Welcome 8th graders and parents to the 2016-2017 academic year! 

We have a lot of learning ahead of us! I am excited to get to know you and I hope you learn as much from me as I know I will from you. Please do not hesitate to make contact with me if you have any questions or concerns. 

If you would like nightly Remind updates about assignments and upcoming assessments 

text: @sciwhy1 to 81010. 

Thank you!

All assignments can be located in the in the Classroom Pages Menu!  


"Don't tell me the sky's the limit when there are foot prints on the Moon." -Paul Brandt







I Can: Recognize the characteristics of life that allow organisms to be alive and reproduce.

I Can: describe how unicellular and multicellular organisms are organized. 
Agenda:               
 

 Mon.      Tues./Wed. Wed./Thu. Thu./Fri.
 In Class

Classwork that is not finished in class will need to be finished for homework, due the next class period. 
BW Characteristics of Life

Recreate List

Brain Pop
BW Levels of Organization

Videos

Characteristics of Life Sections 1-Composed of Cells
BW Reproduction

Characteristics of Life Section 2-Able to Reproduce

Brain Pop-Sponges

Characteristics of Life with SpongeBob Square Pants
BW Obtain Energy

At Yeast Its Not Alive- Or is it? Lab


 Homework

Students always have the option, and are highly encouraged, to revise, add to, or redo assignments! 





Complete Characteristics of Life Section 3 and 4

Make up any missing work, redo any unsatisfactory assignments, see me to make plan for test retake. 


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(Also located under Classroom Pages in the sidebar at the top of this page.) 



Next Week: Cells 




   

NASA Picture of the Day: Click for Info



 Other Events and Things to be Aware of!

-Trimester 3, begins March 30
-Town Meeting March 30
-Start of Phase 4 of Community Service Project April 1
-April Vacation (April 22-30)

-Watch "Racing Extinction" on the Discovery Channel and visit RacingExtinction.com


Click Here For All Ski Club Forms and Info!



Daily Schedule

 Monday  Tu.-Fri. 
 7:45-8:30
 1 7:45-8:47
 1/2
 8:33-9:17 2 8:50-9:513/2
 9:20-10:04 3 9:54-10:54 4/3
 10:07-10:52 4 10:57-11:58 6/5
 10:55-11:41 5 11:58-12:21 7/6
 11:43-12:26 6 12:24-12:44 Lunch E
 12:29-12:51 Lunch E
 12:47-1:23 7/6
 12:54-1:18 7 1:26-2:24 8/7
 1:21-2:24 8 - -
 Due dates depend on students class period, homework is always due next class   

All Periods have Science on Mondays 
Periods 1 & 5 do not have class on Tuesdays
Period  6 does not have class on Wednesdays
Periods 3 & 7 do not have class on Thursdays
Period 4 & 8 do not have class on Fridays

Extra Help

Available after school Monday and Tuesday until 3:30 PM



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