Welcome to Mr. Cady's Science Lab Website

What are we studying this year?
Click on any of the words below for a link to a cool website!
Sixth grade

All Grades:
Why study science, and how does it work?- click on link for more info
"This site is a project of the University of California Museum of Paleontology and is the result of collaboration among a diverse group of scientists, teachers, designers, and web experts.
Science relies on testing ideas with evidence gathered from the natural world. This website will help you learn more about science as a process of learning about the natural world and access the parts of science that affect your life."


Do you have something to say
about today's activity in Science lab? 
Do you feel something went really well...or really poorly today?
Do you want Mr. Cady to know something about your group?
Take the survey below to share your thoughts...
(the survey is private: only Mr. Cady will read what you say)

Survey for Science Lab (4th,5th, or 6th)

Click on the link below if you want to fill out a survey 
about what happened in the Science Lab:



GOOGLE EARTH
explore our Earth...check out Google Earth!




Announcements/News

IPSF Summer Enrichment Academy
Mr. Cady is teaching summer school, would you like to take his class?  
This summer's class is Sports Science:
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Information about the class:
Location: Brywood Elementary
When: June 19 - July 7  (Monday-Friday) No school on July 4th 
Time: 8:30-12:00pm

Is Earth on the verge of a 6th Mass Extinction? 
   Depressing news about the status of our animal kingdom.
Humans have an extremely negative impact on the environment, this interactive slideshow (see link below) shows us what is happening and what needs to be done to fix it.  Sad as it may be, we need to know what is happening and what we can do to fix it.
Click here for the slideshow about the possibility of a 6th mass extinction


I LOVE SCIENCE!!!
Where can I experience more science?
Check out this list of local places to experience science:
 Environmental and/or Science Education Children’s Summer Camps 2017 

Back Bay Science Center

Shark Camp: http://www.backbaysciencecenter.org/shark-camp/ 

Bowers Museum

Kidseum Summer Camp: http://www.bowers.org/index.php/visit/kidseum/summer-camp 

Coast Live Oak School

Summer Native Skills Camp: http://coastliveoak.com/Native_Skills_Camp/Summer/Summer_Native_Skills_Camp.html 

Destination Science

Science Day Camp – various themes: https://destinationscience.org/ 

Discovery Cube-OC

http://www.discoverycube.org/oc/education/for-parents/summer-camps/ 

Discovery Cube Ocean Quest

Underwater Robotics Camps: http://www.oceanquestoc.org/education-3/camps/ 

Earthroots Field School

Summer Camp - various weekly themes: http://earthrootsfieldschool.org/classes/summer-camps/ 

The Ecology Center

Farm Lab Camp: https://www.theecologycenter.org/resources/event/summer-farm-lab-camp-1/ 

Environmental Nature Center

Nature Camp - various weekly themes: http://encenter.org/camps/summer-nature-camp/ 

Inside the Outdoors

Summer Day Camp - various weekly themes: http://ito.ocde.us/Programs/CommunityPrograms/Pages/Summer-Camp/Summer-Camp.aspx 

City of Irvine 

(most cities have summer programs for their community members; check out your local city website)

Day Camp – various themes

http://www.cityofirvine.org/camps/summer-camps 

Journeys to the Past

http://journeystothepast.com/summer_camp_zoomars/ and http://journeystothepast.com/summer-camp-san-clemente/

Mad Science

West Orange County Summer Camp: http://westorangecounty.madscience.org/

campexperience.aspx

South Orange County Summer Camp: http://soorangecounty.madscience.org/orangecountycamplocations.aspx 

Mountain and Sea Adventures

http://mountainandsea.org/ 

Oak Canyon Nature Center

O.A.K.S. Summer Day Camp: http://www.anaheim.net/1110/OAKS-Day-Camp 

Ocean Institute

Summer Day Camp – various themes: http://www.ocean-institute.org/summer-camps 

Pacific Marine Mammal Center

Camp Pinniped: http://www.pacificmmc.org/camp-pinniped/ 

Starr Ranch Sanctuary

Starr Ranch Junior Biologists: http://www.starrranch.org/




Are you a science geek, like me?
Click on the links (underlined words) below:


Games and Interactive Stuff:
Extreme Geology Challenge - challenging!
NASA Ch
allenge - fun!
Mohs Hardness Scale Game - test how well you know Mohs hardness scale with this game - simple, but fun!


               

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