Class Record for Homework and Classwork Fall 2017
WELCOME 2018 8th grade!!!
5/18 First period Exam.
5/14-17 UNIT REVIEWS
5/11 Comprehensive TEST.
5/10 START REVIEW GUIDE. Chemistry Review.
5/7-5/9 Energy Resources and Mankind. Play GENERATE.
5/4 GEOLOGY TEST. Start Energy Unit.
5/2-3 Wrap up Geology and Change over time.
5/1 Radiation and Decay.
4/30 Archeaology Lab.
4/27-30 Review of Rocks. Types of Fossils/Lab.
4/25-26 Start Geology with Geologic Time. Meet GEA the interactive Tutor. GEOLOGY PROJECT PACKET DUE on MAY 1st.
4/24 TEST on illness and diseases, Metabolism and health. Start Note Cards/terms for Geology due on Friday
4/23 Wrap up metabolism and health.
4/19 Digestion. Finish with Bubble paper on Cell Processes
4/18 Wrap up discussion on Disease. Vectors. Vaccines. Antibiotics. Pandemics, Epidemics. Continue with Cell processes and Digestion. Review List for Ecology for TEST.
4/16-17 Seminars on Disease and Genetics. Good Health prevents Disease.
4/13 Beaufort Trip. IT WAS A GREAT DAY!!!
4/12 DNA. Trip Prep.
4/10-4/11 Biotechnology notes. Traditional vs Modern. Class Discussion on Cloning.
4/9 Present Story Board Projects. Work on Superbook Project.
4/2-4/6 SPRING BREAK WEEK OUT
3/26-30 Change over time Unit. Starting Biotechnology Unit with Superbook project.
3/20-21-22 Populations changing over time. Principals. Story of the Reef.
3/19 OCEANS TEST
3/16 Test Review finish Reading Sheets
3/15 Special LAB activity.
3/14 Looking at currents and density.
3/12-13 Ocean Zones, Estuaries, resources.
3/8 Ecosystems and Water Quality Test.
3/7-3/9 CORAL CREATURE FEATURE SEMESTER PROJECT DUE. see CORAL CREATURE FEATURE LINK ABOVE.
3/5-6 Completing an Ecological View of OWLS. Looking at Sustainability with an in class project
3/2 QUIZ on concepts. Looking at Ocean ZONES.
3/1-3/2 Predator Prey Relationship Lab.
2/28 Relationships between living things. Rabbits and Wolves Story Lecture. IPAD ACTIVITY.
2/26-27 Finish Ecosystem Book. Article on Biomagnification. Look at Pyramids and questions with Partners. Assign Coral Creature Project. This project will be DUE on 3/7 for presentations.
2/23 Small Paper Handout- Sub Lesson- Pink Paper Diagrams turned in before class is over. Book Questions turned in. Vocab Cards DUE by Monday. You can get definitions from any reliable source.
2/21-22 Organization of Life. Flow of energy through ecosystems. Making an Ecosystem Booklet.
2/20 Finish water quality Lab. Pollution Editorial DUE ( printed copy) with Graphic organizer with information from articles.
2/16-2/19 Pre-lab. Water Quality Lab/ Written Assignment work while working.
2/15 Health of a Water System. Notes. Looking at Contaminants in our life. Editorial PINK article time/graphic organizer if time.
2/14 Notes on Water Quality. Water Samples DUE. Finish Fish Lab. WATER SAMPLE DUE> Happy Valentines Day!!
2/13 Concentration Lab. Saltwater vs Freshwater fish. WEBQUEST DUE.
2/12 Water Cycle and GRoundwater. Complete Handout.
2/9 Doctor Ballard TED Talk on exploration. Writing Opinion.
2/8 Water Facts for the planet. Media Field Trip to Hydrothermal Vent.
2/7 The Water Molecule properties with Demos. Notes.
2/6 Unit Assessment. Study Guide DUE.TEST.
2/5 Start Water. Hydrosphere Webquest DUE next Tuesday. Looking at salinity. Start Study guides.
2/2 QUIZ on formulas. Finish Acids and bases Rainbow demonstrations. Collect Lab reports from this week.
2/1 Rates of reactions. Wrap up Reaction Labs. Review Solutions.
1/31 Progress Reports.Combustion Lab activities.
1/30-31 Sample Reactions. Looking at Combustion!! Homework DUE. Google Classroom assignment DUE
1/29 Completing Reaction Handout LAB.
1/26 Signs of Chemical Reactions. Conservation of matter. Reactions.
1/24-25 QUEST. Vocabulary and Atomic Concepts. Continue with Density Lab. Physical vs Chemical Changes.
1/23 Instagram Element poster DUE. Start Lab looking at Density.
1/22 Mixtures Discussion. Looking at Properties of Substances.
1/19 Hunting the Elements Media segment. Continuation of Periodic Table. Family groups and properties. Assign Instagram Element Project. Instagram Project: You must do the element that was assigned to you. Must include detailed Bios of the element including periodic table information, physical and chemical properties. After Bio info, Must include at least 6 different posts with pictures and 2-3 sentences dialogue for each of them. ( Common uses of the E, what it looks like, other members of it's family, how it "reacts", be creative with others..) Pictures may be cut out of magazines, hand drawn, clip arts, printed form off line..)
1/16 Atomic Adventure Padlet Work is DUE. Use the large box on the left of the page for the assignment. Cards for one grade, questions for another. In class: Introduction to the periodic table
1/12 Molecular Formulas. Internal Atomic Structure.
1/11 The Language of Chemistry.