Download a Science Notebook Activity/Lesson - Science files


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  1. Good site for videos, games, photos, etc.www.nationalgeographic.com/kids
  2. www.factmonster.comscience & other facts
  3. www.kids.nasa.gov NASA games for kids
  4. This website has some decent links for animations and manipulatives that you can use on your Smartboard. - [[http://ismartboard.com/ninth-tenth-eleventh-twelfth-grade/9-10-11-12-science-smartboard-activities/
  5. Cool Link for showing scaling - [[http://www.nikon.com/about/feelnikon/universcale/index.htm A graphing __Application__ for the Smartboard - [[http://www.freezeray.com/flashFiles/graphPlotter.htm]]
  6. A database of simulations for all topics and levels of science - [[http://workbench.concord.org/database/]]
  7. This is a site that has templates for middle __school__ math and science notebook activities. - [[http://www1.center.k12.mo.us/edtech/SB/templates.htm#middle]]
  8. Tons of Science lessons of all types! - [[http://www.longwood.k12.ny.us/longsmart_lhs.html]]
  9. This is a good site for some games for 7th grade science http://funscience2.lagtest.net/games.htm
  10. This is a good site for middle school science http://www.biology.arizona.edu/
  11. A website that includes different games/activities for reviewing all concepts. You'll need to search through a list because it is based on someone else's curriculum. http://www.sciencegeek.net/Chemistry/taters/directory.shtml
  12. http://www.sciencepirates.org/ great immersive game for middle school students that teaches the scientific method.
  13. http://www.middleschoolscience.com/notebook.htm is a great lesson idea place for teachers.
  14. http://education.jlab.org/ Awesome site for science games!
  15. http://sciencespot.net/ great ideas for science lessons and great places for kids to practice under "Kid Zone"
  16. http://www.wonderville.ca/v1/home.html - science games, activities, comics, and videos
  17. StudyJams from Scholastic - http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/index.htm - Science activities with video, karaoke songs, and animations.
  18. http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/ - interactive activities for "living things", "materials", and "physical processes
  19. http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/bananahunt/bhunt.html - This game helps children learn angles.
  20. Going digital with Science fairs - http://www.collingwood.org/page.cfm?p=2520

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  1. irtual SUN tour - awesome page from the Jet Propulsion Lab - http://climate.nasa.gov/interactives/sun
  2. www.kidsastronomy.com solar system info. & games

Biology

Chemistry

  1. If you have a way to display iPad or Android Apps on your SMART board, you might love the chemical reaction app. Read about it at http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/10/create-virtual-chemical-reactions-on.html
  2. Chemistry activities for smartboard.http://www.education.smarttech.com/ste/en-US/Ed+Resource/Lesson+activities/Notebook+activities/Browse+Notebook/United+States/Secondary/7-9/Chemistry/
  3. Lesson for using the Bunsen burner. - [[http://education.smarttech.com/ste/en-US/Ed+Resource/Lesson+Activities/Notebook+Activities/Browse+Notebook/United+States/Secondary/7-9/Chemistry/Bunsen+Burner+Diagram.htm
  4. This is an interactive periodic table that could be used for all abilities and knowledge of the elements and their properties. - [[http://webelements.com/
  5. This site has lab simulations. These can be used to demonstrate lab techniques or complete labs that would require equipment or chemicals that you do not have access to. http://www.chem.iastate.edu/group/Greenbowe/sections/projectfolder/animationsindex.htm
  6. This is a good site for introducing the concept of pH. I have had the students complete the activity on the computer and draw out a data table to collect data and generate their own pH scale, including the items tested during this activity. http://www.miamisci.org/ph/phwater.html
  7. http://www.morrisonlabs.com/meniscus.html this is a good lesson to teach how to read graduated cylinders

Geology and Weather

  1. www.weatherwizkids.com is a useful website for science related topics. I use it for research with my students or as an introduction to topics.
  2. This isn't exactly a science lesson site, but if you are doing volcanoes, check out this St. Helens volcano cam. There are also links to other volcano cameras on this site. - http://volcanocamera.com/

Physics

  1. www.edheads.org simple machines & more
  2. http://www.edheads.org/activities/simple-machines/ - This site can help children learn about simple and complex machines. You can also do virtual surgeries

Videos

  1. Need a science or math video? go to YouTube's NASAconnect channel - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Bn6rSdc7zg
  2. Good site for videos, games, photos, etc.www.nationalgeographic.com/kids
  3. http://www.discoveryeducation.com/search/page/6-8/-/lesson-plan/-/index.cfm; great site for videos on the discovery channel also for social studies lessons on different places.