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Science: A STEM Approach – 2nd Class Online Resources

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Living Things I Energy and Forces I Materials I Earth and the Environment
 
Unit Lesson Page Link Description
Living Things 1 4

YouTube Video—Animals & their babies

Living Things 2 9

How to use iMovie - Replacement TBC

Living Things 3 11

Interactive plant sites - Replacement TBC

Living Things 3 11

YouTube Video—The Life of a Tomato

Living Things 3 11

YouTube Video (Clay-mation)—From a Seed to a Flower

Living Things 3 11

YouTube Video—Germination of a Seed (Time-lapse) (QR code page 13)

Living Things 3 11

YouTube Video—Time Lapse of Strawberry Plant (QR code page 13)

Living Things 3 12

Interactive game - Green Plants - Replacement TBC

Living Things 4 15

Instagram Video—Cincinnati Zoo Hippopotamus Family

Living Things 4 15

Seesaw application on tablet computer - Replacement TBC

Living Things 4 16

Instagram Page—Cincinnati Zoo

Living Things 4 16

Ducksters—Mammals

Living Things 5 18

Science up Close video about amphibians - Replacement TBC

Living Things 5 18

Life Cycle of a Frog file download - Replacement TBC

Living Things 6 21

A Bug's Life video clip - Replacement TBC

Living Things 6 21

Episode from Miniscule linked to QR code on page 26 - Replacement TBC

Living Things Project 29

StoryJumper—Book Creator

Living Things Project 31

Terrapin—Bee-Bot Emulator

Living Things Project 31

Scratch—Bee-Bot (Mats)

Energy and Forces 1 42

YouTube Video—Gravity, Force, and Work (clip)

Energy and Forces 1 42

Online Quiz Creator—Forces Quiz

Energy and Forces 2 46

Interactive game -Pushing and Pulling - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 2 46

Image—Forces in Action Playground Scene

Energy and Forces 2 46

Interactive game - Rock and Roll (medium) - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 3 50

Interactive game - Pushes and Pulls - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 3 50

BBC Bitesize—What Are the Different Forces? (hard)

Energy and Forces 4 53

Interactive game - Pushing and Pulling - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 4 53

YouTube Video—Kids Playing Tug of War

Energy and Forces 4 53

Interactive activity - Forces and Movement - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 5 57

YouTube Video—Best Idea Ever! (Sir Isaac Newton)

Energy and Forces 5 57

YouTube Video—Defining Gravity: Crash Course Kids #4.1

Energy and Forces 6 60

YouTube Video—Sink or Float?

Energy and Forces 6 60

Interactive activity - Sink or Float - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces Project 67

Image—Example Pulley System 

Energy and Forces Project 69

YouTube Video—Fun Levitating or Floating Beach Ball and Pool Toys with A/C Fan

Materials 1 78

BBC Bitesize—How To Identify Materials (Desert Island Materials)

Materials 2 82

What if Rain Boots were Made of Paper - Replacement TBC

Materials 3 85

Charles Macintosh Powerpoint presentation - Replacement TBC

Materials 3 85

Google Arts & Culture—Charles Macintosh and His Famous Coat

Materials 4 89

Characteristics of Materials game - Replacement TBC

Materials 6 97

How it's Made - Paper recycling video - Replacement TBC

Materials Project 102

taste.com.au—Basic butter biscuit dough

Materials Project 104

Behind the News video—Oil Spill

Materials Project 104

PowerPoint presentation—Absorbency

Earth and the Environment

1 114

YouTube video—Resources: Welcome to the Neighborhood – Crash Course Kids #2.1

Earth and the Environment 2 118

Interactive game - Farm to fork (5-8) - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 2 118

Interactive game - Farm to fork (8-11) - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 3 122

discoverwater.org—We all use water

Earth and the Environment 3 122

Interactive game - Getting water to your house - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 3 122

Online Quiz

Earth and the Environment 4 126

YouTube video—Real World Science: Rocks and Minerals Promo

Earth and the Environment 4 126

YouTube video—How Eagle Mine Produces Nickel and Copper

Earth and the Environment 6 132

YouTube video—A Story About Sustainability

Earth and the Environment 6 132

Online material sorting game - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 6 132

YouTube video—Recycling – RTE's Morning Edition

Earth and the Environment 6 132

Interactive game - Waste and Recycling-Sorting  Activity - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment

6 132

Greenpeace—Beyond reduce, resuse, recycle: The 9 'R's of a sustainable life

Earth and the Environment Project 139

How to make water filter - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment

Project 141

YouTube video—Reduce, Reuse and Recycle, to enjoy a better life | Educational Video for Kids