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Friday, April 12th, 2019

posted Apr 12, 2019, 4:05 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 12, 2019, 4:24 AM ]

Do Now:               
1. Turn in your Relative Dating Lab into the class inbox.  
2. Have your notebook out and open to the notes you took from the Earth Science Guided Reading
3. Turn to a neighbor and share one fast change to Earth and one slow change to Earth. Try to collectively list as many as you can from memory. 


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 8: Fun Friday/Guided Reading Review     (Slides #13,32,34,35))
Guided Reading Trivia Game!  What do you know? How fast can you find the answers? 

Homework: 
Have an AMAZING spring break!
Upcoming Assessment: Earth Science Quiz Wed 4/24   Study Guide HERE

Thursday, April 11th, 2019

posted Apr 11, 2019, 4:02 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 11, 2019, 4:17 AM ]

Do Now:               
1. You will get your Earth Science HW #1 at the door- keep it out for review!
2. If you find a seashell fossil a few rock layers deeper than a lizard fossil, what things can you infer about that area or those organisms? 


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 7: Fast & Slow Changes to Earth            (Slides #25-29)
How can Earth's crust be changed in slow and fast ways?  
What can the history of Earth tell us about the present and future?  

Homework: 
Relative Dating Lab due Friday                    HONORS version HERE
Earth Science Guided Reading due Friday 4/12.       Textbook Pages linked HERE

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

posted Apr 10, 2019, 3:51 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 10, 2019, 3:52 AM ]

Do Now:               
1. Turn Earth Science HW #1 into the bin to be checked (MAKE SURE YOUR NAME IS ON IT!)
2. It may not have been obvious before scientists identified continental drift, but what is one EFFECT we can SEE from the plates moving on the crust's surface


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 6: Evidence From Earth's Past            (Slides #21-24)
How can fossil evidence help us tell the story of what Earth was like long ago? 
What can the history of Earth tell us about the present and future?  

Homework: 
Relative Dating Lab due Friday                    HONORS version HERE
Earth Science Guided Reading due Friday 4/12.       Textbook Pages linked HERE

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

posted Apr 9, 2019, 3:44 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 9, 2019, 4:14 AM ]

Do Now:                  Character Education Schedule Today
1. Turn to a friend and model the three types of plate boundaries with your two hands acting as the plates. What effects will occur on Earth's crust at each one?


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 5: The Plates in Earth's Crust & Their Effects            
What effects can we see from Earth's moving tectonic plates? How have these shaped Earth features? 
What can the history of Earth tell us about the present and future?  

Homework: 
Earth Science Guided Reading due Friday 4/12.       Textbook Pages linked HERE

Monday, April 8th, 2019

posted Apr 8, 2019, 3:51 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 8, 2019, 4:01 AM ]

Do Now:                  
1. If you didn't Friday, turn in your Paleogeographic Mapping Activity in.
2. On your Do Now page, write today's date and respond: 
How can an OREO act as a model of Earth's shifting tectonic plates? 


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 4: The Plates in Earth's Crust & Their Effects            
What effects can we see from Earth's moving tectonic plates?
Why do we study the history of Earth? What can it tell us about the present?  

Homework: 
Earth Science Guided Reading due Friday 4/12.       Textbook Pages linked HERE

Friday, April 5th, 2019

posted Apr 5, 2019, 3:54 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 5, 2019, 3:55 AM ]

Do Now:                  
1. Turn in your Paleogeographic Mapping Activity into the class inbox.  
2. On your Do Now page, write today's date and respond: 
The core is hot. The crust is not. How could heat energy move from one to the other? (Take a guess.)  


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 3: The Plates in Earth's Crust & Their Effects            
How does plate tectonics work? What powers the movement of the plates
Why do we study the history of Earth? What can it tell us about the present?  

Homework: 
none!

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

posted Apr 4, 2019, 3:50 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                    DELAYED OPENING SCHEDULE  
1. Your teacher will return your Earth Sci Pre-test. Keep it out on your desk! 
2. On your Do Now page, write today's date and respond: 
Yesterday, we determined that the continents were once touching and not separated by oceans like they are today. How do you think they were able to move over time?  


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 2: The Plates in Earth's Crust            
How does plate tectonics work? What powers the movement of the plates
Why do we study the history of Earth? What can it tell us about the present?  

Homework: 
Paleogeographic Mapping Activity due Friday            HONORS version HERE

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

posted Apr 3, 2019, 3:35 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 3, 2019, 4:32 AM ]

Do Now:                      
1. Tape a Unit 7 tab into your notebook. 
2. Set up the index, table of contents, Do Now and vocab pages.
3. Put your Earth Science Pre-Test/Formatives into the class inbox. We will review it tomorrow. 


Today's Goals:                 Earth Science- Day 1!            
Why do we study the history of Earth? What can it tell us about the present?  

Homework: 
Paleogeographic Mapping Activity due Friday            HONORS version HERE
All "MIS" missing assignments are due by Thursday. 

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

posted Apr 2, 2019, 3:51 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Apr 2, 2019, 12:55 PM ]

Do Now:                 Character Education Schedule Today!            
1.  Turn in your Analog vs. Digital CER into the class inbox (BOTH pages, stapled). 
2. Take out your Unit 6 Study Guide or your notes and STUDY! Test today.


Today's Goals:                  Analog vs. Digital Signals     &        Waves, Light and Sound             
It's test day- show what you know about Waves, Light and Sound!
After: what do you already know about EARTH SCIENCE? 

All "MIS" missing assignments are due by Thursday. 

Monday, April 1st, 2019

posted Apr 1, 2019, 3:48 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                             
1. Take out your Unit 6 Study Guide to be checked/discussed.
2. Circle/highlight the questions on which you are unsure/need more help!


Today's Goals:                  Analog vs. Digital Signals     &        Waves, Light and Sound             
Review Day! What do you need help on? 
Quizlet          and       Quizizz   (Game Code: 450629)

Homework: 
STUDY! Our test on WAVES is tomorrow!
Analog vs. Digital CER (Claim-Evidence-Reasoning) due Tuesday 4/2

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