This short video shows different beaks and their functions. Video length: 1:20.

Content Type: Article, Video
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

What's an arthropod? With the help of entomologists (and photographers) John & Kendra Abbott, this video shows you the full spectrum of arthropod splendor. Video length: 3:41.

Content Type: Video
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

In this activity, youth create weather maps that summarize temperature and weather patterns to better understand how maps help us visualize atmospheric phenomena.

Content Type: Activity
Recommended Grade Level: 5, 6, 7, 8

This article describes the greenhouse effect and climate change. Available in English and Spanish. Requires a free Newsela account.

Content Type: Article
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

This short article covers the history of rocketry, from its early uses to present day. Requires a free Newsela account.

Content Type: Article
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

This is a short play to demonstrate the water cycle, similar to Drain to Rain but with youth playing different parts of the water cycle.

Content Type: Activity
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

Watch a section of this video (1:50-4:04) to learn more about arthropod camouflage. Video length: 2:14.

Content Type: Video
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

This video by Bill Nye demonstrates how the Sun and Earth’s rotation are involved in wind production. Video length 1:53.

Content Type: Video
Recommended Grade Level: 5, 6, 7, 8

This webpage highlights the diversity and functionality of bird feet.

Content Type: Digital Interactive
Recommended Grade Level: 6, 7, 8

This hands on activity demonstrates why the sky is blue and the sunset is red.

Content Type: Activity
Recommended Grade Level: 7, 8

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