STEM Resources for Teachers
- National Academies Press
Digital (PDF) Content
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- National Academies Press - STEM Education Collection
- Reading Rockets – Literacy in the Sciences
Contains: Literacy in the Sciences tip sheets, Great books for kids about science and math, video interviews with children’s authors, more science resources from Reading Rockets, other recommended web resources, and PBS KIDS science programs and activities.
- STEM Resources – Young Adult Library Services Association
Lists: recommended for young adults – non-fiction and fiction books, magazines, videos and other media, cool resource on the Web, cool competitions, contests, and science fairs, games, maker resources, reports and data, and evaluation & outcomes.
- Classroom Resources – SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment
Contains: Teacher Guides, Classroom Activities, and Shamu TV.
- Ocean Portal: Educator’s Corner (Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History)
Our Ocean Portal Educators’ Corner provides you with activities, lessons and educational resources to bring the ocean to life for your students. We have collected top resources from our collaborators to provide you with teacher-tested, ocean science materials for your classroom. We hope these resources, along with the rich experience of the Ocean Portal, will help you inspire the next generation of ocean stewards.
- The Wonders of the Seas
A free educational resource about marine life for use in the classroom. Over 1 million hits, and recommended by the National Science Teachers Association!
- APS (American Physical Society) Physics – Education
Why Study Physics?, K-8, High School, Undergraduate, Graduate, Education Conferences, Ethics Case Studies, etc.
- Dynamic Periodic Table
- Elemental Data Index (NIST)
Please click the periodic table to access data for specific elements from the NIST Physical Measurement Laboratory databases.
- Physics Central – Learn How your World Works (American Physics Society)
The American Physical Society represents some 48,000 physicists, and most of our work centers on scientific meetings and publications-the primary ways that physicists communicate with each other. With PhysicsCentral, we communicate the excitement and importance of physics to everyone.
- Rader's Physics4Kids
Contains: Motion, Heat, Electricity, Light, and Modern.