Biology Lesson Plan Links

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Check out "wearable" science projects at ScienceWear.net!

Download Immune Attack for an excellent computer game to teach your students about cells and the immune system!

 

Ameoba Sisters - Check out their biology-related videos and the other resources available on their website! 

Access Excellence Collection - This site offers a wide range of lessons and activities as well as a graphics gallery. Don't miss the DNA Jewelry lesson!

Actionbioscience.org - This web site provides articles by scientists, science educators, and science students on issues related to seven bioscience challenges: environment, biodiversity, genome, biotechnology, evolution, new frontiers, and bioscience education. In addition, the web site provides educators with lessons and resources to enhance bioscience teaching.

Amazing Biology Teacher Resources - Visit this webpage for a great listing of activities organized by topic. This website also provides management tips, games, puzzles, links, and more!

Awesome Library - Biology - A large collection of links to biology lesson plans, projects, and other ideas.

Biology @ University of Arizona - An assortment of lesson plans for middle school and high school students exploring topics in biology, such as animals, plants, cell biology, and genetics.

Biology Corner Lesson Plans - Visit this excellent site for lessons and links for any biology class - ecology, dissection, plants, animals, evolution, cell biology, genetics, and more!

Biology Lessons - An assortment of lessons for molecules, cells, and population biology!

Cell-to-Cell - Explore the world of cells with this great unit from Intel!

CFAITC.org- A wealth of resources are available at this site from the California Foundation for Ag in the Classroom. Also visit their archived lessons page.

Classification Lessons & Activities - Visit this page from PBS Teacher Source for a large collection of lessons and activities exploring classification.

COIILS - Science Experiments Page - Check out this great resource for ideas to explore nature with your students, such as Schoolyard Inventory Activity, Schoolyard Flower Experiment, and more!

eNature - This site offers online field guides and a wealth of information about the various creatures found in your backyard!

Exploring Nature - This site provides a wealth of information and teaching resources for human biology, animals, plants, ecology, and more!

NOTE: Forensic science links are listed on the Chemistry Lesson Plan Links page.

Need lesson plans for genetics? Visit the Genetics Lesson Plans page.

InfoVisual - Visit this website for an assortment of images for zoology, human biology, and plants.

Lew-Port Biology - This page offers lab worksheets for protists, blood typing, lab safety, and more!

Math-Science Learning Coalition - Biology Lessons - This site offers a wide range of biology lessons for elementary, middle school, and high school.

Middle School Science Lessons - Life Science - A large collection of great lessons for your biology unit!

MyScienceSite.com - Teacher Resources - Explore the resources available on this website for life science as well as other science units. The site provides many ready-to-use worksheets and lab ideas.

National Wildlife Federation - Explore this site for activities, resources, games, and more to celebrate National Wildlife Week!

Problem Solving in Biology - A large list of topics for environmental research projects! You are sure to find an idea to spark the interest of your students!

Project Look Smart - Check out their science and health modules that integrate media literacy and critical thinking into their learning units.  The materials are free and ready to use in your classroom!

Project WILDProject WILD Aquatic - Check out these activity guides with tons of lessons and ideas for your biology classroom!  To obtain your own guide complete with teacher directions and extention lessons, you will need to attend one of their training workshops - well worth every minute you spend!  I promise you will receive tons of great lessons and activities that you can use with your kids!
NOTE: One of my favorite lessons is called Good Buddies (pages 15-17 of the WILD book) and I use it during my Ecology unit to teach students about symbiotic relationships. Click here for the worksheet and cards I developed to go with this lesson. My presentation is also available.

Proteacher - Life Science - An assortment of life science lesson plans and links for elementary teachers. Also visit the Health/Medicine section.

Sea World Educational Resources - This site provides Teacher's Guides that have been developed at SeaWorld and Busch Gardens to help you teach your students about how people interact with the environment.

Science-Class.net - Click the link for the "Microbiology & Cells, "Natural Resources", or "Anatomy & Physiology" to find new lessons for your classroom!

Simply Prairie - Explore this website to learn more about this online program exploring prairies. Visit the Educator's Page for complete details about the project and learn how you can join the Quadrat study or use the online tools to create a virtual prairie. Also visit the Student Index to find links for the online databases for birds, plants, insects, frogs, and butterflies as well as lots of other great resources for a prairie unit!

SMILE Program - Biology Index - A huge assortment of almost 200 single concept lesson plans and activities organized by category.

Teacher's Domain - Life Science - This is an excellent site for multimedia resources for your life science curriculum!  

Teachnet - Biology - A wide range of biology lessons including plants, seeds, environment, and pond life are available at this site.

The Cell - This ThinkQuest site provides several lessons, quizzes, and more for your cell unit!

 ZeroBio - An excellent resource for teachers and students! Explore this site for interactive biology games, worksheets,and much more! Don't miss the JavaGenetics section!

 

Activities, lessons, & worksheets available on any page of this web site are intended for use by a single teacher in his/her classroom or to share at educational conferences. Reproduction for commercial use or profit is not permitted without the express written consent of Mrs. Tracy Tomm. Visit my Frequently Asked Questions page for more details!