Produced by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NanoSpace Molecularium introduces elementary and middle school students to the properties of atoms and molecules. The NanoSpace Molecularium is a virtual amusement park that students can click through to find free videos, games, and short lessons about atoms and molecules. Students enter the NanoSpace Molecularium through the Hall of Atoms & Molecules. From there they can choose which parts of the amusement park they want to explore. An interactive guide helps educators easily find the NanoSpace content by topic.
Each month we publish blogs and several newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in February.
Teaching Physics Modules are an outgrowth of an initiative of the Physics Teachers Education Coalition to help preservice physics teachers in their preparation to be effective in the classroom. The modules focus on several crucial aspects of classroom instruction, with the purpose of improving student learning, motivation, and confidence.