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Instructional Resources Center (IRC) website with course guides supporting the Division of Teacher Education curriculum.

Course descriptions

EDU 377 Teaching Science and Health. Curriculum and teaching in science, health, and safety for children ages four through eleven.

Lesson Plans

National Science Foundation.  Classroom resources, science grants, hot topics. 

National Science Teachers Association.   Lesson plans, standards-aligned websites, SciPacks, Science objects, SciGuides.

ALEX  Alabama Learning Exchange.  Lesson plans by subject and grade level.

Science education gateway.     Hands-on, inquiry based-lessons for grades K-12.

NASA Educators       For educators and kids interested in NASA people and the national space program.

Birch Aquarium Scripps museum.   Ocean science education and ocean conservation. 


Science resources in the Education Library

 1)      To search the online catalog for Teacher Education Library materials only, limit your search to "Teacher Education Library."

 2)       Enter subject headings as below, and choose  Subject:   Science Study and teaching Elementary

 3)       For a broader search, change Subject to Words or phrase and enter any keywords, joined by the word AND, that best represent the
          topic in which you are interested:      Electricity and experiments
   General topics:     (you can add subheadings Elementary or Secondary)


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