December 4

Science 8: Week of 12/4 to 12/8

Monday

  • Turn in Study Guide (graded for completion, CANNOT be turned in late)
  • Friction Lab (to be continued tomorrow)

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #32
  • Finish Friction Lab
  • Motion Graph Practice Problems Packet (due tomorrow – 12/6)

Wednesday:

  • DUE: Motion Graph Packet
  • Ch. 5 Test
  • Read p. 134-139
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December 4

Math 8: Week of 12/4/17 to 12/8/17

Monday:

  • Finish Unit 3 Test
  • Work on Weekly Skills #17

Tuesday:

  • Parent Letter for Unit 4 handed out (due by Friday for 5 bonus points on next test)
  • Student Standards
  • Relations Chart
  • CW: p. 458 #1-4
  • HW: p. 460 #9-23

Wednesday: 

  • Check p. 460 #9-23
  • Video: Meat-a-morphosis
  • Notes on functions
    • p. 465
    • Representation Organizer
    • Function Machine
    • Function inputs & outputs
  • HW: p. 470 #13-23

Thursday:

 

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November 28

Math 8: Week of 11/27 to 12/1

Monday:

  • Guided Practice on finding volume of cones, spheres and cylinders
  • CW/HW: Volume of Cones w/s; Volume of Spheres w/s
  • Study for QUIZ Wed. & Test Friday

Tuesday: 

  • Review CW/HW on spheres and cylinders
  • Work on Study Guide – DO NOT do number 14
  • HW: Study for QUIZ tomorrow & TEST Friday

Wednesday:

  • Review volume of composite shapes
  • QUIZ on Pythagorean Theorem, Volume of Cones, Spheres, and Cylinders
  • HW: Study Guide due 11/30 (collected for a grade)

Thursday: 

  • Correct Study Guide
  • Extra Practice for tomorrow’s test
  • HW: Unit 3 Signed Parent Letter for 5 points extra credit on test (on yellow paper)

M8U3 Parent Letter 2017

Friday: 

  • Unit 3 Test: Pythagorean Theorem, Volume of Cones, Spheres, and Cylinders
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November 28

Science 8: Week of 11/27 to 12/1

Monday: 

  • Bell Ringer #26
  • BrainPOP Video: Forces
  • What is a Force? Guided Notes
  • Resultant Forces Practice w/s (Together in class)
  • Review Quiz on Speed, Velocity, and Acceleration
  • HW: Net Force Practice w/s – DUE 11/28

Tuesday: 

  • Bell Ringer #27 – Watch video clip: Tug of War & answer questions
  • Balanced vs. Unbalanced Forces Notes
  • Balanced vs. Unbalanced Forces Lab
  • HW: Balanced vs. Unbalanced Forces practice w/s – DUE 11/29

Wednesday: 

  • Bell Ringer #28
  • Friction Video
  • Friction Notes
  • Review Motion Graphs

Thursday: 

  • Forces and Motion Simulation Lab in the Media Center (must complete for HW if not finished in class – due Fri. 12/1)
  • Link for the Lab – Forces and Motion Basics PHET Lab
  • Work on Study Guide for TEST on Wednesday, 12/6
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November 15

Science 8: QUIZ tomorrow!!!

Just a reminder that there is a quiz tomorrow over motion. Study your notes on motion graphs and review the activities we did today in class.

Also, Acceleration Labs are due by Friday!!!

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November 15

8th Grade Math Tutoring

Due to the Breakfast of Champions event tomorrow morning, there will be no morning tutoring lab for math. Sorry for the inconvenience.

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November 8

Durham’s Morning Tutoring Labs

We are happy to share that Durham is now offering morning labs to help ANY student who would like additional help. Morning tutoring labs run from 8:15 am to 8:50 am. Students are to report to the cafeteria at 8:15 am and receive a pass to go to the lab. Students will be required to sign in with the teacher any time they attend a session. The sessions are open to any student and no prior arrangements must be made with the teacher. The 8th grade schedule is as follows:

Mondays: Science Lab

Room 324 with Ms. Graham or Room 338 with Ms. Hartrampf

Tuesdays: ELA Lab

Room 343 with Ms. Salter

Thursdays: Math Lab

Room 319 with Mrs. Allen

 

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