This page includes a wealth of earth systems science education resources, including the full curriculum guide to our 2011-12 Science Explorers workshop.
Climate Change Lessons and Resources (Grades: 5-12)
Make the Global Local with these model lessons developed, tested and approved by Colorado teachers. Model lessons include:
- Evidence of Climate Change
- Pine Beetles
- Zoo Poo
CU Wizards (Grades 5-9)
Introduce students to various topics in science, including chemistry and physics. The CU Wizards schedule changes yearly; see our events page for upcoming programs. DVDs are available for many topics within science, such as the physics of sports or the chemistry of life.
Physics for Fun (Grades 4-8)
Learn and teach about various topics in physics, including electricity, convection, sound, light, and force and motion. This page includes several resources, such as an activities guide and videos.
Through interdisciplinary education ond outreach, CIRES combines rigorous science with innovative teaching practices. This resource provides exemplary science education for K-12 school districts, teachers and students, undergraduates at CU and elsewhere, and various community groups.
Fun, interactive, research-based simulations of physical phenomena from the PhET project at the University of Colorado, Boulder.