10/10-10-20

By eduk8r

Mon 10/9 – START NEW CORE 8 UNIT. We will return to Core 2&3 after I return. Classwork – check book hw, core 8 flashcards, core 8 comparing prefixes. HW: Core 2 quiz Tuesday. Complete flashcards and comparing prefixes if not done.

Tue 10/10 – Core 2 quiz. Group sorting activity. Word scramble. HW: Who is the father of classification word scramble. Study core 8 vocab #1-17, quiz Friday.

Wed 10/11 – Video notes on classification. HW: Study core 8 vocab #1-17, quiz Friday.

Thur 10/12 – Book pages 300-307 notes and review. Common Names versus scientific names google classroom assignment. HW: Study core 8 vocab #1-17, quiz Friday.

Fri 10/13 – Quiz core 8 #1-17. Domain Registration pages (3). Finish google classroom assignment.  HW: Finish Domain Registration pages if not done in class, Study Vocab Core 8 #18-35 quiz Thursday

Mon 10/16 – Beestick lab. 6 Kingdoms notes, 6 Kingdom color-coding activity.  HW: Study Vocab Core 8 #18-35 quiz Thursday, Finish coloring page if not done in class.

Tue 10/17 – Taxonomic keys notes. Honeycomb word wall art. HW: Study Vocab Core 8 #18-35 quiz Thursday, finish word wall art if not done in class.

Wed 10/18 – Identification of extinct species. 6 Kingdom Castle coloring pages. HW: Study Vocab Core 8 #18-35 quiz Thursday, Finish ID Extinct Species if not done in class

Thu 10/19 – Quiz on core 8 #18-35. 9 phyla notes and worksheet. Finish Kingdom Castle coloring pages HW: Study all vocab and notes – Test Tuesday. Core 8 title page paragraph.

Fri 10/20 – Classification book pages (p328-334, p342-351, p356-363, p388-395) and Core 8 study guide. HW: Study all core 8 vocab and notes – Test Tuesday. Core 8 title page picture, Finish study guide if not done.

Mon 10/23 – 9 phyla lab. Review for test. HW: Study for test Core 8 tomorrow!

Tue 10/24 – Core 8 Test including classification choice board. HW: Find and review Core 2&3 Vocabulary.

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Computer Lab 9-26-17

By eduk8r

  • Log on to the computer
  • BLOCK 1 ONLY: Go to google classroom – watch the morning announcements AFTER the pledge

 

  • Go to www.science-eduk8r.com/assignments – use the links from this page (don’t google to find links!)
  • Copy your homework for tonight: Change of clothes due tomorrow. Title page picture due tomorrow.

 

  • Get out the homework – Core 1 Title Page Paragraph – Keep until after the test, you may refer to it during the test. Hopefully you did well on those details!
  • When instructed, follow the powertest link to take Core 1 Test.
  • Submit when done

 

  • Turn in your Title Page paragraph to the Teacher
  • Pick up the lab packet from the Teacher – you will choose ONE to complete
  • Go to explorelearning.com – log in with the username and password you created yesterday (see teacher if you need yours)
  • Complete your selected lab and turn into the teacher when done

 

  • After lab, complete title page paragraph if not already done – turn in when finished.
  • When finished with the test, lab and title page paragraph – you may follow the brainpop links below and play the games linked to them. Email quiz results to brainpopresults@gmail.com
  • You can also ask for coloring supplies from the teacher and work on your Title Page picture

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9/25 – 9/29

By eduk8r

Mon 9/25 – cellfies Nuclear membrane and chromatin. Complete study guides. Title page requirements. Kahoot review. HW: STUDY! Core 1 test tomorrow. Title page paragraph. Quiz corrections from 9/15. study guides answer keys

Tues 9/26 – Sub day. Core 1 Test. Gizmo choice. HW: Core 1 title page picture. Organize/complete all cellfies. Cellfie quiz tomorrow.

Wed 9/27 – Sub day. Cellfie review quiz. Core 2 vocab cards. Core 2 prefix search. HW: Prefix search & flashcards

Thu 9/28 – Astroplant lab. Binder cleanout. HW: Study vocab – quiz Monday

Fri 9/29 – Characteristics of life notes. Core 2 vocab review.  HW: Study vocab – quiz Monday

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9/18 – 9/22

By eduk8r

I am still going through chemo, which means I will frequently have substitutes. Learning will continue on these days with the help of guided video lessons and careful planning of activities. I will also be out for two weeks some time soon for the birth of my twins. I have a special unit planned guided by a substitute who has taught life science previously. I am always available by email, so if any concerns come up during my absences – please contact me!

Katherine_Ewalt@colonialhts.net (also available by messages through remind and class dojo)

Mon 9/18 – Cellfie: Lysosome, Notes on Experimental Design by computer (accessible on Google classroom), Tools of a life scientist and reading a metric ruler as time allows. HW: Quiz Friday: Study all core 1 vocab. Block 1 study prefixes #21-30, Blocks 2&4 study prefixes #16-24. (There is a quizlet link to the right to help with studying – remember the three step method!)

Tue 9/19 – Cellfie: Centriole, Review experimental design, Reading a metric ruler and leaf length lab, Theory vs Hypothesis vs Law as time allows. HW: Complete IV/DV practice packet. Quiz Friday: Study all core 1 vocab. Block 1 study prefixes #21-30, Blocks 2&4 study prefixes #16-24.

Wed 9/20 – Cellfie: Cytoplasm, Water displacement method and solid volume lab, PearDeck vocab factory. HW: Metric Ruler practice (estimating length and using ruler) Quiz Friday: Variable way to practice variables worksheet. Study all core 1 vocab. Block 1 study prefixes #21-30, Blocks 2&4 study prefixes #16-24.

Thu 9/21 – Sub day Cellfies: Nucleus and Cell Wall. Measuring accurately and Study Guide part 1 – tools. HW: Complete study guide part 1, Quiz Friday: Study all core 1 vocab. Block 1 study prefixes #21-30, Blocks 2&4 study prefixes #16-24.

Fri 9/22 – Sub day Cellfie: Nucleolus. Vocab quiz. Scientific Method Fill-in-the-blank from the textbook. Study Guide part 2. HW: Complete fill-in-the-blank and study guide if not done.

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Ewalt 9/11 – 9/15

By eduk8r

Mon 9/11 – Cellfies: ribosome & E.R. Core 1 SOL page, begin core 1 flashcards. HW: Nametag, core 1 flashards and supplies due Wed. Quiz Friday on notes, any related core 1 vocab and prefixes (Block 1 #11-20 Block 2&4 #6-15).

Tue 9/12 – Inference & Observation. Reading a graduated cylinder with practice. Finish nametags and flashcards. Reading a celsius thermometer. HW: Nametag, core 1 flashards and supplies due Wed. Quiz Friday on notes, any related core 1 vocab and prefixes (Block 1 #11-20 Block 2&4 #6-15).

Wed 9/13 – Surprise vocab quiz, Super scientists. HW: Lab safety contract. Quiz Friday on notes, any related core 1 vocab and prefixes (Block 1 #11-20 Block 2&4 #6-15). Mystery headline due Friday.

Thu 9/14 – Cellfie: Golgi. Reading a balance, Mass lab HW: Quiz Friday on notes, any related core 1 vocab and prefixes (Block 1 #11-20 Block 2&4 #6-15). Mystery headline due Friday, textbook covered by Friday, Lab safety contract due Friday, Super scientists due by Monday

Fri 9/15 – Cellfie: vacuole, Quiz on notes, prefixes and vocab. Liquid volume lab. HW: Continue to study vocab 15 minutes every night! Complete any late work!  Super scientists due by Monday

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Ewalt Computer Lab 9-8-16

By eduk8r

  • Get out Pink Computer sheet – log in to computer using the username and temporary password
  • When asked – change your password to the one written at the top of your paper checklist (Starting with capital C, then lower case hms with the @ symbol and your lunch pin).
  • Write the new password on the pink sheet

 

  • Open Chrome – in URL Web Address bar (NOT THE SEARCH BAR) type:
    www.science-eduk8r.com

    • Click on the link for ASSIGNMENTS
    • Find post titled “Ewalt Computer Lab 9-8-16
    • Copy Homework into Planner – Nametag due Wed, Book cover by Fri, Textbook Introduction due Mon, Study next TEN prefixes

 

  • Click the link for your block quiz. Answer ALL questions and submit, then return to the assignments page.

 

  • Click link for Powertest (opens in a new tab – leave this tab open)
    • Log in with your Student ID (on pink sheet)
    • Find “Life Science Pre Test” and take the test as soon as it loads
    • The pretest does not count as a grade! This is to show how much life science your already know. You may leave questions BLANK. There will be a time limit on the PreTest so that you can complete today’s work!
    • After test, hit submit, close the test tab and return to the class assignment page.

 

  • PICK UP your TEXTBOOK, NAMETAG, TEXTBOOK INTRO worksheet from the front of the room!
  • BRING your earbuds and computer login sheet to show Mrs. Ewalt.
  • Click link for Google Classroom
    • Log in with your username and new password. If asked to reset the password, use the same one written at the top of this page.
    • If asked, choose “student” – then you should find the Life Science class listed (if not see Mrs. Ewalt)
    • Click and open the Life Science Class
    • Next find and open “9-8 Homework Instructions” assignment
    • Follow the directions to put your NAME on your textbook INSIDE and on the paper edge. When you have followed the textbook directions and understood the homework instructions, click “Turn In”
    • The class name tag is due Wednesday and the Textbook should be covered by next Friday.
  • Exit all windows, log off of your computer – Turn in this page to Mrs. Ewalt.
  • Work on your class name tag (due Wednesday), mystery headline (due next Friday), or your Textbook Introduction Homework.

Finished?

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Ewalt 9/5 – 9/8

By eduk8r

Monday – Enjoy Labor Day!

Tuesday – First day of school. Review procedures. Raisin Lab. HW: Supplies due 9/13, parent signed papers due Thursday, Put science papers into science section. Quiz Friday on Procedures.

Wed 9/6 – Cellfie 1: Chloroplast. Prefixes and the 3 Step flashcard method. Mystery Headline. HW: Supplies due 9/13, parent signed papers due Thursday, Put science papers into science section. Quiz Friday on Procedures and vocab 1-10 Friday. Study Vocab 15 minutes.

Thu 9/7 – Supplies due. Cellfie 2: Mitochondria. Scientific Method Notes. Finish flashcards. Continue Mystery Headline. HW: Quiz on procedures and vocab 1-10! Study Vocab! Meet at computer lab 155 Friday, bring earbuds. Supplies due 9/13.

Fri 9/8 – Quiz on procedures and vocab 1-10. Life Science Pre-Test. Assign books. Google Classroom assignment. HW: Book cover due 9/15, Nametag due 9/13. Supplies due 9/13. Mystery Headline due 9/15. Textbook introduction due Monday 9/11.

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Kelley/Bennett May15-19,2016

By eduk8r

Click here to learn about Create A Creature

Monday May 15 – Cell Quiz. Create a Creature  Brain storm Test in lab 143

HW:  Work on Create a Creature

Tuesday May 16 – Survivor game, Earthworm drawing

HW:  Work on Create a Creature

Wednesday  May 17 – Reading SOL. Block 4 –Lion King

HW: Create a creature

Thursday May 18 –Protist lab and 6 kingdom handout  Switch classrooms

HW: Create a creature

Friday May 19-  Planarian lab and Identifying  vertebrates / word search

HW:  Create  a creature due Tuesday

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Kelley and Bennett May 8-12, 2017

By eduk8r

Please send in cookie dough roll and/or m&ms, chocolate chips (white chips, butterscotch…), mini m&ms and other sprinkles.  We appreciate whatever you might be able to donate to our Cell Cookie Models.

 

Monday May 8 Finish land biomes- coloring and placing on them the animals. Due on Friday along with test corrections (optional)

HW:  study over the biome handouts and finish all land biomes, do test corrections

Tuesday May 9– finish 9 biomes with Bill Nye video on wetlands and the 2 water biomes-Estuary and Marine.

HW:  Study Cells. study over the biome handouts and finish all land biomes, do test corrections

Wednesday May 9 brain pop Classification, discuss Carolus Linneaus  Dichotomous keys and levels of classification –Bring dough and toppings and continue studying cell parts Thursday

HW:  Study Cells. study over the biome handouts and finish all land biomes, do test corrections Bring in cookie dough and sprinkles

Thursday May 10-   9 phyla lab and sheet.

HW:  Study Cells. study over the biome handouts and finish all land biomes, do test corrections DUE Friday Bring in cookie dough and sprinkles

Friday May 20– Cell Quiz. Notes and brainpop on 6 kingdoms.

HW: Bring in cookie dough and sprinkles.  Study notes on classification- kingdoms and phyla.

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Kelley/Bennett April 24-28,2017

By eduk8r

Monday April 24-. Punnett squares- pea pods and Bikini bottoms Genetics handout, make flash cards for core 6

HW:  1-12 on study guide core 6,   test on Friday

Tuesday April 25- Finish DNA bead model Cloning & Dolly brainpops. Genetic engineering reading packet.  Bikini bottom genetics problems.

HW:  13-25 on study guide core 6 test on Friday

Wednesday May 4 – go through first half of pages in book on genetics together, Cell quiz, vocabulary worksheet using flash cards

HW:  26-38 on study guide core 6 test on Friday

Thursday May 5 – go over study guide for test and rest of book pages. Bill Nye “Genetics” Give out answer sheet to study guide.

HW:  finish the study guide core 6,  test tomorrow

Friday May 6 –Take test on core 6 Genetics.  Make flash cards for core 7 on Biomes pick a color you haven’t used before. Turn in study guide.

HW:  finish any unfinished classwork- microscope lab, DNA paper or bead models

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