February 2nd

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students started European Imperialism today.  We will be working on the notes on Monday and will have a hands-on activity to complete the lesson

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students finished the study of the Muscular System by completing a web quest.

Homework: finish web quest if needed

 

Have a great weekend!  Stay Healthy!!

February 1st

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students worked on finishing the Ethnic/Religious groups of Africa.  Students will take a Pop Quiz over Ethnic/Religious groups tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students began their study of the Muscular System.  We will continue with a web quest tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

January 31st

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students began an Ethnic/Religious group activity to check for  understanding.  This activity will be finished tomorrow in class.

Homework: study for quiz over Geography/Environmental Issues

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students learned about the Excretory (Urinary) System today.  They completed stations with different tasks to complete to comprehend the function.

Homework: complete stations, if needed

Summative Assessment: Students will be taking the Human Body Final Assessment on February 9th

 

Have a great night!

January 30th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students finished the notes on Ethnic and Religious Groups in Africa.  Students will complete a reading activity tomorrow in class.

Homework: study for quiz over Geography/Environmental Issues of Africa on Thursday

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students finished and turned in their Respiratory System brochures.

Homework: finish brochures, if needed

 

Have a great night!

January 29th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students finished up their Environmental Issues of Africa project.  We then moved on to Ethnic/Religious Groups of Africa.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students began their study of the Respiratory System.  We will be finishing up the brochure in class tomorrow.  Please be sure to bring your device to complete the brochure.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!

January 26th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students continued their work on the Environmental Issues of Africa.  They will be given 20 minutes at the beginning of class Monday to finish the project.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students completed stations on the Circulatory System today.  We will begin the Respiratory System on Monday.

Homework: none

 

Have a great weekend!

January 25th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students completed a Ticket in the Door and graded it to determine which assignment they would complete on Environmental Issues in Africa.  They will complete this assignment in class tomorrow.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science 

Students began an introduction to the Circulatory System.  There will be lab stations for the students to participate in tomorrow for more detailed information.

Homework: complete the Digestive System worksheet using one of three options:

  1. Binder – human body graphic organizer with Digestive System poster
  2. Online textbook – username and password on the syllabus in Unit 1 of binder
  3. NetTrekker – located in CDL (Cobb Digital Library)

 

Have a great night!

January 24th

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students took the Africa Map Test.  Students completed a graphic organizer on Environmental Issues of Africa.  We will use this information to complete an Environmental Change project the next two days.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students had a lesson from Mrs. Crandall, one of the school counselors, on what makes a person successful.

Homework: complete the Immune system task if not completed last night for homework.

 

Have a great night!

January 22nd

Advanced Content Social Studies

Students completed a lot today to begin catching up!  We updated binders with graded papers.  Students were given a chance to finish both the Political and Physical Features Africa map.  Students then worked on  the Answer Table on the question sheet that went along with the PPT presentation we finished last week.  Finally, students had time to work on the Africa Resources Map.

Homework: anything not completed in class is homework.  Study for Africa Map Test on Wed. January 24th

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students worked on completing the Digestive System graphic organizer.

Homework: anything not completed on Digestive System graphic organizer is homework

 

Have a great night!

January 16th

Advanced Content Social Studies 

Students finished the African Geography PPT presentation.  Students began working on the Africa Natural Resources and Population map.

Homework: none

 

Science and Advanced Content Science

Students began the Digestive System.  Molly Marshmallow video demonstrated to the students how a marshmallow moves through the system.  Students then began working on a diagram of the Digestive System.

Homework: none

 

Have a great night!