Thursday, April 7, 2011

Online Games and Hands-on Science Lessons

Science Museum.org offers sixteen free online science games for students . The games are designed for i elementary age students to explore a variety of science concepts including energy, genetics, environmental science. Each game is accompanied by a set of links to support and complement the content that game addresses.

Applications for Education 
The online games are designed for students of elementary school age, but would be useful in middle school setting as well. Science Museum also offers lesson plans featuring hands-on science activities appropriate for all grades from elementary school into high school.