Web Based Curricular Resources
1. Science Activities Manual: K-5 curricular emphasis by grade
level and content topic
Science Activities Manual: 6-8 curricular
emphasis by grade level and content topic
"Ask Eric" provides an alphabetical list of science lessons from K-12. Each lesson gives an overview, purpose, objectives, resources/materials, activities and procedures, and conclusions. This site is organized, comprehensive, and easy to use.
3. Helping Your Child Learn Science: U.S. Department of Education, office of educational research and improvement
Use Within Deaf Education:
Deaf/hh children could benefit from participating in the "hands-on" experiments and activities listed in each of these sites. The lesson plans include ideas for practical uses in the community that could ultimately provide students with a better understanding of science as it relates to their lives. Teachers of the deaf/hh could also use these materials to accommodate for the different learning styles and abilities that are so often encountered among this population.