Washington Trip this week!
Lookouts field trip-Wednesday
Last day to turn in work: May 18th
Honor’s Day-May 25th, 8:30am
Monday & Tuesday: Students will complete a project on inventions. This will be the last Standard Mastery grade
Wednesday: Lookouts trip
Thursday & Friday: Life skills! While some students are in Washington, the students at LMS will be participating in some life skill activities. They will include sewing, cooking, changing tires & oil, balancing checkbooks and photography.
Several events coming up!
Tusday-Trip to Northwestern, must return signed permission slip, no cost.
Friday-Believer’s Day (Passing all classes on last progress report), no cost, must return signed permission slip
May 16th-Lookouts field trip-Money Due May 11th
Monday: Students will finish a Earthday project. It consists of five different steps. They are completing this in class.
Tuesday: Trip to Northwestern
Wednesday: Earth Day Project Presentations
Thursday: College infomation from Mrs. Davenport
Friday: Believer’s Day
Lookouts field trip, May 16th, $10. Lunch options: school sack lunch or bring money for the concession stand. Criteria-No ISS starting April 23 and cannot be failing 2 or more classes.
*Monday-Last day to review! We will play Physical Science board games and take the benchmark test.
*Tuesday-Science GMAS-We will celebrate after testing! Students will have game time.
*Wednesday & Thursday-Earth Day-We will start Earth Day activites by going on a scavenger hunt and competing a choice board. The choice board will be a standards mastery grade.
*Friday-Students will reaseach a man made environmental disaster. They will create a “who, what, when, where” presentation in google slides.
Milestones Testing: Please be on time and bring a snack each day!
This week will continue to review each day. The graded assignment for the week will be ILX-J.1, K.1, K.2, F.1, F.2, F.5. This assignment is due Friday. They will have time in class to work on it each day.
Testing Dates: A;ril 17th-19th, 24th & 25th
*Tuesday-Students will finish their group vocabulary tree-map poster for a daily grade. We will review forces in their Star Book. They will take the energy assessment using their Star booklet as a resource.
*Wednesday-Electricity-Students will watch a Study Jam video, complete CRCT Coach lesson 9, table rotations for electricity and they will play pictionary for vocabulary.
*Thursday-Magnets-Students will watch a Study Jam Video, cmplete CRCT Coach lesson 10 and complete table rotations from Wednesday.
*Friday-Heat-Stduents will watch a Study Jam on heat. They will complete CRCT Coach lesson 13 on heat transfer. They will complete heat practice sheets and complete a class activity on white boards. They will work on USA Test Prep.
*Thursday-Activity schedule for “Cool Down” party. It will cost 20 Rambler bucks. Those who had all A’s and B’s on their last progress report will go to McDonalds.
*Atlanta Field Trip-March 30th-We will leave the school promptly at 7:00am. Please be here by 6:50am. Have someone at the school at 5:45pm to pick you up.
*Spring Break: April 2-6
Monday: Lab-Students will complete an “M&M” lab and finish an assessment on standard S8P2
Tuesday: Students will work in their STAR review booklet on pages 7-8 and complete the practice problems. They will complete three table rotations on speed and velocity. They will calculate the speed of a constant veolcity car.
Wednesday: Students will work in their STAR review booklet on page9. They will complete the table rotations from Tuesday. We will watch a PowerPoint on graphic.
Thursday: Students will work in their STAR review booklet on pages 10-11. They will review all energy types by teaching one to the class. they will complete a energy transformation handout and complete a set of table rotations on energy.
Friday: Atlanta Field Trip
Atlanta Field Trip: March 30th, leaving at 7:30am
Spring Break April 2-6
We have finished our Science Standards and are now starting our review for the GMAS test. I will spend one week on each standard.
Monday-Vocab. Review-Students will have a competition to write down all the vocabulary words that they remember from this year. They will complete a review sheet and color code a circle map. They will complete a diagnostic test. Each lab group will begin a tree map for vocabulary.
Tuesday-Matter-Students will work on their tree map for 10 minutes. We will start our “Star Review Books” pages 3-9. They will complete three table rotations on matter. IXL online standard E.1 and E.2. We will end with group flashcards.
Wednesday-Matter-Students will work on their tree map for 10 minutes. We will start our “Star Review Books” pages 9-13. They will complete three table rotations on matter. IXL online standard E.3 and E.4. We will end with group flashcards.
Thursday-Matter-Students will be assigned an element to research. They will create an element cube with the information they found. We will play a game where the students create a human element.
Friday-Motion-Students will work on their tree map for 10 minutes. We will start our “Star Review Books” pages7-8. They will complete three table rotations on motion. IXL online standard E.5 and E.6. Each lab group will find the speed of a constant velocity car.
Atlanta field trip balance is due March 16th!
*Monday-Newton’s Laws reviw-Students will create video clips of all the Newton’s Laws. They will share them with the class.
*Tuesday-Newton’s Laws-Newton’s laws test. Students will look over the requirments and options for the unit project.
*Wednesday-Friday-Students will complete a unit project on Newton’s Laws. They will have three options to choose from. Each will require to bring recycled materials from home.
Atlanta field trip balance due March 16th.
Monday: Newton’s Laws-Students will take notes, watch a Brain Pop, create a comic strip and participated in inertia activities. We will go over the motion test.
Tuesday- Newton’s 2nd Law-Students will watch you-tube clips, add notes to a graphic organizer, calculate forces and add to their Newton cartoon.
Wednesday-Newton’s 3rd Law-Students will add notest to graphic organizer, complete momementum practice problems and complete their Newton’s cartoon for a daily grade.
Thursday-Lab-Students will rotate around three different lab stations to practice Newton’s Laws.
Friday-Newton’s Review-Students will play a game of marbles and explain how they apply to Newton’s Law.
Winter Break February 19-21
Atlanta Field Trip Balance due April 16th!
*Thursday-Acceleration-Students will calculate their own speed in a “speed challenge” activity. They will watch a Brain Pop and some You-Tube videos on acceleration, take notes and complete acceleration practice.
*Friday-Math Review-Students will complete a worksheet packet on speed and acceleration (substitute).