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Friday, 29 February 2008 20:59

Scientific Inquiry Websites:

 

5th Grade Science Book online!

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SEPUP WEBSITES:

Activity 2
The Pellagra Story

Video On Pellagra - with closed captions

This video segment from A Science Odyssey profiles Dr. Joseph Goldberger and his search for a cure for pellagra, a poorly understood disease that ravaged the American South in the early 1900s. You may right-click on the above link to save the video and view it in full screen. It is recommended that you have the latest version of QuickTime installed to properly view this video. This video is from the Teacher's Domain.

Dr. Joseph Goldberger and the War on Pellagra

Read biographical information and view photos of Dr. Joseph Goldberger, a physician in the U.S. government's Hygienic Laboratory (predecessor of the National Institutes of Health). Site maintained by Dr. Alan Kraut, a history professor at American University in Washington, D.C.

PBS's A Science Odyssey: Dr Joseph Goldberger

See more information on Dr. Joseph Goldberger from PBS’s People and Discoveries.

Activity 3
Testing Medicines: A Clinical Trial

Click here to see how your class results compare to the results posted by other classes who did this activity.

Activity 6
Finding the Nerve

Neuroscience for Kids

Explore activities and other resources on the nervous system. Site maintained by Eric Chudler, a research professor at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington.

The Brain and Nervous System

Learn about the nervous system and ake a trip through a virtual brain during this 30 minute video from the University of Washington television.

Sound and Hearing

Learn more about sound and hearing as you explore this site from the University of Washington, "Neuroscience for Kids."

Light and Vision

Learn more about light and vision as you explore this site from the University of Washington, "Neuroscience for Kids."

Activity 7
Finding the Nerve

Click here to see how your class results compare to the results posted by other classes who did this activity.

 

Science Fair Projects:

http://www.hhmi.org/askascientist/sciencefair.html

 

Cool Science for Curious Kids:

http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/index.html

 

Ology:

http://www.amnh.org/ology/

 

 

Astronomy Websites:

http://lawrencehallofscience.org/sepup/middle/iaes/students/simulations/sepup_seasons_interactive.html

 

http://www.sbhsd.k12.ca.us/sbhslib/science/astronomy2/planetintro.htm

 

Planet Size Comparison:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/messenger/psc/PlanetSize.html

 

Staying in Orbit:

http://www.windows.ucar.edu/spaceweather/gravity.html

 

Day on Mercury:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/messenger/dom/DayOnMercury.html

 

Orbit and Rotations:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/messenger/or/OrbitRotation.html

 

GeoHunter (explore Mercury):

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/messenger/hunter.htm

 

Star Search:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/starsearch/

Cosmic Map:

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/activities/07/popup/cosmic.html

 

Phases of the Moon:

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/moon_phases/

 

NASA for Kids:

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/kidsclub/flash/index.html

 

The Solar System:

http://hea-www.harvard.edu/ECT/the_book/Chap5/Chapter5.html

 

Lunar Puzzler:

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tothemoon/puzzlers.html

Lunar Cycle Challenge:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/moon/moon_challenge/moon_challenge.html

Sun:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0504/quickflicks/

Solar System:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0410/quickflicks/

Juipiter:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0311/quickflicks/

Saturn:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0503/quickflicks/

Gravity Launch:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/gravity.html

 

 

 

 

Classification Websites:

Tree of Life:

http://www.amnh.org/ology/biodiversity#features/treeoflife?TB_iframe=true&height=500&width=750

 

Touch of Class Game:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/class.html

 

Insects:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0509/quickflicks/

 

 

Body Systems Websites:

http://www.helendevoschildrens.org/body_kids.cfm?id=487

X-Rays of Bones:

http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/VL/xrays/index.php

 

HEART Links:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0301/quickflicks/

http://yucky.discovery.com/noflash/body/pg000008.html

http://www.ehc.com/vbody.asp

http://www.imcpl.org/kids/guides/health/skeletalsystem.html

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/content/2012/kidbridge.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/5777/tour.htm

 

SKELETAL SYSTEM Links:

http://insideout.rigb.org/insideout/anatomy/casing_the_joint/joints_explorer.html

http://www.shelfieldpeonline.co.uk/assets/images/types_20of_20synovial_20joints.jpg

 

MUSCULAR SYSTEM Links:
http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio105/muscles.htm
http://www.brookscole.com/chemistry_d/templates/student_resources/shared_resources/animations/muscles/muscles.html
http://www.botany.uwc.ac.za/sci_ed/grade10/mammal/muscle.htm
http://www.sciam.com/media/inline/000E7ACE-5686-10CF-94EB83414B7F0000_Page65.gif

 

CIRCULATORY SYSTEM Links:

http://www.aclsrecertificationonline.com/acls-online-library-kids-guide-to-the-circulatory-system.html

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/eheart/facts.html

http://www.accessexcellence.org/AE/AEC/CC/heart_background.html

http://www.fi.edu/learn/heart/index.html

http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/health-and-human-body/human-body/heart-article.html

 

Digestive System:

http://kitses.com/animation/swfs/digestion.swf

http://health.howstuffworks.com/adam-200142.htm

http://www.tvdsb.on.ca/westmin/science/sbi3a1/digest/digdiag.htm

http://www.innerbody.com/anim/mouth.html

http://www.can-do.com/uci/ssi2002/digestivesystem.html

http://www.ahealthyme.com/topic/digestivesystem

http://www.britannica.com/eb/art-68851/Narrated-animation-of-the-functions-of-the-human-digestive-system

http://www.imcpl.org/kids/guides/health/digestivesystem.html

http://www.stcms.si.edu/hbs/digestive.htm

 

Nutrition (Calorie Counting Sites):


http://www.google.com/ig?


http://caloriecount.about.com/


http://www.thecaloriecounter.com/


http://www.calorieking.com/


http://www.acaloriecounter.com


http://www.newcaloriecounter.com/


 

 

Adaptations/Heredity Websites:

 

Build a Fish:

http://scienceview.berkeley.edu/showcase/flash/fish.html

 

Biodiversity:

http://www.amnh.org/ology/biodiversity#features/lifeinthecity?TB_iframe=true&height=400&width=610

 

Ecosystems:

http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0403/quickflicks/

 

Color & Camouflage:

http://www.abc.net.au/beasts/fossilfun/camouflage/default.htm

 

Nowhere to Hide:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/evolution.html

 

Coral Reef Connections:

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/survival/coral/index.html

 

Evolution Lab:

http://biologyinmotion.com/evol/index.html

 

What are some traits in your family?

http://www.accessexcellence.com/AE/AEPC/WWC/1994/traits.php

 

Genetic Journey:

http://www.amnh.org/ology/genetics#features/geneticjourney?TB_iframe=true&height=500&width=600

 

Tour of the Basics:

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/begin/tour/

 

Wooly Mammoth:

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schooladventures/woollymammoth/steppe1.html

 

 

 

Forces of Motion Websites:

 

Gravity Launch:

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/gravity.html

 

Magnetic Forces:

http://www.exploratorium.edu/origins/cern/ideas/forces.html

 

Forces:

http://wings.avkids.com/Activities/Tennis/tennis/forces.html

 

Compass Points:

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ngkids/trythis/tryfun2.html

 

Lift and Drag:

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/hotscience/fastcars/index.html

 

Forces in Flight:

http://wings.avkids.com/Activities/Fundamentals/intermediate/forces.html

 

Bernoulli Brain Teasers:

http://www.nasm.si.edu/exhibitions/gal109/LESSONS/TEXT/TEASERS.HTM

 

Zoom Pendulum:

http://pbskids.org/zoom/games/pendulum/swing.html

 

 

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