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Fact Monster

  -  Resource for many different facts and information in your content area

Ocean Portal

  1. - A unique, interactive online experience that inspires awareness, understanding, and stewardship of the world’s Ocean, developed by the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History and more than 20 collaborating organizations.


  1. -ARKive has created a comprehensive audio-visual biological profile for thousands of animals, plants and fungi, depicting typical species characteristics, life cycle, and behavior – what it looks like, where it lives, how it behaves, and why it is special.

  2. -Species Search

Ocean Explorer

  -The NOAA Ocean Exploration program provides a variety of learning and teaching tools designed to engage broad audiences and enhance America’s environmental literacy through the excitement of ocean discovery.


- The Exploratorium isn’t just a museum, it’s an ongoing exploration of science, art, and human perception—a vast collection of online interactives, web features, activities, programs and events that feed your curiosity.

Smithsonian Education

  -  The Center has created a long-term alliance with state education officials that has become the basis for several collaborative teacher training and resource development projects in a wide range of subjects.

Discovery Education

  1. -Discovery Education provides engaging digital resources to schools and homes with the goal of making educators more effective, increasing student achievement, and connecting classrooms and families to a world of learning.

Biology Corner

  1. - The Biology Corner is a resource site for biology and science teachers.  It contains a variety of lessons, quizzes, labs, web quests, and information on science topics.

Interactive Biology

  1. -This is what Interactive Biology is all about - Breaking down the concepts in biology so that if a Freshman in High School wants to understand Graduate-level Neurobiology, with enough discipline, she could do so.


Science Spot

  -  Science resource for middle school teachers and students.

  -  Lesson Plans

Cells Alive

  1. - CELLS alive! represents 30 years of capturing film and computer-enhanced images of living cells and organisms for education and medical research.

  2. -One of the best Cell Models, Meiosis, and Mitosis interactive animations on the web!

Khan Academy

  1. -Their library of videos covers K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even reaches into the humanities with playlists on finance and history. Each video is a digestible chunk, approximately 10 minutes long, and especially purposed for viewing on the computer.


-  CK-12 Biology is a high school FlexBook covering cell biology, genetics, evolution, ecology, microorganisms, fungi, plants, invertebrates, vertebrates, and physiology.


  1. - Curriki is more than your average website; they are a community of educators, learners and committed education experts who are working together to create quality materials that will benefit teachers and students around the world.


-  The free species directory that anyone can edit.  It covers Animalia, Plantae, Fungi, Bacteria, Archaea, Protista and all other forms of life.

University of Utah

  -  Great resource packed with learning material for Genetics

  - Lesson Plans

McGraw Hill Higher Education


  1. -Helpful chapter overviews, animations, quizzes, and Biology in the News feature article

Animations and Activities

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