Channel Islands National Park
CSontains many hiking trails and is accessible by charter
Los Angeles Urban System Program
Resource funded by the National Science Foundation and
LAUSD; provides professional development and materials
for teachers grades K-12; maintains six science centers
throughout Los Angeles.
Oakland Museum of California
Museum specializes in the natural science, history and art of the Golden State. Contains current exhibitions, permanent galleries and projects.
Educational resource includes history of paper, discusses what paper is and has instructions to make your own paper.
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Site dedicated to the resources in this vast urban wilderness.
Science for Families
Original articles, Internet science library, forum idea exchange, book and product profiles, projects, and experiments.
Smithsonian Education Resource Library
Allows searching for lesson plans,
labs, field trips,
and more by grade level, subject, keyword, media,
and institution. The Smithsonian Education site is
into sections for teachers, students, and family.