Science Department Links


CELLS alive!
Online Muscle Atlas
The Columbia Virtual Body
The Whole Brain Atlas
Hospital: Joint Fluoroscopy


Ask Dr. Universe
Astronomy For Kids
Black Holes and Neutron Stars
Griffith Observatory
NASA Home Page
NASA Image eXchange (NIX)
NASA/MSU/Bozeman-CERES Project
National Air & Space Museum
Space Day
Sky & Telescope
The Nine Planets
Views of the Solar System
Welcome to the Planets

Biology & Chemistry

CELLS alive!
Cell and Molecular Biology Online
Cow’s Eye

Heart: An Online Exploration
Human Transcript Map
MendelWeb: Flower Structure
On-Line Biology

Paleontology UC Berkley
The Cell
The Scientist Magazine
Yuckiest Site on the Internet


Agricultural Ideas for
Science Fair Projects

Froggy Page
KidsClick! Web Search
Reeko’s Mad Scientist Lab
Science Experiments You Can Do!
Science Fair Project Resource Guide
The Exploratorium
The Why Files

Marine Biology

Amazing Orcas
Coral World International
Fish Information Service (FINS)
Marine Science Online
Monterey Bay Aquarium
New England Aquarium
Sea and Sky
The Cephalopod Page
USGS Western Region
Waikiki Aquarium Coral

Physical & Earth Science

Cascades Volcano Observatory
Conversion Factors
Dr. Sky
Energy Education from California Energy
Farmer’s Almanac
HomeArts: Gardener’s Library
NSF Geosciences Unidata Integrated Earth Info
Quake of the Day
Record of the Day
Theater of Electricity
USA Today- Weather
Volcano World
Weather Calculator
Weather Channel
Weather Glossary for Storm


Amusement Park Physics
Center for History of Physics
Physics 2000
Physics Lab Homepage
Physics for Beginners
Sport! Science@The Exploratorium

Projects & Inventors

California State Science Fair
Science Score


Africanized Honey Bees
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
California Condor Restoration
Endangered Species on EE-Link
Lincoln Park Zoo (Chicago)
Oakland Zoo
Oregon Zoo
San Diego Zoo
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
World-Wide Web
Virtual Library: Zoos


Sierra Middle School

3017 Center Street
Bakersfield, CA 93306
661-631-5470 (phone)
661-327-7610 (fax)

Tomas Prieto

Vice Principal
Kenya McCormack

Irma Mendez

School Clerk
Tina Granillo

Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.