Storybooks

These free animated electronic storybooks help teach science in a fun and entertaining manner.  We now have it in flash and html5 files which can be viewed on any plantform.  Please Note:  we are changing over to javascript so you will be able to see storybooks on web and cell phones. They will say "all platform" for that verson.  Please be patient as we change over.  (NOTE WE ARE UPDATING TO HTML5, SO ONLY WAY TO SEE SOME OF BOOKS MUST GO TO INTERNET EXPLORER WHICH CAN STILL DISPLAY FLASH)

Applied Science  (other recommended books used in curriculum)

    Mugambi's Moving Moon    flash   all platforms       Applied Science - Physics KA (Pre)
    Light Magic  (English, Tigrinya)  flash   all platforms       Applied Science - Physics 1A (Pre)
    The Crazy Toy Scientist  flash  all platforms        Applied Science -  Physics 2A (Lab)
     Electricity Song  flash   YouTube  all platforms       Applied Science - Physics 2B (Post)
      Applied Science - Physics 3B (Pre)

    Electrons and the Hairy Monster    flash   all platforms       Applied Science - Physics 3A (Pre)
     Night without Light     flash  all platforms       Applied Science - Technology 3B (Post)
     Poly Mer  flash     all platforms       Applied Science - Science and Math 6C (Pre)
     The Naked Eye     flash   all platforms        Applied Science -  Science and Math KC (Lab)    
       Applied Science - Technology 5B (Pre)
        A Child of Rancho Arroyo de la Alameda  flash     all platforms        Applied Science - Built Environment 3(Pre) 

Plate Tectonic Cycle  (other recommended books used in curriculum)

   Lucy Lava (English, Tigrinya)  flash  all platforms       Plate Tectonics - Volcanoes 1 (Pre)
   Three Earthquake Dolls   flash  all platforms       Plate Tectonics - Hazards 4 (Pre)
      Plate Tectonics - Earthquakes 1 (Post)
   Leaving the Fiery Slopes of Mt. Etna     flash      all platforms       Plate Tectonics - Hazards 3 (Pre)

Rock Cycle (other recommended books used in curriculum)

     Going Back through Time with Dinosaurs     flash    all platforms       Rock Cycle -  Past Life 2B (Post) 
     Mammoth Mary   flash    all platforms       Rock Cycle - Past Life 3 (Post)
     Gems  flash   all platforms        Rock Cycle -  Minerals 4B (Post)
    Ricky the Rapping Rock  flash   all platforms       Rock Cycle - Rocks 2(Pre)
     Rock Cycle - Rocks 6A (Post)
     The Crazy Professor  flash  all platforms       Rock Cycle - Past Life KB (Post)

Water Cycle (other recommended books used in curriculum)

     Dr. Drippy   flash     You Tube  all platforms       Water Cycle - Water 6 (Pre)
     Clouds        flash     all platforms       Water Cycle - Atmosphere K (Pre/Lab)
     Snow Crystals and Flakes  
                        flash    all platforms
      Water Cycle - Weather 3 (During)
     Giving Water a Second Chance                                  flash     all platforms       Water Cycle - Water 1 (Post)
      Nu, You and Water  flash   all platforms      Water Cycle - Water 5 (Post)  (English, Tigrinya)
     A Fish in Stone      
                     flash   all platforms
    Water Cycle - Water 5 (Pre)
     Weather Lores   
                        flash    all platforms 
     Water Cycle - Weather 2 (Post)
     Drippy the Hippie 
                       flash     all platforms
     Water Cycle - Water K (Post);
     Water Cycle - Water 1 (Pre)
     Water Cycle - Water 2 (Post) 

Life Cycle (other recommended books used in curriculum)

ORGANISMS  
  Phoca, the Traveling Harbor Seal     flash       all platforms
                                
     Life Cycle - Organisms 1B (Lab)
     Frog Tales   flash   all platforms      Life Cycle - Organisms 2B (Post)
     Ant Trails    flash  all platforms      Life Cycle - Organism 3B (During)
     Simona's Nature Adventures in Eritrea, East Africa   (English, Tigrinya)    flash  all platforms      Life Cycle - Organisms  3A (Post)
     Painted Lady Butterfly 
                        flash
   all platforms
     Life Cycle - Organism 3B (Post)
     Octa   flash   all platforms        Life Cycle - Organism 4B (Pre)
HUMAN BIOLOGY  
    Human Bone Poem flash      Life Cycle - Human Biology KB (Pre)
   
  A Broken Heart (Rita Anselmo)  flash   all platforms   
     
     Life Cycle - Human Biology 1B (Lab)
   My Belly Hurts   flash   all platforms     Life Cycle  - Human Biology 3A (Pre)
  Skeletal Hip Hop (song)    flash  all platforms      Life Cycle - Human Biology 5A (Pre)
PLANTS  
   What is a tree?  (English, Spanish, Korean, Tigrinya)   flash  all platforms       Life Cycle - Plants KA (Pre Lab)
   The Colors of Fall  flash   all platforms       Life Cycle - Plants 4B (Pre Lab)
   Gary the Gardner  flash  all platforms      Life Cycle - Plants 2B (Post)
     Growing Up Ohlone     
                    flash     all platforms
    Life Cycle - Plants 3B (Post)
   Fig Man         flash      all platforms      Life Cycle - Plants 5B (Pre) 
NATURAL ENVIRONMENT  
    Murder in the Mud    flash  all platforms
                                
      Life Cycle - Natural Environment 4B (Lab)
   Owl Pellet Party  
                   flash   all platforms
     Life Cycle - Natural Environment 2B (Post Lab)
   Working on the Food Chain 
                    flash   all platforms
     Life Cycle - Natural Environment  KB (Lab) 
     Life Cycle - Natural Environment 2A (Pre Lab)
   Through a Frog's Eye
                    flash    all platforms

                                 
     Life Cycle - Natural Environment 3B (Post) 
     Wetland in the City       
                    flash   all platforms
 (for field trip at Tule Ponds) 
      Wetland in the City (long)
                    flash   all platforms
     Life Cycle - Natural Environment 6A (Pre)
     Compost Break Dance 
                    
flash   all platforms
    Life Cycle - Natural Environment 4A (Post)

Other

     Flowers of Today (Amharic)      Teaches children numbers in Amharic, a language      spoken in Ethiopia.
 

Elementary