Quenan’s Class, Week of January 13, 2020

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Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  • January 13, 2019 – Team Talks (all students during 3rd period)
  • January 14, 2020Cobb Innovation and Technology Academy interest meeting (9:30 – 10:00)
  • January 16, 2020 – Jackie Brewton presentation (boys @9:20, girls @10:23)
  • January 17, 2020 – Honor Roll Celebration (FLT time)
  • January 20, 2020 – No School – MLK Day
  • January 30, 2020 – Dr. Terrence Roberts (Little Rock Nine)

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: Forms of Energy

  • Monday – Complete Lab – Energy Conversion GIZMO
  • Tuesday – Energy centers follow-up
  • Wednesday Lab notes quiz
  • Thursday – Energy questions revisit
  • Friday – Intro to forces

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • Monday – Team Talks – no class
  • Tuesday – Quiz on wave properties
  • Wednesday – Intro to the EM Spectrum
  • Thursday – Intro to EM Spectrum
  • Friday – Intro to EM Spectrum

Helpful flashcards: Waves

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of January 6, 2020

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Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  •  January 10, 2019 – Report cards viewable in ParentVUE
  • January 20, 2019 – No School – MLK Day

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: Forms of Energy

  • Monday – Energy phenomena & questioning technique
  • Tuesday – Energy exploration activities
  • WednesdayNearpod Enter code: METGQ
  • Thursday – Energy Lab Centers
  • Friday – Energy Lab Centers

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

Helpful flashcards: Waves

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of December 16, 2019

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Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  • December 17, 2019 – Fresh Air Fun Day & Wildcat Wind-down
  • December 17, 2019 – Mid-term for HS Physical Science class (EOC Study Guide – pages 23 – 56)
  • December 18, 2019 – Electromagnetic Test for AC Science
  • December 19 & 20, 2019 – Early release @ 1:30
  • December 20, 2019 – Jingle Jam (last hour)
  • Dec23 – Jan 3, 2020 – Winter Holidays (no school)

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Mid-Term covers chapters 5, 8.2, 14.1, 14.3, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, & 22

Standards Study Guide: HSPS Mid-Term Study Guide 2019

Helpful Flashcards: Join Class HERE – you will see all the cards we’ve had this year (plus the ones yet to come!). You’ll set up your own username and password, so make it something you’ll remember.

  • Monday – Midterm review (EOC Study Guide – pages 23 – 56)
  • Tuesday – CUMULATIVE MIDTERM! Atomic structure (atomic number & mass, protins, neutrons, electrons), periodic table (how it’s arranged in rows and columns & where the metals, non-metals and metalloids are), states of matter (solid, liquid, gas, plasma), radioactivity (alpha, beta, gamma, fusion, fission, half-life), ionic and covalent compounds (composition and naming), balancing equations and types of reactions (synthesis, decomposition, single displacement and double displacement), heat transfer (convection, conduction, radiation, specific heat), and solutions (including acids and bases). (Quizizz – code: 889639)
  • Wednesday – TBD
  • Thursday – Computer Lab – Legends of Learning
  • Friday – Computer Lab – Legends of Learning

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • Monday – Review for test. Know 3 ways static electricity builds up (friction, induction, conduction), the law of electric charges (attracting & repelling), the difference between static and electric discharge, conductors & insulators,  know types of magnets (permanent and temporary), know about the field and poles, know how aligning domains creates a magnet, know how electromagnets work, advantages of electromagnets, and how to change an electromagnet, and know how electromagnetic induction is used in motors and generators (know the energy transfer in each as well).
  • Tuesday – Wildcat Winddown – students not participating will complete additional review for test (Quizizz – code 820553)
  • WednesdayELECTROMAGNETISM TEST
  • Thursday – Computer Lab – Legends of Learning
  • Friday – Computer Lab – Legends of Learning

Helpful flashcards: 1) Magnets   2) Static Electricity

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of December 9, 2019

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Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  • December 17, 2019 – Fresh Air Fun Day & Wildcat Wind-down
  • December 17, 2019 – Mid-term for HS Physical Science class (EOC Study Guide – pages 23 – 56)
  • December 19 & 20, 2019 – Early release @ 1:30
  • December 20, 2019 – Jingle Jam (last hour)
  • Dec23 – Jan 3, 2020 – Winter Holidays (no school)

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Mid-Term covers chapters 5, 8.2, 14.1, 14.3, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, & 22

Helpful Flashcards: 1) Solutions 2) Acids and Bases

  • Monday – Introduction to solutions & experimental design activity
  • Tuesday – Testing and identifying solutions
  • Wednesday – Presenting experimental design – Solubility PowerPoint (to help with worksheet)
  • Thursday – Review for quiz
  • Friday –  Quiz on solutions (know definition of solutions, factors affecting solubility, solubility curves, and acids and bases) Acids and Bases Scavenger Hunt Powerpoint  (this is not an assignment this year, but the first few slides of the PPT reviews pH). USA Test Prep is due!

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • Monday – Introduction to electromagnetism
  • Tuesday – Present non-contact forces poster
  • Wednesday – Electromagnetism lab
  • Thursday – Review for quiz
  • Friday – Quiz (know electromagnetic induction and how it’s used in electromagnets, generators, and motors) Magnets, Magnetism & Electromagnetism 2019-2lnggro (scroll through the first few slides to get to the electromagnet section) USA Test Prep due!

Helpful flashcards: 1) Static Electricity

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of December 2, 2019

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I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving break! I know a lot of you spent time completing your magnet applications because at last count, I had over 40 requests for recommendations! Just an FYI – my deadline is NOT your deadline – it’s in January! 

Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  • December 2, 2019 – Magnet application deadline
  • December 2, 2019 – last chance for USA Test Prep from 11/18
  • December 17, 2019 – Mid-term for HS Physical Science class
  • December 19 & 20, 2019 – Early release @ 1:30
  • Dec23 – Jan 3, 2020 – Winter Holidays (no school)

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: 1) Chemical Reactions & Equations 2) Compounds & Bonding 3) Properties & Changes 

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • MondayIntroduction to Static Electricity video and notes page
  • Tuesday – Electroscope activity
  • Wednesday – Nearpod on non-contact forces
  • Thursday – Substitute – plans TBD
  • Friday – Quiz – static electricity. USA Test Prep & pages 443 & 479 from textbook are due!

Helpful flashcards: 1) Static Electricity

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of November 18, 2019

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MAGNET Application: Click HERE Magnet Timeline: Click HERE

Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  •  November 25 – 29, 2019 – No School, Thanksgiving Break
  •  December 2, 2019 – Magnet application deadline

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: 1) Chemical Reactions & Equations 2) Compounds & Bonding 3) Properties & Changes 

  • Monday – Intro to Chemical Reactions Nearpod (Code: RUTBY)
  • Tuesday – Notes on balancing equations and types of reactions PowerPoint (with notes and answers): Sub Notes Nov 19
  • Wednesday –  Types of reactions lab (room 234)
  • Thursday – Types of reactions lab (room 234)
  • Friday – TBD

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • Monday – Energy Review Nearpod (Code: OGDQI) – complete pages 171 – 174 in textbook!
  • Tuesday – Test review
  • Wednesday –  Test review – bring completed pages 171 – 174 to class!
  • Thursday – Energy test: potential & kinetic energy, energy conversions
  • Friday – TBD

Helpful flashcards: 1) Heat Transfer 2) Forms of Energy

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of November 11, 2019

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MAGNET Application: Click HERE Magnet Timeline: Click HERE

Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  •  November 25 – 29, 2019 – No School, Thanksgiving Break
  •  December 2, 2019 – Magnet application deadline

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: Background: Physical & Chemical Properties 1) Ionic Bonds 2) Covalent Bonds 3) Naming Compounds

  • Monday – Day 1:  UL Fire Forensics
  • Tuesday – Day 2: UL Fire Forensics (with a visit from the Cobb County Fire Department)
  • Wednesday –  Day 3: UL Fire Forensics, AFTER our quiz on ionic and covalent bonding. Know what type of element makes up each compound. Know how to get the formulas from the names and the names from the formulas. Enter code TPNSV for 11/8 review Nearpod. Enter code: RJQCM for 11/11/19. PowerPoint notes: Ionic and covalent bonding
  • Thursday – Day 4: UL Fire Forensics
  • Friday – Day 5: UL Fire Forensics (with a visit from the CCFD Fire Inspectors)

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • Monday – Day 1:  UL Fire Forensics
  • Tuesday – Day 2: UL Fire Forensics (with a visit from the Cobb County Fire Department)
  • Wednesday –  Day 3: UL Fire Forensics, AFTER our quiz on energy conversions. Know potential and kinetic energy and how the Law of Conservation of Energy relates. Know the following types of energy and common real world examples: radiant (light & thermal), nuclear, chemical, electrical, mechanical, sound as well as gravitational and elastic potential energy. Enter code NQLBO for 11/8 review Nearpod. Enter code  EQFIN for 11/11/19.
  • Thursday – Day 4: UL Fire Forensics
  • Friday – Day 5: UL Fire Forensics (with a visit from the CCFD Fire Inspectors)

Helpful flashcards: 1) Forms of Energy

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of November 4, 2019

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MAGNET Application: Click HERE Magnet Timeline: Click HERE

GA Parent Survey link: https://gshs.gadoe.org/Pages/Parent.aspx

Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  • November 5, 2019 – No School (Teacher Work Day)

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: Background: Physical & Chemical Properties 1) Ionic Bonds 2) Covalent Bonds 3) Naming Compounds

  • MondayIonic and Covalent Bonding GIZMOS
    •  Follow-up GIZMO assessments at www.socrative.com – for Ionic Bonding, enter SCIENCE8ECMS & for Covalent Bonding enter 259085 – please put your class number, last name, first name for your name!
  • TuesdayNo school!
  • Wednesday – GA Power Presentation
  • Thursday – Sub: plans TBD
  • Friday – Catch up day

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • MondayEnergy Conversion GIZMO
  • TuesdayNo school!
  • Wednesday –  GA Power Presentation
  • Thursday – Sub: Plans TBD
  • Friday – Catch-up day

Helpful flashcards: 1) Forms of Energy

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.


Quenan’s Class, Week of October 28, 2019

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MAGNET Application: Click HERE Magnet Timeline: Click HERE

GA Parent Survey link: https://gshs.gadoe.org/Pages/Parent.aspx

Announcements to all:  

Upcoming ECMS/CCSD Events 

  • October 29, 2019 – Pebblebrook Student Info session at ECMS
  • November 5, 2019 – No School (Teacher Work Day)

Check out the ECMS Foundation Page HERE! Check out the ECMS Donors Choose Giving Page! Remember all donations are tax-deductible.

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High School Physical Science (4th/5th/6th) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM).

HS Textbook: Textbook link is HERE

Helpful Flashcards: 1) Ionic Bonds 2) Covalent Bonds 3) Naming Compounds

  • Monday – Computer Lab – GPB Bonding Video and Note-Taking Page
  • Tuesday – Ionic Compound poster project
  • Wednesday – Ionic Compound poster project
  • Thursday – Ionic Compound Poster project
  • Friday – Ionic Bonding GIZMO

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.

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AC Physical Science (3rd) – Homework feed is HERE (updated daily @ 5:00 PM)

AC Textbook: Online textbook link is HERE

  • Monday – Computer Lab Flocabulary Activity – click HERE to enter class code
  • Tuesday – Bounce Lab
  • Wednesday – Sub
  • Thursday – Potential Energy GIZMO
  • Friday – Energy Conversion GIZMO

Helpful flashcards: 1) Forms of Energy

Weekly homework on www.usatestprep.com (due on Fridays). Code is eastcobb74 & username & password are both the lunch number.

If you are absent, you can email me (Charmagne.quenan@cobbk12.org) for more information about what you are missing.