• 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]

  • 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]

  • Centers for Disease Control (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]

  • 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]

  • Earth Observing Dashboard (NASA)
    Interactive Resources - https://eodashboard.org/

    The Earth Observing Dashboard is a free interactive tool that allows the user to look at the short- and long-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on air quality, greenhouse gases, water quality, light levels, population, and production of goods such… [More]

  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    Accurate Science Information/Content - https://www.epa.gov/coronavirus

    Resources EPA COVID-19 resources include information on disinfectants, drinking water safety, and wastewater safety. What is the EPA? The EPA is a federal agency whose mission is to protect human health and the environment by developing and enforcing regulations, providing… [More]

  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    Accurate Science Information/Content - https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/counterterrorism-and-emerging-threats/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

    The FDA offers videos, toolkits, resources to print/share, podcasts, and consumer articles on topics such as COVID-19 testing, donating blood and plasma after recovery from COVID-19, tips for grocery shopping, food access, using hand sanitizer, and whether pets get COVID…. [More]

  • GeoGebra
    Interactive Resources - https://www.geogebra.org/

    GeoGebra is dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that brings together geometry, algebra, spreadsheets, graphing, statistics and calculus in one easy-to-use package. GeoGebra is a rapidly expanding community of millions of users located in just about every country…. [More]

  • Grades 9-12 STEM-at-Home Activities
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - http://bioedonline.org/stem-home-activities/grades-9-12/

    High school students are beginning to investigate many topics in depth online and through their courses. Choose from a variety of engaging learning experiences like easy reading materials that break down difficult complex concepts, career explorations, experiments, and a rescue… [More]

  • Information for Educators on Novel Coronavirus
    Accurate Science Information/Content - http://bioedonline.org/slides/hot-topics/information-for-educators-on-novel-coronavirus/

    This four-page slide set provides an overview of what the COVID-19 virus is and how to prevent transmission. In late 2019 a new respiratory illness appeared in Wuhan, China caused by SARS-CoV-2, a betacoronavirus, like MERS and SARS, both of which… [More]

  • Introduction to the Microbiome – Guide for Teachers
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - http://bioedonline.org/lessons-and-more/teacher-guides/human-microbiome/

    The collection of microbes on and in your body is your microbiome. In essence, it is your second genome. In fact, since many of the bacteria inside the body have not been cultured or studied, scientists only can identify them… [More]

  • Invisible Threats
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - http://bioedonline.org/lessons-and-more/teacher-guides/invisible-threats/

    Inquiry-based activities in the Invisible Threats guide will help you and your students learn about and understand infectious diseases—how they are contracted and prevented. Explorations include infectious disease history, vaccines, links between infectious diseases and climate change, and a team challenge game…. [More]

  • Learn Genetics
    Interactive Resources - https://learn.genetics.utah.edu/

    All GSLC education materials are developed and produced in-house. Curriculum developers, instructional designers, science educators, science experts, science writers, multimedia artists, music composers, videographers, and web, app, and game developers all work together on a project, creating a synergy that… [More]

  • MicroMatters: Microbiology
    Lesson Plans and Curricular Materials (Print, PDF) - http://bioedonline.org/lessons-and-more/resource-collections/micromatters-microbiology/

    The Science of Microbes and The Science of HIV/AIDS units are designed to help your students understand microbiology and microbes, the tools needed to study and understand them, and the critical ways that microbes impact life on Earth. The links on… [More]

  • National Air and Space Administration (NASA)
    Accurate Science Information/Content - https://www.nasa.gov/coronavirus

    NASA is working with researchers to probe the global impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Resources include links to current studies and an interactive tool that allows the public to view graphs and images that show changes during the pandemic as… [More]