Life Science

  1. Magnify Plant Parts - Use a magnifier to investigate and describe the function of root hairs, stem cross sections, and leaf veins.
  2. Magnify Skin - Use a magnifier to investigate and describe the function of skin pores, hair follicles, finger nails, veins, and cuticles, etc.
  3. Living and Non-Living - Use a T-Chart to compare and contrast the characteristics of living and nonliving things
  4. Interrelationships - Label a drawing of an environment to illustrate interrelationships among plants and animals
  5. Interactions - Construct a diagram to demonstrate how plants, animals, and the environment interact to provide basic life requirements
  6. Food Web - Label a diagram to illustrate the food relationships that exist between plant and animals
  7. Food Chain - Create a chart to show how plants and animals satisfy their energy requirements
  8. Energy Requirements - Identify structures used by different plants and animals to meet their basic energy requirements
  9. Energy Flow - Use a piece of text to obtain basic information about how plants and animals obtain food
  10. Life Cycle - Sequence diagrams that illustrate various stages in the development of an organism
  11. Timeline of Life - Create a timeline to depict the changes that occur during an organism's life cycle
  12. Stages of Life - Differentiate among the stages in the life cycle of a butterfly, mealworm, frog, and plant
  13. Parent and Offspring - Draw conclusions about the similarities and differences between parents and their offspring
  14. Inherited Traits - Make a list of human characteristics that are transmitted from parents to their offspring
  15. Survival - Create representations of animals that have characteristics necessary to survive in a particular environment
  16. Survive in Environment - Investigate the connection between an organism's characteristics and its ability to survive in a specific environment
  17. Change in Environment - Describe how environmental factors change over place and time
  18. Environmental Variable - Determine how changes in an environmental variable can affect plants and animals of an area
  19. Diorama - Construct a diorama that shows plants and animals in an appropriate environment
  20. Fossil - Identify evidence used to determine the previous existence of an organism
  21. Extinction - Use a data chart or informational text to classify organisms as thriving, threatened, endangered, or extinct
4-H Virtual Forrest
Aquatic Life (Kid Info)
Adaptations (Exploring Nature)
The Adventures of Herman the Worm
All About Birds
All About Cells (Exploring Nature)
All About Habitats
Animal Adaptation
Animal Adaptation (UEN)
Animal Adaptation (Ecokids)
Animal Adaptations and Survival
Animal Adaptation e-Safaris
Animal Babies
Animal Bytes (Sea World)
Animal Dads (Fact Monster)
Animal Fact Sheets (Kids Planet)
Animal Games (Sheppard Software)
Animal Index (National Zoo)
Animal Life Cycles (WebQuest)
Animal Migration
Animal Mouth Structures (Teachers Domain)
Animal Study (Read Write Think)
Animals and Their Adaptations to the Environment (Lesson Plan Pages)
Animals and Their Babies
Animals of the World
Animals Myths and Legends
Animal Study (Read Write Think)
Animals (National Geographic)
Animals Two by Two (Foss Web)
Baby Animals
Baby Animals
Baby Videos (San Diego Zoo)
Bam! Body and Mind
Barnyard Animals (Kid Info)
Beaks and Bills (Kid Port)
Beaver Adaptation
Biodiversity Everything Counts! (Ology)
Biology for Kids
Biology of Plants
Bird Life Cycle (Exploring Nature)
Birds (Kid Info)
Blast Off Game
Body Builder
Body Works Games (Science World)
Bug Games
Build A Dinosaur (Scholastic)
Build A Fish
Build A Fish
Build A Food Web Game (Exploring Nature)
Build An Online Habitat (Switch Zoo)
Build A Wetland (Kid Zone)
Build Your Own Caterpillar (Scholastic)
Butterflies and Bugs (Billy Bear 4 Kids)
Butterflies and Moths of North America
The Butterfly Life Cycle
Cactus Museum
Camouflage (Harcourt School)
Camouflage (Harcourt School)
Camouflage Field Book (Harcourt School)
Causes of Extinction
The Cell: Design and Function
Cells Alive!
Cell Structure and Function
Chain Reaction (Ecokids)
Changing Environments (Scott Foresman)
The Circle of Life
Classifying Critters
Classifying Living and Nonliving Things
Coastal Habitat
Colour Me In (Kid Zone)
Concept Mapping With Excel (Internet 4 Classrooms)
Cool Kids' Fishin
Create A Food Chain
Corn and Photosynthesis
Critter Corner (Eek!)
Cross Section of a Stem
Crunch, Nibble, Gulp, Bite (Monterey Bay Aquarium)
Desert Animal Habitat Classification (Exploring Nature)
Desert Animals and Wildlife
Desert Plant Adaptation
Deserts of the World (Exploring Nature)
Design A Duck (Kid Zone)
Dinosaur Eggs (National Geographic)
Dinosaur Floor
Dinosaurs (ABC Teach)
Dinosaurs (Paleobiology)
Dinosaurs for Kids (Kids Dinos)
Dino Web
Dioramas Coming To Life (Scholastic)
Draw That Habitat (PBS)
Ecosystems: Animal Survival (eTheme)
The Electronic Zoo
Encyclopedia of Life
Endangered Ecosystems (Scholastic)
Endangered Species
Energy and Ecosystem
Energy Challenge
Energy Pyramid (Harcourt School)
Environmental Factors
Environmental Kids Club (EPA)
Essay Map (Read Write Think)
Examples of Inherited Traits
Exploring Ecosystems (Harcourt School)
Exploring The Secret Life Of Trees
Feathery, Furry, Scaly Friends (WebQuest)
Field Guides (eNature)
Flamingoes (Sea World)
Food Chain (Brain Pop Jr)
The Food Chain Game (Sheppard Software)
Food Chains (National Geographic)
Food Chains (BBC)
Food Chains (Crick Web)
Food Chains and Food Webs
Food Cycles
Food Web
Food Web (Scholastic)
Food Webs
Food Webs (Exploring Nature)
Forest Food Webs (Discovery Education)
Fossil Coloring Pages
Fossil Gallery
Fossil Images Pictures of Fossils
Frog Exploration
Fun Science (Fun School)
Fun With Food Webs (Harcourt School)
The Gene Machine
Get Body Smart
Global Change
Graphic Organizers
Graphic Organizers
Graphic Organizers
Graphic Organizers (eThemes)
Graphic Organizers (Edu Place)
Graphic Organizer Maker (Teach-nology)
Graphic Organizer Templates (Education World)
Grassland Explorer
The Great Habitat Mix-Up (Scholastic)
The Great Plant Escape
Growing Plants (BBC)
Habitats (BBC)
Hair Follicle (Wikipedia)
Hams Hall Pond
Hibernation and Migration
Holt Interactive Graphic Organizers
How Animals Grow and Change (Scott Foresman)
How Cactus Survive in the Desert
Human Anatomy Online
Human and Animal Habitat
Human Body and Mind (BBC)
The Human Heart
Humans and Animals
Incredible World of Mammals (Earth Life)
Inherited Human Traits
Inherited Traits Inventory
Interactions Among Living Things (Edu Place)
Interactive Graphic Organizers
Interactive Graphic Organizers
Interactive Venn Diagram (Read Write Think)
Interdependence and Adaptation (BBC)
Intertidal Rocky Reef
Is It Alive? (Teacher Domain)
Journey North (Learner)
Keeping A Field Journal (Ology)
Key of Life (Kid Zone)
Kids' Games From Nutrition Exploration
Kids Health
Kids' Planet
Kratts' Creatures (PBS Kids)
Let's Talk About Insects
Life Cycle of Frogs (Tooter 4 Kids)
Life Cycles (Crick Web)
Life Cycles
The Life Cycle of Plants
Life Has A History
Little Monsters Pairs Game (BBC)
Living and Nonliving
Living and Nonliving
Living and Nonliving (Teachers Domain)
The Living and Nonliving Things/Quiz
Living Things (BBC)
Living Things (Science Kids)
Living Things
Living Things and Their Environments (Scott Foresman)
Living Things in Their Environment (Edu Place)
Logic Zoo (PBS Kids)
Lots of Swans (Kid Zone)
Make Your Own Liaoning Diorama
Mammals and Their Babies
Memory (Exploratorium)
Metamorphosis (Brain Pop)
Migration (WebQuest)
Monarch Butterfly Lifecycle (The Wild Ones)
Monarch Life Cycle
Monocot Stem Cross Section
Monterey Bay (National Geographic)
My First Garden
The Mystery Spot
The Needs of Living Things (Teachers Domain)
Neuroscience For Kids
New Plants (Foss Web)
Oceans of the World (Exploring Nature)
Ourselves (BBC)
Ocean World
Pest Control for Kids
Pest Control London
Pets (Kid Info)
Photosynthesis: Don't 'Leaf' Out Fall's Most Valuable Lesson (Education World)
Photosynthesis: How Life Keeps Going
Plant and Animal Habitat (BBC)
Plant Cells
Plant Explorer
Plant Fossil Gallery
Plant Parts
Plant-Parts Salad
Plant Power (National Geographic)
Plants and Animals in the Local Environment (BBC)
Plants and Flowers (Primary Game)
Play Amazon Explorer (PBS)
Polar Pairs
Pond Dip (Kid Zone)
Pond Explorer
Population Genetics
Prehistoric Life (BBC)
Rain Forest
Rain Forest of the World (Exploring Nature)
Rain Forest Sounds (Kid Explorers)
Reptiles and Amphibians (Kid Info)
Root Factory (Harcourt School)
Root Hair
Root Hair
Root Hairs
Roots, Stems, Leaves (Songs for Teaching)
Search For Your Favorite Animals (National Geographic)
Sea Turtles and the Quest to Nest (NOAA)
Secrets @ Sea
See GIS In Action (National Geographic)
Seeing Through Camouflage (PBS)
Skin (Wikipedia)
Soar With Bats (Scholastic)
Something Froggy
Stages of a Butterfly (Tooter 4 Kids)
Structural and Behavioral Adaptations
Swamp Studio (Kid Zone)
Switch Zoo/Make New Animals
Swimming For Home
Take a Virtual Field Trip (Read Write Think)
Teeth and Eating (BBC)
Teeth and Eating (BBC)
Text 2 Mind Map
Things That Live Underwater
San Diego Internet Marketing
Trees are Terrific...Travels With Pierre
Variation (BBC)
The Virtual Body
Virtual Cell
Virtual Electron Microscope (Discovery Education)
Virtual Owl Pellet Dissection (Kidwings)
Virtual World: Arctic (National Geographic)
Virtual World: Antarctica (National Geographic)
Water Cycle (Kid Zone)
Wetlands of the World (Exploring Nature)
Whale Times
What is a Living Thing, and How Does a Living Thing Respond to its Environment?
What's It Like Where You Live?
Who Am I! (Kid Zone)
Who Eats Whom? (Kid Zone)
Why Do Leaves Change Color In Fall
Why Leaves Change Color
Wildlife (Ecokids)
Wild Sanctuary
Woodland Explorer
Working On The Food Chain (Ms Nucleus)
Young and Adult Animals (Foss Web)
Zoom Dinosaurs (Enchanted Learning)
Zoom In On True Bugs (Scholastic)

Earth Science

  1. Solar System Model - Create a model of the solar system depicting the major components and their relative positions and sizes
  2. Solar System Components - Use a table to compare and contrast the major solar system components
  3. Compare Landforms - Use a Venn diagram to compare and contrast two different landforms or bodies of water
  4. Rocks - Analyze the physical characteristics of different kinds of rocks
  5. Materials - Use a magnifier to observe, describe, and compare materials to determine if they are natural or manmade
  6. Recycle - Design and evaluate a method for reusing or recycling classroom materials
  7. Resources - Create a web that demonstrates the link between basic human needs and the earth's resources
  8. Weather Tools - Select appropriate tools used for collecting weather data that correspond to the atmospheric condition being measured
  9. Cloud Types - Identify major cloud types and associate them with particular weather conditions
3D Solar System Simulator
Air and Weather (Foss Web)
All About Glaciers
Amazing Space
Animation of a Lunar Day
A Solar System Coloring Book (Window to the Universe)
Astro Adventure
Astronomy (Kid Info)
Astronomy/Interactives (McGraw Hill)
A Volcano Eruption (I Know That)
Blow Your Mind!
Breaking News (Beacon Learning Center)
Browse The Solar System (Astrogeology)
The Calendar, Weather, Time and Season (Songs That Teach)
The Changing Earth/Quiz
Choose A Venn Diagram (Class Tools)
Classroom Activities (EPA)
Clementine Mission (Astrogeology)
Cloud Atlas
Cloud Boutique
Cloud Clues
Cloud Dreamer
Cloud Game
Cloud Quiz
Clouds (National Geographic)
Clouds (Brain Pop)
Clouds (Web Weather)
Clouds and Precipitation
Cloud Types (Window to the Universe)
Cloud Types (Teachers' Domain)
Compare and Contrast Warm and Cold Fronts (Class Zone)
The Constellations
Cool Multimedia Presentations
Current Radar in United States
Dan's Wild Wild Weather
The Dirt On Soil (Discovery Education)
The Disaster Area (FEMA)
Drinking Water (EPA)
Drippy's World
Droplet (NASA)
Dynamic Earth
Earth and Moon Viewer
Earth and Space Quiz
Earth Day (Fun School)
Earth Floor
Earth In Motion (Teacher's Domain)
Earthquakes (FEMA)
Earthquakes for Kids (USGS)
EarthQuakes in the Last Week
Earth Science (Scott Foresman Science)
Earth Science Explorer
Earth Science Lesson Plans (The Teachers' Corner)
The Earth's Moon (Kids' Astronomy)
Earth's Moon (Astrogeology)
Earth, Sun and Moon (BBC)
Earth, Sun and Moon (BBC)
Earth's Varied Geology (Jason)
Eco Explorer
EIU Headquarters (BBC)
Electro City
Energy In Your World
Energy Kids
Energy Quest
Energy Resources
Environmental Kids Club (EPA)
The E. On Energy Experience
Erosion (Scholastic)
Essay Map (Read Write Think)
European Space Agency/Kids
Examine Earth From A New Perspective (Class Zone)
Examine the Phases of the Moon From Earth and Space (Class Zone)
Examine the Vast Distances Between Planets in the Solar System (Class Zone)
Explore Mount St. Helen
Explore the Sky (PBS)
Explore the Solar System (Power to Learn)
Exploring Planets in the Classroom (Space Grant)
Eye on the Sky!
FEMA for Kids
Field Guide to the Universe
Find Earth Materials (Foss Web)
Flat Stanley in Space
Flat Stanley's Virtual Trip to the Moon! (AstroKids)
Floods (PBS)
Franklin's Forecast
From Windmills to Whirlgigs
Geology (Windows to the Universe)
The Geology of The Grand Canyon
Geo Mysteries (Children's Museum)
Geo Mystery (Children's Museum)
Geothermal Energy
Graphic Organizers (eThemes)
Graphic Organizers
Graphic Organizers (Edu Place)
Graphic Organizers
Graphic Organizers
Graphic Organizers Maker (Teach-nology)
Graphic Organizers Templates (Education World)
Gravity Launch!
The Green Earth Project
Green Enough (BBC)
The Green Squad
Holt Interactive Graphic Organizers
How a Volcano Forms (MacMillan)
How Energy Efficient Are You? (EcoKids)
How Ice Cracks Rocks (Harcourt School)
How Telescopes Work (How Stuff Works)
How to be a Storm Spotter (Boat Safe)
Hubble Space Telescope (National Geographic)
Identify Rock Types Game (Geology for Kids)
Igneous Rock Formation (MacMillan)
Investigate: Explore Climate Conditions (Scholastic)
Interactive Graphic Organizers
Interactive Graphic Organizers
Interactive Rock Cycle
Interactive Venn Diagram (Read Write Think)
Interactive Weather Maker (Scholastic)
It's a Jungle Out There!
Kids Saving Energy
The King of Tides (Internet 4 Classrooms)
Landforms in the Continental United States (Teacher Vision)
Learn About Gravity and Tides
Learning About the Seasons
Lunar Phases
Make a Thermometer (Energy Quest)
Make a Weather Station
Make Your Own Barometer
Make Your Own Weather Station
Map A Planet
Mars Exploration Rover
Materials 2 (Crick Web)
Materials of the Earth
Meteorology Guide
Moby's Match/Desert (Brain Pop Jr.)
Moby's Match/Landform (Brain Pop Jr.)
Moby's Match/Rocks and Minerals (Brain Pop Jr.)
Moby's Match/Solar System (Brain Pop Jr.)
The Moon (Ask An Astronomer for Kids)
The Moon
The Moon
The Moon (Solar Views)
Moon Calendar
Moon Challenge
Moon Phase Images
Moon Phases
Moon Phases (Star Date)
Moon Phases
Moon Phases (Harcourt School)
Moon Tides
Moon, Why Do You Look Different Each Night?
Name The Continents
Name That Rock
NASA Kids' Club
National Hurricane Center (NOAA)
National Weather Service (NOAA)
Natural to Man-Made
Natural Resources (Brain Pop)
Neighborhood Rocks
Nine Planets
Nine Planets Just for Kids
NOAA Photo Library
Observe an Animation Showing Coal Form (Class Zone)
Observe Clouds (Teachers' Domain)
Observing Cloud Type
Ocean in Motion/Tides
Our Solar System (Kids Astronomy)
Pebble, Sand and Silt (Foss Web)
The Phaser (Space Day)
Phases of the Moon (Kids' Astronomy)
Phases of the Moon (Harcourt School)
Phases of the Moon
Phases of the Moon
Phases of the Moon/Resources
Planetary Orbit
Planet Impact (Amazing Space)
Planet Quest Timeline (NASA)
Planets (NASA)
The Planets and the Dwarf Planets (Star Child)
Play Solar System Switch-A-Roo (Space Place)
Pluto's Demotion Not A Cause For Classroom Panic (CNN)
Pompeii (Harcourt School)
Power Play
Predicting Weather
Rate Tornado Damage (PBS)
Recycle (Fun Brain)
Recycle (BBC)
Recycle City (EPA)
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle (Brain Pop Jr.)
Recycling for Kids
Reuse and Recycle
Riding the Winds With Kalani
Rivers and Coasts (BBC)
Roaming the Red Planet (NASA)
Rocks and Weathering (BBC)
Rock Cycle
The Rock Cycle
Rock Hound Kids
Rock Hounds
Rocks (Foss Web)
Rocks and Minerals
Rocks and Soils (BBC)
Rocks For Kids
Rotten Truth About Garbage
Round and Round It Goes!
Savage Seas (PBS)
Saving Energy (Energy Quest)
Sci Files
Seasons (NGFL)
Seasons in the Northern Hemisphere (MacMillan)
Seasons Orbit
Severe Weather: Hurricanes
The Size of Our World
Sky Diary
Soil Biological Communities for Kids
Soiled Again!
Soil Formation (Harcourt School)
Soil Guided Tour
Soil Horizons (Harcourt School)
Soil Science and Worm Composting
Soil Science Basic (NASA)
Soil Science Education (NASA)
Soil Sizes-Some Surprises!
Soils of North America
Solar Eclipse
Solar Ecilpse (Exploratorium)
Solar System (Mr Nussbaum)
Solar System (National Geographic)
The Solar System (Star Child)
The Solar System
The Solar System Image Archives
Solar System Trading Cards (Amazing Space)
Space Age Living (Discovery Education)
Space Place (NASA)
Space Station (PBS)
Space Quiz Game (Prongo)
Space World (Prongo)
Star Chid
Start A Rock Collection
Storm Chaser
Structure of the Interior of Earth (Windows to the Universe)
Text 2 Mind Map
Third Grade Earth Science Activities (Education)
Third Grade Earth Science Worksheets and Printables (Education)
Tips for Forecasting the Weather
Total Lunar Eclipse
Tsunami (FEMA)
Tsunami (Wikipedia)
Tsunami: One Year On (BBC)
Tsunamis Kill Thousands in Asia (USA Today)
Types of Land (Harcourt School)
Types of Rocks (Brain Pop)
Underground Adventure
Using Excel for Concept Mapping (Internet 4 Classrooms)
Using Excel in a Classroom (Internet 4 Classrooms)
Using Excel to Make a Venn Diagram (Internet 4 Classrooms)
Venn Diagram (Edu Place)
Venn Diagram Graphic Organizer (Read Write Think)
Venn Diagram Worksheet Maker (Teach-nology)
View Satellites Movies of Air Masses Moving Across North America (Class Zone)
Views of the Solar System (Solar Views)
The Virtual Cave
Volcanoes (BBC)
Volcanoes (FEMA)
Volcano Explorer (Discovery)
Volcano Field Trip
Water: A Never-Ending Story
Water Cycle (Harcourt School)
Water Cycle
The Water Cycle (EPA)
The Water Cycle
The Water Cycle (Kid Zone)
The Water Cycle (EPA)
The Water Cycle
The Water Cycle (MacMillan)
The Water Cycle
Water Cycle (Brain Pop)
The Water Cycle
The Water Cycle (USGS)
Water Cycle Diagram (Earth Guide)
Water Cycle Explorer (Nature Grid)
Water Cycle WebQuest
Water Science for Schools (USGS)
The Watershed Game
Weather (Weather Bug)
Weather (Brain Pop)
Weather (Edhead)
Weather (Kid Info)
The Weather Channel
Weather Dude
Weather Flash (Power to Learn)
Weathering of Rocks
Weather Or Not?
Weather Match Up
Weather Watch (Scholastic)
Weather Wiz Kids
Weather Word Search (National Geographic)
Web Weather for Kids
Welcome to the Plants (NASA)
What is Weather? (BBC)
What's The Weather? (Foss Web)
What's Your Soil IQ?
Window To The Universe/Games
With Peter and Paul Around the Galaxy
Wonderful World of Weather

Physical Science

  1. Compare Substances - Use physical properties to compare and contrast substances
  2. Compare Events - Compare and contrast events that demonstrate evaporation, crystallization, and melting
  3. Change Physical Properties - Make predictions and conduct experiments about conditions needed to change the physical properties of particular substances
  4. Combinations - Classify combinations of materials according to whether they have retained or lost their individual properties
  5. Separate Mixtures - Investigate different ways to separate mixtures such as filtration, evaporation, settling, or using a sieve
  6. Sun's Energy - Associate the sun's energy with the melting of an ice cube placed in a window
  7. Heat Conduction - Investigate various materials to explore heat conduction
  8. Balanced System - Plan an investigation to illustrate how changing the mass affects a balanced system
  9. Sound - Use a variety of materials to produce sounds of different pitch and volume
  10. Pitch and Volume - Classify a variety of taped sounds according to their pitch and volume
  11. Magnets - Experiment with magnets to determine how distance affects magnetic attraction
  12. Magnetic Attraction - Determine that only certain types of objects are attracted to magnets
All About Magnets
Ammonia and Sand Animation (Tutor Vista)
The Atoms Family
Boil Water With Shockwave!
Build A Rube Goldberg Machine! (Foss Web)
Changing Circuits (BBC)
Changing Sounds (BBC)
Changing State (BBC)
Changing State (BBC)
Changing State (Crick Web)
Classification of Matter
Chem 4 Kids
Chemical Reactions
Chemistry for Kids
Circuits and Conductors (BBC)
The Compound Machine (Ed Heads)
Density Lab (Explore Learning)
Design It, Build It, Widgit (PBS Kids)
Drag and Drop/Pitch, Tone and Beat (Brain Pop Jr.)
Earth Day (Fun School)
Electric Circuit
Electricity and Magnetism (Galaxy)
Energy Quest
Energy Time Machine (Energy Quest)
Examples of Wedges (Harcourt School)
Finding Edison (Web Rangers)
Force and Motion
Forces (BBC)
Forces in Action (BBC)
Friction (BBC)
Gases Around Us
Get Energy Wise! (EcoKids)
Grouping and Changing Materials (BBC)
Hearing Fractions
Hearing Subtraction
How We See Things
Impure Substances-Mixtures (Tutor Vista)
Interactive Science and Engineering
Keep A Cube (PBS Kids)
Kinetic Energy
The Living and Nonliving Things Quiz
Light and Shadows (Crick Web)
Magic Motion Inquiry Based Learning
Magnet Man
Magnets (BBC)
Magnets (Brain Pop)
Magnets and Springs (BBC)
Materials (BBC)
Materials: Solids, Liquids, and Gases
Math Cats Balance (Math Cats)
Math, Science, and Sound Activities
Matter (Brain Pop)
Matter (Brain Pop Jr.)
Matter (PPPST)
Meadow Farm Machines
Mechanical Madness (PBS Kids)
Mixtures and Compounds
The Mixtures Lab (Harcourt School)
Moby's Match/Solids, Liquids, and Gases (Brain Pop Jr.)
Move It!
Moving With Motion!
Newton's Three Laws of Motion
Perfect Pitch
Physics of Sound (Foss Web)
Pitch by Tension
Physical Science (Scott Foresman)
Platform Scale
Platform Scale/Addition
Platform Scale/Subtraction
Power! Power! We Need More Power!
A Practical Experiment
Properties and Changes
Properties of Matter
Properties of Matter
The Properties of Solids, Liquids, and Gases
Property Changes (Brain Pop)
Pushes and Pulls (BBC)
Recycle (Fun Brain)
Recycling Game (BBC)
Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Reuse and Recycle
Reversible and Irreversible Changes (BBC)
Roller Coaster Simulator
Salt Solution Animation (Tutor Vista)
Sand and Water Animation (Tutor Vista)
The Science of Sound
The Science of Sound
Separating Mixtures
Sequence Game/Sound (Brain Pop Jr.)
Science Projects (Energy Quest)
Simple and Complex Machines
Simple Machine Quiz
Simple Machines
Simple Machines (Professor Beaker)
Simple Machines
Simple Machines
Simple Machines (Ed Heads)
Simple Machines (Ed Heads)
Simple Machines
Simple Machines (Scholastic)
Simple Machines (Harcourt School)
Simple Machines Learning Site
Solar Cookers (PBS Kids)
Solar S'Mores (Reach Out Michigan)
Solid, Liquid or Gas?
Solids and Liquids (BBC)
Solids and Liquids (Foss Web)
Solids, Liquids, and Gases (BBC)
Solids, Liquids, and Gases (Scholastic)
Sorting Pushes and Pulls
Sound (Brain Pop)
Sound (BBC)
Sound/Expanding Wave
States of Water
States of Matter (Harcourt School)
Sun (Brain Pop)
Take Flight (Scott Foresman)
Testing Time (Catie)
Tinker Ball (Invention At Play)
Using A Triple Beam Balance (Teacher Vision)
Virtual Water Bottle Xylophone
Water and Sulphur Animation (Tutor Vista)
What Can It Do?
What Is Matter? (Scholastic)
What Is Matter
Wonders of Our World

Embedded Inquiry

  1. Simple Tools - Use senses and simple tools to make observations
  2. Plan Experiment - Communicate interest in simple phenomena and plan for simple investigations
  3. Understand Data - Communicate understanding of simple data using age-appropriate vocabulary
  4. Report Findings - Collect, discuss, and communicate findings from a variety of investigations
All the Parts (Beacon Learning Center)
Bar Graph (Saxon Math)
Bar Graph (Study Zone)
Boxing Weigh In (Crick Web)
Circle Graph
Create A Graph
The Greenhouse Effect In A Jar
How Does My Garden Grow? (Read Write Think)
How It All Stacks Up (Beacon Learning Center)
Introducing the Process of Investigative Science Using Worms
Investigating Evidence/Birds
Line Graph (Study Zone)
Pie Chart
Platform Scale
Platform Scale/Addition
Platform Scale/Subtraction
Poster Presentations/ Science Fair
Reading Charts and Graphs (TS 411)
Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab
Science Experiments Straight From the Web (Education World)
Snacks (Exploratorium)

Embedded Technology and Engineering

  1. Technology Impact - Explain how different inventions and technologies impact people and other living organisms.
  2. Address Identified Problem - Design a tool or a process that addresses an identified problem caused by human activity.
  3. Evaluate Effectiveness of Solution - Determine criteria to evaluate the effectiveness of a solution to a specified problem.
  4. Evaluate Invention - Evaluate an invention that solves a problem and determine ways to improve the design.


Try Science (Try Science)
Science Songs for Teaching (Songs for Teaching)
Science Resources (Huneycutt)