We've compiled a selection of grade-appropriate offerings to make it easy for you to browse Academy opportunities and classroom resources.

Distance Learning Programs for Your Class

Art & Science: Nature as your Muse

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California Coast

© Gardner Symons

Free program on Nov 14 & 15: Students will explore how nature inspires art and practice scientific sketching.

Selected Science Lesson Plans

Notice and Wonder

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© nutmeg 66

How can you turn a snail, worm, or roly-poly into an object of inquiry for a young learner? Ask a few questions!

Jungle Layers

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Jungle monkey

© Luke Mackin

What are the different layers in a rainforest? Learn about them with a fun Jungle Layers song!

What Would Happen?

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© Cletus Lee

You can make and test predictions using the simplest of invertebrates.

Make Your Own Antelope Horns

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© JokeKok

With just a few supplies from home, you can make a twisty set of bongo antelope horns in a heartbeat.

What Color is Your Leaf?

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leaves

Students head outside to look closely for patterns of leaves in a shady environment vs. a sunny environment.

Classroom Kits for Bay Area Teachers

Professional Learning for You

NGSS Demystified

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Need help with planning professional development around the Next Generation Science Standards? Look no further.

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