8-2 Science

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Please click on the "Health Assignments" tab to the left to access Health assignments.  

Reminder:
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.



Homework:
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