IPC (Integrated Physics and Chemistry) placement test based on 8th grade science material will be given next week. The students will be placed into a matrix using data for 4 categories that include placement test, cumulative grades for math and science and a teacher recommendation. The matrix will not be completed until the end of the year, and students will receive notification of their science class options early in the summer.
We are not allowed to give any prep material for the placement test.
- Notes on Groundwater/Watersheds Groundwater Watershed Notes_Wang
- HW: Section 5.4 blue boxes and section review. STUDENTS MAY ACCESS ONLINE TEXTBOOK VIA THE HUB (under Digital Resources)
Wednesday/Thursday: Review on Groundwater/Watersheds
Friday: Ch. 5.4 Due. Quiz on Groundwater/Watersheds (Ch. 6 material)
Students will review weather, erosion and deposition, and explore different ways that it has affected the 10 ecoregions of Texas.
- Review flashcards/outline due.
- Plants Test.
- HW: Complete Ch. 6.2 and 6.3 blue boxes and section review by Friday.
- Ecology review with Gizmos.
- HW: Study for Ecology Quiz next class.
Friday: Ecology Quiz. Ch. 6.2 and 6.3 due.
Monday/Tuesday: Students will review anatomy of the leaf. Students will begin making flash cards or an outline review for the Plants Test next Monday/Tuesday 4/17-18. Test will include the topic of plants, as related to cells, biomes, cycles and succession. Students received a very detailed review guide with a list of topics and terms that will be tested, and are required to make their own flash cards or review outline, due on the day of the test.
Stations Lab Notes
Test review 2017
Wednesday/Thursday: Students will continue working on their review material. Possible open notebook quiz!
Friday: GOOD FRIDAY – NO SCHOOL
Monday/Tuesday: I was out, but students complete a worksheet on ecology. Complete Ch. 6.1 all questions. Section review due Friday.
Wed/TH/Fri: Notes and Lab on structure and function of different parts/organs of plants. Grades DUE.
Friday: Report cards go home. Ch. 6.1 section review due.
If you need to complete the Around-the-room activity on Catastrophic events from before spring break: Catastrophic Events 2017_PDF