resources for homeschooling
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This is a community of those using "Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding"
"If you've been scouring the web seeking a site that could give you a healthy blend of science and comics, you've stumbled on the right place"
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The American Chemical Society is dedicated to improving lives through Chemistry. You can download all of the lessons from Middle School Chemistry for free.
Founded in 2003, Science News for Students is a free, award-winning online publication dedicated to providing age-appropriate science news to learners, parents and educators.
We are dedicated to inspiring people of all ages to better understand the natural world and our place in it, by instilling a sense of wonder and responsibility through exhibitions, programs, and online resources.
Anthropology, archaeology, astronomy, biodiversity, brain, climate change, earth, genetics, marine biology, microbiology, paleontology, physics, water, zoology.
Our mission is to create opportunities for kids to play, learn, and grow through gardening, engaging their natural curiosity and wonder.
Experiments you should try at home, episode guide to original Bill Nye The Science Guy series and everything Bill Nye.
Videos, courses & a blog about elementary science & math.
As part of diverse education and outreach programs, the IGWS provides educators with free curriculum support materials including lesson plans, demonstrations, and activities.
Astronomical news & educational outreach.
For anyone interested in learning or reviewing introductory general, organic and biological chemistry topics, including high school and college chemistry students, as well as independent learners.
Deep Time Maps provides paleogeographic maps of the ancient world. The maps show the varied landscapes of the ancient Earth through hundreds of millions of years of geologic time.
The Learning Circle is the second in a series of four classroom guides on First Nations in Canada. PDF
This book goes back to the Ice Age to give young readers a glimpse of what life was like pre-contact.
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Part of the digital teaching resources of the Ministère de l'Éducation (MEQ) formed, in part, to support the development of various disciplinary competencies in history and geography at the primary and secondary levels.
Join Canada's first European inhabitants in their daily activities and learn about their culture and civilization
This life-size reconstruction of an Iroquoian village is a place that allows the population to build a fair representation of Iroquoian society and its way of life.
Native Land Digital strives to create and foster conversations about the history of colonialism, Indigenous ways of knowing, and settler-Indigenous relations, through educational resources such as our map and Territory Acknowledgement Guide.
Mathematical gold! HERE are lesson plans & files for each chapter of the book, appropriate for 4th grade students and up. HERE is a summary of the book & the table of contents.
Danica McKellar explains elementary math concepts with wit, wisdom and CARTOONS!
Art projects that teach mathematical principles.
Curriculum series on visualizing and investigating big ideas in math in accessible and practical forms.
Lab materials for hands-on learners, grades 1-3.
Through funding from the National Science Foundation, Math in the Garden was developed to support mathematics and science standards.
Learn economic and financial literacy through space travel and cartoons.
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Building Thinking Classrooms in Mathematics
A PreK-8 visual instructional program that leverages the brain's innate spatial-temporal reasoning ability to solve mathematical problems.
Free tools, courses and manipulatives to make online learning more interactive and engaging than ever before.
Math & computer science in the news & the ever-challenging Problem of the Week for grades 3-12. Free.
Math study resources and games for elementary school. Free.
Math concepts presented in logical sequence, explained in detail and backed up by a large number of worked-out examples. Free.
games & worksheets
Redwood Literacy lesson plans to accompany The Writing Revolution
Fine arts lessons & activities for graes K-12.
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