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Life Science, 5.21.2018

Life Science   Animal Project   Standards S7L1 Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to investigate the diversity of living organisms and how they can be compared scientifically.     Animal Project Lesson / Instruction Animal project:  Students will identify the following characteristics of their chosen animal: Vertebrate or Invertebrate/ life span/ endotherm or ectotherm/ where […]

Physical Science, 5.21.2018

 Physical Science, 5.21.2018 Monday Standards: S8P1 a-f, S8P4 b. Opening: Is nuclear energy safe? Work period: Students will view first part of “Chernobyl Disaster,” the award-winning BBC Docudrama about the 1985 explosion at the nuclear power plant in the Ukraine and the bureaucratic cover-up that followed, including the concealment of the radiation poisoning to the […]

Physical Science, 5.14.18

 Physical Science, 5.14.2018 Monday Milestone Retesting for ELA Classes that meet will work on IXL math in preparation for Tuesday’s testing.   Tuesday Milestone Retesting for Math Classes that meet will review Wednesday’s retesting for comprehensive test.   Wednesday Standards: All standards. Opening: Students who failed last week’s comprehensive test will review for retest. Work […]

Life Science, 5.14.18

Monday Animalia Kingdom Standards S7L1 Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to investigate the diversity of living organisms and how they can be compared scientifically. Students will identify compare and contrast vertebrates and invertebrates. Lesson / Instruction Warm-up:  Animal Podcast Work:  Vertebrate vs. Invertebrate notes Closing:  Review Quizlet live Life Science Tuesday Intro to Animals Standards […]

Life Science, 5.7.18

Life Science, 5.7.18 Monday Plant Overview /Intro to Dissection Standards S7L1 Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to investigate the diversity of living organisms and how they can be compared scientifically. Characteristics of a plant Lesson / Instruction Warm-up:  Plant Overview Podcase Work:  Plant Cloze notes Ticket Out the Door:  Frog Dissection Video Attachments: PlantKingdom.ppt Plantnotes-student.docx […]

Physical Science, 5.7.2018

Physical Science, 5.7.2018 Monday Standards: S8P3 a-c, S8P4 a-g, S8P5 a,b Warm-up: Students will watch “The Dawn” sequence of 2001: A Space Odyssey and answer the questions. What is the primates’ first tool used for? Have the primates reached a higher state of intelligence that allows them to use the tool? Do the other animals […]

Physical Science, 4.30.18

 Physical Science, 4,30,2018   Monday Standards: S8P3 a-c, S8P4 a, b, d, S8P5 a Warm-up: Complete any questions that can be answered from movie Contact. Work period: Students will learn how to separate science from pseudo-science in literature and movies. At the beginning of the movie, various television and radio transmissions can be heard coming […]

Life Science, 4.30.18

Life Science, 4.30.18 Monday What is a Fungus? Standards S7L1 Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to investigate the diversity of living organisms and how they can be compared scientifically. What is a fungus? Lesson / Instruction Warm-up:  Bozeman Fungus Podcast Work:  Students will review characteristics of Protists.  Students will complete Fungus notes. Ticket Out the […]

Physical Science, 4.23.2018

Physical Science, 4,23,2018 Georgia Milestone Testing on April 24, and 25. Monday-Friday: April 23-27, 2018 Title: GA Milestones Review Standards: All eighth-grade standards Warm-Up: Make sure you have your notebook Daily Activity Milestone Review   Monday Standards S8P4 a-f I will be absent today. The substitute will use the following plan. Work period: Students will […]

Life Science, 4.23.2018

Life Science, 4.23.2018 Monday Virus Bacteria Review Day Standards S7L1 Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to investigate the diversity of living organisms and how they can be compared scientifically. Students will review major concepts about viruses and bacteria. Lesson / Instruction Students will play the following review games:  Last Man Standing, Kahoot, Quizlet Live and […]

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