K General Science Links

Animal Habitats
Amazing Animals Put the animals in their habitat.
Animal Homes Put animals in their habitat home.
Animal Puzzles - Put together puzzles of all kinds of animals.
Barnyard Match Up - Match the animal to the sound it makes.
Drag and Drop Habitat Game - Put animals in their habitat.
House Hunt - Match an animal to its home.
Snuffy’s Safari – Look for animals in the jungle, ocean and Arctic.

Butterflies
Butterfly MatchingDrag butterfly wings that match onto each other and watch them fly away.
Butterfly Matching Game - Match the pictures of the colorful butterflies. 
Butterfly Puzzles - Enjoy putting together some puzzles of butterflies.
Learn About Butterflies - The life cycle of a butterfly.

Living and Non-Living and Plants
Flower Puzzles - Solve some pretty flower puzzles.
Fun in the Garden - Pick and sort fruits and vegetables by putting them in the correct baskets.
Living and Non Living - Sort the objects into living and non-living groups.
Living and Non Living - What is living or not living in the swamp, mountain, or the marsh?
My Garden - Plant and color flowers in the garden.
Plant Explorer - Plant parts, plants we eat, what plants need, flowers, and more.

Nutrition
Food Pyramid Puzzles - Solve puzzles of the food pyramid.
Matching Meal Game - Find the food matches from each food group.
Quintpicious - Help the dinosaur sort foods into food groups.
Supermarket Game - Go shopping with DW and help her choose foods from the food groups.

Pushes and Pulls
Pushes and Pulls - Give a cart a soft and hard push and pull and see what happens.

Senses
Five Senses – Turn the wheel to find the correct sense. 
Listen and Match - Use your listening skills and match the same sounds.
I Sense - Listen to the sense clues and choose the right object.
Up Close - Use your sense of sight and try to guess what the objects are up close.
Who Said That?Listen to the sound, then click on the animal that makes that sound. 
Your Amazing Senses - Match the sense with the picture.

Seasons and Weather  
Activities for the Seasons - Draw pictures of animals in the seasons, matching games, search and find, and more.
Animals in Winter - Listen to a story about what some animals do in winter.
Can You Place Me? - Look at the pictures and put the objects in the correct season.
Dressing Lecky - Dress Lecky for the weather and the seasons.
Make a Flake - Make a snowflake.
Seasons - Listen to a story about the seasons.
Seasons With Zoe - Learn about what happens in each season as you help Zoe clean up her yard.
Weather Report - Create your own weather report using time, day, seasons, weather, clouds, temperature, and words.
What's the Weather - Read the thermometer, look out the window, help Bear get dressed to go outside.



1st Grade General Science Links

Arctic and Winter
Alaska Kids - Go on a photo safari and learn about Alaskan animals.  
Arctic Adventure - Read the questions about Arctic animals and find out how they survive in the cold climates.
Arctic Antics - Help the Arctic animals make it to the pool saftely.
Dressing Lecky - Help Lecky choose the best clothes to wear outside in the weather.
Iditarod - The official site of the Iditarod.
The Serum Run - A problem solving game similar to Oregon trail, but about Alaska.
Winter Activity - Make your own snowflake.

Oceans
Coral Reef Memory Game - Play memory matching pictures of fish found in the coral reef.
Enchanted Learning: Earth's Ocean - Learn about the oceans.
Enchanted Learning: Ocean Animals - Learn about animals in the ocean.
Ocean Jigsaw Puzzles - Complete jigsaw puzzles about dolphins, tropical fish or other ocean life!
Seymore the Seahorse - Guide Seymore through a maze in each seahorse habitat.
Under the Ocean - Have fun drawing your own underwater ocean picture.
Who Am I? - Read the clues and try to guess what creature is being described in the coral reef.

Planets, Sun, Moon and Stars
Astronomy for Kids - Learn about the sun, moon, stars, planets, solar system and more!
Constellations- Take a look at the stars in the sky and the objects they represent.
Enchanted Learning: Moon, Stars, Planets - Facts on the moon, stars, planets, solar system.
Kids and Space - Learn about our solar system.
Lunar Cycle Challenge - Put the moon phases in the correct place on the calendar.
Nine Planets for Kids - Learn interesting facts about the nine planets.
The Moon's Phase - What does the moon look like today?
Planet Pop Up - Find the highlighted planet as it orbits the sun. Click it before time runs out!
Planet Trivia Game - Can you guess the planet? Read the clues and test your knowledge.



2nd Grade General Science Links

Animal Classification
Animal Classification - Find out characteristics of mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians and fish.
Animal Classification Game- Choose which of the animals is a reptile, amphibian, fish, bird, insect or mammal.
Classifying Animals - Watch a Brain Pop movie and do some activities about animal classification.
Classifying Critters - Play the animal challenge game!
Living Things Sort - Sort the pictures into 4 groups: mammals, insects, fish and plants.
Look at These Animals - Learn facts and play games about reptiles, fish, birds, mammals, and amphibians.
Touch of Class - Identify and classify animals by their characteristics.

Animal Fact Sites and Activities
A to Z Index of Animals - Facts about animals.
Animal Facts - List of animals and facts about them.
Animal Jigsaw Puzzles - Complete jigsaw puzzles about cats, dogs, birds, butterflies, critters and more!
National Geographic Kids - National Geographic site about animals.
Species Facts - Lots of information on over 50 animal species.
Wild Animals A-Z - Beautiful pictures and facts about mammals, birds, reptiles, birds, fish and more!
Yahoo Kids - Find information about animals, birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians.
Zoobooks - Visit a virtual zoo and learn interesting facts about animals.

Plants
Biology of Plants – Learn about plant parts, making food, pollination, adaptations, and more.
Great Plant Escape - Take a "parts of a plant" quiz.
Plants Word Search - A word search about plant parts and things plants need to live.

Simple Machines
Brain Pop: Simple Machines- Watch a movie and do activities about simple machines.
Edheads: Simple Machines - Learn about simple and compound machines while you explore.
Simple Machines - Learn about and do activities using 6 different simple machines.

States of Matter
Solids and Liquids - Do experiments and answer questions while changing objects from solids to liquids.
Solids and Liquids: Change It- Drag objects to the oven or freezer and see what happens.
Solids, Liquids and Gases - Arrange objects in groups of solids, liquids and gases.
States of Matter - Learn about solids, liquids and gases.

Weather
Weather Wiz Kids- Learn about clouds, storms, air, temperature, earthquakes, volcanoes and more!
Wonders in Weather - Learn about Cumulus, Cirrus and Stratus clouds.





3rd Grade General Science Links

Caves, Rocks, Earthquakes, and Volcanoes
Cave of the Mounds - Learn about the science and history of the Cave of the Mounds.
Earthquakes - Learn about what causes earthquakes, fault lines, tetonic plates, Richter Scale and more.
Fema for Kids: Earthquakes - Find out interesting facts about earthquakes.
Fema for Kids: Volcanoes - Find out interesting facts about volcanoes.
Gems - Learn how gems form, how they're classified, what they look like, and more.
Rock Hounds - Discover how rocks are formed - sedimentary, metamorphic, igneous.
Rocks for Kids - Learn about kinds of rocks, how rocks are formed, rock pictures, the rock cycle, and more.
The Virtual Cave - Explore the wonders of the underground!
Volcanoes - Learn about how volcanoes are formed, how they erupt, types of volcanoes and more.

H
uman Body Sites
How the Body Works - Find out facts about the human body.
KidBiology.com - Learn about the body systems.
My Body - Circulatory System - Learn about the blood, heart, arteries and more!
My Body - Digestive System - Learn about how the body digests food.
My Body - Muscular System - Learn about your muscles.
My Body - Nervous System - Learn about the brain, nerves, spinal cord and more!
My Body - Respiratory System - Learn about lungs and breathing.
My Body - Skeletal System - Learn about the bones and functions of the body.
Skeletal System - Learn the bones with this matching game.

Electricity
Changing Circuits - Make a circuit with two light bulbs.
Circuits and Conductors- How do circuits work with cork, rubber, coins and other objects.
Electricity and Circuits - Learn about electricity basics, simple circuits, insulators, and conductors.
Electric Circuits - Learn about electricity in your home, circuit components, changing circuits, and diagrams.
Silicon Spies - Learn about electricity while you play an interactive game.
Who Can Resist? - Conductors and insulators.

Food Chains and Animal Adaptation
Animal Habitats - Answer questions about animals living in different habitats.
Build an Online Habitat - Build a habitat by choosing animals, precipation, vegetation, and a biome.
Build Your Wild Self- Create your Wild Self by choosing animal features and habitats.
Chain Reaction - Build a Northern and Forest food chain.
Food Chain Game - Drag the parts of the food chain to the correct place.
Food Chain Quiz - Take the food chain quiz and decide who eats who.
How Animals Meet Their Needs - Quick adaptation facts about animals.
Kratt's Creatures - Explore many habitats of the world and learn about animal adaptation.
What is a Food Chain? - Do activities and find out what makes a animal food chain.

Oceans
Dive and Discover - Learn about expeditions and how scientists explore underwater and learn about the ocean.
Enchanted Learning: Oceans - Learn information about the ocean.
Enchanted Learning: Ocean Animals - Click on an animal and learn interesting facts.
K-Sub - Dive down into the ocean and learn about all kinds of ocean animal life.
Kid Info: Aquatic Life- Facts about ocean animals.
Ocean Bottom - Learn about life in the Benthic, Mesopelagic and Bathypelagic ocean zones.
Ocean Light Zones – Learn about the zones of the ocean and the life that lives there.
Ocean Realm - Learn about creatures that live in the ocean reef and monsters of the deep.
Sea World - Read about ocean animals, learn fun facts, hear animal sounds, and more.
Secrets of the Ocean Realm - Learn about ocean animals.
Shedd Aquarium - Learn about many types of ocean life by visiting the Shedd Aquarium.
Temperate Oceans Animals - Learn about fish and animals that live in the temperate ocean.
Tropical Ocean Animals - Learn about fish and animals that live in the tropical ocean.

Planets, Moon and Stars
Arty the Part Time Astronaut- Explore the solar system and learn about the planets.
Enchanted Learning: Constellations - Find names, facts and illustrations for lots of constellations.
Kids and Space - Information on our solar system
Lunar Cycle Challenge - Put the moon phases in the correct place on the calendar.
Planet Quick Facts- Find out some basic facts about the planets.
Solar System by Kids Astronomy – Explore and learn about the solar system.
Space Hopper Constellation Game - Clues are given; then name the constellations!
Stargazers - Do you know your constellations? Find out here.
The Moon's Phase - What does the moon look like today?
Zoom Astronomy - Learn about planets, sun, moon, stars, solar system and fun facts about space.

Solar System and the Planets
Astronomy for Kids - Learn about the planets.
Kids and Space- Learn facts about the planets.
National Geographic: Solar System - Tons of facts and information about the planets.
Planet Facts - Find more facts about the planets.
Planets: Zoom Astronomy - Facts about the planets.
Science and Nature: Space - Your travel guide to the solar system.
Solar System- Learn facts about the planets.
Solar System Exploration - Learn about the planets on NASA's official site.
Solar System: The Planets - Facts about the planets.
Your Weight on Other Worlds - Find out how much you would weigh on other planets.
Your Age on Other Worlds - How old would you be if you lived on another planet?

Weather Fact Sites
Clouds - How are clouds formed, kinds of clouds, why are clouds white or gray, experiments, and more.
Drought- What is drought? How does it affect us? What causes drought?
Fema for Kids: The Disaster Area - Floods, wildfires, hurricanes, tornadoes, storms, earthquakes, volcanoes, more.
Hail Storms - Hail size and shape. How hail falls. Storms that cause hail. How bad can it get?
Hurricanes- What causes them, tracking them, what is the eye, stages, scales of hurricanes, and more.
Kid Info: Weather - Learn about clouds, heat waves, rainbows, lightning, severe storms and more.
Mudslides - What is a mudslide? How can you tell if a mudslide is coming?
Rain and Floods- What causes rain? How fast do raindrops fall? What is a flash flood? safety and more.
Temperature- How is temperature measured? Wind chill, heat index, warnings, safety, and more.
Thunderstorms- How do they form, what causes them, lightning, watch vs. warning, safety, and more.
Tornadoes - What is a tornado, how do they form, Fujita Scale, tornado safety, watch vs. warning, and more.
Tree House Weather Kids - Seasons, temperature, air, wind, clouds, moisture, tornado, lightning, and more.
Tsunami - Facts about a tsunami.
Weather Wiz Kids: Learn about all kinds of weather, storms and more.
Wildfires- What causes wildfires? Where do wildfires happpen? What are Santa Ana winds? and more.
Wind - What is wind? What makes wind blow? What makes a windstorm? What is a gust? and more.
Winter Storms - Blizzards, ice storms, snow, sleet, windchill, frostbite, watch vs. warning, and more.


4th Grade General Science Links

Plants
Biology of Plants – Learn about plant parts, making food, pollination, adaptations, and more.
Great Plant Escape - Be a detective and learn all about parts of a plant.
Great Plant Escape: Parts of a Flower - Learn about parts of a flower and what each part does.



5th Grade General Science Links

Bridges
Building a Popsicle Stick Bridge - How to build the strongest bridge.
Building Big - Bridge building techniques by PBS.
Model Bridge Design - Get some ideas of how to build a popsicle stick bridge.
Popsicle Bridge Building Techniques - Important things to know about building a popsicle stick bridge.

Weather Fact Sites
Clouds - How are clouds formed, kinds of clouds, why are clouds white or gray, experiments, and more.
Drought- What is drought? How does it affect us? What causes drought?
Fema for Kids: The Disaster Area - Floods, wildfires, hurricanes, tornadoes, storms, earthquakes, volcanoes, more.
Hail Storms - Hail size and shape. How hail falls. Storms that cause hail. How bad can it get?
Hurricanes- What causes them, tracking them, what is the eye, stages, scales of hurricanes, and more.
Kid Info: Weather - Learn about clouds, heat waves, rainbows, lightning, severe storms and more.
Mudslides - What is a mudslide? How can you tell if a mudslide is coming?
Rain and Floods- What causes rain? How fast do raindrops fall? What is a flash flood? safety and more.
Temperature- How is temperature measured? Wind chill, heat index, warnings, safety, and more.
Thunderstorms- How do they form, what causes them, lightning, watch vs. warning, safety, and more.
Tornadoes - What is a tornado, how do they form, Fujita Scale, tornado safety, watch vs. warning, and more.
Tree House Weather Kids - Seasons, temperature, air, wind, clouds, moisture, tornado, lightning, and more.
Tsunami - Facts about a tsunami.
Weather Wiz Kids: Learn about all kinds of weather, storms and more.
Wildfires- What causes wildfires? Where do wildfires happpen? What are Santa Ana winds? and more.
Wind - What is wind? What makes wind blow? What makes a windstorm? What is a gust? and more.
Winter Storms - Blizzards, ice storms, snow, sleet, windchill, frostbite, watch vs. warning, and more.

Continents and Oceans
My World - Can you find the continents and oceans?
The World Quiz- Test your knowledge of the oceans and continents.

Food Chains and Animal Adaptation
Animal Habitats - Answer questions about animals living in different habitats.
Build an Online Habitat - Build a habitat by choosing animals, precipation, vegetation, and a biome.
Build Your Wild Self- Create your Wild Self by choosing animal features and habitats.
Chain Reaction - Build a Northern and Forest food chain.
Food Chain Game - Drag the parts of the food chain to the correct place.
Food Chain Quiz - Take the food chain quiz and decide who eats who.
How Animals Meet Their Needs - Quick adaptation facts about animals.
Kratt's Creatures - Explore many habitats of the world and learn about animal adaptation.
What is a Food Chain? - Do activities and find out what makes a animal food chain.

Roller Coasters
Coasters.net - List of several roller coasters and the facts about them.
Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion – Biography of Newton, explanation and examples of his 3 laws.
Physics of Roller Coasters - Explanations and pictures about roller coasters.
Roller Coaster Designer - Here is a game where you can design your own roller coaster.
Roller Coasters - Explore the concepts of kinetic and potential energy, centripetal force, Newtons' Law and more as it relates to roller coasters.

Tornadoes
Brain Pop: Tornadoes - Watch a quick flick comparing tornadoes with hurricanes.
Discovery Channel: Storm Chasers - Interactive site with tornadoes
FEMA: Tornado - Tornado facts from FEMA
National Geographic: Tornadoes - Learn about how tornadoes form, characteristics, and more.
NCDC Storm Event Database - Find weather events in all 50 states from 1950-today.
Online Tornado FAQs - Learn all about tornadoes
Tornadoes: Nature's Most Violent Storms - Many facts about tornadoes.

Caves, Rocks, Earthquakes, and Volcanoes

Cave of the Mounds - Learn about the science and history of the Cave of the Mounds.
Earthquakes - Learn about what causes earthquakes, fault lines, tetonic plates, Richter Scale and more.
Fema for Kids: Earthquakes - Find out interesting facts about earthquakes.
Fema for Kids: Volcanoes - Find out interesting facts about volcanoes.
Gems - Learn how gems form, how they're classified, what they look like, and more.
Rock Hounds - Discover how rocks are formed - sedimentary, metamorphic, igneous.
Rocks for Kids - Learn about kinds of rocks, how rocks are formed, rock pictures, the rock cycle, and more.
The Virtual Cave - Explore the wonders of the underground!
Volcanoes - Learn about how volcanoes are formed, how they erupt, types of volcanoes and more.