Sink or Float: The Weight of Water and You
A simple experiment for you to try at home.
A tour of the water cycles
Layers of the earth: Content
Layers of the Earth: Slide Presentation with discussion questions
Rocks: Slide Presentation with discussion questions
Minerals: Slide Presentation with discussion questions
Igneous Rocks: Slide Presentation with discussion questions
Sedimentary Rocks: Slide Presentation with discussion questions
Metamorphic Rocks: Slide Presentation with discussion questions
Rocks and Minerals: Slide Show and Discussion Questions
What are rocks? Metamorphic, Sedimentary, and Igneous
Common Minerals and Their Uses
This Planet Really Rocks!
Possible Crystal Shapes
Scientist who study rocks
The Rock Cyle
BrainPop: Types of Rocks/ Clip and Quiz
BrainPop: Crystals/ Clip and Quiz
BrainPop: Rock Cycle/ Clip and Quiz
The Virtual Cave
Wonderful pictures of various types of caves including:solution
tubes, sea caves, and others. Visit the depths of the earth
As Rocky says, "your hard hats on and let's go digging for
some fun and
facts!" A great introduction to rock collecting and rock
Earth Materials Expert Page and WebQuest. Mrs. Manahan created
in our classroom. It is still a work in progress, so please let
her know if
something isn't working as it should be.
Ms. Frizzle and the Magic School Bus invites you to explore and
Word and action games,plus slideshows that reveal what it's like
to be an astronaut.