Virtual Field Trips: Using the Internet to Transport Kids Around the World
Discover ways to take your kids on virtual field trips on-line, exploring the world from your classroom or home with your tablets or computers!
24 EPIC Solar System Project Ideas for kids
LOTS of really fun and creative solar system projects for kids to try. These solar system project ideas are perfect for kids of all ages.
Chandra :: Resources :: Infographics
Light is energy that can take on many forms. Radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, X-ray and gamma radiation are all different forms of light. (Illustration: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss)
Creative Geography Activities for Kids
Social studies for kids is such a fun topic to teach! Kids are naturally curious about the world around them, whether it be their neighborhood community or a continent on the other side of the world! Why not build on their curiosity by inviting them to participate in some fun geography activities! Are you following …
Continent Twister - Geography Learning with a Twist!
Last year, I came up with the idea to introduce geography and mapping skills by having the students create their own Continent Twister. You know, rather than "right foot blue" they would play "right foot Europe!" The students absolutely loved this activity, and I was quite pleased with the learning that took place! Sneaky teacher that I am, I was able to get in map skills such as continents, oceans, equator, latitude, longitude, compass rose, without the students even realizing that they…
Travel the World From Your Classroom: Free iPad Apps for Virtual Field Trips
Edutopia blogger Monica Burns suggests nine free virtual field trip apps that bring students the world from the comfort of the classroom.
Planetarium en el colegio, astronomia escolar, planetarium portatil
Manualidad infantil globo terráqueo. Aprende como es nuestro planeta La Tierra con esta divertida actividad para niños
Earth’s Orbit Misconception - More Time 2 Teach
This week we started our unit on space and we’ve been having SO.MUCH.FUN learning all about the Sun, the Earth, and the moon! Can I just tell you how impressed I am by how much information my kiddos have learned in just a few short day… It just goes to prove that when kids are engaged, learning takes place To begin our unit, I decided to tackle one of the biggest MISCONCEPTIONS I noticed my class was having…. Many of the kids believed that the Sun travels around, the Earth. Can you blame…
E is for Explore!
783 original hands-on activities for kids (as well as a compiled archive of ideas from all over the web) with a strong focus on art integration + creative thinking for teachers and homeschoolers
13 Unexpected and Fun Geography Lessons to Enhance Your Curriculum
Students can travel across the globe without leaving the classroom. Check out these fun geography lessons for any grade and curriculum.
Map Shows How Humans Migrated Across The Globe
It's tough to know what happened on Earth thousands of years before anyone started writing anything down. But thanks to the amazing work of anthropologists a...
5 Minute Science Experiments for Kids
5 Minute Science Experiments for Kids on Frugal Coupon Living. Geometric Bubbles, Glow in the Dark Volcanoes, Replicate Ocean Currents and more!
Putting The History Of Earth Into Perspective
The Earth is really, really old. Over 4 1/2 billion years old, in fact. How do we begin to comprehend a number that large? It helps to put it on a more fatho...
How The World's First Written Languages Spread
The introduction of writing systems changed the world. It allowed humans to physically express thoughts and language, as well as record events for future gen...
340 χρόνια από τον πρώτο υπολογισμό της ταχύτητας του φωτός
Το σημερινό λογότυπο της Google είναι αφιερωμένο στην μέτρηση της ταχύτητας φωτός από τον Ole Roemer το 1676 Η πρώτη πειραματική απόδειξη για το ότι η ταχύτητα του φωτός είναι πεπερασμένη δόθηκε το…
How Well Do You Know Your Space Photos?
Can you guess the subject of each of these pictures? How many will you get right? Test your friends and family to see who knows their space photos the best. 1. Ice on Earth or a Picture of Mars? 2....