Thursday, May 17, 2012

Online STEM Resources

Our team at Laying the Foundation put together a great list of STEM resources for educators.  Had to share with you all - let me know what you think!


LTF OPEN RESOURCES
LTF YouTube channel
LTF Open Lessons


LTF PARTNERS

PhET Interactive Simulations
NASA
TI

WEB-BASED RESOURCES FOR MATHEMATICS

MIT Blossoms (Math and Science Video Lessons)
National Curve Bank
National Repository of Online Courses
NCTM Illuminations
SAS Curriculum Pathways
Power Up (AAAS Science NetLinks—elementary students)
Invention at Play (for elementary students)

MATH Applets

Visual Calculus
Mathematics Education Applets
Mathlets for Students and Instructors
WolframApha demos
Football Physics
Sampling Reese’s Pieces
The logic of significance tests
This applet lets you estimate the regression line and to guess the value of Pearson's correlation
This applet the relationship between the mean and the median and illustrates several aspects of these measures of central tendency
WEB-BASED RESOURCES FOR SCIENCE
Molecular Workbench – Visual Interactive Simulations for Teaching and Learning Science http://mw.concord.org/modeler/index.html
NSF sponsored - Molecular Level Laboratory Experiments (MoLE) http://genchem1.chem.okstate.edu/CCLI/Startup.html
General Chemistry Interactive Simulation
Animated Tutorials and Models
National Science Digital Library (NSDL)
NASA Home
comPADRE – Physics and Astronomy Education Communities
HippoCampus (teaching physics)
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Virtual Bacterial ID Lab http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/vlabs/bacterial_id/index.html
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Virtual Transgenic Fly Lab http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/vlabs/transgenic_fly/index.html
RSC Advancing the Chemical Sciences – Learn Chemistry