Science Links

Ecosystems Investigation: 
https://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/00000153-43bc-d742-a553-77fdcf9c0000

National Parks Website:

https://www.nps.gov/index.htm


Wolf Video Clips

Video 1 – Musk Ox versus Wolves  https://safeYouTube.net/w/usvh

Video A: Wolves Hunting Caribou – BBC Wildlife’s Planet Earth (1 Wolf) https://safeYouTube.net/w/vfmh

Video B: Wolves Hunting Elk Yellowstone – BBC Earth (4 Wolves) https://safeYouTube.net/w/kgmh

Video C: Wolves Hunting Caribou - BBC Nature’s Epic Journeys (1 Wolf) https://safeYouTube.net/w/Mgmh

Video D: Gray Wolves Chase Down Bison- https://safeYouTube.net/w/djmh

Video E: Baby Bison Takes on Wolf and Wins – National Geographic (1 Wolf) 
https://safeYouTube.net/w/0hmh

Video F: Wolves Hunting Buffalo – National Geographic (1 Wolf) https://safeYouTube.net/w/Dhmh

Video G: Wolves Take Down Elk – PBS (4 Wolves) https://safeyoutube.net/w/6svh

Science GIZMO:

https://www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm?method=cUserSecure.dspClass&ClassID=3768939

Class Code: TD4RZK


2019 Astronomical Events:
https://in-the-sky.org/newscal.php

Earth, Moon, Sun Webquest Link:
 http://www.earthsunmoon.co.uk/

https://www.nps.gov/index.htm
During the course of this year, your child will learn about: Lenses and Mirrors; the Moon; Land and Water; and the Senses. 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


Land and Water

For the internet exploration please click on each of the following sites and view the pictures.
Make your observations in your notebooks.

http://www.livescience.com/11308-grand-canyon-pictures.html

http://www.utah.com/nationalparks/bryce_canyon/photogallery.htm

http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Athabasca-Falls-near-Jasper-AB-167 

MOON
The Moon Calendar...

http://www.moonconnection.com/moon-december-2016.phtml
Phases of the Moon Web-Quest:
http://mrscienceut.net/phasesofthemoonwebquest.html

Task 6: Phases Animation 
http://www.sumanasinc.com/webcontent/animations/content/moonphase.html

Task 7: Moon Phases Quiz Link:
https://www.quia.com/quiz/688297.html

Science review/game sites:

http://www.mansfieldct.org/schools/mms/staff/dickinson/QUIAConnecticutMasteryTestReview.htm


Senses and The Nervous System (webquest)
http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/

SENSES GAMEShttp://idahoptv.org/dialogue4kids/games.cfm


Independent Science Presentation: 

Prezi:  Prezi


Ecosystem/ National Park Research

The Learning Center Data Bases: http://region10learningcommons.weebly.com/online-research.html
National Park Service: https://www.nps.gov/index.htm


SOLAR POWER SITES:

 

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/global-warming/solar-power/

 

https://www.coolkidfacts.com/solar-energy-facts/

 

https://www.studentenergy.org/topics/solar

 

https://www.renewableenergyworld.com/ugc/articles/2016/06/solar-energy-for-kids.html

 

https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/article/air-pollution-takes-toll-solar-energy

 

https://www.ducksters.com/science/environment/solar_power.php

 

http://www.solarpoweristhefuture.com/examples-of-solar-energy.shtml

 

https://us.sunpower.com/blog/2017/10/25/how-does-solar-energy-work/

 

https://www.tesla.com/support/energy/learn/solar-panels/going-solar

 

https://www.solarpowerauthority.com/how-solar-works

 

https://www.livescience.com/41995-how-do-solar-panels-work.html

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/giCd

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/niCd

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/riCd

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/hrCd

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/xrCd

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/8rCd

 

http://safeYouTube.net/w/GrCd

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_power_by_country

 

https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/countries-that-use-the-most-solar-power.html