Physical Science Websites

 

 

Scientific Measurements

 

   

           1.     BIO4KIDS - contains basic biology on cell structure, cell function, the scientific method, classification,  

 

                 plants, animals systems & invertebrates.

           2.    Scientific Method - What is it? Who invented it?

           3.    How to use the scientific method.

           4.     The myths of the Scientific Method

           5.    Scientific Method -reviews sci. method & gives directions on how to conduct and design an experiments.

           6.    Scientific Method - explains it and has 2 labs

            7.  The Applet - great physic info.

            8.  Mathematics of Biology

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Measurement tools

 

              1.     Create A Graph - Helps create a graph online

           2.   Graph & Chart Resource

           3.   Commonly Used Metric Units - consists of unit, quantity measured, symbol and relationship

           4.    Virtual River - interactive activities that require observation and measurement

           5.   A Dictionary of Measurement

           6.   Metric System Practice

           7.   Unit Conversion Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Estimation vs Exact measurement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Sig. Fig & Sci. notation

 

 

             1.        Study Guide For units, scientific notation and sig. figs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Motion

 

               

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Simple Machines

 

             1.       Understanding Simple Machines

           2.     Work Is Simple With Simple Machines

           3.       Boston Museum: Leonardo Exhibit

           4.       Inventors Toolbox:  Simple Machines

           5.      Calculating Ideal Mechanical Advantage

           6.       Edheads - simple machine activities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Forces, 

           1. What is a force?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Waves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Light

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Energy

 

                1.  Energy Planet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Amusement Park Physics

 

               

               1.  Roller Coaster Physics

               2.  My Physicslab - Roller Coaster

               3.  Physics of Roller Coaster

               4.  What Do roller coasters Have To Do With Science and Physics

              5.  How A Roller Coaster Works - watch the PE and KE of a Roller Coaster

                 6.  Roller Coaster Building Online

              7.  Roller Coaster Physics - The Book
              8.  Amusement Park Physics: Roller Coaster
              9.   Inventing the Scream Machine
              10.  Discovery Channel: Thrills, Chills & Spills
              11.  Disney's Coaster
 

              12.  Funderstanding of Roller Coasters

             13.  How force and energy work

            14 How does weightlessness work?

            15.  Where should I sit to get the best ride?

           16.  What makes you dizzy when you spin?

          17.  The ultimate Rollercoaster

         18.  Designing a roller coaster ***

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Newton's Laws

 

            1.  What are Newton's Three Laws?

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Electricity

 

               

                  1.  Virtual Electricity Museum

                  2.   Electric Circuits - tutorial

                  3.   Basic Circuits - series, parallel, calculations

                  4.   Copper and Electricity

                  5.   Electricity Timeline

                 6.    Electricity Online

          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Solar System 

       1.  Astronomy For Kids - information consists of planets, sky maps & constellations.

           2.  Astronomy Picture of the Day

           3.  Virtual Solar System

           4.  Solar System Exploration

           5.  Sky and Telescope Magazine

           6.  Space Weather

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mechanical Waves and Sound

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Earth's surface & interior

 

           1.   Earth Science Picture of the Day

           2.  Earth Viewer - view earth from different parts of the world

           3.   Geography4Kids - earth's structure

            4.  The Story of Plate Tectonics

            5.   Plate Tectonics Encyclopedia

           6.   Plate Tetonics Extremes

           7.  The Earth's Floor:  Plate Tetonics

            8.  What is so important about hardness?

           9.   Virtual Cave Tours - minerals, erosion

           10.  Mineral Database

           11.   Mineral Gallery

            12.  Smithsonian Gem & Mineral Collection

           13.    Mineral and Rock encyclopedia

           14.    Bob's Rock Guide - Online magazine on rocks and minerals

           15.     All About Minerals - great site

           16.      Erosion Websites

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Science of Sports

 

        1.  Superbowl Physics

            2.  Physics is the Foundation for Sports

            3.  Science of Sports what does science have to do with sports?

            4.  Science of hockey

           5.   Science of Cycling

           6.   Sport Science

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Science of ......

 

             

           1.          How Stuff Works - many things to choose from to see how they work

           2.         Science of Toymaking

           3.          Every Day Science

           4.         The Science of Superheros

 

                   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Physic Animations

 

   1.   Physic Animation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Road Runner Physics

 

 

   1. Physics of Road Runner

           2.    Wile E. Coyote Problems

           3.    Cartoon Laws of Physics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ask-A-Scientist

 

 

 

            1.     Geologists

            2.     Scientists

            3.    Expert - from Scientific American

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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