Science Links

Here's a set of links from science teachers, friends, & science-related companies:

Companies that sell science-related things:

  • Ecoteach Study-Tours - study and ecotours to Costa Rica. Classroom and volunteer opportunities with environmental, ecology, conservation, Spanish, and education projects available
  • Electronic School Supply, Inc. - science supplies for educators and other curious parents (like me)
  • Fisher Science Education - science links for all grades & disciplines. Lab equipment & supplies for biology, chemistry, physics, earth science and gifts with secure on-line ordering
  • Kelvin Electronics - products to enhance math and science curriculum
  • Sargent-Welch / VWR Scientific Company - Science references, catalog, resources, and help for science teachers
  • Science Buddies - Science projects and other ideas for science fair
  • TecQuipment Ltd - products for teaching and training of science, technology and engineering subjects in schools through to universities and research establishments

 Links for Helping Parents:

Want some science books to read?

Sharks Have No Bones: 1001 Things Everyone Should Know About Science
James Trefil. Simon & Schuster, 1992.

John Cassidy, et al. Klutz Press, 1991.

Magic Tricks, Science Facts
Friedhoffer, The Madman of Magic. Franklin Watts, 1990.

Measure, Pour & Mix Kitchen Science Tricks
James Lewis. Simon & Schuster, 1990.

175 Science Experiments to Amuse and Amaze Your Friends
Brenda Walpole. Random House, 1988.

The Flying Circus of Physics with Answers
Jearl Walker. John Wiley and Sons, 1977.

The Most Amazing Science Pop-Up Book
Jay Young. Franklin Watts, 1994.

How Science Works
Judith Haan. Reader's Digest Press, 1991.

The Science Book for Girls and Other Intelligent Beings
Valerie Wyatt. Kids Can Press, 1991.