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8th Grade Links

Geologic Time:

https://www.aoml.noaa.gov/outreach/floridaseagrant/pdf_files/TropicalConnections_GeologicalTimeWithMajorEvolutionaryEventsInFossilRecord_KruczynskiFletcher.pdf

Kentucky Water Crisis:

https://www.npr.org/2019/10/31/772677717/first-these-kentuckians-couldnt-drink-the-water-now-they-can-t-afford-it

Compounds and Molecules:

https://www.legendsoflearning.com/learning-objectives/molecules-and-compounds/

Molecules game:

https://games.legendsoflearning.com/games/WyJnYW1lcyIsNjE5XQ==

Covalent Bonding:

https://pbslm-contrib.s3.amazonaws.com/WGBH/arct15/SimBucket/Simulations/chemthink-covalentbonding/content/index.html

Chemical Reactions Game:
https://www.msichicago.org/play/goreact/

Compounds Game:
http://planeta42.com/chemistry/dailycompounds/

Atomic Structure Game:

https://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/build-an-atom

How has the Periodic Table changed:

https://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=10266

Subatomic Particle Game:

https://education.jlab.org/elementmath/


Periodic Table Game:

https://www.funbrain.com/games/periodic-table-game

https://www.learner.org/interactives/periodic/

https://www.ptable.com/

India Water Problems:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/16/india/india-water-crisis-frontlines-intl/index.html


Rare bird back from extinction:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/10/africa/white-throated-rail-extinction-scli-intl-scn/index.html

Genetically Modified Virus:

https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/09/health/cystic-fibrosis-teen-engineered-bacteriophage-study/index.html


Dolphin with trash in stomach:

https://www.foxnews.com/science/dolphin-stranded-florida-beach-trash-belly

New Species of Human: 

https://www.cnn.com/2019/04/10/world/new-hominin-discovery-philippines-scn/index.html

Barney ACTOR UPDATE:

https://www.grunge.com/91368/whatever-happened-man-played-barney/

Parasite:

https://www.foxnews.com/health/girls-feet-infested-with-parasitic-sand-fleas-after-running-through-pigsty-barefoot

Noaa Harmful Algea Blooms:

https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/hazards/hab/

Carbon exchange in the OCEAN:

https://www.niwa.co.nz/oceans/ocean-atmosphere-interactions/dynamics-of-ocean-atmosphere-exchange

Carbon Cycle Game:

https://www.windows2universe.org/earth/climate/carbon_cycle.html

Endangered Species: 

https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/directory?sort=extinction_status&direction=desc

Ecology games:

https://biomanbio.com/GamesandLabs_old/EcoGames/ecology.html

https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activities/teaching-content/ecosystems-11-studyjams-interactive-science-activities/

Zombie DEER:

https://www.health.com/condition/infectious-diseases/zombie-deer-chronic-wasting

NYT overpopulation current event:

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/06/15/sunday-review/overpopulated-and-underfed-countries-near-a-breaking-point.html

Dice Simulator:

https://www.random.org/dice/

Overpopulation game:

https://overpopulationsimulator.weebly.com/overpopulation.html


Meeting Human Needs:

https://worldpopulationhistory.org/meeting-human-needs/


Science Games:

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/science.htm

Water from air: 

https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/31/tech/water-from-air-startups/index.html


Electricity online activity:

https://www.brainpop.com/games/sortifycurrentelectricity/

Current Events: 

https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/11/uk/no-deal-brexit-shops-additional-security-gbr-scli-intl/index.html

http://time.com/5499994/easter-island-statues-location-fresh-water/

https://cdn-films.economist.com/IN_FASHION/SPN_IF_ENVIRONMENT_SUBS.m3u8


Oil Clean up Lab: 

https://learning-center.homesciencetools.com/article/oil-spill-cleanup-science-projects/

https://www.teachengineering.org/activities/view/cub_enveng_lesson01_activity1



EPA History: 

https://www.epa.gov/climate-research

https://www.epa.gov/history

Fossil Dating: 

http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/ES12/ES12.html


Brief History of life on Earth: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Wfu0GR-mE8



Washington Post Hurricane Matthew: 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/national/amp-stories/hurricane-matthew-then-florence-lumberton-nc-in-constant-recovery/?hpid=hp_hp-visual-stories-desktop_no-name%3Ahomepage%2Fstory-ans


 K'nex Bonus Builds: 

https://www.knex.com/bonus-contraptions


Making Molecules: 

https://elearning.cpp.edu/learning-objects/making-molecules/

Molecules Game: 

https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/whatischemistry/adventures-in-chemistry/games/outer-space-molecule-chase.html


Periodic Table Games:


http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Elementsgames.htm

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/elementseries_L.html

https://education.jlab.org/elementmath/question.php?7321278



Japanese Hornet: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GbMLzSMJ12U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pghyKLSC_ig

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Twoa0m4U-oA


Congo and Cobalt:
http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2018/05/africa/congo-cobalt-dirty-energy-intl/

45min Workout:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfQQ7tswfdM

Fitness for Nerds:
https://www.nerdfitness.com/blog/strength-training-101-where-do-i-start/

Diseases and Disorders:
https://sites.google.com/a/wfsd.k12.ny.us/wfhs-library/science-math-health/body-system-diseases--dr-i

Mice and Bacteria:
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/04/17/601827888/new-york-city-mice-carry-bacteria-that-can-make-people-sick

Spring and Flu:
https://health.usnews.com/health-care/articles/2018-03-30/with-warmer-weather-comes-wrap-up-of-severe-flu-season

Yellow Fever: 
https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2018/04/12/601871150/yellow-fever-encroaches-megacities-straining-global-vaccine-supply

Cells in the Body:
http://www.bbc.com/news/health-43674270

OutFoxed: 
https://www.inaturalist.org/guides/3098

KidsGardening: 
https://kidsgardening.org/garden-activities/

No where to Hide: 

http://sciencenetlinks.com/esheets/nowhere-to-hide/

NPR:  Syrian Barrage Buries Civilian Areas

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/21/587516317/syrian-barrage-buries-civilian-areas-what-have-we-done-to-deserve-this


Monarch Butterflies:

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/monarch-butterfly/#monarch-butterfly-grass.jpg


South Africa Water Crisis:
https://www.cnn.com/2018/01/24/africa/cape-town-water-crisis-trnd/index.html

Trump and Solar Power:
http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-pol-solar-tariffs-20180122-story.html

Nafta:
https://www.wsj.com/articles/farmers-seek-signs-that-trump-has-eased-opposition-to-nafta-1515376801


 VIRAL:
www.onhealth.com/content/1/viral_infections

BACTERIAL:
https://www.britannica.com/science/bacterial-diseases

FUNGAL:
https://www.cdc.gov/fungal/diseases/

Protists:
http://www.ck12.org/book/ck-12-biology-concepts/section/8.7/


Nutrition.gov
https://www.nutrition.gov/life-stages/adolescents/tweens-and-teens

BALANCING EQUATIONS ONLINE:

https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/balancing-chemical-equations/latest/balancing-chemical-equations_en.html


Rates of Reaction PPT:
http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=0ahUKEwirgufG4N3RAhVM_IMKHfyDBUcQFggkMAI&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.montgomery.k12.ky.us%2Fuserfiles%2F1893%2FClasses%2F20673%2Fratesofreaction.ppt&usg=AFQjCNGY3Ajo66Yy7RvtZjPPR7dtLqfseg


EPA:

Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR)
https://www3.epa.gov/crossstaterule/


Worlds most polluted Rivers
https://weather.com/news/news/worlds-most-polluted-rivers-20130627#/1


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service:
https://www.fws.gov/wetlands/Data/Mapper.html

"The Martian" and NASA

http://www.nasa.gov/feature/nine-real-nasa-technologies-in-the-martian


Carbon Footprint Calculator

http://www.nature.org/greenliving/carboncalculator/

Gasses in Atmosphere vs Ocean
http://www.waterencyclopedia.com/Re-St/Sea-Water-Gases-in.html

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