Science - Gr.4 Online Interactives

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What Goes Where? site description for What Goes Where?
This is an interactive game from the City of Edmonton. Try this waste sorting game - sort the materials correctly and win fun items to build your own digital park! 
https://recollect.net/sorting-game/edmonton/

 
EcoKids: I Don't Want to Clean my Room site description for EcoKids: I Don't Want to Clean my Room
Help Anita clean up her room. It's a mess but everything has a specific bin it can get put into. 
https://ecokids.ca/swf-files/i-dont-want-to-clean-my-room/i-dont-wa
nt-to-clean-my-room.swf

 
EcoKids: Garlic Spray site description for EcoKids: Garlic Spray
How can you use garlic to keep bugs out of your garden and backyard? 
https://ecokids.ca/swf-files/garlic-spray/GarlicSpray.swf

 
National Geographic Kids: Recycle Roundup site description for National Geographic Kids: Recycle Roundup
Help clean up the park. You'll need to sort the garbage and recycle. 
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/games/actiongames/recycle-r
oundup/

 
It's Time to Test Your Water Sense site description for It's Time to Test Your Water Sense
Play this game, collecting water drops and avoiding the water wasters, to learn about ways to conserve water! 
https://www3.epa.gov/watersense/quiz/game_kids.html

 
Unplugged site description for Unplugged
Join 00Watt on his mission to defeat Terawattus Energivorus and free the household from the overuse of energy! You'll find lots of tips for energy conservation.  
http://www.hydroquebec.com/games/unplugged/

 
EcoKids: The Great Garbage Caper site description for EcoKids: The Great Garbage Caper
There's a big pile of garbage behind the school. The principal has called you in and asked you to deal with it. So, hold your nose and see if you can solve the problem. 
https://ecokids.ca/swf-files/gamesPage/waste.swf

 
EcoKids: Waste Quiz site description for EcoKids: Waste Quiz
This quiz is filled with questions about reducing, reusing and recycling. 
https://ecokids.ca/swf-files/gamesPage/ecoQuiz.swf

 
EcoKids: Yard Sale site description for EcoKids: Yard Sale
Yard sales are great ways to find new homes for used items. In this activity, Anita's family is having a yard sale and it's up to you to price each item and sell it. 
https://ecokids.ca/swf-files/yard-sale/yard-sale.swf

 
Educapoles.org: Polluting Waste - very embarassing leftovers site description for Educapoles.org: Polluting Waste - very embarassing leftovers
Some energy waste matter is toxic and can no longer be used. Sometimes, like batteries, this waste can be recycled. what happens if the waste cannot be recycled? 
http://www.educapoles.org/assets/swf/animations_loader.swf?path=/as
sets/uploads/flashanims_files/energy_20_polluting_waste_071128.swf&
lg=en

 
Trash on the Spin Cycle (video) site description for Trash on the Spin Cycle (video)
In this video, you can join Jean-Michel Cousteau as he and his team investigate trash on the Kure Atoll and in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. 
http://www.pbs.org/kqed/oceanadventures/video/gyre

 
Recycle This site description for Recycle This
Do you know which bin to put all of the items in? 
http://climatekids.nasa.gov/recycle-this/

 
NOVA: Power of Poop site description for NOVA: Power of Poop
This 3 1/2 minute video describes how farmers can use animal poop as energy for their farm. How does the anaerobic digester work to create energy and fertilizer? How can we use human waste as well? 
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tech/power-of-poop.html

 
Professor Garfield: Water site description for Professor Garfield: Water
There are many areas to explore here. In the top menu, you can see three topics: Uses of Water, States of Water and the Water Cycle. For each topic, you can Read, do the Practice activities and then take a quiz. 
http://www.professorgarfield.org/yourfuture/sm_water.html

 
BBC: Water Calculator site description for BBC: Water Calculator
Calculate your water usage around the home (in litres per day) using this interactive visual tool. 
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/629/629/5086298.stm

 
Organics Cross-off site description for Organics Cross-off
In this game, you will need to click on each of the organics to cross it off the list. The list below tells you how many to cross off. This game defines organics as anything that came from something living. 
http://www.westtorrens.sa.gov.au/WTORWebFile/Organics_Cross_Off/Org
anics-Crossoff.html

 
The Recycle It Quiz site description for The Recycle It Quiz
The worm is going to ask you some questions about recycling. Find out what your recycled materials are going to be turned into. 
http://www.westtorrens.sa.gov.au/WTORWebFile/Recycle_it/WTC-Quiz.ht
ml

 
The Return-It Story site description for The Return-It Story
In this interactive video from Alberta, you can follow a container's "circle of life": from grocery store, to your home, to the recycling centre and back to the store. 
http://www.encorp.ca/returnit/encp_return-it_level-1.cfm

 
The Story of Bottled Water site description for The Story of Bottled Water
The Story of Bottled Water describes the environmental and financial impact of using bottled water instead of tap water. This animated documentary is by Annie Leonard and Free Range Studios, the makers of "The Story of Stuff." 
http://www.storyofstuff.org/movies-all/story-of-bottled-water/

 
Recycling Drag and Drop site description for Recycling Drag and Drop
Drag each material into the appropriate bin. This is an Australian game, so you'll see rubbish instead of garbage. 
http://www.westtorrens.sa.gov.au/WTORWebFile/Drag_drop/Drag-drop.ht
ml

 
Green learning: Eneraction site description for Green learning: Eneraction
EnerGuy and his friends are on a mission to conserve energy. Check out these superheroes and help them on their mission. 
http://eneraction.greenlearning.ca/

 
Energy Hogs site description for Energy Hogs
Energy Hogs are stealing all the energy from your home! These games and activities will help you stop the hogs and become an official Energy Hog Buster! 
http://www.energyhog.org/childrens.htm

 
Once Upon a Tide site description for Once Upon a Tide
This movie "is a fictional narrative that blends the moral and visual elements of a fairy tale to inspire us to recognize the importance of ocean conservation." [site] 
http://www.healthyoceans.org/

 
Eeko World site description for Eeko World
On this interactive site, you can build your own Eeko creature and take some steps towards creating an environmentally friendly home. 
http://pbskids.org/eekoworld/

 
The Transistor Recycler site description for The Transistor Recycler
In this game, you are working at a transistor recycling facility. As the items go across on the conveyor belt, pick out the ones that do not contain a transistor. Hint: find out which items contain a transistor before you begin. 
http://nobelprize.org/educational_games/physics/transistor/recycler
/index.html

 
WebRangers: Trash Talkin' site description for WebRangers: Trash Talkin'
Take a look at the items and decide which should be recycled and which should go in the trash can. 
http://www.webrangers.us/activities/trashtalk/index.cfm
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