Are you looking for a resource that goes beyond a Power Point? Are you looking for a FUN interactive and appropriate WEBSITE for elementary students to use on their ipads or computers? On this educational site the rainforest will come alive for your students. They will listen to howler monkeys, find out all sorts of facts about the rainforest, research rainforest animals, listen to books and watch videos (all through "safeyoutube") all while making connections to the Next Generation Science standards. It is perfect for them to browse through on their own during workstations or centers! Or you could use it as an interactive teaching tool in the classroom. The educational options are limitless--you decide!
It's easy to have ACCESS to this great instructional tool! Instructions on how to join in on the fun are included in your purchase.
Main sections of the website are as follows:
*NGSS standards page--Corresponding standards are highlighted
*What is a rainforest?--Description and map
*Basic Needs--Connects the interdependent relationships of plants and animals in the rainforest.
*Rainforest Animal Info-- Interactive info for independent research projects
*Special Highlights--highlights special critters, links to books read aloud, youtube videos (filtered through a safe site)
*Worksheets included are a rainforest research paper (2 different versions) and a homework sheet.