Education Workshop Resources
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Learn about genetics by looking at the heritability of magical talents in Harry Potter, discover DNA’s use in forensic science, and more! This website for the Exhibition Program at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) offers K–12 lesson plans developed by classroom educators and other learning resources on a variety of topics in the history of biomedical science. These complement onsite and online exhibitions presented by the NLM.
From the NIH Director
Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., offers a message to high school graduates.
This video was requested by a motivated graduating senior at a high school in Ontario, but it speaks to students everywhere. May 19, 2011.
Your childhood and teen years are a prime time to learn habits that will help you keep your bones, joints, muscles, and skin healthy for years to come.
Brain Research Curriculum http://www.ninds.nih.gov/education/
The Brain: A Sense of Self Grades 7-8
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/scied/teachers/index.cfm
National Institute of General Medical Services https://publications.nigms.nih.gov/order/pubs_gateway.html
Environmental Health Sciences
http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/scied/teachers/index.cfm Educator Resources
NOAA Resources to Support NGSS
Carbon Cycling Resources
VA Department of Conservation and Recreation
Prince William County Public Schools – Detailed Curriculum Guide with Essential Questions and Vocabulary (better than a VDOE Curriculum Guide)
HHMI Biointeractive – Videos and lesson plans for various science topics
BBC UK Bitesize – Click on ALL SUBJECTS to search reading, interactive videos, and reviews on various content matter