• Amazing Cells
    Interactive Resources - https://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/cells/

    Online resources about cell biology and cell communication including videos, interactives, and explorable web content. Related classroom materials are available at https://teach.genetics.utah.edu/content/cells/ (under the Cells Communicate heading).

  • Amazing Cells: Cell Size and Scale
    Interactive Resources - http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/cells/scale/

    An interactive content module lets the viewer compare the size of cells with other items through use of a visual sliding scale, from a 1 mm square down to a 340 pm carbon atom.* This module, “Cell Size and Scale”… [More]

  • Be a Superhero Vet Lessons!
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - https://www.facebook.com/watch/PurdueVeterinaryMedicine/2643093385909814/?_ga=2.236599236.413540422.1621858239-1069545384.1607981611

    DO you have what it takes to be a veterinary superhero? Find out:

  • Beanie Babies
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - https://www.lifescitrc.org/resource.cfm?submissionID=8569

    The purpose of this activity is to identify the needs of plants for germination, growth, and survival. This inquiry activity was developed by a K-12 science teacher in the American Physiological Society’s 2005 Frontiers in Physiology Program. The NSES Standards… [More]

  • BioEd Online
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - http://www.bioedonline.org/

    BioEd Online, the online educational resource for educators, students, and parents. BioEd Online utilizes state-of-the-art technology to give you instant access to reliable, cutting-edge information and educational tools for biology and related subjects. Our goal is to provide useful, accurate,… [More]

  • Biology, Homeostasis, and Type 2 Diabetes
    Interactive Resources - https://sites.google.com/uw.edu/gemnet-bio-t2d-curriculum/home

    This 5-lesson unit teaches biology concepts to high school students through the phenomenon of type 2 diabetes. The unit integrates Next Generation Science Standards and addresses both physical and social mechanisms that contribute to the growth of type 2 diabetes… [More]

  • Cells in Context
    Interactive Resources - https://teach.genetics.utah.edu/content/cells/#item2

    A set of online curriculum resources for exploring systems, organs, tissues, and cells and how they respond when pathogens invade. Includes interactives, videos, modeling activities, images of unusual cell types, card sorting activities, and a virtual microscope. Beautiful consistent art… [More]

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    Accurate Science Information/Content - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

    The CDC has a large site with many COVID-19 resources. They provide information on how to protect yourself from infection, what the symptoms of COVID-19 are, how to do a self-check for symptoms, who is at increased risk, knowing when… [More]

  • Cloning
    Interactive Resources - https://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/cloning/

    Online resources exploring the science, the history, and the ethics of cloning. Includes an interactive cloning experience, an interactive quiz, and explorable web content. Related classroom materials include activities about cloning legislation and constructing a cloning timeline (available at https://teach.genetics.utah.edu/content/cloning/)…. [More]

  • Colors of Nature
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - http://www.colorsofnature.org/

    The Colors of Nature project blends art and science through programs for students, families, and educators. Through a number of different activities that reach different audiences, we aim to: Illustrate that science is a creative endeavor, and that science and art overlap… [More]

  • COVID-19 the Great Pandemic of 2020 – A comprehensive online curriculum designed for second level high school biology students Grades 10-12
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - https://sites.tufts.edu/ctse/great-diseases/covid-19/

    ‘COVID-19, the great pandemic of 2020’ is a comprehensive journey into how scientists are learning about the virus, the disease, epidemiology and vaccines, and how what they learn is impacting public health policy in real time. It is designed for… [More]

  • Cyberchase
    Interactive Resources - https://pbskids.org/cyberchase/

    Developed for kids in grades K-8 and packed with mystery, humor, and action, Cyberchase is a PBS video series and online website that delivers positive messages about math by teaching concepts in a fun way that kids can understand. Cyberchase… [More]

  • Design Squad
    Interactive Resources - https://pbskids.org/designsquad/

    Designed to show kids that engineering is active, fun, and collaborative, “Design Squad” brings together eight high schoolers, working together in two groups of four, to tackle engineering projects for actual clients. On each episode, the teams have two days… [More]

  • DNA Extraction Virtual lab
    Interactive Resources - https://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/labs/extraction

    A virtual lab experience showing step-by-step how a researcher would take a cheek swab to extract human DNA.

  • DNA Learning Center
    Interactive Resources - https://dnalc.cshl.edu/

    The mission of the DNA Learning Center is to prepare students and families to thrive in the gene age. We envision a day when all elementary students are exposed to principles of genetics and disease risk; when all high school… [More]