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HOMEWORK
MAY
Monday, 5/1
     Section A - Complete the writing assignment
     Sections B-D - none (we did not cover all of the required material today)
Tuesday, 5/2
     Sections B-D Complete writing assignment
     Section A - none
Wednesday, 5/3 & Thursday, 5/4
     none
Thursday, 5/5
     none
Friday, 5/6
     Astronomy Remediation packets due Monday, 5/8 for students who scored less than 70 on the unit test. 
     Begin pulling materials together for the science final exam which is cumulative from September - May.
Monday, 5/8
     Begin going through the review materials for final exam found in my Links
Tuesday, 5/9
     none HW
     Don't forget to bring a bag lunch for our Goodspeed field trip tomorrow. Wear appropriate attire, no sneakers and no denim. 
Wednesday, 5/10
     none
Thursday, 5/11
     Reproduction Review Packet
Friday, 5/12
     Final Exam Review Materials distributed today. Keys will be available next week to students who show completed packets, 
          but will not be shared if review work is not done and review material will not be further reviewed in class.
Monday, 5/15 - Friday, 5/19
     Work on Review material from class and online in preparation for the science final exam! Stick to your plan.
Monday, 5/22 & Tuesday, 5/23
     Science Exam is Wednesday morning, work on review materials from class and online, "Study with a pencil."


APRIL
Monday, 4/3
     Read Ch3 Sec3 p.74-79 and complete Cause-->Effect directed reading packet
     Flipped lesson on weather and climate due tomorrow
     Flipped lesson on air masses and weather due Wednesday
Tuesday, 4/4
     Summarize the steps to Earth's Formation in graphic organizer provided
     Flipped lesson - review of Air Masses and Weather due tomorrow
Wednesday, 4/5
     none
Thursday, 4/6
     Balance payment for Goodspeed field trip due tomorrow
     Complete comparison of Asteroids and Meteoroids started in class
Friday, 4/7
     none
Monday, 4/17
     none
Tuesday, 4/18 - Friday, 4/21
     Astronomy Test Review Packet due Monday
     Astronomy Test on Monday!
Monday, 4/24
     none (bring in red astronomy textbooks)
Tuesday, 4/25
     none
Wednesday, 4/26
     Complete Animal Reproduction concept map and select 1 of the 3 quick write choices to complete on the back.
Thursday, 4/27
     none
Friday, 4/28
     none


MARCH
Wednesday, 3/1
     Conservation of Mass Lab due tomorrow (data complete, %error calculated, written response to questions 1-5, worth 50 points!!)
Thursday, 3/2
     What's the pH activity questions due tomorrow (bullet points for lists are ok!)
     Goodspeed permission slip and deposit of $45 is due tomorrow if you have not already turned it in.
Friday, 3/3
     none
Monday, 3/6
     Return Morgan course selection sheet signed by a parent or guardian
Tuesday, 3/7
     none
Wednesday, 3/8
     none (We did not get far enough with the note taking to complete the writing assignment listed on the board.)
Thursday, 3/9
     none
Monday, 3/13
     complete timeline and map of early observers using notes completed in class
Wednesday, 3/15
     Read and take notes Ch1, Sec1, p 2-7 in red book (Please bring books back and forth each day.)
Thursday, 3/16
     Read and take notes Ch1, Sec2, p 8-13.
Friday, 3/17
     Take Electromagnetic Radiation Quiz on back of class note sheet
Monday, 3/20
     Read Ch1, Sec3, p 14-16
Tuesday, 3/21
     Complete personal constellation
Wednesday, 3/22
     Read Ch1, Sec3, p 17-21
Thursday, 3/23
     none
Friday, 3/24
     Read Ch2, Sec1 p 32-38
Monday, 3/27
     Finish reading Ch2 Sec2 p 40-45 started in class
     Read Ch2 Sec3 p 46-49
Tuesday, 3/28
    Read Ch2 Sec4 p 50-53
Wednesday, 3/29
    Read Ch3 Sec1 p 64-67
Thursday, 3/30
    Read Ch3 Sec2 p 68-73 for Monday
Friday, 3/31
    Read Ch3 Sec2 p 68-73
    Complete Flipped lesson on Weather and Climate on Google Classroom by Tuesday, 4/4


FEBRUARY
Wednesday, 2/1
     none - There will be no science research project this month.
Thursday, 2/2
     none
Friday, 2/3
     none (complete classwork for Monday)
Monday, 2/6
     History of the Periodic Table - Read and answer comprehension questions about Dmitri Mendelev
Tuesday, 2/7
     none
Wednesday, 2/8
     none
Thursday, 2/9 (snow day)
Friday, 2/10
     Quiz Monday - The Periodic Table
Monday, 2/13
     complete classwork, ECMS practice #1, questions 15-19, open-ended responses
Tuesday, 2/14
     ECMS #2
     ECMS Quiz on Thursday
Wednesday, 2/15
     ECMS quiz tomorrow (finish graphic organizer as a way of studying!!)
Thursday, 2/16
     Atomic Structure HW and complete classwork if not already done
Friday, 2/17
     none
Wednesday, 2/22
     complete the electron configuration, Bohr models, for Boron, Fluorine, and Oxygen ( back of worksheet)
Thursday, 2/23
     Complete classwork and draw Lewis Dot models for elements 1-18 on table handed out in class
Friday, 2/24
     Quiz on Atomic structure and Electron configuration on Tuesday, 2/28. (Learn elements 1-18 including name, symbol, and atomic #)
Monday, 2/27
     Prepare for Quiz on Atomic structure and Electron configuration
Tuesday, 2/28
     Acids and bases worksheet
     Goodspeed Field trip permission slip and deposit of $45. due this Friday, 3/


JANUARY
Tuesday, 1/3
     Read Ch2 Sec1 p. 36-42 and complete the graphic organizer box following "READ"
Wednesday, 1/4
     Complete Ch2 sec 1 objectives worksheet
Thursday, 1/5
     Quiz tomorrow on Gravity and Motion, pp 36-42.
Friday, 1/6
     Read and annotate Ch2 sec2 pp 44-46 (Newton's 1st Law) for Monday if not finished in class
     Research 1 source for your January Scientist
        January Scientist Award Project dates: Research evidence Fri, 1/13
                                                                  Peer edit, Mon, 1/23
                                                                    Early Bird due, Thurs, 1/26
                                                                        Project due, Tues, 1/31
Monday, 1/9
     Research a 2nd source for your January Scientist Award Project
Tuesday, 1/10
     Quiz tomorrow - Ch2 Sec2 Newton's Laws of Motion
     Research a 3rd source for your January Scientist Award Project
Wednesday, 1/11
     Forces and Motion Review Packet dueTuesday including Math Problems
     Scientist Project Research Check in on Friday
Thursday, 1/12
     Quiz tomorrow on Ch2 Sec3 Momentum
     Scientist Project Research Check in on Friday
Friday, 1/13
     Forces and Motion Review Packet due Tuesday including Math Problems
     Science Midterm Friday, 1/20
Tuesday, 1/17
     Forces and Motion Review Packet due Tuesday including Math Problems
     Science Midterm Friday, 1/20
Wednesday, 1/18
     Inquiry Review Packet due Thursday including Math Problems
     Science Midterm Friday
Thursday, 1/19
     Inquiry Review Packet due Thursday including Math Problems
     Science Midterm Friday
Friday, 1/20
     Peer Edit of January Scientist Recommendation Letter (needs to be typed for your classmate to review)
Monday, 1/23
     Complete Bridge Basics Questions
     Early Bird Project due Thursday 1/26
     Return Blue Textbook ASAP
Tuesday, 1/24
     Early Bird Project due Thursday 1/26
     Return Blue Textbook ASAP
Wednesday, 1/25
     Early Bird Project due Thursday 1/26
     Return Blue Textbook ASAP
Thursday, 1/26
     January Scientist Award project due Tuesday, 1/31
Friday, 1/27
     January Scientist Award project due Tuesday, 1/31
Monday, 1/30
     January Scientist Award project due Tuesday, 1/31
     Quiz on Bridges Wednesday 2/1
Tuesdaym 1/31
     Quiz on Bridges tomorrow


DECEMBER
Thursday, 12/1
     Quiz tomorrow on Friction
Friday, 12/2
     December Fandex Project
         check in date (work cited and 10 bullet points) Fri. 12/9
         Due Date, Thurs. 12/22 (all students will be early birds this month and earn 10% extra!)
Monday, 12/5
     December Project check in this Friday need work cited and 10 bullet points
     Find a head shot/portrait of your scientist and document the source (APA style!!)
Tuesday, 12/6
     Record 5 facts about your scientist's life in bullet form and document the source(s) in APA style
Wednesday, 12/7
     Record 5 facts about your scientist findings or discoveries. Document the sources in APA style.
Thursday, 12/8
     Project check in tomorrow includes 10 bullet points and formatted work cited
Friday, 12/9
     None new!
     December Fandex due 12/22
Monday, 12/12
     no new homework
     December Fandex due 12/22
Tuesday, 12/13
     no new homework
     December Fandex due 12/22
Wednesday, 12/14
     no new homework
     December Fandex due 12/22
Thursday, 12/15
     Lab Booklet must be completed during class tomorrow, Letter is due by end of day Tuesday, 12/20
     Fandex Projedt due 12/22
Friday, 12/16
     Letter due Tues 12/20
     Fandex Project due Thurs 12/22
Monday, 12/19
     Shipping & Sliding Letter due end of day Tues 12/20 (booklet were due Friday)
     Quiz on Gravity - Ch1 Sec4, Wed 12/21
     December Fandex Project due Thurs 12/22
Tuesday, 12/20
      Quiz on Gravity - Ch1 Sec4, Wed 12/21
     December Fandex Project due Thurs 12/22
Wednesday, 12/21
     Fandex project is due tomorrow and will be assembled in class
Thursday, 12/22
     none
Friday, 12/23
     none - rest and relax over the vacation!


NOVEMBER
Tuesday, 11/1
     Prepare for Inquiry unit test tomorrow
Wednesday, 11/2
    none
Thursday, 11/3
    November Project - Scientist Greeting Card
          check in Mon. 11/14
          early bird due 11/18
          project due date 11/22
Friday, 11/4
     Research 1 source for your scientist project
Monday, 11/7
    Research a 2nd source for your scientist project
    Read and annotate Ch1 sec1 p 7-9 on acceleration
Tuesday, 11/8
    Continue to research a 3rd source for your November Scientist project
Wednesday, 11/9
    Annotate Ch1, Sec1, p7-9 on Acceleration
Thursday, 11/10
    Project Check in on Monday, 11/14
    Speed Calculations #1-6 using problem solving boxes
Friday, 11/11
    Project check in Monday
Monday, 11/14
    Early Bird project due Friday, 11/18
    Quiz Wed on Measuring Motion
    Hot Wheeling Physics Packet due tomorrow
Tuesday, 11/15
    Early Bird project due Friday, 11/18
    Quiz Wed on Measuring Motion
Wednesday, 11/16
    Early Bird project due Friday, 11/18
    Read and annotate Ch1 Sec2 Force pp10-13 for Friday
Thursday, 11/17
    Early Bird project due Friday, 11/18
    Read and annotate Ch1 Sec2 Force pp10-13
Friday, 11/18
   Projects are due Tuesday, 11/22
Monday, 11/21
    November Greeting Card projects due
Tuesday, 11/22
     none
Monday, 11/28
     Annotate Ch1 Sec3 Friction using graphic organizer started in class
Tuesday, 11/29
     Reinforcement worksheet - Friction Action
     Quiz Friday on Friction
Wednesday, 11/30
     Quiz Friday, Friction


OCTOBER
Monday, 10/3
     Blood glucose graph ( 2 sets of data on one graph)
Tuesday, 10/4
     Create a data table for the donmino Derby lab
Wednesday, 10/5
     Select your Scientist for October Project
          October Project due dates: peer edit 10/14, Early Bird 10/21, due date 10/29
Thursday, 10/6
     Find one source and research your scientist
Friday, 10/7
     Find a second source and research your scientist
Tuesday, 10/11
    Find a third source and research your scientist
Wednesday, 10/12
    Prepare a draft and work cited for Friday peer edit
Thursday, 10/13
    Work on Draft and Work Cited for peer edit (October is Autobiography collage)
Friday, 10/14
    Early Bird project due date next Friday, 10/21
    Complete Domino Derby graph for Monday
Monday, 10/17
    Early Bird Project for 10% extra credit due Friday, 10/21
    Domino Derby Lab Report due at end of class Wednesday, 10/19
Tuesday, 10/18
    Complete Lab Report draft in order to turn report in  by end of class Wed. 10/19
    Early Bird project due 10/21
Wednesday, 10/19
    Early Bird due Friday
Thursday, 10/20
    Early Bird due tomorrow
Friday, 10/21
    October Scientist autobiography/collage due Friday, 10/28
Monday, 10/24
    Identifying Data Patterns in  Graphs
Tuesday, 10/25
    Identifying Bias in text 
Wednesday, 10/26
    October Project due Friday
    Practice Test due Tuesday, 11/1
    Inquiry Unit test Wednesday, 11/2
Thursday, 10/26
    October Project due tomorrow
    Practice Test due Tuesday, 11/1
    Inquiry Unit test Wednesday, 11/2
Friday, 10/27
    Dimensional Analysis problems 1-5 due Monday, 5-10 due Tuesday (show all work!!!)
    Practice Test due Tuesday, 11/1
    Inquiry Unit test Wednesday, 11/2
Monday, 10/31
    Dimensional Analysis problems 6-10 
    Practice Test for review tomorrow
    Inquiry Unit test Wednesday, 11/2 


SEPTEMBER
Thursday, 9/1
     Highlight definitions on Scientific Method Packet and do #1-3 on bottom of p2
Friday, 9/2
     Scientific Method Packet p4, #10-16
Tuesday, 9/6
     Inquiry Practice #1-18 due Thursday 9/8
     Vocab Quiz on Friday, 9/9 (try 4-column study strategy)
Wednesday, 9/7
      Inquiry Practice #1-18 due tomorrow
     Vocab Quiz on Friday, 9/9 (try 4-column study strategy)
Thursday, 9/8
     Scientist Project Assigned, peer edit on Tuesday, 9/20
     -Early Bird Extra Credit due date Friday, 9/23
     -Project due date, Friday, 9/30
     Vocab Quiz tomorrow
Friday, 9/9
     Select your scientist and do a quick search of internet resources
Monday, 9/12
     Complete one more authentication sheet as you research your chosen scientist.
Tuesday, 9/13
     Complete your scientist research by seeking out a 3rd source. Bring all 3 note sheets to class tomorrow.
Wednesday, 9/14
     none
Thursday, 9/15
     Complete the Lab questions (#1-12) on p3 of the thumb lab packet
Friday, 9/16
     Scientist draft of 3 paragraphs due Tuesday for peer edit (double spaced)
     label data table columns
Monday, 9/19
     Scientist draft of 3 paragraphs for peer edit (double spaced)
Tuesdays, 9/20
     Make changes to draft - plan to be early!!
Wednesday, 9/21
     Label graphs using guidelines from class
Thursday, 9/22
     Early Bird Projects 
     Graph #1
Friday, 9/23
     Complete graphing Tables 2-4 if not finished in class today
Monday, 9/26
     Complete Experimental Design Packet started in class.
Tuesday, 9/27
     Complete Reading Graphs worksheet front and back.
     Graphing Quiz on Thursday 9/29
     Scientist Projects due Friday, 9/30
Wednesday, 9/28
     Complete Graph of 2 sets of data (this topic will not be on the quiz)
     Graphing Quiz on Thursday 9/29
     Scientist Projects due Friday, 9/30
Thursday, 9/29
     Complete Experimental Design Exercise started in classs
     Quiz Monday on Identifying Variables
     Scientist Projects due tomorrow
Friday, 9/30
     Quiz Monday on Identifying Variables


AUGUST
Tuesday, 8/30
     Set up science notebook
Wednesday, 8/31
     none