Science Resources

Curated by Knovation's Curriculum Specialists
Below are a few sample Science learning resources from our Content Collection.
Each listing includes certain metadata that describes the resource and aligns it for use in the classroom.
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Khan Academy: Introduction to Newton's Law of Gravitation

A discussion of gravity and Newton's Law of Gravitation. [8m37s]
Science
High
Video

Learners TV: Mendel: Genes

Check out what Gregor Mendel believed about gene behavior. This animation will illustrate why he holds his beliefs to be true.
Science
High
Interactive Media

GAVS: Biology: Genetics

Through informational text, interactive activities, practice problems, and video clips, students analyze how biological traits are passed on to successive generations.
Science
High
Learning Module

University of Utah: Genetic Science Learning Center: The Basics and Beyond

This website offers a clear definition of the science of Genetics, highlighting DNA and genes. There is a neat, easy-to-understand animated tour of the basics and an opportunity to go inside an animated cell. Student can build a DNA molecule and discover how proteins function. Teachers and studen...
Science
High
Website

TeachEngineering: Android Acceleration

Students prepare for the associated activity in which they investigate acceleration by collecting acceleration vs. time data using the accelerometer of a sliding Android device. Based on the experimental set-up for the activity, students form hypotheses about the acceleration of the device. Di...

Science
High
Activity

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

The focus of this site is on ways to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), particularly by putting infants to sleep on their backs, rather than on their stomachs.

Science
High
Reference Material

Unique Properties of Stem Cells

Stem cells are unspecialized. Stems cells are capable of dividing and renewing themselves for long periods, and stem cells can give rise to specialized cells.

Science
High
Reference Material