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Helpful Websites

These are links to websites/videos that may be helpful when studying our current unit. 

 

2017-2018: All links will be posted in your Google Classroom!

2016-2017

Heredity and Genetics (Added 2/27/17)

Good Review of all Heredity and Genetics concepts covered in class (added 3/6/17) http://www.dnaftb.org/1/

Genetics Practice Problems http://www.k-state.edu/biology/pob/genetics/intro.htm

(formation of gametes and monohybrid crosses)

http://genetics.thetech.org/about-genetics (many good sections for review and extension)

http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/E09/E09.html (good to practice and check Punnett Squares)

Life Science: Reproduction, Cell Division, Genetics and Heredity (Added 2/19/17)

Sexual Reproduction YouTube Video (shown in class) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tFZeyFbBLXE

Asexual Reproduction YouTube Video (Shown in class) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jk2RJm5RBEk

Mitosis Video http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/tdc02.sci.life.stru.dnadivide/mitosis/

Mitosis YouTubeVideo (shown in class) https://youtu.be/f-ldPgEfAHI

Meiosis Video  http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/videos/biology/meiosis.html

Meiosis Youtubde video (shown in Class) https://youtu.be/toWK0fIyFlY

Geologic Time (added 1/4/17)

Good review of the topics covered in this unit: http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/es2903/es2903page01.cfm

Fossils

http://www.dkfindout.com/us/dinosaurs-and-prehistoric-life/fossils/ (fossil basics)

http://www.kidsdinos.com/what-are-fossils/ (with video)

World Problem Solvers Activity (updated 12/6/16)

Directions and Research Page

Research Page

Constructive and Destructive Processes Group Project (updated 11/30/16)

Coastline: https://toolkit.climate.gov/topics/coastal-flood-risk/coastal-erosion

Rivers: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/water_rivers/river_processes_rev1.shtml

Flooding: http://www.floodsafety.noaa.gov/hazards.shtml

http://www.geographypods.com/21-river-features.html

Glaciers: https://nsidc.org/cryosphere/glaciers/questions/land.html

http://www.k5geosource.org/1content/1sc/rocks/pg11.html

Desert: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1007/erosion.html

Hot Spots: http://education.nationalgeographic.com/encyclopedia/hot-spot/

https://www.sciencedaily.com/terms/hotspot_(geology).htm

Plate Boundaries: http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/understanding.html

Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTrsvGytGG0 (Review of Latitude and longitude- shown in class)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgJZ0ySEKYg (You Tube video on continental drift theory)

http://nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/continental-drift/ (National Geographic lesson on continental drift)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmMX83diwl0 (Convection currents)

Sea-floor spreading and magnetic reversals (used in class) http://earthguide.ucsd.edu/eoc/teachers/t_tectonics/p_paleomag.html

Interactive plate tectonics module (used in class) http://ees.as.uky.edu/sites/default/files/elearning/module04swf.swf

Planetary formation, density, seismic waves

http://aspire.cosmic-ray.org/Labs/SeismicWaves/ (Good for practicing P and S waves and layers of the Earth)

http://www.watchknowlearn.org/Video.aspx?VideoID=56850&CategoryID=2428

http://www.watchknowlearn.org/Video.aspx?VideoID=56954&CategoryID=2428

http://www.watchknowlearn.org/Video.aspx?VideoID=54264&CategoryID=2428

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAHY6965o08

2015-2016

5/4/16 Cicada Project

http://insects.ummz.lsa.umich.edu/fauna/Michigan_Cicadas/Periodical/Index.html

http://www.cicadamania.com/

http://nature.mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/field-guide/annual-cicadas-dog-day-cicadas

http://faculty.msj.edu/kritskg/cicada/Site/Cicada_home.html

(2/23/16) Genetics Practice Sites

http://www.k-state.edu/biology/pob/genetics/mono.htm (extra practice problems)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWqgZUnJdAY (YouTube Video Shown in Class)

(2/4/16) Reproduction/Genetics/ Heredity Helpful Websites

Sexual Reproduction YouTube Video (shown in class) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tFZeyFbBLXE

Asexual Reproduction YouTube Video (Shown in class) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jk2RJm5RBEk

Mitosis Video (shown in class) http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/tdc02.sci.life.stru.dnadivide/mitosis/

Meiosis Video (shown in class) http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/videos/biology/meiosis.html

(12/21/15) Santa Mapping Activity atlas site: http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/findlatlong.htm

Constructive and Destructive Processes (updated 11/16/15)

Coastline:

Rivers and Flooding: http://www.geography-fieldwork.org/rivers.aspx

Glaciers: http://www.geography-fieldwork.org/ice.aspx  

Desert: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1007/erosion.html

Hot Spots: http://education.nationalgeographic.com/encyclopedia/hot-spot/

Plate Boundaries: http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/understanding.html

Research It! (Plate Tectonics Learning Stations)

https://ees.as.uky.edu/sites/default/files/elearning/module04swf.swf

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kwfNGatxUJI

Continental Drift/Plate Tectonics (added 10/19/15)

Continental Drift/Wegener  http://mail.colonial.net/~hkaiter/ContinentalDrift.html

Sea-floor spreading and magnetic reversals (used in class) http://earthguide.ucsd.edu/eoc/teachers/t_tectonics/p_paleomag.html

Interactive plate tectonics module (used in class) http://ees.as.uky.edu/sites/default/files/elearning/module04swf.swf