I hope everyone has a peaceful and thankful break! Come back refreshed and ready to knock out the rest of 2017!!
LIFE SCIENCE FRIDAY NOVEMBER 17
Sneak peak at what we will be looking at when we return from Thanksgiving Break…
ACADEMIC HABITS FRIDAY NOVEMBER 17
Sneak peek at what strategy we will be covering when we get back from Thanksgiving Break…
LIFE SCIENCE WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY NOVEMBER 15 & 16
We reviewed the cell organelles and their functions. We completed the 2 worksheets on cell basics and matching the organelles to their functions. Please watch this 7 min clip to prepare you for tomorrow’s quiz over cell organelles and their functions. STUDY!!!
ACADEMIC HABITS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY NOVEMBER 15 & 16
We reviewed with a card sort our cause and effect strategy. We also completed chapters 11 & 12 from our novel Freak The Mighty. Make sure your study guide and character list are up to date. We have met 3 new characters. I posted the audio to both chapters in an earlier blog entry for you to listen to.
P4 and P8 you will need to complete your Freak the Mighty Cause and Effect Chart for all 12 chapters that we have read by tomorrow!!!
LIFE SCIENCE TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14
Friday’s quiz over cell structures and functions!! Be prepared!
Sneak peek at this week’s gizmo on cell energy!
Here is the clip we watched in class to get us started.
ACADEMIC HABITS TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14
Today we got all classes caught up on the cause/effect, compare/contrast, and making predictions pre-test and put results into I-respond. We were able to start Chapters 11 & 12 in our class novel, Freak The Mighty. Please update your study guide and character list to reflect the new events that have happened and the new characters that are a bit scary!
Here is a practice test for chapters 1-12
LIFE SCIENCE MONDAY NOVEMBER 13
We really took a look at our diagrams and labeled the plant and animal cells as well as discussed their functions. I will attach what we used in class so that you can make sure you have the correct answers. I will also attach a blank copy of cells for you to try to label. Be sure to watch last week’s blog video clips to stay on top for this Friday’s Cell label and function Quiz. Open notes if you have your science binder with everything “clicked in”
Can you name any of the cells/organelles that we saw in the opening video clip today??? Test your knowledge
ACADEMIC HABITS MONDAY NOVEMBER 13
We needed to enter our pre-test data from reading strategies 4-6 into I-respond today. We also updated our reading log as many of you have finished your current book! Awesome!! We should be all caught up with Freak the Mighty. Our study guide and character list should be complete through Chapter 10. We will be getting through 111-12 this week. Bring your books everyday!!!