Science - Gr.4 Online Interactives

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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/

 
CBC Kids: Can you recycle it? site description for CBC Kids: Can you recycle it?
This quiz tests students about some everyday items and whether those items can be recycled. 
https://www.cbc.ca/kidscbc2/the-feed/what-should-go-in-the-garbage-
and-what-should-get-recycled

 
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.oceanfutures.org/exploration/expeditions/northwestern-ha
waiian-islands/videos/trash-spin-cycle

 
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://edmonton.recycle.game/

 
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
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