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 Ways to Get Girls into STEM

Last comment 2 weeks 1 day ago
9 663 6,729 views

Travel Journals: Student-Created Textbooks

Last comment 3 weeks 1 day ago
15 976 16,388 views

Ten Websites for Science Teachers

Last comment 4 weeks 9 hours ago
24 2,311 69,567 views

Five Ways to Get Girls into STEM

Thu, 03/07/2013 - 16:26
9 663 6,729 views

Humanities in the Twenty-First Century

Wed, 07/20/2011 - 13:00
3 140 5,647 views

STEM and Writing: A Super Combination

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 06:24
3 3,714 9,337 views

Browse

blog

Video Games in the STEM Classroom

Blogger and teacher Shawn Cornally describes how he came to accept his students' passion for video games and channel some of the titles into his STEM curriculum.

1 312 11,179 views
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.

3 183 2,717 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 72 8,248 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.

5 236 8,899 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 1,394 20,729 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.

3 151 11,830 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.

109 760 views

Pages

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.

3 607 7,923 views
blog

STEMposium Winners: Five Outstanding STEM Projects

Five videos showcase top STEM innovations from the recent STEMposium event.

112 7,597 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 76 7,597 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 32 7,597 views
blog

The Next Generation of National Science Education Standards

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

3 2 7,489 views
The DNA of Learning: Teens Tackle Animal Poaching Through Genetics
video

The DNA of Learning: Teens Tackle Animal Poaching Through Genetics

Eleventh-grade biotechnology students use DNA barcoding to help save endangered African wildlife.

40 7,489 views
Elementary Kids Monitor Terrain with Technology
video

Learning Landscape: Kids Monitor Terrain with Tech

Students at this Minnesota elementary school use new technology to study the ancient ecology of a vast prairie wetland.

12 26 7,380 views

Pages

Science Strategies Pinboard

Visit a curated collection of resources related to teaching science on Edutopia's pinboard on Pinterest, including tips, activities, lesson ideas, and more.

0 1 views