Mrs. Berryessa's 5th grade

Under the Sea

Computer Center

 Please choose a subject and complete at least one of these activities. You will be graded on them, and will earn points for completing the activities that go along with the links. Remember, neatness counts! Some of these activities are not ones that you can answer on paper, some of them will require you to show me the answers. 

In your notebook please put your answers under the computer area. Head it with the subject you are working on, and which question it is that you are answering or spending time doing. 




Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

Name the 7 continents

The Continents
More About the Continents

2.    Name 15 world countries.  

Country Maps

3. Name 15 major world cities.  
Top 100 cities of the world - by population here!

Name 15 types of dwellings.

10 types of dwellings

5. Name 10 South American and Central American countries.  

South America Country Map

Central America Map

6. Name 10 countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.  

Country Maps

7. Name all the provinces and territorries in Canada. Country Maps
8. Name 10 different landforms.

Click to find landforms

9. Name 10 major bodies of water.   Oceans and Seas
10. Name 10 major world rivers.  

Fact Monster - Principal Rivers of the World

River Systems of the World

11. Name 10 large deserts of the world.

FactMonster deserts of the world

Desert maps

12. Name 10 large lakes in the North America.  


Lakes of the world

13. Name 10 major mountains or mountain ranges.

World Mountain Maps - click a mountain

Highest Peaks

14. Name the 50 states.   50 States Quiz
15. Write the names of the 50 states on a map.   Explore the States
16. Name the state capitals.  

State Capitals - Homework Spot

States & Capitals Game

20. Name the state symbols.   State Symbols of Oregon
21. Name 8 explorers.   Zoom Explorers
22. Name the 1st - 10th presidents in order.  

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

23. Name the 11th  - 20th presidents in order.  

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

24. Name the 21st - 30th presidents in order.  

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents.

25. Name the 31st - current presidents.  

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

SCIENCE Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

Name 15 kinds of fish.

Northeast Fisheries Science Center - Fish

27.     Name 15 marine creatures. - Aquariums

28. Name 15 mammals.  

All About Mammals

29. Name 15 vertebrate animals.

List of vertebrate animals

Vertebrate animals & photos

30. Name 15 desert animals or wildlife.

Loads of desert animal information

31. Name 10 amphibians.  


32. Name 10 reptiles.  

Reptile Database

33. Name 10 dinosaurs.  

Dinosaur Pictures - Dinosaurs

34. Name 10 types of birds.  

State Birds of the U.S.A. - Birds

35. Name 10 rain forest birds or mammals.  

Rainforest Wildlife

Zoobooks - Rainforest Mammals Crossword Puzzle - Rainforest

36. Name 10 deciduous trees.  

Deciduous Trees - Trees

37. Name 10 rocks or minerals.  

Mineral Gallery - see photos

Rock Hounds - How Rocks are Formed - Rocks & Minerals

38. Name 10 constellations.

Choose a constellation then "constellation lines"

More constellation pictures

Another constellation site

39. Name 10 organs in the human body.  

Tour of Human Body - Think Quest

40. Name 8 types of clouds.

More about clouds

41. Name 5 inventors and their inventions.  

National Inventors Hall of Fame Timeline

42. Name 4 human body systems

Virtual Body

43. Name the stages of the water cycle.  

Brain Pop - Watercycle

44. Name the order of the colors in the rainbow.  

About Rainbows

45. Label the major bones of the skeleton.

Human Skeleton - Enchanted Learning

Mr. Bones Assembly Activity

46. Name the order of the planets in the solar system.  

Introduction to the Nine Planets


Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......
47. Name 20 verbs.  

What is a Verb?

Play the "Nouns or Verbs? game

48. Name 15 adjectives.

What is an adjective?

More adjective info.

49. Name 15 adverbs.


More about Adverbs

50. Name 15 prepositions.

Guide to Grammar & Writing

51. Name 10 common nouns & 10 proper nouns.


Noun activities to quiz yourself with

52. Name 10 famous authors.

Children's Authors - Authors

53. Give 2 examples each of alliteration, personification, simile, metaphor, and onomatopoeia.

Simile, metaphor, personification


54. Count to 20 in Spanish.

Count to 20 & listen

55. Count to 20 in French.

Click "Écoutons" to listen to the numbers & then click "Répétons" and finally, "Praticons" to play a game - neat site!

56. Use sign language and "sign" the alphabet.

Animated sign language on the Net

Sign the word you'd like here

57. Practice your spelling words here! 


Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......
58. Draw the lines of symmetry for the capital alphabet. Symmetry of Capital Letters
59. Compute area of squares, rectangles, circles, and triangles. - Area Formulas
60. Name the perfect square numbers up to 225.   Learn Your Square Numbers
61. Write in Roman numerals up to 100.

Roman numerals

Know your Roman numerals

Take a Roman Numerals Interactive Quiz

62. Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the addition basic facts test. 


or Mad Minute Site
63. Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the subtraction basic facts test.  ArithmaAttack or Mad Minute Site
64. Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the multiplication basic facts test.   same
65. Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the division basic facts test.  same  
66. SumDog 


Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......
67. Name 20 different modes of transportation.    
68. Name 15 breeds of horses.   Horse Breeds of the World
69. Name 15 breeds of dogs. Dog breeds from A.K.C.
70. Name 12 winter or summer Olympic events. - Olympics

71. Name 10 pro football teams and their cities.   National Football
72. Name 10 pro basketball teams and their cities.   National Basketball
73. Name 10 pro baseball teams and their cities.   Major League
74. Name 10 pro hockey teams and their cities.  National Hockey

The Arts

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

Name 10 famous artists

Famous Artists

76.  Be an active participant in Purple Hands by writing what "Purple Hands" means to you.


77.  Build a snowman and draw a picture of your creation. Just for Fun
78. Write your own autobiography Use the Write Source Handbook

**A Note to Parents and Students: I have made every attempt to make sure the links above are kid-friendly. However, remember the rules of safety on the Internet. Always immediately exit out of any pop-up windows that appear. Never click on any advertisements on the webpages. Finally,always tell Mrs. Berryessa if you see something that you think might be inappropriate.**

Thank you to Mrs. Mousel for creating this awesome list for students!