Science Resources

Grade 4 

Light and Shadows

PowerKnowledge: All About Light  PowerKnowledge has 11 sections on light. Videos, web links, games, listen feature, and a list of science experiments are included.

Light and Shadows

How We See Things

Waste and Our World

 

Wheel and Levers

Building Devices and Vehicles that Move

 

Plant Growth and Changes

Grade 3

Animal Life Cycles

All About Life Cycles

Frog Metamorphosis

Bird Life Cycle

Habitats

Painted Lady Butterfly

Dog Life Cycle

Dog Life Cycle Video

Cat Life Cycle Video

Testing Materials and Design

Energy Skate Park https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/energy-skate-park-basics/latest/energy-skate-park-basics_en.html

Loads Lab http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/lab/loads.html

Forces Lab http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/lab/forces.html

Sorting and Using Materials http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/5_6/sorting_using_mate.shtml

Grouping and Changing Materials http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/6_7/grouping_materials.shtml

 

Build a Bridge http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tech/build-bridge-p4.html

Rocks and Minerals

Earth’s Structure

What’s inside the earth? Learn about the different parts of the earth.

http://www.learner.org/interactives/dynamicearth/structure.html

The Earth’s Crust

Description of the parts of the earth

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geology-for-kids/0020-crust-mantel-core.php

Neo 12K with Videos

Various videos and activities to do with earth science.

http://www.neok12.com/Earth.htm

Rocks for Kids

https://kidsloverocks.com/

Rock Hound Kids

http://www.rockhoundkids.com/2gallery.htm

Rock Game

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/gr2/unitc.html

PowerKnowledge Earth Space Center

http://www.pkearthandspace.com/article/573/1/rocks-and-minerals