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PUBLIC MARKS with tags gr7 & msvt

2009

Have Fun with Living History - Free streaming history videos & activities

by knann
American history is best served hot and there are lots of ways to warm up to it. At HFwH, we bring free streaming video, interactive presentations, and links to many other resources to bring history alive. Go a step beyond the social studies or history classroom and use all your senses to connect with American History through audio, video, and living history.

2008

3D Plant and Animal Cells Simulation

by knann
Cells are the basic unit of structure and function in living things. If you look inside cells, there are even smaller structures called organelles. Each organelle has a different function within a cell. Learn about plant and animal cell organelles in this interactive 3D simulation. View the cells from any angle by clicking and dragging, select a plant structure to learn more about its function.

The Five Kingdoms

by knann
A basic introduction to the classification system used to describe the biodiversity of life.

BAM! Body and Mind |

by knann, 1 comment (via)
From the CDC, a great interactive site for health topics: diseases, food and nutrition, physical activity, your safety, your life, your body. Resources for teachers here as well.

2007

Welcome to BugGuide.Net! - BugGuide.Net

by knann & 2 others
We are an online community of naturalists who enjoy learning about and sharing our observations of insects, spiders, and other related creatures. Includes clicable guide, taxonomy, images, and indo

The Animal Kingdom

by knann
Basic classification and resources

The Structure of a Leaf.

by knann
A leaf is adapted to absorb light in photosynthesis. Can you label the different parts on this cross section diagram of a leaf?

Microbes and Disease

by knann
A simple sorting activity to classify ailments caused by a virus or bacteria

Label Plant and Animal Cells

by knann
Click and drag the labels to the correct position. Be careful, you need to get it correct before you can move on to the next item.

Life Science Connections - Human Body Adventure

by knann (via)
Engaging site designed by a middle school teacher for grade 7 life science, but content can be used for 5th grade unit because of the way the information is presented in bulleted format with graphics. If students have trouble using the naviagation menu, use the site map:http://vilenski.org/science/humanbody/hb_html/map.html

Time for Kids

by knann & 1 other
Current news articles for grades k-1, 2-3, 4-7. Use with Clicker 5 or WordTalk for text to spech. Find the article, click the Print button. A new, plain web page will appear. Copy and paste directly into Word or a new Clicker document.

Trail of Tears

by knann
The relocation of the Native Americans to the Oklahoma Territory that became known as "The Trail of Tears", "The Trail Where They Cried " ("Nunna daul Tsuny") by the Cherokee, represents one of the darkest and saddest episodes of American history. It is a tragic tale of force winning out over decency and power winning out over justice.

2006

Chehalem Valley Middle School Classroom Blogs

by knann
A grade 7 classroom blog with a variety of posts to stimulate reading, writing, and learning. The teacher and each student has their own blog. This front page must be a feed of all the most recent posts from the blogroll. This is an easy way for keeping track of who is doing what.

The Wild Classroom

by knann
Great site with videos, lesson plans, and resources for biology. You can easily subscribe to the video podcasts from the home page. Topics include: Taxonomy and Classification, Cell Biology,Behavior,Biodiversity,RNA and DNA,Ecology,Development,Genetics,Immunology,Physiology,Plant Biology

InterMath / Dictionary / How to Use

by knann
The Interactive Mathematics Dictionary is a dictionary for middle school students.Description - Provides the term, definition and examples of the term. Related Terms - Provides related terms to term that was selected.Everyday Examples- Provides a model or picture of how or where the term is used in every day life. Interactive Checkpoints - Interactive problems related to the term.More Information - Provides links to explorations and historical information on related Internet sites. Challenge - Provides a link to the InterMath web site challenge that corresponds with the term.

Countdown

by knann
Math resource of video clips devoted to mathematics learning! Students call in to the tv host with a math problem. Together the problem is solved step-by-step.

Funworks

by knann
This Web site is about careers. Not just the interesting ones other people have, but the ones YOU can have. Don't know where to start? Well, dive right in and: EXPLORE many different areas, not just the ones that seem obvious. THINK about what you enjoy. See where it leads you. EXPERIENCE lots of ideas.

Cell Organelles

by knann
These interactive pictures show a plant and an animal cell with organelles labelled. They prepare you to use a microscope to observe and identify cells in living tissue.

Middle School Resources for Excel

by knann (via)
Lesson plan ideas for using Excel accross the curriculum with a special emphasis on math.

Scientific Calculator Lessons for Middle School Math

by knann
74 page pdf manual with step by step instructions for math lessons using a scienrific calculator.

Math Forum: Suzanne Alejandre: Math Lessons

by knann
Lots of resources for each mathematics strand

Quiltmaker

by knann
Design a quilt by clicking on the squares. Each square has 6 possible positions. Change COLORS by clicking the color palettes Make a quilt by clicking REPEAT, REFLECT or ROTATE

2005

The Broken Calculator

by knann (via)
Use the broken calculator to solve your math problems in a creative way. Can you add 2+2 if the addition key is broken? Sure can..how about (3*2)-2 . The answer is the same! Create some challenges for you, your friends, and teachers!

CountOn - The Rules of Sudoku

by knann
The rules of the game are simple: each of the nine blocks has to contain all the numbers 1-9 within its squares. Each number can only appear once in a row, column or box. Every puzzle has just one correct solution.

Animated Atlas: Growth of a Nation

by knann (via)
Engaging presentation illustrates the growth of the US from Post American Revolution through Post Civil War.

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