April 26th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students completed a Comprehension Check on South and East Asia Belief Systems.  This was to prepare for the test tomorrow.

Homework: study for South and East Asia Belief Systems test

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students worked on a web quest about Geologic Time.

Homework: finish Geologic Time web quest

 

Have a great night!

April 25th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students took the class period to work on and complete their Belief Systems Mascots.  Students needed to have them turned in at the end of class.

Homework: study for Belief Systems Assessment on Friday 4/27

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students began Geologic Time today.  This is the last part of the unit which we will finish next week.

Homework: Finches Lab due tomorrow at the beginning of class

 

Mr. Parr’s Geologic Time Song:

https://bit.ly/2Js4f2t  (cut and paste this link into your browser)

 

Have a great night!

April 24th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students continued with South and East Asia Belief Systems.  They filled in a graphic organizer that will help them to complete the class assignment of creating a mascot for each of the Belief Systems.  The assignment will be due at the end of class tomorrow.

Homework: study notes for Belief Systems assessment on Friday 4/27

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students took notes on Speciation.  Students then worked on creating their own example of this type of evolution.

Homework: complete the Speciation worksheet for tomorrow.  The Peter and Rosemary Grant’s Finches Lab will be due at the beginning of class on Thursday 4/26.

 

Have a great night!

April 23rd

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students finished the notes on SE Asia Belief Systems.

Homework: complete the “Recycle It” for 2 of the beliefs from your notes

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students worked on a simulation about Peppered Moths.

Homework: finish Peppered Moth Simulation if not finished in class.

 

Have a great night!

April 20th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students had a chance in class to finish any work that was not completed and turned in.  Students then began notes on the Belief System which we will finish on Monday.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students worked on completing the Hand Adaptation Lab and turning it in.  Students then began work on another lab on Finches.  We will finish it up next week.

Homework: none

 

Have a great weekend!

April 19th

Advanced Content Social Studies

I did not see my Social Studies classes today.  I look forward to seeing them tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students continued with the study of Evolution.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

April 18th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students finished up their geography packet for South and East Asia.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

I will see my Science classes tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

April 16th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students began work on a mapping exercise relating to South and East Asia.  I will not see my classes tomorrow due to testing.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

I did not see my classes due to testing.  I will see my classes tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

April 13th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students finished the articles on Environmental Issues of Southeast Asia.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students worked on a lab today.  They were testing the adaptation of the human hand.  Students learned that thumbs are necessary! 🙂

Homework: none

 

Please remember that 7th grade begins Milestones Testing on Monday.  Please get plenty of rest and eat a good breakfast!

 

Have a great weekend!

April 12th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students continued learning about Environmental Issues in South and East Asia.  We will finish the article questions tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students received their Minion Projects and Unit 4 Assessments back today.  We continued with Evolution notes.  Tomorrow we will be completing a lab on the Adaptation of the Hand.

Homework: finish the Sketch notes 

 

Have a great night!