Bringing Science to Life

MySciLife® is a safe,¬†social learning environment where science students design and maintain science "identities" to LIVE and LEARN. Students LIVE as a science concept, creating their identities using status updates, interactions, and a full range of digital media. Currently serving middle school science teachers and their students across the U.S., MySciLife is a former MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning finalist.

Learn more about MySciLife and how you can be involved.

The MySciLife team offers 5 hours of professional development training for teachers wishing to use the MySciLife platform with their students (FREE!) from early spring to summer for the subsequent school year.

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Here's what's happening in MySciLife:


Ever wonder what is so great about me? My species is the second largest on Earth next to insects. I belong to a group called Mollusks which also include octopus. I can be found anywhere on Earth except Antarctica. As a Land Snail, I don't cause damage to gardens like slugs do. If you eat me, I am...

Did you know how terrific a raccon is? I am nocturnal which means I prefer to be out during the night. I have gray fur and a black mask on my face with black rings on my tail. I am able to open doors, latches, and bottles with my hands. My habitat is a wooded area so I can make my home in a hollowed...