April 19th

Students in Blocks 1, 2, & 4 began Weathering Stations in class today while Blocks 3 & 5 began their study of soil.  We will finish up activities on Monday.

Homework: none

 

Have a wonderful weekend!

April 18th

Students had time to complete notes if they needed.  Students then took a ticket out the door assessment to see what they know about the material we have been covering in class.  Finally, students were able to finish the Q-Stem activity that we started on Monday.  I am reading over some really good questions and answers!

Homework: study notes from Weathering, Erosion by Water, and Erosion by Wind, Ice, and Gravity

 

Edible Soil Lab: we are planning to have the students participate in an Edible Soil Lab the week of April 29th.  We need the following items for donations: Oreo’s, pull & peel Twizzlers, mini chocolate chips, and regular size chocolate chips.  In order to make sure that we have enough for everyone, we are asking that donations be brought in by April 26th.  We appreciate any donations sent it!

 

Have a great night!

April 17th

Students completed the second half of the erosion and deposition notes.  Students will finish the Q-stem activity and begin the Weathering Stations Lab tomorrow.

Homework: study notes from erosion

 

Edible Soil Lab: we are planning to have the students participate in an Edible Soil Lab the week of April 29th.  We need the following items for donations: Oreo’s, pull & peel Twizzlers, mini chocolate chips, and regular size chocolate chips.  In order to make sure that we have enough for everyone, we are asking that donations be brought in by April 26th.  We appreciate any donations sent it!

 

Have a great night!

April 15th

Students started a “Q-Stem” activity in which they formulate questions regarding a landform that they have a picture for.  We will finish the activity by the end of the week.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

April 11th

Students are starting Unit 7: Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition and Soil.  They took a pre-test so that we can gauge what they already know.  Students began independent notes in class.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

April 9th

Students finished their review of the content that we have covered over the course of the year.  Students will be taking the SGM tomorrow in class.

Homework: look over note sheet

Students who missed some of the answers during the review, can look on here:

Earth Science Review Answer Key-1qfkkdf

Have a great night!

 

 

April 8th

Welcome Back from Spring Break!

Students began reviewing content that they have studied over the course of the year.  We will continue tomorrow reviewing tomorrow.

Homework: study the notes that we completed in class today.

 

Have a great night!

March 28th

Students from all blocks have started to turn in their Rock Cycle project.  Students will have an additional 20 minutes at the beginning of their block to turn in their projects.

Homework: finish any needed work on the Rock Cycle Project

Have a great night!

March 27th

Blocks 1, 2, & 4:  students have started their StoryJumper books.  Please look for an email from StoryJumper to allow your student to work on their book at home.

Homework: work on the StoryJumper

 

Blocks 3 & 5:  students continued work on their Think Tac Toe.  This is due at the end of class tomorrow.

Homework: if needed, work on Think Tac Toe

 

Have a great night!