7th Envir. Science

October 12-16

posted by Erin Duffy

Book to class Tuesday & Wednesday

MONDAY - No school, Columbus Day!

TUESDAY - Desert skit, Nature interactions introduction (Homework: Read page 26, define competition in your notes and explain how it can be both good/bad for an ecosystem)

WEDNESDAY - Predator vs. prey (Homework: Read pages 30-31, define the 6 bold terms in your notes...due Monday!)

THURSDAY/FRIDAY - Outdoor activity, *weather depending (Homework: see Wednesday)

October 5-9

posted Oct 2, 2015, 12:32 PM by Erin Duffy

Book to class Tuesday-Friday

MONDAY - Vocabulary review, flashcards (Homework: Finish/review flashcards)

TUESDAY - Population studies, pages 13-15 (Homework: Define 4 terms page 16)

WEDNESDAY - Review terms, turtle activity (Homework: Finish and review activity questions)

THURSDAY/FRIDAY - Population studies pages 18-20, outdoor game (Homework: None, enjoy the long weekend!)

September 28 - October 2

posted Sep 25, 2015, 12:35 PM by Erin Duffy

Book to class Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday/Friday.

MONDAY - Experiment work presentations/discussion (Homework: Book to class Tuesday!)

TUESDAY - Finish experiment work presentations/discussion, environmental basics (Homework: Complete bottom front of notes on habitats)

WEDNESDAY - Review habitat, environmental brainstorm activity (Homework: finish reading pages 9-11 and define vocabulary terms in notes)

THURSDAY/FRIDAY - Review/discuss new notes, outdoor walk/activity (Homework: Review the week’s notes)

September 21-25

posted Sep 18, 2015, 9:30 AM by Erin Duffy   [ updated Sep 23, 2015, 11:50 AM ]

Book to class Monday

MONDAY - Experiment groups, ideas/brainstorming (Homework: Quest corrections)

TUESDAY - Outdoor experiment/data collection (Homework: finish today's class experiment work if needed)

WEDNESDAY - Data collection wrap-up, draft writing work (Homework: coordinate drafts for experiment work)

THURSDAY/FRIDAY - Hunter Computer Lab for experiment/graph work (Homework: Finish experiment work for Monday)

September 14-18

posted Sep 11, 2015, 6:34 AM by Erin Duffy

No book needed in class this week!

MONDAY - Review Scientific Method, art of Conclusions (Homework: Conclusion edit for the fish experiment)

TUESDAY - Fish experiment summary (Homework: review scientific method/metric system/data & graphing notes for Big Quiz)

WEDNESDAY - Metric/Experiment/Graph Quiz (Homework: None!)

THURSDAY/FRIDAY - Fall Trip, no classes

September 7-11

posted Sep 4, 2015, 6:21 AM by Erin Duffy   [ updated Sep 9, 2015, 11:46 AM ]

Book to class Tuesday & Wednesday

MONDAY - No School, Labor Day (Homework: none!)

TUESDAY - Metric System basics (Homework: Metric system around your house? 3 examples)

WEDNESDAY - Metric System continued (Homework: review new notes)

THURSDAY / FRIDAY - Finish and review Metric System, Intro Scientific Method (Homework: write 1 quality hypothesis)

August 31-September 4

posted Aug 28, 2015, 9:30 AM by Erin Duffy

Textbook to class Monday-Wednesday

MONDAY - Book check, Basics of data organization (Homework: Brainstorm basic data collection topic)

TUESDAY - Graphing basics (Homework: Select a data/graph topic, review notes)

WEDNESDAY - Graphing basics continued, data activity introduction (Homework: Finalize topic, set-up T-chart for data collection)

THURSDAY/FRIDAY - *Outdoor data collection weather permitting, data table/graph work (Homework: Review notes from the week)

August 24-28

posted Aug 24, 2015, 12:15 PM by Erin Duffy

MONDAY - New student orientation (1/2 day)
TUESDAY - Course title, wilderness names (Homework: none!)
WEDNESDAY - Environmental Science "What do I know?" (Homework: none!)
THURSDAY / FRIDAY - Textbooks, Animal matching activity (Homework: book cover)

May 25-29

posted May 22, 2015, 9:46 AM by Erin Duffy

Book to class on Wednesday for collection!

MONDAY - No school, Memorial Day

TUESDAY - Review water notes for Quiz (Homework: Study...last grade of the year!)

WEDNESDAY - Water Quiz, textbook collection (Homework: Dress for outdoor activity)

THURSDAY - Outdoor activity (Homework: None, last day of classes!)

May 18-22

posted May 18, 2015, 3:19 AM by Erin Duffy

No book needed in class this week

MONDAY - Fruitvale wells, contamination discussion (Homework: select 3 test wells with reasoning)

TUESDAY - Fruitvale well testing (Homework: Clean-up proposal with cost planning)

WEDNESDAY - Fruitvale clean-up proposals/discussion (Homework: Fruitvale Town Meeting preparation)

THURSDAY - Fruitvale Town Meeting (Homework: study water notes for Quiz next Wednesday)

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