Thursday in Class:
Students learn the characteristics common to all minerals. All minerals are:
Wednesday in Class:
Students took the SLO Science PreTest. Students also read about Georgia minerals and answered questions. Stdents should finish this for homework.
- finish reading about Georgia minerals and answer the related questions
-work on ad/psa project due Friday
Tuesday in Class:
Students took a quiz on the scientific method and natural resources. Students were assigned the natural resources ad design project- due Friday. Tomorrow (Wednesday) students will take a pretest on the science content that will be taught this year. Students should bring a book to class to read when they have finished testing, or bring materials for working on their ad project.
Students may work on their advertising project that is due on Friday.
Upcoming events: Thursday is Back to School Night at East Cobb Middle School. I look forward to meeting you and giving you a preview of our year in Science!
Classroom supply needs:
Monday in class:
Students continue learning about experimental method and analyzing data.
Tuesday in class:
Students complete the "Bubble Gum Lab"; Into to natural resources
Complete the Bubble Gum lab form
Wednesday in class:
Intro video and notetaking; Read and Respond
Read and Respond with opinion paragraph is postponed until Thursday to finish Thursday night
Thursday in class:
Read and Respond with opinion paragraph. Start in class and finish for homework. Performance task directions: Design an ad campaign that discourages the use of non-renewable energy sources including 2 forms of fossil fuels, and promoting the use 3 forms of renewable energy. Due Tuesday.
Finish classwork; work on performance task (ad campaign) due Tuesday; study for Monday quiz
Friday in class:
Natural Resources lab activity; review for quiz
Study for Monday Quiz; work on ad campaign due Tuesday.