Fourth Grade

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Fourth Grade Team 2018-2019

Mrs. Chousa           
OlChousa@ccsd.ws

Ms. Kosakowski    
AnKosakowski@ccsd.ws

Mrs. Keeler          
MeKeeler@ccsd.ws

Mrs. Mills                  
LiMills@ccsd.ws
 


Mrs. Migliaccio      
FrMigliaccio@ccsd.ws          
Fourth Grade Level Aide

 

 

 

Social Studies

SUBSCRIPTION LINKS:

Brain Pop

Brain Pop Jr.

Interactive Learning: Social Studies (use Mozilla Firefox browser)

True Flix

Links

Research

ELA

ENGLISH SITES:

English Resource Interactive Learning Games (use Mozilla Firefox browser)

KCD Literacy Site

Grammar Blast

Grammaropolis

My Vocabulary

Oxford Dictionary

Spelling City

Vocabulary & More

READING SITES:

Epic! (access only available during school hours)

Fast Phonics

Leveled Book Wizard

WRITING SITES:

Fan Story

Interactive Learning Writing Sites (use Mozilla Firefox browser)

 

 

Math

Science

Brain Builder

Symbaloos

GLC Quick Link

4 Units of Study

Explorers

Colonial America

Immigration

Native Americans

Big Orrin
http://www.bigorrin.org/iroquois_kids.htm

Oneida Indian Nation
http://www.oneidaindiannation.com/legendsandlore/

Ducksters: Native American Indians
http://www.ducksters.com/history/native_americans.php

PBS Learning - Native American Heritage
https://ny.pbslearningmedia.org/collection/NativeAmericanHeritage/#.WnHa1flSwdU

Onondaga Nation
http://www.onondaganation.org/

History.com
http://www.history.com/search?q=native%20american%20cultures

Scholastic - Native American Heritage
https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/collections/teaching-content/native-american-heritage-0/

Native Tech
http://www.nativetech.org/games/index.php

Mr. Nussbaum - Native American Indians
http://mrnussbaum.com/nativeamericans/

Education World
http://www.educationworld.com/a_special/native_americans.shtml

Mr. Nussbaum - Iroquois Indians
http://mrnussbaum.com/readingcomp/iroquoiscomp/

Kids Information - Native Americans
https://www.kidinfo.com/american_history/native_americans.html

Kids Konnect
https://kidskonnect.com/history/native-americans/

Reference.com
https://www.reference.com/history/did-native-americans-a2738cdec1a38e35

All About History
https://www.allabouthistory.org/native-american-history.htm

Interactive Learning Sites (use Mozilla Firefox browser)
http://interactivesites.weebly.com/native-americans.html

American's Library
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/jb/jazz/jb_jazz_citizens_1.html

Kids Native Languages
http://www.native-languages.org/kids.htm

Kiddy House - Thanksgiving
http://www.kiddyhouse.com/Thanksgiving/Native.html

Lewis & Clark
http://www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/native/index.html

Revolutionary War

Social Studies Tool Box

Science: Digestion - The Food Chain

Science: Extreme Weather

4_Weather

Mr. Nussbaum

Harcourtschool

Discovery Kids
http://discoverykids.com/games/volcano-explorer/

Mineralogy4Kids
http://www.mineralogy4kids.org/

Interactive Learner
http://www.learner.org/interactives/rockcycle/index.html

ThirteenOrg
https://www.thirteen.org/wnet/savageearth/

PBS Learning Media
https://ny.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/ess05.sci.ess.earthsys.lp_platetectonics/plate-tectonics/#.WnIYG_lSwdU

Scholastic
http://www.scholastic.com/play/volcano.htm

Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/astronomy/planets/earth/Continents.shtml

BrainPop-weather
https://www.brainpop.com/science/weather/

TrueFlix

https://scied.ucar.edu/webweather/thunderstorms

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

GREAT SITE: https://www.lwsd.wednet.edu/cms/lib/WA01001397/Centricity/Domain/106/Fourth%20Grade%20Extreme%20Weather%20Resources.pdf

Fourth Grade Extreme Weather Resources To open any of the links below, hold down CTRL and click on the link.

Hurricanes:

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/hurricane-profile/

Don’t forget to click on “more” at the bottom of the page.

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-hurricane.htm

This website was written by a meteorologist especially for kids.

http://www.ready.gov/hurricanes

Be sure to click on the tabs below the paragraphs, “Before, during, and after.” Typhoons and Cyclones:

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/09/130923-typhoon-hurricanecyclone-primer-naturaldisaster/?source=hp_dl2_news_typhoon_explainer_20130924

How typhoons, cyclones, and tornadoes are the same kind of storm.

Tornadoes:

http://www.timeforkids.com/news/tornadoes-devastate-midwest/160496

Article from Time for Kids. http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/weather/wtwistqa.htm

USA today article. http://www.crh.noaa.gov/ddc/?n=over

NOAA, the National Weather Service’s site on if standing under an overpass will help you in a thunderstorm. http://www.lightningsafety.noaa.gov/overview.htm

The National Weather Service site about lightening storms. http://www.nbcnews.com/id/24583844/ns/weather/t/cars-are-deadly-sheltersduring-tornadoes/

This article tells about tornado deaths in cars, then lets you know where to go if you are in the car during a tornado. http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/weather/resources/safety/wtornado.htm

Tornado safety. Along the left sidebar are links to more information about tornadoes. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-tornado.htm

This website was written by a meteorologist especially for kids. http://www.ready.gov/tornadoes

Be sure to click on “before, during, after” after the paragraphs.

Floods: http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/floods-profile/

National Geographic Article about floods. http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/floods-safety-tips/

Flood Safety tips. Look below the picture of the man in a flood. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-rain.htm

This website was written by a meteorologist especially for kids http://www.ready.gov/floods

Be sure to click on the tabs below the paragraphs, especially “before, during, and after.”

Landslides: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/03/140324-mudslides-naturaldisasters-geology-science/

Discusses the reasons for the Oso Mudslide and others. Avalanches and Winter Storms: http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/avalanche-profile/

Click more at the bottom of the page. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/13/130422-avalanche-safetytips/

Tips for staying safe in an avalanche. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-winter-storms.htm

This website was written by a meteorologist especially for kids

Tsunamis: http://kidsahead.com/subjects/7-tsunamis-floods/articles/303

Video from National Geographic about tsunamis. Be prepared to pause and take notes. http://www.livescience.com/48638-offshore-islands-boost-tsunami-flooding.html

Offshore islands should protect the mainland from tsunamis, right? http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/tsunami-profile/

Wildfires:

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/wildfires/

Don’t forget to click more at the bottom of the article. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-wildfire.htm

This website was written by a meteorologist especially for kids http://www.ready.gov/wildfires Be sure to click on the tabs below the paragraphs—“before, during, and after” Volcanoes: http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/volcano-profile/

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/naturaldisasters/volcano-profile/

Mount St. Helens before and after. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-volcano.htm

This website was written by a meteorologist especially for kids Thunder and Lightning Storms: http://www.srh.noaa.gov/srh/jetstream/lightning/flashriprock.htm

Look along the left sidebar to find more information. http://cvanthul.hubpages.com/hub/The-Types-of-Lightning

Types of lightning. https://student.societyforscience.org/article/where-will-lightning-strike

Look especially for the subheading: How not to get struck” http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas/themes.aspx?id=weather&sub=weather _phenomena_thunderstorm&lang=En

video shows the formation of a thunderstorm. General Advice for All Extreme Weather: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/com/weatherreadynation/force.html#

.VM7gbupTGM 8 NOAA’s site on extreme weather preparedness. Be a force of nature. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/10/141004-extreme-weathersurvival-guide-book-disasters/

Interview with the author of a new book about surviving natural disasters. http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-safety.htm

The meteorologist’s page, links to “Safety” for all weather disasters. Just click on the link you need. http://www.ready.gov/kids/know-the-facts

Very short lists of ideas on many natural disasters. Click on the link you need, and “Be a Hero.”

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