginning of a student project based on the talk material.
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Science Challenge: Mustard Worm Extraction
Make worms appear from within soil like magic! With a few simple ingredients, we challenge you to do this mustard worm activity.
Fun Science Friday: Hunting For Insects
Use a field guide and a simple net to go hunting for insects in the outdoors and identify them.
Animal Cam Series Episode 3 | analyzing data and creating a presentation
Materials Needed Project creation guide for middle school or high school, poster template, presentation template, and previous lesson’s data sheet.
Science Challenge: Make an Insect Sweep Net
Learn how to use household materials to create your own insect catching net.
Fun Science Friday: Nature Meditations
Sitting and quietly watching nature is a great way for little kids to develop beginning observation skills.
Science Challenge: Make a Transect
In this lesson, learn how to create a transect and in order to measure your findings in a specific area.
Animal Cam Series Episode 1 | Observing Animals
Learn how to create a research project using observations from animal cameras online.
Fun Science Friday: Measuring Trees
Learn how to measure the height and age of a tree using these simple tips.