Sites for Kids
A colorful, fun source for kids to ask science questions or
the Science Guy
An extension of the TV science marvel for kids, featuring
online questions, facts and experiment demos.
Summer day camp for kids sponsored by the National Inventor's
Hall of Fame that focuses on inventive thinking and problem
Produced by WGBH Boston, "Design Squad" promotes engineering for youth through outreach programs across the United States, and the co-host is 2007 Lemelson-MIT Student Prize winner Nathan Ball.
and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST)
A non-profit organization to excite young people about science
and engineering through a robotics competition, LEGO league
An educational site for children and teachers abound with games that focus on math and grammar
Fun, enthusiastic site aimed to inspire girls to be more involved
in invention and science.
Homework resources including, reference tools, news and science
project ideas for students.
Step-by-step cartoons for children, explaining scientific concepts and encouraging hands-on learning through building
An interactive and informative site inspiring kids to invent.
Abound with colorful games, this site also contains resources
and tips for teachers.
Gallery for America's Young Inventors
A national competition that inducts six young talented American
inventors annually into the National Gallerya museum
to preserve and promote great inventions produced by America's
University of Tennessee pilot science projects/experiments
posted to educate and encourage classroom feedback and questions.
Super Science Fair Projects
Super Science Fair Projects offers a step-by-step guide to science fair projects for students in middle school through high school. There are links to over 100,000 science projects, science experiments, and science fair project ideas. A guide for parents and teachers is also available.
United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Kids' Pages
Information and answers for kids provided by the United States
Patent and Trademark Office.
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