Wednesday, September 14, 2005

New links for science and maths


Introduction


Maths and science teachers from SMK Tun Syed Sheikh Shahabuddin requested work on the following topics. Some of these links are listed in www.jawischools.blogspot.com and http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~dotmack/, both of which have other links for science, maths, CALL and English language learning.


1 Maths’ terms and vocabulary
http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~dotmack/

2 Pronunciation of science and maths’ terms www.answers.com/main/science.jsp

3 Useful interactive work can be found in some of the kids’ websites

4 Websites for maths http://school.discovery.com/homeworkhelp/bjpinchbeck/bjmath.html

http://www.sciencegems.com/math.html#1

http://www.mathstories.com/

5 Chemistry terms and vocabulary
http://www.onelook.com/?loc=pub&w=chemistry

6 Pronunciation of scientific terms http://courses.washington.edu/insects/455Students/Methods/Pronounciation.htm

http://www.genome.gov/glossary.cfm
Talking glossary of genetic terms

http://www.answers.com/main/science.jsp
Maths and science

7 Sample questions for science
http://www.qca.org.uk/7857.html

8 Sample questions for maths
http://www.qca.org.uk/6.html

9 Questioning techniques
http://www.nexus.edu.au/teachstud/gat/painter.htm

http://changingminds.org/techniques/questioning/questioning.htm

http://www.nwrel.org/scpd/sirs/3/cu5.html

10 Grammar
www.jawischools.blogspot.com

11 URLS for maths’ projects http://www.courseworkbank.co.uk/GCSE/Maths_Coursework/

http://mathforum.org/geometry/geom.projects.html

http://camel.math.ca/Education/mpsf/

12 URLs for science projects
http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/projectguide/

http://www.all-science-fair-projects.com/

http://www.super-science-fair-projects.com/

13 Poems for maths http://www.pen.k12.va.us/Div/Winchester/jhhs/math/poetry/mathpoet.html

http://www.americanpoems.com/searches/m/45

http://terri.zone12.com/other/poetry/

http://userpages.umbc.edu/~dni1/humor/lists/mathsci/math14.shtml

14 Websites for children
www.jawischools.blogspot.com

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~dotmack/

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~elu_sci/

15 Dictionary for scientific terms
http://yourdictionary.com/

16 Teaching materials for science http://school.discovery.com/sciencefaircentral/
Science fair

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0772964.html

17 T & L materials for English
www.jawischools.blogspot.com

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~kuoll

18 Computer assisted language learning
www.jawischools.blogspot.com

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~kuoll

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~elu_sci

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~dotmack/

19 Maths’ jokes http://www.members.optusnet.com.au/~borishandal/MathsInternetGuide/MathsHumou r.htm

20 Games for science
http://www.kidsdomain.com/games/science.html

21 Science activities
http://news.fen.com/article/0,1120,1-11420,00.html?wtlAC=FE_Grades_3-5_2005- 05-17,email-h

22 Geology/earth sciences
http://education.usgs.gov/

http://earthscience4kids.cr.usgs.gov/

http://www.data.scec.org/

http://nesen.unl.edu/tsunamikit.htm

23 Science for under 11s
http://www.planet-science.com/under11s/index.html

24 Bad science
http://www.ems.psu.edu/~fraser/BadScience.html

25 Bad astronomy
http://www.badastronomy.com/

26 Physics
http://www.intuitor.com/moviephysics/
Physics in movies

http://science.nasa.gov/headlines/y2005/09mar_conference.htm?list1090077
Cutting edge physics

http://www.physlink.com/Fun/Links.cfm

27 Graphic organisers http://www.enchantedlearning.com/graphicorganizers/storymap/

28 How everything works
http://science.howstuffworks.com/

29 Lesson plans for maths and science http://lessonplanz.com/gradelevels.shtml

http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/

http://www.theteacherscorner.net/math/index.htm

http://www.schoolscience.co.uk/content/index.asp
Biology, chemistry, physics

30 Astronomy
http://kids.msfc.nasa.gov/

31 Lesson plans
http://www.lessonplanspage.com/

http://www.eslkidstuff.com/LinksMenu.htm
Links to other sites

http://sitesforteachers.com/index.html
Links to other sites

32 Smart schools in Malaysia
http://www.moe.edu.my/Data/Smart%20School%20Info/ccblueprint/bpcm.html

33 Blogging
www.blogger.com

http://www.petalingstreet.org/
Links to other Malaysian blogs

34 Readings for science
http://literacynet.org/cnnsf/sciencetech.html

35 Asian studies http://www.curriculum.edu.au/accessasia/indonesia/teacher/currguid/study.htm

36 Maths, science, technology
http://www.surfnetkids.com/directory/

http://www.xplora.org/ww/en/pub/xplora/about.htm

http://www.athenaweb.org/
Research and science in Europe

http://www.scienceacross.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.showhomepage
Projects for science across the world

http://mathforum.org/dr.math/
Maths

http://www.brainpop.com/

http://fi.edu/explore.html

http://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/kids/index.html
Space science

37 Games for maths
http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html
http://www.cleverisland.com/limited/eversave/registration_v11_step2.asp? refcode=6136

38 Phonetics and phonology
http://www.celt.stir.ac.uk/staff/HIGDOX/STEPHEN/PHONO/PHONOG.HTM

http://www2.unil.ch/ling/english/phonetique/table-eng.html

39 Online dictionaries
http://www.onelook.com/browse.shtml

40 Links for ESP
http://www.unav.es/espSig/esponweb.html

www.jawischools.blogspot.com

http://kuc02.kuniv.edu.kw/~dotmack/

41 Charts, graphs, diagrams
http://smartdraw.com/exp/ste/home/

42 History of maths
http://turnbull.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/Indexes/HistoryTopics.html

43 Clipart
www.the-tutor.com

http://biology.about.com/cs/biology/clipart/

44 Webquests
http://bb.cba.edu.kw/, course 115.

http://webquest.sdsu.edu/

http://asterix.ednet.lsu.edu/~edtech/webquest/

http://www.oswego.org/Staff/CCHAMBER/webdesign/web_quests.htm

http://www.ih.k12.oh.us/estech/webquestworkshop.htm

http://www.spa3.k12.sc.us/WebQuests.html

45 Information for Malaysian teachers
www.the-tutor.com


©D MacKenzie September 2005