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Illness Research & Report – 7 Day Project Assignment

 DAY 1 of 7 – ______ Cancer Research & Report What is ______ Cancer ? Who is at Risk for______ Cancer ? What are the Symptoms? What is the Survival Rate? DAY 2 of 7 – ______ Cancer Research & Report What are some of the Causes of ______ Cancer ? How can one Prevent Continue Reading...

Reproduction

Reproduction [tab name=”DNA”]DNA Molecule [/tab][tab name=”Chromosomes”]Sex Chromosomes Male embryos usually have an X and a Y chromosome in every cell, whereas females have two Xs in every cell. When a human egg (from the mother) is fertilized by a sperm (from the father), together they form an embryo. The egg and sperm cells each contain Continue Reading...

Water

Water   [tab name=”Intro”]   [/tab] [tab name=”H2O”] Water is H2O       [/tab][tab name=”3 Forms of Water”] Only Substance on Earth that Occurs Naturally in 3 forms: Solid, Liquid, & Gas  3 states of water   Solid       Ice is frozen water. Solid Water Molecules: When water freezes, its molecules move Continue Reading...

Herbology Introduction

Herbology Introduction [tab name=”Intro”] Herbs are Nature’s Medicine We come from the Earth and the Earth can also deliver healing powers to keep us healthy. Food is medicine and herbs are food.  Use food & herbs as preventative medicine or to cure an illness.   [/tab] [tab name=”Using Herbs”] There are many ways to use Continue Reading...

World Biomes

World Biomes [tab name=”Intro”] “What is a Biome? A biome is a large geographical area of distinctive plant and animal groups, which are adapted to that particular environment. The climate and geography of a region determines what type of biome can exist in that region. Major biomes include deserts, forests, grasslands, tundra, and several types Continue Reading...

Astronomy

Astronomy View This Week’s Sky at a Glance: http://www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/ataglance   Spring evening sky highlights  http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/space/universe/collections/the_night_sky_spring_summer#p00jxnlh   Measuring the brightness of the sky Excellent Introduction http://www.uwgb.edu/dutchs/astronnotes/findingway.htm   The Stars of Spring As winter fades and spring arrives the stars in our evening sky change and new stars, not seen over the winter, make a reappearance. Two of Continue Reading...

Visual Energy Terminology

Visual Energy Terminology Learn by Seeing, Hearing (Highlight definition & Click to hear) & Reading the terms. Click next to see the Definitions and Visual aid of the following energy terminologies… Activation Energy Appliance Battery Biodiesel Calorie Carbon Dioxide Chemical Energy Circuit(s) Coal Collector Field Diesel Fuel Direct Current Electricity Electromagnetic Electromagnetic Energy Energy Force Continue Reading...

Free Energy – “They don’t want you to have it”

Free Energy – “They don’t want you to have it” The technology for free energy has been here, but something  seems to happen that doesn’t allow it to go public.  The people who make money off you paying for energy, would lose billions of dollars if you no longer had to pay for energy.  Is Continue Reading...

Top 10 Common Questions About Energy

Top 10 Common Questions About Energy Get the answer to the top 10 Common Questions about Energy. Top 10 Common Questions about energy… WHAT IS ENERGY? WHAT ARE THE FORMS OF ENERGY? WHAT ARE SOME EXAMPLES OF POTENTIAL ENERGY? WHAT ARE SOME EXAMPLES OF KINETIC ENERGY? WHAT ARE SOME ENERGY SOURCES? HOW MUCH OF THE Continue Reading...

Does Having Money Change You? – Social Psychology

Does Having Money Change you? You might be surprised to learn that a Scientific study proves that it does. http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_piff_does_money_make_you_mean.html     (259) Page Views...

Social Anxiety – Exteme Shyness or Fear of People

Social Anxiety – Extreme Shyness or Fear of People   19 Natural Remedies from Health.com for Dealing with Anxiety (Extreme Shyness too) http://www.health.com/health/gallery/0,,20669377,00.html   (220) Page Views...

Introduction to Social Pschology

Introduction to Social Psychology Social Psychology is the Scientific Study about how people “Think About”, “Influence” and “Relate” to one another.   Impressions – Physical Appreances Cognitive schemas Stereotypes & Prejudice Attraction Obedient to Authority Expectation Confirmation. Group Psychology Bystander Effect Conformity to Others Productivity in Groups Insufficient Coordination Social Loafing is the reduced effort Continue Reading...

Bystander Effect

Bystander Effect The bystander effect is a social psychological phenomenon that refers to cases in which individuals do not offer any means of help to a victim when other people are present. The probability of help is inversely related to the number of bystanders. In other words, the greater the number of bystanders, the less Continue Reading...

88 Constellations

88 Star Constellations RESOURCES FOR MORE INFORMATION http://www2.potsdam.edu/islamma/phys335constellations.htm http://cseligman.com/text/sky/constellations.htm 88 Constellations (1122) Page Views...

The Universe & Galaxies

The Universe & Galaxies   WORKSHEETS Stars The Sun Evolution of Stars Galaxies and the Expanding Universe   (310) Page Views...

Animal Adaptation

Animal Adaptation [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fRX2JtKFUzk[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEDxThDINgQ[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ciu9xFTvELQ[/youtube]   Animal Adaptation Games Animal Adaptation Vocabulary Animal Adaption Resources Functions of Animal Adaptions – Great worksheet for children to research on their own Readings about Adaptions Arctic Animal Adaptions Polar Bear Adaptions  Adaptions to the Cold Plant Adaption in the Tundra Adaption for Animals who live in the Water Adaption Continue Reading...

4th Grade Science Terminology; Standard Curriculum Level

4th Grade Science Terminology; Standard Curriculum Level LIFE SCIENCE ECOSYSTEM NUCLEUS PHOTOSYNTHESIS SPORE SPECIES FROND DECAY   SPROUT SEED VASCULAR NETWORK VESSEL EVERGREENS CLASSIFY CONIFER     MORE VOCABULARY How Stuff Works: Plant Terms   DIAGRAMS Study Guides: Plant Cell Autonomy Plus Terms Animal Cell Autonomy Plus Terms Animal  & Plant Cell Illustration With Hyperlinked Continue Reading...

Science Terminology

Glossary of Science Food Science Terms Online Science Dictionary Geology & Earth Science Terms Marine Science Terms (435) Page Views...

About Science Methods, Experiments, Theories & Inquiries

About Science Methods, Experiments, Theories & Inquiries   KEYWORDS: (Potential Spelling Words, click to expand) [toggle Title=”METHOD“]- n. procedure, plan of action, way; manner in which one conducts business, technique; systematic arrangement of actions[/toggle] [toggle Title=”EXPERIMENT“]-n. attempt to discover or test something, trial, research v. attempt to discover or test something, try, venture, research[/toggle] [toggle Continue Reading...

Simple Systems – Lever, Pulley, Gears, Wheels & Axle

Simple Systems – Lever, Pulley, Gears, Wheels & Axle   Work  (02:49) Tim and Moby look into what makes work work. Game | Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Q&A   Levers  (02:40) From seesaws to scales to wheelbarrows, the lever has proven to be one of the best inventions ever! Learn about the different Continue Reading...

Biology

Material Changes, Temporary & Permanet Part 1- Interactive Learning Material Changes, Temporary & Permanet Part 2 – Interactive Learning Characteristics of Matter Part 1- Interactive Learning Characteristics of Matter Part 2 – Interactive Learning Properties of the States of Matter – Interactive Learning Reactions of Materials – Interactive Learning Reactions of Materials – Part 2 Continue Reading...

Electricity

The Worksheet Place – Energy worksheets. Movement energy worksheets. Electrical energy worksheets Brainpop Power  (03:27) – Video What’s it take to get work done quickly? Power, dude. Power. Game | Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A   Electric Circuits  (03:45) Electrons are your friends. Learn how to make them work for you! Quiz | Activity | Continue Reading...

All About Water

Sources of Water Pollution – Interactive Learning Indirect Sources of Water Pollution – Interactive Learning Protecting our Water from Pollution – Interactive Learning Save water in the home – Interactive Learning Save water outside – Interactive Learning Water Treatment Plant Tour Water Word Unscrable Water Question Matching Game Water Question & Answer Game Build Your Continue Reading...

Water Cycle

LESSON Magic School Bus Video on Water Cycle – Movie Water Cycle Lesson & Activity Worksheets   WORKSHEET The Worksheet Place– The Water Cycle   INTERACTIVE LINKS The Water Cycle – Interactive Learning Water Cycle: Interactive Learning Water Cycle Water Cycle Game Water Cycle Play Water Cycle Worksheet Water Cycle Animation http://worksheetplace.com/index.php?function=DisplayCategory&showCategory=Y&links=2&id=240&link1=241&link2=240 (709) Page Views...

5 Senses

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Chemistry – Introduction

Microscopes  (03:48) Look into the secret world of tiny things, as Tim and Moby explain the microscope! Game | Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A   Atomic Model  (04:09) Like most ideas in science, our conception of the atom has progressed over the years. Check out this movie for a brief Continue Reading...

Solar System – Brainpop Lessons

Brainpop.com offers great videos, quizzes, activities, games & more for your child to learn all about the solar system.  Most of the lessons are not free, you must subscribe.  It’s very affordable & worth it! Solar System  (04:44) Which is your favorite object in the Solar System? Ours is Earth, but we’re kind of biased, ’cause Continue Reading...

Animals

Bats  (03:03) Those aren’t birds, sweetheart…those are giant, vampire bats! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Time Line | Q&A Birds  (02:16) Learn all about birds and how they fly in this Tim and Moby movie. Game | Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A  Cats  (03:39) A cat’s the only cat who Continue Reading...

Seasons & Days

Brainpop Seasons  (01:59) – Video Spring into action! Find some summer love! Fall into this movie and learn about the seasons! Um. Uh, Winter! Winter, Winter, Winter. Game | Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Q&A   Brainpop Autumn Leaves  (01:49) – Video There’s more to autumn leaves than just pretty colors! Learn why the Continue Reading...

Parts of a Plant

LESSONS Flower Anatomy – Study Sheet INTERACTIVE LEARNING Plant Cells – Interactive Learning Plant Life Cycle Interactive Plant Reproduction Activities Plant Reproduction How Plants Grow – Interactive Learning New Plants from Plant Parts – Interactive Learning Plants live in Different Places – Interactive Learning Plant Mineral Requirements – Interactive Learning Water & Mineral Uptake – Continue Reading...

Living & Non Living

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Life Cylce

INTERACTIVE LEARNING Life Cycle of Frogs & Humans: Interactive learning Life Cycle of Animals Lessons – Reading Lesson   ONLINE QUIZZES 7 Life Process Challenge Learning Zone Life Process Life Cycle of Animals, Plants & Humans PowerPoint Presentations (Good, click slide show on menu)   WORKSHEETS The Worksheet Place – Life cycle of a butterfly Continue Reading...

Levers

Brainpop Levers  (02:40) – Video From seesaws to scales to wheelbarrows, the lever has proven to be one of the best inventions ever! Learn about the different classes of levers in this animated movie. Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A   The Worksheet Place –  Lever worksheets. Parts of a Continue Reading...

Energy

Learn about Energy Find out what energy is, get answers to the 10 most common questions about energy, learn many energy terminologies.  See the Day 1-9 Lesson Plan to learn about energy. Play the Jeopardy energy game, Watch Videos, Slides, & Complete energy worksheets. [tab name=”What is Energy?”] Potential and kinetic energy from JeanieMartizano [/tab] Continue Reading...

Technology – Many advances

The distinction between science, engineering and technology is not always clear. Science is the reasoned investigation or study of phenomena, aimed at discovering enduring principles among elements of the phenomenal world by employing formal techniques such as the scientific method.[13] Technologies are not usually exclusively products of science, because they have to satisfy requirements such Continue Reading...

The Make up of the Human Body

Blood  (03:09) You may think blood is icky, but actually, it’s pretty cool! It transports stuff around your body and even helps keep you well! Learn more about blood in this animated movie! Game | Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Q&A Cells  (03:16) Sugar and spice and everything nice? Snips and snails and puppy-dog Continue Reading...

Albert Einstein

NAME: Albert Einstein OCCUPATION: Physicist BIRTH DATE: March 14, 1879 DEATH DATE: April 18, 1955 EDUCATION: Luitpold Gymnasium, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology   10 Strange Facts about Albert Einstein Brainpop–  Albert Einstein  (05:02)  – video, (must subscribe) Learn about the man whose name is synonymous with genius! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Continue Reading...

Seasons

Discovery Kids – Interactive Video for K-2 grade on Seasons (787) Page Views...

Famous People – Summaries

Ada Lovelace  (05:23) Meet Ada Lovelace, British mathematician and the first computer programmer! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A   Ada Lovelace  (05:23) Meet Ada Lovelace, British mathematician and the first computer programmer! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Q&A   Albert Einstein  (05:02) Learn about the man whose name is synonymous with genius! Quiz | Activity Continue Reading...

Scientists

PBS Kids – Meet some Scientists Learn about each Scientific Profession -What kind of scientist should you be? Take a quiz then find out more about science careers. (For the quiz, scroll down and click on “suits you!” then to find out more, click on your browser’s back button to return to the webpage.) Meet Continue Reading...

Digestive System

DIGESTIVE SYSTEM: Digestion Experiments – Interactive Learning Digestion Experiments 2 – Interactive Learning Egestion – Interactive Learning (332) Page Views...

Reproductive System

REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS: Cell Fertilisation – Interactive Female Reproductive Systems – Presentation Male Reproductive Sytstems – Presentation Puberty – Presentation Menstral Cycles – Presentation Human Fertization – Presentation Preganancy – Presentation Birth – Presentation (1444) Page Views...

Science Projects

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Human Body

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Introduction to Erosion

An Introduction To Erosion Introduction To Erosion Weathering Microscopic Spaces And Erosion Joints And Erosion Faults And Erosion Lava Vesicles And Erosion Forces of Weathering Mechanical Weathering Chemical Weathering Biotic Weathering Mass Wasting Rock Falls Landslides Flows Creeps   Erosion By Water Processes Erosion By Water Processes Valleys And Interluves Drainage Basins and Watersheds Erosion Continue Reading...

The Earth Inside Out

Brought to you by KidsGeo.com The Earth Inside Out The Earth, Inside Out The Earth’s Crust Sima, Oceanic Crust Sial, Continental Crust Isostasy Pangaea Pangaea Continued Plate Tectonics Plate Boundaries Divergent Boundaries Convergent Boundaries Transform Boundaries Volcanic Hot Spots Volcanism Extrusive Volcanism Eruption Types Volcanic Activity Volcanoes And Plant Life Other Volcanic Activity Volcanoes And Continue Reading...

Earth’s Soil

Complete Lesson about the Earth’s Soil, brought to you by KidsKnowIt.com The Lithosphere The Earth’s Soil Factors Effecting Soil Formation Geologic Factors In Soil Formation Climatic Factors In Soil formation Topographic Factors In Soil Formation Biologic Factors In Soil Formation Time Factors In Soil Formation Components of Soil Organic Materials In Soil Inorganic Materials In Continue Reading...

Weather

Weather  (03:40) Get the skinny on weather with Tim & Moby! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Time Line | Q&A   Weathering  (01:50) Ever wonder how dirt is made? Or how sharp mountain peaks can become soft hills? Check out our movie about weathering and learn! Quiz | Activity | FYI | Experiment | Continue Reading...

Volcano

KidsGeo.com – Complete Lesson below brought to you by KidsGeo.com Volcanic Hot Spots Volcanism Extrusive Volcanism Eruption Types Volcanic Activity Volcanoes And Plant Life Other Volcanic Activity Volcanoes And Land Formation Lava Flows Volcanic Peaks Calderas Volcanic Necks (380) Page Views...

X-Ray

X-ray lesson, many interactive links, free worksheets, online games, quizzes, videos. Complete X-ray Erudition [toggle Title=”Read about X-Ray in the Free Encyclopedia”] [wiki-embed url=’http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X-ray’ tabs no-edit no-contents] [/toggle]   KidsBiology.com (2161) Page Views...

Nervous System Matching Worksheet

Academy of Erudition – Nervous System Matching Write the letter corresponding to the correct match in the space provided. ___ 1. The ___ carries impulses between the spinal cord & body parts. ___ 2. The ___ controls thought, voluntary movement, memory & learning, & also processes information from the senses. ___ 3. The ___ controls Continue Reading...

Nervous System Study Sheet

Academy of Erudition Level 1 – Nervous System   Question Answer The ___ controls balance and muscular coordination. cerebellum The ___ controls breathing, heartbeat, & other vital body processes. medulla The ___ controls thought, voluntary movement, memory & learning, & also processes information from the senses. cerebrum The ___ relays impulses between the brain & Continue Reading...

Nervous System – Introduction Level

Nervous system lesson, many interactive links, free worksheets, online games, quizzes, videos. Complete Science, Nervous System Erudition   [toggle Title=”Wiki Nervous System Erudition”] [wiki-embed url=’http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nervous_system’ tabs no-edit no-contents] [/toggle] [toggle Title=”BrainPop”]BrainPop – Nervous System Video, Quiz & Reading[/toggle] [toggle Title=”More Information”] Kids Health Read about the Brain[/toggle] [toggle Title=”Interactive Links”] Discovery Kids – Nervous System Continue Reading...