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?















California Watersheds

What is a watershed?-VIDEO




The Geology of Mountains

Where do mountains come from?-VIDEO




What is a landslide?-VIDEO

Landslide questions and answers

Landslide-The Dr. Binocs Show-VIDEO

Landslide-National Geographic-VIDEO with powerful footage




Earth science for kids-Erosion

Weathering and erosion-VIDEO

Wind and water erosion-VIDEO

Weathering, erosion and deposition-VIDEO

Erosion Facts for Kids-Different types of erosion

Interesting erosion facts from CoolKidsFacts-great photos



Erosion quiz from Ducksters

Weathering and erosion quiz for second graders

Weathering and erosion quiz-what do you know about those phenomena?






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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







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Energy-This Resource has Everything You Need to Know!



Forms of Energy


Kids Energy Page


Energy-from Ducksters


Amazing Energy Facts


Kinetic energy-from Ducksters


Potential energy-from Ducksters




Energy Conversion



Collisions and Energy Transfer



Law of Conservation of Energy-video #1



Law of Conservation of Energy-video #2


Conservation of Energy-with a bowling ball!



Forces: Swings, Slides and Science





Newton's Laws of Motion


Laws of Motion-from Ducksters



What is Friction?


Factors Affecting Friction







Back to the fourth grade page











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