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American Museum of Natural History
Museum exhibits and online resources for science enthusiasts of all ages. Games, quizzes, lectures and more. Something for everyone (including adults)!
American Museum of Natural History's kids-only website. Fun graphics make it easy to navigate lots of science concepts.
Liberty Science Center: LSC in the House
The place where home scientists can conduct experiments, explore the world of LSC’s animals, find amazing movies to watch, and get inspired about science and technology without ever leaving the living room.
New York Hall of Science
New York Hall of Science website with experiments to try at home and different ways to virtually explore the museum.
Science website for students to make sense of timely topics and find general science support for the virtual classroom or learning together at home.
NatGeo at Home
Inspiring family exploration from National Geographic. Ideas, experiments, videos and more for parents and kids to explore together. All ages.
Challenge Cards from The Dyson Foundation
Can you skewer a balloon without popping it? Coat a nail in copper? What happens when you plug a clock into a potato? Dyson engineers have designed these challenges specifically for children. Ideal for home or in the classroom, they encourage inquisitive young minds to get excited about engineering.
DK at Home
Engaging and creative science-based activities from DK. Sorted by age from preschool through age 12. Has Ms. Grenke already made the fluffy slime and the cardboard owls? Yes, yes she has!
NASA At Home
Links to ebooks, games, drawing activities and science activities and more for kids and families from NASA.
Recipes, activities and weekly guides to get kids active in the kitchen. From America's Test Kitchen.
Virtual Field Trips and Visits
Children's Museum of the Arts
Classes and activities in music, creative movement, and visual arts.
The Growing Virtual Field Trip List
Collaborative list of multitudes of virtual field trip experiences around the world. For all ages.
Note: we have not vetted all links, but links come recommended.
The Cape May Zoo's Zoo School
Virtual Zoo School with zoo keepers at the Cape May zoo. Weekdays at 11:30am, with past videos archived. Zoo keepers will also answer questions posted on the Zoo's Facebook page.
The San Diego Zoo
Visit live zoocams in various parts of the zoo to see the animals! Ms. Grenke is partial to the Penguin Cam.
Yellowstone National Park
Visit Yellowstone National Park in this virtual tour from the National Parks Service.
From the Nature Conservancy. Designed for grades 5-8 but customizable for all ages, virtual field trips allow students to travel the world and explore natural environments without leaving the classroom. Each virtual field trip contains a video, teacher guide, and student activities.
Zoo & Aquarium Videos and Activities
An ongoing calendar of online activities and events from over 200 zoos and aquariums around the world. From the Association of Zoos & Aquariums.