Science Classroom (PK-3)

Janet Corder and Joan Gore

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Elementary Science Interactive Activities Click on the individual tabs to access the websites.


SymbalooEdu search web mixes by topic or grade level

Science4us curriculum for early elementary students

Click here to access the Interactive Websites LiveBinder that includes all subject areas.

Creative Apps to Use In Science

Chatterpix(free) -Make your photos, friends, pets or drawings talk. Take a photo, draw a line to make a mouth and record your voice and then share with your friends and family. Very creative way for students to introduce themselves.

Shadow Puppet Edu (free) - Create videos to tell a story, explain an idea or send a personalized message. The app has a search tool to find pictures from the Library of Congress, NASA, and to find Creative Commons licensed images from Flickr. Students can also import pictures and videos from the camera roll on their iPads.

Skitch - Take a picture and annotate

Apps for Science

Science4us - curriculum for early elementary students

PocketZoo - Live animal cams

Explorium - Ocean
iBiome - Wetlands ($2.99)
My Incredible Body ($4.99)
Crazy Gears ($1.99)
Water Cycles ($1.99)
Benny Bones ($1.99)

Squiggle Fish (2.99)

Augmented Reality

What if your classroom came alive just like the hallways in Harry Potter? Would your students be more engaged and ready to learn? We believe so! Augmented Reality changes the way students interact with the world by unlocking digital layers that are embedded into flat, one-dimensional images. Travel with us as we demonstrate some of the activities that are currently available to students and teachers and imagine what the future holds for your classroom with Augmented Reality!

- Animal Cell by Quiver (formerly ColAR Mix)
- Explore the Solar System via the Amazing Space Journey app. Download the board here.

- Spacecraft 3D gives students the opportunity to learn about and interact with spacecraft that have been used to explore our solar system, study Earth and observe the universe.

  • Download the trigger/target image from NASA.
  • Download the app for IOS from the iTunes Store. The Android app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store.
  • Hover your device over the trigger/target image to discover the various spacecraft used by NASA.

-Disney Nature Explore - Explore 5 different 3D animal adventures -- Brown Bear, Monarch Butterfly, Chimpanzee, African Lion and Loggerhead Sea Turtle. There are 4 activities for each of the animals. Download the app here. This app does not use a trigger image.

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Twitter - @joangore @corderj