Fun Ways To Learn Science
The following science links provide engaging games, information and activities. These links offer a way for students to expand and extend their understanding of science topics that are of personal interest or are being explored in class.
Grouse Mountain Bear Cam This live video feed provides a look inside the hibernation den of two grizzly bears.
Kids Health This site offers information about a variety of health topics. The sections titled "How The Body Works" and "Health Problems" relate to the grade 5 science curriculum strand, Understanding Life Systems: Human Organ Systems.
National Geographic Kids This engaging and visually appealing site provides information, games, and videos about a variety of topics. Grade 2 students will find information related to the science strand, Understanding Life Systems: Growth & Changes in Animals and grade 6 students will find facts related to the Understanding Earth and Space Systems: Space strand.
BBC - Schools Science Clips The interactive science activities on this site are organized by age categories. You will find several topics related to the science curriculum, including: Magnets & Springs (Grade 3), Changing State (Grade 5) and Changing Circuits (Grade 6).
TVO Kids Homework Zone - Science The TVO Kids Homework Zone is a great place to find help with science, math and language. The science zone includes topics such as: flight, plants, soil and rocks, and energy. Each science topic has short videos. The video summaries include the relevant grade level.
PBS KIDS - Science Games Students will find science games based on their favourite PBS KIDS programs, including "The Wild Kratts", "Curious George" and "Sid The Science Kid". These games are a fun way to explore and reinforce science topics.
PBS KIDS - ZOOM Science Activities Looking for a fun science experiment? Then this is the site for you. The science experiments are organized under nine categories, including: Chemistry, The Five Senses and Sound.