Earth Science / Sept. 11 – Sept. 15

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Sept. 11, 2017 Work on Chapter 2 Project – Getting on the Map

Join Google Classroom (Earth Science)

Daily Task: Work on the assigned project

HW: No HW

 
Tues. Sept. 12, 2017 Work on Chapter 2 Project – Getting on the Map Daily Task: Work on the assigned project

HW: No HW

 
Wed. Sept. 13, 2017 2-3 Maps and Computers

*Science Fair Research Notecards Part I due date!* (Google Classroom)

Daily Task: Read pg. 49-51, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Thurs. Sept. 14, 2017 NO SCHOOL

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY

NO SCHOOL  
Fri. Sept. 15, 2017 NO SCHOOL

INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY

NO SCHOOL  
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Earth Science / Sept. 4 – Sept. 8

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Sept. 4, 2017 Introduce Chapter 2 – Mapping Earth’s Surface

Chapter Project – Getting on the Map

 2-1 Exploring Earth’s Surface

http://www.eartheclipse.com/geology/what-are-landforms-and-major-types-of-landforms-on-earth.html

Daily Task: Read pg. 34-38, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Tues. Sept. 5, 2017 2-2 Models of Earth

*Bring your device to class – NEARPOD*

Daily Task: Read pg. 39-47, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Wed. Sept. 6, 2017 2-3 Maps and Computers

 

Daily Task: Read pg. 49-51, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Thurs. Sept. 7, 2017 Work on Chapter 2 Project – Getting on the Map Daily Task: Work on the assigned project

HW: No HW

 
Fri. Sept. 8, 2017 Work on Chapter 2 Project – Getting on the Map

How to Make a Scale Drawing (YouTube)

Khan Academy Video (How to Make a Scale Drawing)

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-seventh-grade-math/cc-7th-geometry/cc-7th-scale-drawings/v/constructing-scale-drawings

Daily Task: Work on the assigned project

HW: No HW

 

Earth Science / Aug. 28 – Sept. 1

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Aug. 28, 2017 Work on Chapter 1 Project – Build a Model! Daily Task: Work on the assigned project

HW: No HW

 
Tues. Aug. 29, 2017 Present Chapter 1 Project – Build a Model!

 *Chapter 1 Online Quiz – www.engradepro.com

Daily Task: Present the assigned project

HW: No HW

Chapter 1 Online QUIZ
Wed. Aug. 30, 2017 Introduce Chapter 2 – Mapping Earth’s Surface

*Create new Teams!*

Chapter Project – Getting on the Map

 2-1 Exploring Earth’s Surface

http://www.eartheclipse.com/geology/what-are-landforms-and-major-types-of-landforms-on-earth.html

Daily Task: Read pg. 34-38, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Thurs. Aug. 31, 2017 2-2 Models of Earth

 *Bring your device to class – NEARPOD*

How to choose a Science Fair Project: https://www.stevespanglerscience.com/blog/2012/01/09/science-fair-911-choose-a-topic-project-ideas/

https://www.livescience.com/38122-science-fair-project-topics.html

Daily Task: Read pg. 39-47, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Fri. Sept. 1, 2017 2-3 Maps and Computers

CH1 TEST

Daily Task: Read pg. 49-51, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 

Earth Science / Aug. 14 – Aug. 18

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Aug. 14, 2017 Introduce Chapter 1 – Introduction to Earth Science

 1-1 What is Science?

http://undsci.berkeley.edu/article/whatisscience_01

https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/science/en/

 

Daily Task: Read pg. 6-12, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Tues. Aug. 15, 2017 1-2 The Study of Earth Science

http://geology.com/articles/what-is-earth-science.shtml

http://www.livescience.com/46252-earth-science.html

Daily Task: Read pg. 13-18, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Wed. Aug. 16, 2017 1-3 The Nature of Technology

http://undsci.berkeley.edu/article/whathassciencedone_03

Daily Task: Read pg. 20-22, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Thurs. Aug. 17, 2017 1-4 Safety in the Science Laboratory

http://www.uft.org/chapters/lab-specialists/lab-safety-rules-for-students

Daily Task: Read pg. 23-27, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Fri. Aug. 18, 2017 Chapter 1 Review

 *Chapter 1 Online Quiz www.engradepro.com

Daily Task: Go over chapter 1 concepts

HW: No HW

Chapter 1 Online QUIZ

Earth Science / Aug. 06 – Aug. 10

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Aug. 7, 2017 Summer Holiday

NO SCHOOL

NO SCHOOL  
Tues. Aug. 8, 2017 Summer Holiday

NO SCHOOL

NO SCHOOL  
Wed. Aug. 9, 2017 bigstock-Welcome-back-to-school-Vector-48181301.jpg

Introduction to Earth Science

  1. Discuss Class Rules
  2. Discuss grading policy
  3. Create first teams

Introduction Letter:

Earth Science Intro Letter 2017-2018

Daily Task: Help create the class rules and create the first teams

HW: No HW

 
Thurs. Aug. 10, 2017 General Concepts

  1. Science
  2. Earth Science

http://www.literacynet.org/mi/assessment/findyourstrengths.html

Daily Task: Research concepts

HW: No HW

 
Fri. Aug. 11, 2017 Play Kahoot! Daily Task: Play the game

HW: No HW

 

Earth Science / may 22 – May 26

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. May 22, 2017 Present Chapter 21 Project – Stars & Constellations Daily Task: Present the Project

HW: No HW

 
Tues. May 23, 2017 *Go to the Information Center!*

Watch the Videos and take notes on important key concepts

The Big Bang – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9B7Ix2VQEGo

Distances – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWMh61yutjU

Daily Task: Watch the videos

HW: No HW

 
Wed. May 24, 2017 Astronomy Discussion – Questions & Answers Daily Task: Participate in the discussion

HW: No HW

 
Thurs. May 25, 2017 Astronomy Discussion – Questions & Answers Daily Task: Participate in the discussion

HW: No HW

 
Fri. May 26, 2017 Movie Day! HW: No HW  

Earth Science / May 8 – May 12

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. May 8, 2017 21-1 Telescopes

http://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-equipment/types-of-telescopes/

 

Daily Task: Read pg. 744-750, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Tues. May 9, 2017 Work on Chapter 21 Project – Constellations (Go to the Information Center)

 Your project for this chapter is:

  1. Choose a constellation:
    • Name of the constellation
    • Location in the universe
    • Distance from Earth
    • Name of the stars that make up the constellation
    • Mythology for your constellation
  2. Choose a star in the universe
    • Name of the chosen star
    • Location in the universe
    • Distance from Earth (in light years and kilometers)
  3. Create your own constellation
    • Start with the star you chose in step 2
    • Create your constellation by adding stars around the one you chose in step 2
    • Name each star you added
    • Name your constellation
    • Create a mythology for your constellation
Project  
Wed. May 10, 2017 21-2 Characteristics of Stars

http://sciencing.com/characteristics-star-5916715.html

http://www.atlanta.k12.ga.us/cms/lib/GA01000924/Centricity/Domain/2719/Characteristics%20of%20Stars.pdf

Daily Task: Read pg. 752-759, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Thurs. May 11, 2017 21-3 Lives of Stars

https://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/imagegallery/image_feature_1154.html

http://www.spacetelescope.org/science/stellar_evolution/

Daily Task: Read pg. 744-750, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Fri. May 12, 2017 Work on Chapter 21 Project – Constellations (Go to the Information Center) Project  

Earth Science / April 24 – April 28

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Apr. 24, 2017 Work on Chapter 20 Project – Solar System Infographic

**For the Infographic you can use:

  1. Piktochart www.piktochart.com
  2. Venngage www.venngage.com
  3. Infogr.am www.infogr.am
Project  
Tues. Apr. 25, 2017 Work on Chapter 20 Project – Solar System Infographic Project  
Wed. Apr. 26, 2017 Work on Chapter 20 Project – Solar System Infographic Project  
Thurs. Apr. 27, 2017 Work on Chapter 20 Project – Solar System Infographic Project  
Fri. Apr. 28, 2017 Present Chapter 20 Project – Solar System Infographic Project  

Earth Science / April 17 – April 21

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Apr. 17, 2017 Semana Santa Holiday

NO SCHOOL

NO SCHOOL  
Tues. Apr. 18, 2017 Introduce Chapter 20 – The Solar System

 20-1 Observing the Solar System

http://www.kidsastronomy.com/solar_system.htm

http://solarviews.com/eng/solarsys.htm

20-2 The Sun

http://www.space.com/58-the-sun-formation-facts-and-characteristics.html

http://space-facts.com/the-sun/

Daily Task: Read pg. 706-710, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Section 1 Vocabulary and Main Idea

 
Wed. Apr. 19, 2017 20-3 The Inner Planets

http://www.universetoday.com/33059/inner-planets/

http://galileoandeinstein.physics.virginia.edu/more_stuff/flashlets/innerplanets.htm

http://www.creationtheory.com/solarsys.html

Daily Task: Read pg. 712-717, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Thurs. Apr. 20, 2017 *Go to the Information Center

 20-4 The Outer Planets

http://www.universetoday.com/33292/the-outer-planets/

http://lasp.colorado.edu/education/outerplanets/giantplanets_whatandwhere.php

Daily Task: Read pg. 720-727, copy the vocabulary and the main idea.

HW: Work not finished in class

 
Fri. Apr. 21, 2017 *Go to the Information Center

 Work on Chapter 20 Project – Solar System Infographic

**For the Infographic you can use:

  1. Piktochart www.piktochart.com
  2. Venngage www.venngage.com
  3. Infogr.am www.infogr.am
Project  

Earth Science / Apr. 03 – Apr. 07

DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK QUIZ/TEST/PROJECT
Mon. Apr. 3, 2017 Work on Chapter 19 Project – Earth, Moon, Sun, and Space Travel Project  
Tues. Apr. 4, 2017 Work on Chapter 19 Project – Earth, Moon, Sun, and Space Travel Project  
Wed. Apr. 5, 2017 PRESENT Chapter 19 Project – Earth, Moon, Sun, and Space Travel No HW  
Thurs. Apr. 6, 2017 PRESENT Chapter 19 Project – Earth, Moon, Sun, and Space Travel No HW  
Fri. Apr. 7, 2017 Chapter 19 Review Game! No HW