Friday, January 11, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of January 14th- 18th:

Monday 14th:               1) Finish Lab
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                              2) Make words out of volcanoes WS
                                     
Tuesday 15th:              1) Read pgs. 110-112 (Take own notes)
                              2) Pass out Study Guide on Volcanoes
                              3) Vocabulary Activity
                              ***Chapter 3 TEST on THURSDAY
                                                                       
Wednesday 16th:           1) Chapter 3 Review p. 114, #1-10
                              2) Pass out Study Guides/make flashcards
                              3) Finish Vocabulary Activity (if needed)
                              ***Chapter 3 TEST TOMORROW
                                         
Thursday 17th:             1) Chapter 3 TEST
                              2) NOTES: Earth in Space
                              2) “Seasons Study Guide”
                              3) Make vocabulary flashcards
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                   
Friday 18th:                 1) PPT 1-1 “Earth in Space”
                              2) Read pgs. 14-24
                              3) WS 1-1 “Earth in Space”
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Thursday, December 20, 2018


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of January 7th- 11th:

Monday 7th:                1) Complete “Goal Sheet” for 3rd Q
                              2) PowerPoint Review 3-2
                              3) Finish Volcano Puzzle
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
             
Tuesday 8th:                1) Chapter 3-2 Crossword Puzzle
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                                                       
Wednesday 9th:            1) DVD: Eruption of Mt. St. Helens
                                  (28 min)
                              2) 1-paragraph summary of film
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                         
Thursday 10th:             1) NOTES 3-3
                              2) Read pgs. 103-107 as class
                              3) Worksheet 3-3 “Volcanic Landforms”
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                                   
Friday 11th:                1) Begin LAB: Paper Model of a Volcano

                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Monday, December 17, 2018


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of December 17th- 21st:

Monday 17th:               1) Notes: 3-2 Volcanic Activity
                              2) Begin Study Guide 3-2 (pgs. 93-102)
             
Tuesday 18th:              1) Finish Study Guide
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              2) Begin Volcano Puzzle
                                                                       
Wednesday 19th:          1) “Be an Achiever” Reflection
                                         
Thursday 20th: (1/2 Day)   1) Clean out science binder
                              2) Logic Problems-Dot Designs-Holiday Puzzle
                                   
Friday 21st:                NO SCHOOL



                                                                                                                                 EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Friday, December 7, 2018


WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of December 10th – 14th:

Monday 10th:               1) Cut n’ Paste Vocabulary
                              2) Finish Coloring
                              ***QUIZ Tomorrow (2-1) & (2-2)
             
Tuesday 11th:              1) QUIZ (2-1) & (2-2)
                              2) Earthquake Crossword
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                                                       
Wednesday 12th:          1) NOTES: Volcanoes and Plate Tectonics
                              2) Read pgs. 88-91
                              3) Review Worksheet 3-1 (class set)
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                         
Thursday 13th:             1) FILM: The Pacific Ring of Fire (43 min)
                              2) 15 Film Facts
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
           
Friday 14th:                1) LAB: Mapping Earthquakes and Volcanoes
                              ***DUE Tomorrow
                              ***Must use all lines on lab

                                                                                          EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Monday, December 3, 2018


WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of December 3rd- 7th:

Monday 3rd:                1) Read pgs. 58-61
                              2) Film: NOVA “Deadliest Earthquakes”
                              3) 15 Film Facts
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
             
Tuesday 4th:                1) Read “What Causes Earthquakes”
                                 (as a class)
                              2) Begin Study Guide 2-2, pgs. 64-69
                                 (Study Guide serves as notes!)
                                                                       
Wednesday 5th: (1/2 Day)   1) LAB: Slinky Lab
                              2) Coloring Handout “Waves”
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                                         
Thursday 6th:              1) Earthquake Wave Animation
                              2) Finish Study Guide
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                   
Friday 7th:                  1) WS “Comparing the Richter and Moment
                                  Magnitude Scales”
                              2) Color “Earthquake Magnitude Maps”
                           
                                                                                                                                    EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018


WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of November 26th- 30th:

Monday 26th:               1) Chapter Review #1-16
                              2) Vocabulary Activity Worksheet
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
             
Tuesday 27th:              1) TEST: Chapter 1
                              2) Science News Magazine
                                                                       
Wednesday 28th:          1) NOTES: Earth’s Crust in Motion
                              2) Read pgs. 54-57 (popcorn)
                              3) Color/Label Fault Types WS
                                         
Thursday 29th:             1) Begin Lab “A Model of Three Faults”
                                   
Friday 30th:                1) Finish Lab
                              ***DUE Monday


                                                                                                                                                            EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.

Friday, November 16, 2018


WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of November 19th- 23rd:

Monday 19th:               1) Finish WS “Types of Plate Boundaries”
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              2) Color the Plates WS
                              3) Pass out Chapter 1 Review from Book
                              ***TEST Chapter 1 on Tuesday!!!
                                     
Tuesday 20th:              1) Film Clip: Plate Tectonics
                              2) Plate Tectonics Crossword
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                              ***Chapter 1 TEST on Tuesday
                                                                       
Wednesday 21st:          1) Thanksgiving Puzzle
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                         
Thursday 22nd:             NO SCHOOL
                                   
Friday 23rd:                NO SCHOOL
                                             
                                                                                                              EXTRA CREDIT AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK: (max. 5pts/week) DUE ON FRIDAY
1) Read a science newspaper, magazine, or internet current event.  Write a 2-paragraph summary of the article (minimum of 5 sentences per paragraph).  Attach a copy of the article to your summary, and put in EC basket.