WEEK 5
Jeopardy: Waves

WEEK 6
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
10-7-13
N/A
10-8-13
MEAP
10-9-13
MEAP
10-10-13
MEAP
10-11-13
N/A


WEEK 7
DATE
ASSIGNMENT
10-14-13
Sub Plans
10-15-13
MEAP
10-16-13
MEAP
10-17-13
HW:

Due: Monday
10-18-13
No School

WEEK 8

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
10-21-13
Rough Draft Water Cycle Report
10-22-13
Final Draft for Water Cycle Report
10-23-13
Water Cycle Power Point
Water Cycle Video
10-24-13
Review for Water Cycle Test
10-25-13
Water Cycle Test

WEEK 9

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
10-28-13
SUB PLANS
10-29-13
  • Solar Energy Vocabulary List
    • solar energy
      solar system
      The Sun’s core
      nuclear fusion
      ion
      spherical
      radiate
      radiation
      artificial
      The Sun
      • Definition/sentences/picture of each word
10-30-13
10-31-13
  • Continue Sun Energy Notes
11-1-13

NOVEMBER
WEEK 10
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11-4-13
  • Bellwork
  • Solar Energy Article w/Discussion
11-5-13
NO School (Professional Development Day)
11-6-13
11-7-13
11-8-13
  • Bellwork
  • Sun Energy Test
    • Can use guided notes

WEEK 11
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11-11-13
  • Sun Energy Test
  • Super Science Magazine
    • 3 worksheets accompany the magazine
11-12-13
Directions- On each presentation slide you need to include the following information-
1. Vocabulary Word
2. Definition of Word
3. Use the Word in a Sentence
4. Picture of the Word

Vocabulary Presentation Words-
1. Physical Change
2. Chemical Change
3. Sublimation
4. Condensation
5. States of Matter
6. Physical Property
7. Chemical Property
8. Product
9. Reactant
10. Deposition
11-13-13
CW: Complete Vocabulary Presentation
Physical change- The substances appearance may change but the properties remain the same
Chemical change- The substance changes into something completely different, with different properties
5 Clues that a chemical change is taking place-
1. heat
2. light
3. permanent color change
4. fizzing
5. sound
11-14-13
* CW: Chemical and Physical Changes Reading Assignment



11-15-13
BW: Writing Prompt
CW: Physical and Chemical Changes


WEEK 12

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11-18-13
  • Finish Power Point (Chemical/Physical Changes)
    • Used with guided notes
11-19-13
11-20-13
  • BW: 3 examples of Physical Changes/Chemical Change
  • Review for quiz
  • CW; Quiz
11-21-13
11-22-13
>>


WEEK 13
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11/25
11/26
  • MAKE UP WORK DAY
    • Students will receive a copy of "Missing Assignment Report"







WEEK 14

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
12/2/13
*
12/3/13
  • Bellwork
  • Chemical and Physical Changes Jeopardy
    • To prepare for your test on Chemical and Physical Changes please review by using the Jeopardy game. Remember, all of the questions on the game are questions you will see on your test.
12/4/13
  • Test in 'thatquiz'

  • Matter Pre-Test in 'thatquiz'- 30 Questions and Vocabulary Presentation
  • Directions- On each presentation slide you need to include the following information-
1. Vocabulary Word
2. Definition of Word
3. Use the Word in a Sentence
4. Picture of the Word
    • There are 13 words so you should have 13 slides* (26pts)
  • Chemical Property
  • Physical Property
  • Matter
  • Solid
  • Liquid
  • Gas
  • Plasma
  • Atom
  • Neutron
  • Proton
  • Electron
  • Metalloid
  • Periodic Table of Elements
12/5/13
  • Bellwork
  • Finish Vocabulary Slide

WEEK 15
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
12/9/13
  • States of Matter
    • Use the notes to help you answer the questions in 'thatquiz.'
    • Also, the notes will be useful when studying for your test
12/10/13
BW:
CW: Coloring Periodic Table
12/11/13
12/12/13

12/13/13
MATTER and Periodic Table Quiz
12/14/13


WEEK 16

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
12/16/13
12/17/13
12/18/13
12/19/13
Science World Magazine
12/20/13
Make Up Work Day!!



WEEK 17/18

Date
Assignments
1-6-14
No School Snow Day
1-7-14
No School Snow Day


1-8-14
No School Snow Day



DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
1-9-14
  • BW:
  • CW: 7th- Photosynthesis Pretest and Vocabulary Presentation
    • Vocabulary Presentation
    • Directions- Use the article below to help you complete your vocabulary presentation.
  • On each presentation slide you need to include the following information-
1. Vocabulary Word
2. Definition of Word
3. Use the Word in a Sentence
4. Picture of the Word
*There are 10 words so you should have 10 slides*
  • photosynthesis
  • producer
  • consumer
  • autotroph
  • heterotroph
  • stoma
  • decomposer
  • chlorophyll
  • carbon dioxide
  • organelle

*
1-10-14
  • BW
  • CW: Finish Vocabulary Slide
1-13-14
1-14-14
  • BW:
  • CW: Photosynthesis AssignmentsPhotosynthesis Study Guide
    • thatquiz.com
*
1-15-14
  • Midterm Review
1-16-14
  • Midterm Review
1-17-14


WEEK 19
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
1-20-14
NO SCHOOL!!!
1-21-14
Midterm Test
1-22-14
Midterms
1-23-14
Midterms
1-24-14
*Common Assessment


WEEK 20
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
1-27-14
NO SCHOOL!!!!!
1-28-14
No School
1-29-14
  • Review Photosynthesis notes/lecture
1-30-14
1-31-14
*
Photosynthesis Test (Open notes)

FEBRUARY
Week 21

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
2-3-14
Cells Pre-Test in 'thatquiz'
Vocabulary Presentation
Directions- On each presentation slide you need to include the following information-
1. Vocabulary Word
2. Definition of Word
3. Use the Word in a Sentence
4. Picture of the Word
*There are 12 words so you should have 12 slides*
cell
osmosis
organelle
Cell Theory
tissue
nucleus
cellular respiration
active transport
passive transport
diffusion
DNA
chromosomes
2-4-14
BW:
CW: Finish Vocabulary Slides
2-5-14
* Introduction to Cells Notes (Complete Guided Notes)
    • Use these notes to help you study for your test on February 19th!
2-6-14
  • Cells
    • Powerpoint will be used for that quiz assignment
2-7-14
Review the notes that you've looked at over the past two days and use your guided notes to help you answer the two assignments in 'thatquiz.'



Week 22

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
2-10-14


2-11-14
Work on Project
2-12-14
Work on Project
2-13-14
  • Present Cell City Project
  • Study Guide for Cells Test
2-14-14
Jeopardy: Cells




Week 23

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
2-17-14
Mid Winter Break
2-18-14
Mid Winter Break
2-19-14

Growth, Development, and Heredity

Vocabulary Presentation
Directions- On each presentation slide you need to include the following information-
1. Vocabulary Word
2. Definition of Word
3. Use the Word in a Sentence
4. Picture of the Word
*There are 10 words so you should have 10 slides*
Mitosis
Meiosis
Chromosomes
Asexual
Regeneration
Zygote
Mutation
Hereditary
Hormones
Genetics


2-20-14
Finish working on vocabulary slides
2-21-14
Cell Reproduction Notes and assignment in 'thatquiz'Use the information in this presentation to help you prepare for your test on March
Cell Reproduction



Week 24

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
2-24-14
Mitosis and Meiosis Notes and Guided Notes Assignment (on Paper)
Use the information in this presentation to help you prepare for your test on March 6th
Heredity and Reproduction
2-25-14
Mitosis Notes and assignment in 'thatquiz'
Use the information in this presentation to help you prepare for your test on March 6th
Mitosis
2-26-14

2-27-14
Mutations Notes and Guided Notes Assignment (on Paper)
Use the information in this presentation to help you prepare for your test on March 6th
Mutations and DNA
2-28-14
Professional Development: NO SCHOOL


March
WEEK 25

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-3-14
Punnett Squares Notes and SpongeBob WS on Genetics
Use the information in this presentation to help you prepare for your test on March 6th!
Using Punnet Square
Punnett Squares Tutorial

3-4-14

3-5-14
JEOPARDY REVIEW for TEST on March 6th
To study for your test you can click the link to use the Jeopardy review game
Jeopardy: Growth Development and Heredity

3-6-14

3-7-14


WEEK 26

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-10-14
Scientific Method Review and Explanation of Project
3-11-14
Online Science Lab Experiments
3-12-14
Online Science Lab Experiments
3-13-14
Distance Learning Monitors Experiment
3-14-14
Complete "Whole Group" Lab Report

WEEK 27
DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-17-14
Science Experiments
3-18-14
Science Experiments
3-19-14
Typing Lab Reports
3-20-14
Typing Lab Reports
3-21-14
Complete Lab Reports

WEEK 28

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-24-14
Science World Magazine
3-25-14
Lab Presentation
3-26-14
Science World Magazine
3-27-14
Mythbusters or Planet Earth
3-28-14
No School Professional Development


WEEK 29

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-31-14
Sub Plans
4-1-14
7th- Waves Review Packet
4-2-14
7th- The Sun's Energy Review Packet
4-3-14
7th- Periodic Table Review Packet
4-4-14
7th- Physical and Chemical Properties Review Packet



WEEK 30


For this unit you will be writing a three paragraph paper on human impact. You will pick one of the animals on the websites provided by your teacher and research their habitat. You then you need to write me a paper explaining one way that humans impact their environment. You will use the types talked about and researched in class. You are required to use at least one source per paragraph (total of three sources) and to cite those sources in text and on a source cited page. You must explain how humans cause these impacts and the results of human activity. You will also include how we can prevent this from continuing to happen. You will be typing your paper in class, starting on April 15, 2014.You must then type your paper and it will be
DUE
by the end of science class
April 18, 2014
.


DATE
ASSIGNMENT
4-7-14

Human Consequences Notes and Questions
4-8-14
Research using the links below and websites that are important to you! You MUST use a website that is .EDU or .ORG to help you research.
National Geographic
Animal Defenders

Paper Requirements- * Type your paper in your Google Docs
  • Must be THREE paragraphs (FIVE or MORE sentences each)
  • Double space your paper
  • Indent each paragraph
  • Font must be 12 point Times New Roman Black (NO COLORS)
  • Save your paper as your name, name of Habitat
    • Example: Ms. Welser, Rainforest Habitat
  • Please share your paper with me.
  • DUE BY end of science class April 17, 2014


4-9-14
Continue Researching and working on paper
4-10-14
Pollution Reading and Questions Packet
4-11-14
Sub Plans


WEEK 31
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
4-14-14
Resources Reading and Questions
4-15-14
Complete Research Paper Typing
4-16-14
Complete Research Paper Typing
4-17-14
Earth Day Activity
4-18-14
No School


WEEK 32
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
4-28-14
Pre-Test and Vocabulary Presentation


Atmosphere and Solar Energy Vocabulary Presentation

Directions- On each presentation slide you need to include the following information-

1. Vocabulary Word

2. Definition of Word

3. Use the Word in a Sentence

4. Picture of the Word

*There are 10 words so you should have 10 slides*

climate
weather
latitude
longitude
air mass
front
atmosphere
jet stream
global wind
radiation
4-29-14
Complete Vocabulary Presentation
4-30-14
Earth's Atmosphere Reading and 10 Questions (Google Document)
5-1-14
Earth's Atmosphere Supports Life Reading and 5 Questions and WS
5-2-14
Energy Transfer in the Atmosphere Reading and 'thatquiz' Assignment



WEEK 33

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-5-14

5-6-14

5-7-14

5-8-14
Energy Transfer in the Atmosphere Reading and 'thatquiz' Assignment


The Sun Supplies the Atmosphere's Energy Reading and 'thatquiz' Assignment
5-9-14
The Atmosphere has Wind Patterns Reading and 'thatquiz' Assignment



WEEK 34


DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-12-14
Jeopardy: Atmosphere and Energy
5-13-14
Atmosphere and Solar Energy Test

Vocabulary Presentation
5-14-14
Vocabulary Presentation
Weather and Climate Guided Notes
5-15-14
Weather Changes as Air Masses Move Reading and 'thatquiz' Assignment
5-16-14
Climate is a Long-Term Weather Pattern Reading and 'thatquiz' Assignment






WEEK 35

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-19-14
Weather vs. Climate
5-20-14
Severe Weather Notes and Air Masses Notes and Questions
Air Fronts
Severe Weather
Jeopardy: Weather and Climate
5-21-14
Jeopardy Review
5-22-14
TEST- Weather and Climate
5-23-14
No School


WEEK 35

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-26-14
No School
5-27-14
Travel Project

SAMPLE TRAVEL PROJECT

5-28-14
Work on Travel Project
Mentos Lab Report
5-29-14
Work on Travel Project

5-30-14
Present Project

WEEK 36

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
6-2-14

6-3-14
Finals Answer Key
6-4-14
Correct Answer for Study Guide
6-5-14
Jeopardy: Final Review
6-6-14
Final Exam