Technology Tool Archive - Page 2
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory: Eyes on the Solar System - Apr 16, 2013
NASA brings together a rich array of visualization tools for a 3D exploration of our cosmic neighborhood. Informative, interactive,and great fun!
Create a Graph - Jan 23, 2013
Kids can easily create and print customized graphs to enhance their presentations. And it's free. Choose from 5 graph types.
Micrometer Model - Jan 23, 2013
This interactive model is a great way to give students virtual practice in using a micrometer. Perform measurements, then check your accuracy.
Ejs Intro 1D Motion Lab Model - Dec 11, 2012
Exemplary resource provides step-by-step instructions for students to explore 1D motion through computer modeling. Requires no prior programming experience.
NSDL Science Literacy Maps - Oct 15, 2012
This powerful tool displays concept connections among all the major strands of science, plus mathematics and engineering. Also shows how the concepts build upon each other across grade bands. Based on Benchmarks for Science Literacy
ALTEC: The Advanced Learning Technologies Project - Jun 25, 2012
This is a collection of tools developed by ALTEC partner 4Teachers.org, offering ready-to-use quizzes, rubrics, checklists, video scripting/editing, research organizers, and exportable note-taking for students.
CSERD: Interactivate - Jun 25, 2012
Does the word "computational" scare your students? It shouldn't. Check out this set of free Java-based lessons and activities, all built around interactive tools that let kids deeply explore the math behind the concept. Examples: Rabbits & Wolves to learn about probability; Plop It! is a graph plotter.
Periodic Table Live! - Mar 26, 2012
Excellent interactive resource for exploring the Periodic Table through image sets, videos, and 3D illustrations. Covers a broad range of information about the elements and their properties.
Rubistar: Creating Rubrics for Project-Based Learning - Mar 26, 2012
This free tool helps you create high-quality rubrics in a short amount of time. Templates are available for: science experiments, verbal reports, multimedia presentations, and more.
Planning a unit on Astronomy? Don't miss these simulation-based modules. Superior quality, fun, and adaptable for grades 8-12. Includes assessments.