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Science at Bay Point Every class visits the Science Lab once a week to work with our full-time science resource teacher. The program is aimed at giving students modern tools and techniques as they apply to the real world. Experiments are geared to teach students, validate what they are learning, and all the while creating enjoyable hands-on activities.

Some Features of Our Program:

  • Science Lab
  • Science resource teacher who
    • Partners with middle and high school science teachers
    • Relates science Lab activities with every grade level’s science curriculum
    • Works with staff in the use of best practices in the teaching of science
  • Hands-on activity centers in classrooms
  • Observation activities with live animals and plants
  • High powered equipment
  • Butterfly garden
  • Environmental science
  • Vegetable garden
  • On-site pond built by students and teachers
  • 100% participation in the science fair

For the Science Project Guide, please click here.

Recommended Science Sites:
FCAT Explorer
FCAT Explorer math, reading and science

Science Kids
Fun science & technology for kids

Discovery Education
Student resources and homework help in science and math

BBC Science Clips
Test your Science knowledge with Science Clips games and quizzes. Broadly covering the whole of the primary science curriculum, the topic titles relate to all the QCA primary science Schemes of Work

Science Bob
ScienceBob.com is a non-commercial, educational site with Science experiments, videos, and Science Fair Ideas

How Stuff Works
Students find out how things work in the areas of computers, autos, electronics, science, home, entertainment, health, money, travel, and people

Magic School Bus
Students will have fun making their own virtual bug at the Monster Bugs section of The Magic School Bus website. Students select from various wings, legs, and heads to create a virtual bug found in nature or they can put together parts from different bugs to create a fantasy creature

PBS Building Big
This site brings bridges, skyscrapers, tunnels, and dams to the Internet for those who want to learn more about man-made giants that fill our communities. It features introductions to the engineering of structures, interactive engineering labs, building designs challenges, a databank of large structures, and interviews with engineers

NASA Space Place
At this award-winning site, a joint effort of NASA, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and others, students can learn amazing facts about space, Earth, and technology, view animations that show how the world works, and participate in activities that teach them more about space

NASA Earth Science for Kids
This site has many interesting activities for young students to learn about various earth science concepts. An interactive online coloring book is a unique feature of this web site.

HHMI Cool Science
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute invites curious kids to explore biology at this Web site. Activities include dust exploration, classifying critters, microscopy, plant parts, and more

USDA Sci4Kids
The science behind agriculture is presented as a series of interactive stories based on research projects featured in Agricultural Research. Web site also contains photos, graphics, trivia, and classroom connections

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