Science - Gr.5 Online Interactives

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Scholastic Study Jams: Mixtures site description for Scholastic Study Jams: Mixtures
Watch this animated video that describes how a mixture contains two or more substances that retain all their original properties and can be physically separated. Try the quiz to test your understanding. 
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/mixtu
res.htm

 
Scholastic Study Jams: Changes of Matter site description for Scholastic Study Jams: Changes of Matter
This three minute animated video uses campfires and s'mores to explain physical & chemical changes of matter. Physical changes mean matter changes size or shape; chemical and nuclear changes alter matter on an atomic level. 
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/chang
es-of-matter.htm

 
Scholastic Study Jams: The Periodic Table site description for Scholastic Study Jams: The Periodic Table
This four minute animated video is about the Periodic Table, the chart that scientists use to organize the elements. The chart shows each element’s name and symbol, the number of protons in its nucleus, and its characteristics and room temperature. 
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/perio
dic-table.htm

 
Scholastic Study Jams: Acids and Bases site description for Scholastic Study Jams: Acids and Bases
This video describes acids and bases. Learn how to tell the difference between the two and how to test them. After the video, you can take a short quiz to test your understanding.  
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/acids
-and-bases.htm

 
BBC: Reversible and Irreversible Changes site description for BBC: Reversible and Irreversible Changes
Explore what happens as you change materials in this interactive activity.  
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/materials/reversib
le_irreversible_changes/play.shtml

 
The Rocket Shop site description for The Rocket Shop
Have fun as you learn about the science of aerodynamics with these rockets. There are four different rockets to experiment with. 
http://interactive.knowitall.org/interactive/hobbyshop/Rocket/

 
BBC: Keeping Warm site description for BBC: Keeping Warm
Drag and drop objects to try and insulate the water. Once you have picked the best insulator, watch what happens over time to the temperature of the water. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/materials/keeping_
warm/play_popup.shtml

 
Scholastic Study Jams: Solids, Liquids and Gases site description for Scholastic Study Jams: Solids, Liquids and Gases
Play the video to learn more about the states of matter: solids, liquids and gases. You can also have fun singing along with the song or trying the quiz. 
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/matter/solid
s-liquids-gases.htm

 
States of Matter site description for States of Matter
Learn about solids, liquids, and gases. Then you will need to sort all of the things into the correct category. 
http://www.abcya.com/states_of_matter.htm

 
BBC: Changing and Grouping Materials site description for BBC: Changing and Grouping Materials
Sort the objects by what they are made of: rubber, glass, wood, or metal. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/6_7/grouping_materia
ls_fs.shtml

 
BBC: Changing State site description for BBC: Changing State
Explore what happens as you change the state of materials in this interactive activity.  
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/materials/changing_state/
play/popup.shtml

 
Science in Motion: Separating Mixtures site description for Science in Motion: Separating Mixtures
View the two interactives on separating mixtures and then test your knowledge by doing the activity. 
http://activities.macmillanmh.com/science/ca/scienceinmotion/Common
/SIM.html?Module=../Grade5/Chapter7-SeparatingMixtures/

 
Science in Motion: Formation of Carbon Dioxide site description for Science in Motion: Formation of Carbon Dioxide
View the two animations on carbon dioxide and then try the Gear Grab activity. 
http://activities.macmillanmh.com/science/ca/scienceinmotion/Common
/SIM.html?Module=../Grade5/Chapter8-FormationOfCarbonDioxide/

 
BBC: Gases Around Us site description for BBC: Gases Around Us
Explore the properties of gases in this interactive activity.  
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/9_10/gases_fs.shtml
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