EdHeads is a website with several engaging activities for students on different topics. A “virtual knee surgery” activity is available (probably of interest to older adults to who may have had this procedure or be contemplating it) as well as great activities and resources on simple machines. Use the drop-down menu in the upper right corner to select an activity. Teacher guides are also available for each one.

I am a big fan of weather and weather-related activities for students, and some excellent activities related to weather prediction and reporting are available. These are well suited for elementary computer lab settings, or use at home.

Thanks to one of the teachers at yesterday’s “Rethink” event in El Paso for passing this along! 🙂

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  1. […] Online Science I found a wonderful science resource via Wes Fryer’s Speed of Creativity Blog this morning. EdHeads – Activate Your Mind is a neat website with some fun and interesting activities for students on different topics. The activities include:The Odd MachineVirtual Knee and Hip SurgeryWeatherSimple MachinesTeacher guides are also available for each section. You can also read about individuals who are working in the particular field.Definitely worth a look! Filed Under: Instructional Discussion Topics, Technology in the Classroom […]

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