Teacher-Added Additonal Resources


  • Nanokids Online Resource October 29, 2012Created by: sbarber Activity Category: Deep Brain Stimulation Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: This online resource complements Nanoparticles & Brain Tumors! Nanokids is an online produced by Rice University to educate middle school students about Nanotechnology. Website Address (if applicable): http://cohesion.rice.edu/naturalsciences/nanokids/index.cfm Standards Type: Local Standards Standards Explained: Ohio 7th Grade Life Science Investigate the great variety ...
  • USA Today Weather Map October 29, 2012Created by: sbarber Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: A nice resource that aligns to the Edheads weather game! Connects actual current weather to the virtual game weather! Website Address (if applicable): http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/weather/fronts/latest-fronts-systems.htm Standards Type: Local Standards Standards Explained: Ohio 7th Grade Earth & Space Read a weather map to interpret local, regional and ...
  • Should middle school students be allowed to have cell phones in school? October 22, 2012Created by: Ginny Activity Category: Design a Cell Phone Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 6-7 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: Debate website Note: After the debate, teacher can extend cell phone design unit to include additional design features that could be added to the cell phone so that it could be better suited for having it in school, based ...
  • Study Jams March 7, 2012Created by: lcook9 Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: Study Jams is a math and science website. Study Jams has several brief videos and slideshows that discuss weather and climate. These include topics on weather instruments, climate & weather, and clouds & precipitation as well as others. The videos are ...
  • Science Buddies by Laura Candler February 24, 2012Created by: cindyhepp Activity Category: Weather Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 2-3,4-5 Type of Resource: Book, DVD, Website Additional Resource Description: Laura Candler has a plethora of resources on her website: lauracandler.com. She has published several books that are available via Kagan Publishing, including the book I am recommending: Science Buddies. This book provides activities that allow students and parents ...
  • Simple Machines Resources February 24, 2012Created by: cindyhepp Activity Category: Simple & Compound Machines Resource Category: Additional Resources Grade Level: 4-5 Type of Resource: Website Additional Resource Description: This website includes a wealth of simple machine resources: videos about each of the simple machines, games, online quizzes, pictures, and school presentations. It also includes links to related topics such as force and energy, laws of motion, ...
  • Counting Candy January 20, 2012Created by: RKarlin Grade Level: 2-3 Activity Category: Crash Scene Investigation Resource Category: Hands-On Activities/Labs Activity Description: Students create a data base using multi-colored candies then create a spreadsheet and graph showing their data. Time required to do activity: More than one hour Time required to set up: Less than 15 minutes Time required to clean up: Less than 15 minutes Space needs: computer lab with ...