Helping with Homework - Science

This school year, help your child complete his assignments and improve his study skills and Years with new strategies and methods for homework success.

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Earth Science: WaterwaysLakes, Rivers, and Underground WaterWatch this program with your child, then find a local waterway in your area and explore where it starts and where it ends [Video]
Earth Science: WaterwaysWater CycleUse this exploration to talk about where the water comes from that goes into your local waterway. Use the Student Sheet for record-keeping and answering questions about the water begins and ends. [Exploration]
Physical Science: Chemical ChangesThe Chemistry of FireworksSee what fireworks are the result of. [Video]
Physical Science: Chemical ChangesThe Chemistry of Crime SolvingTake a look at how a simple home chemistry set was used to solve a complex crime involving forgery and murder. [Video]
Physical Science: Chemical ChangesAcids and BasesLearn about the difference between acids and bases and what their common uses are. Use the pop-up button to click on the live screen to get more information. [Interactive]
Life Science: Backyard HabitatCity BirdsSummer is a perfect time to learn about the different species of birds. Whether you live in the city, country, or suburbs, you can turn your backyard into a place that attracts many different kinds of birds. [Video]
Life Science: Backyard HabitatOrganism NeedsHelp your child learn about what habitats are, using the Exploration, Organism Needs.
Life Science: Backyard HabitatBackyard Habitat:Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly and Red-Spotted Purple ButterflyLearn from Molly and Dave about how to build a habitat to attract many species of butterflies.