Homework

The date shown is the day the assignment was assigned in class.  All assignments are due the next school day unless otherwise noted.  Homework assignments are often started in class so students may get a jump start on the work.  * Science homework should average between 15- 20 minutes a night.  If your child consistently exceeds this amount please contact me. Please check the "Documents/Handouts" link for links to handouts.


 Homework:

Check the "Classroom Handout/Documents" link for digital copies.


Thursday, June 21st:

* Have a Great Summer!

* Graduation at WRHS - 6:00 pm

Wednesday, June 20th:

* None

Tuesday, June 19th:

* None

Monday, June 18th:

* Catapult Challange LAUNCH DAY!

* None


Friday, June 15th:

*  8th Grade Field Trip 

*  Catapult Challenge Launch Day - Monday, June 18th!

Thursday, June 14th:

* Catapult Challenge Launch Day - Monday, June 18th!

Wednesday, June 13th:

* None

Tuesday, June 12th:

* None

Monday, June 11th:

* None 


Friday, June 8th:

* None

Thursday, June 7th:

* Catapult Challenge Research (see tab above for link to materials)

Wednesday, June 6th:

* None

Tuesday, June 5th:

Periodic Packet due June 6th. 

Monday, June 4th:

* Periodic Packet due June 6th. 


Friday, June 1st:

Reminder ... Periodic Packet due June 6th.  If you are behind schedule catch up this weekend!

Thursday, May 31st:

* Finish 4-5 notes started in class (A copy of the textbook and guided notes templates is available under the "Periodic Packet" link) 

Wednesday, May 30th:

* Have "Table 5 - Metals, Nonmetals, and Metalloids"  of your Periodic Packet completed by tomorrows class.

* Complete "Metals, Nonmetals, and Metalloids Reading Check" worksheet started in class.

Tuesday, May 29th:

* Finish 4-4 notes started in class if needed. (A copy of the textbook and guided notes templates is available under the "Periodic Packet" link) 

Monday, May 28th:

* No School


Friday, May 25th:

* None - Have a nice long weekend!

Thursday, May 24th:

* Finish Periodic Packet - 4-3 Notes started in class. (A copy of the textbook and notes templates is available under the "Periodic Packet" link) 

Wednesday, May 23rd:

Finish "Periodic Packet" Tables 1 and 2 if needed

Tuesday, May 22nd:

* None

Monday, May 21st:

* Finish Periodic Packet 4-2 Notes started in class.  (A copy of the textbook and notes templates is available under the "Periodic Packet" link)


Friday, May 18th:

* None

Thursday, May 17:

None - Grade 8 Science/Tech MCAS Testing

Wednesday, May 16th:

* None - Grade 8 Science/Tech MCAS Testing

Tuesday, May 15th:

* None - Grade 8 Science/Tech MCAS Testing tomorrow

Monday, May 14th:

* NO School - PD Day for Teachers


Friday, May 11th:

* None - Have a nice weekend

(MCAS Bonus Assignement - via Online Textbook due 5/15 - optional)

Thursday, May 10th:

* None - Math MCAS Testing today

(MCAS Bonus Assignement - via Online Textbook due 5/15 - optional)

Wednesday, May 9th:

* None - Math MCAS Testing tomorrow

(MCAS Bonus Assignement - via Online Textbook due 5/15 - optional)

Tuesday, May 8th:

* None - Math MCAS Testing today

Monday, May 7th:

* None - Math MCAS Testing tomorrow


Friday, May 4th:

* None

Thursday, May 3rd:

* Finish MCAS Review - Phases of Water Gizmo

Wednesday, May 2nd:

* None

Tuesday, May 1st:

* Chapter 14 Test tomorrow

Monday, April 30th:

* Fan Cart Physics Lab due tomorrow

* Chapter 14 TEST Wednesday, May 2nd


Friday, April 27th:

* Chapter 14 Test - Wednesday, May 2nd.

* Fan Cart Physics Lab/ 2 graphs due Tuesday 5/1

Thursday, April 26th:

* 2nd Law Formula QUIZ on Friday (bring a caculcator to use)

* Fan Cart Physics Lab/2 graphs due Tuesday 5/1

Wednesday, April 25th:

* 2nd Law Formula QUIZ on Friday (bring a caculcator to use)

* Chapter 14 Test announced for Wednesday, May 2nd.

Tuesday, April 24th:

* Key Concpet Builder - Newton's Laws

* 2nd Law Formula QUIZ on Friday (bring a caculcator to use)

Monday, April 23rd:

* Finish 2nd Law Formula Review started in class.


Friday, April 13th:

* None - have a nice vacation

Thursday, April 12th:

* Finish 2nd Law Formula Review started in class

* Reminder ...14-2 and 14-3 Open Outline QUIZ tomorrow.

Wednesday, April 11th:

* 14-3 Outline

Tuesday, April 10th:

* Finish 14-3 Main Idea and Vocabulary started in class

Monday, April 9th:

* Force Vector Posters due Wednesday


Friday, April 6th:

* None

Thursday, April 5th:

* MCAS Questions due today

Wednesday, April 4th:

* None

Tuesday, April 3rd:

* None

Monday, April 2nd:

* Finish "Forces and Fan Carts" Lab started in class if needed

* MCAS OR questions due Thursday


Friday, March 30th:

* None

Thursday, March 29th:

* Balanced and Unbalanced Forces/Vectors Review

Wednesday, March 28th:

*None

Tuesday, March 27th:

* 14-2 Outline

Monday, March 26th:

*Finish 14-2 Main Idea and Vocabulary (new format) started in class


Friday, March 23rd:

* None - Have a Nice Weekend!

Thursday, March 22nd:

* Weather/Climate Unit Test - tomorrow  (Unit Answer Keys are posted online)

Wednesday, March 21st:

* If you missed class today because of the play - All 12 Weather Stations from the lab are under the "Classroom Handouts/Documents" link for you to use.

* Weather/Climate Unit Test - Friday, 3/23 (Unit Answer Keys are posted online)

* "Ocean Currents" Lab due tomorrow

Tuesday, March 20th:

* Weather/Climate Unit Test - Friday, 3/23

* "Ocean Currents" Lab due Thursday 3/23

Monday, March 19th:

* Weather/Climate Unit Test - Friday, 3/23

* "Ocean Currents" Lab due Thursday 3/23


Friday, March 16th:

* None (Weather/Climate Unit TEST - next Friday 3/23)

Thursday, March 15th:

* 2-3 Outline - Ocean Currents

Wednesday, March 14th:

*Snow Day

Tuesday, March 13th:

* Snow Day

Monday, March 12th:

* Finish 2-3 Main Idea and Vocabulary Flashcards started in class.


Friday, March 9th:

* None - Have a nice weekend

Thursday:

* 4-1 and 4-2 Open Notes QUIZ Friday

Wednesday, March 7th:

* 4-1 and 4-2 Open Notes QUIZ Friday

Tuesday, March 6th:

* 4-2 Outline due tomorrow

Monday, March 5th:

* 4-1 and 4-2 Main Idea and Vocabulary due tomorrow.


Friday, March 2nd:

* 4-1 Main Idea WS and Vocabulary due Tuesday, March 6th.

Thursday, March 1st:

* 4-1 Outline due tomorrow

Wednesday, February 28th:

* "Global Warming and CO2 Trends" Lab due Thursday 3/1.

Tuesday, February 27th:

* "Global Warming and CO2 Trends" Lab due Thursday 3/1.

Monday, February 26th:

* None -  (Finish "Global Warming and CO2 Trends" graph if not finished)


Friday, February 16th:

* None - have a great vacation!

Thursday, February 15th:

* None

Wednesday, February 14th:

* 5-3 Outline and Vocabulary Flashcards

Tuesday, February 13th:

* Distribution of Natural Resources Lab due tomorrow

Monday, February 12th:

* None


Friday, February 9th:

* Rock Cycle Poster due Monday 2/12 due to Snow Day and 2 hour Delay

Thursday, February 8th:

* Chapter 3 TEST is postponed to Friday 2/9 due to Snow Day and 2 hour Delay

* Rock Cycle Poster due Monday 2/12 due to Snow Day and 2 hour Delay

Wednesday, February 7th:

* Rock Cycle Poster due Thursday 2/8 

Tuesday, February 6th:

* Chapter 3 TEST -Wednesday, February 7th

* Rock Cycle Poster due Thursday 2/8

Monday, February 5th:

* Chapter 3 TEST -Wednesday, February 7th


Friday,February 2nd:

*  Chapter 3 TEST - Tuesday, February 6th (due to 2 hour delay, the date was moved to Wednesday, February 7th)

Thursday, February 1st:

* Chapter 3 TEST - Tuesday, February 6th

* Rock Cycle Writing Assignment due tomorrow

Wednesday, January 31st:

* Main Idea WS and Vocabulary Flashcards

Tuesday, January 30th:

* Plate Tectonics Lab due tomorrow

Monday, January 29th:

*None


Friday, Janaury 26th:

- Finish Plate-tectonics Lab for Tuesday 1/30

Thursday, January 25th:

None - 1/2 Day - Math Midterm

Wednesday, January 24th:

* None

Tuesday, January 23rd:

* Finish 3-1 Outline and Vocabulary Flashcards started in class.

Monday, January 22nd:

* None


Friday, January 19th:

* Finish 3-1 Reading and Main Idea/Key Concepts Review WS started in class.

Thursday, January 18th:

* None - Test today

Wednesday, January 17th:

* Snow Day

Tuesday, January 16th:

* Chapter 1 Open Notes Test tomorrow. (Snow Date - Thursday, January 18th)


Friday, January 12th:

* Finish Motion of the Solar System Review WS started in class if needed.

* Chapter 1 Test next Wednesday, January 17th

Thursday, Janaury 11th:

* Chapter 1 Test next Wednesday, January 17th

Wednesday, January 10th:

* Chapter 1 Test next Wednesday, January 17th

Tuesday, January 9th:

* Finish 2-D and 3-D Eclipse Lab if not finished in class

* Reminder ... 1-1 Open Outline Quiz tomorrow.

Monday, January 8th:

* 1-1 Open Outline QUIZ on Wednesday (Check your 1-1 Outline Answers using the online Answer Key)


Friday, January 5th:

* None - Have a great weekend!

Thursday, January 4th:

* Moon Phases Foldable due tomorrow.

Wednesday, January 3rd:

* Moon Phases Foldable due on Friday 1/5

Tuesday, January 2nd:

* Reasearch the phases of the moon for January 2018 and write down the dates of the moon phases for the month.

Monday, January 1st:

* NO SCHOOL


Thursday, December 21st:

* None - Have a great Vacation!

Wednesday, December 20th:

* Finish 1-1 Review

Tuesday, December 19th:

* 1-1 Outline

Monday, December 18th:

* "Seasons: Why do we have them?" AND "Summer and Winter" Labs due Wednesday 12/20


Friday, December 15th:

* None- Have a nice weekend.

Thursday, December 14th:

* Finish Chapter 1-1 Main Idea WS (pages 9-15 in textbook)

Wednesday, December 13th

* None - Chapter 10 Test Today

Tuesday, December 12th:

* Chapter 10 TEST, Wednesday December 13th

Monday, December 11th:

* Chapter 10 TEST, Wednesday December 13th


Friday, December 8th:

* Chapter 10 TEST, Wednesday December 13th

Thursday, December 7th:

* Chapter 10 TEST, Wednesday December 13th

Wednesday, December 6th:

* 10-2 Vocabulary

* 10-2 Review Worksheets

Tuesday, December 5th:

* 10-2 Outline

Monday, December 4th:

* None


Friday, December 1st:

* None - Have a nice weekend

* 10-1 Open Outline QUIZ today

Thursday, November 30th:

* 10-1 Open Outline Quiz tomorrow

Wednesay, November 29th:

* None

Tuesday, November 28th:

* Finish 10-1 Review WS and Vocabulary Flashcards started in class

Monday, November 27th:

* 10-1 Lesson Outline


Tuesday, November 21st:

* None - Have a Happy Thanksgiving - Enjoy the Break!

Monday, November 20th:

* DNA TEST - Tuesday, November 21st (Monday for Period 5)


Friday, November 17th:

* DNA TEST - Tuesday, November 21st (Monday for Period 5)

Thursday, November 16th:

* DNA TEST - Tuesday, November 21st (Monday for Period 5)

*  DNA and RNA Gizmo Labs due Friday. 

Wednesday, November 15th:

* DNA TEST - Tuesday, November 21st (Monday for Period 5)

*  DNA and RNA Gizmo Labs (BOTH) due Friday. 

Tuesday, November 14th:

*  DNA and RNA Gizmo Labs (BOTH) due Friday. 

Monday, November 13th:

* 8-3 Outline and Vocabulary Flashcards


Friday, November 10th:

* No School - Veteran's Day

Thursday, November 9th:

* Professional Development Day - No School for students

Wednesday, November 8th:

* None - Have a nice long weekend

* Pumpkin Genetics Project due today if not passed in on Monday

Tuesday, November 7th:

* None

Monday, November 6th:

* Genetics Test Tomorrow (8-1 and 8-2)


Friday, November 3rd:

* Genetics Test - Tuesday 11/7

Thursday, November 2nd:

* None - Field Trip today

* Genetics Test - Tuesday 11/7

Wednesday, November 1st:

* Genetics Test - Tuesday 11/7

Tuesday, October 31st:

* None - Happy Halloween

Monday, October 30th:

* NONE - Quiz today


Friday, October 27th:

* 8-1 and 8-2 Open Outline QUIZ Monday (check your answers online)

Thursday, October 26th:

*Mouse Genetics Lab  due next Tuesday 10/31 

Wednesday, October 25th:

* Inheritance MiniLab due today (Packet & 5 online questions)

* Finish Punnett Square Review WS #2

Tuesday, October 24th:

* “Inheritance” Gizmo mini-lab and 5 Online questions due Wednesday 10/25

Monday, October 23rd:

* “Inheritance” Gizmo mini-lab and 5 Online questions due Wednesday 10/25


Friday, October 20th:

* Finish 8-2 Main Idea and Vocabulary Flashcards started in class 

Thursday, October 19th:

* Chapter 8 - Lesson 2 Outline

Wednesday, October 18th:

* Finish 8-1 Main Idea, Mini-Lab and Vocabulary Flashcards satrted in class

Tuesday, October 17th:

* Chapter 8 - Lesson 1 Outline

Monday, Ocotber 16th:

* None - (If you were absent the "Intro to Genetics" Video and Questions are avaiable in the Classroom Handouts link)


Friday, October 13th:

* Chapter 7 TEST Today - No homework - Have a nice weekend.

Thursday, October 12th:

*  Chapter 7 TEST Friday 10/13

Wednesday, October 11th:

*  Chapter 7 TEST Friday 10/13

Tuesday, October 10th:

* Finish Cell Division Lab started in class

* Chapter 7 TEST Friday 10/13


Friday, October 6th:

* None - Have a nice long weekend

Thursday, October 5th:

* Finish Asexual/Sexual Reproduction Foldable

Wednesday, October 4th:

* None 

Tuesday, October 3rd:

* Open Outline QUIZ tomorrow (7-1 and 7-2)

Monday, October 2nd:

* Chapter 7-2 Outline


Friday, September 29th:

* None

Thursday, September 28th:

* Chapter 7-1 Outline

Wednesday, September 27th:

* None - Chapter 11 TEST Today

Tuesday, September 26th

* Study - Chapter 11 TEST - Wednesday, September 27th

Monday September 25th:

* Study - Chapter 11 TEST - Wednesday, September 27th


Friday, September 22nd:

* Chapter 11 TEST - Wednesday, September 27th

* "Mystery Powder" and "Chemical Changes" Lab due Tuesday, September 26th

Thursday, September 21st:

* Chapter 11 TEST - Wednesday, September 27th

* "Mystery Powder" and "Chemical Changes" Lab due Tuesday, September 26th

Wednesday, September 20th:

* Chapter 11 TEST - Wednesday, September 27th

Tuesday, September 19th:

* Chapter 11 TEST - Wednesday, September 27th

* Finish Physical/Chemical Changes Classwork

Monday, September 18th:

* Chapter 11 - 4 Outline


Friday, September 15th:

* None

Thursday, September 14th:

* Chapter 11 Lessons 1,2,3  QUIZ tomorrow. "Open Outline" QUIZ - check your outline answers using the Answer Keys posted on this site.

Wednesday, September 13th:

* Ch. 11 -3 Lesson Outline

Tuesday, September 12th:

* Finish "Physical Properties" Graphic Organizer and "Main Idea" WS from class if needed.

Monday, September 11th:

Ch. 11 - Lesson 2 Outline


Friday, September 8th:

* None  --- (Finish "Classification orf Matter" Lab if not completed in class - Identification chart is under Handout Link) 

Thursday, September 7th:

* Author's Page due tomorrow

Wednesday, September 6th:

* Growing Plants Mini-Lab due tomorrow (packet and 5 online questions)

Tuesday, September 5th:

* Ch. 11 - Lesson 1 Outline

 


Tuesday, August 29th:

* Have materials for binder set-up in class tomorrow.

* Have Classroom Policies sheet returned by Friday 9/1 -- (only return page 3, you may keep pages 1 & 2)

Wedensday, August 30th:

*  Author's Page due Thursday 9/7 (due date changed to Friday 9/8) -   (Directions are under Classroom Handouts link)

* Have Classroom Policies sheet returned by Friday 9/1

Thursday, August 31st:

* Scientific Inquiry Lesson 1 - Outline 

*  Author's Page due Thursday 9/7 (due date changed to Friday 9/8) (Directions are under Classroom Handouts link)

* Have Classroom Policies sheet returned by Friday 9/1

Friday, September 1st:

* Finish "Growing Plants Gizmo" on Explore Learning website - completed packet and 5 online questions due Thursday 9/7

*  Author's Page due Thursday 9/7  (due date changed to Friday 9/8) (Directions are under Classroom Handouts link)