We are pleased to offer a new online resource just for kids — ScienceFlix from children’s publisher Scholastic!
You may already be familiar with two related products from Scholastic: BookFlix, which pairs fictional video storybooks with nonfiction eBooks, and TrueFlix, which uses interactive nonfiction books to help hone literacy skills and build subject-area knowledge. ScienceFlix focuses in on engaging subject-area science, technology and engineering content for students in grades 4-9.
Each of the 30 multimedia units are aligned to science curriculum standards and feature:
- Engaging videos to build background knowledge and introduce vocabulary
- Articles written at three reading levels to ensure comprehension and build content knowledge
- Project and experiment ideas
- News stories with study guides
- Careers section to inspire budding scientists
- Multimedia including interactive timelines, slideshows, videos and more
- Editorially vetted and safe links to websites on related content for further learning
There are also Teacher Resources available, such as lesson plans, project ideas, quizzes, videos and media galleries.
Try it out today!