FUSE Spring 2016 - Page 19

COOL WEBLINKS! Our top suggestions on the web, listed by the sections in FUSE. To explore more, visit our matching sections at www.i-explore.net and also check out the Activity Mix page 18 opposite for some great cross-over links! LIBROPHILIA! iARTS Michelle Magorian reveals how her childhood inspired Goodnight Mr Tom and Back Home: Enter the Star Wars Arcade, collect tokens and decorate your very own room! www.penguin.co.uk/articles/on-writing/onwriting/2015/aug/23/the-colours-of-goodnightmr-tom/ Running from the Rainbow is also available as a dyslexia-friendly ebook through the publisher's TINTS app: www.barringtonstoke.co.uk/tints/ iSCIENCE Eggs: Unusual places where animals lay their eggs: www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/z72w2hv Chromium: It's hard to beat this Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chromium Magic egg-ct: The experiment –and can you reverse it? Plus a quick demo of a 'disappeared' eggshell. www.kidzone.ws/science/egg.htm http://faraday.physics.uiowa.edu/Movies/ MPEG/4d50.70a.mpg Gravity and G-force: Heaps of interesting facts on these sites: http://idahoptv.org/sciencetrek/topics/gravity/ facts.cfm http://games.disney.co.uk/star-wars-rebels/starwars-arcade iWORDS British 17-year-old, Tom Wagg, is a bright star set to become an Egghead Hero! http://20under20.dailydot.com/tom-wagg iTECH 3D-printing and eggshells: The 'fake' eggs project. Plus in-depth info on sound-proofing. www.earthtouchnews.com/discoveries/ innovation/3d-printed-fake-eggs-could-help-usfind-out-how-birds-spot-impostors-in-the-nest www.acousticsfirst.com/docs/egg.pdf iWORLD Discover the product history of Fabergé in rolling images. Be inspired! www.faberge.com/DiscoveryofMirFaberge.aspx QUIZ: For clues to your answers, try: http://kids.britannica.com/comptons/ article-9487531/monotreme www.gforces.net/ www.ngkids.co.uk/science-and-nature/butterflylife-cycle Rocket Science: Watch Tim Peake's message from space. Plus why he needed a 'Plan B'. Activity Mix: https://schoolgardening.rhs.org.uk/News/Newsresults/National/2016/January/Tim-Peake-SpaceMessage https://space.blog.gov.uk/2015/06/30/rocketscience-a-change-of-plan/ iMATHS Estimate 'food miles' for the Activity Mix, p18. Or calculate precise 'egg miles' using the Eggs-tra Data codes we discovered in iMaths, p7. Check out iMaths and iWorld links on this page. To liven up your Mapping a Journal, see MAP: Ex ܚ[