4th Grade - Science - Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes

(Internal and external structures of plants and animals for survival, growth, behavior and reproduction)

LS1-1 - Plants and animals have internal and external structures for survival, growth, behavior and reproduction
Embryology  
Chickscope: Embryology Explore how the chick develops and grows
Chicken Egg Development Enchanted Learning site all about the development of the chicken egg and embryo
Chicken Embryo Picture site showing the growth of the chicken embryo
Plants and Animals  
A Touch of Class Practice classifying plants and animals to fit different categories
A Walk in the Woods Gain an understanding of the plants and animals that might be seen during a walk in the woods
All About Animals Interactive site with articles, games, quizzes, food chain, facts and more
Animals and Adaptations
Interactive site where students look for clues about animals and their adaptations
BrainPop: Build A Tree Activity to learn about the parts of a tree
Critter Corner
Information on a variety of animals from the Wisconsin DNR
Food Chain Activity Interactive site to learn about food chains, producers, and consumers
Food Chains An interactive movie to learn more about food chains
Reverse the Field Investigate the form and function of a flower
The Great Plant Escape Have fun and learn while solving a mystery
Journey North: Butterflies Journey North's butterflies information and links
Journey North: Tulips Journey North's tulips links
Magnetic Sea Turtles Use magnetic fields to migrate
National Geographic Kids Browse animals from AZ with National Geographic Kids
Phenomena: Ladybug Flight Observe the form/function of a ladybug
Phenomena: Rose of Jericho Observe a plant with a function to survive without water
Phenomena: Woodpecker Slo-Mo Video of a feeding woodpecker
Plant Adaptations Video about plant adaptations
Rainforest Bird Beak Buffet Activity models form and function of various birds
Stomata Printing Activity to identify the functioning parts of a leaf
Organ Systems  
Build-A-Body: Respiratory Build a model of the human respiratory system
The Human Body A video that identifies the 8 systems of the body and tells how each system works in the body
Reverse the Field Investigate how your senses interact
LS1-2 - Animals receive information through their senses, process in their brain, and respond in different ways
BrainPop: Nervous System Video that explains the nervous system

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