Explore our Curriculum & Resources

Cover of Biodiversity guide with a photo of a coral reef and shoreling
Curriculum

Biodiversity! How can we balance the needs of people with the needs of other living things?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
High School
Life Science
Sustainability
Video

Explore Smithsonian: What External Adaptations do Pandas Have for Their Unique Diet?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Video

Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Video

Animal Studies– Materials Management

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
Video

Animal Studies– Observing Millipedes More Closely

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
Penguin Protection title screen
App

Penguin Protection

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 1
Life Science
Video

Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Santiago-Blay

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Life Science
Video

Microworlds– Unit Preparation

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow? Teacher Guide
Curriculum

How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow?

Filed Under
Grade 2
Life Science
Sustainability
Video

Explore Smithsonian: How Does a Curator of Great Cats Monitor the Health of Individual Lions in a Pride?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Sustainability
Video

Explore Smithsonian: How Can a Greenhouse Use Technology to Meet the Needs of Different Types of Plants?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Video

Plant Growth and Development– Planting the Seeds

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
A desert habitat in Habitats
Game

Habitats

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Life Science
Video

Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 1: Getting Ready for Caterpillars

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
Whale logo with WPC below, a welcome message, a yellow button that says dive in
Game

Whale Protection Corps

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Life Science
Sustainability
Video

Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists use Electricity to Study Fish Populations?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Sustainability
Cover of the Keep it Balanced activity with an illustration of the endocrine system and a hand holding cards that say blood sugar increases and blood sugar decreases
Resource

Keep it Balanced

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
An orangutan hangs from a tree in a moderately dense forest
Resource

Earth Optimism Indonesia TV | Earth Optimism Education Series

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Life Science
Sustainability
cover photo of a fly in a venus flytrap
Curriculum

STCMS™: Structure and Function

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Curriculum

STC Secondary: Investigating Digestion and Motion

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Curriculum

STC-Secondary™: Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Video

Natural Selection: Common Misconceptions

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Life Science
Video

Organisms– Notebooking

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
Video

Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Inegration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
Video

Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science
Video

Development and Reproduction– Wisconsin Fast Plants Beginning the Cycle

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
The green cover of the kindergarten life science teachers guide
Curriculum

What Do Plants And Animals Need To Live?

Filed Under
Kindergarten
Life Science
Sustainability
Video

Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence– Investigating Fungi

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Front cover of the What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? teachers guide with flowers plants and bugs
Curriculum

What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Life Science
Video

Life Cycle of Butterflies– Lesson 2: Caring for Caterpillars

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Life Science