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  • 1. Tech Ed Web Sites Table of Contents Aerodynamics and Flight Agriculture Animals Architecture and Construction Careers Communications Computers Delaware, OH Design Earth Science Electronics Elementary Sites Energy Engineering Environment and Biology Fluid Power Gender Equity in Tech Ed Grants Health and Biotechnology History and Social Studies Industrial Revolution and Colonial America Inventions and Inventors Lasers and Fiber Optics Materials and Manufacturing Math Mechanics and Physics Miscellaneous Museums and Institutes Navigation and GPS Packaging Paper Engineering Robotics Science, General
  • 2. Space Teaching Resources Technology Transportation Visual Weather Aerodynamics and Flight Joe Palmer’s Paper Airplanes http://www.josephpalmer.com/planes/Airplane.shtml Tools and Technology: Creating Structure, grades 2 – 5 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=703&sdoc=all Experimenting with Model Rockets, grades 6 - 8 http://www.lhsgems.org/GEM304.html Federal Aviation Administration – Educator’s corner http://www.faa.gov/education_research/education/educator _resources/educators_corner/ NASA Aeronautics, grades 2 – 5 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=60&sdoc=all NASA Rocket index http://exploration.grc.nasa.gov/education/rocket/shortr.html Kids’ Place: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics http://www.aiaa.org/content.cfm? pageid=473&vupage=cl_curriculum Aerodynamics sites for paper airplane research http://www.geocities.com/paperplane_quest/ Building kites http://www.2020site.org/kite/ Paper Kites http://www.ex.ac.uk/~jastaple/kites/projects/sled/sled.html Newspaper Kite http://www.clem.freeserve.co.uk/ Introduction to Airplane Design
  • 3. http://www.seeds2learn.com/airIndex.html Dynamics of Flight http://www.ueet.nasa.gov/StudentSite/dynamicsofflight.ht ml Science Fun With Airplanes http://www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~flight/ First Amateur rocket launch http://www.space.com/missionlaunches/csxt_rocket_04051 2.html Wright Brothers Flight and Simulation (NASA) http://wright.nasa.gov/ National Air And Space Museum http://www.nasm.si.edu/ The future of Air Travel http://www.gaservingamerica.org/Future_of_GA.htm U. S. Centennial of Flight Commission (history of flight, essays on impact of flight) http://www.centennialofflight.gov/index.html Virtual tour of the Cameron Balloon Factory http://bized.ac.uk/virtual/cb/ Construct a gliding aircraft http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/glide/index.html Rockets Away - A fun approach to exploring the science of rocketry http://www.ag.ohio-state.edu/~rockets/ Rocket Modeler interactive program http://exploration.grc.nasa.gov/education/rocket/rktsim.htm l Foilsim - educational software designed at the NASA Lewis Research Center to instruct students in the basics of aerodynamics. (excellent!) http://www.allstar.fiu.edu/aero/Foilsim.htm Beginner's Guide to Aerodynamics http://www.lerc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/airplane/bga.html Kites and integrated lessons
  • 4. http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson056 .shtml Aerodynamics in bicycles http://www.princeton.edu/~asmits/Bicycle_web/bicycle_ae ro.html Wind Tunnel Experiments http://www.lerc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/windtunnel.html Interactive Look at a Jet Engine (http://wings.avkids.com/Tours/Engine/) Kite Store http://www.intothewind.com/ Online Interactive Lessons on Aviation and Aerodynamics (good stuff) http://www.planemath.com/activities/pmactivitiesall.html Extensive Aviation Sites http://www.erau.edu/libraries/virtual/Aviation/ Extensive Aerospace Sites http://www.erau.edu/libraries/virtual/Aerospace/ Principles of Aeronautics Resources for Teachers and Kids (http://wings.avkids.com/) NASA Aerospace Team Online - brings you into flight simulators and wind tunnels to see NASA employees doing aerodynamic design research http://quest.arc.nasa.gov/aero/ World Wide Web Ballooning Pages http://www.euronet.nl/users/jdewilde/index.html Whitewings - High performance paper gliders http://www.whitewings.com/ Lessons that deal with the physics laws of flight http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/upup/index.ht ml Paper Airplanes http://www.paperairplanes.co.uk/ FAA Aviation Education http://www.faa.gov/education/index.cfm. Flights of Imagination - Wright Brothers and the first
  • 5. transatlantic flight, plus resources http://www.fi.edu/flights/index.html STARBASE Minnesota - Organization designed to motivate students in technology, math, and science through aerospace education http://www.starbasemn.org/ NOVA Hot Cars: Lift and Drag http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/hotscience/fastcars/index.ht ml Traveling faster than sound http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/barrier/ Agriculture Food timeline http://www.foodtimeline.org/ Evolution of Crop Plants http://agronomy.ucdavis.edu/gepts/pb143/pb143.htm Antique farming machinery http://www.history.rochester.edu/appleton/a/agmac-m.html Technology in Agriculture http://www.pakissan.com/english/index.htm History of American Agriculture http://teach1.cses.vt.edu/Hist3124/index3124.html Biotechnologically enhanced crops - benefits (click on publications for free materials) http://www.whybiotech.com/index.asp Agriculture beyond 2000 video http://www.ageducate.org/resources/video_2000.html _2000.html Ohio Farm Bureau Federation http://www.ofbf.org/ofbweb/ofbwebengine.nsf/ $LookupPageID/KLOS-5E4PCU/?OpenDocument Facts on Ohio Farming http://www.agclassroom.org/kids/stats/ohio.pdf Ohio Bureau of Farming Learning Resources
  • 6. http://www.ofbf.org/ofbweb/ofbwebengine.nsf/ $LookupPageID/KLOS-5E4PCU/?OpenDocument Agriculture and Children http://www.campsilos.org/mod4/teachers/r_index.shtml Agriculture Education Resources http://ageducate.org/resources/ Animals Bionics - Mechanisms of Living Things http://library.thinkquest.org/27468/e/index.htm http://library.thinkquest.org/27810/englisch/index.html Endangered Animals in Ohio http://www.ohiodnr.com/wildlife/resources/mgtplans/endan gered.htm Virtual Grasshopper http://www.ent.iastate.edu/ref/anatomy/ihop/ Virtual dissections of several animals http://biology.miningco.com/cs/dissections/ Cut-outs for animals in different habitats - just print, color, and insert into your diorama! http://www.enchantedlearning.com/biomes/ Animal crafts out of common materials http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/animals/ Find animals that live in your zip code area http://www.enature.com/ Designing an Ant Day Care Center http://www.ciese.org/curriculum/squareproj/engineering_an ts.htm Mini-Squares of Life http://www.ciese.org/curriculum/squareproj/engineering_sq uare.htm Architecture and Construction The Math in Structural Engineering http://www.thefutureschannel.com/dockets/algebra/structur al_engineering/
  • 7. A Hotlist on Toothpick Bridges http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/listtoothpicmr.h tml Steven Caney's Ultimate Building Book: Including More Than 100 Incredible Projects Kids Can Make! [BARGAIN PRICE] (Hardcover) by Steven Caney http://www.amazon.com/Steven-Caneys-Ultimate- Building-Book/dp/B000PHWDM6/ref=pd_bxgy_b_img_b/ 102-7510474-2380917 Book: Block Building for Children (K-2) http://overlookpress.com/book-detail.php? book_isbn=0-87951-609-7 Big Dig Bridge Construction Project for 6th grade http://melroseschools.com/mms/tech_ed/briefs/design_brief _bridge3.htm Gregg Davis, CIO of Webcor Builders, talks about constructing high profile landmarks using 3D modeling software, collaborative networking tools and the latest “green” technologies. http://video.zdnet.com/CIOSessions/?p=175 Exploratorium Guide to Scale and Structure, grades K - 5 http://books.heinemann.com/products/08372.aspx Cracking Dams simulation http://simscience.org/cracks/index.html Messing Around With Drinking Straw Construction http://www.campusi.com/bookFind/asp/bookFindPriceLst.a sp?prodId=0316988731 Stuff that Works: Designed Environments, grades 2 – 5 http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Publication_Designed. html Building: Make it Work, grades 2 – 5 http://www.amazon.com/Building-Make-Science-Andrew- Haslam/dp/1587283514/ref=pd_bbs_2/103-4839237-05230 03?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176746150&sr=1-2 Learning by Design: Architecture and Design for K-12
  • 8. http://www.architects.org/education/index.cfm?doc_id=34 Designing and building file folder bridges (West Point Bridge Design) grades 8 - 12 http://bridgecontest.usma.edu/manual.htm The Art of Construction: Projects and Principles for Beginning Engineers and Architects (ages 9 – 12) Highly Recommended! http://www.amazon.com/Art-Construction-Principles- Beginning- Architects/dp/1556520808/ref=sr_1_2/103-4839237-05230 03?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176402705&sr=1-2 Building Toothpick Bridges (book) http://plgcatalog.pearson.com/program_single.cfm? site_id=2&program_id=716&searchType=All&searchTerm =building%20toothpick%20bridges Build It! Festival Grades K-6 http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/gems/GEM370.html Bridges Module, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=520&sdoc=all Bridges: Amazing Structures to Design, Build and Test ages 7 - 14 http://www.idealspublications.com/index.asp? PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=639 Building Blocks for Children (book), grades 2 – 6 http://www.amazon.com/Block-Building-Children- Buildings- Construction/dp/0879516097/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/103-483923 7-0523003?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176400624&sr=1-1 Architecture is Elementary (book) (Grades 6 – 12) http://www.amazon.com/Architecture-Elementary-revised- Nathan- Winters/dp/1586858297/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/103-4839237-05 23003?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176399625&sr=8-1 Blueprint for Geometry (Book on Architecture and Geometry)
  • 9. http://plgcatalog.pearson.com/program_single.cfm? site_id=2&program_id=721&searchType=isbn&searchTer m=1572322780 Historic American Buildings http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/habs_haer/ Building Structures with Young People (book) http://cse.edc.org/curriculum/youngscientistseries/buildings tructures.asp Collection of sites on structures http://www.technologystudent.com/struct1/struindex.htm Battling the Sea in the Netherlands http://www.deltawerken.com/English/10.html? setlanguage=en Seven Wonders of the World http://library.thinkquest.org/23378/main.html Homes of Our Own House FREE construction software for MS/HS students http://www.homesofourown.org/ Bridges and Structures Home: http://www.pennridge.org/works/bridges.html Construction Skills for grades K – 12 (UK) http://www.constructionawards.co.uk/index.php?mode= Bridge building links http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/Stu/ppoggio/ Native American Tipi – math calculations http://www.hhs.helena.k12.mt.us/ILAP/Tepees %20ILAP.htm LEGO Digital Designer http://www.lego.com/eng/factory/design/ Architecture web index http://www.zeroland.co.nz/index0.html A History of Architecture http://www.zeroland.co.nz/architecture_history.html Architect3D online http://www.architectstudio3d.org/AS3d/design_studio3d.ht ml
  • 10. LEOCad 3D modeling software http://leocad.org/ Pictures of various structures http://www.dtonline.org/structures/index.html? _Action=search&_Where=AllValidated Online create a city site http://www.citycreator.com/build.city?city=3 kids building and learning about the community - good lessons http://www.cubekc.org/catwab.html K’nex construction projects http://www.balmoralsoftware.com/knex/knex.htm<!-- [endif]--> Construction careers http://www.constructmyfuture.com/ Architecture Week Magazine http://www.architectureweek.com/today.html The History of the Toilet http://www.plumbingsupply.com/toilethistoryindia.html National Building Museum http://www.building-america.org/ Bridges http://eduscapes.com/42explore/bridge.htm Toothpick (and other) bridges http://archive.ala.org/ICONN/KCFAQ/bridges.html Talks about building model bridges from toothpicks, spaghetti, balsa. How to get started. http://www.abcdpittsburgh.org/kids/kids.htm http://www.edfac.usyd.edu.au/staff/fletcher/Files/Bridge_tr uss_project.html http://ABCDpittsburgh.org/links2.html#usaa One of many sales sites for hobby railroaders, these specialize in historical detail http://www.bridgewerks.com/Pages/bridges.html http://www.caboosehobbies.com/ Timeline/history of architecture (styles, periods of time)
  • 11. http://library.thinkquest.org/26491/stylescat.php3? browser=3 American Institute of Architects, Columbus Chapter (includes design project for HS students) http://www.aiacolumbus.org/index.php Designing a skyscraper http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/reach/ About Architecture http://architecture.about.com/ Building a Dream Home with 3-D Geometric Shapes http://www.lessonplanspage.com/MathGeometryDreamHo me25.htm Building with Geometric Shapes http://www.lessonplanspage.com/MathArtGeometricArchit ectureDeveloping46.htm Bridges: Grades 6-8 http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/bridges Structures Around the World: Activities for Elementary Schools http://www.exploratorium.edu/structures/index.html The Skyscraper Page http://www.skyscraperpage.com/ Take a tour of architecture and other resources on structure http://www.fi.edu/structures/structures.html Great Buildings and Architects http://www.greatbuildings.com/ Interactive Bridge Building site http://library.thinkquest.org/11686/index.html Building Big - PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/ On line roller coaster simulation http://www.Funderstanding.com/k12/coaster/ Roller Coasters (3 sites) http://dir.yahoo.com/Science/Physics/Mechanics/Amuseme nt_Park_Ride_Physics/ http://www.ultimaterollercoaster.com/resources/
  • 12. http://www.ultimaterollercoaster.com/ Future City Competitions http://www.futurecity.org/ Construction Design Briefs for the Elementary Grades http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/con struct.htm Building with Balsa http://www.zimsweb.com/balsa History of European Architecture http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/cas/fnart/arch/contents_euro pe.html Empire State Building (2 sites) http://www.columbia.edu/imaging/html/marc/empire/empir e-marc.html http://www.esbnyc.com/ Frank Lloyd Wright - PBS http://www.pbs.org/flw/ Geodesic Dome Teaching activities (2 sites) http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/zzGeodex.htm http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/geo_gumd rops.html Gothic Cathedrals (sidebar) http://newyorkcarver.com/ Camping Shelter design brief http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/Hiking %20E4.htm History of skyscrapers - History Channel http://www.historychannel.com/ Engineering an Empire (Russian Engineering) – Discovery Channel http://www.history.com/ K'Nex (2 sites) http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/Knex/Knxndx .htm LEGO (2 sites)
  • 13. http://www.weirdrichard.com/activity.htm http://www.legomindstorms.com/fll/ Pop Ups or Paper Engineering (3 sites) http://www.flying-pig.co.uk/ http://www.makersgallery.com/joanirvine/index.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/ http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/libs/scua/montanar/p- ex.htm Paper engineering – origami examples – Dutch designer http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/Stu/ppoggio/ Paper Architecture http://members.aol.com/kselena/OA/oamainpg.html Origami sites for students http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/CITE/origami.htm Covered Bridges in Kentucky http://www.uky.edu/KentuckyAtlas/CoveredBridges/ Marble Ramps activity http://www.col-ed.org/cur/sci/sci174.txt Various bridge model sites http://mvhs1.mbhs.edu/mvhsproj/bridge_model/bridges2.ht ml Bridge resources http://mvhs1.mbhs.edu/mvhsproj/bridge_model/bridges2.ht ml Seven Wonders of the Ancient World - PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sunken/wonders/ The Pyramids - PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/ SodaConstructor (interactive construction site) http://sodaplay.com/constructor/index.htm On-Line High Rise Archive http://www.xs4all.nl/~hnetten/index.html West Point Bridge Designer download http://bridgecontest.usma.edu/
  • 14. Audio and acoustics The Science of Music http://www.exploratorium.edu/music/index.html Sound, grades K – 2 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/sou nd.asp History of music (short) http://library.thinkquest.org/4023/music.htm Science of sound http://www.surfnetkids.com/sound.htm History of recorded sound http://www.bill78.btinternet.co.uk/history/hist0.htm Acoustic and Vibration Animations http://www.kettering.edu/~drussell/demos.html Sound site http://www.sci.mus.mn.us/sound/nocss/top.html Sound waves http://www.school-for-champions.com/science/sound.htm Light and sound waves http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/waves/wavesT OC.html Faster than sound (sound barrier) http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/barrier/ Wave Motion http://www.explorescience.com/activities/activity_list.cfm? categoryID=3 Making musical instruments http://www.pullmankids.com/articles/musical.html Monitoring marine mammals with acoustics http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/vents/acoustics/whales/bioacous tics.html Interactive web site about sound http://library.thinkquest.org/19537/ Realplayer sites http://realguide.real.com/
  • 15. Careers Skills and Competencies Needed to Survive in Today's Workplace (SCANS) http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/methods/assment/as 7scans.htm http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/methods/assment/as 7scans.htm Exploring Careers (Minnesota) http://www.iseek.org/sv/10000.jsp Career Voyages - best jobs http://www.careervoyages.gov/ Technology in Your Future http://www.gettech.org/default2.asp Careers in Technology http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/tech/ Career InfoNet http://www.acinet.org/acinet/ Decision-making after high school http://www.myfuture.com/ Vocational Education resources http://www.ed.gov/free/s-voced.html Student guide to jobs, resumes, vocational interests http://library.thinkquest.org/11720/ Vocational Technical Education Resources http://dragon.ep.usm.edu/~yuen/votech.htm Dream Job Lesson Plans http://www.education- world.com/a_lesson/TM/WS_dreamjob.shtml Occupational Outlook Handbook http://www.bls.gov/oco/ Jobs for kids by interest http://stats.bls.gov/k12/html/edu_over.htm Mapping your future http://mapping-your-future.org/ Calculating the cost of living on your own activity http://www.thirteen.org/wnetschool/origlessons/lifecost/
  • 16. Communication Signs, Symbols, and Codes, grades 3 – 6 http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Design_Signs.html Technology and Communication, grades 3 – 6 http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1571454799/th omasfreissl-20/102-4825617-1048925 Earth Friendly Greeting Cards, grades K-2 http://www.designedworldlearning.com/ Collection of sites on communication http://www.thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html? cat_id=67 Radio http://library.thinkquest.org/J0113011/ Cryptography http://library.thinkquest.org/28005/flashed/index2.shtml History of the telegraph (elementary) Click on choices at left http://library.thinkquest.org/6115/ Remote sensing online adventures (elementary) http://imagers.gsfc.nasa.gov/amelia http://imagers/gsfc.nasa.gov/amelia/teachersguide/index.ht ml http://imagers.gsfc.nasa.gov/echohome.html Media Clearinghouse – Critical Thinking About Media Messages http://medialit.med.sc.edu/ The Satellite Site, build your own satellite http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/satellite/ How Radar Works (What's In a Box?) http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/srtm_action1.shtml Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books, or eBooks. http://www.gutenberg.net/cdproject/download.html The History of Electronic Communication http://www.nlm.nih.gov/onceandfutureweb/home.html
  • 17. Web Tools Module - communication and information - web-based design brief on modern communication http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/class/est320/webtech/index.htm Graphic Arts information http://teched.vt.edu/gcc/ Communication Design Briefs for elementary students http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/com munication.html History of the World Wide Web http://www.w3.org/History.html Create your own newspaper http://crayon.net/ Telecommunications http://www.mse.cornell.edu/courses/engri111//telecom.htm The Evolution of Communication http://library.thinkquest.org/26451/frames.html Satellites http://www.surfnetkids.com/satellite.htm Computers Technology Based Inquiry for Middle School, grades 5 – 8 http://store.nsta.org/showItem.asp? product=PB202X&session=9C5ACE0D2705453EB3221D 2596DAA703 Project Based Learning using Computers, David Moursund, grades K – 12 http://www.iste.org/eseries/source/Orders/isteProductDetail .cfm?product_code=PROBA2 Palm OS in the Elementary School, grades K – 6 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=53&sdoc=all IT’s Elementary: Integrating (Computer) Technology into the Primary Grades http://www.iste.org/eseries/source/Orders/isteProductDetail .cfm?product_code=itsele
  • 18. Growing With Technology: What elementary students should know and do with computers http://www.course.com/search/default.cfm? CFID=21760221&CFTOKEN=22704942&action=SearchR esults&chMatch=all&bEntire=0&bIsbn=1&bAllPrd=1&bA llRecs=0&bPubl=1&bTitle=1&bAuthr=1&bFeatr=0&bDoc s=0&bITrel=0&series=&criteria=Growing+with+Technolo gy&submit=Go Next generation of computer software for schools http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/showStory.cfm? ArticleID=6739 Co-next: integrate computers into curriculum http://www.co-nect.com/ Imperata Computer Network Control software http://www.divace.com/home.nsf/pages/imperata Computers and Technology sites http://www.ala.org/parentspage/greatsites/science.html From Now On – Educational Technology for Engaged Learners http://www.fno.org/ Association for the Advancement of Computers in Education http://www.aace.org/ ISTE teacher resources http://www.iste.org/inhouse/resources/asmt/msiste/index.cf m? Section=NETS_OTA&CFID=4242786&CFTOKEN=7295 6235 ISTE lesson plans http://www.iste.org/Template.cfm? Section=Lesson_Plans&Template=/TaggedPage/TaggedPa geDisplay.cfm&TPLID=23&ContentID=3359&CFID=424 2786&CFTOKEN=72956235 The History Channel: Computer History Timeline http://www.pafko.com/history//h_intro.html The Cultural Impact of Computer Technology
  • 19. http://www.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/units/1999/7/99.07.0 7.x.html Computer history museum http://www.computerhistory.org/ History of computing science http://lecture.eingang.org/toc.html Privacy and security on the Internet http://www.privacyresources.org/ How to navigate through web sites http://www.fi.edu/primer/setup.html The Intel Museum http://www.intel.com/museum/index.htm International Telecomputing Consortium http://www.itc.org/ Interactive journey on how computers work http://www.intel.com/education/journey/INDEX.HTM Delaware, Ohio Growth of Delaware County http://www-agecon.ag.ohio- state.edu/programs/exurbs/Counties/DELAWARE.htm History of Delaware Ohio http://www.heritagepursuit.com/Delaware/delindex.ht Facts about Ohio http://www.50states.com/ohio.htm Ghost towns of Delaware (OH) County http://www.forgottenoh.com/GhostTowns/delawareco.html Design TOY Challenge: Sally Ride Science http://www.sallyridescience.com/toychallenge/ Models and Designs (FOSS), grades 5-6 http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/ModelsAndDesigns/1.ht ml Design It! Series by Bernie Z
  • 20. http://www.kelvin.com/Merchant2/merchant.mv? Screen=PROD&Store_Code=K&Product_Code=651916 aspexTabsMST Design and Mathematics software http://www.knowledgetree.ca/index.php/main/products_mo re/aspex_tabs/ Design Squad (PBS) http://pbskids.org/designsquad/ Make Magazine – ways to make many things http://www.makezine.com/ Imagination Place http://www.edc.org/CCT/imagination_place/index.htm Design in the Classroom (includes lessons and a great movie about design!) http://ditc.missouri.edu/index.html Kids Design Network http://www.dupagechildrensmuseum.org/kdn2/ Design It! Curriculum materials from Center of Science Education (commercial) http://cse.edc.org/curriculum/designit/ Intel Design and Discovery Packet - Lesson Plans http://www.intel.com/education/Design/index.htm Core77: Design magazine and resources http://www.core77.com/ Kids design the future http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/kiddesign/design_process.shtm l Design and Technology Association, Britain http://web.data.org.uk/data/index.php What is design and the design process? http://www.mech.uwa.edu.au/DANotes/design/home.html Design companies directory http://www.dexigner.com/directory/ Children as design partners http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/kiddesign/design_process.shtm l Hot Wheels: How Concept Cars Work
  • 21. http://express.howstuffworks.com/express-concept-car.htm Bad Human Factor Designs http://www.baddesigns.com/index.shtml University of Washington Universal Design http://www.washington.edu/doit/Faculty/Strategies/Univers al/ The Center for Universal Design http://www.design.ncsu.edu/cud/ ProDESKTOP resources INTAD resources for ProDESKTOP http://www.intad.asn.au/prod/default.asp http://ptcprojectlink.ptc.com/ Industrial Design Society of America http://www.idsa.org/ Rhino software http://www.rhino3d.com/ What is Design Technology (From Industrial Technology and Design Teachers' Assoc) http://www.intad.asn.au/juniortech/default.asp TechCard Modeling Materials http://www.kelvin.com/k12_techcard.html Earth Science Water (FOSS), grades 3 – 5 http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/Water/1.html The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake Tsunami and Earthquake research info, USGS http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/tsunami/ Water Science for Schools http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/ USGS Water Resources for the United States http://water.usgs.gov/ Earthquakes for Kids http://earthquake.usgs.gov/learning/kids.php Crackling Noises, earthquakes (simulation)
  • 22. http://simscience.org/crackling/index.html Soils, grades K – 2 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/ soils.asp Pebbles, Sand and Silt: earth science, grades K – 2 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/res ource_search&d=432&sdoc=all Patterns Below Us: geology, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/res ource_search&d=309&sdoc=all Patterns Above Us: relationships between atmosphere and earth, grades 6 –8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/res ource_search&d=307&sdoc=all Ecosystem kits, grades 3 – 5 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/eco systems.asp Earth’s Water module, grades 5 – 8 http://phcatalog.pearson.com/program_single.cfm? site_id=6&discipline_id=0&subarea_id=0&parent_progra m_id=21981&program_id=21990&searchtype=All&search term=science%20explorer Earth materials module, grades 3 – 5 http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/EarthMaterials/1.html Catastrophic events: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Storms (online resource) http://www.stcms.si.edu/ce/ce.htm Air and Weather Investigations http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/AirandWeather/1.html Teachers Domain – Earth and Space resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/ess/eiu/all_resources.ht ml http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/ess/earthsys/all_resourc es.html Underground Adventure on-line exhibit on soil at the Field Museum, Chicago (excellent)
  • 23. http://www.fmnh.org/ua/default.htm On line questions and answers about soil http://www.fieldmuseum.org/undergroundadventure/kidzon e/index.shtml Savage Earth (Changes to the Land) http://www.thirteen.org/savageearth/index.html Geologic Time Chart and the Fossil Record http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/fosrec/ University of California, Berkeley, Museum of Paleontology http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/index.html Water pollution sources (interactive picture) http://www.cleanwaterhonolulu.com/water.html Soil science for high school students http://soil.gsfc.nasa.gov/ NASA Earth Observatory – simulated NASA experiments about Earth http://Earthobservatory.nasa.gov Rainforest curriculum http://passporttoknowledge.com/students.html Earth’s magnetosphere and the Aurora Borealis http://image.gsfc.nasa.gov/poetry Interactive site on fossils http://www.nmnh.si.edu/paleo/dinosaurs/interactives/dig/m ain.html http://www.sdnhm.org/kids/fossils/index.html Geology www.usgs.gov Geologic information http://education.usgs.gov/common/primary.htm Interactive sites for K-12 from the US Geological Survey http://interactive2.usgs.gov/learningweb Rock collecting for kids www.rocksforkids.com Google Earth http://earth.google.com
  • 24. Exploring Earth interactive website www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/navigation/h ome.cfm Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor http://seawifs.gsfc.nasa.gov/SEAWIFS.html Map sites http://terraserver.microsoft.com http://earth.google.com www.mapquest.com www.globexplorer.com http://worldwind.arc.nasa.gov Earthquake proof structure activity NSF Earth and Environment Classroom Resources http://www.nsf.gov/news/classroom/earth-environ.jsp The Oceans http://www.mos.org/oceans/index.html EarthSim: Interactive 3D Earth Science http://www.earthsim.tv/index.php?page=whatson History of Agriculture in America http://www.agclassroom.org/gan/timeline/index.htm Model an Earthquake http://quake.wr.usgs.gov/research/deformation/modeling/eq model.html Make your own Seismograph http://cse.ssl.berkeley.edu/lessons/indiv/davis/hs/Seismogra ph.html Our changing world http://earthquake.usgs.gov/4kids/learning Internet resources on tsunamis http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/4136289.stm The 1995 Hyogoken-Nanbu Earthquake http://www.seismo.unr.edu./ftp/pub/updates/louie/kobe/kob e.html
  • 25. Electronics Blinkers and buzzers: Building and experimenting with electricity and magnetism http://www.campusi.com/bookFind/asp/bookFindPriceLst.a sp?prodId=0688099661 Magnets and Motors, grades 5 – 7 (book) http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/mag nets.asp Magnetism and Electricity (FOSS), grades 3 – 5 http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/MagnetismandElectricity /1.html Challenges in Electromagnets, grades 6-8 http://www.kendallhunt.com/index.cfm? PID=219&CID=219&CEL=992&PRD=3655 Electricity and magnetism: stop faking it, grades K – 8 http://www2.nsta.org/recommends/product.asp?id=15426 Electrical Energy and Circuit Design, grades 6-8 http://www.stcms.si.edu/trial_teach/circuits.htm Electricity and magnetism, grades 5 – 8 http://phcatalog.pearson.com/program_single.cfm? site_id=6&discipline_id=0&subarea_id=0&parent_progra m_id=21981&program_id=21996&searchtype=All&search term=science%20explorer Circuit Sense for Elementary Teachers and Students (grades K-6) http://www.teacherideaspress.com/bookDetail.aspx? sku=LU1490 Charging Ahead: An Introduction to Electromagnetism (grades 6 – 10) http://www2.nsta.org/recommends/product.asp?id=12308 Batteries Unit (gr 6 – 8) http://www.kendallhunt.com/index.cfm? PID=219&CID=219&CEL=992&PRD=3656 Using Remote Sensing http://imagers.gsfc.nasa.gov/ All About Different Electronics
  • 26. http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/trinity/elec2.html History of Electrical Inventions http://library.thinkquest.org/J002578/ Welcome to Electricity http://www.thetech.org/exhibits/online/topics/10a.html The Blobz Guide to Electric Circuits – http://www.andythelwell.com/blobz/ Physical Processes: Electricity http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise/science/physical/ 11_act.shtml The Electricity Book Index http://www.uce.ac.uk/education/research/cript/electricity %20book/frame%20start.htm Sock it to Me!: How Electricity Came to Be http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/exhibit/exhibit.php? id=159249&lid= IEEE Vertual Museum Home Page http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/index.php IEEE - Teacher In–service Program http://www.ieee.org/portal/pages/education/precollege/tispt /lessons.html American Society of Electrical Engineering K12 resources http://www.engineeringk12.org/default.cfm Gibson Electronics http://www.gibsonteched.com/main.html Vintage Electronics – simplest radio http://www.vcomp.co.uk/one_tube_1935/one_tube_1935.ht m Uses for electronics http://www.howstuffworks.com/category.htm?cat=Elec MadLab Electonics Kits http://www.madlab.org/index.html Timeline of Electronics http://www.greatachievements.org/greatachievements/ga_5 _3.html History of electronics
  • 27. http://www.ee.umd.edu/~taylor/Electrons.htm Marconi Web Site http://www.marconicalling.com/front.htm Create your own crystal radio science fair projects http://www.midnightscience.com/sciencefair.html Build a simple electric motor http://members.tripod.com/simplemotor/ Simple electric motor links http://members.tripod.com/simplemotor/links.htm Electronics information page http://www.dtonline.org/apps/infopage/app.exe? 3&1&1&0&1&0 Magnets and electronics http://education.jlab.org/beamsactivity/6thgrade/magnetsan delectromagnets/stu01.l.html Generator, interactive model http://home.a- city.de/walter.fendt/physengl/generatorengl.htm Quaker Oats Radio http://www.midnightscience.com/project.html Kids sites on electricity http://www.surfnetkids.com/electric.htm Radio Transmission activity (online) http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/radio/ Elementary Sites Book: Building Blocks for Children (K-2) http://overlookpress.com/book-detail.php? book_isbn=0-87951-609-7 Scratch: Interactive Programming Language for Kids 8 + http://scratch.mit.edu/about The Great Technology Adventure (different activities) http://www.tsaweb.org/content.asp? parentid=436&contentid=538 Technology and Children search
  • 28. http://web.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail? vid=17&hid=102&sid=ff1cbd62-5ff2-4a1e-9648- aec8a02941e8%40sessionmgr102 Design Squad (PBS, Feb 2007) http://pbskids.org/designsquad/ Engineering is Elementary – Engineering curriculum from Boston’s Museum of Science http://www.mos.org/doc/1545 Pre K – 12 Engineering activities based on Massachusetts standards http://www.prek-12engineering.org/ National Science Foundation Engineering Classroom Resources http://www.nsf.gov/news/classroom/engineering.jsp eTSA elementary activities http://www.tsaweb.org/files/05-06puborderform.pdf Children Engineering Educators http://www.childrensengineering.com/ Virginia Department of Education, Children's Engineering, A Teacher Resource Guide for Design and Technology in Grades K-5 http://www.pen.k12.va.us/VDOE/Instruction/CTE/te/K-5/E ngineering/ Children’s Engineering Council, Virginia Department of Ed http://vtea.org/ESTE/ Discover Engineering Through Reading http://www.eweek.org/2002/Library/reading.shtml ITEA’s Technology Education for Children Council (TECC) http://www.ncat.edu/%7Echildres/tecchome.html Kids Design Network http://www.dupagechildrensmuseum.org/servlet/kdn.Challe nges CityEngineering (City College of New York) http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Educators.html
  • 29. Technology education for the elementary grades (James Kirkwood, Ball State U) http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/index.html Article on Project-based learning by Terry Thode http://www.edutopia.org/php/article.php? id=Art_290&key=037 Children Design and Engineering http://www.childrendesigning.org/home.html Learning by Design, Middle School, Georgia Institute of Technology http://www-static.cc.gatech.edu/projects/lbd/home.html Design in the Classroom, Georgia Institute of Technology http://ditc.missouri.edu/gettingStarted/index.html Design and Technology Lessons for Elementary http://www.naaidt.org.uk/resources/projects/index.html? All=3 Elementary Tech Ed course – Kirkwood http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/Syllabi/364/sy llabus.html Great Web Sites for Kids http://www.ala.org/parentspage/greatsites/science.html Dinosaurs (2 sites) http://www.surfnetkids.com/dino.htm Elementary tech ed activities (3 sites) http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/index.html http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources.htm Mars Madness http://tqjunior.thinkquest.org/5579/splash.htm Energy National Renewable Energy Laboratory http://www.nrel.gov/ Windmills, grades 6 – 8 ( activities book) http://www.kendallhunt.com/index.cfm? PID=219&CID=219&CEL=992&PRD=3654
  • 30. US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, info on nuclear energy http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/basic-ref.html Solar House, grades 6 – 8 http://www.kendallhunt.com/index.cfm? PID=219&CID=219&CEL=992&PRD=3650 Popping With Power, grades 3 – 5 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=87&sdoc=all Middle Level Energy Series, grades 7 - 9 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=121&sdoc=all Hot Water and Warm Homes from Sunlight, grades 4 – 8 http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/gems/GEM190.html Trip Tally: Environmental Solutions, grades 3 – 5 http://www.nesea.org/education/edmaterials/TripTally.pdf Free energy resources from Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, grades 3 – 12 http://www.nesea.org/education/edmaterials/edu_download .html Getting Around Without Gasoline, grades 6 - 8 http://www.nesea.org/education/edmaterials/GAWG.html Exploring Energy With Toys (book) grades 4 – 6 http://www.amazon.com/Exploring-Energy-Toys- Complete- Lessons/dp/007064747X/ref=sr_1_3/103-4839237-052300 3?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176489333&sr=1-3 Energy, Machines, and Motion, grades 6-8 http://www.stcms.si.edu/emm/emm.htm Teacher Domain – Energy Resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/phys/energy/all_resourc es.html Energy and the Environment http://www.technologystudent.com/energy1/engex.htm Alaska Pipeline http://library.thinkquest.org/6115/
  • 31. Energy: Powering the World http://library.thinkquest.org/17531/ AEP appliance calculator https://www.aepohio.com/CustomerService/HelpfulInform ation/SavingEnergy/energyCalculator/applianceCSP.asp Solar Energy (New Zealand) http://staff.ace.ac.nz/Centres/Technology/kohia2002/kohia/ adminpages/energylinks.html Energy Hogs (includes teacher’s guide) http://www.energyhog.org/adult/educators.htm Ohio Windmaps http://www.windexplorer.com/Ohio/ohio.htm Ohio Clean Power Estimator http://www.clean-power.com/ohio/ Ohio Renewable Energy Web Site http://www.odod.state.oh.us/cdd/oee/renewables.htm_ Running a Gasoline Engine on Hydrogen http://www.spiritofmaat.com/archive/watercar/h20car2.htm Running your Car on Water Video http://www.spiritofmaat.com/archive/feb2/watercar.htm Fuel from water http://www.fuellesspower.com/water2.htm Northeast Sustainable Energy Association Education links http://www.nesea.org/education/ Energy lessons and resources http://www.eia.doe.gov/bookshelf/eer/kiddietoc.html Solar Energy Resources http://solarcooking.org/ U. S. Department of Energy - Photovoltaics (Solar Power) http://www.eere.energy.gov/ Energy Guide http://www.energyguide.com/ Online Fuel Cell Information Center http://www.fuelcells.org/ The Wind, Our Fierce Friend (with resources) http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/energy/wind.html
  • 32. Center for Renewable Energy (CREST) http://www.crest.org/ ABC's of Nuclear Energy http://www.lbl.gov/abc/ Building the best windmill http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/energy/buildwindmill.html Bioenergy information network http://bioenergy.ornl.gov/ California energy educational resources http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/ Energy resources for elementary students http://www.energynet.net/resource/elementary_level_resou rces.html From Windmills to Whirligigs http://www.sci.mus.mn.us/sln/vollis/index/frontvollis.html General Motors Alternative Fuels http://www.gm.com/automotive/innovations/altfuel/ Investigating Wind Energy http://sln.fi.edu//tfi/units/energy/windguide.html Mousetrap cars design brief http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/tran s/Alternate%20trans.htm Renewable energy basics http://www.nrel.gov/learning/ Solar Cooker (2 sites) http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/solar/index.ht ml The Old Windbag - wind lessons for children http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/energy/oldwind.html Alternative Energy Information Center http://www.wagonmaker.com/solar.html History of Electric Vehicles http://sloan.stanford.edu/EVonline/welcome.htm Wind powered design activities http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/energy/design.html Yahoo sites for energy
  • 33. http://dir.yahoo.com/Science/Energy/Renewable/ Engineering The Math in Structural Engineering http://www.thefutureschannel.com/dockets/algebra/structur al_engineering/ The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education http://www.k12science.org/engineeringproj.html K-12 Engineering: What is Engineering http://www.engineeringk12.org/students/What_Is_Engineer ing/Engineering_Alphabet/default.php Engineering Problem Solving for Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education http://engineering.dartmouth.edu/teps/book.html This Web site was designed to encourage young women to choose engineering as a career Extraordinary Women Engineers Engineering: Building Our World http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=706&sdoc=all Engineers can do Anything video, grades 10 – adult http://www.engineeringedu.com/store/dvd.html Engineering the Future, grades 9 – 12 http://www.mos.org/etf/ Museum Institute for Teaching Science activity kits (including engineering) http://www.mits.org/science_is_elementary.htm Cool Careers for Girls in Engineering http://www.amazon.com/Cool-Careers-Girls-Engineering- Pasternak/dp/1570231265/ref=sr_1_1/103-4839237-05230 03?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176406142&sr=8-1 Zoom Science and Engineering for kids ages 8 – 11 http://pbskids.org/zoom/grownups/scitraining/res_index.ht ml?
  • 34. Building an Engineer: Helping Women in Engineering – DVD of engineers talking to teachers http://www.njit.edu/v2/PreCollege/PrE-IOP/teldvd2.php Building and Engineer: How to Help Our Students – DVD of engineers talking to teachers http://www.njit.edu/v2/PreCollege/PrE-IOP/teldvd.php Engineering Pathway Portal to Engineering Education Resources http://engineeringpathway.org/ep/shared/about.jhtml National Engineering Technology Education Clearinghouse http://www.neteconline.org/clearinghouse/quicksearch.cfm Why Engineering K-12 PDF http://www.engineeringk12.org/documents/Why_K12_Eng ineering.pdf Buckminster Fuller http://www.thirteen.org/cgi-bin/bucky-bin/bucky.cgi Engineering Design Challenges for MS/HS by NASA http://edc.nasa.gov/ Teachers Domain – Engineering resources (many online videos) http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/engin/design/all_resour ces.html Windows on Waste – elementary lessons on Solid Waste and Environmental Issues http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/publications/pdfs/wow02.pdf Camp Reach for Girls http://www.wpi.edu/Admin/Women/Girls/Reach/ Women in Engineering Program and Advocates Network http://www.wepan.org/ Celebration of Women in Engineering http://www.nae.edu/nae/cwe/cwemain.nsf Engineering lessons www.engineeringk12.org IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) virtual museum on electricity http://www.ieee-virtual-museum.org/
  • 35. Engineering resources, K-12 (UK) http://www.curriculumonline.gov.uk/Subjects/Eng/Subject. htm PBS Engineering sites for Middle School http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/science_tech/middle- engineering.html PBS engineering Sites for grades 3 – 5 http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/science_tech/35- engineering.html PBS engineering Sites for High School http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/science_tech/high- engineering.html Intel’s Design and Discovery Curriculum on Teaching Design http://www97.intel.com/discover/DesignDiscovery/DD_Ov erview/default.aspx TryEngineering.org lesson plans for ages 8 – 18 http://www.tryengineering.org/lesson.php NSF Engineering Classroom Resources http://www.nsf.gov/news/classroom/engineering.jsp 2006 ASEE workshop PowerPoints on Engineering http://www.engineeringk12.org/k12workshop2006/program -proceedings.htm American Society for Engineering Education http://www.engineeringk12.org/ Engineer’s Week, events and activities http://www.eweek.org/ National Engineers Week online activities archive http://www.eweek.org/site/DiscoverE/activities/classroom_ archive.shtml Hands-on activities for engineering http://www.eweek.org/site/DiscoverE/activities/archive.sht ml Discover engineering.org www.discoverengineering.org Society of Women Engineers – Engineering Expo
  • 36. http://www.niar.twsu.edu/swe/ictcareerga.html Society of Women Engineers – K-12 resources http://www.swe.org/stellent/idcplg? IdcService=SS_GET_PAGE&nodeId=115&ssSourceNodeI d=89 Engineering Education Newsletter www.engineeringedu.com Junior Engineering Technical Society http://www.jets.org/ TeachEngineering teacher resources K-12 http://www.teachengineering.com/ Engineering Education Service Center http://www.engineeringedu.com/ Pre-engineering Times archive (different engineering job profiles) http://www.jets.org/publications/petimes.cfm Free graph paper printout http://www.pdfpad.com/graphpaper/ Graph paper printout – pdf http://www.incompetech.com/beta/plainGraphPaper/ IEEE Pre-university education lesson plans http://www.ieee.org/web/education/preuniversity/tispt/lesso ns.html Teach engineering websites for k12 http://teachengineering.com/index.php Engineering is Elementary http://www.mos.org/eie/ Engineering is Elementary lessons http://www.mos.org/doc/1545 TeachEngineering resources for K-12 http://www.teachengineering.com/curriculum.php E For Engineering http://www.e4engineering.com/ Future Scientists and Engineers of America Club http://www.fsea.org/ History of Chemical Engineering
  • 37. http://www.pafko.com/history//h_intro.html History of Civil Engineering http://www.asce.org/history/hp_main.html A sightseers guide to engineering http://www.engineeringsights.org/ Ohio Society for Professional Engineers http://www.ohioengineer.com/programs/Kids_Programs.ht m National Academy of Engineering http://www.nae.edu/nae/techlithome.nsf Discover Engineering online http://www.discoverengineering.org/eweek/cool_stuff.htm Site for High School Students interested in Engineering and Engineering Technology careers http://www.asee.org/precollege/ Future Scientists and Engineers of America http://www.fsea.org/ Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century http://www.greatachievements.org/ Society of Women Engineers Activities http://www.swe.org/iac/LP/index.html Kids resources on Engineering http://www.surfnetkids.com/engineer.htm Engineering Successes and Failures http://www.englib.cornell.edu/ice/lists/historytechnology/s uccessfail.html Civil and Coastal Engineering http://www.ce.ufl.edu/index.html Circular Architecture (DomeSpace) http://www.domespace.com/vinter/ Book: Block Building for Children : Making Buildings of the World With the Ultimate Construction Toy, by Les Walker, Lester R. Walker, Witold Rybczynski http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/stores/detail/-/book s/0879516097/customer- reviews/ref=pm_dp_ln_b_7/107-0712895-1483723
  • 38. Book: The Art of Construction : Projects and Principles for Beginning Engineers and Architects by Saralinda Hooker http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1556520808/re f=pd_ecc_rvi_b_2/107-0712895-1483723 Buildings that withstand earthquakes, research and design http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/keepstanding/ index.html 20th century innovations and inventions http://www.engineeringchallenges.org/cms/7126/8275.aspx Environment and Biology The importance of soil http://whyfiles.org/199_soil/index.html Smithsonion Dig It – Soil Exhibit (available 2008) https://www.soils.org/smithsonian/ Inspirational video on the importance of soil (no information, just pictures) https://www.soils.org/smithsonian/dvd.html Agriculture Resources from USDA http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/! ut/p/_s.7_0_A/7_0_1OB? navtype=AU&navid=EDUCATOR_STUDENT Resources on plants and animals http://www.k12science.org/curriculum/squareproj/ref_ material.htm Resources on plant study for students and teachers http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/gpe/links/index.html Go Green – Edutopia issue, 2007 http://www.edutopia.org/go-green-2007 Montioring Earth’s Environment http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/terra/index.html Tennessee Valley Authority Project for Kids http://www.tvakids.com/ Organisms: grades k – 2 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/org anisms.asp
  • 39. Living on the Edge: habitats and relationships, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=323&sdoc=all Land and Water: investigations, grades 3 – 5 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/land .asp Earth Friendly Greeting Cards, grades K-2 http://www.designedworldlearning.com/ Biosensors Module (gr. 6 – 10) http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_biose nsor.htm Biodegradable Materials Module, gr. 6 - 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_biode gradable.htm Animal Habitats (book), grades 6-8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=282&sdoc=all Teacher Domain – Structure and Function resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/life/stru/all_resources.h tml Teacher Domain – Regulation and Behavior resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/life/reg/all_resources.ht ml Teacher Domain – Organisms and their Environments resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/life/oate/all_resources.h tml Teacher Domain – Genetics and Heredity resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/life/gen/all_resources.ht ml Teacher Domain – Evolution resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/life/evo/all_resources.ht ml Teacher Domain – Ecology resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/life/eco/all_resources.ht ml
  • 40. Clean Technology http://news.com.com/Invetors+see+green+in+clean+tech/2 100-1008_3-5796707.html Biomimicry defined and examples given http://www.cbc.ca/natureofthings/features.html# Oceans Alive – Museum of Science http://www.mos.org/oceans/ Additional information on oceans http://www.mos.org/oceans/resources/links.html Energy and the Environment http://www.technologystudent.com/energy1/engex.htm Green Design http://www.ce.cmu.edu/GreenDesign/ Environmental Quality websites (different organizations) http://www.michigan.gov/deq/0,1607,7-135-3307_3580-10 5013--,00.html Bucket buddies – comparing aquatic life around the world http://www.k12science.org/curriculum/bucketproj/index.ht ml Square of life – compare animals and plants from your school to others worldwide http://www.k12science.org/curriculum/squareproj/ Food Webs http://www.mos.org/oceans/life/game.html 4empowerment E-learning on world issues http://www.4empowerment.com/en/aboutus/ List of animal adaptations http://www.uen.org/utahlink/activities/view_activity.cgi? activity_id=4750 BioKids envrionmental teacher resources http://www.biokids.umich.edu/links/teachers.html Waterwatch - daily stats on Alum Creek http://water.usgs.gov/cgi-bin/dailyMainW? map_type=real&state=oh Watershed lesson plans for Ohio http://www.ofbf.org/ofbweb/ofbwebengine.nsf/
  • 41. $LookupPageID/KLOS-5JXPD9/?OpenDocument Great site for pictures of insects for display http://mcz-28168.oeb.harvard.edu/mcztypedb.htm Very good interactive butterfly site http://library.thinkquest.org/C002251/cgi-bin/default.cgi? mode=file&outputmode=0&path=default.src&language=en glish&javascript=1&navmenu=1 The Butterfly Page http://butterflywebsite.com/ Environmental Education Links http://www.nacdnet.org/resources/Links-Education.htm Ohio Trees http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/forestry/trees/default.htm Biomes of the World online interaction site http://mbgnet.mobot.org/sets/index.htm American Museum of Natural History Teacher resources http://www.amnh.org/education/resources/index.html Satellite Images of Environmental Change Over the World http://edcwww.cr.usgs.gov/earthshots/slow/tableofcontents Olentangy Watershed Alliance http://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/ Fluid Power Fluid Flow, onscreen simulations, grades 7 – 12 http://simscience.org/fluid/index.html Ready Set Sail, grades 8 – 12 (buoyancy, fluid mechanics) http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=835&sdoc=all Messing About with Water Pumps and Siphons , grades 2 - 5 http://www.campusi.com/bookFind/asp/bookFindPriceLst.a sp?prodId=0316988774 Hydraulic robot arm project, with links http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/Stu/ppoggio/hydraulics/hydraulic s.html
  • 42. Fluid power at the forefront (definition, uses, future) http://www.bfpa.co.uk/elearn/understandfp/index.htm Fluid power: robotic arm http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/fluid/index.html Fountains http://www.omsi.edu/explore/physics/ww/ Fluid Power Education Foundation http://www.fpef.org/ Pneumatics http://www.dtonline.org/apps/infopage/app.exe? 3&5&1&0&1&0 Hydraulics and hydrostatics http://www.govictory.com/hydrauli.htm Fluid dynamics links http://www.princeton.edu/~gasdyn/Fluid_Dyn_Links/links. html Design an air-powered machine http://www.sci.mus.mn.us/sln/tf/p/pneumatic/pneumatic.ht ml Design a fluid power system http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/fluid/index.ht ml Gender Equity in Tech Ed WomenTech Portal http://www.iwitts.com/html/womentechportal_home.html Women are Popping Up in Technology http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/popup/index.html This site was founded by Sally Ride, America's first woman in space, to encourage girls to get the foundation needed to go on in science, math, or engineering. Programs include science festivals, the Sally Ride Science Club, science camps, etc. Sally Ride Science This Web site was designed to encourage young women to choose engineering as a career
  • 43. Extraordinary Women Engineers New Formulas for America’s Workforce: Girls in Science and Engineering http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2003/nsf03207/start.htm Multiculturalism in Science, Math, Technology, grades 6 - 9 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=461&sdoc=all Cool Careers for Girls in Engineering http://www.amazon.com/Cool-Careers-Girls-Engineering- Pasternak/dp/1570231265/ref=sr_1_1/103-4839237-05230 03?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176406142&sr=8-1 Building an Engineer: Helping Women in Engineering – DVD of engineers talking to teachers http://www.njit.edu/v2/PreCollege/PrE-IOP/teldvd2.php Institute for Women in Trades, Technology, and Science http://www.iwitts.com/html/iwitts.html Women engineering programs http://www.engineeringedu.com/wie.html Girls Go Tech http://www.girlsgotech.org/girls_go_tech.html Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day http://www.eweek.org/site/News/Eweek/girlsdayinfo.shtml Rural and Urban Images: Voices of Girls in Science, Mathematics, and Technology http://www.ael.org/nsf/voices/ Women in Engineering at Ohio State University (includes camp for 8th grade girls) http://wie.eng.ohio-state.edu/ National Academy of Engineering - lessons for girls http://www.engineergirl.org/ Educational Equity Center: Science, Gender, and After School Programs http://www.edequity.org/afterschoolscience.php Computer Science Computing and Mentoring Partnership http://ceee.rice.edu/cs-camp/students/index.html
  • 44. Grants AIAA grants for $200 http://www.aiaa.org/content.cfm?pageid=244 Technology Grant sites http://www.weirdrichard.com/grant.htm NEA grants http://www.nfie.org/grants.htm EDS Educational Technology Grants http://www.eds.com/about/community/grants/ Martha Holden Jennings Grants http://www.mhjf.org/grants/g-to-e_proposal.pdf 21st Century Community Learning Center grants http://www.ed.gov/21stcclc/ Grants resources http://www.geocities.com/world_of_websites/archive/fundr aising.html Health and Biotechnology National Institute of Environmental Health Science www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/home.htm Incorporating running into school subjects www.kidsrunning.com/krschoolgames.html Nutrition site for elementary students www.nutritionexplorations.org A health site from the International Food Information Council www.kidnetic.com Healthy Reminders for Primary Students www.blueannewe.com/rock/index.asp Germs form the American Museum of Natural History www.amnh.org/nationalcenter/infection/infectionindex.htm l Interactive Health game from the BBC, ages 6 and 7 www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/6_7/health_grow th_fs.shtml
  • 45. The Body Works, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=315&sdoc=all Patterns Within Us: Genetics, grades 6 - 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=305&sdoc=all Nanotechnology and Cancer Video http://nano.cancer.gov/resource_center/video_journey_qt- high.asp Hydroponics for Kids http://www.growingedge.com/kids/ Basic Hydroponics Systems and how they work http://www.simplyhydro.com/system.htm Hydroponic Growing System http://www.hydrostacker.com/ History of Food http://www.foodtimeline.org/ A History of Biotechnology http://www.biotechmedia.com/events.html Biotech Chronicles http://www.accessexcellence.org/AB/BC/ 3D animal and plant cells http://ofcn.org/cyber.serv/academy/ace/sci/cecsci/cecsci082 .html Biotech and You! Monthly online magazine http://www.whybiotech.com/ An Interactive exploration of the heart http://www.fi.edu/biosci/heart.html People in Medicine and Health http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/databank/medhealth.html Probe the brain - Interactive http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/brain/ A walk through the gut - student made simulation http://www.accessexcellence.org/AE/AEC/AEF/walk.html Oral health http://www.mrreach.com/
  • 46. The human brain and resources (3 sites) http://tqjunior.thinkquest.org/4371/?tqskip=1 http://www.dana.org/brainweb/ DNA and genes for kids http://www.eurekascience.com/ICanDoThat/dna_genes.htm DNA workshop interactive http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/dna/ Doctor over time interactive http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/doctor/ Family food zone http://www.familyfoodzone.com/ FDA kids home page http://www.fda.gov/oc/opacom/kids/default.htm Food for kids http://www.dtonline.org/apps/infopage/app.exe? 3&4&1&0&1&0 Health and fitness for kids http://www.bbc.co.uk/health/kids/btext.shtml Journal of American Bioethics http://bioethics.net/ Interactive body exploration http://library.thinkquest.org/10348/ Girl power http://www.girlpower.gov/girlarea/bodywise/index.htm Cracking the genetic code interactive http://www.pbs.org/wnet/innovation/ Interactive skeleton puzzle http://www.lhs.berkeley.edu/shockwave/bones.html Medical instruments http://www.mse.cornell.edu/courses/engri111//medical.htm Health and Technological Advances http://www4.nationalacademies.org/beyond/beyonddiscove ry.nsf/web/homepage?OpenDocument
  • 47. Debate: Should humans be cloned? http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/clone/cloneov .html Medicine and health 1900 to present http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/thenandnow/medhealth.html History and Social Studies History of Microscopy http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/museum/index.html History of Technology Series (TechDirections) http://www.techdirections.com/bookshistory.html Human Settlements (curriculum), grades 6 – 8 http://www.ronjonpublishing.com/proddetail.asp? prod=IMaST28 Community by Design Unit http://www.designedworldlearning.com/ Stonehenge Settlement with video (National Geographic) http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/01/070130- stonehenge.html?intcmp=inside Ben Franklin the Inventor www.pbs.org/benfranklin/explore.html Ancient Maya (PBS) http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sciencenow/3401/03.html America’s Attic: Primary sources of American History http://www.techlearning.com/teacher/aaa.php Solving the mystery of time http://library.thinkquest.org/C008179/index3.html http://library.thinkquest.org/20499/ Ancient Chinese Technology http://library.thinkquest.org/23062/ http://library.thinkquest.org/15618/ http://library.thinkquest.org/27895/ Historical documents important to the American Colonists http://www.edgate.com/d.pl? url=http://personal.pitnet.net/primarysources/
  • 48. Ancient Civilizations sites http://members.aol.com/donnandlee/ http://www.internet-at- work.com/hos_mcgrane/china/eg_china_intro.html http://iam.classics.unc.edu/ http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/schoolspages/ http://members.aol.com/WERedu// Significant history of science, particularly chemistry http://www.chemsoc.org/timeline/index.html The Greeks http://www.pbs.org/empires/thegreeks/ Roman Technology http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/romans/tech.shtml Exploring and collecting history online – science, technology and industry http://echo.gmu.edu/index.php Lewis and Clark Boats and Buoyancy http://www.ali.apple.com/ali_sites/ali/exhibits/1000813/ History of energy http://www.eia.doe.gov/kids/history/index.html Historical Documents http://historicaltextarchive.com/ Links to history and social studies for teachers http://historicaltextarchive.com/ The Future (various topics) http://www.globalchange.com/main.htm Looking to the future in technology http://www.futurefacing.com/ The future of technology, interesting file by topics http://www.btplc.com/Innovation/Innovation/index.htm Technology in 1900 http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/kids/tech1900/ Science and Technology Timeline http://explorer.scrtec.org/explorer/explorer- db/rsrc/783750933-447DED81.2.PDF Middle Ages Math
  • 49. http://142.3.219.38/RR/database/RR.09.96/gareau1.html Technology timeline http://inventors.about.com/od/timelines/Timelines_of_Inve ntion_and_Technology.htm History of time http://physics.nist.gov/GenInt/Time/time.html Medieval technology page http://scholar.chem.nyu.edu/tekpages/Subjects.html Virtural Tour of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World http://www.cnn.com/TRAVEL/DESTINATIONS/9705/sev en.wonders/ Roman technology handbook http://www.unc.edu/courses/rometech/public/content/art_ha ndbook.html The history of mankind's science http://library.thinkquest.org/26533/start.html Industrial Revolution and Colonial America Industrial Revolution http://members.aol.com/TeacherNet/Industrial.html Colonial Kids (WebQuest on children's life in 1700') http://library.thinkquest.org/J002611F/ Colonial America links for middle school http://www.theteacherscorner.net/thematicunits/colonial.ht m Colonial America Resources K-12 http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/colonial.htm#K Inventions and Inventors How Nearly Everything Was Invented (Hardcover) by Roger Bridgman http://www.amazon.com/How-Nearly-Everything-Was- Invented/dp/0756620775/ref=pd_sim_b_shvl_img_1/102-7 510474-2380917 Everyday Edisons: the show and webpage about 14 ordinary people and their inventions
  • 50. http://www.everydayedisons.com/default.aspx Heartland Science: innovation and discovery in Ohio http://www.heartlandscience.org/ Inventions from Space http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/spinoffs2.shtml This site describes ingenious inventions throughout history. What in the World is That? Google search for patents http://www.google.com/patents/ Oops! We Goofed! Inventions by Accident http://library.thinkquest.org/J0110062/ Inventions on Entertainment and Communication http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0211582/ African and African-American Inventions http://library.thinkquest.org/05aug/01352/englishindex.htm Inventions: Oracle Thinkquest http://www.thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html? cat_id=79 The Edison Papers http://edison.rutgers.edu/index.htm Inventing a new kind of pencil http://www.noogenesis.com/inventing/pencil/pencil_page.h tml Bubble Wrap Competition http://nmoe.org/bubblewrap/index.html Ohio Inventors’ Index http://staff.lib.muohio.edu/~shocker/ohist/index.html Ohio Inventor game and biographies http://www.oplin.org/famousohioans/inventors/puzzler.htm l#person1 The Great Idea Finder about Inventions and Inventors http://www.ideafinder.com/home.htm Lemelson MIT Page on Inventions for Kids http://web.mit.edu/invent/invent-main.html Online Inventor Scavenger Hunt (elementary and middle school activities)
  • 51. http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson120.shtml U. S. Patent Office, Kids Pages http://www.uspto.gov/go/kids/ Kids Inventor Resources http://www.inventored.org/k-12/ Enchanted Learning inventors and Inventions (elementary) http://www.enchantedlearning.com/inventors/ Black Inventors http://www.ncat.edu/~childres/blackinventors.html Lemelson-MIT High School Invention Apprenticeship Award http://web.mit.edu/invent How stuff works http://www.howstuffworks.com/ Invent America http://www.inventamerica.com/ Women inventors of the 20th century http://invention.smithsonian.org/centerpieces/ilives/womeni nventors.htmlLeonardo home page Women Inventors (5th grade) http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0210181/images/main.htm http://library.thinkquest.org/J0110145/homepage.html Exploring Leonardo http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/LeoHomePage.html History of the telephone http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/telephone/index.html National Medal of Technology http://www.thetech.org/nmot/ A science odyssey on invention http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/ Inventions (about.com) http://inventors.about.com/science/inventors/index.htm? rnk=c1&terms=invention Invention Convention http://inventionconvention.com/ Inventions and Inventors for K-12
  • 52. http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/inventors.htm Inventors and invention lessons http://eduscapes.com/42explore/invent.htm African-American Inventors http://www.si.edu/anacostia/mccoy.htm Smithsonian Institutes Inventive Americans Lessons http://www.npg.si.edu/edu/brush/guide/unit2/index.html National Inventors Hall of Fame http://www.invent.org/ National Inventors Hall of Fame Search Engine http://www.invent.org/hall_of_fame/1_1_search.asp Kid Cafe Guide for Young Inventors http://kids.patentcafe.com/ US Patent and Trade Office for Kids http://www.uspto.gov/go/kids/ National Inventors Day http://members.aol.com/acalendar/February/11th.html Students as designers http://www.sci.mus.mn.us/sln/invent/ Invention Creativity, Innovation and Problem Solving http://www.quantumbooks.com/Creativity.html Great Idea Finder - web sites on inventions and innovations http://www.ideafinder.com/site/contents.htm Lasers and Fiber Optics Lasers http://library.thinkquest.org/4184/ Lasers and Fiber Optics Resources http://www.princeton.edu/~milesgrp/links.html The laser and fiber optic revolution http://www.beyonddiscovery.org/content/view.page.asp? I=2306 Lasers http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/lasers/
  • 53. Materials and manufacturing Wood and paper, grades K – 1 http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/WoodandPaper/1.html The Technology of Paper, grades 6 – 12 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/pap er.asp The life cycle of everyday stuff, grades 9 -12 http://www2.nsta.org/recommends/product.asp?id=12166 How everyday things are made http://manufacturing.stanford.edu/hetm.html Teaching Plastics, American Chemistry Council, K –12 http://www.americanchemistry.com/s_plastics/sec_learning .asp?CID=1102&DID=4256 Sports Materials, grades 6 – 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_sports .htm Solids and liquids, grades K – 2 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/soli ds.asp Slippery Substances, grades 3 – 4 http://www.eduref.org/cgi- bin/printlessons.cgi/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Engineering/E NG0020.html Polystrene Containers, grades 3 – 10 http://www.eduref.org/cgi- bin/printlessons.cgi/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Engineering/E NG0018.html Polymers: Grades 6 – 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_poly mer.htm Properties of Matter, resources and web sites, grades 6-8 http://www.stcms.si.edu/pom/pom_student.htm Hands-n Plastic: resources and lessons K-12 http://www.americanchemistry.com/s_plastics/sec_content. asp?CID=1123&DID=4277 Earth materials module, grades 3 – 5
  • 54. http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/EarthMaterials/1.html Concrete Materials Unit, grades 6 – 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_concr ete.htm Composite Materials Unit, grades 6 – 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_comp osit.htm Changes: Kit on states of matter (k- Adult) http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/cha nges.asp Biodegradable Materials Module, gr 6 - 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_biode gradable.htm Interactive materials identifier (primary) http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise/science/materials/ 07_act.shtml Materials and fasteners http://www.technologystudent.com/joints/joindex.htm History of Plastics http://library.thinkquest.org/C003844/ Recycling plastics http://www.liangoodall.com/articles/recycled_plastics.html Materials: Grouping and classifying materials – fact sheet http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/revisewise/science/materials/ 07_fact.shtm Explore Materials Engineering http://www.engr.sjsu.edu/WofMatE/ Lean Flow Manufacturing http://www.mfgeng.com/leandes.htm Wikipedia on Manufacturing http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manufacturing#Manufacturing _systems History of the American Textile industry http://invention.smithsonian.org/centerpieces/whole_cloth/ Manufacturing processes (Alliance for Innovative Manufacturing)
  • 55. http://manufacturing.stanford.edu Cool Things Being Made Weekly Videos (National Association of Manufacturers) http://blog.nam.org/archives/coolstuffbeingmadecom_week end_video/ Manufacturing of pencils http://www.pencilfacts.com/broadband.html VW phaeton plant in Dresden Germany http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=1837641 History of materials technology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_materials_technol ogy Manufacturing videos online http://www.careervoyages.com/advmanufacturing- videos.cfm History of American Industry http://memory.loc.gov/learn/features/timeline/riseind/riseof .html Non-Living Things http://www.zephyrus.co.uk/materials1.html 100 Things Made of Bamboo http://www.bambus.de/infos/1000/indexx.php Plastic Museum (other materials too) http://www.plastiquarian.com/ind3.htm Kids interactive site on wood http://woodmagic.forprod.vt.edu/kids/ All about Paper http://library.thinkquest.org/28472/contents.htm Paper making cookbook http://lifesciences.asu.edu/paperproject/pmathome/PP_cook book.pdf Paper fun http://lifesciences.asu.edu/paperproject/paperfun.html The future of manufacturing http://www.ennex.com/publish/199407-MB- FreedomCreate.asp
  • 56. Nanotechnology Overview http://www.zyvex.com/nano/ http://library.thinkquest.org/TQ0313009/HomePage.htm Virtual tour of the Cameron Balloon Factory http://bized.ac.uk/virtual/cb/ Manufacturing technology sites http://legacy.ncsu.edu/classes/ted430/intro.htm Exploring the material world http://www.lbl.gov/MicroWorlds/module_index.html Online manufacturing http://www.dtonline.org/areas/7/1/index.htm DuPont home page http://www.dupont.com/ Educational resources for fabrics http://www.fabriclink.com/ Strange matter http://www.strangematterexhibit.com/whatis.html Liquid Crystal Institute, Kent State http://www.lci.kent.edu/ Making recycled paper http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/man /Papermak.htm Manufacturing is cool http://www.manufacturingiscool.com/cgi- bin/mfgcoolhtml.pl?/home.html& Materials by design http://www.mse.cornell.edu/courses/engri111//index.htm Slippery Substances for elementary students http://www.eecs.umich.edu/mathscience/funexperiments/qu ickndirty/eric/slip.html Mathematics The Math in Structural Engineering http://www.thefutureschannel.com/dockets/algebra/structur al_engineering/ Exploratorium Guide to Scale and Structure, grades K - 5
  • 57. http://books.heinemann.com/products/08372.aspx Math in Daily Life http://www.learner.org/exhibits/dailymath/index.html This site includes an encyclopedia for searching for information about topics related to mathematics. Platonic Realms. At this web site you can engage in math challenges for middle school students. There are a series of steps each challenge will take you through until the problem is solved. Also, you'll find additional resources for further investigation of each problem Figure This! Shaping Our World (Time, movement, geometry), grades 6 –8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=317&sdoc=all Measuring time, grades 5 – 7, kit http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/tim e.asp Mathematics for Engineers and Technologists, grades pre- K – adult http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/bookdescription.cws_ho me/680229/description#description Hardhatting in a Geo-world, grades 3 - 5 http://wwws.aimsedu.org/aims_store/Hardhatting-in-A- Geo-World-p-866.html Exploring Time, grades 3 – 6 http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm? PC=3591 Blueprint for Geometry (Book on Architecture and Geometry) http://plgcatalog.pearson.com/program_single.cfm? site_id=2&program_id=721&searchType=isbn&searchTer m=1572322780 History of the Abacus http://library.thinkquest.org/J0110723/
  • 58. Book: Rethinking Mathematics http://www.rethinkingschools.org/publication/math/ The mathematics of battling poverty in the world http://borgenproject.org/ Everyday math resources (5 sites) http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr148.shtml http://www.learner.org/exhibits/dailymath/index.html http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/Mathematics/Applied_ Math/APM0006.html http://www.teachnet.com/lesson/math/realworld/index.html Ruler Random Worksheet Generator http://themathworksheetsite.com/read_tape.html Interactive math magazine http://pass.maths.org/ Math Resources (Technical Symbols, Metric-English Conversions, Solid Geometry Calculations) http://www.americantech.org/eresources/resources.cfm Sci Tech Eng Math initiatives by professional community http://www.howardcc.edu/Seek-16/intro.htm Gizmos: ExploreLearning offers a catalog of modular, interactive simulations in math and science for teachers and students in grades 6-12 http://www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm? method=cResource.dspResourceCatalog Polyhedra Geometric Nets http://www.korthalsaltes.com/index.html http://www.senteacher.org/wk/3dshape.php Math and Aeronautics http://www.planemath.com/ The Technology, Science, Math Integration Project http://teched.vt.edu/html/ResTSMintg.html aspexTabsMST Design and Mathematics software http://www.knowledgetree.ca/index.php/main/products_mo re/aspex_tabs/
  • 59. Mechanics and Physics Physics Education Technology (simulations) http://phet.colorado.edu/new/index.php Teaching Physics with Toys, grades K – 9 http://www.tsbkm.com/prod_detail/79 Kitchen Physics, grade K – 5 http://www.amazon.com/dp/0070185239? tag=isbndb-20&camp=14573&creative=327641&linkCode =as1&creativeASIN=0070185239&adid=0A4RVWA2YV 2ZH68WNXDF& Smart Sensors (motion detector), book, grades 6 – 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_smart sensor.htm Simple Machines Made Simple, grades 3 – 8 http://www.sciencesbookreview.com/Simple_Machines_M ade_Simple_1563081040.html Motion and Design book, grades 3 – 5 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/mot ion.asp Methods of Motion, book, grades 5 – 8 http://www2.nsta.org/recommends/product.asp?id=12180 Mechanisms and other systems, grades 2 – 5 http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Publication_Mechanis ms.html Make it Work: Machines, grades 2 – 5 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=338&sdoc=all Machines and Movement: Fun With Science, grades 2 – 5 http://www.anybook4less.com/detail/0862725291.html Loco-Motion: Physics problems for the classroom, grades 3 –6 http://www.chicagoreviewpress.com/catalog/showBook.cf m?ISBN=1569761930 Levers and Pulleys, FOSS, grades 4 – 6 http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/LeversandPulleys/1.html Primarily Physics (book), grades K-3
  • 60. http://wwws.aimsedu.org/aims_store/Primarily-Physics- p-858.html Gravity Wheel: Lessons in Inertia, Motion, and Energy, grades 6 – 8 http://www.kendallhunt.com/index.cfm? PID=219&CID=219&CEL=992&PRD=3652 Force and Motion: Stop Faking It, grades K – 8 http://www2.nsta.org/recommends/product.asp?id=13096 Force and Motion unit, gradee 7 – 9 http://www.walch.com/product.php?itemid=702 Floating and Sinking, grades 4 – 6 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/floa ting.asp Fender Bender Physics, grades 5 – 8 http://www.nsta.org/pressroom&news_story_ID=46868 Exploring Waves, grades 5 – 8 http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm? PC=3641 Exploring motion and forces unit, grades 5 – 8 http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm? PC=3649 Evidence of Energy: an Introduction into Mechanics, grades 5 – 8 http://www2.nsta.org/recommends/product.asp?id=12172 Energy, Machines, and Motion, grades 6-8 http://www.stcms.si.edu/emm/emm.htm Balance and Motion – FOSS series http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/BalanceandMotion/1.ht ml Balance and Weighing (book) grades K-2 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/bala ncing.asp Armadillo run motion simulation game http://www.armadillorun.com/ Activity Based Physics http://www.physics.umd.edu/rgroups/ripe/perg/abp/
  • 61. Teacher Domain - Fundamentals of Science resources (Quantum Physics, Fundamental Theory) http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/phys/fund/all_resources .html Teacher Domain – Motion and Forces resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/phys/maf/all_resources. html Gears (animated) http://www.technologystudent.com/gears1/geardex1.htm Forces and moments (animated) http://www.technologystudent.com/forcmom/forcedex.htm Science of Cycling http://www.exploratorium.edu/cycling/index.htm Inventor's Tool Box - Simple Machines http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/InventorsToolbox.html Simple Machines The Franklin Institute http://sln.fi.edu/qa97/spotlight3/spotlight3.html The Machine Detective http://oac.schools.sa.edu.au/eshop/machine/index.html The Simple Machines Construction Site http://home.earthlink.net/~kandyhig/sm/index.htm Simple Machines Harcourt School Publishers http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/machines/simple_ machines.htm MIKIDS.com - Simple Machines http://www.mikids.com/Smachines.htm Simple Machines Learning Site http://www.coe.uh.edu/archive/science/science_lessons/sci enceles1/finalhome.htm Simple Machine Construction Site http://home.earthlink.net/%7Ekandyhig/sm/index.htm Simple Machines Learning Site http://www.coe.uh.edu/archive/science/science_lessons/sci enceles1/finalhome.htm Marvelous Machines
  • 62. http://www.Galaxy.net/~k12/machines/ Edheads simple machines http://www.edheads.org/activities/simple- machines/index.htm How Things Work - Physics http://howthingswork.virginia.edu/ Popular Mechanics for Kids http://www.pm4kids.com/0_0_1.htm Popular Mechanics http://www.popularmechanics.com/ Moving monsters and moving storybooks http://www.teachingandlearningresources.co.uk/learningde signtech.shtml Linkages and levers http://www.enged.com.au/students/mecsys/mecsys18.html The Physics Web http://physicsweb.org/ Lewis and Clark Boats and Buoyancy http://www.ali.apple.com/ali_sites/ali/exhibits/1000813/ Buoyancy resources http://www.emints.org/ethemes/resources/S00001459.shtml History of buoyancy http://www.dcn.davis.ca.us/go/explorit/science/bytes/float. html History of Aristotle http://www.engineering.usu.edu/jrestate/workshops/buoyan cy/buoyancy.php Pop-ups http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/kidspage/pages/popups /popups.html Roller coaster contest http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/rollercoa ster/ Wild ride - interdisciplinary roller coaster lesson for middle school http://www.intel.com/education/projects/wildride/index.ht
  • 63. m Gears program, much like Erector set http://www.gearseds.com/files/gearsbrochure.pdf Mousetrap Powered Cars http://www.docfizzix.com/ Antique farming machinery http://www.history.rochester.edu/appleton/a/agmac-m.html The forgotten technology - moving large stones without hoists or pulleys http://www.theforgottentechnology.com/Index.htm Students learn about mechanical control by studying toyss (design brief0 http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/toys/index.html Levers of the Body http://www.horizonshelpr.org/science/levers/intro.html Pop Ups or Paper Engineering (3 sites) http://www.flying-pig.co.uk/ http://www.makersgallery.com/joanirvine/index.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/ http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rulib/spcol/montanar/p- ex.htm Automata (Mechanisms) http://www.modernautomatamuseum.com/ (use www.altavista.com to find site, then use the translator to put it in English) Cabaret Mechanical Theater http://www.cabaret.co.uk/ Barking Dog Automata http://barkingdogsautomata.homestead.com/home.html Sidewalk Banner Automata http://sidestreetbannerworks.com/automata/automata.html Chomick and Meder Figurine Art and Automata http://www.chomickmeder.com/ Other Automata sites http://www.flying-pig.co.uk/Pages/links.htm Simple machines: teachers' corner
  • 64. http://www.theteacherscorner.net/thematicunits/simplemac hines.htm Catapult lessons http://www.rmcdenver.com/useguide/bank/5.htm Interactive Steam Engine http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/monitor/engine2.html elementary machines site http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/docs/elemsci/gr3uhesc.html Machine terminology http://www.dtonline.org/apps/infopage/app.exe? 3&6&1&0&1&0 The elements of machines http://www.mos.org/sln/Leonardo/InventorsToolbox.html Work is simple with machines http://www.ed.uri.edu/SMART96/ELEMSC/SMARTmachi nes/machine.html Physics resources http://theory.uwinnipeg.ca/mod_tech/node1.html http://www.physicsclassroom.com/ Rockets on wheels ttp://www.pbs.org/tal/racecars/index.html Franklin Institute simple machines http://www.fi.edu/qa97/spotlight3/spotlight3.html Toys with mechanical control http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/toys/index.ht ml Miscellaneous Instructables: How to make DIY projects http://www.instructables.com/ National Geographic News http://news.nationalgeographic.com/ Bureau of Labor Statistics http://www.bls.gov/home.htm Module Maker - Helping Students Use Research Effectively
  • 65. http://questioning.org/module/module.html Free children's drawing software, and others http://www.cs.uu.nl/people/markov/kids/index.html How Stuff Works Express for Middle Schoolers http://express.howstuffworks.com/ Federal Citizen Information Center http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/ The project approach in early and middle childhood http://www.project-approach.com/ Discover magazine http://www.discover.com/ Citation machine for citing works http://citationmachine.net/ Museums and Institutes Evergreen Exhibits for Museums http://www.clearchannelexhibitions.com/exhibits/index.asp National Air And Space Museum http://www.nasm.si.edu/ American Museum of Natural History Teacher resources http://www.amnh.org/education/resources/index.html Museum of Science, Boston http://www.mos.org/index.html Science Museum of Minnesota http://www.smm.org/ Online USA museum information http://www.museumca.org/usa/index.html The Inventure Place - Inventors' Hall of Fame http://www.invent.org/ Association for Career and Technical Education http://www.acteonline.org/ Exploratorium http://www.exploratorium.edu/ The Franklin Institute Online - Great resources for teachers of science on a variety of topics (2 sites listed) http://www.fi.edu/learning.html
  • 66. http://www.fi.edu/tfi/activity/act-summ.html The Tech Museum of Technology http://www.thetech.org/ The Lemelson Center of Innovation http://www.si.edu/harcourt/nmah/lemel/Start.htm Navigation and GPS Mapping: Stuff that works, grades 2 – 5 http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Publication_Mapping. html Exploring Navigation unit, grades 5 – 8 http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm? PC=3643 GIS and Geographic Inquiry http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/gis/index.cf m GPS resources http://www.tnris.org/K-12/index.htm ESRI lessons http://gis.esri.com/industries/education/arclessons/arclesson s.cfm Navigation and GPS: timeline, uses, future http://www.gaservingamerica.org/Future_of_GA.htm Complete overview of GPS http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/gps/gps_f. html The Global Positioning System: The Role of Atomic Clocks http://www4.nas.edu/beyond/beyonddiscovery.nsf/web/gps ?OpenDocument Location: Position on the Earth's Surface http://www.ed.gov/pubs/parents/Geography/location.html Interactive Satellite site http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/satellite/ Lost at Sea: The Search for Longitude (PBS)
  • 67. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/longitude/ Longitude (British site) http://www.nmm.ac.uk/server/show/nav.00500100400m Packaging Packaging and other structures, grades 2 – 5 http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Publication_Packaging .html Food Packaging module, grades 6 – 10 http://www.materialsworldmodules.org/modules/md_food. htm Pack it Up, Ship it Out packaging unit http://www.designedworldlearning.com/ Graph paper pdf http://www.incompetech.com/beta/plainGraphPaper/ Packaging curriculum http://www.iflweb.co.uk/incp/pages/pv.asp? p=incp45&v=0&fsize=0 Packaging: What a Waste (good and bad points of packaging, grades 4-6) http://www.ciwmb.ca.gov/schools/Curriculum/CTL/Sampl er2000/Packaging.pdf Food Labels in the Classroom (grades 4-12) http://www.askeric.org/Virtual/Lessons/Health/Consumer_ Health/COH0001.html Writing a letter to company to complain of packaging techniques used in their product (grades 3-8) http://www.teachervision.com/tv/printables/0876281390_2 87.pdf Attractive food packaging and the nutritional value of its content (grades K-1) http://www.healthteacher.com/lessonguides/nutrition/k-1/n ut4elk1/index.asp Attractive food packaging and the nutritional value of its content (grades 2-3) http://www.healthteacher.com/lessonguides/nutrition/2-3/n
  • 68. ut9el23/index.asp Packaging: use it or lose it http://www.geocities.com/ecosig_2000/packaging.html Making recycled paper http://pbisotopes.ess.sunysb.edu/esp/589_98/leibowitz/Less on_Plan.htm So Many Cookies...So Much Packaging (good for math) http://www.csun.edu/~vceed002/BFI/lessons/packaging.ht ml Paper Engineering Women are Popping Up in Technology http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/popup/index.html Paper Toys ready to print and fold http://papertoys.com/ Explore Pop-up Books! http://robertsabuda.com/popupindex.asp Simple Pop-ups You Can Make http://robertsabuda.com/popmakesimple.asp Making pop-ups is easy! These simple lessons should get you started. Joan Irvine How to Make a Pop-up! http://www.makersgallery.com/joanirvine/howto.html Welcome to Mark Hiner's website about paper engineering and pop-ups.| http://www.markhiner.co.uk/index.htm Pop-Up Card Mechanisms (1) V-Fold Mechanisms and How an Internal Stand Mechanism Can Be Used http://www.technologystudent.com/designpro/popup1.htm Pop-Up Card Mechanisms (2) rotary Card Mechanisms and Mouth Mechanisms http://www.technologystudent.com/designpro/popup2.htm Pop-Up Card Mechanisms (3) Parallel Slide Mechanisms http://www.technologystudent.com/designpro/popup3.htm Movemania http://www.euronet.nl/users/aheino/public_html/
  • 69. How a Book is Made –Pop-ups http://library.thinkquest.org/J001156/makingbooks/em_pop up.htm How to Make a Pull-Tab Book http://library.thinkquest.org/J001156/makingbooks/pulltab/i ndex.htm Let’s Make It Pop-up http://www.popupbooks.com/ Activity: How to Make a Snowman Pop-Up Card http://www.ehow.com/how_12254_make-snowman- pop.html Activity: How to Make a Rainbow Pop-Up Card http://www.ehow.com/how_12256_make-rainbow- pop.html Activity: How to Make a Pop-Up Valentine http://www.ehow.com/how_13975_make-pop- valentine.html Activity: Paper Dreidels http://www.kidsdomain.com/craft/dre-card.html Activity: Pop-up Cage http://www.mathemagic.org/MathsAndArt/popup1.htm Snap-Up Heart http://www.flying-pig.com/pages/heart.htm ScrapbookScrapbook.com http://www.scrapbookscrapbook.com/greeting-cards.html ZOOM! PBS Kids! Pop-Up Cards http://pbskids.org/zoom/activities/do/popupcards.html ZOOM! PBS Kids! Push-Pull Card http://pbskids.org/zoom/activities/do/pushpullcard.html Making Rosie’s Pop-up Greeting Cards http://www.rosiehardman.com/tutor.htm Pop Ups or Paper Engineering (3 sites) http://www.flying-pig.co.uk/ http://www.makersgallery.com/joanirvine/index.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/
  • 70. http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rulib/spcol/montanar/p- ex.htm Robotics Scientific American Frontiers: Games Machines Play http://www.pbs.org/saf/1208/video/watchonline.htm Robotics Academy, Carnegie Mellon University, grades 6 – 12 http://www-education.rec.ri.cmu.edu/ Robotics Curriculum guide for LEGOS 2.5 Mindstorms, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=270&sdoc=all Robots that slink and squirm http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/27/science/27robo.html? _r=1&th&emc=th&oref=slogin Hydraulic robot arm project with links http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/Stu/ppoggio/hydraulics/hydraulic s.html Syringe Robots http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/itech/amsitech/activities/syrro b/syrrob1.htm http://gpss.wrdsb.edu.on.ca/academics/tech/student/design work/robots/12%20work%20robot.htm Cye the first personal robot http://www.personalrobots.com/ First fully automated domestic assistant http://www.irobotnow.com/index.php FIRST Lego League http://www.firstlegoleague.org/ Bucknell's Robot Resources http://www.eg.bucknell.edu/~robotics/res_frame.html Fluid power: robotic arm http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/fluid/index.html Android World http://www.androidworld.com/
  • 71. Kranendonk Robotics, home of automated production systems (Holland) http://www.kranendonk.nl/ Robotics sites http://www.texoma.com/ghs/robotics.html Robotics Internet Resources http://www-robotics.cs.umass.edu/Robots/UBot NASA Telerobotics site - cool robot of the week http://ranier.hq.nasa.gov/telerobotics_page/coolrobots.html Technology Education site - Robots http://www.technologyindex.com/ LEGO Mindstorms http://mindstorms.lego.com/ LEGO Robolab lessons based on programmable robots made from LEGOs http://130.64.87.22/robolabatceeo/k12/cgi- bin/activity_index.cgi LEGO Robotics http://130.64.87.22/ldaps/htdocs/ MIT legged robots http://www.ai.mit.edu/projects/leglab/robots/robots.html NOVA: Robots http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/robots/ Microrobots at MIT http://www.ai.mit.edu/projects/ants/ Robot lesson plans grades 6-8 http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/robbie/in dex.html Robix robots for education http://www.robix.com/ Robot Science and Technology magazine http://www.robotmag.com/ KISS Institute for practical robots http://www.kipr.org/ RobotKits Direct http://www.robotikitsdirect.com/
  • 72. Kids sites for robots http://www.surfnetkids.com/robots.htm MIT Humanoid Robots http://www.ai.mit.edu/projects/humanoid-robotics-group/ The Tech Museum robots site http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/robotics/ Roamer Robots from Valiant Technology http://www.valiant-technology.com/ideas1.htm Xavier the Robot http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~xavier/ Science, General Exploratopia: More than 400 kid-friendly experiments and explorations for curious minds (Hardcover) by The Exploratorium http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0316612812/ref=pd_l uc_0000107624040940316612812/102-7510474-2380917 Terrific Science: fun science resources for teachers, parents, kids http://www.terrificscience.org/ Taking Science To School, K - 8 (PDF) http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=11625 Red Zone – space, science, technology, medicine news http://www.redorbit.com ScienCentral, Inc. newsletter www.sciencentral.com Discovery Channel Planet Earth Guide (many topics) http://dsc.discovery.com/guides/planetearth/planetearth.htm l Membranes online simulation http://simscience.org/membranes/index.html Explore color photographs taken through an optical microscope. For example, with the activity "Secret Worlds: The Universe Within" you can "view the Milky Way at 10 million light years from the Earth. Then move through
  • 73. space towards the Earth until you reach . . . the subatomic universe of electrons and protons." Molecular Expressions Patterns of Mobility (natural, man-made movements), grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=321&sdoc=all A great collection of children’s science books (Zubrowski) http://www.campusi.com/title_Children's_Museum_Activit y_Book.htm Janice VanCleaves Science Books, grades 2 – 6 http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd -0471571083.html Invisible Universe: The Electromagnetic Spectrum from Radio Waves to Gamma Rays, book, grades 6 - 8 http://www.lhsgems.org/gemsInvUniv.html Hands on Chemistry and Hands-on Physics for grades 8 – 12 http://www.csun.edu/~vceed002/books/index.htm Science is Elementary book series http://www.mits.org/science_is_elementary.htm Museum Institute for Teaching Sciene activity kits http://www.mits.org/science_is_elementary.htm Zoom Science and Engineering for kids ages 8 – 11 http://pbskids.org/zoom/grownups/scitraining/res_index.ht ml? Bubble-ology unit on chemistry, grades 5 – 8 http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/gems/GEM240.html Center for Science Education resources http://cse.edc.org/products/default.asp Teacher Domain – Matter resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/phys/matter/all_resourc es.html PBS science and technology resources http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/recommended/rec_links_ science.shtm
  • 74. Science lessons by Thirteen Ed http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/index_sci.html Science materials for middle school students http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/departments/eventscience/ Science Netlinks http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/index.cfm Applied Science: Our Technological World lesson plans (K-6) http://www.msnucleus.org/membership/html/k-6/as/index.h tml Cool science web sites http://www.eskimo.com/~billb/amateur/coolsci.html Science Toys you make at home http://school.discovery.com/networks/junkyardwars/library. html Science Education Partnerships (science projects) http://www.seps.org/oracle/oracle.archive Science, Technology, and How Things Work http://www.academic-genealogy.com/science.htm Ohio Contributions to Science and Technology by County http://www.ohiosci.org/OHIOSCIENCE200APPENDIX.ht m Ohio Science and Technology http://www.ohiosci.org/OHIOSCIENCE200.htm Science Daily http://www.sciencedaily.com/ Mr. Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab http://www.spartechsoftware.com/reeko/ Science, Technology, and Society links http://www.ncsu.edu/chass/mds/stslinks.html Charles Edison Fund - good simple but engaging science activities http://www.charlesedisonfund.org/thefund.html Science Serve: advancing the understanding and appreciation of science http://www.sciserv.org/
  • 75. Ask a Scientist http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/ the WHYY Science Initiative: Teacher Science Websites http://www.sciencestuff.org/ Elementary Science Lesson Plans http://www.proteacher.com/110000.shtml Water Science for Schools http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/ NASA SCI files (TV series on M/S/T) http://scifiles.larc.nasa.gov/educators/index.html Innovations in Science and Technology Education (INSciTE) http://www.hightechkids.org/ National Science Foundation http://www.nsf.gov/ The Why Files - issues of science, health, environment and technology from a unique perspective http://whyfiles.org/teach/index.php Science News http://www.sciencenews.org/ Sci Tech Eng Math initiatives by professional community http://www.howardcc.edu/Seek-16/intro.htm Education Development Center k-12 Science curriculum http://cse.edc.org/work/k12dissem/materials.asp Hands-on Activities from the Exploratorium, San Francisco http://www.exploratorium.edu/explore/handson.html Science Toys You Make at Home http://scitoys.com/ National Academy of Engineers Teaching Resources http://www.nae.edu/nae/techlithome.nsf/weblinks/CTON-5 57RLU?OpenDocument K-6 junior engineering lessons http://www.engineering.usu.edu/jrestate/lessons/description s.html National Science Foundation Classroom Resources http://www.nsf.gov/news/classroom/index.jsp
  • 76. Gizmos: ExploreLearning offers a catalog of modular, interactive simulations in math and science for teachers and students in grades 6-12 http://www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm? method=cResource.dspResourceCatalog WISE – Web-based Inquiry Science Environment http://wise.berkeley.edu/welcome.php The Technology, Science, Math Integration Project http://teched.vt.edu/html/ResTSMintg.html Space Space Flight Technology In the Next 50 Years http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21115669/ Galaxy Zoo http://www.galaxyzoo.org/Project.aspx Montioring Earth’s Environment http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/terra/index.html Inventions from Space http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/spinoffs2.shtml Exploring the Earth In Motion, grades 3 – 6 http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm? PC=3639 Teachers Domain – Earth and the Universe resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/sci/ess/eiu/all_resources.ht ml Welcome to the Universe – Museum of Science http://www.mos.org/sln/wtu/ International Space Station Interactive Site http://voyager.cet.edu/iss/challenges/main.asp Kids’ Place: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics http://www.aiaa.org/content.cfm? pageid=473&vupage=cl_curriculum NASA resources for educators http://education.nasa.gov/home/index.html NASA info on living in space
  • 77. http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/index.ht ml NASA kids club http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/k4/features/F_ NASA_Kids_Club_Launch.html Viewing the International Space Station http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/realdata/sightings/index.html Galaxies http://www.nasa.gov/worldbook/galaxy_worldbook.html Virtual Mars Mission http://prime.jsc.nasa.gov/ROV/ Hubble telescope http://hubblesite.org/sci.d.tech/ NASA Space Place http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/ Mars Rover 2004 homepage (PBS) http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/mars/ National Air And Space Museum http://www.nasm.si.edu/ NASA Explorer Schools project http://explorerschools.nasa.gov/portal/site/nes/ Astrophotographer's home page, Dayton, Ohio http://www.galacticimages.com/ NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center (includes other NASA links) http://www.msfc.nasa.gov/ Constellation stories by alphabet http://www.hawastsoc.org/deepsky/constellations.html#o An Inquirer's Guide to the Universe http://www.fi.edu/planets/ NASA aeronautics and space resources for educators http://education.nasa.gov/home/index.html Space Education Web Sites (Yahoo) http://dir.yahoo.com/Science/Space/Education/K_12/ Overview of the Solar System http://www.seds.org/billa/tnp/overview.html
  • 78. Build a solar system http://www.exploratorium.edu/ronh/solar_system/ Destination Mars: Transportation brief http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/destinati onmars/index.html Educational Space Simulation Project http://chico.rice.edu//armadillo/Simulations/simserver.html The Hubble Space Telescope http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/hubble/ The Satellite Site http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/hubble/ The International Space Station http://www.discovery.com/stories/science/iss/overview.htm l http://www.shuttlepresskit.com/ISS_OVR/index.htm Life Beyond Earth (PBS) http://www.pbs.org/lifebeyondearth/ Multmedia tour of the solar system http://trackstar.4teachers.org/trackstar/;jsessionid=00C9B4 65E92DA8E9FFB4B3AC083EA63F Mysteries of deep space (PBS) http://www.pbs.org/deepspace/ NASA human spaceflight http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/ Space Station PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/station/ Terror in Space PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/mir/ Design a house and vehicle for a planet http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/tran s/New_Planet.htm Space Day 2001 http://www.spaceday.org/index.html Orono, Maine Middle School Space Shuttle Simulator http://riceinfo.rice.edu/armadillo/Simulations/horizon.htm Stephen Hawing explains mysteries in space
  • 79. http://www.pbs.org/wnet/hawking/strange/html/stuff.html Kids sites on astronomy and space http://www.surfnetkids.com/space.htm Kids sites on satellites http://www.surfnetkids.com/space.htm Kids sites on space mysteries http://www.surfnetkids.com/spacemysteries.htm How we affect the environment and it affects us (technological innovations) http://www.howstuffworks.com/category.htm?cat=Envir Searching for extraterrestrial intelligence http://www.seti.org/game/ Teaching Resources 42Explore – resources on a variety of school subjects http://42explore.com Teachers’ Domain multimedia resources http://www.teachersdomain.org/tdhome.html Engineering the Future: Boston’s Museum of Science Engineering Curriculum for HS (video overview) http://link.brightcove.com/services/link/bcpid888056069/bc lid335998790/bctid447868213 ORC’s technology teaching resources http://ohiorc.org/bookmark/view_a_folder.aspx? uid=7827&folderID=11935 Melrose Middle School Tech Ed Lessons for grades 6-8 http://melroseschools.com/mms/tech %5Fed/design_briefs.htm Foundations of Engineering and Technology for Elementary Students http://www.glpbooks.com/titles/el_ed.html Problem Solving Activities http://www.mansfieldisd.org/careertech/techsyswp/problem solve.htm Education Trust www2.edtrust.org
  • 80. Local Systemic Change Network http://www.lsc-net.terc.edu Math and Science Partnership Network http://www.mspnet.org National Association of Research and Science Teaching http://www.narst.org National Council of Teachers in Mathematics http://www.nctm.org National Science and Technology Education Partnership http://www.nationalstep.org National Science Resources Center http://www.nsrconline.org National Science Teachers Association http://www.nsta.org The International Society for Technology in Education http://www.iste.org Triangle Coalition for Science and Technology Education http://www.trianglecoalition.org Time Engineers Software Game http://www.software-kids.com/Products/products.html AIMS Education Foundation Science and Math Resources http://www.aimsedu.org/index.html Indiana Institute for STEM (with additional resources) http://istemecollab.educ.indiana.edu/Pages/default.aspx The Big Thrill: Electronics, Fluid Power, Mechanics, Physics (middle school) http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=837&sdoc=all How Teachers Learn (Computing) Technology Best – Jamie McKenzie http://fnopress.com/howlearn.html MIT Open Courseware http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/index.htm Technology and Children Magazine
  • 81. http://web.ebscohost.com/src/detail? vid=23&hid=120&sid=a08ac682-48b3-4682-b14b- ec315cc5231f%40sessionmgr106 Technology Teacher Magazine http://web.ebscohost.com/src/detail? vid=16&hid=120&sid=a08ac682-48b3-4682-b14b- ec315cc5231f%40sessionmgr106 Teachers Domain This ever-expanding library currently includes collections on: • Science: Life Science, Physical Science, Engineering, Earth and Space Science • Social Studies: The Civil Rights Movement, Brown v. Board of Education http://www.teachersdomain.org/ Conoco-Phillips Free Teaching Videos and Teacher Guides http://www.teachingtools.com/ Virtual Field Trips (including making your own) http://www.field-trips.org/trips.htm#teacher http://www.uen.org/tours/ http://www.efieldtrips.org/Schedules/searchResults.cfm? searchType=all http://homepage.mac.com/cohora/ext/internethunts.html Classroom Clipart http://www.proteacher.com/cgi-bin/outsidesite.cgi? id=16147&external=http://classroomclipart.com/cgi- bin/kids/imageFolio.cgi? direct=Animals&original=http://www.proteacher.com/1100 06.shtml&title=Animal%20Clip%20Art http://www.awesomeclipartforeducators.com/ Webquests http://www.webquest.org/ ThinkQuest Library http://thinkquest.org/library/ A TON of miscellaneous websites http://mtn.merit.edu/technology.html
  • 82. Time for Kids (Time magazine articles for kids with searchable archives) http://www.timeforkids.com/ Educational Websites Links http://www.pacificnet.net/~mandel/EducationalResources.h tml TimeSaver Lesson Plans - all categories http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/technology.html Library Spot Reference Site (online library references) http://www.libraryspot.com/ Educational Hotlists http://www.fi.edu/tfi/hotlists/hotlists.html LessonPlanner - lessons on every subject http://www.lessonplanspage.com/index.html ProTeacher Resources http://www.proteacher.com/ TeacherVision lesson plans http://www.teachervision.com/lesson- plans/lesson-5818.html Lesson Plans Page http://www.lessonplanspage.com/index.html Michigan teacher websites http://mtn.merit.edu/ Teacher corner lesson ideas http://www.theteacherscorner.net/index.htm UK search engine on curriculum resources, any subject http://www.eduscan.info/ Gateway to 21st Century Skills Teaching Resources http://www.thegateway.org/ Busy Educator teaching resources http://www.ebookdestination.com/estore/search Ball State University electronic field trips http://www.bsu.edu/eft/home/00front.htm Cosmeo teaching resources http://www.cosmeo.com/ TSA competition activities http://www.tsaweb.org/files/05-06puborderform.pdf
  • 83. Teacher Desktop reference guide for grades k-12 http://www.ohedtools.com/index.htm Teacher.net http://teachers.net/ Differentiating Instruction techniques http://www.ascd.org/cms/objectlib/ascdframeset/index.cfm ? publication=http://www.ascd.org/ed_topics/cu2000win_wil lis.html TEAMS teaching resources for all grades and subjects http://teams.lacoe.edu/teachers/index.asp National Geographic Magazine online http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/0312/index.htm l Making gizmos (odd things to make) http://www.makegizmos.com/ How to make colors with chemistry http://www.chemsoc.org/pdf/LearnNet/rsc/nk-pigment. How Everyday Things are Made http://www.epl.ca/EPLPathfinder.cfm?id=HOWEVERYD2 Teacher's Resource site http://www.glavac.com/ Chemistry in Our Lives http://www.chemforlife.org/ American Museum of Natural History Teacher resources http://www.amnh.org/education/resources/index.html The Imagination Factory (Kids and Art from recycled materials) http://www.kid-at-art.com/ Blue Web'n teaching resources http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/bluewebn Teaching resources from the federal government http://www.ed.gov/free/ This To That - what adhesives to use to for different materials and situations http://www.thistothat.com/
  • 84. Technology Education Resources Page (references as to why we need to teach tech ed) http://techedlab.com/tech-ed.html Teachers First resources http://www.teachersfirst.com/ Tech ed website of a school (videos) http://gets.gc.k12.va.us/schools/page/rwest/ Technology Lesson Plans Library K-12 http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/tech.html Book: Exploring the Designed World - Todd http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0787901784/in ternationalt0b/002-6453437-1917660 Whelmers - science activities for the most indifferent student http://www.mcrel.org/whelmers/index.asp? Popular Science http://www.popsci.com/popsci/ The Tech ed Lab resource - great resources http://www.techedlab.com/k12.html Educational web adventures http://www.eduweb.com/ Thousands of teaching materials for K-12 math and science http://www.enc.org/resources/ Virtual Encyclopedia http://www.refdesk.com/myency.html Gallery of tech ed module enhancements http://teched.vt.edu/ElectronicPortfolios/ReedP.ep/HTML/ gallery.html Telecollaborative Teaching techniques http://www.2learn.ca/Projects/Together/thow.html Tesselations with ClarisWorks http://www.hipark.austin.isd.tenet.edu/mainframegallery.ht ml Kathy Shrock's Guide for Educators http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/
  • 85. The Hot List (science teacher resources) http://www.fi.edu/tfi/hotlists/hotlists.html Science plans and resources http://www.surfnetkids.com/directory/Science/ Stock Market Simulation Game online http://library.thinkquest.org/3088/ Students through secondary school join global projects http://www.kidlink.org/KIDPROJ/ Spotlights of sites for science students and teachers http://www.fi.edu/qa96/spotindex.html PBS Teacher Source http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/ NOVA Teaching Resource http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/hslibrary.html K-12 inquiry-based teaching units that focus on Internet resources http://www.onlineclass.com/ This site is for the specific purpose of preparing Middle School students for OPEN-ENDED problem solving on standardized tests (Philadelphia) http://www.fi.edu/school/math2/index.html Sites found by TIES magazine http://www.tcnj.edu/~ties/links.html Discovery lesson plans http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/index.html Ask ERIC lesson plans http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/index.shtml#Search Best online collaborative learning http://www.gsn.org/ Technology Futures Video collection online of science, tech topics http://www.thefutureschannel.com/demo/access.php Construct and Learn from Blocks to Potato Cannons- Children of All Age A Listmania! list by David F. Pocai
  • 86. http://www.amazon.com/Construct-Blocks-Potato- Cannons- Children/lm/RMBHJZRC9HWQ7/ref=cm_lmt_dtpa_f_1_r dssss0/102-7510474-2380917? pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=listmania- center&pf_rd_r=162N3W2N39QEXHVBKHZ3&pf_rd_t= 201&pf_rd_p=253462201&pf_rd_i=1929610505 Gonzo Gizmos: Projects & Devices to Channel Your Inner Geek (Paperback) http://www.amazon.com/Gonzo-Gizmos-Projects-Devices- Channel/dp/1556525206/ref=pd_sim_b_shvl_img_1/102-7 510474-2380917 You Innovate 21 (by Scholastic) http://www.youinnovate21.net/ STEM partners American Association for the Advancement of Science http://www.aaas.org American Association of Engineering Societies http://www.aaes.org American Chemical Society http://www.chemistry.org American Chemistry Council http://www.americanchemistry.com American Indian Council of Architects and Engineers http://www.aicae.org American Indian Science and Engineering Society http://www.aises.org American Institute of Biological Sciences http://www.aibs.org American Institute of Chemical Engineers http://www.aiche.org American Mathematical Society http://www.ams.org American Society for Engineering Education http://www.asee.org American Society of Agricultural Engineers
  • 87. http://www.asae.org American Society of Civil Engineers http://www.asce.org Association for Women in Computing http://www.awchq.org Association for Women in Science http://www.awis.org Association of American Indian Physicians www.aaip.com Association of Women in Mathematics http://www.awnm-math.org Community of Science http://www.cos.com Council for Chemical Research http://www.ccrhq.org Extraordinary Women in Engineering Project http://www.engineeringwomen.org National Academy of Engineering http://www.nea.edu National Academy of Science http://www.nasonline.org National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering http://www.nacme.org National Council of Black Engineers and Scientists http://www.ncbes.org National Society for Black Engineers, Inc. http://www.nsbe.org National Society of Black Physicists http://www.nsbp.org National Society of Professional Engineers http://www.nspe.org National Technical Association, Inc. http://www.ntaonline.org Science Service http://www.scicerv.org Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native
  • 88. Americans in Science http://www.sacnas.org Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers http://www.shpe.org Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists http://www.maes-natl.org Society of Women Engineers http://www.swe.org The Mathematical Association of America http://www.maa.org The National Alliance of State Science and Mathematics Coalition http://www.nassmc.org Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network http://www.wepan.org Women in Technology International www.witi.com A World In Motion (Society of American Engineers) http://www.awim.org/ What’s up in Technology (video and guide), grades 8 - 12 http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/tech/technology.pdf Tools for Learning: Technology (IMaST), grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=313&sdoc=all At this site, click on TechXtra for a newsletter for high school students and educators. It contains articles about new technologies and explains the underlying science used. The newsletter is created by the National Science and Technology Education Partnership. TechXtra Technology Student Links http://www.glencoe.com/sites/ohio/teacher/technology/asse ts/webresources.html#2 Technology: Design and Applications, grades 7 – 9 http://www.g-w.com/products/detail.asp?id=25 History of Technology Series (TechDirections)
  • 89. http://www.techdirections.com/bookshistory.html Technology in Action, grades 6 – 8 http://www.amazon.com/Technology-Action-Student-Brad- Thode/dp/0078224896/ref=sr_1_8/103-4839237-0523003? ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176814559&sr=8-8 Systems, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=291&sdoc=all Technology lessons by grade level from Michigan http://www.reachoutmichigan.org/funexperiments/agesubje ct/technology.html Project Lead the Way http://www.pltw.org/index.html NOVA sites on Technology http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/archive/int_tech.html More Technology Projects for the Classroom (TechDirections book) http://www.techdirections.com/booksteched.html Kidtech: Hands-On Problem Solving With Design Technology for Grades 5-8 (Paperback) http://www.amazon.com/Kidtech-Hands-Problem-Solving- Technology/dp/1572325410/ref=sr_1_1/103-4839237-0523 003?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1176740565&sr=1-1 Introduction to Technology, grades 7 – 9 (Glencoe) http://www.glencoe.com/catalog/index.php/program? c=1676&s=2014&p=2566&v= Did You Know: Shift Happens (Changes in Technology, 2007) http://thefischbowl.blogspot.com/2006/08/did-you- know.html Project Lead the Way Gateway to Technology, grades 6 – 8 http://www.pltw.org/msprogram.shtml TechDirections Tech Ed books http://www.techdirections.com/booksteched.html ITEA/CATTS resources for Ohio
  • 90. http://www.iteaconnect.org/EbD/CATTSresources/CATTS resourcesOH01.htm Tech Ed in New York State http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/ciai/mst/tech.html Design and Technology activities (U.K.) http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/dandt/dandt.htm Technology Teacher Archives http://web.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail? vid=20&hid=102&sid=ff1cbd62-5ff2-4a1e-9648- aec8a02941e8%40sessionmgr102 International Conference on Design and Technology Educational Research (IDATER) research archives https://magpie.lboro.ac.uk/dspace/handle/2134/954 Journal of STEM Education Innovations and Research http://www.auburn.edu/research/litee/jstem/archive.php TTS-UK technology education teaching resource store http://www.tts-group.co.uk/Default.aspx The Science Source tech ed teaching resource store http://www.thesciencesource.com/index.html How Technology affects Society http://library.thinkquest.org/20230/ http://library.thinkquest.org/29435/main.html (good on nanotechnology and the Internet) GetTech.org for kids http://www.gettech.org/kids.asp?mv=3 What’s Up in Technology? An innovative multimedia curriculum package http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/tech/ Indiana’s tech ed newsletter http://www.doe.state.in.us/octe/technologyed/techflash.htm l Science, Technology and Learning http://www.enged.com.au/students/home.html Design and Technology Ideas (Great Britain) http://www.naaidt.org.uk/resources/projects/index.html? All=3
  • 91. Freebies for Technology Education http://wvteched.k12.wv.us/resources/freebies.php PBS science and technology resources http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/recommended/rec_links_ science.shtm Warren East Tech Ed (Middle School) http://www.warren.k12.ky.us/Schools/WEMS/TECHNO~1 .HTMTech Ed Lessons for Middle School http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/technology.ht ml Technology lessons http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/itech/amsitech/activities/ACT 1.HTML Technology Lessons by Thirteen Ed http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/index_tech.html Technically Speaking: Why Americans Need to be Technologically Literate (National Academy of Engineering) http://www.nae.edu/nae/techlithome.nsf http://www.iit.edu/~smile/index.html Ohio Contributions to Science and Technology by County http://www.ohiosci.org/OHIOSCIENCE200APPENDIX.ht m Ohio Science and Technology http://www.ohiosci.org/OHIOSCIENCE200.htm Science, Technology, and How Things Work http://www.academic-genealogy.com/science.htm Pennsylvania Technology with activities linked to standards http://www.bc.k12.pa.us/science_technology/Technology/ Technology Student.com http://www.technologystudent.com/ Resources for Teachers from Pitsco http://www.pitsco.com/Resources/resframe.htm the Harrow Group Technology Report http://www.theharrowgroup.com/articles/20031124/200311
  • 92. 24.htm Science, Technology, and Society links http://www.ncsu.edu/chass/mds/stslinks.html Olentangy Tech Ed http://www.olentangy.k12.oh.us/teacherweb/rathje/index.ht m TechLearning magazine http://www.techlearning.com/index.html ITEA’s HITS and KITS of classroom technology resources https://www.iteaconnect.org/HitsKitsOnlineForm.html Technology for kids http://kidscience.about.com/kids/kidscience/msub14.htm Akira Toki Middle School Tech Ed, Madison, Wisconsin http://www.madison.k12.wi.us/toki/teched/teched.htm Grandville High School Tech Ed http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/6973/ International Technology Education Association http://www.iteaconnect.org/ Journal of Technology Education http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/JTE/ Wisconsin Tech Ed Newsletter http://www.wtea-wis.org/newsletter.html Toshiba's Exploravision Contest on the Future of Technology http://www.exploravision.org/ Technology tidbits of the week http://www.alteich.com/tidbits/subindx.htm National Technology Achievement Award http://www.technology.org/ Georgia Tech resources http://www.gitea.org/Web%20Sites.htm Teach-nology teacher resources http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/ TechDirections http://www.techdirections.com/
  • 93. TECC site (elelmentary tech ed organization) http://www.ncat.edu/~childres/tecchome.html TIES Magazine online http://www.tiesmagazine.org/ http://www.tiesmagazine.org/archives.html Tech Ed Resources from the National Academy of Engineering http://www.nae.edu/nae/techlithome.nsf/weblinks/CTON-5 57RLU?OpenDocument The Tech Ed Lab Tech Ed resources http://www.techedlab.com/tech-ed.html The College of New Jersey Tech Ed resources http://www.tcnj.edu/~teched/index.html Innovations in Science and Technology Education (INSciTE) http://www.hightechkids.org/ TechKids site http://www.techedlab.com/k12.html Tech Teens site http://www.techedlab.com/techteens/ Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS) http://www.jets.org/ Yahoo: How things work http://yahooligans.yahoo.com/science_and_nature/machine s/how_things_work/ Technology, culture, and nature http://eserver.org/cyber/mainfram.html The Ohio State University Tech Ed web site http://ed1.eng.ohio-state.edu/ Technology and Invention Magazine http://www.americanheritage.com/inventionandtechnology/ Journal of Technological Studies http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/ejournals/JTS/ Technology Review Magazine http://www.techreview.com/magazine/jul01/mag_toc.asp
  • 94. Technological Studies at the College of New Jersey http://www.tcnj.edu/~teched/index.html Helix: Australian Science and Technology magazine for kids http://www.publish.csiro.au/helix/cf/home/index.cfm?sid=0 Science, technology and engineering for students http://www.enged.com.au/students/home.html Nuffield Design and Technology lessons for stages 1 and 2 http://www.primarydandt.org/ S.T.E.P. Design and Engineering Help on Classroom Projects http://www.sln.org.uk/d&t/datafile/ Design and Technology research papers from IDATER http://www.lboro.ac.uk/departments/cd/docs_dandt/idater/s earchbrowse.html Sci Tech Eng Math initiatives by professional community http://www.howardcc.edu/Seek-16/intro.htm ProBase: ISU tech curriculum for 11 and 112 grades http://www.probase.ilstu.edu/ National Center for Technological Literacy http://www.mos.org/doc/1505 Opening the Gateway – technology/engineering programs for K-12 http://www.mos.org/doc/1956 CATTS for Ohio http://www.iteaconnect.org/EbD/CATTSresources/CATTS resourcesOH01.htm What’s up in Technology video – Thirteen Ed http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/tech/ Brain Pop Technology activities http://www.brainpop.com/technology/seeall/ High school design and technology resources (UK) http://www.design-technology.org/TVS.htm Search for Design and Technology resources, K-12 (UK) http://www.curriculumonline.gov.uk/Subjects/DT/Subject.h tm
  • 95. Design and Technology online (British) http://www.dtonline.org/apps/menu/app?1&0 Numerous information sheets and exercises to enhance the study, understanding and teaching of DESIGN and TECHNOLOGY. http://www.technologystudent.com/index.htm Technology lessons http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/itech/amsitech/activities/ACT 1.HTMLInternational Society for technology in education http://www.iste.org/template.cfm TIES magazine for design and technology education (online only) http://www.tiesmagazine.org/ TechDirections magazine for technology education and careers http://www.techdirections.com/ LINKS design and problem solving activities, College of New Jersey http://www.tcnj.edu/~links/ Kelvin Tech Ed and science supply house http://www.kelvin.com/ The Technology, Science, Math Integration Project http://teched.vt.edu/html/ResTSMintg.html Transportation Sepup’s car comparison race game http://sv.berkeley.edu/showcase/flash/car.htm Tools and Technology: Movement and Transportation, grades 2 – 5 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=704&sdoc=all How cars work http://library.thinkquest.org/19199/java/index.html Many websites on automobiles http://www.thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html? cat_id=62
  • 96. Many websites on transportation http://www.thinkquest.org/library/cat_show.html? cat_id=116 Electric Cars: Interactive Site http://library.thinkquest.org/20463/ Paper Cars http://www.womanht.com/kids/paper_cars.htm Maglev resources http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/Stu/ppoggio/maglev/page5.html http://www.howstuffworks.com/maglev-train.htm Pre-school transportation activities http://www.first-school.ws/theme/transportation.htm Elementary transportation sites http://edtech.kennesaw.edu/web/transport.html Hot Wheels: How Concept Cars Work http://express.howstuffworks.com/express-concept-car.htm Lewis and Clark Boats and Buoyancy http://www.ali.apple.com/ali_sites/ali/exhibits/1000813/ EV World (electronic vehicles) http://evworld.com/index.cfm History of Electronic Vehicles http://sloan.stanford.edu/EVonline/welcome.htm Rocky Mountain Institute: HyperCars http://www.rmi.org/sitepages/pid386.php Automotive learning online http://www.innerauto.com/default.htm Human powered hydrofoil http://lancet.mit.edu/decavitator/ Transportation design briefs for elementary grades http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/tran sportation.html mousetrap powered vehicles http://docfizzix.com/ Inside a jet engine http://wings.avkids.com/Tours/Engine/
  • 97. The science of cycling http://www.exploratorium.edu/cycling/index.html GM and alternative fuels http://www.gm.com/automotive/innovations/altfuel/ Solar powered scooters http://www.mse.cornell.edu/courses/engri111//scooter.htm Third grade design brief on motorless transportation http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/tran s/Pumpkin%20E3.htm Mousetrap car design brief http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/tran s/Alternate%20trans.htm Soapbox car out of recycled material http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/Soapbox.htm National Transportation Library http://ntl.bts.gov/ Transportation history museums and libraries http://www.sae.org/misc/links.htm Transportation sites (mostly businesses) http://www.rockets.org/links/db.html The Financial Side of buying a car for students http://www.mcli.dist.maricopa.edu/pbl/ubuystudent/index.h tml So you want to build a car - a look at the automotive industry for students http://www.ipl.org/autou/ Electric and solar cars http://www.geocities.com/MotorCity/Factory/1723/ Fast cars - NOVA online http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/fastcars/ Planet vehicle design brief http://www.cs.bsu.edu/homepages/kirkwood/resources/tran s/New_Planet.htm Visual Lasers
  • 98. www.thetech.org/exhibits/online/lasers/mainpage.html Optics for Kids (not ready as of 04.07) http://www.osa.org/educationresources/youtheducation/you ngstudents/default.aspx Shadow Play: Making Pictures With Light and Lenses http://www.campusi.com/bookFind/asp/bookFindPriceLst.a sp?prodId=0688132111 Mirrors: Finding Out about the Properties of Light http://www.campusi.com/bookFind/asp/bookFindPriceLst.a sp?prodId=0688105912 Tons of web sites and resources for light, waves, rays, etc., grades 6 - 8 http://www.stcms.si.edu/trial_teach/light.htm Exploring Photography, grades 9 – 12 http://g-w.com/products/detail.asp?id=162 Exploring Light and Color, grades 3 – 6 http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm? PC=3652 Alice free 3D graphics creation program http://www.alice.org/ Electron Microscope – Museum of Science http://www.mos.org/sln/SEM/ Optics Workshop – interactive optics http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3? Area=OpticsWorkbench Visual kids club http://www.adobe.com/education/digkids/lessons/main.htm l interactive light site http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/ Project Learning Activities in Multimedia http://pblmm.k12.ca.us/PBLGuide/Activities/Activities.htm l High School Video Production Course http://www.camas.wednet.edu/chs/tech/video/chs_video.ht m
  • 99. Find a picture of any topic on the web http://ditto.com/ 300,000 graphic arts icons for web sites http://www.free-graphics.com/ Searchable Index of internet graphics http://www.ncrtec.org/picture.htm How a camera works http://www.azuswebworks.com/photography/index.html History of the camera http://library.thinkquest.org/04oct/01824/ The Digital Camera page http://www.dcresource.com/ Kids and Digital Photography http://www.surfnetkids.com/digitalphoto.htm American Photography: a Century of Images (PBS) http://www.pbs.org/ktca/americanphotography/ Photo gallery by 7 great photographers http://www.artsmia.org/get-the-picture/ The technology of photographic imaging (history) http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/cameras/index.htm Land Escapes - photo exhibit http://gcc.bradley.edu/exhibit/98/home.html Images from Kodak available for downloading http://www.kodak.com/digitalImages/samples/imageIntro.s html Kodak Lesson Plans http://www.kodak.com/global/en/consumer/education/lesso nPlans/indices/art.shtml Digital Photography resources http://www.resourcehelp.com/qserphoto.htm Kids sites on photography http://www.surfnetkids.com/photo.htm American Museum of Photography http://www.photographymuseum.com/ Photography sites directory http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Visual_Arts/Photography/Museu
  • 100. ms_and_Galleries/ Articles on video editing http://www.videonics.com/articles/ Weather Weather module, K – 2 http://www.carolina.com/carolina_curriculum/stc/units/wea ther.asp Fun, Interactive site about weather, grades 3 – 6 http://scijinks.jpl.nasa.gov/weather/ Patterns in Weather, grades 6 – 8 http://www.mos.org/educators/classroom_resources/resourc e_search&d=319&sdoc=all Air and Weather Investigations http://lhsfoss.org/scope/folio/html/AirandWeather/1.html Weatherbug Achieve interactive weather lessons http://www.weatherbugachieve.com/ Weather www.kidsgardening.com/growingideas/projects/aug03/pg1. html Weather tools http://www.miamisci.org/hurricane/weathertools.html Urbanization effects on climate http://www.nasa.gov/vision/earth/environment/urban_effect s.html Weather and math activities http://www.pbs.org/teachersource/mathline/concepts/weath er.shtm Making an elementary grade weather station http://www.miamisci.org/hurricane/weatherstation.html U.S. Geostationary satellite pictures http://www.goes.noaa.gov/ El Nino http://www.fi.edu/weather/nino/nino.html Weather information and activities for students http://www.fi.edu/weather/index.html
  • 101. Glacier/Weather lesson plans http://www.sd5.k12.mt.us/glaciereft/gwlesson.htm Investigating climate activity, math and social studies integration http://www.ups.edu/community/tofu/lev1f/intframe.htm Kidsweb: Weather resources http://www.npac.syr.edu/textbook/kidsweb/Sciences/weath er.html NASA Atmospheric Sciences Data Center http://eosweb.larc.nasa.gov/ NOAA central library sites for teachers and students http://www.lib.noaa.gov/docs/education.html Meteorology online guide http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/home.rxml Tornado safety http://www.usatoday.com/weather/askjack/watorsaf.htm Demonstration of how various forms of precipitation form http://www.sd5.k12.mt.us/glaciereft/precip38.htm Basic Cloud formations http://vortex.plymouth.edu/clouds.html Stormy weather art project http://www.arts.ufl.edu/art/rt_room/sparkers/stormy/storm. html Acid Rain - EPA http://www.epa.gov/airmarkets/ Kids sites for weather http://www.surfnetkids.com/weather.htm Lightning http://wvlightning.com/ Tornado resources http://www.tornadoproject.com/index.html Weather forecast for your specific location http://www.weather.com/weather/local/43015 What forces affect our weather http://www.learner.org/exhibits/weather/ Weather and related weather plans
  • 102. http://www.uen.org/utahlink/weather/teacher_links2.html Weather instruments and scales http://www.sd5.k12.mt.us/glaciereft/weather.htm Weather rhymes and verses http://www.sd5.k12.mt.us/glaciereft/wlore.htm The Weather clasroom - Weather.com http://www.weather.com/education/index.html Weather maps, all topics http://www.weather.com/maps/ Wind and Sea internet sites http://www.lib.noaa.gov/docs/windandsea2.html How meteorologists make predictions based on data activity http://www.wnet.org/wnetschool/origlessons/weather/index .html WeatherWatch 2010 CD http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/home.rxml Wind socks activity http://www.sd5.k12.mt.us/glaciereft/windk-8.htm Weather related lesson plans http://www.uen.org/utahlink/weather/teacher_links2.html Whichever way the wind blows (windsock) http://www.ciese.org/curriculum/weatherproj/engineering_ windsock.html