Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Science Notebook Table of Contents

Check your student's science notebook to make sure they have everything in order.  The table of contents or order of the hand out should go as follows:

Date
Science Journal/Notebook
Table of Content (first two pages)
Page #
8/07
Syllabus
1
8/08
Notes: Safety in the Lab
2
8/11
Bellringer
3

HO: Lab Safety Symbols
4

Bellringer 1-1
5

HO: Napoleon Dynamite
6

Learning Channel Preference
7

Lab Safety contract
8
8/13
Student Progress Report
9
8/14
Scientific Method Graphic Organizer
10
8/14
Scientific Method and Experimental Design Notes
11
8/15
The Scientific Process
12

Lab: Designer Plans
13
8/18
Bellringer 1-2
14

Note:  Mean, Median, Mode and Range and Practice
15
8/19
Posting a Scientific Question
16

HO: Observation and Inference check-up
17
8/20
HO: Graphing in Science
18

HO: Plotting a Line Graph/and Practice
19

Social Studies this week.

Just wanted to let everybody know that we will have a quiz over chapter 1 sections 1 and 2. The quiz will consist of multiple choice questions, as well as a vocabulary matching section. Also due this week will be our second bellringers. Hope everybody is having a great year so far!

Monday, August 18, 2014

Science Test A NOS Friday Aug 22nd

Students will have their first Test over the Nature of Science (NOS) Friday Aug. 22nd.  Students have all they need in their science journal/notebook to prepare for this test, see the Gold Student Progress Chart.  Part of the test will be vocabulary the other half application and higher order thinking questions.

Science Quiz Tuesday Aug. 19th

Science students will have a short quiz to assess where they are in the learning cycle over the Scientific Method/Experimental Design.  Students will need to study pages 9-13 in their science journals/notebooks.  The quiz will be Tuesday Aug. 19th.