Rhode Island SPCA

We speak for those who cannot speak for themselves

Home School Website Resources

Courtesy of APHE (Association of Professional Humane Educators)

Adaptations Websites

http://www.ecokids.ca/pub/index.cfm

http://www.ecokids.ca/pub/eco_info/topics/climate/adaptations/index.cfm

http://www.uen.org/themepark/habitat/animal.shtml#things

http://www.uen.org/utahlink/activities/view_activity.cgi?activity_id=4750

http://www.learninghaven.com/science/articles/animals_and_adaptation.htm

http://www.lpzoo.com/education/zebra/student/formfunction/c.html

Food Chain Websites

http://www.ecokids.ca/pub/eco_info/topics/frogs/chain_reaction/index.cfm

http://www.nwf.org/kidzone/kzPage.cfm?siteId=3&departmentId=77

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/habitats.shtml

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/food/food_menu.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/plants/

http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson024.shtml

http://www.lpzoo.com/education/zebra/student/formfunction/c.html

Habitats Websites

http://birding.about.com/od/gardening/a/backyardhabitat.htm

www.nrcs.usda.gov/FEATURES/backyard/wildhab.html

http://birdwebsite.com/backyard.htm

http://www.gnb.ca/0078/hey_kids/Habitat-game-e.asp

Life Cycle Websites

http://www.youth.net/cec/cecsci/cecsci.15.txt

www.insectlore.com

http://classroom.jc-schools.net/sci-units/living-things.htm#6

www.climateclassroom.org

Useful Books

“Hands-on Life Science Activities for grades K – 8” By Marvin N. Tolman

“Earthbook for Kids” By Linda Schwartz

“Nature in a Nutshell for Kids” By Jean Potter