Apps for Science Classes
SwampForest - virtual fieldtrip
SaltMarsh - virtual fieldtrip
CoveForest - virtual fieldtrip
Cell Defender—from Radford U and correlated to VA SOLs. All about cells.
NOVA Elements– Informational and interactive periodic table and more.
Brainflash-from WHRO and correlated to VA SOLs. Pop quizzes on physics, the atom and oceanography.
Atoms HD Lite– Build an atom or learn about the history of atomic theory.
Mars Globe—From NASA, interactive planet with videos, links, photos and information on our closest neighbor.
Discovery HD—Direct link to videos from your favorite science-themed shows like Mythbusters, Shark Week, and Storm Chasers.
Cover Orange - useful for teaching physics concepts
NASA Science: A Journey of Discovery—Latest information from NASA’s science missions.
3D Cell Simulation and Stain Tool—Create your own cell image, explore a 3D cell. Numerous cell images available to explore.
VideoScience—Library of over 80 hands-on science lessons. Short videos demonstrate easy and inexpensive experiments for kids of all ages.
MathTappers: Carbon Choices - Track your carbon footprint and learn how to fight climate change.
Interactive Minds: The Solar System—interactive science book for 8-12 year olds. Uses embedded videos, simulations, panaramas as well as kid-friendly text to teach students about the sun, planets, moons and more. $2.99
Virtual Cell Animations -