Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Associations for Science Educators
Key Science Education Journals
This is a sample of key journals that are accessible through Andersen Library. Search Journals A-Z to locate more.
Full text available online through EBSCO with a 12 month delay.
Includes excellent classroom science demonstrations, labs, and activities
NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books
Andersen Library regularly orders materials from the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Outstanding Trade Books for Students K-12 listing. You will find these in the Curriculum Collection on the 2nd floor of the library.
Science Education Teaching Resources
The following sites provide exemplary lesson plans, curriculum, or learning objects.
Badgerlink Science & Technology Resources
Subscription services available to all residents of Wisconsin, funded by the Department of Public Instruction.
American Chemical Society's Education
Includes the Science for Kids section, Spanish language lessons, and many resources for teachers as well.
This is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program. Be sure to look at the Teacher's Guide page for teaching resources.
National Science Digital Library
Funded by the National Science Foundation. Find links to teaching resources by topic, including bilingual resources.
NOAA's Ocean Service Education
Contains links to lesson plans in chemistry, earth science, life science, and more.
Search by grade range, topic, and standard.
The Physics Front
A free service from the American Association of Physics Teachers in partnership with the National Science Foundation and the National Science Digital Library. See the Topics and Units section for teaching resources by topic.
U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Web site
This web site is a good source for information on how to conserve energy. The K-12 Lesson Plans & Activities section of this site contains links to lesson plans and teaching ideas related to energy conservation.
Andersen Library Resources