SEPTEMBER
WEEK 1

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
9-3-13
N/A
9-4-13
N/A
9-5-13
Unit Rate WS
9-6-13
N/A



WEEK 2

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
9-9-13

9-10-13




Mr. Xavier Poster 10pts
9-11-13
More Note on Scientific Method
9-12-13

9-13-13
Scientific Method Quiz

WEEK 3
Date
Assignments
9-16-13
Myth Buster Video WS
9-17-13
BW: Order Pairs
Inference 1 Worksheet
9-18-13
BW: Order Pair
Median, Mean, Mode, Range Powerpoint
HW: Stem and Leaf Plot Graph WS
9-19-13
BW: Create Examples of Objective/Subjective Observation
HW: Analyzing Data WS
9-20-13
Graphing Arizona Sports WS

WEEK 4
Date
Assignments
9-23-13
Bellwork(1 Step Equations)
Finish Graph Packets
HW: Air Temperature Graph
9-24-13
BW: (1 Step Equation)
Variable Power Point
HW: Inference 2 WS
9-25-13
BW: (1 Step Equation)
HW: Qualitative and Quantitative WS
9-26-13
BW: (1 Step Equations)
Light Wave Powerpoint
HW: Light Wave WS
9-27-13
BW: (1 STEP EQUATIONS)
Seismic Wave Power Point
HW: Seismic Wave Power Point

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER
WEEK 5

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
9-30-13
BW:
NOTES/HW:
10-1-13
BW:
CW/HW:
10-2-13
BW: Ordering Integers
CW/HW
10-3-13
BW: Ordering Integers
Jeopardy Review Game
Jeopardy: Waves
10-4-13
Wave Unit Test

Week 6
Date
Assignments
10-7-13
BW: Subtracting Integers
CW: Science MEAP Questions
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
BW: Combining Like Terms


HW: Ch. 9 Section 1 Key Concepts 1-3

Create a "Decription Wheel" using highlighted vocabulary words
Due on Monday
10-18-13
No School


WEEK 8

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
10-21-13
BW: Combining Like Tems
HW: Ch.9 Section 2 Key Concepts
  • Create a Description Wheel
10-22-13
BW: Combining Like Tems
HW: Ch.9 Section 3
  • Key Concepts 1-5
  • Create a Description Wheel
10-23-13
Ch. 9 Review Packet
10-24-13
Ch. 9 Review Packet Cont.
10-25-13
Ch. 9 Quiz

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
10-28-13
Sub Plans
10-29-13
BW:
PROJECT:
10-30-13
BW:

PROJECT:
10-31-13
BW:
CW/HW
11-1-13
Vocabulary Quiz
  • Mold and Cast
  • Carbon Films
  • Trace Fossils
  • Original Remains
  • Ice Cores
  • igneous Rock
  • Absolute Age


WEEK 10

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11-4-13
  • Bellwork
  • Scholastic Super Science Magazine
    • worksheets
11-5-13
NO SCHOOL (Professional Development)
11-6-13

11-7-13
Jeopardy: History of Earth
11-8-13
Test


WEEK 11

Date
Assignments
11-11-13
  • Bellwork
  • Ch. 9 History of Earth Test
11-12-13
  • Bellwork
  • Ch. 6 Vocabulary Presentation
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Tectonic Plate
Continental Drift
Pangaea
Mid-Ocean Ridge
Divergent boundary
Convergent boundary
Transform boundary
Subduction
Theory of Plate Tectonics
11-13-13
  • Bellwork
  • Complete Ch. 6 Vocabulary Presentation (Due in class)
11-14-13
  • Bellwork
  • Ch. 6 Section 1 Reading and Questions 1-6
11-15-13
  • Bellwork
  • 6.1 Packet


WEEK 12

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11-18-13
  • Bellwork
  • CW: 6.2 pg.195 1-6
    • Study Guide B
11-19-13
  • Bellwork/Check HW
  • CW: How do you put together a giant continent
  • HW: Reinforcing Key Concepts
11-20-13
  • Bellwork
  • CW: 6.3 pg.204 1-6
    • o Study Guide B
11-21-13
  • Bellwork/Check HW
  • CW: 6.4 pg. 212
    • o Study Guide B
11-22-13
  • Bellwork
  • CW: Ch. 6 Review Questions pg. 215 1-18
  • Study Guide for Quiz (Monday)


WEEK 13

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
11/25/13
  • Vocabulary Quiz
11/26/13
  • MAKE UP WORK DAY!!!!!

WEEK 14

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
12/2/13
  • Bellwork
  • Ch. 6 Review
    • p.215 1-18
12/3/13
  • Bellwork
  • Check HW
12/4/13
*Study Guide Review
*
12/5/13
Plate Tectonic Test

12/6/13**
Finish Earthquake Vocabulary Slide


WEEK 15

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
12/9/13
BW:
  • CW/HW: CH. 7 Section 1 p.221-225
    • Questions 1-4
12/10/13
BW:
  • CW:7.1 Study Guide A WS
  • 7.1 Reinforcing Concepts WS
12/11/13
BW:
  • CW/HW: CH. 7 Section 2 p.227-235
  • Questions 1-4
12/12/13
  • CW:7.2 Study Guide A WS
  • 7.2 Earthquake Map Activity
12/13/13
  • CW/HW: CH. 7 Section 3 p.236-243
    • Questions 1-4


WEEK 16

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
12/16/13
  • BW:Tsunami and Liquefaction
    • Create a Picture of Liquefaction and Tsnaumi and describe what is happening in your picture with 1-2 sentences
  • CW: Chapter 7 review questions (p. 247-248 #1-20)
12/17/13
12/18/13
12/19/13
  • Earthquake Test
12/20/13
Make up 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: 8th- Mountains and Volcanoes 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 7 words so you should have 7 slides*
  • folded moutains
  • fault block mountains
  • Volcano
  • lava
  • pyroclastic flow
  • acid rain
  • geyser

*
1-10-14
  • BW
  • CW: Finish Vocabulary Slide
1-13-14
  • BW:
  • CW/HW: 8.1 p 253-260
    • questions 1-4
1-14-14
  • BW: 8.1 Study Guide A
  • CW/HW: 8.2 p 262-269
    • questions 1-4
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 Exam
1-22-14
*
1-23-14

1-24-14
8th- Common Assessmen


WEEK 20
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
1-27-14
NO SCHOOL!!!!!
1-28-14
No School!!!!!
1-29-14

1-30-14
  • BW: 8:2 Study Guide A

  • CW: 8.3 P 272-276
    • questions 1-4
1-31-14



FEBRUARY
Week 21

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
2-3-14
2-4-14
Test
2-5-14
Intro to Volcano Project
2-6-14
Cont. on Volcano Project
2-7-14
Finish working on Volcano Project



Week 22

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
2-10-14
Volcano Project Cont.
2-11-14
Volcano Project Cont.
2-12-14
Volcano Project Cont.
2-13-14
Last Day for Project
2-14-14
Present Projects




Week 23

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
2-17-14
Mid Winter Break
2-18-14
Mid Winter Break
2-19-14
  • BW:
  • CW: 8th- Mountains and Volcanoes 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 11 words so you should have 11 slides*

Natural Resources
Renewable Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
Fossil Fuels
Conservation
Nuclear Fission
Hydroelectric Energy
Solar Cell
Geothermal Energy
Biomass
Hydrogen Fuel Cell

2-20-14
  • Finish working on vocabulary slides
  • 10.1 Natural Resources pg. 323-330
2-21-14
  • Finish 10.1
    • HW/CW Key Concepts 1-5



Week 24

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
2-24-14
  • BW: 3- Minute Warm Up
  • CW/HW: 10.2 pg. 332-335
    • Key Concepts 1-5
2-25-14
  • BW: 3- Minute Warm Up
  • CW/HW: 10.3 pg. 337-345
    • Key Concepts 1-5
2-26-14
Study Guide: Natural Resources
Natural Resources Video
2-27-14
Jeopardy Review Game
2-28-14
Professional Development: NO SCHOOL


March
WEEK 25

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-3-14
  • BW: 3- Minute Warm Up
  • CW/HW: 10.3 pg. 337-345
    • Key Concepts 1-5
3-4-14
Extreme Cheapskates

Chapter 10 Study Guide
3-5-14
Jeopardy: Natural Resources

3-6-14
Chapter 1O Test
3-7-14
Parent Teacher Conference

WEEK 26

DATE
ASSIGNMENT
3-10-14
    • 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 18 words so you should have 18 slides*
salt water
fresh water
Water Cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
divide
drainage basin
turnover
eutrophication
iceberg
groundwater
permeable
impermeable
water table
aquifer
spring
artesian well


3-11-14
Finish Vocabulary Slides
3-12-14
BW: 3 Minute Warm Up
11.1 pg. 361-366
HW: 1-5 Key Concepts
3-13-14
Study Guide A

Water Vapor Model
3-14-14
BW: 3 Minute Warm Up
11.2 pg 368-374
Key Concepts 1-5


Week27

Date
Assignments
3-17-14
11.2 pg 368-374
Key Concepts 1-5
3-18-14
Check HW
Bill Nye: Water Cycle
3-19-14
Study Guide A 11.2
3-20-14
Water Cycle and Eutrophication Poster
3-21-14
Finish Poster



Week28

Date
Assignments
3-17-14
11.3 pg 376-383
Key Concepts 1-5
3-18-14
  • Check Hw
  • 3 Minute Warm Up
  • Study Guide A 11.3
  • Study Guide for Test on 3-27-14
3-19-14
Jeopardy: The Water Planet

  • Study Guide for Test on 3-27-14
3-20-14
Test
3-21-14
PD Day


Week29

Date
Assignments
3-31-14
    • 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 9 words so you should have 9 slides*
aquaculture
irrigation
concentration
point-source pollution
sewage system
nonpoint-source pollution
drought
desalination
septic system

4-1-14
3 Minute Warm Up
Finish Vocabulary Slides
4-2-14
  • 3 Minute Warm Up
  • 12.1 pg. 393-400
    • Key Concepts 1-5 10pts
4-3-14
  • Check HW
  • 12.1 Study Guide A
4-4-14
  • 3 Minute Warm Up
  • Check HW
  • 12.2 pg. 403-409
    • Key Concepts 1-5



Week 30

Date
Assignments
4-7-14
  • 3 Minute Warm Up
  • Check HW
  • 12.2 pg. 403-409
    • Key Concepts 1-5
  • Project WS
4-8-14
Check HW
12.2 Study Guide A
4-9-14
  • 12.3 pg. 412-417
    • Key Concepts 1-5
4-10-14
3 Minute Warm Up
12.3 Study Guide A
Math in Science
4-11-14
Sub Plans



WEEK 31
DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
4-14-14
Jeopardy: Freshwater Resources
4-15-14
Jeopardy Review Game: Tournament of Champions
4-16-14
Ch. 12 Freshwater Test
4-17-14
Make Up Day:
4-18-14
Easter Break!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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


Earth's Changing Atmosphere 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 15 words so you should have 15 slides*

atmosphere
altitude
density
radiation
conduction
convection
ultraviolet radiation
infred radiation
ozone
greenhouse effect
greenhouse gas
air pollution
particulate
fossil fuel
smog
4-29-14
Continue working on vocabulary slides
4-30-14
3 Minute Warm Up
Ch. 15.1 pg. 505-510
Key Concepts 1-5
5-1-14
Check HW
Ch. 15.1 Study Guide A
5-2-14
Check HW
Ch. 15.2 pg. 512-517
Key Concepts 1-5



WEEK 33

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-5-14
Check HW
3 MInute Warm Up
Ch. 15.2 Study Guide A
5-6-14
Check HW
Ch. 15.3 pg. 512-517
Key Concepts 1-5
5-7-14
Check HW
3 MInute Warm Up
Ch. 15.3 Study Guide A
5-8-14
Check HW
Ch. 15.4 pg. 523-529
Key Concepts 1-5
5-9-14
3 Minute Warm Up
Ch. 15.4 Study Guide A



WEEK 34

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-12-14
Check HW
Ch. 15.4 pg. 523-529
Key Concepts 1-5
5-13-14
3 Minute Warm Up
Ch. 15.4 Study Guide A
5-14-14
FIELD TRIP
5-15-14
Jeopardy: Earth's Changing Atmosphere

Picture That!!
5-16-14
REVIEW




WEEK 35

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-19-14
TEST
5-20-14
Travel Project

SAMPLE TRAVEL PROJECT

5-21-14
Work on Travel Project
5-22-14
Work on Travel Project
5-23-14
No School

WEEK 36

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
5-26-14
No School
5-27-14
Last Day for Travel Project
5-28-14
Present Travel Project
5-29-14
Exam Review
5-30-14
Exam Review


WEEK 36

DATE
ASSIGNMENTS
6-2-14


6-3-14
Final Exam Preparation
6-4-14
Correct Answer for Study Guide



Measurements
6-5-14
Jeopardy: Tournament of Champions
6-6-14
Final Exam