5/21/18

Monday, May 21st


Science/Honors Science

Made paper rockets. Students will launch them tomorrow and make changes on Wednesday.

5/18/18

Friday, May 18th


Science/Honors Science

Food Web/Food Chain lecture.
Food Web assignment.


5/17/18

Thursday, May 17th


Science

Students completed two graphing activities:
2018 Predator-Prey Population Dynamics - A Graphing Activity (Graph).
Don't Count Your Eagles Before They Hatch.

Honors Science

Made S’mores.

5/16/18

Wednesday, May 16th

Science

Ecosystem Assessment.
We discussed the effects of changes in an ecosystem. They watched a video clip (How wolves change rivers) to see the effects of reintroducing wolves to Yellowstone.
Student completed a predator and prey graph, table, and worksheet.

Honors Science

Ecosystem Assessment.
Made pizza box solar oven.


5/15/18

Tuesday, May 15th


Science/Honors Science

Reading Graphs worksheet (graphs).
Predator/Prey and their Speed graphing activity.


5/14/18

Monday, May 14th


Science/Honors Science

Handed out Ecosystem Assessment Study Guide.
Tables and Graphs presentation.
Tables worksheet (tables).


5/11/18

Friday, May 11th


Science/Honors Science

Watched Last Stand of the Great Bear and completed worksheet.

5/10/18

Ecosystem Study Guide

Students will take the ecosystem assessment on Wednesday, May 16th, To get a copy, click on the study guide link (Study Guide).


5/9/18

Wednesday, May 9th & Thursday, May 10th

Science/Honors Science

End of year SAGE testing.

5/8/18

Tuesday, May 8th


Science/Honors Science

Mutualism Examples Worksheet


Animal Relationships Worksheet.




5/7/18

Monday, May 7th


Science/Honors Science

6th Grade Review Worksheet (review booklet).

5/3/18

Thursday, May 3rd


Science/Honors Science



5/2/18

Wednesday, May 2nd


Science/Honors Science

Atoms review - Watched Bill Nye - Atoms and completed worksheet.
Counting Atoms in a Molecule worksheet.
Atom or Molecule worksheet.

5/1/18

4/30/18

Monday, April 30th


Science/Honors Science

Watched National Geographic Wild Amazon and completed worksheet.

4/27/18

Friday, April 27th


Science/Honors Science

Ecosystem activity - Life in the Field.

Students went out to the back of the school and used string to circle a small area on the grass. Students observed the living and non-living things in their school.

4/26/18

Wednesday, April 25th and Thursday, April 26th


Wednesday, April 25th

Science/Honors Science

2018 Ecology Fundamentals DVD worksheet.
I Spy an Ecosystem article and worksheet.
An Ecological System article and worksheet.

Thursday, April 26th

Science/Honors Science

Eclipse Basics article and worksheet.
Why a Solar Eclipse Happens Eclipse article and worksheet.
Watched The Universe - Total Eclipse and completed worksheet.


4/24/18

Tuesday, April 24th


Science/Honors Science

Read Ecosystems in OER and completed focus questions.
Ecosystem Lecture and notes.

4/23/18

Monday, April 23rd

Science/Honors Science

Seasons review - Watched Bill Nye & Science Court Seasons and completed worksheet.




4/20/18

Friday, April 20th


Science/Honors Science

Watched Bill Nye - Moon and completed worksheet.
Completed Ordering Phases of the Moon worksheet.


4/19/18

Wednesday, April 18th, Thursday, April 19th


Wednesday, April 18th

Science/Honors Science

Natural Greenhouse Effect Worksheet.

Thursday, April 19th

Science/Honors Science


4/16/18

Tuesday, April 17th


Science/Honors Science

Comparing Venus, Earth, & Mars presentation.
Comparing Distance and Temperature.
Handed out Greenhouse Unit Review Sheet and Study Guide.


Monday, April 16th


Science/Honors Science


4/9/18

Monday, April 9th


Science/Honors Science


4/6/18

Friday, April 6th


Science/Honors Science

The Greenhouse Effect article and worksheet.
Greenhouse Effect activity - Earth's Energy Balance.

4/5/18

Thursday, April 5th


Science/Honors Science

How Heat Affects Currents review.
Climate and Currents assessment.

4/4/18

Wednesday, April 4th


Science/Honors Science

Made terrariums.

4/3/18

Tuesday, April 3rd


Science/Honors Science

Uneven Heating Lab - Surface Color Radiation.
Climate and Currents Summative Assessment Study Guide.

4/2/18

Monday, April 2nd


Science/Honors Science

Uneven Heating Lab - Best Absorber

3/30/18

Friday, March 30th


Science/Honors Science

Students re-took weather unit assessment.
Currents reading - What is an Inversion? 
Currents reading - Uneven Heating of the Earth's Surface.

Thursday, March 29th


Science/Honors Science

Watched Nature of Weather and completed worksheet.
Completed Using a Weather Map worksheet.
Completed Air Masses/High and Low Pressure Review Sheet Worksheet (fact sheet).

3/28/18

Wednesday, March 28th


Science/Honors Science

Finished Air Pressure and Fronts Practice worksheet (fact sheet).
Reading a Weather Map worksheet.

3/27/18

Tuesday, March 27th

Due to scores on the weather unit assessment, we will be reviewing the unit and students will have a chance to re-take the assessment.


Science/Honors Science

Watched Weather on the Move and completed worksheet.
Worked on Air Pressure and Fronts Practice worksheet (fact sheet)

3/26/18

Monday, March 26th


Science/Honors Science

Ocean Currents Lab - Creating Currents.
Ocean Currents Lab - Density Currents.

3/23/18

Friday, March 23rd


Science/Honors Science

Ocean Current Lab - Going Up, Going Down.
What is Lake Effect Snow article and worksheet.


3/22/18

Thursday, March 22nd


Science/Honors Science

Weather Unit assessment.
Ocean Current Lab - Convection in the Ocean.

3/21/18

Wednesday, March 21st


Science/Honors Science

Amazing Currents and Waves article and worksheet.

3/20/18

Monday, March 19th & Tuesday, March 20th


Monday, March 19th (Substitute)

Science/Honors Science

Watched When We Left Earth - The Shuttle and completed a worksheet.

Tuesday, March 20th

Science

Read OER Climate Section and completed Focus Questions.

Honors Science

Weather Lab - Exploring Ocean Currents.


Handed out study guide for weather assessment on Thursday.

Friday, March 16

6th Grade field trip to the Clark Planetarium.

3/15/18

Thursday, March 15th


Science

Weather Lab - Exploring Ocean Currents.

Honors Science

Reviewed Mars Presentation.