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4.1 The student will plan and conduct investigations.
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4.2 The student will investigate and understand characteristics and interaction of moving objects.
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4.3The student will investigate and understand the characteristics of electricity.
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4.4 The student will investigate and understand basic plant anatomy and life processes.
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4.5The student will investigate and understand how plants and animals in an ecosystem interact with one another and the nonliving environment.
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4.6The student will investigate and understand how weather conditions and phenomena occur and can be predicted.
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4.7The student will investigate and understand the relationships among the Earth, moon, and sun.
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4.8The student will investigate and understand important Virginia natural resources.
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Objective:

4.1The student will plan and conduct investigations in which
  • distinctions are made among observations, conclusions, inferences, and predictions;
  • hypotheses are formulated based on cause-and-effect relationships;
  • variables that must be held constant in an experimental situation are defined;
  • appropriate instruments are selected to measure linear distance, volume, mass, and temperature;
  • appropriate metric measures are used to collect, record, and report data;
  • data are displayed using bar and basic line graphs;
  • numerical data that are contradictory or unusual in experimental results are recognized; and
  • predictions are made based on data from picture graphs, bar graphs, and basic line graphs.

SOL Review

1. SOL Released Test Practice Online

2. Science Process Vocabulary Test

3. Scientific Method Put the 5 steps in the correct order

4. Matching Game on Scientific Method vocabulary

5. Scientific Method put the 7 steps in the correct order to uncover the hidden picture

6. 28 Multiple-choice SOL Test

7. Science Process & Measurement SOL test

8. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

 

Interactive Activities

 

1. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides/Research

 

1. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.1 (PDF)

Smartboard Activities

1. SOL Scientific Method Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Bar Graphs Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Classify Simple & Compound Leaves Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Measurement in Metric Practice Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints  
Kidspiration Templates  
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles  

Lesson Plans

 

 
Assessments & Strategies  
Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.2 The student will investigate and understand characteristics and interaction of moving objects. Key concepts include
  • motion is described by an object’s direction and speed;
  • forces cause changes in motion;
  • friction is a force that opposes motion; and
  • moving objects have kinetic energy.

SOL Review

1. Millionaire Kinetic Energy SOL 4.2 Game

2. Kinetic vs. Potential Quiz

3. Kintetic vs. Potential Multiple-choice test

4. Friction & Inertia Multiple-choice test

5. Force, Motion, and inertia Battleship Game

6. Potential vs. Kinetic Test

7. 20 Questions SOL 4.2 Test

8. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

9. Good interactive Electricity Conductor/Insulator Games, tests and activities

Interactive Activities

 

1. BBC Force, Motion, Friction Movie Clip with Quiz

2. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

3.Interactive Electric Circuits Learning website

4. Blobz Guide to learning about cirucits

Study Guides/Research

 

1. SOL Energy Study Guide

2. Download excellent SOL Study Guide in Word with great pictures

3. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.2 (PDF)

Smartboard Activities

1. Energy SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Senteo Energy Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Force, Motion, and Energy Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Energy Transformation Interactive Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. Electricity SOL Jeopardy PowerPoint Review

2. SOL 4.2 & 4.3 Can you beat the Robie Robot PowerPoint review

3. SOL Energy Jeopardy PowerPoint

4. Force and Motion SOL Review PowerPoint

5. Energy SOL Jeopardy 2 PowerPoint

6. Electricity SOL Jeopardy PowerPoint

7. Force, Motion & Energy Vocabulary Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Kinetic vs. Potential energy sort (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Potential and Kinetic Energy 2min 21sec.

2. Potential and Kinetic Energy 4min 16sec

3. The Magic School Bus: Getting Energized 29min.

4. StudyJams Electricity, Light & Sound Movie & Test

Lesson Plans

1. Kinetic Energy Lesson Plan Simple experiment with tape, marbles and chairs.

2. Create Squishy Electrical Circuits Lesson Plans, ideas, and pictures

Assessments & Strategies 1. Kidpix Energy Drawings (Preview Example)
Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Buy Physics Workshop Science Kit

3. Static Electricity Worksheet(TeacherspayTeachers.com)

4. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.3 The student will investigate and understand the characteristics of electricity. Key concepts include
  • conductors and insulators;
  • basic circuits (open/closed, parallel/series);
  • static electricity;
  • the ability of electrical energy to be transformed into heat, light, and mechanical energy;
  • simple electromagnets and magnetism; and
  • historical contributions in understanding electricity.

SOL Review

1. Electricity SOL Popups Game

2. Electricity and Magnatism SOL Matching Game

3. Static Electricity SOL Millionaire Game

4. Static Electicity and Electric Currents Battleship Game

5. SOL Electricity & Magnetism Matching Game

6. Electricity & Magnetism 20 Question Test

7. Static Electricity 2 Millionaire Game

8. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

Interactive Activities

 

1. Create simple Electric Circuits using interactive activity

2. BBC Conductors Movie clips followed by quiz. Excellent resource

3. BBC Electricity & Currents Movie clips followed by quiz. Great resource.

4. Frankenstein Electricity Safety and Static electricity

5. Electricity & Magnetism Webquest Interactive module

6. Electromagnetic Game Spin and design an electromagnic to pick up so many paper clips

7. Create Circuits Online using batteries, lightbulbs and wire. Experiment

8. Circuits Webquest Learn about circuits and create one online

9. Conductors, Insulators, circuits Interactive learning activities

10. BBC Magnets & Springs Movie clips followed by quiz.

11.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

12. Interactive Circuit Practice Online

13. Interactive the Blobz guide to Electric Circuits

14. Electric Circuits

Study Guides/Research

 

1.Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.3 (PDF)

2. Download Electricity Week 1 SOL Study Guide in Word

3. Download Electricity Week 2 SOL Study Guide in Word

4. Download Electricity Week 3 SOL Study Guide in Word

Smartboard Activities

1. Electricity SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Magnetism SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Static SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. SOL Electricity Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Electricity Unit in Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Completing a circuit Smartboard Notebook Practice (Preview with Notebook Express)

7.Will it Light Review-create circuits Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Circuits Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. Senteo Circuits Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Senteo Circuits Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Electricity Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

12. Magnets Senteo Game Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

13. Magnets Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

14. Static Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

15. Electricity Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

16. Parallel Circuits Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

17. Static Electricity Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

18. Thomas Edison Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

19. Ben Franklin Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. SOL Electricity Jeopardy PowerPoint Game

2. SOL Electricity & Magnetism Review PowerPoint

3. SOL Electricity Review PowerPoint

4. SOL Electricity Jeopardy Review PowerPoint

5. SOL 4.2 & 4.3 Can you beat the Robie Robot PowerPoint review

6. Electricity & Magnetism SOL Review PowerPoint

7. Electricity SOL Jeopardy Game PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Electricity Experiment (Picture Preview)

2. Electrical Circuits (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. A First Look: Electricity 20min.

2. Getting to Know: Electricity 15min.

3. Hot Line: All About Electricity 15min.

Lesson Plans

1. Download SOL 4.3 Electricity Lesson Plan Word Document

2. Download SOL 4.3 Electricity Worksheet Word Document

3. Electricity & Magnetism Experiment Lessons

4. Build a simple Circuit Game Lesson Plan

5. Use Playdoh to create circuits for the students

Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix Electricity Drawings (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Electricity Activities & Worksheets (scroll down in pdf format)

2. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

3. Buy Electric Kit for Students

4. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.4 The student will investigate and understand basic plant anatomy and life processes. Key concepts include
  • the structures of typical plants (leaves, stems, roots, and flowers);
  • processes and structures involved with reproduction (pollination, stamen, pistil, sepal, embryo, spore, and seed);
  • photosynthesis (sunlight, chlorophyll, water, carbon dioxide, oxygen, and sugar); and
  • dormancy.

SOL Review

1. Plants Part SOL Millionaire Game

2. Parts of a Plant Millionaire Game

3. Types of Plants Millionaire Game

4. Plant Parts Matching Game

5. SOL Parts of a Plant Millionaire Game

6. 24 SOL Plant Multiple-choice Test

7. Plant SOL Matching Game

8. SOL Plant Vocabulary Test

9. SOL Plants Facts Test

10. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

Interactive Activities

 

1. BBC Plants Movie Clip & Quiz

2. SOL 4.4 Flash Cards/Memory Game

3.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. Download Plants Week 1 SOL Study Guide in Word

2. Download Plants Week 2 SOL Study Guide in Word

3. Download Plants Week 3 SOL Study Guide in Word

4. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.4 (PDF)

5. SOL Plant Review Packet in Word

Smartboard Activities

1. SOL 4.4 Plants Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Plant Parts Smartboard Notebook Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Plant Unit Label Parts Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Flowers Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Label the Flower Structure Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Pollination Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Structures of Plants Instructional Notebook(Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Photosynthesis Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. Fibrous Roots Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Photosynthesis & Pollination Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Photosynthesis Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

12. Photosynthesis SOL Senteo/SMART Response Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

13. Photosynthesis & Pollination SOL Senteo/SMART Response Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

14. Plants & Flower Parts SOL Senteo/SMART Response Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

15. Diagrams Parts of the Flower Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

16. Dormancy for Common Plants Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

17. Typical Stem Functions Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

 

Powerpoints

1. Space Decoder SOL 4.4 Review PowerPoint

2. Download Excellent SOL 4.4 PowerPoint Teaching and Review PowerPoint

3. Download Photosynthesis SOL 4.4 PowerPoint

4. Plant SOL Vocabulary Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1.Label the Plant Parts and their Purpose (Picture Preview)

2. Label the Plant using the Word Bank (Picture Preview)

3. Plant Life Cycle (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Plant Parts We Eat: Leaves and Flowers 15min.

2. How Plants Grow 19min.

3. Photosynthesis 1min. 24sec

4. StudyJams Plant Video & Test

Lesson Plans

1. Kidpix Plant Parts Lesson Plan

Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix Plant Drawings (Preview Example)

2. Photosynthesis Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

Teacher Resources

1. Plant Worksheets (pdf format)

2. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

3. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.5 The student will investigate and understand how plants and animals in an ecosystem interact with one another and the nonliving environment. Key concepts include

  • behavioral and structural adaptations;
  • organization of communities;
  • flow of energy through food webs;
  • habitats and niches;
  • life cycles; and
  • influence of human activity on ecosystems.

SOL Review

1. SOL Ecosystem Facts Test

2. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

3. Food Chain picture multiple-choice Test

4. SOL Ecosystem Vocabulary Test

5. Food Chain Game Choose the right amount of foxes, rabbits, and grass

6. Create an online Food Chain Create one and print it

7. Habitat Vocabulary Matching Game

8. Science SOL 4.5 ~ Niches, Habitats and Ecosystems 1 Mutiple-choice test

9. 20 Question SOL Ecosystem Test

10. Niches, Habitats and Ecosystems Mutliple-choice test

Interactive Activities

 

1. BBC Food Chain Movie and quiz afterwards

2. Food Web Webquest 4 questions

3.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides/Research

 

1. SOL Study Guide for SOL 4.5 on web page

2. Structural and Behavioral Animal Facts

3. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.5 (PDF)

4. Learn about 8 ecosystems Information and pictures

5. Food Chains Pictures and information

Smartboard Activities

1. Plant Parts Smartboard Notebook Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Living Systems SOL 4.5 Smartboard Notebook Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Living Systems SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. SOL 4.5 Structural Adaptations Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Aquatic Animals Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Arctic Animals and Plants Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Structural vs Behavioral Adaptions Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. Ecoystems SOL Jeopardy PowerPoint

2. Living Systems SOL PowerPoint

3. Who's Who in a Food Chain Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Life Cycles of butterflies, plants, frogs, and chickens (Picture Preview)

2. Alligator adaptations Use website to find info (Picture Preview)

3. Food Chain Drag Pictures to correct box (Picture Preview)

4. Food Chain 2 Use Pictures to create a food chain (Picture Preview)

5. Habitats Drag pictures to correct habitat (Picture Preview)

6. Habitats 2 Drag pictures to the habitat (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Plant Life Cycles 20min.

2. The Food Chain Mystery 15min.

3. You in the Food Web 19min.

4. The Magic School Bus: Gets Eaten 26min.

5. Elementary Video Adventures: Habitats of the World 50min.

6. StudyJams Plant Video & Test

7. StudyJams Animal Movie & Test

Lesson Plans

 

Assessments & Strategies

1. Download PDF Ecosystem, community, population Vocabulary Worksheet

2. Kidpix Habitat Drawing (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.6 The student will investigate and understand how weather conditions and phenomena occur and can be predicted. Key concepts include

  • weather measurements and meteorological tools (air pressure – barometer, wind speed – anemometer, rainfall – rain gauge, and temperature – thermometer); and
  • weather phenomena (fronts, clouds, and storms).

SOL Review

1. SOL Weather Matching Game

2. Air Masses and Fronts 15 question quiz

3. Hangman Weather Observation terms

4. Weather & Clouds Millionaire Game

5. Science Weather Patterns Matching Game

6. Water Cycle Matching Game

7. SOL 20 Question Weather Test

8. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

Interactive Activities

 

1. Learn about Cloud Types and then play a game

2. BBC learn about 3 types of clouds and then play game

3. BBC Weather Flash interactive learning & games

4. Animation comparing Warm and Cold Fronts

5. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. Download Weather Week 1 SOL Study Guide in Word

2. Download Weather Week 2 SOL Study Guide in Word

3. Download Weather Week 3 SOL Study Guide in Word

4. Download Weather Week 4 SOL Study Guide in Word

5.Excellent Local Weather website with graphs, maps, and lots of info on Mt. Crawford

6. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.6 (PDF)

Smartboard Activities

1. Weather SOL Review 4.6 Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL 4.6 Hurricanes Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Storms Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Cirrus & Cumulus Clouds Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Thunderstorms & Tornadoes Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. About Clouds Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Weather Chart Notebook Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Cloud SOL Senteo/SMART Response Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. Anemometers & Wind Speed Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Differentiate between Cloud Types Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Rain and Sleet Formation Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

12. Snow and Hail Formation Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

13. Thunderstorms Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

14. Using Barometers Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

15. Weather Map (Fronts) Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

16. Weather Instructional SOL Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. Download SOL Weather Jeopardy Game PowerPoint

2.Fronts Instructional PowerPoint

3. Weather SOL Jeopardy 2 PowerPoint

4. Weather SOL Millionaire PowerPoint

5. SOL Weather Vocabulary Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Cloud sort (Picture Preview)

2. Weather Instruments Match picture to the correct word (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1.Weather Smart: The Water Cycle and Clouds 15min.

2. Weather Smart: Forecasting and Weather Instruments 15min.

Lesson Plans

 

Assessments & Strategies 1. Kidpix Weather Drawing (Preview Example)
Teacher Resources

1. Weather Worksheets (pdf format)

2. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

3. Buy Power of Science Weather kit

4. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.7 The student will investigate and understand the relationships among the Earth, moon, and sun. Key concepts include

  • the motions of the Earth, moon, and sun (revolution and rotation);
  • the causes for the Earth’s seasons and phases of the moon;
  • the relative size, position, age, and makeup of the Earth, moon, and sun; and
  • historical contributions in understanding the Earth-moon-sun system.

SOL Review

1. Solar System Test 20 Questions

2. Put the Planets in Order Game

3. Solar System Tutor Questions with great pictures by enchantedInteractive

4. Fling the Teacher SOL Game

5. Space Game Fun! Learn about size comparison and planet facts

6. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

7. Space Quiz Game Get points by answering planet questions correctly

8. 12 Solar System Cards Learn the facts about each planet as you guess what the picture represents

9. SOL Earth's Crust Millionaire Game

10. SOL Earth, Moon, and Sun 21 Question Test

11. Sun, Moon, and Earth SOL Test

Interactive Activities

 

1. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

2. 3D Solar System Interactive Website-see planets in 3D, zoom, measure distance and time

Study Guides /Research

 

1. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.7 (PDF)

2. Download Space Week 1 SOL Study Guide in Word

3. Download Space Week 2 SOL Study Guide in Word

4. Download Space Week 3 SOL Study Guide in Word

5. Download Space Week 4 SOL Study Guide in Word

6. Download Earth's Geology Week 1 SOL Study Guide in Word

7. Download Earth's Geology Week 2 SOL Study Guide in Word

8. Download Earth's Geology Week 3 SOL Study Guide in Word

9. Astronomy for Kids Links

Smartboard Activities

1. SOL 4.7 Moon Instructional Smartboard Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Earth, Sun, and Moon Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL 4.7 Moon Phases Instructional Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Rotation & Revolution of Sun and Earth Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Sun Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Senteo Earth & Space Systems Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Sun Senteo Quiz Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Earth & Space Senteo (SMART Response) SOL Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. Moon Cycles Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Moon Phases SOL Senteo/SMART Response Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Aristotle & Ptolemy Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

 

Powerpoints

1. Download Rotation vs. Revolution Instructional PowerPoint

2. Download SOL 4.7 Sun, Earth, and Moon PowerPoint Teaching and Review

3. Download SOL Jeopardy PowerPoint

4. Download Earth & Moon SOL Instructional PowerPoint

5. Moon Phases with SOL Quiz PowerPoint

6. Moon Phases Pictures PowerPoint

7. Earth's Patterns Instructional PowerPoint

8. Earth, Sun, Moon SOL Review PowerPoint

9. It's a Revolution SOL Vocabulary Instructional PowerPoint

10. Earth Pattern SOL Millionaire PowerPoint

11. Earth Pattern Cycles and Changes SOL Vocabulary PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Moon Phases Sort (Picture Preview)

2. Sort Planets in correct order from the sun (Picture Preview)

3. Sort Inner vs Outer Planets (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. A Closer Look at Space: Earth 21min.

2. Reasons for the Seasons 26min.

3. StudyJams Oceans, Seasons, & Clouds Movie & Tests

Lesson Plans  
Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix Moon PhasesDrawing (Preview Example)

2. Kidpix Planets Drawing (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Space Worksheets (pdf format)

2. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

3. Our Amazing Solar System Kit

4. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

4.8 The student will investigate and understand important Virginia natural resources. Key concepts include

  • watershed and water resources;
  • animals and plants;
  • minerals, rocks, ores, and energy sources; and
  • forests, soil, and land.

SOL Review

1. SOL 4.8 Virginia Natural Resources Test

2. Suffolk Interactive SOL Websites Review

Interactive Activities

 

1. Excellent Watershed Animation and explanation

2.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

3. Kids games about protecting the environment

Study Guides /Research

 

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2. Virginia Naturally Website with Excellent SOL 4.8 Natural Resource Information. Click on the chapters in PDF format to view the info.

3. Refrigerator Cards SOL 4.8 (PDF)

4. Virginia Watershed Maps Online

Smartboard Activities

1. Natural Resources SOL 4.8 Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL Senteo/SMART Response Natural Resources Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Water Resources SOL Senteo/SMART Response Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Important Natural Resources Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Watershed Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Coal and Limstone Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. Good SOL 4.8 Instructional PowerPoint with pictures

 

Kidspiration Templates 1. Man-Made Resources vs Natural Resouces (Picture Preview)
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. The Biggest Treasure Chest: Our Natural Resources Minerals, coal, and ore 11 min.

2. Learning About Natural Resources Renewable, nonrenewable, pollution and recycle 22 min.

3. StudyJams Rock Cycle & Erosion Movie & Test

Lesson Plans 1. Trees of Virginia SOL Lesson Plan
Assessments & Strategies 1. Kidpix Man-made vs Natural Resources Drawing (Preview Example)
Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Buy Rocks & Minerals Science kit

3. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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SOL Review

1. SOL Review Games SOL Review

2. VDOE SOL Resources for Science

3. Harcourt Science Interactive Resources

4. Are you Smarter than a 4th Grader PowerPoint SOL Review

5. SOL 4th Grade Science Quia Games

6. VDOE Technology Enhanced Items Practice Tests

7. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

8. SOL 4th Grade Science Review using Classroom Jeopardy (Game Preview)

 

 


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Teacher SOL Resources:

1. Interactive Notebooks Buy excellent interactive notetaking notebooks for SOL

2. VDOE SOL Resources for Science

3. Kidspiration Templates Templates organized by subject and grade

4. Download Jeopardy Powerpoint Game Template Fill in the questions and answers and have fun playing Jeopardy! 25 questions board

5. Download Millionaire Powerpoint Game Template Fill in the questions and answers and have fun playing Millionaire!

6. Brainpop Sciences Movies Movie clips on Science (Subscription)

7. Find Smartboard Notebook Ready Made Lessons Enter the subject, grade, and Virginia Standards. Excellent Smartboard resource

8. SOL 4th Grade Assessment in Word

9. SOL Curriculum Resources by Hopewell in Adobe pdf

10. Harcourt Science Interactive Resources

11. Free Pictures for Teachers

12. Free Clipart for Teachers

13. Science SOL Review Worksheets & Study Guides (Word)

14. Suffolk Science SOL Resources

15. Buy SOL Science Textbooks for K-5

16. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources

17. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)


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