Biology Adventures

Week 13 Assignment - Smore Exploration!

PART 1: CLASSROOM RESOURCES

Animoto

Animoto analyses the video, feels the music, customises the video. Publish to any webpage!

Scribble Maps

Use Google Maps to draw, annotate and customize your map!

Tagxedo

Turns words -- famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters -- into a visually stunning tag cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text.

Sign Generators

An online widget that allows you to change the letters in various photos of signs (road signs, people holding signs, product parodies) to make personalized images/graphics and ecards.

Jeopardy Labs

Create a customized jeopardy template without PowerPoint. The games you make can be played online from anywhere in the world. You can make your own or browse other jeopardy templates created by other people.

DaFont

Loads tons of fun, free fonts for you computer. Makes posters more exciting, assignments interesting and life more fun in general!

Every Stock Photo

A license-specific photo search engine. Currently we index and search millions of freely licensed photos, from many sources, and present them in an integrated search. Membership is free and allows you to rate, tag, collect and comment on photos.

Free-Loops

Over 400 CD quality free wavs recorded by great inspiring musicians, from FX sounds to hip hop samples and this in many different instruments. You can review all the artists that form part of this project and are currently contributing to it. All offered sound files are copyright free.

Scratch

Free download, a new programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music and art, and share your creations on the web. Learn important mathematical and computational ideas, while also learning to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.

Earth Album

Explore the earth in photos. Some of the most stunning photos in the world
courtesy of Google maps and Flickr.

PART 2: VIDEOS

Grade 10 Science Frog Dissection
Earth Day 2013

PART 3: PODCASTS

6the Grade Science

The sixth graders follow an integrated curriculum that incorporates aspects of Life Sciences and Earth Science. Students will develop skills of inquiry, investigation, analysis, and explanation through a variety of hands-on laboratory experiences. Instead of working with a single textbook, each unit of study is crafted from a variety of resources including texts, magazine articles, the Internet and activity books.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/6th-grade-science/id577259720

Dynamic Planet - Ultimate Dinosaurs 101A

This course centers around the main themes of the Royal-Ontario Museum-developed exhibit Ultimate Dinosaurs: Giants from Gondwana. In this first course, we will be examining the concepts of continental drift and plate tectonic theory, and illustrating how these forces led to the formation of the supercontinent Pangaea around 250 million years ago.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/1-dynamic-planet-ultimate/id537401947

7th Grade Life Science

During this course, the basic concepts of Life Sciences will be discovered.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/7th-grade-life-science/id536671120

CSI Crime Solver

Think you can get away with murder? You're wrong...Science solves crimes. Select this course to learn how!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/csi-crime-solver-biology-mod-1/id575550680

Climate Change - TED Conference

These speakers take the TED stage to illuminate the nature and scale of current-day clime change. They explore the economics and psychology of individual and collective action-or inaction-on climate change in order to assess the costs of our choices and opportunities for change.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/course/climate-change/id499099250