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Weather for the young

June 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

  Of all the sciences, I must admit weather is my least favorite- perhaps if I had visited Riding the Winds of Kalani, I would be more interested.  This site contains basic weather principles using text, sound, and games.   For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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See the animals without a bus (or a permission slip)

June 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

The Virtual Zoo is geared for lower elementary students.  Click on each venue and see the animals.  While there are links to videos, it took me to another site (with great photos and information, but I never saw a video tab to select).  Visit the Zookeepers office for standards and lesson plans.   For the complete […]

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Optics for Kids

May 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

Optics for Kids includes a variety of optical illusions, experiments, and other projects for children ( including science fair ideas).  For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.  

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Rhymes with test

May 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

With the testing season almost over, I have to admit I misread this post on Pest World for Kids the first time around.  From critter crafts to bug quizzes, this kid friendly site would be a success for elementary students.  For the complete post on Free Technology for Teachers, please click here.  

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