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Scholastic Opinion Video
This Week's Lessons
Go to http://sni.scholastic.com/SN3 (Student sign in : just4owls)
Watch the Featured Video. Then write an opinion page on what you learned.



Science Jams
Watch the Jam, then click on "Test Yourself". You must get 80% or better
Week 2: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/scientific-theory-and-evid.htm
Week 3: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/scientific-methods.htm
Week 4: Rocks / Science Inquiry
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/weathering-and-erosion.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/sidentify-outcomes.htm
Week 5: Rocks / Science Inquiry
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/rock-cycle.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/collect-data.htm
Week 6: Rocks / Plants
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/igneous-rocks.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/roots-stems.htm
Week 7: Food Webs / Vertebrates/Invertebrates
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/ecosystems/food-webs.htm
4th. http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/invertebrates.htm
Week 8: Science Inquiry / Inherited Traits
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/sidentify-outcomes.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/animal-organ-systems.htm OR
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/animal-life-cycles.htm
Week 9: Science Inquiry / Adaptations
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/collect-data.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/animal-adaptations.htm
Week 10: Branches of Govt
3rd and 4th: Watch (and sing?) this rap https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCB8EOY5d48 Answer the question "Who's got the power?"
Week 11:
3rd/4th: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFroMQlKiag Draw a diagram how a bill becomes a law
Week 12:
3rd/4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/seeing.htm
Week 13:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/human-body.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/earthquakes.htm
Week 14:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/skeletal-system.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/volcanoes.htm
Week 15:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/circulatory-system.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/weathering-and-erosion.htm
Week 17:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/respiratory-system.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/human-body.htm
Week 18:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/nervous-system.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/skeletal-system.htm
Week 19:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/animal-cells.htm
4th:http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/circulatory-system.htm
Week 20:
3rd.4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/human-body/smelling.htm
Week 21:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/light-absorb-reflect-refract.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/natural-resources.htm
Week 22:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/sound.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/renewable-fuels.htm
Week 23:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/ecosystems/ecosystems.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/current-electricity-elec-circuits.htm
Week 24:
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/ecosystems/changes-ecosystems.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/magnetism.htm
Week 25
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/vertebrates.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/water-cycle.htm
Week 26
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/animal-life-cycles.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/clouds-and-precipitation.htm
Week 27
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/animals/animal-adaptations.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/weather-and-climate.htm
Week 28
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/roots-stems.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/weather-instruments.htm
Week 29
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/photosynthesis.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/air-pressure-and-wind.htm
Week 30
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/flowers.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/air-masses-and-fronts.htm
Week 31
3rd: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/plant-with-seeds.htm
4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/weather-and-climate/earths-atmosphere.htm
Week 32
3rd: and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/properties-of-matter.htm
Week 33
3rd: and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/atoms.htm
Week 34
3rd:and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/solids-liquids-gases.htm
Week 35
3rd: and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/energy-and-matter.htm
Week 36
3rd:and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/solar-system/solar-system-inner.htm
Week 37
3rd:and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/solar-system/sgravity-and-inertia.htm
Week 38
3rd:and 4th: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/solar-system/day-on-earth.htm

Butterflies
http://kids.sandiegozoo.org/animals/insects/butterfly
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/animals/butterfly.html
https://kidskonnect.com/animals/butterfly

Dolphins
https://www.dolphins.org/kids_dolphin_facts
http://www.dolphins-world.com/dolphin-information/
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/bottlenose-dolphin/#bottlenose-dolphin-jumping.jpg
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/animals/dolphin.html
https://www.dolphins.org/kids_dolphin_facts
http://www.defenders.org/dolphin/basic-facts
http://www.dolphins-world.com/
http://us.whales.org/whales-and-dolphins/facts-about-dolphins

Specific type of Dolphin: http://www.dolphins-world.com/types-of-dolphins/ Click on one of the species of dolphins to learn more about it.
How we can help http://www.dolphins-world.com/dolphins-and-humans/

VIDEOS OF DOLPHINS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUHHH6uWcuc
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUHHH6uWcuc
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8n2Rvejs2i8

Scholastic Magazine Online http://sni.scholastic.com/SN3
our password is acornowls1
You can look up past issues here

Rocks
http://www.rocksforkids.com/RFK/howrocks.html#Cycle

Renewable Resources Game "Hungry Mice"
http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/energy/site/EIZGame4.asp

3rd Grade Internet Science Site
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/grade_level_help/life_science_third_3rd_grade_science.htm
4th Grade Internet Science Site
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_4th_science_new.htm
http://www.lessonpathways.com/Pathways/Detail/583/science

Science Experiment Videos
http://www.sciencebob.com/experiments/videos/index.php

Engineering Games
http://pbskids.org/designsquad/topbuilder/7/

Owl Pellet
video on how to dissect http://www.kidwings.com/teacher/owlpellets/
simulation http://www.kidwings.com/owlpellets/pelletform/index.htm
56 sec Video of owl ejecting pellet http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=waLiTmLr1nM

Science Fair Ideas
3rd and 4th grade should pick Beginner/Difficult to Intermediate/Difficult
www.ScienceBuddies.org

Dust Bowl Movie
http://www.weru.ksu.edu/vids/dust002.mpg

Deforestation affects erosion in Haiti
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/broadband/theedge/specialcoverage/sfl-edge-n-haiti-erode,0,1593924.flash

Electromagnetism
http://www.howstuffworks.com/electromagnet.htm

Erosion
http://nroc.mpls.k12.mn.us/Environmental%20Science/course%20files/multimedia/lesson54/animations/4c_Erosion.html

Weathering Simulation
http://ees.as.uky.edu/sites/default/files/elearning/module07swf.swf

Science Simulations
http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulations/category/new
Owl Pellet Simulation http://www.kidwings.com/owlpellets/pelletform/index.htm

Scholastic Study Jams
http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/studyjams-interactive-math-and-science-activities#rocks-minerals-landforms
PBS Kids
http://pbskids.org/zoom/games/index.html

Various Science Games
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/science.htm

http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/kidsite/

Chemistry Games
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Elementsgames.htm

Science Experiments
http://www.sciencebob.com/experiments/index.php
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/experiments.html
with worksheets! http://www.monstersciences.com/
great science lesson plans http://www.crscience.org/volunteers/lessonarchive


Wild Animals
www.nwf.org.htm

Habitat video - cute cartoon: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/119275090103615518/

DESERT
Desert Animals http://www.exploringnature.org/db/subcat_detail_index.php?dbID=43&sortSubCat=desert

Producers/ Consumers / Decomposers
Decomposers 1 minute video
http://activities.macmillanmh.com/science/ca/scienceinmotion/Common/SIM.html?Module=../Grade4/Chapter1-MicroorganismsAtWork/