Fun Learning Links
These pages has been posted to help both students and their families with skills and units taught in the sixth grade. Some sites are informational, others interactive, some teacher created, and some just plain fun. Just click on the subject matter and choose from an array of relevant activities. Have fun learning!
Here is a new link to The Ultimate STEM Guide for Kids: 239 Cool Sites about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. We have been asked to review this site so check it out and let me know.
Cytolife – An online game of evolution
Another great overall science site is oLogy
Ms. Austin’s Weather Site – Learn everything you ever wanted to know about weather, complete with links to games and a local weather forecast.
Ms. Austin’s Monarch Butterfly Site – Use this site to reinforce and add to what we learn about monarch’s in class.
Journey North – Help track monarchs on their migration to Mexico.
HUMAN BODY RESOURCES
Inner Body provides in-depth coverage of ten body systems. It includes clickable body diagrams with many components of each body system.
The Story of Stuff – scroll down to the video and watch it!
kidshealth.org Incredibly rich website available in different levels of information for parents, teens, and kids, that addresses EVERYTHING you wanted to know and possibly don’t want to talk about regarding our physical, social, and emotional health.
National Grid’s Ethics Explorer – This site offers information with the goal of helping students take positive action in the areas of safety, energy efficiency, ethics, and the environment.