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This page contains useful links to various websites for students to continue to practice learning at home.  The links are organized by subject.  As the content is taught more sites will be added to the Hotlist.  Scroll all the way down to see all of the sites.

4th Grade Hotlist of Learning

computer

 

Science

Weather

http://www.weather.com/

 

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/index.htm

http://schoolscience.rice.edu/duker/winstruments.html 

http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/

http://chainreaction.asu.edu/weather/index.htm

Ecosystems
 
Brochure Project
 

 

Activity on food chain

 

http://www.vtaide.com/png/foodchains.htm

 

Scroll down to bottom of this website to CREAT A FOOD WEB.  Students actually get to make the food web with the sun at its base….pretty cool site!

 

http://ecokids.earthday.ca/pub/eco_info/topics/frogs/chain_reaction/index.cfm#

 

This site also has a small tutorial and then a quick put together a food chain activity

 

http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/science/sciber00/8th/energy/sciber/chains.htm

 

Food chains….asks students to categorize decomposers, producers, etc.

 

http://www.gould.edu.au/foodwebs/kids_web.htm

 

This site is cool because you choose from 4 biomes and create a food web for each.

 

Space

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_4th_science.htm

 

http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/DE/webquests/Planetwq/WebQuest2.html#Introduction

 

http://intranet.dalton.org/departments/Libraries/MSLIB/4th/astronomy.html

 

http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/gems/GAcorrelation4.html

 

http://science.nasa.gov/newhome/headlines/msad16mar99_1a.htm

 

http://www.mtnbrook.k12.al.us/tech/k6/4ssites.htm

 

http://www.toonuniversity.com/free/science-for-kids_a.asp

. http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/visualizations/es2701/es2701page01.cfm?chapter_no=27

 

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/solar_system.htm

 

http://www.quia.com/mc/338580.html

Interactive Game

 

http://www.noao.edu/education/phases/phases_demo.html

Phases of the moon

 

http://www.windows.ucar.edu/tour/link=/the_universe/uts/moon3.html         

Moon Phases

 

http://www.stardate.org/nightsky/moon/

Moon Phases

 

http://aspire.cosmic-ray.org/labs/moon/lunar_phase3.swf

Simulation of moon phases

 

www.quia.com/rr/182256.html     (quiz on Earth's tilt & the seasons)

 

http://www.quia.com/mc/65887.html   (order of the planets)

 

http://www.shetline.com/java/moonphase/moonphase.html

Moon phases

 

http://www.sandia.gov/ciim/FSN/experiments/canned-constellations.DOC

 Constellations

 

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Math

http://www.swsd.k12.pa.us/~rina_iati/student_resources.htm

 

http://www.center.k12.mo.us/edtech/edm/4.htm

 

http://www.center.k12.mo.us/edtech/everydaymath.htm

 

Estimation

 

Estimation Valley Golf

http://www.mrnussbaumgames.com/golfgame/Golf_home.html

 

Estimator

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/Estimator/

 

Guess the Number

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/guessthenumber.html

 

 “Let’s Go Shopping” – Students estimate by rounding to the nearest dollar

http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/LetsGoShopping/default.htm

 

  More or Less Estimator

http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/MoreOrLessEstimator/

 

  “Round About”  Estimating by Rounding

http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/RoundAbout/default.htm

 

 “That’s Right” Estimating

http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/ThatsRight/default.htm

  

 Estimation Word Problems

http://www.manatee.k12.fl.us/sites/elementary/palmasola/socktale2.htm

 

 Rounding and Estimating

http://www.aaamath.com/grade4.html#topic49

 

  

 Multiplication Interactive Games - http://www.murrieta.k12.ca.us/alta/games/multiplication.html

 

 

Multiplication/Division

http://www.funbrain.com/

 

http://www.multiplication.com/

 

http://www.aplusmath.com/Flashcard

 

Decimals

http://www.hbschool.com/activity/con_math/g05c03.html

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/mathsfile/shockwave/games/laddergame.html

 

http://www.aaamath.com/plc51b-placevalues.html

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/fractiondecimalpercentage/decimals/introductiontodecimals/activity.shtml

 

 
Fractions
 
Equivalent fractions:
 
"Fraction Frenzy."
 
 

 

 

Language Arts

 

SPELLING 

http://www.crick.northants.sch.uk/assets/Flash%20Studio/cfslit/Spellings/spellings.html 

 

Nouns

http://www.winslow-schools.com/Language%20Arts%20Web%20Resources%20-%20Grade%2034.doc

 

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hme/k_5/proofread/proof.htm

Possessive Nouns 

(you have to choose 4th grade and then choose the writing sample that says “Possessive nouns in the bottom left-hand corner when you click on it)

 

http://www.myenglishlessons.net/quizzes/possessives.htm

http://www.wecosoft.com/School/English/nouns3.htm

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=WCN6502

http://www.meredith.edu/grammar/plural.htm#Tutorial

http://www.dowlingcentral.com/MrsD/quizzes/grammar/apos.htm

http://www.smccd.net/accounts/sevas/esl/gramcheck/5-08.html

http://www.bettergrammar.org/6.html

 

 

Writing

“Said” is dead

http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/english/bgfl/dont_use_said/index.htm

 

 

Social Studies

Colonial America

What is it?  Guess the colonial items

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/what_is_it/index.html

 

Thirteen Original Colonies Matching Activity

http://www.quia.com/cm/71086.html

 

Jamestown Millionaire

http://www.quia.com/rr/92541.html

 

Plymouth Battleship

http://www.quia.com/ba/40212.html

 

Roanoke Hangman

http://www.quia.com/hm/182040.html

 

Matching Colonies to region

http://www.quia.com/cm/71085.html

 

Another matching activity on the Colonies

http://www.quia.com/mc/67487.html

 

 

Colonial Kids

http://library.thinkquest.org/J002611F/index.htm

 

 

Life in the Thirteen Colonies

http://www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/perspectives_daily.html

 

 

Back in time

http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/jb/1492-1763

 

Georgia History

 
Revolutionary War and Causes

 

 Native Americans

Southwest

http://inkido.indiana.edu/w310work/romac/swest.htm

http://www.crystalinks.com/hopi1.html

http://www.dragonflydream.com/PuebloIndians.html

 

Northwest Coast

http://members.aol.com/donnclass/NWIndianlife.html#Longhouse

http://www.mce.k12tn.net/indians/reports3/northwest.htm

 

Eastern Woodlands

http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h922.html

http://www.encyclopedia.com/html/N/NatvsNA.asp

 

Plains

http://www.mce.k12tn.net/indians/reports4/plains.htm

http://inkido.indiana.edu/w310work/romac/plains.html

http://www.saskschools.ca/~gregory/firstnations/

http://www.texasindians.com/horse.htm

 

Middle America

http://library.thinkquest.org/27981/alife.html

http://home.freeuk.net/elloughton13/everyday2.htm

http://www.wsu.edu:8080/~dee/CIVAMRCA/MAYAS.HTM

 

Last Modified on July 19, 2010