6th grade resources

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Ocean science:

  • One Breath, A Monterey Experience

https://www.deeperblue.com/video-one-breath-monterey-bay-experience/

  • The Secret Life of Plankton

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFQ_fO2D7f0

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium- Sand Dollars

https://www.montereybayaquarium.org/animal-guide/invertebrates/sand-dollar

  • Sea Urchin and Sand Dollar dissection

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Zw-twtSPUU

  • Shape of Life

https://www.shapeoflife.org/

  • skeletal morphology of the sand dollar

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/data/echinoid-directory/morphology/dollars/intro.html

  • SFSU sand dollar

http://online.sfsu.edu/bholzman/courses/Fall02%20projects/sandollar/sanddollar.html

  • sand dollar structure

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/invertebrates/echinoderm/Sanddollarprintout.shtml

  • The Purple Sea Urchin

http://www.gwinnett.k12.ga.us/CooperES/Teacher_Websites/Watson_Web/5th_marine_biology_thursday/anniepurpleseaurchin.html

  • Echinoderms

https://wiki.kidzsearch.com/wiki/Echinoderm

  • What is an echinoderm?

https://study.com/academy/lesson/echinoderms-lesson-for-kids.html

  • Echinoderm vocabulary

https://quizlet.com/39738132/echinoderms-flash-cards/

  • Kelp Forest Cam-Monterey Bay

http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/animals-and-exhibits/live-web-cams/kelp-forest-cam

  • The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

http://www.oprah.com/world/ocean-pollution-fabien-cousteaus-warning-to-the-world

  • Short-Circuting the Ocean Conveyor

http://www.whoi.edu/page.do?pid=110417&cid=2339&cl=2380&article=2508&tid=5782

  • Echinoderm Diversity in Panama

https://repository.si.edu/bitstream/handle/10088/19473/stri_chap_4_Coppard_and_Alvarado_Panama.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

  • Science Advances the Panama Isthmus

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4988774/

  • Panama: Isthmus that Changed the World

https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/4073

WEATHER and CLIMATE

  • Cloud Spotting Guide

https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/learning/clouds/cloud-spotting-guide

  • Climate communication graph

https://www.climatecommunication.org/climate/human-induced-warming-video/

  • USA today Global Warming animation

https://www.usatoday.com/story/weather/2016/05/10/climate-spiral-rising-global-temperatures/84185746/

  • Climate Change video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wa58h4IJ6Hk

  • Climate change- devastating effects

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7jpMG5DS4Q

  • Climate Change 60 sec. video

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/earth/environment/climatechange/11286404/Watch-Climate-change-explained-in-60-second-animation.html

  • NASA Climate Change Machine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n21SGSgesmo

  • How The Climate System Works

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n21SGSgesmo

  • NASA Climate Change

https://climate.nasa.gov/

  • NASA- Interactive Climate time machine

https://climate.nasa.gov/interactives/climate-time-machine

  • NASA Earth Observatory

https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images?eocn=topnav&eoci=images




Ecosystems:

  • Levels of organization in an Ecosystem

http://eschooltoday.com/ecosystems/levels-of-organisation-in-an-ecosystem.html

  • Food Webs and Energy pyramids-Amoeba sisters

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-oVavgmveyY


HELPFUL SCIENCE REVIEW

  • Study Jams

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/

  • The Animal Kingdom

http://www.kidport.com/RefLib/Science/Animals/Animals.htm


EARTHQUAKES and VOLCANOES

  • Global Volcanism

http://volcano.si.edu/reports_weekly.cfm#vn_282110

  • Volcano Facts

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/discover/geography/physical-geography/volcano-facts/

  • Earth's Active Volcanoes

http://www.geo.mtu.edu/volcanoes/world.html