- Internet Field Trips
- Animals, A - Z
Take a virtual tour of the National Zoo or search for your favorite animal on the Web.
- Life in the Rainforest
K-2, 3-5, 6-8
Join this virtual field trip to the heart of lush rainforests around the world.
- Lesson Plans
- Bird Watching Binoculars
A simple craft for creating homemade binoculars to watch birds.
- Magic School Bus: Cracks a Yolk: Eggs
Observe and identify the life-support structures in eggs.
- Magic School Bus: Flexes Its Muscles: Body Mechanics
Uncover facts about bones, joints and ligaments by comparing your arms and hands with a chicken wing.
- To Feed a Bird!
Make your own bird feeder and discover local birds.
- Unit Plan: Animals Are Everywhere!
Early Childhood, K-2
Activities that inspire children to explore the animals that inhabit the earth.
- Unit Plan: Owls and Raptors
Owls and raptors are the focus for science lessons with an emphasis on discovery. Students dissect owl pellets and through play, learn about predator-prey relationships.
- Waddle and Hop, Slide and Glide
Find out how penguins move around on land by making models. (PDF)
- Online Activities Teacher Guides
- SciMan Says Super Science Game Teacher's Guide
The teacher's guide to the online activity that has students uncover the mystery science subject.
- A Penguin Grows Up
Find out about a penguin's life cycle using this reproducible.