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BrainPop Science

Username: adamspop2

Password: brainpop

World Book Web

UN: ecadams PW: ecadams

 

Lab Report Documents
Parachute Investigation Lab Report Calendar How to Write a Lab Report
Lab Report Rubric 2013-2014 Lab Report Instructions- 2013-14
Lab Report Graphic Organizer 2013-2014
   

 

Earth in Space
  Videos
  Birth of the Solar System
  Formation of the Solar System
  The Solar System - Space School
  National Geographic The Story of Earth Part 1
   
   
   
   

 

Astronomy and the Earth in Space Review Materials
Notes and Study Guides
Earth-Sun-Moon Review
Astronomy Unit Vocabulary List Interactive Animations
Study Guide: Earth in Space- Part 1 Daylight Hours Explorer
Practice Quiz: Earth in Space- Part 1 Earth-Sun Relations
Practice Quiz: Earth in Space- Answer Key Earth Observatory Global Maps
Study Guide- Earth in Space- Part 2: Seasons Earth, Sun, Moon  (A simple but clear explanation)
Practice Questions: Earth in Space
Seasons Review Formation of Solar System Review
Seasons Interactive I Solar System Formation
Seasons Interactive II How Do Planets Form?
Seasons on Earth Tutuorial How Did Our Planets Form?
Seasons Practice Questions
Great Review of Seasons Moon Phases Review

Phases of the Moon Simulation

Tides Review Phases of the Moon Interactive
What Causes the Tides? Lunar Phase Simulator
Tides and Water Levels Lunar Cycle Challenge
Tides Simulator (Awesome Visual) The Moon - Phases of the Moon
Lunar Cycles and Tides Interactive

Current Moon Phase

Solar and Lunar Eclipse Review
Blocking Your View: Eclipses

Solar Eclipses for Beginners

Eclipse Explanation from National Geographic
Eclipse Animation
Solar and Lunar Eclipse Animations

 

 

Force and Motion Review Materials
Notes and Study Guides
Websites for Review
Force and Motion Unit Review  
Force and Motion Unit Review Powerpoint  
Study Guide Answer Key Part 1  
Study Guide Answer Key Part 2  
Unit Test Study Guide Practice Questions and Vocabulary  
   
Gravity
  Gravity Simulation
   
  How to Think About Gravity
  Phet Physics Lunar Lander
   
Newton's Laws of Motion Newton's Laws of Motion
Newton's Laws of Motion Illustrated
Newton's Laws of Motion
The Science of NHL Hockey: Newton's Three Laws of Motion
Forces Forces
Force Review Study Guide The Meaning of Force
What is Force?
All About Forces
Speed and Velocity Speed and Velocity
Study Guide- Speed How to Calculate Speed
Measuring Speed at Skool
Motion Vocabulary List
Speed Distance Time Practice Graphing 2013-14 (with answers) Graph with a Helicopter (Click View Online- Free)
Speed Distance Time Practice Problems (with answers) 2013-14 Representing Motion with Distance-Time Graphs (GREAT)
Speed and Distance Practice Problems Velocity, Speed, and Motion... Oh My!
Extra Practice: Speed, Distance, Time Practice Problems Speed and Velocity Song
 

Force and Motion StudyJam (watch the animation)

Acceleration Acceleration
Acceleration Notes Acceleration Simulation 1
Acceleration Study Guide Accelertion Simulation 2
Accelerate a Car and watch the graph
Acceleration of a Car - Change the acceleration and watch the graph change
Velocity (d- t) Graphs
How to Calculate Acceleration with Khan Academy- Only watch the first 4 minutes
 
  Forces in a Bicycle Ride
Motorcycle Jump (Click "View Online- Free")
   
 

 

 

Genetics and Heredity Review Materials
Notes and Study Guides
Websites for Review
Inheritance/Genetics Notes & Study Guides Inheritance and Genetics Basics
Genetics Unit Test Study Guide Tour of the Basics
Genetics Unit Test Study Guide Answer Key Genetics Student Tutorials
Heredity and Genetics Quiz 1 Study Guide Part DNA Fom the Beginning
Heredity and Genetics Quiz 2 Study Guide Part 2 What is Inheritance?
Genetics and Heredity Vocabulary  
   
Genetic Engineering (GMO) Websites Trait Dominance and Punnett Squares
Who Wants to be a Genetic Engineer? Incomplete Dominance and Codominance
What is Genetic Engineering and How Does it Work? Punnett Square Tutorial and Practice
Genetic Engineering (Very Helpful) Introduction to Genetics and Punnett Squares
20 questions on genetically modified foods Dragon Genetics Web Lab
Genetic engineering for Kids  
  Mitosis and Meiosis
Genetic Mutations and Disorders Websites Tour of the Basics: Mitosis and Meiosis
The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection and Adaptation Mitosis Tutorial at CelllsAlive.com
Mutations and Natural Selection of Bacteria Mitosis Animation at JohnKyrk.com
What is a genetic disease? How Cells Divide
What is a mutation? Lew-Port's Meiosis Animation
What is a gene mutation? Stem Cell Differentiation Animation
Genetic Mutations (Brainpop)  
What Are Genetic Disorders? DNA, Genes, and Protein Websites
How do Mutations Cause Genetic Disorders DNA Review Animation
  Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)
  What is DNA and How Does it Work?
  DNA Is a Structure that Encodes...
  What Exactly is a Gene?
Genetic Testing Information Genetics 101: What is a Gene? (cartoon)
What is Genetic Testing? Introduction to DNA, Genes, & Genomes
Genetic Testing Genes and Chromosomes Fact Sheet
Gene Testing Genetics Animations
What is  Genetic Testing for Disease? Gene to Protein- Flow of Genetic Information
  Gene to Protein Animation
  Protein Synthesis
  DNA to Protein Video
  The Cell’s Protein Factory in Action

 

Astronomy and the Earth in Space Review Materials
Notes and Study Guides
Earth-Sun-Moon Review
Astronomy Unit Vocabulary List Interactive Animations
Study Guide: Earth in Space- Part 1 Daylight Hours Explorer
Practice Quiz: Earth in Space- Part 1 Earth-Sun Relations
Practice Quiz: Earth in Space- Answer Key Earth Observatory Global Maps
Study Guide- Earth in Space- Part 2: Seasons Earth, Sun, Moon  (A simple but clear explanation)
Practice Questions: Earth in Space
Seasons Review Formation of Solar System Review
Seasons Interactive I Solar System Formation
Seasons Interactive II How Do Planets Form?
Seasons on Earth Tutuorial How Did Our Planets Form?
Seasons Practice Questions
Great Review of Seasons Moon Phases Review

Phases of the Moon Simulation

Tides Review Phases of the Moon Interactive
What Causes the Tides? Lunar Phase Simulator
Tides and Water Levels Lunar Cycle Challenge
Tides Simulator (Awesome Visual) The Moon - Phases of the Moon
Lunar Cycles and Tides Interactive

Current Moon Phase

Solar and Lunar Eclipse Review
Blocking Your View: Eclipses

Solar Eclipses for Beginners

Eclipse Explanation from National Geographic
Eclipse Animation
Solar and Lunar Eclipse Animations

 

 

 

Water Quality Resources and Materials
Notes and Study Guides
Websites for Review
Watershed Vocabulary- Part 1 The World's Water: Water, Water Everywhere
Quiz 1 Study Guide- Water on Earth Water Cycle Animation
Quiz 3 Study Guide- Aquatic Ecology and Pollution Water Cycle Interactive with Definitions
Watershed Vocabulary- Part 2 Hydrologic Cycle Animation
Water Cycle Interactive Diagram for Review
Water Cycle Quiz Online
Watershed Resources
  What Is A Watershed?
  What's a Watershed?

 

 

Guidelines and Help with Graphing and Lab Reports
Lab Report Rubric (for directions and guidelines)
How to Write a Lab Report (for an overview)
How To Construct a Bar Graph (more help with graphing)
 
 

 

 

7th Grade Resources

UNIT VOCABULARY LISTS, STUDY GUIDES, DIAGRAMS, AND PRACTICE QUIZZES

UNIT/TOPIC
VOCABULARY LISTS AND STUDY GUIDES
PRACTICE QUIZZES AND TESTS
Experiments, Investigation, and Variables
Online Practice QUIZ about Variables
Practice Identifying Variables at Quia

 

Characteristics of Life

 

Microbes, Bacteria, and Foodborne Illness

 

Cells
Elodea cells with chloroplasts Plant Cell Structures Review Game
Cheek Cells Animal Cell Structures Review Game
Two Cheek Cells Stained Cell Trading Card Template

 

Human Body Systems

Blank Skeleton Diagram to Label

     
Energy, Force, and Work

Energy, Work and Machines Vocabulary

 
 
 
CELLS
Interactive Tour of the Cell (An awesome tour!)
Cell Organelle Table Cell Explorer (AMAZING TOUR OF A CELL)
Cells Alive! Cell Structure and Processes (Includes a Quiz)
Cell Tutorial An Owner's Guide to the Cell
Inside a Cell Construct a Cell
The Stuff of Life (CLICK ON CELL EXPLORER)
 
Moving Materials Across the Cell Membrane
Cell Membrane Tutorial (Click "View" to see program)

Passive Transport- Taking the Easy Road

Membrane Transport (move slowly - it is long but good!)

Active Transport (click on "Active Transport" for animation)

 
Mitosis and Cell Division
Mitosis and Cell Division Mitosis Tutorial
Mitosis  
Zebra Fish Embryo Development (Click to Open Movie)
 
Photosynthesis and Cell Respiration
Night and Day: Photosynthesis and Respiration (click on label for animation)

Cellular Respiration Animation

(Click on "THE BIG PICTURE" on the bottom left)

Cell Respiration Animation (Click on "Introduction" on the bottom left- Do NOT watch the rest of the animation)
 
CHARACTERISTICS OF LIFE
 
 

FOOD PRESERVATION

 

Human Body Systems
How the Body Works You need Adobe Shockwave to play this. a GREAT website for human body review and quizzes
Body System Matching Simple Body System matching game
Skeletal System Components Awesome explanation of skeletal system structures and functions
The Virtual Body: Bones Skeletal system functions explained
Skeleton Shakedown Put the broken skeleton back together!
Label the Bones A simple game of bone identification
Skeletal System Identification Another simple bone identification game
Whack a Bone A fun game to learn the names of the bones
Inside the Human Body Mad Lab: The Respiratory System Go to Grades 7-12 for fun activities
Mysteries of the Heart A fun BrainPop movie and animation about the heart and circulatory system
Interactive Body Game A fun game. Drag and drop body parts into the body. A bit challenging!
Human Body Quiz Game A short but fun quiz about body parts
   
 

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