A free online program for high school teachers with a variety of lesson plans that can be used to inspire writing using artwork as a starting point for developing skills in careful observation, critical thinking, analysis of ideas and events, and creative thinking.
Tucson Natural History Website provides exercises developed by K-12 teachers and Geosciences faculty and students to help expand K-12 students knowledge of both Tucson’s geologic and recent history using on-line material.
A collaborative effort of biologists and nature enthusiasts from around the world. On more than 10,000 World Wide Web pages, the project provides information about biodiversity, the characteristics of different groups of organisms, and their evolutionary history (phylogeny).
Tree Ring Exercises lets you try dendrochronology crossdating techniques using online resources
Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center Microscopy & Imaging Resources page has links to educational resources around microscopes
The Poetry Center’s K–12 Education page, including links to the WordPlay blog and the Reading Series curriculum.
YouTube episodes featuring local mathematics teachers explaining concepts students must master to pass AIMS, an exploratory problem to challenge the motivated student, and a working professional who addresses how mathematics is used in his/her profession.
An interactive online resource for learning biology developed at The University of Arizona for high school and above educators.
Pottery, masks, photographs and more—and podcasts exploring Southwestern culture.
AnimalWatch is a web-based tutoring system for algebra readiness.