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May 22
Due Date: 5/31/2017
Subject: Science

Homework: fill in the physical science study guide that can be downloaded from my downloads link

More info: http://www.ducksters.com/science/physics/light_as_a_wave.php

 

 

Take a look at the power point link on this website: Review the energy, waves, heat transfer and waves and sound powerpoints to prepare for a future quiz and test.(powerpoints were not created by me-just sharing!)



May 16-19
Due Date: 5/20/2017
Subject: Science

Study for quiz on waves-use project notes and wave handouts-quiz on Friday May 19



May 8-12
Due Date: 5/9/2017
Subject: Science

Research projects are due tomorrow May 9th. Students should be finalizing their powerpoints or posters. Students are graded also on their ability to use class time efficiently and effectively. Students have had access to computers. I have given students resources to use, but they should be using other sources too. See last week's assignment post.



May 1-5, 2017
Due Date: 5/3/2017
Subject: Science

We continue our class room  physical science research and project from last week. The project is due Tuesday May 9th. Ask your student what they are working on; the project should be supplemented with homework.



April 24-28
Due Date: 4/24/2017
Subject: Science

Check the power point link on this website to see this units' topics: energy, waves and heat transfer (power points are not created by me borrowed off the web : )

In class plus some homework on your project: April 27th-  for Cores A, B, D and E. Core C started April 26-?

 

Site for electromagnetic radiation and other forms of energy

http://www.ducksters.com/science/physics/light_as_a_wave.php

 

If you were out the week of April 17-21 here is your missed work:

You may take the book home.

View these two videos and take notes:

1. you tube-  Energy Literacy essential principle 1 and 2. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvOTaytRPmE)

2. In the soft cover book define and supply an example of convection, conduction and radiation.

3. Also define and give an example of kinetic and potential energy.

4. Take notes for pages 108-126.

5. Open notebook test on the previous material mentioned in 1-4.

 



April 17-21
Due Date: 4/18/2017
Subject: Science

April 17-View video and take notes on:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lrKZDaIFo0&list=PLgU0cHea5t3omiamg-QK70Ff7vCsbP5QF&index=3

Quiz on video(you can use your own notes)



Feb. 16 Astronomy Test
Due Date: 2/9/2017
Subject: Science

Astronomy Unit Test Study Guide

Answer these questions on a separate piece of paper.

 

1.     What is the Major difference between elliptical galaxies and spiral galaxies?

2.     How does a star create energy?

3.     What two major elements do all stars contain?

4.     Cosmic radiation tells what about the universe just after the Big Bang?

5.     Explain what a light year is?

6.     What causes the phases of the moon?

7.     Draw the position of the sun, earth and

 moon during the eight phases of the moon using a space view.

8.     Describe a leap year.

9.     What are solstices?

10.  What does the Hertzprung-Russell Diagram tell us?

11.  What causes tides?

12.  Draw 4 Earths that represent the 4 seasons and label properly the seasons for the Northern Hemisphere (tilt matters).

13.  Describe 2 unique features about the inner and outer planets(distance from the sun is not one of the unique features).



December 13-16
Due Date: 12/15/2016
Subject: Science

Wednesday- all cores-page 133 question 1a, b, c; 2a, 3a-c

Cores A,B,D and E-Finish worksheet while viewing on youtube-The Universe-The Life and Death of Stars

Core C finish video for Friday.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4zkD8_PlaY

 

Bonus- sun documentary-due 12/16/16

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9kuOVn9-y0

 

 

 

 



October 28
Due Date: 10/28/2016
Subject: Science

Questions on page 145-1a,b,c due Friday 28th Oct.

Core C do all questions on page 145

 Flash cards for vocabulary

http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-282443

Stated clearly videos shown in class:

Natural selection

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SCjhI86grU

Evolution

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhHOjC4oxh8

rocket pocket mouse

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sjeSEngKGrg

Bird of paradise courtship dance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxryThMmcLg

 

 

Interactive

http://peppermoths.weebly.com/

 

 



Sept 12-16, 2016
Due Date: 9/14/2016
Subject: Science

Tuesday September 13

Questions on page 62

Monday September 12 Core A view video and answer questions on worksheet

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwibgNGe4aY

Core A finish DNA connection worksheet.

Cores B, D and E- read pages 55-62

Core C -read pages 55-62 and answer questions on page 62, 1a,b,c and 2 a, b,c-due Thursday!

 



First week of school
Due Date: 9/8/2016
Subject: Science

We are slowly beginning our heredity and evolution unit. 

Students should have handed in the science safety agreement and the science survey.

Please also check our yellowed_homework on instagram.