STEM Resource Links

Try Engineering
This website features information about engineering careers, lesson plans that relate classroom activities to real life issues in the engineering world, and games that challenge students to use engineering skills to create and build, or solve problems.

 

Discover Math with GeoGebra
This is a free Mathematics (geometry) Software for teaching and learning. Users may download the program for free or use the program completely online using an Applet.

 

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
This website is the home of the National Library of Virtual Manipulatives. Students and teachers can use this website as a resource or supplement for classroom activities using manipulatives. Users may choose the desired grade and Content Strand (Domain).

 

Wolfram
This is a search and “knowledge” engine. Type in a math problem, concept, or vocabulary word and the engine will solve, explain, define, and/or extend.

 

Cool Cosmos
NASA’s website about infrared astronomy for teachers and students. It offers infrared science activities and lesson plans for teachers.

 

Inner Body
This is a guide to human anatomy online. This site offers animations and great information about each of the systems of the human body.

 

Illuminations 
This is an NCTM website that offers wonderful activities, lesson plans, and weblinks for teaching math.

 

My Test Book 
This provides activities, lessons, worksheets, and assessments for 1st-8th grade math, science and language arts.

 

Google Earth
Google Earth is a free download and is a great tool to use with your class when exploring geography.

 

Electrical Engineering Lab Day
Lab Day will introduce students to the real world of electrical engineering work and study with a morning session and an afternoon session

 

All Education Schools
This article includes resources for STEM careers, diversity resources, and scholarships.

 

Professional Societies

American Mathematical Society (AMS):www.ams.org

American Statistical Association (ASA):www.amstat.org

Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM):www.awm-math.org

Mathematical Association of American (MAA):www.maa.org

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS):www.sacnas.org

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM):www.siam.org