Explore our Curriculum & Resources

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
Title screen for the interactive e-Book, Expedition: Insects
eBook

Expedition: Insects

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

Falling 101

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Physical Science
Curriculum

STC Program: Human Body Systems Unit Kit

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Mini Golf Motion Title
Game

Mini Golf Motion

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

Electric Circuits– Making a Filament

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

STC Secondary: Investigating Circuit Design

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical Science
How Can We Predict Patterns of Motion?
Curriculum

How Can We Predict Patterns of Motion?

Filed Under
Grade 3
Physical Science
Video

Sound– Lesson 10: Changing the Pitch by Changing the Tension

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

Exploring Properties of Matter– Other Surface Features

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical Science
Sugar Simulation screenshot
App

Sugar Simulation

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 5
Physical Science
Title screen for the education life science game, Showbiz Safari
Game

Showbiz Safari

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

Exploring Properties of Matter– Surface Gravity

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical 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

Sound– Lesson 1: Thinking about Sound

Filed Under
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Kindergarten
Physical Science
Image for How Does Motion Energy Change in a Collision?
Curriculum

How Does Motion Energy Change in a Collision?

Filed Under
Grade 4
Physical Science
Video

Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical Science
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
Curriculum

STC Secondary: Exploring the Nature of Light

Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical Science
Video

Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Fiction

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

Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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

Organisms– Literacy Integration

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

How Does Motion Energy Change in a Collision?

Filed Under
Grade 4
Physical Science
Video

Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Sample Populations of Fish and Invertebrates Along the Shorelines?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
Title screen of the educational physical science game, BumperDucks
Game

BumperDucks

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical 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
Cover for Science Starts With a Question: Energy
Resource

Science Starts With a Question: Energy (Teacher Guide)

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Physical Science
Video

Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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 Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

This is a free resource
Filed Under
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Physical Science