Friday, November 25, 2011

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Learning Science

Learning Science - free science resources for teachers and students

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

The Exquisite Beauty of Life

Computer art of biology - via the University of Delaware...where hubby did his undergrad and Ph.D.!

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Molecular Expressions

Molecular Expressions - Secret Worlds: The Universe Within

Reminds me of the Scientific American program on Powers of 10 I watched a couple of decades ago.  Really neat!

Monday, September 19, 2011

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Financial Aid Calculator

Financial Aid Calculator - for determining how much colleges think you, as parent, can pay.

Saturday, September 3, 2011

Friday, September 2, 2011

Thursday, September 1, 2011


LitChart - the down-loadable alternative to SparkNotes

Saturday, August 20, 2011

Standby Power

Want to know how much electricity your plugged in appliance is eating when not in use?  Standby Power from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory will tell you

Weather Wiz Kids

Facts and experiments for kids to learn about the weather and basic meteorology at Weather Wiz Kids

"Time Machine"

Brief history lessons of various world regions from 25 years ago to 10,000 years ago - Baxter's EduNET Time Machine

Saturday, August 6, 2011

Science videos

The Vega Science Trust Videos - oh my goodness, I think I'm going to love this site! How can I not with Feynman featured first and prominently?

(Thanks to Diane Flynn Keith's Clickschooling e-newsletters)

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

The States - learn some cool facts about the states and more

Tuesday, July 26, 2011


Watermelons! - teacher's materials, etc. - brought to you by National Watermelon Promotion Board

Friday, July 22, 2011

Free graph paper

Print your own at Free Online Graph Paper (although they gladly accept donations)

Salt mine e-tour and info

Cargill Salt Mine - from Diane Flynn Keith's always interesting ClickSchooling e-newsletters

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Darwin's annotations

Darwin apparently made notes on a whole bunch of books - read the article and see the annotations.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Computer Science

Computer Science Unplugged - "CS Unplugged is a collection of free learning activities that teach Computer Science through engaging games and puzzles that use cards, string, crayons and lots of running around."

World History

World History For All Of Us - from San Diego State University

Friday, May 27, 2011

Thursday, May 19, 2011


Interactives from - :provides educators and students with strategies, content, and activities that can enhance and improve students' skills in a variety of curricular areas"

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Thursday, April 28, 2011

National Repository of Online Courses

NROC - a wealth of free online courses for higher education!

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Academic Earth

Academic Earth - "online courses from the world's top scholars"

Where's my cellphone?

Where's My Cellphone can help you locate your cellphone (if you're somewhere where you don't have another phone to use to call yourself).  Not an educational link, but kind of useful. :)

Monday, April 18, 2011

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Periodic Table

Periodic Table - by Merck

Physics Central

Physics Central - all things physics...of course!

Weather Spark

Weather Spark - interactive weather charts

Thursday, March 24, 2011

The College of Science

The College of Science free e-courses

The Math Page

The Math Page - various topics in math, including geometry, algebra, pre-calc - thank, Jo!

Friday, March 11, 2011

News sites for young people

CNN Student News

Savage Seas

PBS's Savage Seas webpage lets you create a wave and simulate how it will behave.

Thursday, March 10, 2011


Those annoying Asiatic ladybug are coming out of hibernation and swarming our living room, so this is timely: The Ladybug Lady

Daily Grammar

Daily Grammar - free lessons for ages 10 and up

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Passport to the World

A nifty, interactive program for kids to learn about the countries of the world: Passport to the World

Monday, March 7, 2011


Exploratorium - arts, sciences, etc.

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Friday, February 25, 2011

Sewing tips

Useful tips and techniques from the Sewing Forum at

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Classical Chops

Classical Chops - classical music and musicians for ages 13 to 19

Creative Chemistry

Creative Chemistry - for kids 10 to 18

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Music Theory

Ricci Adams' Music Theory site offers free lessons for ages 6 and up

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Understanding Evolution

Understanding Evolution - by University of California Berkeley