Thursday, May 16, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
8th grade SCIENCE

Week of May  20th-24th:

Monday 20th:               1) Graphing & Analyzing Scientific Data
                              2) Charts: Daredevils of Niagara Falls
                              ***BOTH DUE END OF PERIOD
                               
Tuesday 21st:               1) Paper Towel Absorption Lab
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                                                       
Wednesday 22nd:           1) “Summer Break” Puzzle

Thursday 23rd:             1) Awards/Yearbook Signing (½ Day)
                                   
Friday 24th:                 NO SCHOOL
                                                                                                                                 

Friday, May 10, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
8th grade SCIENCE

Week of May 13th -17th:

Monday 13th:               1) CSI Starter
                              2) Review Crossword on Fingerprints
                              3) Finish Forensics! Puzzle
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              ***Quiz Tomorrow
             
Tuesday 14th:              1) QUIZ: Fingerprints
                              2) 8th Grade Science Post-test
                                               
Wednesday 15th:            1) Science World Magazine/with worksheet

Thursday 16th:             1) CSI Starter: Goodbye
                              2) NOTES: Impression Evidence
                              3) Activity: Tire Tracks?
                              4) Power of Evidence Challenge Puzzle
           
Friday 17th:                 8th Grade Picnic

                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Monday, May 6, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
8th grade SCIENCE

Week of May 6th-10th:

Monday 6th:                 1) CSI Web Adventures (chromebooks)
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
             
Tuesday 7th:                1) CSI Starter: Can You Solve…
                              2) Fingerprint Basics Notes w/WS
                              3) Activity: My Prints
                                                                       
Wednesday 8th:            1) CSI Starter: Scramble 1
                              2) Finish Back of My Prints Worksheet                                          3) Science of Ridges Notes w/WS
                              4) Minutia Classification
                              5) Fingerprint Challenge WS DUE FRIDAY

Thursday 9th:               1) 8th Grade: Funtastics
                                                           
Friday 10th:                 1) CSI Starter
                              2) NOTES: Latent Prints
                              3) Activity: Latent Prints
                              4) Forensics! Puzzle

                                                                                                                     EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Friday, April 26, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
8th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 29th-May 3rd:

Monday 29th:               1) TEST on Genetics
                              2) “World of Genetics” Wordsearch
                              3) Collect Books
             
Tuesday 30th:              1) 2-Minute Mystery
                              2) NOTES: Crime Scene Basics
                                                                       
Wednesday 1st: (1/2 Day)    1) NOTES: Eyewitness Basics
                              2) Observation Activity & Classroom Quiz

Thursday 2nd:               1) CSI Starter: Penny Challenge
                              2) Unit 1 Review
                              3) Forensics Wordsearch
                                                           
Friday 3rd:                  1) CSI Starter: Dinner Time
                              2) Unit 1 Test
                              3) Physical Evidence PPT w/ student WS

                                                                                                                           EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Thursday, April 18, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
8th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 22nd -26th:

Monday 22nd:               1) Continue “Genetics with a Smile”
                              ***Smiley Face DUE END OF PERIOD
Tuesday 23rd:                   
                              1) PPT Weird Genetics
                              2) Introduction to Pedigrees (TED ED)
                              3) Finish Cut n’ Paste TURN IN
                                                                       
Wednesday 24th:            1) LAB: Generation of Traits
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                         
Thursday 25th:             1) Genetics with a Smile “Wrapping it Up”
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                                   
Friday 26th:                 1) “Genetic Matching” WS
                              2) Review WS “Genetics Challenge”
                              ***GENETICS TEST MONDAY!!


                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Friday, April 12, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 15th-19th:

Monday 15th:               1) WS “Sponge Bob Genetics 2”
                              ***DUE MIDDLE OF PERIOD
                              2) Begin Cut n’ Paste Vocabulary
             
Tuesday 16th:              1) Genetics of Blood Typing
                              2) Blood Typing Genetics Problems
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              3) WS #6 or Blood Wordsearch
                                                                                   
Wednesday 17th:           1) Start “Genetics with a Smile”
                              2) Continue WS #6 or Wordsearch

Thursday 18th:             AZMerit Testing 8th Grade
                                   
Friday 19th:                 1) Continue “Genetics with a Smile”
                              ***Smiley Face DUE END OF PERIOD

                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Friday, April 5, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
8th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 8th-12th:

Monday 8th:                 1) AIMS Review
             
Tuesday 9th:                1) AIMS Review
                                                                       
Wednesday 10th:           1) AIMS Review

Thursday 11th:             1) AIMS Review
                                   
Friday 12th:                 Science AIMS in Morning!!
                              Per. 4 only: Begin Cut & Paste Vocab.

                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.