On this page, you will find the links for each grade level. The links are designed to further the knowledge of curious minded Rapid Learner Engineers. They extend the ideas learned in class and provide thoughts that may assist the student engineers in accomplishing the challenge put forth to them in their STEM sessions. The links are sorted by grade level, and some overlap, so feel free to investigate each grade's resources.








Let's all start here:

What is an engineer?















Flash Cards for Matter and its Properties

Materials and Their Properties-YouTube Video



States of Matter Video and Quiz


States of Matter-from Turtle Diary


States of Matter Online Quiz Game

States of Matter for Kids-YouTube video





What is Oobleck? From Science Explorers



Oobleck and Non-Newtonian Fluids-YouTube Video



Make a Strong Paper Bridge




What Makes Bridges So Strong? YouTube Video



Building Strong Bridges-YouTube Video- a bit technical




















Introduction to Biomes-YouTube Video


Earth's Five Types of Natural Environments


The Five Major Biomes, from National Geographic


Biomes and Ecoysystems with Links to Many Biomes-good resource!



The Environment: Global Warming

Climate for Kids: Climate Change from NASA


Climate Change: A Crash Course for Kids-YouTube Video



Animal Group Behavior-YouTube Video


Why Do Animals Team Up?-YouTube Video


Why Do Animals Form Groups?-YouTube Video

Surviving While Living in Animal Groups-YouTube Video




Why are Some Carnivores Solitary?

Why Do Tigers Live Alone?-YouTube Video

Animals That are Independent-good information, lots of ads though





Adaptations


Animal Adaptations-Great Site!

Adaptations-Video and Text Information


Living Things That Change-YouTube Video



Animal Adaptations for Kids-YouTube Video

Nine Bizarre Animal Adaptations-YouTube Video


Animal Adaptation Facts-This Site Covers Everything!


Twelve Coolest Camouflage Animals and Insects-YouTube Video



















Insect Basics

Insect's Body parts

All About Insects-Great Site!



The Anatomy of Insects-YouTube Video


Characteristics of Insects-YouTube Video



Explore Main Insect Body Parts-Great Information





Ants


What's Inside an Anthill?-YouTube Video


Bees

Animals for Kids-Bees-YouTube Video



Flies

10 Things You Didn't Know About Flies-YouTube Video


Fleas

Why Fleas Are So Hard to Kill-YouTube Video



Butterflies

Animals for Kids-Butterflies-YouTube Video




YellowJacket Wasp

Wasp Facts: they're actually pretty important-YouTube Video




The Senses-very thorough site!



Animal Senses-YouTube Video


Super Senses of Animals-YouTube Video




10 Most Dangerous Insects in the World-YouTube Video



















NEW NEW NEW Just because we can, should we? NEW NEW NEW




Inside Biosphere2- The World's Largest Earth Science Experiment-YouTube Video


What is a Biodome? - from Wonderopolis




Biome Basics-good links on this page


Introduction to Biomes-YouTube Video

World Biomes and Ecosystems-good links on this page






Ecosystem Facts for Kids


Ecosystems-Games, photos, activities and videos



Understanding Ecosystems for Kids: Producers, Consumers, Decomposers




Bitoic and Abiotic Factors in an Ecosystem-YouTube Video





Photosynthesis from Ducksters


Photosynthesis-YouTube Video

Photosynthesis Video-The Dr. Binocs Show





Energy Flow in an Ecosystem-Food Webs

Energy Flow within an Ecosystem-YouTube Video

Dead Stuff-The Secret Ingredient in our Food Chair-YouTube Video


Energy Flow-Decomposers as Part of the Food Chain-YouTube Video






Interactions in an Ecosystem-Khan Academy


Interdependence in an Ecosystem-YouTube Video








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