These free science tutorials are perfect for instructing students on key concepts, supplementing your own lesson plans or helping in your flipped classroom.
Watch above as SimpleK12's Teacher Learning Community Trainer Monica Burns shares how to navigate the wealth of free science resources at Khan Academy.
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. – Khan Academy Mission
Khan Academy offers resources in many topics, but they started out first and foremost in resources for math and science. So their offerings in science are especially impressive. Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Electrical Engineering — I promise you'll be impressed by the amount of tutorials available in these important science topics.
To learn more in-depth about these fantastic resources, take a look at this online training session, Getting Started with Khan Academy. Khan Academy provides a variety of free online, pre-made instructional materials that you can assign to students to do at home, leaving you more time for labs and group work in class. Learn how to sign up for a Khan Academy account, how to sign students up for Khan Academy, how to monitor student progress, and how to understand student progress reports generated within Khan Academy.
Have you used Khan Academy in the classroom before? Share you experience with this resource in a comment on this article.
About Our “Science Tutorials” Presenter
Monica Burns is an Education Consultant, EdTech Blogger, and Apple Distinguished Educator. Monica works with teachers to make technology integration exciting and accessible at all grade levels. She has conducted over 40 unique training sessions for SimpleK12, click here to take a look at more videos from Monica.
About the Author
Kimber Thompson is a Lead Moderator for SimpleK12 webinars and a Contributing Editor for SimpleK12.com. She writes frequently about education topics, and is passionate about tools and techniques that inspire young learners. You may reach her with ideas and comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.