Pacific Science Center
is an interactive site that presents current and upcoming exhibits and
shows. It also provides information on visiting such as prices,
hours, food, and parking, and it also provides information and
materials for schools to supplement their curriculum and prepare them
for field trips. There are also opportunities to get involved.
|Washington Park Arboretum
Arboretum is not only a beautiful park to walk through, it is an
ongoing program to cultivate native species and increase our knowledge
site is intended to introduce students to the process of wastewater
treatment. They host tours and programs for students in grades
4-12. There is also a link to the wheels to water program that
gives free transportation to and from the plant.
puropse of this site is to introduce the public to the Greenway, a
swath of land stretching across the Cascade Mountains from Seattle to
Central Washington. This site provides educational opportunities
for students and schools.
site supplements the museum, presenting current and upcoming exhibits
and events. It provides information about visiting and provides
Seattle Aquarium is a renowned aquarium dedicated to researching and
educating people about the unique creatures of the northwest. The
website is well maintained and easy to navigate. Teachers can easily
plan a visit by visting the website, while students and parents can
prepare extracurricular visits.
site is a more interactive method to study the topics brought up in
these world famous videos. He posts occasional blogs, videos and books
can be purchased, and activities are also available to practice at home
using things you can find around the house.
is a wonderful site to watch nova videos online. There are only a
dozen or so full episodes at a time but they also have numerous clips
that could supplement a lesson without taking over the period. It is
also possible to purchase videos here.
trips are a fantastic method for improving students understanding of
concepts. Unfortunately, logistical issues can interfere such as money
and transportation. This website attempts to remedy this by providing
free transportation for schools to and from their field trip site.|
Science Teachers Association||
NSTA is dedicated to providing teahers with data and materials to
improve science education in school. They list conference schedules
and professional development opportunities. There are also resources
for students as. However, in order to access everything, a membership
is required starting at $75 a year.||