# Science 8: Week of 10/30 to 11/3

**Monday: Intro to Motion**

Bell Ringer #16: Describe your position in the classroom using a reference point (ie. the door, the SmartBoard, another student’s seat) and a set of directions from that reference point.

Wind-Up Toy Demo

Directed Reading – Ch. 5 Section 1 (due at the end of class)

DUE: Balancing Chemical Equations (3rd and 5th Block, 4th Block due by Friday 11/3)

**Tuesday: ****Speed**

Bell Ringer #17: How do you know when an object is “in motion”?

Notes: Speed

Speed, Time, Distance Practice Problems (finish for HW if not completed)

Exit Ticket

**Wednesday: Motion Graphs**

Bell Ringer #18: Practice calculating speed

Notes: Motion Graphs

Practice Problems using Motion Graphs (finish for HW if not done in class)

**Thursday: PSAT**

Bell Ringer #19: What kind of motion is shown in the motion graph?

Bill Nye Video: Forces and Motion

(Only saw 4th and 5th Block)

**Friday: Domino Lab**

Bell Ringer #20

Introduce Domino Lab

Domino Lab

Post-Lab Questions (due Monday, 11/6 if not completed in class)

# Math 8: Week of 10/30 to 11/3

**Monday: Distributive Property in Multi-Step Equations**

Guided Notes: Distributive Property in Multi-Step Equations

CW/HW: Eight Buttons Pizzazz w/s (p. 42)

*** Extra Credit *** –> Finish the Headlines w/s (#5-14… 1-4 were done in class) – DUE WEDNESDAY (11/1) and will NOT be accepted if LATE!!!

**Tuesday: Story Problems**

Check HW (p. 42 Eight Buttons)

Notes: 5 Step Plan

CW/HW: Story Problems Handout

**Wednesday: Error Analysis**

Check HW (Story Problems)

Error Analysis

HW: Study for QUIZ

**Thursday: PSAT **

6th and 7th Block did not meet today

HW: Weekly Skills #13 DUE TOMORROW

**Friday: Equations Quiz**

Check Error Analysis HW

Quiz

Work on Ch. 4 Study Guide (Test is 11/10)

# Math 8: DUE MONDAY

# Science 8: Test TOMORROW (10/26)

# Math 8: Week of 10/23 to 10/27

**Monday: Review for Test**

Study Guide due

**Tuesday: Unit 2 Ch. 3 Test**

**Wednesday: ****Lesson 4.2 and 4.3**

Finish Ch. 3 Test

p. 277 in book for notes

Writing and Solving Two-Step Equations

CW/HW: Pizzazz w/s p. 36 & 37

**Thursday: Lesson 4.2 and 4.3**

Review Pizzazz w/s p. 36

Setting up USA Test Prep accounts

CW/HW: Pizzazz w/s p. 37 (extended 1 day)

**Friday: Lesson 4.5**

Guided notes: Number of Solutions for Linear Equations

Solving Equations with Variables on both sides

**CW/HW: Pizzazz w/s p. 41 (due MONDAY, for a grade)**

# Science 8: Week of 10/23 to 10/27

**Monday: History of the Atom**

Bell Ringer #11: What forces do you think hold an atom together? Explain your reasoning. **Answer: It is electromagnetic force because the positive protons and negative electrons attract to each other, holding the atom together. **

Where Is It? Activity (p. 54 in IAN)

History of the Atom Packet (could work in partners)

HW: Finish Unit 3 Study Guide due tomorrow (10/24)

**Tuesday: Review **

Bell Ringer #12: What force(s) hold the NUCLEUS (protons and neutrons) of an atom together? Answer: STRONG FORCE

Bill Nye Video: Atoms and Molecules

Review Unit 3 Study Guide

HW: STUDY FOR TEST!!!

**Wednesday: Periodic Table Bingo**

Review using periodic table to identify elements and find information on their atomic structure.

HW: STUDY FOR TEST!!!

**Thursday: Unit 3 Test – Atoms and the Periodic Table**

**Friday: Chemical Equations and Conservation of Mass**

Notes: Balancing Chemical Equations

Practice problems w/s: # 1-25 (due Monday if not finished in class – 3rd and 5th Block ONLY; 4th Block will get caught up at some point next week)