Exworthy Educational Resources

K-12 Activities

SMILE Science and Math Initiative for Learning Enhancement- This is the ultimate site for collecting hands-on lessons related to Biology, Chemistry, Math, and Physics. Find hundreds of multi-grade lesson plans organized by topics and subtopics. Wow!

Institute for Inquiry- Designed as a complete staff development package with handouts and detailed instructions, this site could also engage students in wonderfully detailed inquiry-based, hands-on activities.

Hand's On Science Links Worldwide- This page contains pointers to public museums all around the world that have a strong emphasis on interactive science education.

ExploreScience.com- Here are "schockwave" animated activities organized by categories such as mechanics, optics, life sciences, and more.

Atom's Family- Using a fun gothic theme, this site contains grade 4-12 activities and animations related to energy, light, electricity, matter, and more.

Wacky Uses- This collection of unusual, yet useful, applications of well known products is a great starting point if you want students to   learn more about the scientific process.

How Stuff Works- This is a great place for upper elementary through high school students to come to learn about how things work in the world. Have you ever wondered how the engine in your car works, or what gears do, or what makes the inside of your refrigerator cold?

Exploratorium- A museum of science packed with cool info, such as cow's eye dissection, sports and science, solar eclipse, volcanoes and lots of other neat stuff.

Exploratorium, Online Exhibits- Here is a collection of amazing simulations and illusions which allow the viewer to experience and understand sophisticated scientific principles.

In the Classroom Hand's On Activities- Here are more than 25 hands-on science activities and classroom-ready pages for both teachers and students, exploring Earth, the planets, geology, and space sciences.

The Science Spot-  This site has lots of hands on science lessons organized by science topic. 

Academy Curricular Exchange- This site contains 60 activities and units covering various scientific concepts for grades 3-12. More interesting and different experiments can be found at Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab.