September 4

7th Grade AC Science: Week of 9/3/18 to 9/7/18

Monday:

No School – Labor Day

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #17
  • Video Clip: Cellular Levels of Organization
  • Read p. 112-119 & answer questions embedded in the reading (1-16, except 11) – will be checked in class tomorrow

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #18
  • Flip Book: Levels of Cellular Organization (due tomorrow, if not finished in class)
    1. On the back, answer the following questions using COMPLETE SENTENCES:​
      1. Why do organisms require different levels of cellular organization?​
      2. What are the five levels of organization?​
      3. Do unicellular organisms have levels of organization? Explain your answer.

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #19
  • Review p. 112-119
  • Notes on Levels of Cellular Organization
  • 4 Corners – Levels of Cellular Organization Style

Friday: 

  • Bell Ringer #20
  • Video Clip: Osmosis
  • Notes on Osmosis and Diffusion
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August 27

7th Grade AC Science: Week of 8/27/18 to 8/31/18

Monday:

  • Turn in: Vocabulary Chart & Organelle Wanted Posters
  • Read p. 98-108 and answer questions embedded in the text (do not do #4- vocabulary)
  • p. 109 #1-11 Answer using COMPLETE SENTENCES… tear this page out to turn in.

Tuesday:

  • Review the reading assignment
  • Work on Study Guide

Wednesday:

Thursday:

Friday:

  • Cell Structure and Function TEST
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August 27

8th Grade Science: Week of 8/27/18 to 8/31/18

Monday:

Tuesday:

  • Unit 1 Test: Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures

Wednesday:

  • Bill Nye: Phases of Matter
    • Finish questions at home, if not completed in class – due tomorrow (8/30)

Thursday:

Friday: 

  • Bell Ringer #20
  • Review Unit 1 Test
  • Study Jamz Song for States of Matter
  •  

    States of Matter Foldable (p. 78-79 in book for information to put on foldable)

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August 20

7th Grade AC Science- Week of 8/20/18 to 8/24/18

Monday:

  • Student Growth Measure Diagnostic Test
  • Finish Cell City Projects
  • HW: Complete Cell City Projects… due tomorrow (8/21/18)

Tuesday:

  • Cell Organelle Lab
  • Cell Organelle Vocabulary TIP Chart
  • 4th block only: one day extension on your Cell City Projects because of yesterday’s fire alarm interruption

Wednesday:

  • Cell Organelle Lab (finish for HW – due 8/23/18)
  • Cell Organelle Vocabulary TIP Chart (due 8/27/18)
    • Write definitions in your own words
    • Write meaningful sentences
    • Pictures must be colored

Thursday:

  • Turn in Cell Organelle Lab
  • Organelle Wanted Posters – due 8/24/18 at the end of class

Friday:

  • Organelle Wanted Posters – due at the end of class today
  • Start studying for the test next Friday (8/31/18)
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August 20

8th Grade Science: Week of 8/20/18 to 8/24/18

Monday:

  • SLO Diagnostic

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #12
  • Mix & Match and Separating Mixtures Worksheet
  • Observing Mixtures Lab
  • HW: Separating Insoluble Substances Worksheet (7th Block only)
    • Please wear closed-toe shoes tomorrow for the lab!

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #13
  • Mixture Separation Lab

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #14
  • Dissolving Solids in Liquids Faster Lab
  • Finish Dissolving a Substance in Different Liquids Packet
  • Ticket Out the Door
  • HW: Study for TEST on TUESDAY (8/28)

Friday:

  • Bell Ringer #15
  • Work on Study Guide for Test
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August 13

7th Grade AC Science – Week of 8/13/18 to 8/17/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #6
  • Review Prokaryotic vs Eukaryotic Cells Packet
  • Cell Organelles PPT and graphic organizer

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #7
  • Finish Cell Organelles PPT & graphic organizer
  • Cell City Project
  • Exit Ticket

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #8
  • Cell City Project

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #9
  • Cell City Project (Rubrics handed out)

Friday: 

  • Bell Ringer #10
  • Cell City Project (due Tuesday, 8/21 at the beginning of class; you will not have a full class period to work on this on Monday because of the SLO)
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August 13

8th Grade Science – Week of 8/13/18 to 8/17/18

Monday:

  • Bell Ringer #6
  • Class Practice: Elements, Compounds, & Mixtures Diagrams
  • Lab Activity: Gumdrop Elements, Compounds, and Molecules Models
  • Post-Lab Questions (finish for HW if not completed in class)
  • HW: Study for quiz on Wednesday (8/15)

Tuesday:

  • Bell Ringer #7
  • Matter Concept Map & Mixture vs Compound Table
  • Read p. 58-65 and Answer questions 1-11 in your book
  • Particle Diagrams Practice Sheet (finish for HW – due 8/15)
  • HW: Study for quiz on Wednesday (8/15)

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #8
  • Review E, C, M particle diagrams from the HW
  •  Read p. 66-72 & answer 14-16, 19-25
  • Quiz on E, C, M and particle diagrams

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #9
  • Video: Separation Techniques
  • Investigating Black Ink Lab
  • Post-Lab Questions

Friday: 

  • Bell Ringer #10
  • Separation Techniques Demo
  • Notes on Solutions
  • Involving Dissolving Lab
  • Video/song: Solutions
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August 6

8th Grade Science: Week of 8/6/18 to 8/10/18

Monday:

  • Turn in:
    • Signed syllabus
    • Signed Safety Contract
    • Part II of the Multiple Intelligence Inventory (not for a grade… to help me get to know you better)
  • Bell Ringer #1
  • Is it Matter? Card Sort & Discussion
  • Matter Frayer Model
  • Exit Ticket: Give three examples of matter and three non-examples of matter

Tuesday:

Wednesday:

  • Bell Ringer #3
  • Elements Compounds Mixtures Notes
  • Practice classifying matter
  • Classification of Matter w/s (finish for HW if not completed in class)
  • BrainPOP: Compounds and Mixtures

Thursday:

  • Bell Ringer #4
  • Mixtures Video
  • Mixtures Basics Article & Questions
  • HW: Vocabulary Cut & Paste (due tomorrow 8/10)

Friday:

  • Bell Ringer #5
  • Review Mixture Basics Article Questions
  • Review Vocabulary Cut & Paste
  • Identifying types of matter based on particle diagrams
  • E, C, M Particle Diagram Practice w/s
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