Balboa Middle School

(805) 289-1800 || 247 Hill Rd. || Ventura || 93003

Office Hours 8:00 - 4:00 M-F (except school holidays)

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Research Links for Classes

Helpful Research Links for All Classes

 

1. Newsela - A great resource for articles and nonfiction texts tied to Common Core!

2. Infotrac Database at Buena High School (pw: ventura)


6th Grade Links (Mrs. Garza & Mrs. Rodarte):

   1. “Walking Many a Mile Along the Nile” 

   2. Mummies!

   3. Egyptian Pyramids

    4. Queen Hatshepsut

   5. Ramses the Great

   6. Plate Tectonics - Interactive

   7. Plate Tectonics - Video

   8. Plate Tectonics on Mars

   9. Plastic Bags

  10. "Why You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of 

         China":

         Full PDF Version 

  11. The Silk Road

  12. Greek Mythology Videos 

  13. Triple Beam Balance

  14. Edheads Weather Activities

  15. Energy Transfer and Storage

  16. Renewable Resources

  17. What is Heat?

  18. Rock Cycle

  19. What is Human Body Tissue?

  20. The Earth System

 8th Grade Science Links:

1. chemicool

2. webelements

3. chemicalelements

4. education.jlab.org/itselemental.index.html

5. periodic table

 
7th Grade Science Links:

1. Plant, Animal and Bacteria Cell Models (Website #1)

2. Bacterial Cell Interactive Animation (Website #2)

3. Plant, Animal and Bacteria Cell Modes (Website #3)

2. Cell Biology (Website #5)

3. Levels of Organization (Website #6)

Famous Scientists:

1. https://goo.gl/OmmLU7

2. https://goo.gl/f6mRM2

3. https://goo.gl/1fTcZa

4. https://goo.gl/FmHiub