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 John A. Kriekard
 Hands On Science
  For Teachers:
 For Parents:
 

Resources

Kindergarten:

animals 2x2

FOSS module arrowAnimals 2 x 2 module
Activities arrowFind the Parent
Photo Gallery arrowYoung and Adult Animals
arrowWorms, Isopods and Fish
Web Links arrowAll About Snails
arrowKiddy House
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

wood and paper

FOSS module arrowWood and Paper module
Activities arrowWhere is Wood?
Photo Gallery arrowTrees and wood
Web Links arrowOrigami studio
Audio / Video arrowAudio stories "Wood and Paper"
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

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First Grade:

Balance and motion
FOSS module arrowBalance and Motion
Activities
arrowRoller Coaster Builder
Photo Gallery arrowBalancing Toys
Web Links arrowAmusement Park Physics
arrow
How Rollercoasters Work
arrow
Getting Ready to Yo-yo
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

 

Pebbles, Silt and Sand
FOSS module arrowPebbles, Sand and Silt
Activities
arrowFinding Earth Materials
Photo Gallery arrowA Rock Quarry
arrowRock Quarry Piles
Web Links arrowAsk a Geologist
arrowAssociation of American State
   Geologists
arrowCareer Profiles: Association of Women
   Geoscientists
arrowCareers In the Geosciences
arrowCareers in the Geosciences (2)
arrowHow a Sand and Gravel Quarry Works
arrowMusical Sand
arrowNatural Gemstones
arrowRock Around the World
arrowRock of Ages Granite Quarry, Vermont
arrowSand Castle Central
arrowU.S. Geological Survey
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

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Second Grade:

FOSS module arrowInsects module
Activities arrowInsect Hunt
Photo Gallery arrowInteresting Insects
Web Links arrowBug Identification
arrowUSDA's Insect Site for Kids
Audio / Video arrowMilkweed Bug Washing Up
arrow
Silk Moth Larvae Spinning
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate Master (PDF)

Air and Weather

FOSS module arrowAir and Weather
Activities
arrowWhat's the Weather?
Photo Gallery arrowWhat uses Air?

Web Links

arrowI know that: Science Lab
arrow
Types of Clouds
arrow
USA Today Weather
Teacher Resources   arrowDuplicate Master (PDF)

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Third Grade:

physics of sound

FOSS module arrowPhysics of Sound
Activities
arrowHow Far Away is It?
Photo Gallery

arrowChild’s Steel Pan from Grenada
arrowChilean Rain Stick
arrowKalimba
arrowMaracas from Cuba

Web Links

arrowChronology: Bell Labs
arrowHow Speakers Work
arrowI Know That: Science Lab
arrowThe Little Shop of
  Physics / Auditory Illusion
arrowPlayMusic.org
arrowScientific American / Ask
  The Experts
arrowTryscience.org Field Trips
arrowWhat Causes a Sonic Boom?
arrowWonderwise: Women in
  Science Learning Series
Teacher Resources   arrowDuplicate Master (PDF)
arrowOutdoor Activities (PDF)

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Fourth Grade:

Mgnetism and Electricity

FOSS module arrowMagnetism and Electricity
Activities
arrowKitchen Magnets
Photo Gallery arrowDissection of a Telephone
arrowElectricity from a Windmill
Audio / Video arrowHow a Lightbulb Works
arrowZoom in on an Integrated Circuit
Web Links arrowAC/DC: What's the Difference?
arrowHow Does Electricity Get to
  
My House?
Teacher Resources arrowProfessional Development
arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

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Fifth Grade:

Mixtures and Solutions

FOSS module arrowMixtures and Solutions
Activities
arrowJunkyard Analysis
Photo Gallery arrowChemist Ellen Lew
arrowGlassblowing
arrowMobile Chemical Lab
Audio / Video arrowMaterials Testing at NASA
arrowPhysical versus Chemical Change
arrowAudio Stories: Mixtures and Solutions
Web Links
arrowHow Fire Works
arrowI Know That: Science Lab
arrowI Was Wondering: Women's
   Adventures in Science
arrowInteractive Periodic Table
arrowThe Periodic Table Comic Books
arrowScientific American/Ask The Experts
arrowTryscience.org Field Trips
arrowWonderwise: Women in Science
   Learning Series
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

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variables


FOSS module arrowVariables
Photo Gallery arrowAn Ancient Catapult
arrowBuilding a Plane
arrowMail Plane in Winter
arrowWWII Poster
Audio / Video arrowSound Experiments from NASA
Web Links arrowAmusement Park Physics
arrowCannon Investigation
arrowCotton Ball Catapult
arrowFranklin's Kite
arrowHow Airplanes Work
arrowHow Does a Catapult Work?
arrowHow Gliders Work
arrowI Was Wondering: Women's Adventures
   in Science
arrowScientific American / Ask The Experts
arrowTo Fly Is Everything!
arrowTryscience.org Field Trips
arrowWhat's Inside a Computer?
arrowWonderwise: Women in Science
   Learning Series
Teacher Resources arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

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Sixth Grade

Weather and Water

FOSS Module arrowWeather and Water

Web Links

arrowAfrican Americans In Science
arrowAsk Doctor Global Change
arrowThe Atoms Family – Miami Museum
  of Science
arrowBad Meteorology
arrowThe Cloud Appreciation Society
arrowEarth from Space/Water Habitats
arrowGlobal Warming Kids Site
arrowThe Globe Program
arrowHistorical GOES Browser
arrowHow NASA Studies Air
arrowHow NASA Studies Water
arrowHow to StarWatch
arrowI Know That: Science Lab
arrowI Was Wondering: Women's
  Adventures in Science
arrowInteractive Atmospheric Simulator
arrowMount Washington Observatory/Weather
arrowNational Oceanic and Atmospheric
  Administration
arrowNational Severe Storms Laboratory
  Photo Album
arrowNational Weather Service Homepage
arrowNational Weather Service: Lightning Safety
arrowNOAA Paleoclimatology Program
arrowNOAA's Photo Library
arrowNOVA Online: Storm Chasers
arrowReady Observed Sounding Data
arrowScientific American/Ask The Experts
arrowSolar Eclipse Page
arrowStates of Matter
arrowTypes of Clouds
arrowUSA Today Weather
arrowThe Water Cycle
arrowWater Science for Schools
arrowWaterwork: Careers in Hydrology
arrowThe Weather Channel
arrowWeather for Kids
arrowWeather Underground
arrowWind Energy Fact Sheets

Course Overview arrowWeather and Water course (PDF)
Teacher Resources

arrowDuplicate master (PDF)

arrowOnline: See Teacher Resources,
    left side of page


 

myBodyandMe

SEPUP Units arrowMy Body and Me
Teacher Resources

arrowTeacher Guide Resource Information

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Additional Arizona science resources and programs:

FOSS Web
http://www.fossweb.com/

Arizona Department of Education – Science Standards
http://www.ade.az.gov/standards/science/articulated.asp

Arizona Department of Education – Science Resource Page
http://www.azed.gov/sa/sdi/science.asp

The Adventures of Herman the Worm
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/worms/

Using Science Notebooks
http://www.sciencenotebooks.org/

Arizona Foundation for Resource Education
http://www.azresourceed.org/

Arizona Game and Fish – Environmental Education (Wild Arizona)
http://www.azgfd.gov/i_e/ee/environmental_education.shtml

Arizona Geological Survey
http://www.azgs.az.gov/

Arizona Project Learning Tree
http://ag.arizona.edu/extension/

Arizona Project WET (Water Education for Teachers)
http://cals.arizona.edu/arizonawet/

Arizona Mars K-12 Education Program
http://marsed.asu.edu/

Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum
http://www.admmr.state.az.us/

Arizona Rock Products Association
http://www.azrockproducts.org

Arizona Science Center
http://www.azscience.org/

Arizona Science Olympiad
http://www.gc.maricopa.edu/biology/so/

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
http://www.desertmuseum.org/center/edu/

Arizona Space Grant Consortium
http://spacegrant.arizona.edu/education/

Arizona State Parks
http://www.azstateparks.com/

Audubon Arizona
http://www.audubon.org/states/az

Biosphere 2
http://www.bio2.com/

Boyce Thompson Arboretum
http://arboretum.ag.arizona.edu/education.html

Center for Insect Science Education Outreach
http://insected.arizona.edu/home.htm

Challenger Space Center
http://www.azchallenger.org/

Desert Botanical Garden
http://www.dbg.org/

Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant
http://www.maricopa.gov/parks/doc/

Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium
http://www.flandrau.org

Grand Canyon National Park – Environmental Education
http://www.nps.gov/grca/education/

Gray Hawk Nature Center
http://grayhawknaturecenter.org/

Lowell Observatory
http://www.lowell.edu/Public/

The Manduca Project
http://insected.arizona.edu/manduca/

The Phoenix Zoo
http://www.phoenixzoo.org/learn/educator_resources/

SAMEC Science and Mathematics Education Center
http://samec.lpl.arizona.edu/aboutus/index.html

SRP Educational Resources
http://www.srpnet.com/menu/community.aspx

TeachSpace
http://www.erau.edu/teachspace

University of Arizona Biotech Project
http://biotech.biology.arizona.edu/


For Parents

Science Education Checklist
“What Should I Look for in the Science Program in My Child's School?”

arrowwww.nsta.org

 


 

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The John A. Kriekard Hands On
Science Center
is located at the Distribution Center
3012 E. Greenway Rd.
Phoenix, AZ  85032  

(602) 449-2088

e-mail: hosc@pvlearners.net

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The John A. Kriekard
Hands On Science Center
is presented by The Foundation for Public Education in partnership with PVUSD
www.tfpe.org

 

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