Links

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1Biology

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2Chemistry

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  • Periodic Table with videos
    An excellent periodic table. Providing some very good videos of experiments that you maybe cannot do or maybe shouldn’t do!
  • RACI WA Branch – Chemical Education Group Facebook Page – Click here for up to date information, activities & chemistry news from around the world.

3Human Biology

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Becoming Human
An interactive flash based webpage. What’s really cool is that you can download it to run on a PC (Mac and Windows).

4Lower Secondary Science

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  • SCOPE
    Science is everywhere – and now it is even available on iTunes! SCOPE, Network Ten’s international award-winning science show for children, is now available for purchase and download on iTunes. The show is half an hour of fast, funny and informative science fun.

5Marine and Maritime

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6Physics

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7Other

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  • Scitech – For Teachers
    Scitech works with science centres and planetaria across the world to bring best practice in science teaching and learning techniques to Western Australia. All programs support and show links to the Curriculum Framework.
  • Science Network WA
    Connecting you to news, events and information from all corners of the Western Australian science community.
  • Tsunami: The Ultimate Guide, a free and interactive resource for secondary school educators.
    Created by Surf Life Saving Australia for the Australian Tsunami Advisory Group. It presents authoritative and engaging information in a highly visual manner with a focus on videos, animations, maps, graphics and interviews with experts and survivors.  As an interactive and online resource, we believe that it would be an ideal guide for science teachers to use when teaching earth sciences:  earth’s structure, tectonic plates, earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis. It provides everything you’d need to know about tsunami (the how, why, where and when, the tsunami threat to Australia and case studies of significant tsunami events.  Lesson Plans aligned with the current geography and science curriculum.
  • Microscopes in Schools Project.
  • New: iDNAtity audio on the Apple App store.
    It converts your unique genetic code into musical notes. Using a photo and some simple questions it creates music from your genes! See it on YouTube
  • Scientists in Schools
    The Scientists in Schools program allows you and your students to work with a scientist in a flexible, professional partnership. The scientist can act as mentor, role model or inspiration for your students, providing you and them with access to new ideas
  • VIDEO: WOMEN IN SCIENCE
    The Women Engineers and Scientists Taskforce (WEST) was a working group of the Premier’s Science and Innovation Council (PSIC). One of their aims was to encourage more women to consider a career in science , technology, engineering and/or mathematics (STE
  • Screenrights
    The idea was simple. Teachers wanted to copy from television for teaching. Filmmakers wanted to be paid for this use of their work. Screenrights was set up to make this happen. This presentation is an introduction to Screenrights and its services.
  • Planet SciCast
    Nifty animations and videos for Science, with many experiments that are done well and safely.
  • Access Excellence @ the National Health Museum
    Lots of good health references for teachers, but enough other to put it in the miscellaneous category.
  • Labnetwest
    Laboratory Technician of western Australia’s website. Full of even more links!
  • Super Science Fair Projects
    500 free science fair projects and ideas.
  • Teacher’s Domain
    A collection of resources for all teachers. A section designed for Science teachers has a large collection of resources for science teachers. I give this a ten out of ten.
  • Spolem – Links
    A UK Teachers links site. A lot of thought has gone into these and some are exceptional and new!! The best are indicated by icons. (Courtesy: Ant Meczes)
  • Teacher Tube
    Imagine all the useful youtube videos for teachers in one place. This is it.
  • Australian Science Teachers’ Association
    The website for all things regarding ASTA
  • ABC Teachers’ Resource
    An ABC Teachers’ Resource which pools all of our ABC science content from TV, Radio & online together into one place where teachers’ can easily search for topics/articles relevant to them via year level, subject and keyword.
  • ACARA
    ACARA is responsible for a national curriculum (K-12), a national assessment program, national data collection and reporting
  • SPICE
    SPICE is a secondary teachers’ enrichment program providing science teachers with funded access to professional development, supported by exciting new curriculum resources and opportunities for interaction with leading scientists, science educators and mu
  • SEAR
    The Science Education Assessment Resources (SEAR) provide a wide range of assessment resources (or ‘tasks’) suitable for use across the compulsory years of schooling. The tasks have been indexed to six levels as described in the scientific literacy.