8-2 Science

 Earth Science   Image result for earth clipart
Please click on the "Health Assignments" tab to the left to access Health assignments.  

Please be prepared for the start of class each day.  You must have your Elevate workbook and your science binder.  All binders should have 5 neatly labeled tabs: 1-NYS Test Prep, 2-Notes, 3-Labs, 4-Assessments & 5-Health.

Fire Safety games will be due at the end of class on Friday, 10/19.

Our first test is scheduled for Wednesday, 10/24.
Please prepare by reviewing the following topics:
        1.  Key Terms from Chapter 1 (pages 4, 12 & 24)
        2.  Rules of Contour Lines (2 page hand-out)
        3.  Density (worksheets, quiz & labs)
        4.  Using a Balance Scale (procedure & lab questions)
        5.  Latitude & Longitude
        6.  Topographic Maps (hand-outs & lab--tracing blue foam pieces))

Oct. 1st:  
We will be completing the Latitude & Longitude lab on Wednesday.
Density quiz retakes will be given on Wednesday for those students who have submitted signed quizzes by the end of class that day.

Sept. 27th:
Density quizzes MUST be signed and corrected by Wednesday, 10/3.
Sept. 26th: 
1-Using A Balance lab must be signed and corrected by this Friday, 9/28.
2-Quiz on density tomorrow (Thursday, 9/27)

Sept. 24th: Due tomorrow--Complete questions 3-5 on the second page of the density worksheet

Week of Sept. 17th: Lab #1: Using A Balance and Lab #2: Latitude & Longitude must both be completed and handed in by Friday, 9/21.  If you have any questions or concerns, please see me before Friday.

Sept. 12th: Please make sure you have completed reading & highlighting ELEVATE pages 5-21 before the start of class on Thursday, 9/13.
Sept. 10th:  All Chapter 1 Vocabulary must be defined by Tuesday, 9/11.
This includes all words listed on pages 4, 12 & 24

Sept. 7th:
  No written homework.  Please have binders set up before class begins on Monday, 9/10.
Sept. 6th:  Please complete the Triple Beam Balance hand-out for tomorrow.

Sept. 5th:  No homework tonight.  We will prepare for our first lab by discussing the parts of a triple beam balance as well as the procedure for using one.
Sept. 4th: Please make sure to bring your Science textbook (Elevate: Earth) to class tomorrow.2