7th Grade Integrated Science

Mr. Ruiz

Marvin A. Dutcher Middle School | Syllabus | Contact: eruiz@turlock.k12.ca.us

Dear Parents,

I look forward to working with you and your child to ensure that they receive the best education possible. I am prepared to invest my time and effort to further educate your child to the best of my ability. Please feel free to contact me if you have questions, concerns, or interest in participating. Thank you for your time.

Sincerely,

Mr. Ruiz

Amplify | Google Classroom | AERIES | Edulastic | 2021-2022 Shared Science Folder

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

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If you have a missing or resubmitted assignment that you need to have graded, fill out the following "Request to Grade" form. You only need to notify me when you have completed an assignment that was missing in Aeries. Google Classroom assignments that are graded in Aeries have a (#) next to their title. Video: How to get credit for late or resubmitted work (5:06)

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2nd Quarter - Information and Assignments

Study Material: Phase Change Unit Review | Phase Change Quizlet

Next Test: Tuesday, December 7th - Critical Juncture Assessment

03 DEC 2021 - Friday


02 DEC 2021 - Thursday


01 DEC 2021 - Wednesday


30 NOV 2021 - Tuesday

  • Amplify Assignment PC 2.2 | (#63) PC 2.2.1-2

  • Claim 1: Transferring energy into or out of a substance changes its temperature, which changes the molecules’ freedom of movement.

  • Claim 2: Transferring energy into or out of a substance changes the molecules’ kinetic energy, which changes their freedom of movement.

  • Claim 3: Transferring energy into or out of a substance changes the molecules’ speed, which changes their freedom of movement.

  • Instructional Videos | Teacher Slides PC 2.2


29 NOV 2021 - Monday


19 NOV 2021 - Friday


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17 NOV 2021- Wednesday


16 NOV 2021 - Tuesday


15 NOV 2021 - Monday


*** Rock Transformations Unit Review ***

12 NOV 2021 - Friday


11 NOV 2021 - Thursday

  • NO SCHOOL | VETERANS DAY HOLIDAY


10 NOV 2021 - Wednesday


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29 OCT 2021 - Friday


28 OCT 2021-Thursday


27 OCT 2021 - Wednesday

Rock Transformations 2.6: Investigating Hawaiian Rocks [ What color group are you in? Click to find out! ]

  • Purple Group: Reading “Rocks on the Hawaiian Islands”

[ Video 5:10 Activity 1 | Activity 1 Warm-Up | Video 2:52 Activity 2.1 | Activity 2 Sim and Parts 1, 2 | Video 2:58 Activity 2.2 | Video 4:17 Activity 2T ]

  • Green Group: Reading “Hawaiian Volcanoes and Beaches”

[ Video 4:33 Activity 1 | Activity 1 Warm-Up | Video 1:43 Activity 2.1 | Activity 2 Sim and Parts 1, 2 | Video 3:23 Activity 2.2 | Video 4:17 Activity 2T ]

  • Blue Group: Reading “Hawaiian Volcanoes and Beaches”

[ Video 5:19 Activity 1 | Activity 1 Warm-Up | Video 2:43 Activity 2.1 | Activity 2 Sim and Parts 1, 2, 3 | Video 4:09 Activity 2.2-3 | Video 4:17 Activity 2T ]

If you finished early: Explore this Virtual Field Excursion and Questions


26 OCT 2021 - Tuesday


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1st Quarter

08 OCT 2021 - Friday


07 OCT 2021 - Thursday


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05 OCT 2021 - Tuesday


04 OCT 2021 - Monday


01 OCT 2021 - Friday


30 SEP 2021 - Thursday


29 SEP 2021 - Wednesday

  • Plate Motion - Critical Juncture Assessment (Retake Opportunity)

  • (#22) PM 2.6 - Multiple Choice | PM 2.6 Written Response One | (#23) Written Response Two

  • If you finish early, work on missing assignments from this class. The end of the quarter is October 8th. You will have a Plate Motion End-of-Unit Assessment next week. If you need to study for the end-of-unit assessment, go to the Plate Motion chapter one and chapter two lesson briefs and review the key concepts and student learning expectations.

  • Reminder, if you are missing an assignment in Aeries and you completed that assignment you must fill out a "Request to Grade" form located near the top of this page. You must fill out the form for each assignment that you want me to go back and regrade. If you turn in a late or missing assignment without taking the time to fill in the "Request to Grade" form, I will not take the time to regrade your late or resubmitted work.


28 SEP 2021 - Tuesday


27 SEP 2021 - Monday


24 SEP 2021 - Friday


23 SEP 2021 - Thursday


22 SEP 2021 - Wednesday


21 SEP 2021 - Tuesday


20 SEP 2021 - Monday


17 SEP 2021 - Friday


16 SEP 2021 - Thursday


15 SEP 2021 - Wednesday

  • Quizizz Warm-up

  • key concept: Earth’s outer layer is made of hard, solid rock.

  • key concept: Geologists look for patterns in landforms and in geologic events in order to better understand Earth.

  • key concept: The plates of Earth’s outer layer move.

  • key concept: Earth’s plates move on top of a soft, solid layer of rock called the mantle.

  • Quizlet - Plate Motion - Join the Games | Plate Motion Simulator | Review from yesterday's lesson PM 2.1: PM 2.1.1-2


14 SEP 2021 - Tuesday


13 SEP 2021 - Monday


10 SEP 2021 - Friday


09 SEP 2021 - Thursday


08 SEP 2021 - Wednesday


07 SEP 2021 - Tuesday

  • Plate Motion 1.1 Pre-Unit Assessment Answer the multiple-choice questions and the two written response questions as well. (If you were absent and the test was locked, the test is now unlocked for you.)

  • If you need more time to complete the test, I am available in room E15 during lunch. I can unlock it for you at that time. However, eat before you enter the classroom.


03 SEP 2021 - Friday


02 SEP 2021 - Thursday


01 SEP 2021 - Wednesday


31 AUG 2021 - Tuesday


30 AUG 2021 - Monday


27 AUG 2021 - Friday


26 AUG 2021 - Thursday


25 AUG 2021 - Wedsday


24 AUG 2021 - Tuesday


23 AUG 2021 - Monday


20 AUG 2021 - Friday

  • Catch-up day. If you fell behind on completing any assignments from the last two weeks, work on those assignments now.

  • If you are all caught up on your assignments, join our Quizlet class, and join our WWW.QUIZLET.LIVE game. We are about to play a vocabulary game.


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