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Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

posted by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated ]

Do Now:                       Character Ed Schedule Today: Career Day Selection!
1. Take out your OOBLECK Lab from yesterday.  
2. Turn in any missing completed work from last week into the class inbox. 
3. Review the definition of matter with a friend. 
  
Today's Goals:                  Intro to Matter
1. OOBLECK Debate: Is it a Liquid or Solid?         Debate Notes HERE
2. Phases of Matter Quiz- Show what you know!

Homework: 
OOBLECK Lab due tomorrow (Per 1, 3, and 6)     Honors version HERE due Friday

Monday, November 11th, 2019

posted Nov 11, 2019, 3:57 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Nov 11, 2019, 5:28 AM ]

1. Pick up your science notebook. 
2. Turn in any completed work from last week into the class inbox. 
  
Today's Goals:                  Intro to Matter
Quick review of what you did while I was away, and then...
OOBLECK Lab Today!                             Honors version HERE

Homework: 
Any missing work- finish it up!
Oobleck Lab- finish UP TO debate section TONIGHT. 
STUDY: Phases of Matter & Phase Changes QUIZ TOMORROW  Study Guide HERE

November 4th, 5th and 6th, 2019

posted Nov 1, 2019, 1:35 PM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                                                      
1. Sit quietly in your assigned seat and wait for attendance to be completed. 
Today's Goals:                 

Monday 11/4

Tuesday 11/5

Wed. 11/6

Finish copying MATTER notes into your science notebook. (posted in Google Classroom)

Peer Review a classmate’s SCALE section of their portfolio - Instructions in G.Classroom (due Tues 11/12)

EdPuzzle “Hunting the Elements” (finish by Monday 11/11 @11:59pm)

Honors ONLY: Venn Diagram of Phases (periods 4 & 7)

Astronomy Portfolio Reflection (doc in Google Classroom). Due Tues 11/12

Finished everything? Make your Astronomy Portfolio BETTER. (Remember, this is part of your MIDTERM grade) 

All classes: Phase Changes “Lab” (on paper)

Start EdPuzzle “Hunting the Elements” (posted in Google Classroom)

HW: 

1. Finish Phase Changes Lab due Wednesday 11/6- put in inbox!

2. Bring headphones tomorrow

HW: 

1. Phases Lab due tomorrow!

2. Bring headphones tomorrow.

HW: 

1. See updated due dates below.

2. Have a nice long weekend!

Homework: 
Phases Lab due Wednesday 11/6. (put in the class inbox when done!)
EdPuzzle due Monday 11/11 @11:59pm.
Scale Peer Review & Astronomy Portfolio Reflection due 11/12
Next Quiz: Tuesday 11/12: Phases of Matter & Phase Changes   Study Guide HERE

Friday, November 1st, 2019

posted Nov 1, 2019, 3:44 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Nov 1, 2019, 4:14 AM ]

Do Now:                                                                      
1. Pick up your science notebook. 
2. Take out your Matter Formatives worksheet  to be checked. 
3. Set up a Unit 3 tab in your notebook. Add it to the Table of Contents. Create a Do Now and Vocab page. 
  
Today's Goals:                 
1. Intro to Matter: To understand CHEMISTRY, we must first understand the basic forms in which all matter is found on Earth. 
2. An Overview of Next Week: When Boze is Away, the students shall.....

Homework: 
Scale Section of your Astronomy Portfolio is due Sunday 11/3 @ 11:59pm
Next Quiz: Tuesday 11/12: Phases of Matter & Phase Changes   Study Guide HERE

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

posted Oct 31, 2019, 3:59 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Oct 31, 2019, 11:43 AM ]

Do Now:                                                                                 Happy Halloween!           
1. If you did a study guide on PAPER, make sure your name is on it and put it into the class inbox (it's okay to put your whole notebook in- just mark with a sticky where to look. If you did a study guide on Google Classroom or digitally, be sure to TURN IN the assignment so you can be given credit. 
2. Any last minute questions before today's test? 
  
Today's Goals:                 
1. Show what you know: Unit 2 Test today on The Reasons for Seasons and The Scale of the Solar System.
2. After the test- what do you know about MATTER? Matter Formatives worksheet
3. Still have time? Work on your Astronomy Portfolio.  (due Sunday 11/3 at 11:59pm)

Homework: 
Scale Section of your Astronomy Portfolio is due Sunday 11/3 @ 11:59pm

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

posted Oct 29, 2019, 5:57 PM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                        
1. Do you have your study guide completed? You will check it in with Ms. Boze TOMORROW (Thurs) at the start of class.    (Also- the Scale Planning worksheet)
2. Pick up a "Seasons Final Review" worksheet from the front counter. 
  
Today's Goals:                 Review Day!
1. Seasons Final Review- complete worksheet, then check your answers!
2. Quizizz (play one round independently- access in Google Classroom)
3. Quizlet Live (optional) OR you can continue trying to do better in Quizizz OR check your study guide answers against the answer key in Google Classroom. 

Homework: 
STUDY!!!! (Study Guide Answer Key & Study Tools are in Google Classroom!)
UNIT 2 TEST IS THURSDAY!
Scale Section of your Astronomy Portfolio is due Sunday 11/3 @ 11:59pm

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

posted Oct 29, 2019, 4:03 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Oct 29, 2019, 4:17 AM ]

Do Now:                         Digital Citizenship Lesson Finale today!
1. Pick up your science notebook. 
2. Turn in your Shrinking the Solar System  lab. (if you didn't already)
3. On your Do Now page, write today's date and respond: "Make one connection between understanding the SCALE of the solar system and the reasons for SEASONS."
  
Today's Goals:                 Tying Up the Loose Ends Today!
Study Guide Work Day/ Scale Planning Day/ Check-ins for grades & missing assignments Day....

Homework: 
Scale Planning worksheet (Astronomy Portfolio) due Wednesday
Unit 2 Study Guide is due Wednesday 10/30 (periods 4, and 7 OPTIONAL)
UNIT 2 TEST IS THIS THURSDAY!
Scale Section of your Astronomy Portfolio is due Sunday 11/3 @ 11:59pm

Monday, October 28th, 2019

posted Oct 28, 2019, 3:41 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Oct 28, 2019, 5:12 AM ]

Do Now:                         
1. Pick up your science notebook. 
2. Did you finish your Shrinking the Solar System  lab? Get it from table 1 and keep it at your desk if you need more time, or put in the inbox for the last time if it is completed to the BEST of your ability. 
  
Today's Goals:                  Scale of our Solar System :  Grand Finale!
Wrapping up our study of the Solar System with two videos and our BIG IDEAS. 
Shrinking the Solar System continues today (if needed)      Honors Version HERE

Homework: 
Shrinking the Solar System lab due tomorrow (if not finished yet)
Scale Planning worksheet (Astronomy Portfolio) due Wednesday
Unit 2 Study Guide is due Wednesday 10/30 (periods 4, and 7 OPTIONAL)
UNIT 2 TEST IS THIS THURSDAY!

Friday, October 25th, 2019

posted Oct 25, 2019, 3:47 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Oct 25, 2019, 7:11 AM ]

Do Now:                         
1. Grab your Shrinking the Solar System  lab from table 1. 
2. Pick up a calculator from the round table. 
3. With a neighbor (or think to yourself), discuss: "Why is it easier to study a scale model of the solar system than studying it in true size?"
  
Today's Goals:                  Scale of our Solar System
Shrinking the Solar System continues today! Lab day #2       Honors Version HERE
(continued Monday, if needed)

Homework: 
None!

Thursday, October 24th, 2019

posted Oct 24, 2019, 3:41 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                         
1. Pick up your science notebook. 
2. Take out your Scale Practice worksheet, to be checked/discussed. (from Tues) 
3. Turn to a neighbor and discuss: If you drove in a car (60mph) from the Earth to Mars (33.9 million miles), how many hours do you think it would take to get there?
  
Today's Goals:                  Scale of our Solar System
Shrinking the Solar System begins today! Lab day #1             Honors Version HERE
(continued tomorrow)

Homework: 
None!

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