Science 5-6A

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Unit 1- Scales, Feathers, & Fur                  1    2    3    4    5    6    7  
Unit 2 - Uniquely You                                  8    9    10    11    
Unit 3 - Waves & Energy                            12    13    14    15         
Unit 4  - Oceans of Water, Oceans of Air   16    17    18    19    20

Unit I - Scales, Feathers, & Fur

Chapter 1 - The Nature of Science

    What is Science?
    Life Science    Histology    Career in Botany   
    Paleontology (We would say the oceans of Kansas are from the flood or more recent)
    Entomology  Resources    Insect sounds
    Marine Biology   Another link

Chapter 2 - Living Things

    Is that alive? You will have to sign up to gain access to resources
    Cell Models
    Mitosis Animation        Meiosis Animation

Chapter 3 - Classification

    Plant classification        Animal classification            Linnaeus for teachers

Chapter 4 - Fish

    Virtual Aquarium    Sharks    Fish Biology   Have fun building a virtual aquarium

Chapter 5 - Amphibians and Reptiles

    Guide to amphibians    Frog Identification with sounds   Reptile & Amphibian care    Dinosaur Questions

Chapter 6 - Birds

    Bird Identification (some with songs)   Bird Migration    
    Bird Feathers (has a small bit of evolution)    Bird Stories

Chapter 7 - Mammals

 About Mammals    Polar Bears    Polar Bear Adaptation   Facts    Mammal Puzzles    Information about many mammals   More on Mammals   Hear the whales  Sea songs  Singing whales   Teacher's resource

Unit 2 - Uniquely You (Resources are few for this unit)

Chapter 8 - What am I worth?

   How valuable am I?   How Much Am I Worth?

Chapter 9 - Taking Care of Yourself

    Taking Care    Emotional Needs    Health Information    Stress    Abuse

Chapter 10 - What's the Difference

    Growth in Humans    Puberty

Chapter 11 - Ready For The Future

    Adolescent Guide    Adolescent Health   Focus on Adolescence   Teen Sexual Behaviors

Unit 3 - Waves and Energy

Chapter 12 - Waves of Energy Energy Information

    Longitudinal waves

Chapter 13 - Light

    Refraction    Check for Color Blindness    Play with a prism

Chapter 14 - Sound

   Sound is Energy     

Chapter 15 - Heat Resource for Teacher

    Heat transfer        Multimedia on Heat    A giant convection current - the Gulf Stream

Unit 4 - Oceans of Water, Oceans of Air

Chapter 16 - The World Ocean

    Ocean Current & Temperature Map    Oceanography resources

Chapter 17 - Ocean Resources

   Ocean Resources

Chapter 18 - Meteorology

   Meteorology

Chapter 19 - Elements of Weather

   Elements of the Weather   Teachers' Resource

Chapter 20 - Climate

   World Climate Zones    Global Climates