Urban Programs Resource Network

Links and Reviews for Knowing Your World

The following 11 sites have linked to our Knowing Your World website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.

Community Resources for Science
http://www.crscience.org/pdf/bilingual_websites.pdf
"Lessons and activities designed for 4th and 5th graders to learn about acid rain, global warming, water resources and other environmental topics."

Cybersleuth Kids
http://cybersleuth-kids.com/sleuth/Education/index1.htm

DMOZ
http://dmoz.supereva.com/cgi-bin/index.chm?/Kids_and_Teens/School_Time/Science/Environment/
"Learn about global warming, acid precipitation, earth's energy systems, natural resources, and water conservation."

Earth to Class
http://www.earth2class.org/curr_units/energy%20urls.php
"“Environmental Awareness: Knowing Your World”:"

Google Directory
http://www.google.com/Top/Kids_and_Teens/School_Time/Science/Environment/
"Learn about global warming, acid precipitation, earth's energy systems, natural resources, and water conservation."

Grand Island Central School District
http://www.grandisland-cs.k12.ny.us/resources.cfm?subpage=2908
"Acid Precipitation- Are Things Getting Better?"

Internet 4 Classrooms
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_5th_science.htm

Internet 4 Classrooms
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_4th_science.htm
"Can We Use Them Forever?"

Macmillan/McGraw-Hill
http://www.mhschool.com/socialstudies/2003/student/weblinks.php?isbn=0021492638&level1=2&level2=4
"Learn how all of the products we typically use come from natural resources. Each person can help by using these things wisely. This site also includes a fun activity for you to try!"

Tufts University - Wright Center for Science Education
http://www.tufts.edu/as/wright_center/iecws/materials/participant_activities/nj_antarctic_mcdonough_activity/antunit.htm

Westmeade Elementary School (Nashville, TN)
http://www.westmeade.net/Library/westmeade_library_links_page.htm

 

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