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Citizen Scientist Project due April 30, 2018   Click here for information:  Edwards Citizen Scientist Project (1)

Monday- Work on Citizen Scientist Project and vocabulary chapter 6

Tuesday- Stations and chemical reaction introduction

Wednesday- Video and guided notes ( Count Atoms)

Thursday-  Counting atoms and Law of conservation of mass ( demo and problems)

Friday- Balancing Equations

 

Biome Project due MAY 4TH!  Click here for information:  HMS Biome project

Monday- Students will work on Biome project.

Tuesday- We will do a lab about fungi and their food sources.

Wednesday- We will cover Limiting factors and do an activity to model factors

Thursday- Finish model activity and begin Ecological Succession

Friday- Finish Ecological Succession and do activity.

Citizen Scientist Project due April 30th.  Click here for information:  Edwards Citizen Scientist Project (1)

Monday- We will cover Solutions and factors that impact solubility.  Virtual lab done together and graph due on Tuesday.

Tuesday- We will do a lab on Acids and Bases.  Graphs due.

Wednesday- Study guides are due.  ( On Google Classroom)  Finish solutions and do board review

Thursday- Kahoot ( bring devices)

Friday- Test on Matter

Biome Slide Show Project Due May 4th. 

Click here for information:  HMS Biome project

Monday- 1st period still doing SCANTRON testing.  3rd and 6th Cycles of Nature worksheet due ( Google Classroom) .  Will review cycles and do questions to reinforce previously covered material.

Tuesday- 1st period still doing SCANTRON testing. 3rd and 6th will cover rules for doing scientific microscopic drawings and begin looking at specimens. ( Lab 107)

Wednesday- All classes will be do microscopic drawings. ( Lab 107)

Thursday- Microscopic drawings ( Lab 107)

Friday- Microscopic drawings ( Lab 107)

Citizen Scientist Project is due April 30th.  Click here for information:  Edwards Citizen Scientist Project (1)

Monday- Digital posters are due and students will present them to the class.

Tuesday- Bill Nye video about phases and matter.  Choice option following video.

Wednesday- (8th grade will be doing testing)  No 2nd period normal class.   Watch Flint Michigan Water scare video.

Thursday- (8th grade will be doing testing) No 2nd period normal class.  Do CER about video.

Friday- 2nd period will watch Flint Michigan Water scare video and must do CER over weekend.  5th Choice Day.

Biome Project is due May 4th Click here for information:  HMS Biome project

Monday - We will check the webquest and taxonomy worksheet and watch videos to help reinforce understanding of each kingdom.

Tuesday- We will begin our study of ecology and focus on abiotic and biotic factors as well as ecosystems and biomes.

Wednesday- We will watch videos about the biomes and begin to color code maps with biomes and use the textbook to add understanding of each biome.

Thursday- We will cover competition, predator/prey relationships and types of symbiosis.

Friday- Watch video to gain understanding of niches, food webs and food chains.

 

Citizen Scientist Project is due April 30th. 

Click here for information:  Edwards Citizen Scientist Project (1)

Monday- Cover Citizen Scientist project again.  Review all previously covered material with manipulatives, games and density problems.

Tuesday- Lab on matter

Wednesday- Finish lab and make butter as phase change

Thursday- Do virtual lab about separating mixtures and begin researching topic about Natural and Synthetic Substances:  Natural and Synthetic Substances Digital Poster

Friday- Finish poster and turn in via Google Classroom

Biome Digital Project:  Due May 4th

( Click here for information):  HMS Biome project

Monday- The biome project above will be officially assigned today.  Students will randomly draw for biome.  We will begin our study about Taxonomy.  ( Powerpoint and guided notes)new taxonomy.ppt (1)

Tuesday- Cover dichotomous keys and practice using one with sharks.  ( Chapter reading)

Wednesday- Do Pashmian Creatures dichotomous key and worksheet about taxonomy

Thursday- Do Webquest about kingdoms

Friday- Finish webquest if needed and work on Biome Project in class

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Citizen Scientist Project:  Edwards Citizen Scientist Project (1)

Monday- We will review matter, types and phase changes.  We will do an activity to identify types of matter.  We will check the phase change packet and watch video to review material

Tuesday- We will do the AMSTI Density lab about regular and irregularly shaped objects.

Wednesday- Virtual lab about density, Google Quiz on matter and practice density problems.

Thursday- Check problems and do AMSTI lab about density of air.

Friday- Use previous labs to identify an unknown substance by determining its density.

Monday- We will review the immune system; differences in viruses and bacteria and then discuss how lymphatic system aids in immunity.

Tuesday- Students will simulate how diseases are spread and then begin working on short disease research project.

Wednesday- Create virtual poster on Google Draw in computer lab.

Thursday- Present posters during class.

Friday- Quiz on immunity

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