Kerbal Space Program is a multi-genre game where players create their own space program. In KSP, you must build a space-worthy craft, capable of flying your crew out into space, without killing them. At your disposal is a collection of parts, which must be assembled to create a functional ship. Each part has its own… Continue reading Kerbal Space Program
James Burke made a TV series called “Connections” (also known as “Alternative View of Change”) in the late 1970s that looks at science and history from an inter disciplinary perspective. There have since been two sequels, one in 1994 and another in 1997. They are all available online through James Burke’s channel. http://www.youtube.com/user/JamesBurkeWeb
Here are some resources for teaching science. Monash University Primary Science Teaching Resources Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE) Science Kids
The Khan Academy is the free classroom for the world. You can find educational videos on a huge number of topics in mathematics, science, and humanities. Learn more about the Khan Academy here.
Wonderville is an interactive site that offers games, activities, comics, and videos that are meant to inspire children to learn more about the world around them.
Learn about new developments in science at the Science News for Kids website.
Peep and the Big Wide World is an animated series that teaches science to preschool students. The website includes games for students.