Mental Giant Workspace (What to do when you've completed classwork and labs.)

(Upload finished projects to our Edmodo class groups when applicable.)
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Science Current Events (visit these websites to learn/report about daily science news)

Select and article, read it, and create an Edmodo post that engages your classmates in relevant discussion.
http://www.sciencenewsforkids.org/
http://www.planetdiary.com/index.html
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

Webquests (Print out the notes page on each webquest and record your thinking.)


Interdependence Webquests

Photosynthesis and Rainforests
http://www.planetdiary.com/background/bioact7.html (Explore why rainforests are so important and track how they've been affected by deforestation.)

Endangered Species in MD
http://www.planetdiary.com/background/bioact1.html ("Adopt" an endangered animal in MD to find out about the threats to its survival and outlook for recovery.)

Invasive Mussels

http://www.planetdiary.com/background/bioact4.html ( Analyze a case study of the impact of invasive mussels in the United States.)

Water

Check out the Smores site to see our Science Museum Exhibits on water's Unique preoperties!
https://www.smore.com/6c82-water-properties-exhibit

Body Mechanics Webquests


http://www.planetdiary.com/background/bioact9.html (Learn how the body responds to cellular invaders such as bacteria, then write the ending to a Cell Wars script.)