Lesson Plans: Science
Links checked on 4/20/12
Click here for High School Science Resources from our K - 12 Section
Click here for Databases of Lesson Plans that include many Science Lesson Plans.
Click here for Meta-Link Sites of Lesson Plans that include many MORE Science Lesson Plans.
- Air Quality Lesson Plans and Data from the Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission
- Awesome Library - science lesson plans
- Changing World Lessons from USGS: Exploring Caves K-3 | Global Change - 4-6 | Map Adventures - K-3 | What Do Maps Show? - 5-8 |
- Classroom-Ready Astronomy Lesson Plans - scroll one-third of the way down the page to Sky Paths
- Discovery School Lesson Plans - Earth science only, but look in the topical index on the left for more
- EdHelper - science theme units
- The Fragile Fringe: A Guide for Teaching about Coastal Wetlands (from the USGS National Wetlands Research Center)
- Genetic Lesson Plan Ideas from the Genetics Education Center, University of Kansas
- Global Warming - Unit Plan with activities for Middle/High school.
- Lesson Plan page - categorized by grade levels; Pre K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-7, secondary
- Lesson Planz - science
- Life Cycle of a Mineral Deposit - teacherís guide for hands-on mineral education activities from USGS
- McREL Resources: Lesson Plan Library
- Middle School Science lesson plans
- NatureScapes - a web project that provides multilevel, informational readings, resources, and activities related to nature including plants, animals, and habitats.
- New York Times Daily - science lesson plans
- Physical Science (Succeed in Physical Science) from the School for Champions - The purpose of these free online lessons is to give you a start at improving your scientific knowledge. The material combines physics and chemistry fundamentals in a way that will allow you to excel in future science studies and even become a scientific champion.
- Renewable Energy lesson plans - created by a team of professional educators and renewable energy experts
- Science Activities, Labs And Lesson Plans
- Science lesson plans and resources
- Science NetLinks - index
- Smithsonian Science and Technology lesson plans - grades 3-8
- Stellarium - free open source planetarium for your computer | Lesson Plans to accompany Stellarium
- Teacher-Developed Earth and Space Science Lessons