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Friday, January 19th, 2018

posted Jan 19, 2018, 4:06 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                               
1. Take out your notebook/study guide and STUDY! Quiz today!
2. Ask a neighbor/ask yourself: 
"What does photosynthesis have to do with CHEMISTRY?"
 
Today's Goals:
1. Show what you know about Physical & Chemical Changes, and the Chemistry of Digestion & Photosynthesis.
2. You get to start designing your experiment for our Hand Warmer Challenge next week!  (Pick up a planning sheet and start thinking!)      

Homework:
None! 
Next Assessment: Unit 4 Test Friday January 26th. Study Guide HERE

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

posted Jan 17, 2018, 10:14 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Snow Day!!!! Enjoy it!

Things to remember:
1. We are meeting in the library tomorrow (THURSDAY). Don't be late!
2. Your Photosynthesis Activity (Google Classroom) is due tomorrow @ 7:30am. Get it done!
3. Our next quiz is FRIDAY, on Physical & Chemical Changes and the Chemistry of Digestion & Photosynthesis. Here is a study guide

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

posted Jan 15, 2018, 5:20 PM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                               
1. You'll need headphones today... do you need to go to your locker?
2. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following:
This weekend, I ate ______. That connects to chemistry because ______."
 
Today's Goals:
1. Finish up Digestion group activity (Build a Stomach) today!   (W/ GROUP AT LAB TABLE)
2. Investigate the chemistry of Photosynthesis (Google Classroom). INDEPENDENTLY AT YOUR DESK.

Homework:
Finish Photosynthesis activity in Google Classroom by Thursday 1/18.
MEET IN LIBRARY TOMORROW (ALL CLASSES)
Next Assessment: Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Thursday Jan 18th, Study Guide HERE

Friday, January 12th, 2018

posted Jan 12, 2018, 3:38 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Jan 12, 2018, 6:06 AM ]

Do Now:                                               
1. You'll need headphones today... do you need to go to your locker?
2. Take out your Exo/Endothermic Reaction worksheet from yesterday. 
3. If you have not already, categorize each reaction we observed yesterday as EXO or ENDOthermic in the top data table. 
 
Today's Goals:
1. DIGESTION investigation activity How does chemistry connect to how we eat?
2.  (Video Link HEREDIGESTION video "quiz" - Open video first, then sign in to take "quiz".    

Homework:
Finish Digestive Video Questions (google classroom) if needed! Due Tues AM.
Next Assessment: Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Thursday Jan 18th, Study Guide HERE

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

posted Jan 11, 2018, 3:56 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                               
1. Turn in your Chemistry in a Bag Lab ! 
2. Take out last night's HW to be checked. 
 
Today's Goals:
Physical & Chemical Changes HOW do all the elements COMBINE to make up EVERYTHING?         

Homework:
Periods 2, 3, 5: NONE!
Next Assessment: Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Thursday Jan 18th, Study Guide HERE

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

posted Jan 10, 2018, 3:48 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Jan 10, 2018, 4:21 AM ]

Do Now:                                               
1. Take out your Chemistry in a Bag Lab  from yesterday.  
2. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following question:
"If the goal was to make more GAS in the chemistry in the bag lab, what ingredient would you increase?"
 
Today's Goals:
Chemistry in a Bag Lab Conservation of Mass demo today!
Physical & Chemical Changes HOW do all the elements COMBINE to make up EVERYTHING?         

Homework:
Period 2, 3, 5: Chemistry in a Bag Lab due Thursday. 
Next Assessment: Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Thursday Jan 18th, Study Guide HERE

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

posted Jan 9, 2018, 3:47 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                               
1. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following question:
"Give a reason why someone may think BOILING is a chemical change (think about confusing evidence) but it is actually a physical change."
 
Today's Goals:
Physical & Chemical Changes HOW do all the elements COMBINE to make up EVERYTHING?         

Homework:
Period 2, 3, 5: Chemistry in a Bag Lab due Thursday. 
Next Assessment: Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Thursday Jan 18th, Study Guide HERE

Monday, January 8th, 2018

posted Jan 8, 2018, 3:51 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                               
1. Grab a colored pencil and exchange HW worksheets with any classmate. 
2. Write your name on the top near theirs (in colored pencil). Then, start to look over their worksheet. We will "correct" them together!
 
Today's Goals:
Physical & Chemical Changes HOW do all the elements COMBINE to make up EVERYTHING?         

Homework:
P/C Mini-Lab due tomorrow (if you didn't finish/turn in today!) EXCEPT HONORS
Honors: P/C Mini-Lab write-up due Friday. 
Next Assessment: Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Thursday Jan 18th, Study Guide HERE

Friday, January 5th, 2018

posted Jan 5, 2018, 5:00 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Jan 5, 2018, 7:44 AM ]

Do Now:                                               
1. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following: 
"If I gave you a crayon, explain two ways you could change it PHYSICALLY. Explain one way you could change it chemically."  (stuck? look in your notes!)
 
Today's Goals:
When matter changes, what is happening INSIDE?!?! Physical & Chemical Changes HOW do all the elements COMBINE to make up EVERYTHING?         

Homework:
Physical/Chemical Change Quiz Friday Jan 12th, Study Guide HERE

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2017

posted Jan 3, 2018, 3:58 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                                               
1. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following: 
"Think back to yesterday's experiments. What do you think was happening to change the iodine from brown to black when it touched the bread?"
 
Today's Goals:
When matter changes, what is happening INSIDE?!?! Physical & Chemical Changes HOW do all the elements COMBINE to make up EVERYTHING?            HONORS: Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Mini Lesson

Homework:
Periods 2, 3, 5: None!
Period 1: Update science notebooks with slides 1-11 of Physical & Chemical Changes notes by Thursday!

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