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     Campbell County School District
Grades K-6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1. LIFE SYSTEMS Animals Body Systems
Plants
 
2. EARTH AND SPACE SYSTEMS Astronomy Environmental Action
Geology Meteorology
 
3. PHYSICAL SYSTEMS Physical Phenomena Position and Motion
 
Animals
  1. Animal Bytes From Sea World w/ information about animal classification, habitats and ecosystems
  2. Animal Life Cycle Here you'll find a variety of print-outs on animal life cycles, including both information/coloring pages and quizzes. We have butterflies, frogs, salamanders, salmon,and even the silkworm moth!
  3. Animal Life Cycle Print-Outs Here you'll find a variety of print-outs on animal life cycles, including both information/coloring pages and quizzes. We have butterflies, frogs, salamanders, salmon,and even the silkworm moth!
  4. CELLS Animal Information about Animal cell anatomy
  5. Cells Cell structure: The Cell, Membrane, Cell Wall, Nucleus
  6. Design a habitat A black-footed ferret family needs a safe new home. Can you design the perfect habitat for these endangered mammals? New!
  7. Draw a habitat- Draw a home for an imaginary animal from PBS!
  8. e-Learning for kids habitat interactive
  9. The Great Habitat Match with the Magic School Bus Gang New!
  10. I Can Do That Find fun facts about DNA, RNA, cells, protein and cloning.
  11. Net Frog The Interactive Frog Dissection Page Teacher Recommended!
  12. Ourselves An interactive experiment that explores the differences between animals and non-living things. (K-1)
  13. Plants and Animals in the Local Environment An interactive park where children can spot plants and animals, and then sort them according to where they were found. (K-1)
  14. Switch Zoo Build an online habitat
  15. What's it Like Where You Live? Learn about the rainforest, tundra, taiga, desert, temperate deciduous forest, and grassland habitats, freshwater and marine Ecosystems
  16. WWF Wildfinder is an interactive map through which you can see the distribution of more than 26,000 animals around the world. Using Wildfinder is easy. Search by species to find out where they live; or search by place to see the species that live in that area. New! 2014
Astronomy
  1. Astro Adventure Interactive science, Fun! (1-4)
  2. Astronomy and Space Rhymes, crafts,quizzes, information, books to print, pages to color from Enchanted Learning.
  3. Astronomy Crafts Craft projects for elementary school children from Enchanted Learning. The crafts use materials found around the house.
  4. Astronomy for Kids Information about the solar system, planets, moon and more.
  5. CCSD Planetarium The Campbell County School District Planetarium is one of Gillette's most unique features. Come and see what's up in the night sky!
  6. Earth, Sun, Moon What does a year look like in space? Find out more about the Earth, Moon and Sun. BBC (1-3)
  7. Earth, Sun, Moon Sarah Jane Adventures It's Clyde's birthday tomorrow, but the planets' orbits are in a mess. Hurry - help the Sarah Jane Adventures team put them back in order! Grades 2-3
  8. Earth's Moon The moon, its rotation, and its phases
  9. Moon Phases Diagram Label Me! Label the phases of the waxing and waning moon.
  10. NASA Kids' Club Brings you images, videos and interactive features from the unique perspective of America's space agency (1-6)
  11. The Nine (8) Planets History, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of each of the planets and moons in our solar system. Each page has text and images, some have sounds and movies. (3-6)
  12. The Nine (8) Planets Just for Kids With permission from Bill Arnett, this is the revamped web site, The Nine Planets , for younger audience suitability (upper elementary grades).
  13. Planets A fantastic resource for the Interactive WhiteBoard. Allow time to download. (2-6)
  14. Smartoon: The Planets Adventure
  15. Solar System Student research activity from Little Explorers
  16. Our Solar System Label the Sun and planets. Enchanted Learning (K-6)
  17. Starchild: The Solar System Level One, The Solar System Level Two Information and online movies related to the solar system and space exploration. A service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (K-6)
  18. Windows to the Universe Explore the wealth of information available here to learn about the Earth and Space sciences (5-6)
Body Systems
  1. Circulatory System: Circulation Check Steve’s heart is fit and healthy before he goes filming – he needs to be able to keep up with the deadly tarantula hawk wasp. BBC BiteSize (IWB friendly)
  2. Interactive Ear Students can learn about how the human ear works. Neat website!
  3. Nervous System: Explore the Brain The brain and nervous system from Enchanted Learning. You'll find brain structure and function, a glossary, animal brain comparisons, a section on neurons (w/ a print-out), and more
  4. Nervous System: Neuroscience for Kids Learn more about the nervous system. Enjoy the activities and experiments on your way to learning more about the brain and spinal cord.
  5. Nervous System: Neuron Anatomy Label the Neuron Label the axon, dendrites, cell body, nucleus, Schwann's cells, and nodes of Ranvier.
Environmental Action
  1. NOAA's Games Planet Arcade Offers twenty-five educational games for young students. The games are intended to help students learn about oceans, wildlife, and weather. Twenty of the games address topics related to marine life. New! 2014
  2. Planet Pals Earth Zone Activities, crafts, games, puzzles, lesson plans, quizzes about Earth, weather, conservation, Earth Day, and more!
Geology
  1. Ask the Answer Worm! S.K. Worm answers your questions about soil and stuff!
  2. Earth' Continental Plates All About Plate Tectonics: Earth's Plates and Continental Drift
  3. Earthquakes for Kids Includes games, puzzles, science fair project ideas, facts, images, and more
  4. Fantastic Journeys: Yellowstone Explore Yellowstone National Park, a place unlike any other on earth. (4-6)
  5. Pangaea Features two animations: one showing the break-up of Pangaea, and the other showing continental drift from 800 million years ago up to today. (Enchanted Learning) (3-6)
  6. Plate Tectonics This activity lets you manipulate tectonic plates. Pull the plates apart and push them together and watch what happens to the Earth. (Requires Shockwave) Teacher recommended!
  7. Plate Tectonics Quiz Zoom Astronomy Activities: Plate Tectonics Puzzle - An interactive quiz about plate tectonics (3-6)
  8. Rocks and Soils Sarah Jane Adventure Online science experiment to learn about rocks and soils. BBC Schools Science Clips
  9. Volcanoes of the World USGS/Cascades Volcano Observatory gives information on all the volcanoes
  10. Volcano World Brings modern and near real-time volcano information to school kids
Meteorology
  1. Clouds Cloud types with pictures and information on precipitation, temperature and weather prediction.
  2. Clouds/Precipitation Online meteorology guide Cloud Types: High, middle and low-level clouds, vertically developed clouds, plus some less common cloud types. Precipitation: Rain, snow, hail, sleet and freezing rain Teacher recommended!
  3. Dan's Wild, Wild Weather Page Weather-related resources, classroom units, and activities
  4. EDHEADS-Activate your Mind Weather: Learn how to report and predict the weather.
  5. Freshwater Ecosystems The water cycle and its results on various landforms-ponds, lakes
  6. Gases Around Us Online science experiment to learn about air. BBC Schools Science Clips
  7. How NASA studies Air NASA missions collect data that tells us more about the composition, behavior, and quality of our air. Find out how air pressure affects you and why it's important.
  8. What's It Like Where You Live? The water cycle and its results on various landforms (ponds, lakes)
Plants
  1. CELLS Plant Information about Plant and Animal cell anatomy
  2. Garden Guru A fun activity to help children K-2 learn about growing plants.(IWB Friendly)
Physical Phenomena
  1. Changing Circuits Information Read all about circuits
  2. Electrical Circuits from BBC (IWB Friendly)
  3. Electrical Conductors - Activity Find the best conductor, and try not to blow anything up!
  4. Electrical Conductors - Information Read all about conductors
  5. Electricity and Circuits A wonderful website to learn about circuits! You can play up to 3 people or play as an entire class on an Interactive WhiteBoard.
  6. NEUROSCIENCE FOR KIDS~The Ear Hearing and sound waves
  7. Play Your Sounds Right A fun activity to help children at KS1 learn about sounds and pitch. (IWB Friendly) New!
  8. Simple Machines Activities from Edhead
  9. Sound Online science experiment to help students understand the properties of sound.. BBC Schools Science Clips
    See CCSD's Standards-based lesson using this website!
  10. Spooky Mansion A fun activity to help children K-2 learn about light. (IWB Friendly) New!
Position and Motion
  1. Forces and Movement An interactive track on which children can explore the effect of the slope of the track, the weights of the vehicles and the strengths of push. See CCSD's Standards-based lesson using this website!
  2. Pushes and Pulls An interactive track on which children aged 5-6 can explore the effect of different strengths of pushes and pulls on an object.
  3. Rock and Roll A fun activity to help children at K-3 learn about forces. (IWB Friendly) New!
General Resources

  1. Living things BBC science clips for a wide variety of topics. (Grades 3 and up)
  2. Physical processes Electricity, types of energy forces, space, sound and light are covered in this section from BBC KS2
  3. Science clips Fun Activities to help younger students learn about Science (Grades K-3)

 
 
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