Science Online Resources
B4UBuild Stuff for Kids
www.b4ubuild.com/kids/kidlinks.html This is a commercial site affiliated with residential construction services that
offers links to a variety of online resources for engineering and architecture
activities and books for children.
Kids.gov Life Science Resources
www.kids.gov/k_5/k_5_science_life.shtml Kids.gov is the official portal to U.S. government information and services
on the web geared to the learning levels and interests of children. The Life
Science section offers information about plants, animals, and living things,
as well as information about inventors and scientists, science fair projects,
and careers in science.
The KidsHealth site is part of the Nemours Foundation’s Center for Chil-
dren’s Health Media and offers information and resources about health and
biology topics geared to kids, teens, and parents.
Museum of Science and Industry
www.msichicago.org/education/educator-resources/classroom-activities The Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago offers a searchable data-
base of activity and lesson plans for preschool to adults on a wide range of
National Science Center
www.nscdiscovery.org The National Science Center is a nonprofit organization in partnership
with the United States Army with a mission to increase students’ interest in
science and math. The website offers resources for educators as well as links
and games for children.
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