William E Cottle School - Science

 


 ANIMALS


Animal Research




» Amphibians, Reptiles & Fish Facts

» Bird Facts

» Mammal Facts

 



»
Choose Unit A: Living Things Chapter 2 The Animal Kingdom



» Kids Biology.com (click on animals and follow the steps!)



» Animal Diversity Web Homepage



» Amazing Animal Senses


 
» Learn finch facts. Sort finch species.


MATTER

 


» Matter, Light, & Energy


» NYU Learning Links on MATTER:
» What is Matter
» States of Matter
» Matter Review


  
» Chem4Kids.com MATTER


Gases, liquids, solids animation (molecular make-up) & description


  
» Watch particles become solid, liquid, or gas
» Melting & Boiling Temperatures


   FOOD CHAIN & FOOD WEB


 

» Video on Food Web



» Teacher Tube: Food Chains, Webs and Biomes

» Teacher Tube: Food Chain & Food Web featuring Wetland Habitat

» The Webs of Life Story


  
» Build a Food Web

» Explanation of the Food Chain and Web

» KidsKonnect fact list with links to other resources


 PLANTS



» Conifers


  
» Real Trees 4 Kids: Conifers


Biology of plants: growth, parts, pollination, etc.
(diagrams & photos)


  
» Biology of Plants


  
» The Great Plant Escape - an online journey of plant discovery


    

» Root Factory Game
» General Overview of Different Type Plants(build background knowledge)


  
» Kidport Science reference library


 WEATHER


» Intellicast Weather Website w/ interactive map


    

» Meteorology

 

 
» View slideshow of clouds...
(Cloud Appreciation Society Gallery)


  
» USA Today weather map
(View nationwide temperatures, radar images, precipitation,
fronts, & satellite imagery)


SIMPLE MACHINES



  Simple Machines Digital Media for the classroom


  
» Scholastic's: Investigate simple machines


 

 ELECTRICITY



» Explore energy


  
» Learn about circuits

 


  
» Electricity (creation, deliver, and its future)


  » Electricity Quiz


  
» Frankenstein's Electrical Safety Tips
(click on characters to learn what NOT to do)


 MAGNETISM


» BBC - Magnets & Springs


  
» Explanation of Magnetism


 ASTRONOMY


  
» NASA for kids (Grades K-4)

» Solar System Exploration
(Links to every planet & great pictures)


  
» Science Screen Report for Kids
(scan for short descriptions & preview videos -
a hint of information to get your curious for research)


  
» The Solar System (scroll down for videos)


  
» Cosmos for Kids!


 
» What's in tonight's sky?