Science on a Sphere Explorer

SOS Explorer, from the inventors of NOAA’s Science On a Sphere® , is now available as an exhibit and classroom tool. Users can view over 100 datasets through a user-controlled touchscreen interface on a flat screen. The visualizations show information provided by satellites, ground observations, and computer models, and lets users explore the data. See the website for contact information, […]

learn x design

Learn x Design offers projects and activities that focus on design and engineering skills. The website offers a database of science activities for youth of all ages, especially for use in informal learning environments. Activities can be searched by subject, age level, or the time duration of the project. Many activities are accompanied by a video of science educators demonstrating […]

The Science of Soil virtual labs

Turn your classroom into a virtual lab with six interactive lesson plans designed to engage varied learners, enhance digital literacy, and increase overall retention of core concepts. Students input and revise variables to observe different results and solutions, reinforcing key messages regarding plant nutrition, food production and food security. Visit:  http://www.thescienceofsoil.com/teacher-­resources