My Science Lesson Plans:
Seasons & Eclipses Review Sample Lesson Plan:
Science Lesson Planning Resources:
Glencoe Virtual Labs: Online virtual labs with questions. Topics range from life science (cells, population biology, evolution), physical science (thermal energy, waves, physical & chemical changes) and earth science (plate tectonics, rock
cycle, climate, weather).
Digital Tools Used In Astronomy Unit:
Digital Citizenship Lesson Resources:
Digital Compass by Common Sense Education teaches students the fundamentals of digital citizenship through a choose-your-own-path interactive game, designed for grades 6–8.
Technology in the Science Classroom Lesson Ideas:
Virtual Universe: Students Use Technology to Reach for the Stars: Article about incorporating technology into the classroom. It provides different desktop programs for touring the universe on your computer. It also discusses the value of using digital technology for visualizing different parts of Astronomy, like Earth’s Tilt.
PBS Learning Physical Science Digital Lessons: Lessons from this website range from all different topics in physical science like motion, energy, light, and more. Engineering design can be introduced through a video on "Funny Boats," potential and kinetic energy can be investigated with catapults and roller coasters, and sound waves can be experimented with using the resources in Physical Science. Additional topics include the periodic table, thunder and lightning, and the electromagnetic spectrum.
Forces and Motion Lesson Ideas: Resources for educators for physical science lessons from grades 5-12. There are activities, labs, slideshows, graphic organizers and plenty of interactive online websites.