Facebook
Edutopia on Facebook
Twitter
Edutopia on Twitter
Google+
Edutopia on Google+
Pinterest
Edutopia on Pinterest Follow Me on Pinterest
WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Science

Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in science.

Five-Minute Film Festival: The Science of Sports

Sports offers a perfect opportunity to explore concepts like force, motion, potential energy, velocity, and torque. Engage your students with this collection of videos about the intersection of science and sports.

Discuss

Five-Minute Film Festival: The Science of Sports

Last comment 3 weeks 4 days ago
4 34 1,571 views

Technology at the Rock: PBL-Driven Integrated Study

Last comment 2 weeks 6 days ago
6 1 2,774 views

Travel Journals: Student-Created Textbooks

Last comment 7 hours 21 min ago
5 1 3,720 views

Travel Journals: Student-Created Textbooks

Stw posted Thu, 08/14/2014 - 08:40
5 1 3,720 views

Making Friends With Failure

Blog posted Mon, 08/26/2013 - 10:13
22 11 23,362 views

Twenty Ideas for Engaging Projects

Blog posted Mon, 09/12/2011 - 07:00
15 8 185,648 views

Browse

blog

Flipping This Class: A Journey from Professor to Popularizer

Yale Professor Ainissa Ramirez discusses what it takes to transform a dry science lecture into a riveting YouTube video.

3 2,487 views
blog

Five-Minute Film Festival: Color Theory

Whether you're looking through the lens of science, art, or philosophy, lessons around color can be engaging and fun. VideoAmy has gathered a playlist of videos about color to get your creative juices flowing.

1 1 7,174 views
blog

Creating Makerspaces in Schools

Edutopia blogger Mary Beth Hertz reports from EdCamp NYC about design thinking, the maker movement and their relevance to STEM curriculum.

5 6,983 views
article

Infographic: The Value of a STEM Education

Knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) can be the key to a successful future. Here's why a STEM education matters and how you can inspire students to pursue STEM careers.

6 10 19,226 views
blog

Eight Classroom Resources to Help Teach About Hurricane Sandy

Edutopia's editorial assistant shares some great primary sources for helping kids understand the forces behind hurricanes and other natural disasters.

3 11,861 views
blog

Cultivate Social and Emotional Skills with Ecoliteracy

Carolie Sly of the Center for Ecoliteracy identifies five vital life practices that integrate emotional, social and ecological literacy.

671 views
blog

STEM to STEAM: Art in K-12 is Key to Building a Strong Economy

John Maeda, President of Rhode Island School of Design, makes a convincing case for adding art to the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics curriculum - and turning STEM into STEAM.

1 14 31,021 views

Pages

blog

Six Free iPad Apps for Making Healthy Choices

Edutopia blogger Monica Burns shares her favorite iPad apps for teaching about food and nutrition.

4 1 7,844 views
article

NatureMapping Takes Kids -- and Technology -- Outside and into Active Learning

A data-collection program brings real science to elementary schools -- and startles the professionals.

39 2 7,748 views
blog

STEMbite: An Experiment in Teaching with Google Glass

Andrew Vanden Heuvel, an early adopter of Google Glass, shares his STEMbite project, a series of short, exciting STEM videos made possible through cutting-edge wearable technology.

3 7,652 views
blog

The Next Generation of National Science Education Standards

Science ed blogger Eric Brunsell on the process of developing national science standards.

3 7,652 views
Project-Based Learning in an Elementary Science Classroom
video

Journey North: Children Practice Real Science by Monitoring Monarchs

Journey North involves thousands of students in monitoring migration patterns of butterflies and other species.

7 2 7,557 views
Team Teaching: Two Teachers, Three Subjects, One Project
video

Team Teaching: Two Teachers, Three Subjects, One Project

A pair of educators are sanguine about their art, biology, and multimedia program.

4 7,461 views
blog

Common Core in Action: How Two Science Teachers are Implementing Common Core

Edutopia blogger Andrew Miller visits with two science teachers to learn how they are applying Common Core ELA standards to a subject not specifically addressed by the Common Core.

4 4 7,270 views

Pages