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Gr. 4-8 Science & Math Websites

Math

Ask Dr. Math A comprehensive math site where you can search for frequently asked questions or send in your own question to Dr. Math.

Create a Graph Understand and create different kinds of graphs.

Math Activities (Includes a Spanish language section)

Animals

Eagle Cam See live video from the National Conservation Training Center of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

Elephant Sanctuary See live video, view pictures and learn about the elephants at the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee.

Panda Cam See live video from the San Diego Zoo.

Ape Cam See live video from the San Diego Zoo.

Westminster Kennel Club Site of the organization that holds one of the most prestigious dog shows in the world. This site covers various dog-related topics.

Science & Technology

AquaFacts Learn about marine animals and habitats from the Vancouver Marine Aquarium.

Catch the Science Bug Turn your home into your very own science lab using everyday household items. Watch videos, get ideas, and read all about the world you live in.

Earth Sky Science News Science topics and scientists in the news.

Exploratorium Excellent science site from the Exploratorium Museum in San Francisco's Palace of Fine Arts.  Features hands-on activities, demos and exhibits.

How Things Are Made Find out how gum, refrigerators, shaving cream, fireworks, frisbees, etc. are made. Learn the history of the product, the materials, and how it’s made!

I Was Wondering… I waswondering.com is a project of the National Academy of Sciences aimed at showcasing the accomplishments of women in science.

Invention Dimension Invention games, meet the inventor of the week, and more. From MIT.

KidsHealth for Kids Current health news and issues.

The Virtual Cave The amazing story of caves in words and pictures.

What’s it Like Where You Live? Learn all about biomes and habitats

Wildflower Information and Pictures Help identify and learn about wildflowers in our area and other areas.

Your Big Backyard and Ranger Rick Online From the National Wildlife Federation.

Yuckiest Site on the Internet Fun and games, bugs and bats, recipes for slime, and more on this truly yucky site.

Science Fair Project Ideas

Bizarre Stuff You Can Make in Your Kitchen

Do Science

Reeko's Mad Scientist Lab

Science Hobbyist

Science Fair Project Resource Guide

Ultimate Science Fair Resource

Space

Nasa’s Space Place Space games, projects and more for younger kids.

The Planets: a Multimedia Tour of the Solar System An excellent, detailed site about our solar system.

Space Movies Space visualizations: movies about Supernovas, black holes, comet impacts, and more.