Sunday, April 20, 2014

 

Classification Matter
Solar System 
Force and Simple Machines
Weather Planet Earth - Water Cycle

Science Fair

Measurement

Health

Scientific Tools

National Geographic Kids 

Scientific Method 

 

Field Trip

In fifth grade, we typically take a field trip to Science City. Students participate in one of three available workshops in the Discovery Area. The workshops are Engineerium, Science of Popcorn, and DinoVersity.

Science City Online!

All Discovery Areas 
Engineerium Saturday Family Workshops  
Science City Experiments  

 

Test Kitchen: Popcorn Science II

Popcorn.org 

History of Corn 

Popcorn Games

Popcorn Growth - Pictures 

Popcorn in Slow Motion-Video (click on video)

 

Health Procedures 

Food Detectives Fight Bacteria

Scientific Method FlowchartScientific Method of Problem Solving
Scientific Method Quia Games 

MATTER

Changing States

Reversible and Irreversible CHANGES

Gases Around Us

 

Want to read more about the stages of matter?

ANIMATION OF STAGES 

    

 

 Classification

The Great Plant Escape 

Photosynthesis-definition 

Life Cycle Plant Parts 

Plant Life Cycle Diagram Activity  

Classifying Critters 

Animal Classification 

Infrared Zoo

Animal Characteristics Game 

Classification 

Dichotomous Key-Water Critters 
Hangman 

What's Bugging You? 

The Secret of the Bones    

 

 

Force, Motion, and Simple Machines

Pendulum

Friction

Velocity and Acceleration

Mass

Gravity  

Work

Roller Coaster Activity

Rocket Launcher

Rocket's Away Launcher

Rocket Science 101

Rocket Science 101 Build a Rocket

How do rockets fly?

Newton's Laws

Newton's Laws Rap

Simple Machines  

Scholastic Simple Machines

Edheads Simple Machines

Simple Machines - Franklin Institute

 

 

Solar System

Ask an Astronomer

BBC Bitesize Solar System 

 

How Solar Eclipses Work 

Exploring the Solar System 

 

Kid's Astronomy 

Windows to the Universe

Solar Systems Basics 

Pluto's Not A Planet Anymore 

Rotation 

"What's Going On?" Sun and Shadows 

Shadows 

Measuring with Shadows 

Light Reflection Game 

Light and Shadows Activity 

Demo of moon phases 

Moon Phases (teacher directed) 

Lunar Phases Quiz

Earth's Seasons Millionaire Game 

Moon Phases Games 

Moon Facts 

Groundhog Day 

Rotation and Revolution Quiz 

Jeopardy Review Game 

 

 

 

Planet Earth-Water Cycle

Atmosphere 

Planet Earth 

Earth-Our Home 

Water Around the World

Water Cycle Game 

Water Cycle Quiz 

What is a River? 

BBC Rivers & Coasts 
The Oceans

Water Site 

Groundwater CartoonWater Treatment Process  

Edible Earth Parfaits 

Layers of the Atmosphere-picture 
Atmospheric Layers-animation Layers of the Atmosphere II 
Drinking Water-Way to Go Goodbye, Bottled Water? 

Jeopardy Review Game 

The Story of Drinking Water 

 

The Groundwater Story

 

Weather

Thunder Rolls WebQuest

Weather Instruments

Weather Maker  When this site asks you to register, click Maybe later. Read the illustration and click on all the magnifying glasses to learn all about the water cycle. Then read the directions and see what happens as you change the variables in the Weather Maker.

Weather Maker

What is Weather?

Weather Millionaire Game

Air Pressure

High and Low

Humidity

How to Make Weather Instruments

Websco How to Make Your Own Weather Instruments

Clouds

Cloud Word Search

Cloud and Weather Instruments Matching Game

Science Fair

Scientific Method

Science Fair Webquest    

Buoyancy Brainteasers    

 
  

 

 

Scientific Tools

Microscope Parts Quiz Quia - Microscope Mania Game 
The Kid Zone at Science Spot   How Stuff Works 4 Kids 
Electron Microscope Pictures  
Colorized Electron Microscope Images Virtual Electron Microscope 

 

 

Scientific Method 

Catch Me If You Can WQ  How Fingerprinting Works
Ink Chromotography Lab (WQ link)Colorful Caper (WQ link) 
Scientific Method FlowchartScientific Method Poem 
Scientific Method of Problem Solving   Methods of Science Rap!  
Scientific Method QuizScientific Method Quia Games 
 What in the World Is That? 

Measurement

Metrics Matter

Metric Frame of Reference

Metric Conversion Game 

Metric Matching Game
Mean, Median, and ModeMetric Measurement at the Science Spot

Mean, Median and Mode Quiz  

Quiz

Bicycles A la Mode 

Jupiter is Average 

Learn about Volume 

How Many Pearls 

  

Metrics in Motion WQ 

The Metric System WQ 

  
  

 

 

Health

Yucky Gross and Cool Body

All Systems Go

Let's Learn About Your Heart

Map of the Human Heart

Heart Attack, Stroke and Cardiac Arrest Warning Signs

Eating for a Healthy Heart

The Healthy Refrigerator

Caffeine

Pepsi

7-Up

Coca-Cola

Cells Alive

 

 

Earth Science Resources

The Science Spot

 

 

 

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