Fun Physical Science Websites


Force and Motion:

Online Stopwatch
http://www.online-stopwatch.com/full-screen-stopwatch/


Quizlet Forces and Motion Flashcards (click "Flashcards" to study words, "Learn" to practice words, and "Test" to take a practice test)
http://quizlet.com/_wrddk


Blasto Cannonball Force and Motion

http://archive.fossweb.com/modules3-6/Variables/activities/blasto.html


Study Jam Force and Motion Video
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/forces-and-motion/force-and-motion.htm


BBC School Science Clip Pushes and Pulls (Horse and cone, wall)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/5_6/pushes_pulls.shtml

BBC School Science Clip Forces and Movement (Mass)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/6_7/forces_movement.shtml

Skoool Measuring Speed (3 race cars)
http://www.skoool.ie/content/SKOOOL_LEARNING/JUNIOR/sims/science/messc/launch.html

Graphing Motion Lab (paddle a boat 500m; click Paddles to change mass, force)
http://www.tandftechnology.com/Physics/Programs/Labs/GraphingBoatMotionLab/index.html

BBC School Science Clip Friction (ice, vinyl, wood, carpet)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/friction.shtml


Friction Ramp (Skateboarder)
http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/motion-games/friction-ramp.html

Force & Motion Word-o-Rama fill-in-the-blank Game
http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/motion-games/motion-word-o-rama.html

Three-Puck-Chuck (Use pucks of 3 different masses to hit another into the goal)
http://pbskids.org/zoom/games/3puckchuck/3puckgame.html

Speed, Eggs, and Slam - Crash safety simulation
http://www.tryscience.org/experiments/experiments_newtonseggs_online.html

BBC School Science Clip Forces in Action (parachutes and weights)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/10_11/forces_action.shtml

BBC Bitesize Rock and Roll (1=caveman push, pull, 2=big push-pull, 3=change speed-direction)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/firstlevel/sciences/forces/play/



Galileo's Leaning Tower of Pisa Simulation

http://www.planetseed.com/files/uploadedfiles/Science/Laboratory/Air_and_Space/Galileo_Drops_the_Ball/anim/en/index.html?width=440&height=670&popup=true

Roller Coaster Energy and Motion
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/gr4/unitf.html


Roller Coaster Science
https://sci-quest.org/sites/all/themes/sciquest/sq_web_coaster_1_0.htm

Soccer Ball Energy and Change
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/gr3/unitf.html

Discovery Channel MythBusters Phone Book Friction Video
http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/mythbusters/videos/phone-book-friction.htm

Brain Pop: Energy Video and Quiz
http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/dl/free/0078695104/160350/00076705.swf


Light:

Quizlet Light Flashcards
(click "flashcards" to study words, "Learn" to practice words, and "Test" to take a practice test)
 
Study Jam Light Video
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/light.htm

Study Jam Reflection, Refraction, Absorption Video
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/light-absorb-reflect-refract.htm

BBC School Science Clip How We See Things
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/10_11/see_things.shtml

BBC School Science Clip Light & Shadows
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/7_8/light_shadows.shtml

BBC Bitesize - Haunted Mansion - Source of Light

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/science/light/play/

Laser Mirror Reflections
http://games.erdener.org/laser/


Light Properties - Click on a characteristic of light
 
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Transparent, Translucent, and Opaque
 
 
Glencoe Controlled Experiment of Temperature of Colorful Sweaters  
 
 
Alien Attack: Light Review

Phet Bending light through different Materials

 
Freezeray: Reflecting a laser beam off a mirror with Protractor
 
Refracting a laser beam through a Glass block
 
Refracting a laser beam through a curved glass block
 
Refracting 3 laser beams through concave, convex and straight glass
 

SciCast Refraction Video
http://scicast.org.uk/films/2008/01/refraction.html 

Children's University of Manchester: Shadow Lengths

http://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/media/services/thechildrensuniversityofmanchester/flash/earthandbeyond_a.swf

Sound:

Quizlet Light Flashcards

(click "flashcards" to study words, "Learn" to practice words, and "Test" to take a practice test)
http://quizlet.com/69062652/flashcards

Study Jam Sound Video
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/energy-light-sound/sound.htm

BBC School Science Clip Sound and Hearing
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/5_6/sound_hearing.shtml

BBC School Science Clip Changing Sounds
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/9_10/changing_sounds.shtml
 
 
 
Listening Memory Game: Matching Pitches - Click on Quality of Sound then Matching Pitches
http://www.exploratorium.edu/listen/activities/memory_game/deploy/activity_memorygame.php
 
Online Tuning Forks
http://www.onlinetuningfork.com/
 
Magic Schoolbus in the Haunted House: Sound is Vibration Video Clip
http://ed.ted.com/on/SBjnMpFP
 
Magic Schoolbus Gets an Earful: Match sounds to sources
http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus/games/sound/index.htm
 
How Sound Travels: Frog Sound Transmission in Space, Land, Water
 
Online Water Xylophone
 
Exploring Pitch and Volume: Click on a glass of different sizes for pitch
http://www.iknowthat.com/ScienceIllustrations/sound/science_desk.swf

Sound Properties - Click on a characteristic of sound