*Here you will find information on what we did each day in class. I try my best to update this page everyday with class notes, homework and due dates of all assignments.
If you have been absent, please check to see what you missed! Please ask for help if you don't understand!

TOPICS OF STUDY for 2011- 2012
1: Scientific Method and Cells and Cellular Reproduction
2: Human Body
3: Ecology and Science Fair
4: Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter (states of matter, waves, light, sound, electricity and magnetism)


AGENDAS

Thurs. June 7 - LAST DAY OF CLASSES! :(
7A, 7B and 7C
1. Play review game/ Work on study guide
2. STUDY FOR YOUR EXAM TOMORROW FROM 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wed. June 6
7B
1. Introduction to Electrical Circuits
2. Work on study guide/play review game

7C
1. Introduction to Electricity


2. Work on study guide

Tues. June 5 - ALL WORK DUE TODAY INCLUDING BONUS PASSES
7A
1. Finish Lens lab activity

2. Introduction to Electricity
3. Work on study guide/ missing / bonus work

7B

1. Introduction to Electricity
2. Work on study guide/ missing / bonus work

7C
1. Grades
2. Lens lab activity - hand in individual answers for end of class

3. Work on study guide/ missing/ bonus work

Mon. June 4 - ALL MISSING AND BONUS WORK (INCLUDING HALL PASSES) DUE TOMORROW AT THE END OF REINFORCEMENT
7A and 7B
1. Grades
2. Hand in Light, Reflection and Refraction worksheet package
3.Lens lab activity - hand in individual answers for end of class
4. Work on missing work/bonus work or study guide for exam


Fri. June 1 - ALL SCIENCE IN THE NEWS POSTS DUE TODAY BY 6PM ON YOUR CLASS PAGE
7A
1. Continue with Curved Mirrors lesson
2. Refraction and Lenses lesson


3. Finish and hand in science journal from yesterday
4. Complete Light, Reflection and Refraction worksheets for Monday (homework)

7C
1. Refraction and lenses


2. Finish science journal and hand in
3. Complete Light, Reflection and Refraction worksheets for end of class

Thurs. May 31
7A
1. Reflections and Mirrors lesson



2. Light and Reflection worksheets

7B
1. Refraction and Lenses lesson
2. Refraction lenses activity
3. Hand in science journal

7C
1. Continue with Reflections and Mirrors
2. SJ: What is a reflection? How does a reflection work in curved mirrors? Explain.
3. Light and Reflections worksheet packages

Wed. May 30
7B
1. Continue with Reflections and Mirrors
2. SJ: What is a reflection? How does a reflection work in curved mirrors? Explain.
3. Light and Reflections worksheet packages

7C
1. Senior Project Presentation
2. Return quizzes
3. Work on Light and Reflection worksheets

Tues. May 29
7A
1. Hand in text questions from yesterday
2. Continue with Light and Color: demonstrations of light mixing through online tutorial: Light and Color
3. Magic School Bus Waves, Light and Color


7B
1. Finish Magic School Bus: Waves, Light and Color
2. Reflections and Mirrors lesson






7C
1. Grades with Waves worksheets/ study guides on wiki
2. Finish Magic School Bus: Waves, Light and Color
3. Reflections and Mirrors lesson



Mon. May 28
7A
1. Grades with Waves worksheets/ study guides on wiki
2. Continue with Light - demonstrations of light mixing through online tutorial: Light and Color
3. Text questions pg. 72 #1,3,4,5 due at the end of class/tomorrow at beginning

7B
1. Grades with Waves worksheets/ study guides on wiki
2. Continue with Light and Color - demonstrations of light mixing through online tutorial: Light and Color
3. Finish text questions pg. 72 #1,3,4,5 and Magic School Bus Color, Waves and Light

Fri. May 25
7A
1. Science in the News Presentations
2. Introduction to Light

7C
1. Science in the News Presentations
2. Magic School Bus - Color, Waves and Light

Thurs. May 24
7A
1. Waves Quiz
2. Waves worksheets - due at end of class
3. Work on SJ due tomorrow!
4. Reminder about Science in the News presentations tomorrow!

7B
1. Science in the News Presentations
2. Finish Introduction to Light and complete text questions: pg. 72 # 1,3, 4, 5 - due at end of class

7C
1. Finish Introduction to Light and complete text questions: pg. 72 # 1,3, 4, 5 - due at end of class
- demonstrations of light mixing through online tutorial: Light and Color
2. Complete Light worksheet in package
3. Reminder about Science in the News presentations tomorrow!

Wed. May 23
7B and 7C
1. Midterm grades
2. Introduction to Light!
3. Return Matter and Solution Tests: tests corrections due in one week for an extra 5% on test grade. Remember to complete it in full sentences and all answers need to be correct!

Tues. May 22
7A
1. Finish Wave Behavior lesson
2. SJ: Explain the different ways that waves behave. Draw a picture or image to help you explain.
3. Quiz reminder for Thurs. May 24

7B and 7C
1. Waves quiz
2. Finish Waves worksheets and due tomorrow!

Mon. May 21 - HOLIDAY

Fri. May 18 - HOLIDAY - HAPPY TEACHER'S DAY

Thurs. May 17
7A
1. Wave Behavior lesson

2. Finish Waves on a Spring Lab
3. SJ: Explain the different ways that waves behave. Draw a picture or image to help you explain.

7B and 7C
1. Finish Wave Behavior lesson
2. Finish Waves on a Spring lab AND finish science journal from yesterday and hand in - BOTH due at end of class
3. Work on Waves worksheets if finished both

Wed. May 16
7B and 7C
1. Wave Behavior lesson

2. Finish Waves on a Spring Lab
3. SJ: Explain the different ways that waves behave. Draw a picture or image to help you explain.

Tues. May 15
7A, 7B and 7C
1. Complete Waves on a Spring Lab - groups of 3, one lab per group

2. Work on Waves worksheets package

Mon. May 14
7A and 7B
1. Grades with Test and Solution Activity
2. Waves and Wave Properties

3. Waves worksheets

Fri. May 11
7A
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Introduction to Waves! lesson

3. Waves and Light work package

7C
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Continue with Waves and Wave Properties lesson


3. Waves and Light work package

Thurs. May 10
7A
1. Hand in study guide
2. Test on Matter and Solutions
3. Work on bonus solutions worksheet

7B
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Introduction to Waves - fill in blanks note and lesson



3. SJ due today

7C
1. Introduction to Waves - fill in blanks note and lesson



2. Waves and Light worksheet package
3. Reminder: Science in the News Presentations and SJ for this week is due tomorrow!
Wed. May 9
7B and 7C
1. Hand in study guide
2. Test on Matter and Solutions
3. Finish Aqueous solutions activity

Tues. May 8
7A
1. Finish Aqueous solutions lab activity and answer questions to hand in for end of class
2. Study for test: study notes, complete study guide, or work on bonus solutions worksheet (if finished all other work)

7B
1. Types of Solutions - finish lesson and note
2. Aqueous Solutions lab activity - complete and answer questions for end of class
3. Study for test TOMORROW: study notes, complete study guide

7C
1. Aqueous Solutions lab activity - complete and answer questions for end of class
2. Study for test TOMORROW: study notes, complete study guide

Mon. May 7
7A
1. Types of solutions
2. Aqueous solutions lab activity (begin!, complete in partners)
3. Study guide for Matter and Solutions test - Thursday, May 9! See Agenda from last Mon. April 30 to download


7B
1. Solutions lesson
2. SJ: What is the difference between a heterogeneous and homogeneous mixture? Give at least 2 examples for each and explain.
3. Study guide for Matter and Solutions test - Wednesday, May 8! See Agenda from last Mon. April 30 to download

Topics of study this week: Aqueous Solutions Lab Activity, Matter and Solutions Test, Introduction to Waves, Science in the News

Fri. May 4
7A and 7C
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Types of Solutions
3. Finish SJ and hand in

Thurs. May 3
7A and 7C
1. Introduction to Solutions
2. SJ: What is the difference between a heterogeneous and homogeneous mixture? Explain and give at least 2 examples of each.

7B
1. Science in the News presentations


Wed. May 2
7B
1. Archimedes Principle worksheet - due at end of class
2. Work on study guide for test next Wed. May 9 - to download study guide see Mon. April 30 Agenda
3. Science in the News starts tomorrow!

7C
1. Archimedes Principle worksheet - due at end of class
2. Work on study guide for test next Wed. May 9 - to download study guide: complete in full sentences and have it all correct for an extra 10% on your test grade!
Study guide for Matter and Solutions test:
3. Science in the News presentations begin this week! Check 7C page to see if you are presenting this Friday!

Mon. April 30
7A
1. Quiz on kinetic theory of matter and states of matter
2. Archimedes principle worksheet - due end of class
3. Test announcement next THURSDAY, MAY 10 - Matter and Solutions Test. Download study guide here:
4. Introduction to Solutions lesson
7B
1. Quiz on kinetic theory of matter and states of matter quiz
2. Behavior of liquids and gases - Archimedes principle
3. Archimedes principle worksheet - due Wed. May 2
ONLY PAGES 3 AND 4
4. Test announcement next WEDNESDAY, MAY 9- Matter and Solutions Test. Download study guide here:

Topics of study for Mon. April 30 - Fri. May 4: Archimedes principle, Solutions and Types of Solutions (Chapter 5 of text), Science in the News, Study Guide for Matter and Solutions test

Fri. April 27
7A
1. Behavior of liquids and gases lesson continued (Archimedes principle)
2. Time to complete science journal (due end of class today) and Archimedes' principle worksheet - due Mon. April 30
ONLY PAGES 3 AND 4
3. Quiz on Kinetic Theory of Matter on Monday, April 30

7C
1. Quiz on Kinetic Theory of Matter and States of Matter
2. Behavior of liquids and gases lesson continued (Archimedes principle)
3. Time to complete science journal (due end of class today) and Archimedes' principle worksheet - due Wed. May 2
ONLY PAGES 3 AND 4

Thurs. April 26
7A
1. Behavior of liquids and gases lesson

2. Science journal due tomorrow!
3. Quiz on Kinetic Theory of Matter on Monday, April 30
7B
1. Behavior of liquids and gases lesson
2. Archimedes' principle worksheet - due end of class Monday

ONLY PAGES 3 AND 4
3. Quiz on Kinetic Theory of Matter on Monday, April 30
4. Science journal due TODAY!


7C
1. Quiz tomorrow on Kinetic Theory of Matter and States of Matter
2. Behavior of liquids and gases lesson
3. Science journal due tomorrow!
Wed. April 25 - STUDENT CONFERENCES DAY

Tues. April 24
7A and 7B
1. Science in the News dates
2. States of Matter - video clips and demonstration
3. SJ: How does that arrangement and movement of atoms relate to the state of matter? Explain.

7C
1. Science in the News dates/ QUIZ ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FRIDAY - Kinetic theory of matter and States of Matter quiz
2. Finish States of Matter - video clips
3. SJ: How does the arrangement and movement of atoms relate to the state of matter? Explain.
4. Earth Day Activity - 'A Billion Acts of Green'



Mon. April 23 - HAPPY EARTH DAY!
7A
1. Earth Day activity -' A billion acts of green'
2. Reflections for 3rd quarter / return all work
3. Continue with States of Matter

7B
1. Earth Day activity -' A billion acts of green'
2. States of Matter lesson
- demonstration and videos to show movement of particles in each state of matter
3. SJ: How does the arrangement and movement of atoms relate to the state of matter? Explain.

Topics of study for April 23 - April 27: Earth Day, Kinetic Theory of Matter and States of Matter, Behavior of Liquids and Gases

Fri. April 20
7A
1. Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter wordsearch definitions and mindmap
2. Give one/Get one for Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter
3. Find a piece of matter

4. Key Questions and Introductory lesson
5. Science goal setting and reflections for 3rd quarter worksheet - return work and choose 2 pieces to include in portfolio for Student Conferences next Wed. April 25 (one piece of work that you did well on and one other that you did not do so well on)

7C
1. States of Matter: Solid, liquid and gas lesson
2. Class simulation and video clips showing the movement of particles in solids, liquids and gases
3. SJ for next week: How does the movement and arrangement of atoms relate to the state of matter? Explain.
4. Work on Science goals and reflections for portfolio for Student Conference Day

Thurs. April 19
7B and 7C
1. Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter wordsearch definitions and mindmap
2. Give one/Get one for Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter
3. Find a piece of matter
4. Key Questions and Introductory lesson
5. Science goal setting and reflections for 3rd quarter worksheet - return work and choose 2 pieces to include in portfolio for Student Conferences next Wed. April 25 (one piece of work that you did well on and one other that you did not do so well on)

7A
1. Grades and return quizzes
2. Quiz corrections
3. Work on Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter wordsearch definitions and mindmap - due TOMORROW
- questions from yesterday due next week....will update wiki and remind in class about a due date
4. Finish Wall-E and bonus paragraph
5. Hall passes


Wed. April 18
7B and 7C
1. Grades and return quizzes
2. Quiz corrections
3. Work on Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter wordsearch definitions and mindmap - due TOMORROW
- questions from yesterday due next week....will update wiki and remind in class about a due date
4. Finish Wall-E and bonus paragraph
5. Hall passes

Tues. April 17
7A and 7B
1. READ and COMPLETE

Pg. 96 - 103 Pg. 103 #1, 4

Pg. 105 – 109 Pg. 109 #1, 2, 3

Pg. 111 – 117 Pg. 117 #1, 2
2. Finish work from yesterday


7C

1. Begin new unit and term with the study of Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter Wordsearch

2. Find the definitions to all of the words

3. Create a mindmap with all the words

Mon. April 16
7A and 7B
1. Begin new unit and term with the study of Physical and Chemical Nature of Matter Wordsearch
2. Find the definitions to all of the words
3. Create a mindmap with all the words

Fri. April 13
7A
1. Finish Non-Renewable Resources

2. Quiz on Renewable and Non-Renewable Resources
3. WALL-E movie and bonus paragraph response

7C
1. WALL - E movie and bonus paragraph response

Thurs. April 12 - LAST DAY FOR ALL MISSING WORK AND HALL PASSES
7A
1. Renewable and Non-Renewable resources

2. Quiz tomorrow on Renewable and Non-Renewable energy resources
3. WallE - BONUS paragraph response for 10 points. Answer the following question in at least 10 sentences: Use what we have learned about human impact on the environment to compare the planet in Wall-E with out world today. Do you think there is a possibility for our world to turn into Wall-E's world? Explain why or why not.

7B and 7C
1. Finish non-renewable resources

2. Quiz on Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy Resources
3. Wall-E

Wed. April 11
7B and 7C
1. Renewable and Non-Renewable resources

2. Quiz tomorrow on Renewable and Non-Renewable energy resources
3. WallE - BONUS paragraph response for 10 points. Answer the following question in at least 10 sentences: Use what we have learned about human impact on the environment to compare the planet in Wall-E with out world today. Do you think there is a possibility for our world to turn into Wall-E's world? Explain why or why not.


Tues. April. 10 - ALL WORK AND HALL PASSES DUE BY THIS THURS. APRIL 12 REINFORCEMENT TIME
7A
1. Grades and missing work
2. Renewable and Non-Renewable resources


- What do I know/Notes page

3. QUIZ on renewable and non-renewable resources on Fri. April 13

7B AND 7C
1. Grades and missing work
2. Renewable and Non-Renewable resources


- What do I know/Notes page

3. QUIZ on renewable and non-renewable resources on Thurs. April 12

Fri. Mar. 30
7A and 7C
1. Finish Armenia Treaty paragraph responses
2. Planet Earth: Caves documentary

Thurs. Mar. 29
7A, 7B and 7C
1. Bi-Nationals work due today
2. Armenia Treaty - finish debates
Results of debate and response:




3. Saving Tomorrow's World worksheet - due end of class Friday
4. Reminder about Science in the News presentations and all posts due tomorrow by 6PM

Wed. Mar. 28 - Science Fair Day - SUBSTITUTE TEACHER
7B and 7C
1. Saving Tomorrow's World worksheet - due Friday



7A and 7B and 7C
1. Grades and missing work
2. Reminder FINAL Science in the News presentations this Friday
3. Finish Debates
4. Armenia Treaty Response - written paragraph in class



Mon. Mar. 26
7A
1. Grades and missing work
2. Reminder FINAL Science in the News presentations this Friday
- ALL SCIENCE IN THE NEWS RESPONSES MUST BE POSTED ON YOUR CLASS PAGE BY FRI. MAR. 30 AT 6PM. NO EXCEPTIONS. See Ms. Young or the Science in the News page on the sidebar for help!
3. Armenia Treaty brainstorming with country group

7B
1. Grades and missing work
2.ALL SCIENCE IN THE NEWS RESPONSES MUST BE POSTED ON YOUR CLASS PAGE BY FRI. MAR. 30 AT 6PM. NO EXCEPTIONS. See Ms. Young or the Science in the News page on the sidebar for help!
3. Armenia Treaty brainstorm and debate topics on Pollution

Fri. Mar. 23
7A
1. Finish Conservation of Resources Lesson (notes yesterday)
2. Hand in SJ
3. Select countries to begin Armenia Treaty


7C
1. Armenia Treaty brainstorm and debate topics on Pollution

Thurs. Mar. 22
7A

1. Conservation of Resources lesson

Student fill in the blanks note:

2. SJ: Identify and explain 5 ways that we can practice conservation of resources.

7B
1.Armenia Treaty introduction
Assignment of countries and groups: Burundi, Cambodia, India, Ukraine, Guatemala and Canada and first planning stages with team
2. hand in Science Journal

7C
1.Armenia Treaty introduction
Assignment of countries and groups: Burundi, Cambodia, India, Ukraine, Guatemala and Canada and first planning stages with team
2. hand in Science Journal

Wed. Mar. 21
7B and 7C
1. Conservation of Resources lesson
Student fill in the blanks note:

2. SJ: Identify and explain 5 ways that we can practice conservation of resources.


Tues. Mar. 20
7A and 7B and 7C
1. Conservation of Resources brainstorm
- soil
- energy
- wildlife
2. SJ: Identify and explain 5 ways that we can practice conservation of resources.

Mon. Mar. 12 - Tues. Mar. 13 - Wed. Mar. 14 - Thurs. Mar. 15 - Fri. Mar. 16 SCIENCE FAIR PRESENTATIONS BEGIN! all this week
7A and 7B and 7C
1. Science Fair presentations:
Please be ready to present! You will lose many marks if you do not present on your randomly-selected presentation date.
If you are one of the top 3 projects, you will earn an extra 2% on your end of term grade.
2. Work on your recycling bumper sticker assignment! Remember to create an original message and write a short paragraph on the back. Please see your instructions sheet.

Due Thurs. Mar. 15 for 7B, Fri. Mar. 16 for 7A and 7C

Fri. Mar. 9
7A and 7C
1. Recycling bumper sticker assignment - due at the end of Science Fair presentation week: Fri. March 16
2. Managing Waste and Recycling
3. SJ: What do you think about mandatory recycling? Explain your opinion.
4. Results and Conclusions should be sent to me by Saturday, March 9 to my email: amanday@gi.edu.co to not lose any marks (Results = 20 marks, Conclusion = 10 marks) for this part of Science Fair

Thurs. Mar. 8
7A and 7C
1. Prezi Presentations/Science Fair time
2. Results and Conclusions should be sent to me by Saturday, March 9 to my email: amanday@gi.edu.co to not lose any marks (Results = 20 marks, Conclusion = 10 marks) for this part of Science Fair

7B
1. Managing Waste and Recycling
2. SJ: What do you think about mandatory recycling? Explain your opinion.
3. Results and Conclusions should be sent to me by Saturday, March 9 to my email: amanday@gi.edu.co to not lose any marks (Results = 20 marks, Conclusion = 10 marks) for this part of Science Fair

Wed. Mar. 7
7B
1. Prezi Library/Science Fair Computer time
2. Work on recycling bumper sticker assignment - due at the end of Science Fair presentation week - Thurs. March 15.


7C
1. Please hand in study guides (possible +10% on test grade)
2. Ecology Test
3. Select presentation dates for Science Fair Prezi Presentations next week!

Tues. Mar. 6
7A and 7B
1. Hand in study guides (possible +10% on test grade)
2. Ecology Test
3. Select presentation date for Science Fair Prezi Presentations next week!

7C
1. Water pollution lesson

2. Time for study guide for tomorrow's test - possible +10% on test grade!
3. Study for tomorrow's test!

Mon. Mar. 5
7A and 7B
1. Finish water pollution note
2. Review for test tomorrow OR work on study guide (can get an extra +10% on test grade)
3. Please work on your Science Fair Experiment and Prezi Presentation!

Fri. Mar. 2
7A
1. Science in the News Presentations
2. Water pollution
3. Hand in science journal
4. Work on Science Fair!

7C
1. Science in the News Presentations
2. Air Pollution and Human Health
3. Hand in science journal
4. Work on Science Fair!

Thurs. Mar. 1

7A
1. Reminder about Science in the News tomorrow
2. Air pollution and human health
- video clips
3. Science Fair Results and Conclusion explained
4. Work on Science Fair or science journal due tomorrow

7B
1. Science in the News presentations
2.Water pollution note and lesson


3. Prezi Presentation Rubric
4. Hand in Science Journal
5. Work on Science Fair

7C
1. Reminders about Science in the News, Science Fair
- Presentation Rubric
2. Air pollution lesson
3. Air pollution animation in human lungs (an animation showing how air pollution can affect your lungs and ability to breathe - Click here to check it out! and click on Lung Attack!)

Wed. Feb. 29
7B
1. Reminder about Science in the News tomorrow
2. Air pollution and human health
- video clips
3. Science Fair Results and Conclusion explained
4. Work on Science Fair or science journal due tomorrow


7C
1. Finish Human impacts on the Environment note and lesson
2. Test Announcement: Ecology Test next Wed., March 7 to download study guide, see below. Remember you must hand in the study guide before the test and it must be completed in full sentences and correct for an extra 10% on your test grade.


3. SJ: Name and describe at least 3 ways that humans affect the Earth. Draw an image to help explain each.
4. Work with partner on Science Fair - Rubrics for Results and Conclusions on Science Fair page on wiki

Tues. Feb. 28
7A and 7B
1. Air pollution lesson
2. Air pollution animation in human lungs (an animation showing how air pollution can affect your lungs and ability to breathe - Click here to check it out! and click on Lung Attack!)
3. Time to work on science journal from yesterday/Science Fair planning work
4. Ecology Test/Study guide (see yesterday)

7C
1. Reminders about Science Fair experiments and Science in the News presentations this week
2. PLEASE COMPLETE ECO-FOOTPRINT QUESTIONS FOR TOMORROW FOR FULL MARKS (15 MARKS)
go to the following notes and to the LAST SLIDE to see the links for the quizzes and the questions.

3. Human impacts on the Environment - finish note from last week
4. Test Announcement: Ecology Test next Wed., March 7 to download study guide, see below. Remember you must hand in the study guide before the test and it must be completed in full sentences and correct for an extra 10% on your test grade.

5. Science Fair Planning / Work time

Mon. Feb. 27
7A and 7B
1. Reminders about Science Fair experiments and Science in the News presentations this week
2. Human impacts on the Environment - finish note from last week
3. Test Announcement: Ecology Test next Tues., March 6 to download study guide, see below. Remember you must hand in the study guide before the test and it must be completed in full sentences and correct for an extra 10% on your test grade.

4. SJ: Name and describe at least 3 ways that humans affect the Earth. Draw an image to help explain each.
5. Science Fair Planning / Work time

Tues. Feb. 21 - Fri. Feb. 24 CULTURAL WEEK

PLEASE GET STARTED ON THE EXPERIMENT PART OF YOUR SCIENCE FAIR PROJECT
*Also remember to hand in the Eco-Footprint questions this week!

Mon. Feb. 20
7A
1. Hand in Eco-Footprint questions (+3 bonus) or hand in until end of week for full marks ALSO if did not finish Relationships in Ecology worksheet hand in please!
Remember, Eco-Footprint questions found in last slide of the Limiting Factors and Population note:
2. Human impacts on the Environment lesson

4. Video clip: Human pollution
5. REMINDER PLEASE HAND IN ANY MISSING SCIENCE FAIR WORK AND THEN START ON YOUR SCIENCE FAIR EXPERIMENT!\

7B
1. Hand in Eco-Footprint questions (+3 bonus) or hand in until end of week for full marks
(see last slide in Limiting Factors and Population Growth note: )
2. Human impacts on the Environment lesson

4. Video clip: Human pollution
5. REMINDER PLEASE HAND IN ANY MISSING SCIENCE FAIR WORK AND THEN START ON YOUR SCIENCE FAIR EXPERIMENT!

Fri. Feb. 17
7A and 7C
1. Please hand in Prezi video tutorial guide
2. Science in the News presentations
3. Relationships in Ecology and Population Growth worksheet - due tomorrow in class. Need help? look at the Relationships in Ecology note or CH. 13 in your textbook!


4. Practice Prezi assignment - due MON. FEB. 20 - Need to send link to Ms. Young on due date
-need to check Science Fair page for worksheet if you lost yours.

Thurs. Feb. 16
7A
1. Prezi tutorial guide - hand in
2. Reminder: Science in the News presentations begin tomorrow
3. Finish lesson on human population growth - Eco-Footprint work on last page of these notes DUE MON. FEB. 20
4. Hand in Materials and Procedures


7B
1. Hand in Prezi tutorial guide, Grades with all Science Fair work so far
2. Science in the News presentations
- FINISH worksheet from yesterday if not complete
3. Practice Prezi handout - DUE MON. FEB. 20
4. Complete Eco-Footprint homework (last slide of Limiting Factors and Population Growth notes yesterday) for MON. FEB. 20

7C
1. Reminder: Science in the News presentations begin tomorrow
2. Finish lesson on human population growth - Eco-Footprint work on last page of these notes DUE MON. FEB. 20
3. Relationships in Ecology and Population Growth worksheet - due tomorrow in class. Need help? look at the Relationships in Ecology note or CH. 13 in your textbook!


4. Hand in Materials and Procedures


Wed. Feb. 15
7B
1. Reminders about Prezi video tutorial guide due tomorrow! Check Agenda from yesterday to see how to access the videos. Also, Science in the News presentations begin tomorrow! Check the schedule.
2. Finish lesson on human population growth - Eco-Footprint work on last page of these notes DUE MON. FEB. 20

3. Relationships in Ecology and Population Growth worksheet - due tomorrow in class. Need help? look at the Relationships in Ecology note or CH. 13 in your textbook!


4. Hand in Materials and Procedures

7C
1. Science in the News Presentations start this week! Check schedule on your class page
2. Limiting Factors and Population Growth lesson
3. Materials and Procedures due for Science Fair TODAY
4. Prezi tutorial video worksheet - due FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17
to access the tutorial videos go to:
1. http://prezi.com/
2. Click on Learn and watch the videos titled 'Get Started' THEN 'Go to the Next Level'


Tues. Feb. 14 - Happy Valentine's Day!
7A
1. Science in the News Presentations start this week! Check schedule on your class page

2. Limiting Factors and Population Growth lesson
3. Materials and Procedures due for Science Fair TODAY
4. Reminder: Prezi video guide due Thurs. Feb. 16

7B
1. Science in the News Presentations start this week! Check schedule on your class page

2. Limiting Factors and Population Growth lesson
3. Materials and Procedures due for Science Fair TODAY

4. Prezi tutorial video worksheet - due THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16
to access the tutorial videos go to:
1. http://prezi.com/
2. Click on Learn and watch the videos titled 'Get Started' THEN 'Go to the Next Level'



7C
1. Check for Science Fair letter signed
2. Finish Relationships in Ecology note from last week
3. Science Fair: hand in research notes and hypothesis to be checked if did not hand in on Friday
Prezi tutorial video worksheet - due THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16
to access the tutorial videos go to:
1. http://prezi.com/
2. Click on Learn and watch the videos titled 'Get Started' THEN 'Go to the Next Level'
4. Science in the News Presentations start this week! Check schedule on your class page


Mon. Feb. 13
7A
1. Check for Science Fair letter signed
2. Finish Relationships in Ecology note from last week
3. Science Fair: hand in research notes and hypothesis to be checked if did not hand in on Friday
Prezi tutorial video worksheet - due THURSDAY FEBRUARY 16
to access the tutorial videos go to:
1. http://prezi.com/
2. Click on Learn and watch the videos titled 'Get Started' THEN 'Go to the Next Level'

7B
1. Check for Science Fair letter signed
2. Finish Relationships in Ecology note from last week
3. Science Fair: hand in research notes and hypothesis to be checked if did not hand in on Friday


Fri. Feb. 10
7A
1. Research notes and hypothesis due - complete in class

7C
1. Research notes and hypothesis due - complete in class
2. Finished? Continue to complete the questions from Wednesday. See Wednesday's Agenda.

Thurs. Feb. 9 - Student Conferences Day


Wed. Feb. 8 - I AM AWAY ON CONVIVENCIA
Instructions for 7B and 7C:
1. Complete the wordsearch and find the secret message
2. Read pg. 358 - 361 and complete #1 - 3 in full sentences
Read pg. 364 - 372 and complete #1 - 4 in full sentences
3. Finished early? Work on your student conferences portfolio

RESEARCH NOTES FOR SCIENCE FAIR PROJECT (3 SOURCES) DUE ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 10

Tues. Feb. 7
7A
1. Relationships in Ecology
2. Origin of Science Fair idea due end of class today
3. Research notes due FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10


7B
1.Origin of Science Fair idea due end of class today
2. Research notes due FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10


7C
1.Origin of Science Fair idea due end of class today
2. Research notes due FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10



Mon. Feb. 6
7A

1. Goal setting for student conferences (Thursday)
2. Science Fair planning
- Letter to parents signed by YOU and your parents once you have selected your topic - return SIGNED next Mon. Feb. 13

- List of due dates for parts of project


- Origin of Science Fair Idea due tomorrow by end of class - see Science Fair page for marking rubric, to be completed in the back of the Science Journal notebook

7B
1. Relationships in Ecology note
2. Origin of Science Fair idea work time - due tomorrow by end of class - see Science Fair page for marking rubric, to be completed in the back of the Science Journal notebook
3. List of due dates for parts of project






Fri. Feb 3
7A
1. Finish Levels of Organization note
2. Time to complete science journal question from yesterday

SJ: last slide of powerpoint note

Why is the model of Ecology an image of circles within circles? Explain.
3. Science Fair introduction

7C
1. Science Fair rules and guidelines/planning time - Origin of Science Fair idea due Tuesday, Feb. 7
Need help with an idea? Check out the Science Fair page on the side menu
2. Science work portfolio selection - select 2 pieces of work from Science class in 2nd term (maybe one assignment you did very well on, and one assignment you did not do so well on - think about what you could improve!)
3. Hand in Science Journal



Thurs. Feb. 2
7A
1. Give one/get one Ecology introductory activity

2. Levels of Organization in Ecology note
3. SJ: last slide of powerpoint note
Why is the model of Ecology an image of circles within circles? Explain.
4. Semester exam grades


7B
1. Science Fair rules and guidelines/planning time - Origin of Science Fair idea due Tuesday, Feb. 7
Need help with an idea? Check out the Science Fair page on the side menu
2. Science work portfolio selection - select 2 pieces of work from Science class in 2nd term (maybe one assignment you did very well on, and one assignment you did not do so well on - think about what you could improve!)
3. Hand in Science Journal

7C
1. Finish Levels of Organization note
2. Time to complete SJ from yesterday - due tomorrow
3. Video clip of Levels of Ecology
4. Semester exam grades
5. Goal-setting for student conferences next Thursday



Wed. Feb. 1
7B
1. Finish Levels of Organization note
2. Time to complete SJ from yesterday - due tomorrow
3. Hall passes/ video clip of Levels of Ecology
4. Semester exam grades and Goal-setting from Term 2 into Term 3

7C
1. Give one/get one Ecology introductory activity
2. Levels of Organization in Ecology note
3. SJ: last slide of powerpoint note
Why is the model of Ecology an image of circles within circles? Explain.


Tues. Jan. 31
7A and 7C
1. Brain dominance lab - complete and hand in for the end of class

7B
1. Give one/get one Ecology introductory activity
2. Levels of Organization in Ecology note
3. SJ: last slide of powerpoint note
Why is the model of Ecology an image of circles within circles? Explain.


Mon. Jan. 30
7A
1. Human Body Systems Presentation from Dr.Jimenez

7B
1. Brain-dominance lab activity
2. Circulatory system video clip


GOOD LUCK STUDYING FOR EXAMS! NEED HELP OR QUESTIONS? email me at amanday@gi.edu.co

Exam: FRIDAY, JANUARY 27 from 7:30AM - 9:30AM

Wed. Jan. 25 - last day for all work
7B
1. Review 1st and 2nd quarter concepts
2. Circulatory System video clip



7C
1. Finish Heart Rate lab
2. Review 1st and 2nd quarter concepts
Interested in the review game for 1st quarter? Download here:


OLD STUDY GUIDES




Tues. Jan. 24 - Happy Chinese New Year! Year of the Dragon
7A and 7B
1. Finish the Heart Rate lab
2. Hand in missing/incomplete work and hall passes (bonus points!)
3. Review game for 1st and 2nd quarter - EXAM
1st quarter: Scientific Method and Cells and Cellular Reproduction:

7C
1. Circulatory System: Blood! note
2. Complete Circulatory system heart rate lab and worksheet - due at the end of class
3. Hand in missing/incomplete work and hall passes (bonus points!)



Mon. Jan. 23 - LAST DAY FOR ALL WORK IS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25
4 DAYS UNTIL SCIENCE EXAM - download study guide on Welcome page and complete all correctly and hand in day of exam for +10%
7A and 7B
1. Circulatory System: Blood! note
2. Complete Circulatory system heart rate lab and worksheet - due at the end of class


Fri. Jan. 20
7A
1. Circulatory system and circulation note - continued from yesterday
2. Hand in Science Journal from Tues.
3. Reminder about Science in the News - last chance to put on wiki is by 6PM tonight. REMEMBER to put your assignment in your class page or I will not be looking for it to mark.

7C
1. Diseases of the Heart - continued from lesson about circulation
2. Complete Heart Rate lab and Heart worksheet due for Tuesday, Jan. 24 - Use your notes or Ch. 20 if you need help!
3. Reminder about Science in the News - last chance to put on wiki is by 6PM tonight. REMEMBER to put your assignment in your class page or I will not be looking for it to mark.

Thurs. Jan. 19
7A
1. Hand in KIC Assignment
2. Circulatory system note
3. Circulatory System rap song Click here to listen/see video
4. Time to finish SJ from yesterday (Friday)


7B
1. Circulatory system - circulation note
2. Circulatory system lab worksheet

7C
1. Hand in KIC Assignment
2. Circulatory system - circulation note (continued from yesterday)
3. Circulatory system lab worksheet



Wed. Jan. 18
7B
1. Hand in KIC assignment
2. Circulatory system note
3. Circulatory System rap song Click here to listen/see video
4. Time to finish SJ from yesterday (due tomorrow)

7C
1. Circulatory system note
2. Circulatory System rap song Click here to listen/see video
3. Time to finish SJ from yesterday (Friday)
4. Time to work on KIC if not finished - due tomorrow!

Tues. Jan. 17
7A, 7B
1. Process of Excretion note
2. Urinary system video
3. SJ: Describe the organs of the excretory system and how they work together. Include a drawing/diagram of the system.


7C
1. Process of Excretion note
Fill in the blanks note:
2. Urinary system video
3. SJ: Describe the organs of the excretory system and how they work together. Include a drawing/diagram of the system.

Mon. Jan. 16
7A and 7B
1. Grades and missing work - please check lists
2. Excretory and Urinary system note
fill in the blanks:
3. Time to work on KIC - due Wed. Jan. 18 - 7B and Thurs. Jan. 19 - 7A
4. Science in the News Reminder - due this Friday, Jan. 20 by 6PM

Fri. Jan. 13
7C
1. Excretory and Urinary system note
2. Time to work on the KIC due next Thursday
3. LAST DAY to submit Science in the News on the wiki will be FRIDAY, JANUARY 20 at 6PM. No exceptions.
Please also make sure you post in YOUR CLASS PAGE. Click on Science in the News on the side if you need more help.


7A
1. hand in Respiratory system fill in the blanks worksheet
2. KIC assignment - C (communication) options explained. For more information and the full detailed instructions, click on KIC Assignment on the side menu. Due Thurs. Jan. 19
- work period rest of class
3. LAST DAY to submit Science in the News on the wiki will be FRIDAY, JANUARY 20 at 6PM. No exceptions.
Please also make sure you post in YOUR CLASS PAGE. Click on Science in the News on the side if you need more help.


Thurs. Jan. 12
7B
1. hand in Respiratory system fill in the blanks worksheet
2. KIC assignment - C (communication) options explained. For more information and the full detailed instructions, click on KIC Assignment on the side menu. Due Wed. Jan. 18
- work period rest of class
3. LAST DAY to submit Science in the News on the wiki will be FRIDAY, JANUARY 20 at 6PM. No exceptions.
Please also make sure you post in YOUR CLASS PAGE. Click on Science in the News on the side if you need more help.

7C
1. hand in Respiratory system fill in the blanks worksheet
2. KIC assignment - C (communication) options explained. For more information and the full detailed instructions, click on KIC Assignment on the side menu.
Due Thurs. Jan. 19
- work period rest of class

7A
Welcome back!
1. Respiratory system and process of breathing review - where does air travel through when we breathe in and out? How does this work?
2. Respiratory system fill in the blanks worksheet - due tomorrow, Fri. Jan. 13
3. Exam study guide posted - to download click on the homepage. Complete all correctly and hand in exam day for an extra 10% on exam grade.

Wed. Jan. 11
7B and 7C
Welcome back!
1. Respiratory system and process of breathing review - where does air travel through when we breathe in and out? How does this work?
2. Respiratory system fill in the blanks worksheet - due tomorrow, Thurs. Jan. 12
3. Exam study guide posted - to download click on the homepage. Complete all correctly and hand in exam day for an extra 10% on exam grade.


Fri. Dec. 9 - LAST DAY OF CLASSES: HAVE A WONDERFUL AND SAFE CHRISTMAS BREAK!! :)
7A and 7C
1. Human Body Bingo
2. Human body video - Magic School Bus flexes its muscles

Thurs. Dec. 8 - HOLIDAY NO SCHOOL

Wed. Dec. 7
7B
1. Human Body Bingo
2. Human Body video - Magic School Bus flexes its muscles

7C
1. Hand in Lung Capacity Lab
2. Process of Breathing note
3. Respiratory system quiz

Tues. Dec. 6
7A and 7B
1. Hand in Lung Capacity lab
2. Respiratory system quiz
3. Human Body Bingo cards

7C
No class - Christmas celebrations
Reminder of respiratory system quiz tomorrow!

Mon. Dec. 5
7A and 7B
1. Grades
2. Process of Breathing note
3. Lung Capacity Lab time - full lab due tomorrow
4. Study for respiratory system quiz - TOMORROW!


Fri. Dec. 2
7A
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Lung Capacity Lab explanation - how to complete each lab section for Tues. Dec. 6
3. Return Human Body Tests
4. Respiratory System Quiz next Tues. Dec. 6

7C

1. Science in the News presentations
2. Lung Capacity Lab explanation - how to complete each lab section for Tues. Dec. 6
3. Return Human Body Tests
4. Respiratory System Quiz next Wed, Dec, 7

Thurs. Dec. 1
7A and 7C- hand in KIC assignment
1. Respiratory system note continued - click here to download:
2. Lung Capacity Lab - how much air can your lungs hold? DUE Tues. Dec. 6 (7A) or Wed. Dec. 7 (7C)



7B
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Lung Capacity Lab explanation - how to complete each lab section for Tues. Dec. 6
3. Return Human Body Tests



Wed. Nov. 30
7B - hand in KIC assignment please!
1. Respiratory system note continued - click here to download:
2. Lung Capacity Lab - how much air can your lungs hold? DUE TUES. DEC. 6



7C
1. Introduction to the Respiratory system note
2. KIC work time - DUE TOMORROW!

Tues. Nov. 29
7A
1. KIC work time - due Thurs. Dec. 1
2. Reminder about Science in the News presentations on Fri. Dec. 2 (last day for those that need to present this term)

7B
1. Introduction to the Respiratory System note
2. KIC work time - due Wed. Nov. 30
3. Reminder Science in the News presentations Thurs. Dec. 1 (last day for those that need to present this term)

7C
1. Dose of Digestion lab to complete and hand in by end of class
2. KIC work period - KIC assignment due Thurs. Dec. 1
3. Reminder last Science in the News presentations this Fri., Dec. 2


Mon. Nov. 28
7A
1. Introduction to the Respiratory system note
2. Finish Dose of Digestion lab and hand in
3. KIC assignment due Thurs. Dec. 1 and reminder last Science in the News presentations this Fri., Dec. 2

7B
1. Dose of Digestion lab and in hand in
2. KIC work period KIC assignment due Wed. Nov. 30
3. Reminder last Science in the News presentations this Thurs., Dec. 1



Fri. Nov. 25 - HAPPY THANKSGIVING! NO CLASSES

Thurs. Nov. 24
7A, 7B and 7C
1. Hand in study guide. If it is not here in class and on time, please don't expect me to accept it and include it with your test grade.
2. Human Body systems test
3. Finished early - finish your Dose of Digestion lab activity and hand in (last due date Monday, Nov. 28)


Wed. Nov. 23
7B
1. Review game
2. Complete lab activity "Dose of Digestion" or finish science journal from yesterday and hand in for the end of class
3. Complete study guide - due tomorrow BEFORE we start the test. No exceptions.

7C - RETREAT (CONVIVENCIA) NO CLASS

Tues. Nov. 22
7A and 7C
1. Grades for mid-term posted
2. Finish lab activity - "Dose of Digestion" and hand in for end of class
- not finished? can finish on Thursday after test or on Monday/Tuesday (7C)
3. Reminder to STUDY FOR YOUR TEST on THURS NOV. 24 and if interested, complete study guide for a possible +10% on your test grade! (To download, see Thurs. Nov. 17 Agenda, when the test was first announced)

7B
1. Grades for mid-term posted
2. Finish lab activity - "Dose of Digestion" and hand in for end of class
- not finished? can finish on Thursday after test or on Monday
3. SJ question: Select 3 organs that perform chemical and/or mechanical digestion. Explain and draw an image of each.
due tomorrow in class (Wed. Nov. 23)
4. Reminder to STUDY FOR YOUR TEST on THURS. NOV. 24 and if interested, complete study guide for a possible +10% on your test grade! (To download, see Thurs. Nov. 17 Agenda, when the test was first announced)


Mon. Nov. 21
7A
1. Process of digestion note
2. Complete nutrients and digestion homework and hand in
3. Dose of Digestion lab station activity - due tomorrow the end of class

4. Test reminder - Test on Thurs. Nov. 24 systems in the human body (skeletal, muscular, skin, and digestive) study guide has been posted on the Thurs. Nov. 17 agenda

7B
1. Process of Digestion

2. Magic School bus - Goes to Lunch ( a journey through the digestive system) video
3. Test reminder - Test on Thurs. Nov. 24 systems in the human body (skeletal, muscular, skin, and digestive) study guide has been posted on the Thurs. Nov. 17 agenda

Fri. Nov. 18 - SHARING DAY no classes

Thurs. Nov. 17
7A
1. Hand in KIC assignment (Knowledge)
2. Finish Digestive System note from last class
3. Work on Nutrients and Digestion worksheet - due at the end of class


4. Test announcement: Test on Skeletal, Muscles, Skin and Digestive system next Thurs. Nov. 24 See below to download the study guide: Complete all of study guide correctly and in full sentences for 10% extra on your test grade!



7B
1. Hand in KIC assignment (Knowledge)
2. Process of Digestion note
3. Nutrients and Digestive System worksheet - due on Monday, Nov. 21


4. Test announcement: Test on Skeletal, Muscles, Skin and Digestive system next Thurs. Nov. 24 See below to download the study guide: Complete all of study guide correctly and in full sentences for 10% extra on your test grade!




7C
1. Hand in KIC assignment (Knowledge)
2. Dose of Digestion Lab Stations - lab worksheet due on Tuesday, Nov. 22

3. Finish Nutrients and Digestion worksheet and hand in for end of class
4. Test announcement: Test on Skeletal, Muscles, Skin and Digestive system next Thurs. Nov. 24 See below to download the study guide: Complete all of study guide correctly and in full sentences for 10% extra on your test grade!



Wed. Nov. 16
7B - away for retreat

7C
1. Process of Digestion note
2. Magic School bus goes for lunch
3. Work on KIC assignment / Nutrients and Digestion worksheet - due tomorrow!



Tues. Nov. 15
7A and 7B
1. Grades
2. Introduction to the Digestive System
3. KIC work time - due on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17

7C
1. Grades
2. Finish Introduction to the Digestive System note
3. KIC work time - due on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17

Mon. Nov. 14 - HOLIDAY

Fri. Nov. 11
7A and 7C
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Finish nutrients homework and hand in
3. KIC work time - Assignment 1 due next Thursday Nov. 17 (2 classes)

Thurs. Nov. 10
7A
1. Finish Nutrients note

2. Nutrients activity - Examining Food Labels
3. Nutrients homework - due tomorrow! and video clip

7B
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Hand in nutrient homework
3. Nutrient video clip
4. KIC work time (due next Thursday, Nov. 17)
7C
1. Finish Food Label Activity
2. Nutrients homework - due tomorrow! and video clip
3. Introduction to digestive system

Wed. Nov. 9
7B and 7C
1. Finish Nutrients note

2. Nutrients activity - Examining Food Labels
3. Nutrients homework and video clip

Tues. Nov. 8
7A, 7B and 7C
1. Grades
2. Nutrients note
3. Washington D.C video clip Click here to see!

Mon. Nov. 7 - HOLIDAY

Fri. Nov. 4 - ORANGE HOUSE TRIP DAY
7A and 7C
1. Hand in skin worksheet/ finish science journal due at end of class!
2. Science in the News presentations begin!
3. Magic School Bus episode: Goes Cellular, A Journey through the Skin video!

Thurs. Nov. 3
7A and 7C
1. Finish the skin note
2. Time to work on skin worksheet
3. SJ: What are 3 functions of the skin? Explain and discuss how the skin is important for our survival.
4. Reminder for Science in the News presentations tomorrow!

7B
1. Hand in skin worksheet
2. Science in the News presentations
3. SJ: What are 3 functions of the skin? Explain and discuss how the skin is important for our survival.

Wed. Nov. 2
7B
1. Science in the News presentations start tomorrow! Please make sure you have completed your news summary and are ready to present!
2. Skin Cancer Investigation computer lab period: Click on Projects then Class 7B to see the assignment page. Don't see your assignment? Don't worry. It is saved on the school computers, probably in your class folder in Documents. Next time you have computers or we go to the lab you may upload your answers.
Remember, some computers may need to use Google Chrome to run the activity.
7C
1. Return and take-up quizzes
2. Finish muscle action lab and hand in
3. Skin! lesson
4. Skin cartoon video clip
5. Skin worksheet - due Friday, Nov. 4



Tues. Nov. 1
7A
1. 15 minutes to finish Muscle Action lab if not complete
2. SKIN! lesson and demonstration
3. Skin video clip and worksheet due Thursday





7B

1. Continue with SKIN! lesson and demonstration
2. Skin video clip
3. Skin worksheet to complete - to download:
Worksheets due on Thursday






7C
1. Grades/ KIC assignment - due date for first assignment (Knowledge and Understanding category) due Thurs. Nov. 17

2. Science in the News reminders - students presenting on Fri. Nov. 4

3. Muscle Action lab - complete and hand in for the end of class




Mon. Oct. 31
7A
1. Grades/ KIC assignment - due date for first assignment (Knowledge and Understanding category) due Thurs. Nov. 17
2. Science in the News reminders - students presenting on Fri. Nov. 4
3. Muscle Action lab - complete and hand in for the end of class


7B
1. Grades/ KIC assignment - due date for first assignment (Knowledge and Understanding category) due Wed. Nov. 16
2. Science in the News reminders - students presenting on Thurs. Nov. 3
3. Start SKIN! lesson - to download notes:



Fri. Oct. 28
ONLY 7C
1. Finish and hand in skeletal system and muscular system
- finished in class? extra +2 bonus marks on these worksheets

Thurs. Oct. 27
7A
1. Skeletal system quiz
2. Plan/film video clips for Washington D.C. class
3. Muscular and Skeletal system worksheets due at the end of class



PAGES 2, 3, AND 4 :

7B
1. Muscle action lab - complete in partners, due at the end of class
2. Finished? Read CH 18 - Skin (our next topic!)

7C
1. Skeletal system quiz
2. Science in the News presentation dates
3. Skeletal and muscular system worksheets - due tomorrow in class



PAGES 2, 3, AND 4 :
4. Plan/film Washington D.C. class video clips

Wed. Oct. 26
7B
1. Skeletal system quiz
2. Finish skeletal system and muscular system worksheets
3. Finish filming video clips for Washington D.C. class video

Tues. Oct. 25
7A
1. Science in the News presentation dates
2. Introduction to muscles note
3. Plan Washington D.C. video responses
4. Quiz on skeletal system on Thurs. Oct. 27

7B
1. Muscles and skeletal system worksheets - due Thursday Oct. 27



PAGES 2, 3, AND 4 :
2. Plan Washington D.C. video responses
3. Quiz on Skeletal system on Wed. Oct. 26

7C
1. Pick up science journals, check grade
2. Introduction to muscles note
3. Bones in your body song/bone and joint video clip/Washington D.C. class video
4. Quiz on skeletal system on Thurs. Oct. 27

Mon. Oct. 24
7A
1. Pick up science journals, check grade
2. Finish skeletal system note
3. What shape are your bones? activity (last slide in skeletal system powerpoint)
4. Bill Nye bones and muscles video clip and Washington D.C. class video clip

7B
1. Pick up science journals, check grade
2. Science in the News presentation dates
3. Finish What shape are your bones activity
4. Bill Nye bones and muscles video clip and Washington D.C. class video clip
5. Introduction to muscles note
6. Quiz on skeletal system on Wednesday October 26

Thurs. Oct. 20
7A
1. Finish levels of organization note
2. Time to finish Science Journal from yesterday - due tomorrow at end of class in labelled box
See last slide of yesterday's note for the question : create a flowchart of the levels of organization and draw a picture that illustrates each. Also make sure that each level is clearly labeled.
3. Introduction to the skeletal system note
4. Distribution of hall passes! Remember to keep these safe and use them when you need to, however each returned at the end of Term 2 will give you 5 bonus points!
7B
1. Finish skeletal system note
2. What shape are your bones? activity (last slide in skeletal system powerpoint)
3. Finish and hand in science journal

7C
1. Finish skeletal system note
2. What shape are your bones? activity (last slide in skeletal system powerpoint)
3. Finish and hand in science journal


Wed. Oct. 19
7B and 7C only
1. Finish levels of organization note
2. Time to finish Science Journal from yesterday - due tomorrow at end of class in labelled box
See last slide of yesterday's note for the question : create a flowchart of the levels of organization and draw a picture that illustrates each. Also make sure that each level is clearly labeled.
3. Introduction to the skeletal system note
4. Distribution of hall passes! Remember to keep these safe and use them when you need to, however each returned at the end of Term 2 will give you 5 bonus points!

Tues. Oct. 18 - START TERM 2 - WELCOME BACK!! :)
7A, 7B AND 7C
1. Introduction to the human body brainstorm
2. Key questions for the term/human body trivia
We will answer these questions by the end of the term:
- What are the parts of each body system and how do they work together?
- How does the human body carry out all of the functions needed for our survival?
3. Levels of organization in the human body: finish tomorrow
to download:


END OF FIRST QUARTER (TERM 1)
Thurs. Oct. 6
7A and 7C
1. Cells and cell reproduction test
2. Work on last assignments/missing/incomplete/bonus for tomorrow! LAST DAY FOR WORK TO BE HANDED IN

7B
1. Return tests and make corrections
2. Hand in any hall passes and add bonus points
3. Watch Planet Earth: deserts


Wed. Oct. 5
7B
1. Cells and cell reproduction test
2. Work on last assignments/missing/incomplete/bonus for tomorrow! LAST DAY FOR WORK TO BE HANDED IN

7C
1. Review game for cells and cellular reproduction test on Thurs. Oct. 6
2. Time to work on incomplete/missing work, flipbook activity, or study guide (study guide is due tomorrow before the test)


Tues. Oct. 4
7A
1. Review game for cells and cellular reproduction test on Thurs. Oct. 6
2. Time to work on incomplete/missing work, flipbook activity, or study guide due Thurs. before test

7B
1. Review game for cells and cellular reproduction test on Wed. Oct. 5
2. Time to work on incomplete/missing work, flipbook activity, or study guide due Thurs. before test

7C
1. Grades/reinforcement list - all incomplete, missing or bonus work must be handed in to Ms.Young by Thurs. Oct. 6
2. Introduction to meiosis
3. Mitosis flipbook activity, study guide work time - due Thurs. Oct. 6 before test


Mon. Oct. 3
7A
1. Grades/reinforcement list - all incomplete, missing or bonus work must be handed in to Ms.Young by Thurs. Oct. 6
2. Meiosis continued...
3. Mitosis/meiosis questions - due tomorrow for a check
4. Work on study guide (possible +10% on test) or flipbook bonus activity

7B
1. Grades/reinforcement list - all incomplete, missing or bonus work must be handed in to Ms.Young by Thurs. Oct. 6
2. check mitosis/meiosis worksheets
3. DNA note and video clips
4. Work on study guide (possible +10% on test) or flipbook bonus activity

Fri. Sept. 30
MIDDLE SCHOOL SPORTS DAY!
Science in the News due today by 6PM. See the Science in the News page for more instructions/reminders!



Thurs. Sept. 29
7A
1. hand in Tic Tac Toe assignment
2. Reminder about science in the news due Fri. Sept. 30
3. Introduction to meiosis note
4. Study guide for cell test next Thurs. Sept. 29 - download and complete correctly and in full sentences for an extra +10% on your test!


7B
1. Meiosis continued
2. Mitosis/meiosis worksheets - due Mon. Oct. 3
3. Flipbook mitosis activity - bonus!
4. Study guide work time (test next Wed. Oct. 5)

7C
1. hand in Osmosis Egg lab
2. Mitosis continued - animations and hand model!
3. Study guide for test next Thursday October 6- click below to download. If you complete this correctly and in full sentences, you may have +10% on your test!

4. Reminder about science in the news due Fri. Sept. 30


Wed. Sept. 28
7B
1. Please hand in Tic Tac Toe assignment
2. Reminder: Science in the News due for Friday, Sept. 30 6PM
3. Introduction to meiosis note
4. Study guide for test next Wed. Oct. 5 - complete all correctly and hand in when you have your test for a possible 10% bonus


5. Finished? complete the flipbook mitosis activity


7C
1. Introduction to mitosis note
2. Finish writing up osmosis egg lab and hand in for the end of class
3. Tic Tac Toe assignment 3 time
4. Reminder: Science in the News due latest Fri. Sept. 30 by 6PM on wiki.


Tues. Sept. 27
Reminder that_ALL Science in the News will be due LATEST 6PM on Fri. Sept. 30 (See the Science in the News page for a reminder).
7C
1. last day of Egg Osmosis observation
2. Write lab and hand in for the end of class
3. Tic tac toe work time tomorrow - please bring materials to class. Due THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 29

7B
1. Mitosis continued....
2. Tic Tac Toe work period - reminder for Tic Tac Toe due tomorrow (Sept. 28)

7A
1. Mitosis continued and hand model of mitosis
2. Tic Tac Toe work period - due next class on Thurs. Sept. 29

Mon. Sept. 26
Reminder that ALL Science in the News will be due LATEST 6PM on Fri. Sept. 30 (See the Science in the News page for a reminder).
7A
1. Grades and reinforcement list
2. Finish science journals and hand in (question from last week)
3. Introduction to mitosis
Click here for an animation of mitosis Want to see another? Click here!
4. Tic Tac Toe work time tomorrow! bring necessary materials/information to class (due on Thurs. Sept. 29)

7B
1. Grades and reinforcement list
2. Introduction to mitosis
Click here for an animation of mitosis Want to see another? Click here!
3. Return plant/animal cell quizzes
4. Tic Tac Toe work time tomorrow! bring necessary materials/information to class (due on Wed. Sept. 28)

Fri. Sept. 23
7A
1. Science in the news presentations
2. Finish asexual reproduction note
3. Time to finish science journal and hand in on Monday

7C
1. Science in the news presentations
2. Egg observations
3. Return plant/animal cell quizzes


Thurs. Sept. 22
7A
1. Osmosis egg observations
2. Explain lab report write-up and hand in for the end of class
3. Reminder: Science in the News presentations tomorrow!

7B
1. Science in the News presentations
2. Finish asexual reproduction note
3. Finish SJ due at end of class (question from Tuesday)

7C
1. Animal and plant cell functions/Cell as a factory quiz
2. Finish Osmosis note - hypertonic, hypotonic and isotonic solutions
2. Osmosis group egg lab - begin and take first day observations
3. Reminder Science in the News presentations tomorrow!


Wed. Sept. 21
7B
1. Osmosis egg observations
2. Explain lab report write-up and hand in for the end of class
3. Reminder: Science in the News presentations tomorrow!


7C
1. Finish cell as a factory/plant and animal cell parts worksheet
2. Cell diffusion and Osmosis note
3. Finish SJ from yesterday
4. Quiz on cell as a factory/plant and animal cell parts TOMORROW!
want to review? check out this site! (interactive cell)



Tues. Sept. 20
7A and 7B
1. Animal and plant cell functions/parts of a factory quiz
2. Osmosis egg lab observations
3. Asexual reproduction note
4. SJ: Compare and contrast two types of asexual reproduction AND explain which type is the 'best' form of reproduction.

7C
1. Hand in music experiment lab
2. Grades/reinforcement list
3. Introduction to cells brainstorm
4. Cell as a factory/comparing animal and plant cell parts
5. SJ: What are some differences between plant and animal cell parts? Explain why you think there may be differences.


Mon. Sept. 19
7A and 7B
1. Grades / reinforcement list
2. Osmosis note
3. Start osmosis egg lab - due at end of week (one per group)
lost your copy?
4. Animal and plant cell functions quiz TOMORROW!


Fri. Sept. 16 - HAPPY LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP DAY! :)
7A
1. Take up cell as a factory note/plant and animal cell differences
Interested in reviewing parts of the cell? Check this out! Want to see the cell membranes in action? Click here!
2. Time to finish science journal (SJ) question from yesterday and hand in for end of class
3. Cell Diffusion note

7C
1.Time to write music lab and hand in for end of class - not finished? complete as homework and hand in for Tues. Sept. 20
Need another copy?


Thurs. Sept. 15
7C
1. Please hand in Tic Tac Toe assignment
2. Collect data results for music experiment


7B
1. Take up cell as a factory note/plant and animal cell differences
Interested in reviewing parts of the cell? Check this out! Want to see the cell membranes in action? Click here!
2. Time to finish science journal (SJ) question from yesterday and hand in for end of class
3. Cell Diffusion note

7A
1. Please hand in Tic Tac Toe Assignment
2. Introduction to cells - brainstorm
3. Review of animal and plant cell/cell as a factory note
- check out THIS LINKto compare the size of different cells and other particles.
4. SJ: What are the differences between animal and plant cells? Why do you think there are differences?


Wed. Sept. 14
7B
1. Please hand in Tic Tac Toe Assignment
2. Introduction to cells - brainstorm
3. Review of animal and plant cell/cell as a factory note - check out THIS LINKto compare the size of different cells and other particles.
4. SJ: What are the differences between animal and plant cells? Why do you think there are differences?


7C
1. Tic Tac Toe work period (due tomorrow)
Tues. Sept. 13
7A and 7B
1. Work period for Tic Tac toe - due Wed. Sept. 14 (7B) and Thurs. Sept. 15 (7A)
2. Finish music experiment lab to hand in for end of class

7C - NO CLASS (MAP TEST)


Mon. Sept. 12
7A
1. Music experiment write-up handout
2. Time for lab
3. Reminder: Tic Tac Toe work period tomorrow (due on Thurs. Sept. 15)
REMEMBER there are not enough computers for everyone so please bring any information/materials you might need!

7B
1. Music experiment write-up handout
2. Time for lab
3. Reminder: Tic Tac Toe work period tomorrow (due on Wed. Sept. 14)
REMEMBER there are not enough computers for everyone so please bring any information/materials you might need!

Fri. Sept. 9
7A
1. Grades for midterm
2. Science in the news presentations
3. finish music experiment results

7C
1. Grades for midterm
2. Science in the news presentations
3. Start music experiment

Thurs. Sept. 8
7B
1. Grades for midterm
2. Science in the news presentations
3. finish music experiment

7C
1. Grades for midterm
2. Cells wordsearch and terms for help, Check out this link!
7A
1. Grades for midterm
2. Time to finish reflex/sense labs
3. lab rubric - for a copy, click here!
4. music experiment



Wed. Sept. 7
7B
1. lab rubric - for a copy, click here!
2. Music experiment

7C
1. Reflex lab
2. hand in graphing worksheet and lab at the end of the class!


Tues. Sept. 6
7C
1. Please hand in identifying variables worksheet
2. Grades and reinforcement list
3. Graphing review
4. Graphing worksheet - due tomorrow!

7A and 7B
1. Hand in graphing worksheet
2. Reaction time lab



Mon. Sept. 5 (7A and 7B)
1. Please hand in identifying variables worksheet
2. Grades and reinforcement list
3. Graphing review
4. Graphing worksheet - due tomorrow!


Fri. Sept. 2 (7A and 7C)
1. Science in the news presentations
2. Finish variables worksheet from yesterday (due Mon. (7A) and Tues. (7C))
3. Finish and hand in science journal from yesterday (images below)


Thurs. Sept. 1
7B
1. Science in the news presentations
2. Graphing review - worksheet to complete next week
3. Finish variables worksheet from yesterday
4. Finish and hand in science journal from yesterday (images below on Wed. Aug. 31)

7A and 7C
1. Hand in Tic-Tac-Toe Assignment
2. Variables lesson and note - worksheet due Mon. Sept. 5 (Tues. Sept. 6 for 7C)
3. Observations vs. inferences demonstration
4. SJ: List 5 observations and 5 inferences for EACH of the images below:
birthdayparty.jpg examination_table.jpg



Wed. Aug. 31 (7B)
1. Hand in Tic-Tac-Toe Assignment
2. Variables lesson and note - worksheet due Mon. Sept. 5
3. Observations vs. inferences demonstration
4. SJ: List 5 observations and 5 inferences for EACH of the images below:
birthdayparty.jpg examination_table.jpg


Tues. Aug. 30 (7A and 7B)
1. Work period for Tic-Tac-Toe assignment (due 7B: Wed. Aug. 31/7A and 7C:Thurs.Sept. 1)
2. Finish scientific method posters

Tues. Aug. 30 (7C)
1. Science in the News presentation dates
2. Time to finish scientific method group posters
3. Scientific method quiz
4. Reminder to bring TIC-TAC-TOE materials to class tomorrow to work on assignment in class/library - FIRST TIC TAC TOE ASSIGNMENT DUE THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 1
5. REMINDER about Science in the News presentations starting Thurs. Sept. 1 (7B) and Fri. Sept. 2 (7A)


Mon. Aug. 29 (7A and 7B)
1. Science in the News presentation dates
2. Time to finish scientific method group posters
3. Scientific method quiz
4. Reminder to bring TIC-TAC-TOE materials to class tomorrow to work on assignment in class/library - FIRST TIC TAC TOE ASSIGNMENT DUE WEDNESDAY AUGUST 31 (7B) OR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 1 (7A AND 7C)
5. REMINDER about Science in the News presentations starting Thurs. Sept. 1 (7B) and Fri. Sept. 2 (7A)

Fri. Aug. 26 (7A and 7C)
1. Finish scientific method note
2. Scientific method group poster - hand in at end of class!
3. Reminder of scientific method quiz on MONDAY and reminder to bring materials for TIC-TAC-TOE work period TUESDAY
4. Time in library to work on TIC-TAC-TOE if finished other work


Thurs. Aug. 25
7A
1. Quiz announcement on Monday August 29 on scientific method
2. Tic tac toe assignment and work period in library - first due date: NEXT Thurs. Sept. 1

7B
1. Hand in science journals
2. Tic tac toe assignment and work period in computer lab - first due date: NEXT Wed. Aug. 31

7C
1. Quiz announcement on Tuesday August 30 on scientific method
2. Tic tac toe assignment and work period in computer lab - first due date: NEXT Thurs. Sept. 1


Wed. Aug. 24 (7B and 7C only)
7B
1. Quiz announcement on Monday August 29 on scientific method
2. Finish scientific method note


3. Scientific method poster to start, will complete in class on Monday (groups of 2/3)

7C
1. Finish video and post-test
2. Grades and missing work – remember that your grade code is the DAY you were born and the number of the MONTH you were born in. Ex: My birthday is May 10. 10 is the day of my birth and 5 is the month of May. My code is 105.
3. Scientific method note


Tues. Aug. 23
7C
1. Lab materials worksheet due
2. Scientific method pre-test
3. Scientific method video (20mins)
4. SJ from Fri. Aug. 19 to finish: Why do we perform labs and experiments? Is there a procedure to follow?

7B
1. Finish video and post-test
2. Grades and missing work – remember that your grade code is the DAY you were born and the number of the MONTH you were born in. Ex: My birthday is May 10. 10 is the day of my birth and 5 is the month of May. My code is 105.
3. Scientific method note

7A
1. Lab materials worksheet due
2. Return post-test scientific method and take up answers
3. Grades and missing work – remember that your grade code is the DAY you were born and the number of the MONTH you were born in. Ex: My birthday is May 10. 10 is the day of my birth and 5 is the month of May. My code is 105.
4. Scientific method note


Mon. Aug. 22
7A and 7B
1. Lab materials worksheet due
2. Scientific method pre-test
3. Scientific method video
4. Scientific method note


Fri. Aug. 19
7C
1. Hearing lab
2. Science in the News - example and presentation dates: check your grades page
3. SJ: Why do perform labs and experiments? Is there a procedure to follow? - not enought time (for Tuesday August 23)
4. Hand in Science Journals

7A
1. Finish lab materials matching game
2. Lab materials worksheet - due Tues. Aug. 23
3. Scientific method song and pre-test
4. homework: join wiki and POST ON YOUR CLASS PAGE a question you would like to investigate this year.


Thurs. Aug. 18
7C
1. Finish lab materials matching game
2. Lab materials worksheet - due Tues. Aug. 23
3. Scientific method song
4. Reminder science journals due tomorrow
5. Homework: join wiki and post a Science question IN YOUR CLASS DISCUSSION SECTION that you would like to find the answer this year!

7B
1.Time to finish SJ: Why do we perform labs and experiments? Is there a procedure to follow? and hand in SJ notebooks
2. Lab materials worksheet - due Mon. Aug. 22
3. Scientific method song

7A
1. Finish and hand in penny lab (15 minutes)
2. Science in the News assignment - click here for the instructions
3. Wiki homework: join and post a question in your class page (7A)
4. Lab materials matching review
5. Reminder science journals due tomorrow

Wed. Aug. 17
7B
1. Finish and hand in penny lab (15 minutes)
2. Science in the News assignment - click here for the instructions
3. Wiki homework: join and post a question in your class page (7B)
4. Lab materials matching review
5. Reminder science journals due tomorrow
SJ: Why do we perform labs and experiments? Is there a procedure to follow?

7C
1. Finish and hand in airplane lab (15 minutes)
2. SJ: What changes could you make to your airplane to make it fly farther?
3. Science in the News assignment - click here for the instructions!
4. Lab materials matching review

Tues. Aug. 16
7C
1. Collect/check safety form
2. Paper airplane lab - groups of 2, hand in at end of class
3. SJ: What would you change about your airplane to make it fly farther?
4. Hall passes/textbooks


7B/7A
1. Collect/check safety form
2. Surface tension and cohesion note
3. Penny lab - groups of 2, hand in at end of class
4. Textbooks and hall passes



Fri. Aug. 12
7C
1. Surface tension and cohesion note
2. Penny lab
3. Textbooks and hall passes

7A
1. Student questionnaire
2. Finish science contract and complete Following Instructions activity
3. Science journal (SJ) and first question: What did you do over your vacation? List and describe at least 5 science-related things that happened over your vacation.
4. Hall passes and textbook signout

Thurs. Aug. 11
7B
1. Student questionnaire
2. Finish science contract and complete Following Instructions activity
3. Science journal (SJ) and first question: What did you do over your vacation? List and describe at least 5 science-related things that happened over your vacation.
4. Hall passes and textbook signout

7C
1. Finish science contract and complete Following Instructions activity
2. Science journal (SJ) and first question: What did you do over your vacation? List and describe at least 5 science-related things that happened over your vacation.
3. Hall passes and textbook signout
4. Student questionnaire (finish and hand in)

7A
1. Welcome picture slideshow
2. Middle school science classroom expectations - needs to be signed by student and parent/guardian and returned by Tues. Aug. 16
can download another copy here:
3. Who are you?? Information form - finish and hand in next class


Wed. Aug. 10
7B
1. Welcome picture slideshow
2. Middle school science classroom expectations - needs to be signed by student and parent/guardian and returned by Tues. Aug. 16
- can download another copy here:

7C
1. Welcome picture slideshow
2. Middle school science classroom expectations - needs to be signed by student and parent/guardian and returned by Tues. Aug. 16
can download another copy here:
3. Who are you?? Information form - finish and hand in next class