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CSU Spur is about learning, wherever you are! Use these virtual education resources to connect to Spur and all the exciting things to learn, even when you can’t visit us in-person!

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BABY CHICK CAM: CSU DOUGLAS COUNTY EXTENSION

Recorded lessons on the life cycle of a chicken, embryo development, chicken breeds, incubators, egg parts and functions, and live chick hatching.
All ages.
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DENVER ZOO: ZOO TO YOU VIRTUAL SAFARI

Video tours, animal facts, and activities to keep you informed, entertained, and engaged with daily videos, wildlife-themed activity ideas, and more.
All ages.
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DUMB FRIENDS LEAGUE COMMUNITY EDUCATION

Free, virtual lessons of compassion, respect, and proper care for animals.
All ages.
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4-H AFTERSCHOOL AGRICULTURE

Hands-on activity ideas to promote agricultural literacy among youth during out-of-school time while developing their understanding, appreciation, and application of science.
Grades 3-5.
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GROW & GIVE

Learn to grow food and donate extra locally. The resources below are designed to help you grow your own food this year with Colorado State University Extension & Master Gardeners are here to help every step of the way.
All ages.
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EXPLORE COLORADO WATER

A virtual portal to help students (and adults) learn more about water in Colorado.
All ages.
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COCORAHS TRAINING SLIDESHOWS

Become a Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network volunteer and learn to measure and map precipitation (rain, hail, and snow). Slideshows available in French and English.
All ages.
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EXPLORATORIUM LEARNING TOOLBOX

Activities and videos on timely topics and general science support for virtual and at-home learning.
Middle school and above.
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LITTLE SHOP OF PHYSICS VIDEOS AND EDUCATOR RESOURCES

Check out the videos tab for fascinating phenomena, fun experiements, and the LSOP TV show!
All ages.
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DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE @ HOME

Stay Healthy, Love Science, and Avoid Boredom at Home! Raid your pantry and closets for everyday items you can use to explore science, math, and engineering. Art projects can inspire science investigations, too.
All ages.
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Additional resources

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