Operation: Science Quest
Welcome to the Operation: Science Quest
resource page for Grades 1-6. Operation: Science Quest
, or OSQ, is an interactive CD-ROM that uses the power of multimedia to teach science concepts through engaging, interactive adventures. Here you will find:
California Reviewers: non-packaged grades are available for viewing as less-than-final-format.
Note 1: These grades are still in development. Any errors will be fixed in the final, packaged CD-ROM product which will be available Summer 2006.
Note 2: You will need Flash Player 8 to view the Operation: Science Quest activities.
- Grade 2 Treasure Hunters
- The characters are explorers searching for lost "treasure" deep in a jungle. Completion of each adventure is rewarded with a Treasure Note.
- Grade 3 Secret Agents
- The characters are working for a secret agency to combat a band of villains called B.U.N.K. Completion of each adventure is rewarded with a Debunking Award.
- Grade 4 Science Island
- A husband-and-wife research team calls on the characters to assist in exploring a newly discovered, deserted island. Completion of each adventure is rewarded with a Science Challenge Award.
- Grade 6 Job for a Day
- A spin of a game-show wheel leads the characters to team up with professionals working in different fields. Completion of each adventure is rewarded with an Honorary Scientist Certificate.