Science

In science we use many websites to reinforce the concepts studied in class.

Take a look at these websites at home. Dissect a frog, simulate a volcanic eruption, predict the next earthquake, perform open heart surgery.

These are just some of the many wonderful interactive experiences available online.

Science Links:

Your text book online. Interactive, reads to you, never have to worry about leaving your assignments at school. Check your assignment books for login information.
pearsonsuccessnet.com

Information, games, and practice with science concepts.
Science Spot - Kid Zone

Worm Watch is getting the dirt on earthworms.
WormWatch

Learn how maps are used and how to read them.
Mapskills

Learn about U.S. and World Geography.
Online Interactive Maps

Activities and information on hurricanes, weather, thunderstorms and more. Level: Grades 2-5
National Weather Service for Kids

Contains over 200 pictures of the planets in our solar system (except Mars, Jupiter, Saturn and Pluto). After each web page there are review questions about the pictures. There are also 15 picture quizzes with 75 questions - each question comes with a small picture. Level: Grades 2-5
The Solar System in Pictures

All kinds of resources for teaching topics found in the study of Earth Science. Collection includes sites that contain images, explanations and activities. Level: Grades 4-8
Education Worlds Earth Science Sites - Collection

Multimedia site that introduces students to several types of insects; very engaging! Level: Grades 1-4
Insecta Inspecta

This site was meant for students just learning how to create research reports. The site helps students find information about some of the more unique creatures found in the
animal kingdom. Level: Grades 2-5

Sea Worlds Animal Bytes

Many resources listed by Biology sub-topic. Level: Grades 3-8
Awesome Library - Biology Collection

Video and computer-enhanced images of living cells and organisms. Great site for showing cellular processes. Level: Grades 8-12
Cells Alive

Virtual frog dissection
Net Frog

Interesting facts about the solar system. Level: Grades 2-5
JPL Planet Page

This site includes detailed explanations of Matter, Atoms, Elements, Reactions and Biochemistry. Includes lots of diagrams. Level:Grades 4-8
Chem4Kids

An amazing collection of ideas to use in the classroom. The activities are organized into Early-elementary Later elementary Middle School and High School. Ideal for teachers looking for activities. Level: Grades 2-12
Physical Science Activities and Experiments

All kinds of resources for teaching topics found in the study of Physical Science. Collection includes sites that contain images, explanations and activities. Level: Grades 4-8
Education World - Physical Science - Collection

Practice using scientific notation.
Scientific Notation

A great site that helps students learn about various ecosystems. The information is presented clearly and contains information on plants and animals as well as marine and freshwater ecosystems. Level:Grades 3-6
Biomes and Ecosystems of the World

Uses a map to introduce types of land including deserts, mountains and plains. Level: Grades 2-4
Types of Land in the United States

Library of Minerals and Gemstones

Chemistry and Algebra Tutorials

Rainforest Education