Daily Dos are sensemaking tasks teachers and parents can use to engage their students in authentic, relevant science learning. Students actively try to figure out how the world works (science) or how to design solutions to problems (engineering) using the science and engineering practices.
Interactive eBooks+ provide learning experiences that are both engaging and inspiring. Animations, simulations, and videos bring content to life, while pop-up review questions and special notes help underscore the most crucial points of knowledge.
Include the study of birds in your classroom. Birds are found everywhere in great abundance and diversity of color, shape, and size. Cornell offers the Ornithology Lab, as well as Bird Cams, focused on nests. Find out how Big Red is doing on the Ithaca Campus.
PBS Kids is the brand for most of the children's programming aired by the Public Broadcasting Service in the United States. From great educational TV programming to resources and ideas for parents and teachers, PBS is a one-stop virtual shopping stop for all things educational.
Collaborate with New York State Science Educators. Check out STANYS annual convention held each year in November. Get up to date information about New York's version of NGSS, including implementation dates.