"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." Yeats

               Welcome to 7th Grade Science!
NEVER STOP EXPLORING YOUR WORLD!

   Mrs. Caspersen's Website
 Please contact me at: caspersend@parklandsd.org or 610-351-5750
For Science you will need a notebook and a folder for class. Bring your book every day.
 G/HP-  Science Fair- www.parklandsciencefair.org
ExploraVision-www.exploravision.org
EXPLORAVISION for parents- www.exploravision.org/parents
PLEASE WATCH (From Mr. Rutan)
MAKE YOUR BED!
HISTORY DAY LINK-https://animoto.com/play/9AaUhg1POSkZI6QeT10G4g
  Extra Credit Image - These images can be answered for extra credit each week. Put your name and period number on a piece of paper and turn this into Mrs. Caspersen
What is this fossil?  What do you know about it and what is the animal today that evolved from it?


 COOL SITES FOR KIDS
General Sites-textbook- www.pearsonsuccessnet.com
User Name-Explorers16
Password-Orefield16
 Science Fair Information-parklandsciencefair.org
Evolution: Darwin- Who wants to live a million years?
Build a Fish:

A Variety of Contests for Kids
 
Get to Know Contest-

MANUFACTURING TEAM

MY HERO CONTEST for military families-
 
Various interactive simulations
Photosynthesis-


http://www.sites.ext.vt.edu/virtualforest/modules/photo.html

http://www.syngenta.com/country/uk/en/learningzone/KS345/biology/Pages/Photosynthesis_in_Action_Large.aspx
Food Chain Games

 Koko the Gorilla website- http://www.koko.org/index.php
 Turtle Cam, Egg info-
News for Students in Science-http://www.channelone.com/video/
 
   
Lots of ideas here-Science Fair, Games, Energy Fun!- http://www.eia.gov/kids/
   Evolution- Darwin's "Who Wants To Survive A Million Years?"
 
 
Science Fair Ideas
  Cells:
Mitosis:
Scientific Methods and Tools
Check out this World Clock:
  For a look at our  unit on classification  go to:
Genetics:
   
 

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