• Science

    Science Learning Goals, Fourth Grade

    General Science Websites for Fourth Grade

                           JOURNEY NORTH KIDS
    National Geographic Kids    Arkive.org  
    PBS Real Scientists
    PBS Real Scientists 
     New England Aquarium  EdHeads
     National Zoo  San Diego Zoo  

    Science iPad Apps for Fourth Grade 

    Building Serial Circuits (Lite) - Build a circuit using 3D graphics.
    DIY Lake Science - Offers interesting videos and engaging experiments to help kids learn more about the environment.  
    Google Earth - Travel, Science, geography, etc.
    iQuakeLite - Up to the minute Earthquake information around the World.
    Kilauea Volcano Hawaii - Enjoy these images of the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii.
    Leafsnap - This free mobile app uses visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves. 
    Science 360 - iPad Only The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from NSF-funded institutions. Content is either produced by NSF or gathered from scientists, colleges and universities, and NSF science and engineering centers. Note this is also a website
    Science Learning Hub Real life, authentic examples of science in action. 
    Scratch Jr.  - Teaches fundamental concepts in computer science.

    Online Science Games Organized by Learning Standards 

    Earth and Space Sciences
    ESS1 Earth's Place in the Universe
    ESS2 Earth's Systems
    ESS3 Earth and Human Activity

    Life Science
    LS1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
    Physical Science
    PS3 Energy
    PS4 Waves and their Applications in Technologies for Information Transfer
    ETS1 Engineering Design