8th Grade Week of May 15-19, 2017

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This is our final week before exams!  A hard copy of the study guide was given on Friday, 5/12.  Click here for another copy:   4th9weeksStudyGuide

Students need a 12oz -2 L bottle for Monday, 5/12 to launch rockets.  

7th Grade Week of May 15-19, 2017

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This is our final week before exams!  Students will have an OPEN NOTE QUIZ on the Genetic Disorder presentations on Monday, 5/15.  

A hard copy of the nine weeks study guide will be given on Monday, 5/15.  Click here for a PDF copy:  2017 LS 4th Nine week study guide

 The Nine Weeks Test is May 22nd!

8th Grade Week of May 8-12, 2017

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Student will have an open note Gold Level test on Motion/Forces tomorrow. 

We will have 4 days where we explore Catapults, Bernoulli’s Principle and Rocketry. 

7th Grade Week of May 8-12, 2017

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Genetic Disorder Presentations begin this Wednesday, 5/10.  If student are doing a Google Slide presentation it MUST be turned in through Google Classroom by 7am on May 10th.  Click here for project information:  GeneticDisorderResearchandPresentation.docx

Monday, 5/8, there is an open note Gold Level test on Genetics/Heredity.  Links are on Google Classroom to help. 

8th Grade Week of May 1-5, 2017

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BALLOON CAR PROJECT IS DUE TOMORROW, MAY 1ST!  200 POINT GOLD LEVEL  CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION:  BalloonCarProject

We will continue studying motion and Newton’s Laws.  We will do a AMSTI Rollercoaster lab and a Momentum Lab this week.  

9 Week Test is May 22nd.  Study guides will be given on May 15th.

7th Grade Week of May 1-5, 2017

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This week we will be continuing our study of genetics by discussing sex-linked inheritance patterns, pedigrees and genetic disorders.  

Genetic Disorder Presentation is due on May 10.  It must be turned in on Google Classroom if it is a Slide presentation.  Click here for information:  GeneticDisorderResearchandPresentation.docx

8th Grade Week of April 24-28, 2017

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We will continue to learn about motion and speed.  We will do various labs about acceleration and Newton’s Laws. 

Students have a Balloon Car Project due on May 1st!  Click here for information about the projectBalloonCarProject

9 week test is scheduled for May 22nd!

7th Grade Life Science Week of April 24-28, 2017

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We will review Meiosis and then learn about probability of inherited traits by doing Punnett Squares. 

Students will have one final day to work on the Genetic Disorder Paper on Friday, 4/28.  Click here for project guidelines:  GeneticDisorderResearchandPresentation.docx

9 Week Test is scheduled for May 22nd!

7th Grade Week of April 17-21, 2017

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We will continue to study Genetics and Mendel’s Laws.  We will review meiosis again before moving to Mendel’s Laws, Punnet Squares, and probability.  

Students still have a Genetic Disorder Presentation due on May 10th.  Click here for information:GeneticDisorderResearchandPresentation.docx

They will be given one more day, April 28, to work on the research project.