Class Record for Homework and Classwork Fall 2017
WELCOME 2018 8th grade!!!
2/23 Reading articles with questions. Complete Reading guides.
2/21-22 Organization of Life. Flow of energy through ecosystems.
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.