Online Games and Interactives Science Education for the Early Grades › Forums › Volume One › Learning Progression “B”: Life Science › Lesson B-4B. What is a Species? › Online Games and Interactives Tagged: games, interactives This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 4 years, 2 months ago by buddingnaturalist. Viewing 0 reply threads Author Posts March 15, 2016 at 6:05 pm #863 buddingnaturalistParticipant Sheppard Software has an Animal Characteristics game where you sort characteristics into respective bins labeled Mammal, Reptile, Bird, Fish, and Amphibian: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/content/animals/kidscorner/games/animalclassgame.htm PBS’s Dogs Around the World has an interactive where you match dog breeds to the environment they were bred for: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/dogs-around-world.html PBS Kids has a Dog Breeding game where you try to breed Border Collies with the desired traits given: http://pbskids.org/dragonflytv/games/game_dogbreeding.html The UK Science Museum has a game called “Thingdom” which is a similar concept to above, but geared for 11-16 year-olds with more opportunity for experimentation: http://www.nationalmediamuseum.org.uk/scim/educators/classroom-resources/online_games_websites/thingdom [Disclaimer: I thought the game was very tastefully done, but parents may want to preview it in advance, just in case.] Author Posts Viewing 0 reply threads You must be logged in to reply to this topic.