Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Animal Webcams!

Ocean Life

Take advantage of a chance to do a virtual field trip!  Take your whole class to a tiger's cave, or underwater without leaving your classroom!  Check out these fantastic webcam resources:

National Zoo

n  Live web cams to specific animals at the zoo.

n  Also has links for kids.


n  See live webcams of animals in various habitats.  Choose from Africa came, Sea Otter, Kelp Forest, penguin, Tiger, Ocean cam and much more!

San Diego Zoo

n  Has a kid territory with FAQ and answers.  Some great images, science projects


n  Has some videos and lesson ideas for teachers

Kidport Science  -- Life in the Sea

n  Images and information on various sealife

Wildlife Channel --  
 n  Has fabulous cameras set up in bald eagle nests.  Thanks Ms. Ludden! 

The following is a home video shot from whale watch on the Navatek off Oahu, Hawaii, 02/10/07. Blows, dives and breaches! Mother with calf. 


Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Awesome Interactive Math Sites

Ok, you caught me, I was playing games on my computer.  Math games.  Check out some of these cool Math sites, would be great on an interactive white board, or having individual students on a computer.

Great Interactive Math sites to check out!

Interactive Fraction sites:

Friday, March 6, 2009

PicLits  This is a cool site and great way to have students get creative with poetry, complete sentences, keywords and more.  Users have a chance to matches images with carefully selected keywords or can write "freestyle".  Check it out with your students, and create your own PicLit!
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See the full PicLit at