November 12

8th Grade Science – Unit 3 Test Remediation

Today in class, we reviewed the test. Students who scored below an 80 on the test have an opportunity for a test retake. In order to be able to retake the test in class on Thursday, 11/15/18 students MUST:

  1. Complete the remediation packet that was given in class today.
  2. Get a parent signature on the remediation assignment.
  3. Bring the signed remediation packet to class on Thursday, 11/15/16.

Students who do not have the signed remediation packet will not be allowed to retake the test. 

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November 12

8th Grade Science: Week of 11/12/18 to 11/16/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #21
  • Review Unit 3 Test: Atoms and Periodic Table
  • KE & PE Exit Ticket
  • Forms of Energy Handout (finish for hw if not completed in class)
  • HW: Study for quiz on Friday (11/16/18) over types of energy (kinetic, potential, etc.)

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #22
  • BrainPOP: Forms of Energy
  • Forms of Energy Card Sort & Graphic Organizer
  • Study for quiz on Friday (11/16/18) over types of energy (kinetic, potential, etc.)
  • HW: Forms of Energy Vocabulary Matching Sheet

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #23
  • Forms of Energy Notes
  • Review KE & PE Exit Ticket, Vocabulary homework from yesterday
  • Read p. 394-403
    • p. 403 #1-9 (tear out and turn in – finish for hw if not completed in class)
  • HW: Study for Quiz on Types of Energy (11/16/18)

Thursday:

Friday: 

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November 12

7th Grade AC Science: Week of 11/12/18 to 11/16/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #16
  • M & M Asexual vs Sexual Reproduction Lab (finish for hw if not completed in class)
  • Video Clip: Amoeba Sisters: Asexual and Sexual Reproduction
  • Extra Credit: Bring in a family photo of you and your immediate family (must be a printout, not on your phone) by tomorrow (11/13/18) for an activity in class. Photos will be returned.

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #17
  • Examining Family Photos
  • Inventory of Traits Class Activity
    • Finish graph for homework if not completed in class (must be colored)

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #18
  • BrainPOP: Genetics
  • Mendel Genetics Notes
  • Vocabulary Bingo
  • HW: Study for vocabulary test on Friday (11/16/18)

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #19
  • Vocabulary Bingo
  • Build-A-Dog Activity

Friday:

  • Bell Ringer #20
  • Vocabulary Quiz
  • Finish Build-A-Dog
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November 5

7th Grade AC Science: Week of 11/5/18 to 11/9/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #11
  • Types of Reproduction Graphic Organizer (due Wed. if not finished in class)

Tuesday:

  • Student Holiday

Wednesday:

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #14
  • Finish Reproductive Strategies Stations
  • Reproductive Strategies Exit Ticket
  • Asexual and Sexual Reproduction Amoeba Sisters Video

Friday:

  • Bell Ringer #15
  • Vocabulary TIP Chart or Word Drawings (due on Monday at the beginning of class)
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November 5

Science 8: Week of 11/5/18 to 11/9/18

Monday:

Tuesday:

  • Student Holiday – No school

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #18
  • Unit 3 Test: Atoms and The Periodic Table
  • Read article on Energy & answer comprehension question
    • Turn in question response on a lined sheet of paper

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #19
  • Energy Frayer Model
  • Notes on Kinetic and Potential Energy
  • Class Practice Problems on KE and PE
    • 7th Block – finish #1-8 for homework
  • Independent Practice for KE and PE Calculations
    • 2nd Block – finish #1-17 for homework

Friday:

  • Bell Ringer #20
  • Practice Problems for KE and PE
    • 2nd block – finish #18-25 and roller coaster fill in the blanks for hw if not completed in class
    • 7th block – finish #1-25 for homework if not finished in class
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October 29

7th Grade AC Science: Week of 10/29/18 to 11/2/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #6
  • Group Project Rating Scales
  • 6th Block – Exit Ticket on Circulatory System
  • Review Body Systems Graphic Organizer
  • Interactions of Human Body Systems Packet
    • We will continue working on this tomorrow in class

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #7
  • Interactions of Human Body Systems Packet
  • Unit 2 Study Guide returned and student are to correct any wrong answers
  • Review Exit ticket on Circulatory System

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #8
  • Organ Space Mission Poster
    • MUST use Cobb Digital Library for resources
  • Study for Quiz on Friday over Human Body Systems – review the graphic organizer we completed Friday and Monday

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #9
  • Organ Space Mission Poster
    • MUST use Cobb Digital Library for resources
  • Study for Quiz on Friday over Human Body Systems – review the graphic organizer we completed Friday and Monday
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October 29

8th Grade Science: Extra Help Session

If anyone would like to come in for some extra help on atoms and the periodic table, I will be holding a session tomorrow morning (Tuesday) at 8:15 am. Sign in at the cafeteria and I will come pick you up from there.

The test will be next Wednesday, November 7th

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October 29

8th Grade Science: Week of 10/29/18 to 11/2/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #11
  • Video: Groups on the Periodic Table
  • Notes: Grouping the Elements
  • Read p. 192-204 #1-25 (checked for completion)
  • Tear out and turn in p. 205 #1-10 (finish for HW)

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #12
  • BrainPOP: Chemical Equations
  • Notes on Balancing Chemical Equations
  • Practice w/s: Balancing Equations
    • Will finish in class tomorrow

Wednesday: 

  • Bell Ringer #13
  • Balancing Chemical Equations
  • Practice using the Periodic Table Puzzle

Thursday:

  • Review Atoms Quiz
  • Differentiated Virtual Labs/Lessons
    • Online assessment at the end of the virtual lesson
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October 24

7th Grade AC Science: Week of 10/22/18 to 10/26/18

Monday & Tuesday:

  • Human Body Systems Project

Wednesday:

  • Finish Body Systems Project
    • Turn your rubric in to the drawer
  • Unit 2 Study Guide
    • p. 337 – 342 in the book
    • DO NOT do #4, 5, 13, 15, and 16
    • Instead, do the questions on the handout from class
  • Review & turn in Carrot Lab

Thursday:

  • Turn in Study Guide
  • Parts of the Circulatory System handout w/ models & demo
  • Circulatory System Video/Song
  • NewsELA Article (6th Block, read this for HW tonight)
  • Exit Ticket (6th Block, be prepared to do this tomorrow since we did not get to this)
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