Tuesday, 30 May 2017

In what ways do different symbols and features contribute to the identity of a country? What buildings, physical features, celebrations and traditions contribute to a country's global image?
Use atlases, FactMontster, National Geographic Kids and any other reputable sources to search for information about your country!

Sunday, 28 May 2017

Visit this Nasa site to review the parts of an airplane and how they work!
Here are the design instructions for our Flying Falcon paper airplane. Can you name its parts? What happens when you turn both elevator flaps up or down? What happens when you turn one up and the other down? How would adding a paper to the front of the plane affect its flight? What changes can you make to the Flying Falcon to make it fly better?

Sunday, 21 May 2017

Play this fun-filled game, BUZZWORDS, and practice your spelling power!

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Practice three-digit addition and subtraction with this interactive game. Become a 'Resitance Recruit'. Add and subtract problems to collect 'biorods'. Don't lose your life in the process!!

How is drag or, air resistance related to skydiving? When are the forces balanced and unbalanced? Watch this video again and think about how a parachute's design helps us to land safely.

Check out how this fascinating animal uses the forces of flight to move from tree to tree to escape its predators!

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Use this compare and contrast interactive organizer from Read Write Think!

How are these two dogs the same? What do they have in common? How are they different? Compare and contrast the Great Dane and the English Bulldog.

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again! Place Value of Decimals courtesy of Study Jams!

Water Balloon in a Bottle Trick! Sick Science! Air is Amazing!

Monday, 1 May 2017

Hi everyone! I found some new spelling games on Sports Illustrated Kids. If you want a fun way to practice or improve your spelling, try them out! (I enjoy playing them for fun!) I have linked WORD CANDY below. If you are into sports, you can read some of the articles online as well!
Check out this information about how birds fly from DK Findout! Search the website for lots more information about air and flight!
We are beginning a new unit on Air and Flight in Science. This website is a great resource for reading up on the forces of flight, air, aerodynamics and more. Go on and explore it!