Cool Links

Ms. Cooper's Favorite Science Links on the Internet!!!!


Alkaseltzer Experiments!!! Great for science fair (or just for 
fun!)
http://www.alkaseltzer.com/as/student_experiment.html

Bill Nye the Science Guy Online
http://www.stevespanglerscience.com/experiments/

Atom's family
http://www.miamisci.org/af/sln/index.html

All about atoms
http://education.jlab.org/atomtour/index.html

Kid's Planet 
Lots of fun stuff (check out the animal fact page)
http://www.kidsplanet.org/

Cool Digital Microscope source
http://digiblue.com/digital_blue/qx5.html

Source for DROPPER POPPERS, UV beads, and other cool science 
supplies- 
Educational Innovations Inc.
http://www.teachersource.com

Why does salt melt ice? I very cool animation that you can 
interact with to see what happens on a particle level.
http://antoine.frostburg.edu/chem/senese/101/solutions/faq/why-salt-melts-ice.shtml

Wondering about how the angle of the sun effects our seasons? 
Check out this really cool tutorial!
http://daphne.palomar.edu/jthorngren/tutorial.htm

Here's another look at the Sun's angle and how it effects the 
earth. This is a great simulation!
https://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/007299181x/student_view0/chapter2/seasons_interactive.html

Science songs
http://www.songsforteaching.com/tickletunetyphoon/atommatter.htm

The T.W.I.N.K.I.E. Science Site (T.W.I.N.K.I.E.S. stands for 
Tests With Inorganic Noxious Kakes In Extreme Situations.)
http://www.twinkiesproject.com/

Chemicals in Fireworks!! This is REALLY COOL!!!!!!
http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/CHEMWEEK/fireworks/fireworks.htm

Proton Don- quiz yourself
http://www.funbrain.com/periodic/index.html

Very Cool Morph of Leonardo Da Vinci with the Mona Lisa
http://library.thinkquest.org/13681/data/link2.htm

A fun activity to quiz your knowledge on Liquids, Solids, and 
Gasses
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/science_8_9.shtml

Archemedies and the Golden Crown-Eureka! How to Measure Volume
http://www.math.nyu.edu/~crorres/Archimedes/Crown/CrownIntro.html

Fun with Diet Coke and Mentos!!!
Ms. Cooper's FAVORITE!!!
http://eepybird.com

Mythbusters Fan Site. Lots of science fun here!
http://dsc.discovery.com/fansites/mythbusters/mythbusters.html

Steve Spangler has some really cool videos 
of some fun experiments. 
He is also a great source for some cool
science supplies such as super absorbant polymer 
jelly marbles and UV beads.
Steve Spangler's Cool Science Experiments

Darwin Awards- Gotta love the stories about these incredibly 
STUPID people!
http://www.darwinawards.com/darwin/

Mr. Storm's Website
http://www.djusd.k12.ca.us/valleyoak/bstorm/

California State Science Standards
http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/scmain.asp

Science with Peeps!! A little Easter Fun!
http://www.peepresearch.org/index.html

Tracking animals by looking at their poop...er SCAT. A very 
interesting video
http://www.expertvillage.com/video/4157_animal-tracking-scat.htm

Some more interesting info on Scat. Nature Bowlers should study 
this.
http://www.bear-tracker.com/animalscat.html

A GREAT Volcano site!!!! Lots of cool ways to make models and 
some great volcano pictures.
http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/

Interview of Rebecca Skoot- author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks


Google