Tuesday, February 19, 2019

February 18th-February 22nd

Fossils and Geologic Time:

--Where do we find fossils?
--What exactly is a Fossil?
--Explain the difference between fossilization and preservation. Is there really a difference?

After this week, you should be able to discuss these questions with your groups.

**Mystery Print Activity:
--What did you have??????

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Week of January 21st-25th

What's going on this week in science:

--Monday: Holiday: Martin Luther King Day

--Tuesday: Teacher Workday

We will begin discussing the Periodic Table. Students will be learning the properties used to explain why the elements are arranged as they are on the table.

Pretest on Thursday to see what you know about physical and chemical changes.

Chemistry Voc Review Test on Friday!!!

Monday, January 7, 2019

Week of January 7th-11th

This week in Science:

--We are studying the concepts mass, volume, and density. Students are learning how to solve for each in the equation:

--Chemical and Physical Change Posters will be assigned on Tuesday. The directions can be found on the Weekly Update!!!

**Voc #12 Test is Friday. Five review words from previous vocabulary will be added each week to the test starting this Friday. Remember... you are to learn the science vocabulary, not memorize it:)

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Week of Dec 10th-14th

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**On Tuesday, we will be completing a Christmas Chromatography Lab. we will be using coffee filters, markers, and water to create Christmas Lights:)

** Thursday and Friday, we will be watching "The Day After Tomorrow". We will be completing a video guide looking specifically for topics that we have learned during our Hydrosphere Unit!!

**Don't forget that Voc #10 Pictionaries are due Friday. NO VOCABULARY TEST!!!!!

Inquiry Lab Day!!

Inquiry Lab:
--learning to describe the characteristics, properties, of matter
**Lab reports are due at the end of the lab. Do not forget to write your summary!!

Monday, December 3, 2018

Week of Dec 3-7th

--We will be completing our first virtual lab using GIZMO.(Forest Ecosystems)
--Vocabulary #10, introduction to Chemistry, will be due this Friday. Don't forget to study for the test!!!

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Symbiotic Relationships

Symbiotic Relationships:
--4 Square is due today!!
--Ecological Relationships and Symbiotic Handout will be completed Friday after the voc test. We will be going over the second worksheet together on Monday:)