Simple Biology - Introduction to Biology - answers questions

Simple Biology

diagram of parts of a cell
Parts of a cell





Plant Reproduction

Biology Activities


Animal Systems

Bibliography and further reading:


Biology for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments That Really Work, by Janice VanCleave. Ages 9-12. Some work better than others to explain concepts, but they're all good activities.

Real Science-4-Kids, Biology Level 1, by Rebecca Keller (2005). Ages 9-12. Also not high school level biology. Cute pictures and easy, enthusiastic explanations.

Biology: Life as we know it!, by Dan Green and Simon Basher (2008). Ages 9-12. A good intro, especially for homeschoolers - NOT high school level biology.

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Professor Carr

Karen Eva Carr, PhD.
Assoc. Professor Emerita, History
Portland State University

Professor Carr holds a B.A. with high honors from Cornell University in classics and archaeology, and her M.A. and PhD. from the University of Michigan in Classical Art and Archaeology. She has excavated in Scotland, Cyprus, Greece, Israel, and Tunisia, and she has been teaching history to university students for a very long time.

Professor Carr's PSU page

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