Archery Club:

Virtual Deer Aging quiz - https://www.noble.org/ag/tools/deer-jaw-aging/


Franklin County Science Fair Materials

* Remember you must show Mrs. Rhodes your question, hypothesis, and procedures before registering for the Franklin County Science Fair.

Franklin County Science Fair - Click Here to view their website and to register


Environmental Science

Chapter 1 Vocab on Quizlet

C1S1 Vocab on Quizlet
C1S2 Vocab on Quizlet
C1S3 Vocab on Quizlet
C1S4 Vocab on Quizlet


Animal Adaptations 1
Animal Adaptations 2
Plant Adaptations - Read and Understand How/Why Plants need adaptations too!
Charles Darwin Exploration
Prairie Ecosystem Animals Plants

PA Game Commission Wildlife Articles - Click on the animal you would like to learn more about. We read the Elk article in class.
Aging Whitetail Deer by their teeth - https://www.noble.org/ag/tools/deer-jaw-aging/
A guide for aging Whitetail Deer - http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/publications/pwdpubs/media/pwd_bk_w7000_0755.pdf

Endangered Species Act - https://www.fws.gov/endangered/laws-policies/esa-history.html

1. View Natural Selection
2. View Edpuzzle videos

3/13/15 - Succession Simulation - Open the following simulations and complete the levels of primary and secondary simulations.

Succession Simulation #1
Succession Simulation #2



Whooping Crane Information - http://www.nwf.org/Wildlife/Wildlife-Library/Birds/Whooping-Crane.aspx
Whooping Crane video


Chapter 2 Vocab on Quizlet
C2S1 Vocab on Quizlet
C2S2 Vocab on Quizlet
C2S3 Vocab on Quizlet
C2S4 Vocab on Quizlet
C2S5 Vocab on Quizlet
All 5 Vocab Sections Together on Quizlet

Food Webs

1. Food Webs – Gould League – There are four different ecosystems represented that students may use to build a food web.
http://www.gould.edu.au/foodwebs/kids_web.htm
2. Fun with Food Webs
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/food/food_menu.html
3. Food Web (a short cartoon video and quiz)
http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0309/quickflicks/
4. Food Chain Crossword Puzzle http://www.vtaide.com/png/foodchains-puzzle.htm
5. Food Chain Puzzle http://www.zephyrus.co.uk/foodpuzzlechain.html
6. Web of Life – Read the instructions carefully. This game takes a little while to play. http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/blueplanet/webs/flash/main_game.shtml
7. Food Chains – This simulation shows how food chains change overtime. It also shows how species are dependent upon each other. http://puzzling.caret.cam.ac.uk/game.php?game=foodchain
8. Producer, Consumers, and Decomposers – Play the game http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/kidscorner/games/producersconsumersgame.htm
9. Food Chain – Play the game
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/kidscorner/games/foodchaingame.htm

Energy Pyramid - Tutorial
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/science_up_close/314/deploy/interface.html

Water Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle, and Carbon/Oxygen Cycle

Water Cycle - http://www.montereyinstitute.org/noaa/lesson07/l7ex.swf
Learn parts of the water cycle - http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/pd/oceans_weather_climate/media/watercycle.swf
Play this Game - http://www.whoi.edu/page.do?pid=80756&cid=120884&cl=78893&tid=5142
http://water.usgs.gov/edu/watercycle-kids-adv.html
Learn More about the water cycle - http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/edu/learning/7_water_cycle/water_cycle.html#slide
Learn about the Nitrogen Cycle
Learn
http://earthguide.ucsd.edu/flash/watercycle/watercycle_q.swf

Yellowstone Website Scavenger Hunt

http://www.nps.gov/yell/forkids/scavengerhunt.htm

Endangered/Extinct Species

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/kidscorner/endangered_animals/endangered_game.htm

Biodiversity

http://www.naturalbiodiversity.org/kids/grade4_eco1.html



Convert Celsius to Fehrenheit: http://www.wbuf.noaa.gov/tempfc.htm

http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/world_biomes.htm
http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5/biome/
http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/index.html
http://www.mbgnet.net/
http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/rforest.html
http://www.radford.edu/swoodwar/CLASSES/GEOG235/biomes/intro.html

Chapter 3 Vocabulary Definitions

C3S1 Vocabulary Definitions
C3S2 Vocabulary Definitions
C3S3 Vocabulary Definitions

Tree Cookie Information -

http://www.idahoforests.org/cookie1.htm
http://www.wonderville.ca/asset/tree-cookies
http://forestry.usu.edu/htm/kids-and-teachers/tree-cookie-game

Socrative - Link

Trout in the Classroom

Fieldscope - http://chesapeake.fieldscope.org/map/31

MOS - Lesson 2 - Impervious Surfaces

5/1/12 - Click Here to check your Water Cycle Drawing - http://www.neok12.com/diagram/Water-Cycle-01.htm

5/1/12 - Introduction Video of Impervious Surfaces - viewed on 5/2/12 - http://wn.com/Impervious_surfaces
Ideas to reduce impervious surfaces (use these links to answer your Lesson 2 Reflection Questions):
~ Rain Garden - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rain_garden
~ Rain Barrels - http://www.cleanairgardening.com/rainbarrels.html
~ Green Roofs - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_roof
~ Permeable Driveways - http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/article/0,,20353222,00.html

Lesson 5 - Conversion

http://www.onlineconversion.com/length_common.htm

Use this worksheet for Tuesday's class

Mrs. Rhodes' Classroom Extras

Earth's Waters - Chapter 1 Vocabulary links

Chapter 1, Section 1 Vocabulary - C1S1 Quizlet
Chapter 1, Section 2 Vocabulary - C1S2 Quizlet
Chapter 1, Section 3 & 4 Vocabulary - C1S3 & 4 Quizlet
Chapter 1, Section 5 Vocabulary - C1S5 Quizlet

Watersheds

Watershed Puzzle - http://www.cacaponinstitute.org/CILearning/PWPI/PWPIb.html
Stream Cleaner - http://www.cacaponinstitute.org/CILearning/SC/SC.html

Water Links



http://www.northland.cc.mn.us/biology/Biology1111/animations/hydrogenbonds.html
http://www.epa.gov/ogwdw/kids/flash/flash_watercycle.html
Watch Video of the Water Cycle - http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/studyjams/water_cycle/index.htm
http://earthguide.ucsd.edu/earthguide/diagrams/watercycle/
http://apps.southeastwater.com.au/games/education_kidsroom_wcactivity.asp
http://www.biology.ualberta.ca/facilities/multimedia/uploads/alberta/watercycle.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/riversandcoasts/water_cycle/rivers/pg_02_flash.shtml
http://www.kidsnewsroom.org/climatechange/water_cycle_version2.html
http://www.unwater.org/worldwaterday/animation_watercycle_en.html
http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp58/5802001.html
http://www.science-resources.co.uk/KS2/Changing_State/water_cycle.html

Embrology Unit

The Virtual Farm - click on the chicken for embryology section

Embryonic Development - click on the link for a power point presentation


Water Cycle

Watch Video of the Water Cycle - http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/studyjams/water_cycle/index.htm
Water Cycle quiz on 5/16/11 - http://www.neok12.com/diagram/Water-Cycle-01.htm

Stormwater & Impervious Surfaces

Read the articles on these pages. http://www.nccwep.org/stormwater/stormwater101/stormwater_problem.php
Complete Lesson 2 Reflection Questions (handout from Mrs. Rhodes

Moon Phases