Explore our Curriculum & Resources

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
Curriculum

STC Program: Ecosystems Unit Kit, 3rd Edition

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Curriculum

STC Program: Floating and Sinking Unit Kit, 2nd Edition

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Smithsonian Science for the Classroom Grade 3 Life Science Cover
Curriculum

What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Life Science
Curriculum

STC Program: Magnets and Motors Unit Kit

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Video

Explore Smithsonian: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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

Rocks and Minerals– Lesson 2: Observing Rocks- How are They the Same and Different?

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science
Resource

STC Assessment Guide: Animal Studies

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Curriculum

STC Program: Organisms Unit Kit, 2nd Edition

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Video

Motion and Design– Lesson 1: Designing Vehicles: Getting Started

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Physical Science
The purple cover of grade 3 earth science teachers guide
Curriculum

How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Earth & Space Science
Cover of Smithsonian Science for the Classroom with yellow background and 12 images in circles with tiger stripes, insect, fossil, and animal crossing sign.
Curriculum

How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Engineering Design
Photo of a beam of light coming from a flashlight
Resource

How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Kindergarten
Physical 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

Plant Growth and Development– Planting the Seeds

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

Floating and Sinking– Making a Sinker Float

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

Soils– Reading Resource Extensions

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science
Composite image of stars from the Chandra X-ray Telescope
Video

Explore Smithsonian: How Do Astronomers See the Invisible Parts of the Universe?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Earth & Space Science
Resource

STC Assessment Guide: Microworlds

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Video

Sound– Lesson 2: How Sound Travels

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

Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science
the blue cover of grade 3 physical science teachers guide
Curriculum

How Can We Predict Patterns of Motion?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Physical Science
Video

Land and Water– Literacy Extension

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science
Vaccines Cover
Curriculum

Vaccines! How can we use science to help our community make decisions about vaccines?

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

Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 1 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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

Electric Circuits– Making a Filament

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Physical Science
Resource

STC Literacy Series™: Motion and Design

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Resource

STC Literacy Series™: Electric Circuits

Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Cover of Smithsonian Science for the Classroom teacher guide with a blue background and 12 images in circles with bicyclists, magnets, and a tire swing
Curriculum

How Can We Use Patterns To Predict Motion?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Physical Science
Video

Floating and Sinking– How is Salt Water Different from Fresh Water?

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