Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

Game

Follow Ada, the zookeeper, and be on the lookout for animals that are swimming, running, wiggling, and stomping. Use your camera to take photos of the animals as they perform those motions. Play now!

 

Expedition: Insects

eBook

Giant deadly hornets, gorgeous fluttering butterflies and stealthy crawling stink bugs: readers cannot tear their eyes away from these fascinating creatures. They can discover these and more mesmerizing world insects in Expedition: Insects, an e-book written, illustrated and animated by the Smithsonian Science Education Center. Read now!

Habitats

Game

Click the image to match the correct animals to the habitat that they live in.

Do you know where the red-eyed tree frog calls home? Play this game based on animal habitats to learn! Explore the desert, coral reef, jungle, and marsh to discover where many animals live by matching each animal to their correct habitat! Play now! 
 

Coming Soon!

Game

Coming soon to the Smithsonian Science Education Center

Lights, camera, action! Help our movie director cast actors into roles for an upcoming movie. These aren’t ordinary actors! These potential movie stars are plants and animals! Choose the actor that will best fit the leading role!

Weather Lab

App

Click this image to play Memory Match

What happens when ocean currents and air masses interact? Find out in Weather Lab! Take on the role of a meteorologist by predicting spring weather and how people should dress for it in particular regions of the United States. Play now! 

Teachers

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