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Natural Science for Kids

Natural Science for Kids The Academy of Natural Sciences bills this site as being built especially just for kids, so all the information is designed to be fun. The topics change from time to time, but at this viewing the site includes things that kids can do to help the environment, tips for
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Natural Science for Kids


The Academy of Natural Sciences bills this site as being built especially just for kids, so all the information is designed to be fun. The topics change from time to time, but at this viewing the site includes things that kids can do to help the environment, tips for wildlife photography, and information on biodiversity. Among other activities, students will enjoy creating their own oyster reef by dragging various sea life into the ocean to create a living reef. Good career information is included from the various scientists that work for the Academy.

The Academy of Natural Sciences

• Learning Games • Audio • Pictures and/or Illustrations


• Middle School Elementary School

Courtney Wismer

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