• Science 7

     

    Week of 5/27/19

     

    Monday-   no school

    Tuesday-  Activty: Class Traits Survey lab in NB,  Finish All In the Family Project in class

    Turn in Pool Permission slip by Friday!!

    Wednesday- Notebook Check, Intro to Genetic Pedigrees

    Thursday-   Pedigrees Practice in class

    Friday- Computer Lab:  Online Genetics Activities due in class

     

    Week of 5/13/19

     

    Monday-   Microbe Murder Mystery final report due in class

    Tuesday-  Heredity Notes in NB

    Wednesday- Genotypes Practice and Test Cross in NB

    Thursday-   Draw An Alien Phenotype activity in class, Genetics- Science of Heredity WS started in class and HW if not finished-due Friday (due Monday for kids on Central Coast trip)

    Friday- film: Clone Age, pros and cons in NB    Mouse Genetics Gizmo lab due in class

     

    Week of 4/29/19

     

    Monday-   Magnified View of Life Lab in NB pg 63, HW- do NB Self Check due Wed

    Tuesday-  Cell City WS due in class

    Wednesday- turn in April MindBenders, NB Check, Update Grade Sheet

    Thursday-   Mitosis/Cell Cycle Poster in class activity

    Friday- Mitosis/Cell Cycle Poster in class activity

     

    Week of 4/23/19

     

    Monday-   no school

    Tuesday-  Microscopy Unit: notes

    Wednesday-  Microscope Optics & Power of Magnification practice lab

    Thursday-   Microscope Drawings practice lab

    Friday- Cell Organelles tree Map in NB

     

    Week of 4/8/19

     

    Monday-   Analyzing Predator Data due in class, HW- finish Biomes WS due Tuesday

    Tuesday-  CER (Claim, Evidence, Reasoning) in NB, Case of the Missing Meatballs in class

    Wednesday-   CER (Claim, Evidence, Reasoning) in NB, Case of the Missing Meatballs in class

    Thursday  Intro to Ecological Case Study:  Bees,   start Vanishing Bees   Changed to online lab: 'Effects of Environment on a New Life Form' due in class

    Friday- Vanishing Bees video

     

    Week of 4/1/19

     

    Monday-   Species Project Presentations in class, Biodiversity WS filled in during presentations (do 2 per day- due Thursday 4/4)

    TuesdaySpecies Project Presentations in class, Biodiversity WS filled in during presentations (do 2 per day- due Thursday 4/4)

    Wednesday-   Species Project Presentations in class, Biodiversity WS filled in during presentations (do 2 per day- due Thursday 4/4)

    Thursday  Species Project Presentations in class, Biodiversity WS filled in during presentations (do 2 per day- due Thursday 4/4)

    Friday- If time allows: Update Grade sheet, Biomes in NB and practice WS due in class

     

    Week of 3/26/19

     

    Monday-   Computer lab: Work on Species Project due 4/1  Remember that it must be turned in to Ms. H's Google classroom by the 1st!  Presentations begin on the 1st

    Tuesday-  Computer lab: Work on Species Project due 4/1  remember that it must be turned in to Ms. H's Google classroom by the 1st!  Presentations begin on the 1st

    Wednesday-   Computer lab: Work on Species Project due 4/1  remember that it must be turned in to Ms. H's Google classroom by the 1st!  Presentations begin on the 1st

    Thursday  Computer lab: Work on Species Project due 4/1  remember that it must be turned in to Ms. H's Google classroom by the 1st!  Presentations begin on the 1st

    Friday- Computer lab: Work on Species Project due 4/1  Remember that it must be turned in to Ms. H's Google classroom by the 1st!  Presentations begin on the 1st

    Week of 3/18/19

     

    Monday-   Computer lab: Species Research, Research page due 3/19, Project due 4/1

    Tuesday-  Update and Turn in Q3 Grade record Sheet, Computer lab: Species Research, Research page due today

    Wednesday-   Computer lab: Work on Species Project, Project due 4/1

    Thursday  Computer lab: Work on Species Project, Project due 4/1

    Friday- Computer lab: Work on Species Project, Project due 4/1

     

     

     

     

    Week of 3/11/19

     

    Monday-   Relationships Among Organisms NB pg 58,  

    TuesdayFood Webs Practice due in class , HW-  Symbiotic Relationships due Thursday

    Wednesday-   Symbiosis activity in class

    Thursday  Introduction to Species Project, Research due 3/19, Project due 4/1, Eco Interactions Case studies in NB

    Friday- Computer lab: Species Research

     

    Week of 3/4/19

     

    Monday-   Populations terms added to NB pg 55, Update Grade sheet, HW- Notebook self-check by tomorrow and Living Things in the Environment due Thursday

    Tuesday-    Notebook Check, Energy Roles in Ecosystems in NB

    Wednesday-   Food Chains and Energy Pyramids 

    Thursday  Food Chains activity

    Friday- Computer lab: Food Chain Gizmo 

     

    Week of 2/25/19

     

    Monday-  Computer lab: Plate Tectonics Gizmo 

    Tuesday-    Add Respiration to Cycles of Matter Poster

    Wednesday-   Ecosystem Levels in NB, Update Table of Contents in NB

    Thursday  Finish Ecosystem Levels, Analyzing Population Data and Graphs

    Friday- Computer lab: Rabbit Population Gizmo 

     

    Week of 2/18/19

     

    Monday-  no school

    Tuesday-    Plate Tectonics in A Nutshell in NB pg 53, Correct and staple Water Cycle gizmo on NB pg 54 (1st period did not get to do this yet due to school schedule change)

    Wednesday-   Photosynthesis in NB, Cycles of Matter Poster in class

    Thursday  Computer lab: Plate tectonics Gizmo due in class

    FridayRespiration in NB, Cycles of Matter Poster in class

     

    Week of 2/11/19

     

    Monday-  snow day

    Tuesday-   Read text pgs 138- 143, Plate Tectonics in A Nutshell in NB, HW- Convection in the Mantle due Thursday

    Wednesday Update grade record Sheet, begin Wegener's Puzzling Evidence activity in class

    Thursday  finish Wegener's Puzzling Evidence activity due in class

    Friday- no school

    Week of 2/4/19

     

    MondayHeat Transfer reading and worksheet due in class

    Tuesday-   Snow day Project Wet Water Cycle Activity in NB, HW- How water Shapes Earth due Thursday

    Wednesday-   Snow dayFinish Project Wet Water Cycle Activity in NB, Update Grade sheet if time

    Thursday  Begin Cycles of Matter Poster   Incredible Journey Water cycle activity in NB, HW- How water Shapes Earth due next Tuesday

    FridayComputer lab: Water Pollution Gizmo due in NB

     

    Week of 1/28/19

     

    Monday-  H20 Olympics, HW- Floating & Sinking WS due Wed 

    Tuesday-   7th grade incentive trip, Computer lab 301, Water activities, or finish/correct  Density Gizmo HW- do self check in NB by Thursday

    Wednesday-   How Water Shapes Earth, reading, Weathering Sequence Map & notes in NB

    Thursday  NB Check in class, finish H2O Olympics

    FridayComputer lab: Water Cycle Gizmo,  Turn in January MindBenders

     

     

    Week of 1/21/19

     

    MondayH20 Olympics, HW- Floating & Sinking WS due Wed a

    Tuesday-   7th grade incentive trip, Computer lab 301, Water activities, or finish/correct  Density Gizmo HW- do self check in NB by Thursday

    Wednesday-   How Water Shapes Earth, reading, Weathering Sequence Map & notes in NB

    Thursday  NB Check in class, finish H2O Olympics

    FridayComputer lab: Water Cycle Gizmo

     

    Week of 1/21/19

     

    Monday-   no school

    Tuesday-   Read Water Cycle Article, key terms in NB, and HW- Water Cycle Crossword Puzzle due Thursday

    Wednesday-   Properties of Water in NB

    Thursday H20 Olympics & Update Grade sheet

    FridayComputer lab: Density Gizmo

    & Update Grade sheet

    FridayComputer lab: Density Gizmo

     

    Week of 1/21/19

     

    Monday-   no school

    Tuesday-   Read Water Cycle Article, key terms in NB, and HW- Water Cycle Crossword Puzzle due Thursday

    Wednesday-   Properties of Water in NB

    Thursday H20 Olympics & Update Grade sheet

    FridayComputer lab: Density Gizmo

     

     

    Week of 1/14/19

     

    Monday-   Finish Types of Reactions in NB, Finish Balancing Equations Gizmo in class 

    (extra credit: take the gizmo home and balance the equations in part B #2 and turn it in tomorrow)

    Tuesday-   Solving Problems Using Logic, Puzzles in class, HW- Perplexor Puzzle due Friday

    Wednesday-   Solving a Chemical Puzzle: Iodine Clock lab

    Thursday Solving a Chemical Puzzle: Iodine Clock lab

    FridaySolving a Chemical Puzzle: Iodine Clock lab

     

    Week of 1/7/19

     

    Monday-   Conservation of Mass and Types of reactions in NB, HW- Chemical Reactions review WS due Wednesday

    Tuesday-   Interpreting Data due in class (or HW if not finished)

    Wednesday-   Lab:  Conservation of Mass part 1

    Thursday Lab:  Conservation of Mass part 2

    Friday- Computer Lab: Balancing Chemical Equations Gizmo

     

    Week of 12/17/18

     

    Monday-   Notebook Check, Balancing Equations practice, Science Grade Sheet  and any left over Chance Cards due in class on Thursday

    TuesdayBlock Schedule  Balancing Equations, Matter & Chemistry Review due in class, Turn In December MindBenders

    Wednesday-   Block Schedule Balancing Equations, Matter & Chemistry Review due in class, Turn In December MindBenders

    ThursdayUpdate and turn in Q2 Grade Sheet, film on Heat

    Friday- No School

     

     

     

    Week of 12/10/18

     

    Monday-   Intro to Chemical Reactions, Read and notes

    Tuesday-   Chemical Reactions and Law of Conservation of Mass activity

    Wednesday-   Balancing Chemical Equations in NB, Update Grade Sheets, HW- Describing Chemical Reactions WS due Friday

    Thursday- Computer Lab: Chemical reactions Gizmo 

    HW-Do NB Self Check at home before Monday!

    FridayComputer Lab: Chemical reactions Gizmo

     

    Week of 12/3/18

     

    Monday-   Physical & Chemical Properties and changes insert in NB, HW- Energy and Matter WS due Wed

    Tuesday-   Physical & Chemical Changes in Matter Practice in NB

    Wednesday-   lab: Changing Sugar in class

    Thursday- lab: Changing Sugar in class

    Friday- Physical & Chemical Changes WS due in class

     

    Week of 11/26/18

     

    Monday-   State Changes Diagram in NB, HW- States of Matter WS due Wed, Extra credit opportunity: Current events in Chemistry due by Nov 30th

    Tuesday-   States of Matter game

    Wednesday-   lab: Molecules in Motion due in class

    Thursday- Types of Energy Tree Map in NB

    Friday- Turn in November MindBenders, Wack Energy Demos activity in NB, update Grade sheets if time allows

     

     

    Week of 11/12/18

     

    Monday-   No school

    Tuesday-   Finish Phase Changes in NB HW- Draw or glue in 2 examples of each phase change in your trifold (total of 8 examples) due by Thursday 11/15

    Wednesday-   Update Grade sheet & get it checked in class, Start Thursday's Lab

    Thursday- Computer Lab: Controlling Variables & Analyzing Data lab due in class

    Friday- Finish and turn in Rock Candy Experiment

     

    Week of 11/5/18

     

    Monday-   States of Matter in NB, 

    Tuesday-   Notebook Check, Finish States of Matter in NB HW- Draw or glue in 2 examples of each phase change in your trifold (total of 8 examples) due by next Thursday 11/15

    Wednesday-   Lab: Solid or Liquid? Mystery Slime

    Thursday- Scientific Investigations practice due in class

    Friday- film: States of Matter, finish slime write-up if more time needed

     

    Week of 10/29/18

     

    Monday-   Variables & Hypotheses Practice in NB, HW- Identifying Variables & Writing Hypotheses WS due Wed

    Tuesday-   Experimental Design for Rock candy Lab, Turn in October MindBenders

    Wednesday-   Bulldog Buck Prize Silent Auction

    Thursday- Rock Candy Lab Set up

    Friday- Rock Candy Lab Set Up and Notebook Check (if time allows)

     

    Week of 10/22/18

     

    Monday-   Mixtures Tree Map notes in NB, HW- Describing Matter WS due Wed

    Tuesday-   Nuts & Bolts activity in NB

    Wednesday-   Vocab stapled in NB, Grade sheet update, Update NB Table of Contents

    Thursday- Computer lab: Rock Candy Recipe Research due in class

    Friday- Science Skills: Identifying Variables and Writing Hypotheses

     

     

    Week of 10/15/18

     

    Monday-   Periodic table notes in NB

    Tuesday-   Mystery Element: Who Am I? due in class

    Wednesday-   Molecules & Compounds & Chemical Formulas in NB, HW- Counting Atoms WS due Friday

    Thursday- Computer lab: Molecules activity due in class

    Friday- Lab: Marshmallow Molecules

     

    Week of 10/8/18

     

    Monday-   Matter Keyterm Flip chart, Ions Practice Ws due in class,  HW- Elements & Atoms WS due Wed 10/10 

     

    Tuesday-   Upadate Grade Record Sheets (due Friday 10/12), Begin Q1 Review

    Wednesday-   Review for Q1 Test

    Thursday- Q1 Test(covering science skills, measurement, atoms & elements)

    Friday- Update & turn in Q1 grade sheet and any left over Chance cards, film: Hunting the Elements

     

    Week of 10/1/18

     

    Monday-   Matter Keyterm Flip chart, HW- Element Search due Friday October 5th, Extra Credit: do a 3rd element on your own paper like the Element Search also due Oct 5

    Tuesday-   Notebook Check, Element Practice WS due in class (we ran out of time, to be rescheduled for another day, NOT HW)

    Wednesday-   film: Hunting the Elements (take additional notes on YOUR element)

    Thursday- Computer Lab:  Element Builder Gizmo due in class

    Friday- Draw an Atom Activity due in class

     

     

    Week of 9/24/18  Minimum days/Block schedule

     

    Monday/Tuesday-   What I Know About Elements in NB, Periodic Table Challenge, Finish Mass Lab & Begin Matter keyterms if time

    Wednesday/Thursday- HW- Element Search project assigned & due Friday October 5th, Computer Lab:  Research your elements & take notes in NB  Extra Credit: do a 3rd element on your own paper like the Element Search card due by Oct 5th

    Friday- Work on Matter Keyterm Flip chart in NB

     

    Week of 9/17/18

     

    Monday-   Update Grade record sheet & get it checked by Ms. H, annotate Mass handout on pg 19 in NB

    Tuesday-   Finish annotating Mass HO, Begin Mass Practice lab, HW-Mass & Measurement Review WS due Thursday

    Wednesday-   Finish Mass Lab

    Thursday- Computer Lab:  Triple Beam Balance, Mass & Weight Gizmo due in class

    Friday- Introduction to Atoms, film, diagram in class

     

    Week of 9/10/18

     

    Monday-   annotate Volume handout on pg 17 in NB

    Tuesday-   Computer lab: Measuring Volume Gizmo due in class, HW-Measuring Volume & Length WS due Thursday

    Wednesday-   Read text pgs 10-15, add keyterms to Science Skills in NB

    Thursday- Liquid Volume Lab, Update Grade Record sheets

    Friday- Finish Liquid Volume Lab

     

    Week of 9/3/18

     

    Monday-   No School

    Tuesday-   Measurement & Metric System in NB

    Wednesday-   Length Lab,   HW- Measurement & Length WS due Friday

    Thursday- Computer Lab: Measuring Trees Gizmo due in class

    Friday- Finish Length Lab, Correct Measuring Trees

     

    Week of 8/27/18

     

    Monday-   Science Skills in Notebook, Truck Scenario Observing Practice in NB

    Tuesday-   Lab:  Observing and Inferring Practice due in class in NB

    Wednesday-   Science Skills: Inferring, HW- Observing & Inferring WS due Friday

    Thursday- Lab: Observing & Inferring Practice due in class

    Friday- Notebook Check, Read pgs 30-31, Update Science Grade Record Sheet

     

    Week of 8/20/18

     

    Monday-   Lab Safety Symbols in NB pg2, Elemetized Names on NB

    Tuesday-   Team Learning Expectations, Crystal Climber Challenge

    Wednesday-   Team Learning Toolbox in NB pg 5, HW- Collaboration:Team Learning Scenarios & Solutions WS due Friday

    Thursday- Lab: Practicing Collaboration & Lab safety due in class

    Friday- Analyzing Design Squad episode using TL Toolbox

     

    Week of 8/13/18

     

    Monday-   no school

    Tuesday-   no school

    Wednesday-   Introductions, Course Outline and Lab Safety Contract to be signed and returned by Friday!!   Lab money may be turned in any timeBring your College Rulled, 3-Subject spiral NOTEBOOK every day to science!

    Thursday- Class Expectations and procedures, classroom jobs, label 3-subject notebooks

    Friday- Lab Safety activity