Science Links

Septic System web-site link https://www.epa.gov/septic/types-septic-systems

 

During the course of this year, your child will learn about: Astronomy, The Moon, Chemistry, Scientific Notation, and Ground Water. We will be reading, writing, watching, and experimenting - all of which make great dinner conversations!

CONTENT STANDARDS:

Scientific Inquiry - is the thoughtful and coordinated attempt to search out, describe, explain and predict natural phenomena.

Scientific Literacy - includes speaking, listening, presenting, interpreting, reading and writing about science.

Scientific Numeracy - mathematics provides useful tools for the description, analysis and presentation of scientific data and ideas.



Check out the attached link that takes you to our Region's science curriculum guideline
http://studentweb.region10ct.org/groups/region10science/wiki/12b6e/Science_Curriculum_Scope___Sequence.html

 

NASA for middle-school students

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/index.html

 

 

National Geographic for Kids

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/

 

 

Want to know your local weather report?

Just type in your local zip code!

http://home.accuweather.com/index.asp?partner=accuweather

 

 

Sharon Audubon Center

This is home of the "Birds of Prey"

that we see in October!

http://www.audubon.org/local/sanctuary/sharon/index.htm

 

 

Free field guides!

Identify trees, animals, birds,

or insects living in your backyard!

http://www.enature.com

 

 

Brainpop Movies!

http://www.brainpop.com

 

 

A website all about Biomes & Ecosystems

http://www.mbgnet.net/

 

 

Calculate Sunrise, Sunset, Moonrise

and Moonset times using

The Old Farmer's Almanac!!

http://www.almanac.com/rise/

 

 

Earth & Moon Viewer!!

http://www.fourmilab.ch/earthview/