7th Grade Course Syllabus

Thursday, May 16, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of May  20th-24th:

Monday 20th:               1) Begin Gummy Bear Lab
             
Tuesday 21st:               1) Finish Gummy Bear Lab
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                                                       
Wednesday 22nd:           1) Summer Break Puzzle

Thursday 23rd:             Awards, Yearbooks
                              ½ Day
                                   
Friday 24th:                 NO SCHOOL!!


                                                                                                                                

Friday, May 10, 2019


WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of May 13th – 17th:     

Monday 13th:               1) QUIZ: Geological Time
                              2) Notes (Graphic Organizer) on Graphing
                              3) LAB: Bar Graphs
                              ***DUE TUESDAY

Tuesday 14th:              1) LAB: Line Graphs
                              ***DUE WEDNESDAY
                       
Wednesday 15th:           7th Grade Bowling Trip
                                   
Thursday 16th:             1) Start Lab: Gummy Bear Graphing

Friday 17th:                 1) Graphing Practice Worksheets (sub)
                                                                                                                                                                                                              
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, May 6, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of May 6th-10th:

Monday 6th:                 1) Personal Time Line
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
             
Tuesday 7th:                1) Read pgs. 172-177 (Class Copy)
                              2) Reading Guide “Time Marches On”                                    ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                                                       
Wednesday 8th:              1) NOTES: Geological Time
                              2) Life Has a History Online Module
                                  (Geologic Time)

Thursday 9th:               1) Complete Section Review. 177, #1-8
                              2) Geological Timescale Scavenger Hunt
                              ***Both DUE END OF PERIOD
                              2) Prehistoric Coloring Sheets
                              ***QUIZ Tomorrow (Geological Time)
                                   
Friday 10th:                 1) QUIZ: (Geological Time)
                              2) Create a Spiral Geological Timeline

                                                                                                                                 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, April 26, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 29th-May 3rd:

Monday 29th:               1) LAB: The Rock Cycle (sugar cube)
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                     
Tuesday 30th:              1) Activity: Ride the Rock Cycle
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                                                                       
Wednesday 1st: (1/2 Day)   1) Pass out Chapter 5 Study Guide
                              2) Rock Cycle Crossword
                              ***Chapter 5 TEST on Friday

Thursday 2nd:               1) Create a Crossword
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              ***Chapter 5 TEST Tomorrow
                                   
Friday 3rd:                  1) TEST: Chapter 5 (Rocks & the Rock Cycle)
                              2) Solve a Sedimentary Rock Puzzle
                              HW:  Personal History Worksheet


                                                                                                                                 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, April 18, 2019


2424 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 22nd-26th:

Monday 22nd:               1) QUIZ: Metamorphic Rocks
                              2) Fill-in Notes: Rock Cycle
                              3) Read pgs. 166-169
                                     
Tuesday 23rd:              1) Review PPT Rock Cycle
                              2) Show Interactive Rock Cycle Show
                              3) Cut n’ Paste Vocabulary
                              4) Rock Cycle Coloring
                              5) Rock Cycle Wordsearch
                              HW: Print out a copy of the rock cycle
                                   For Tuesday’s poster
                                                                       
Wednesday 24th:           1) Begin Rock Cycle Poster

Thursday 25th:             1) Finish Rock Cycle Poster
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                   
Friday 26th:                 1) Rock Cycle Webquest (chromebooks)

                                                                                                                                 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, April 12, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 15th-19th:

Monday 15th:               1) Start Lab (Metamorphic Rocks)
                                     
Tuesday 16th:              1) Finish Lab: Sedimentary Rocks
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              ***QUIZ on Friday
                                                                       
Wednesday 17th:           7th grade AZMERIT Testing

Thursday 18th:             1) Metamorphic Rock Packet
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              2) Metamorphic Rock Cryptogram Puzzle
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                              ***QUIZ TOMORROW
                                   
Friday 19th:                 1) QUIZ: Metamorphic Rocks
                              2) Fill-in Notes: Rock Cycle
                              3) Read pgs. 166-169
                             
                                                                                                                        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, April 5, 2019


 WEEKLY  COURSE OUTLINE
7th grade SCIENCE

Week of April 8th-12th:

Monday 8th:                 1) Finish Lab (Sedimentary Rocks)
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              2) Write thank-you notes for guest speaker
                              3) Begin Vocab. Wordsearch
             
Tuesday 9th:                1) Revie Worksheet: Sedimentary Rocks
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                              2) Sedimentary Rock Crossword
                              ***DUE TOMORROW
                              ***QUIZ on Thursday
                                                                       
Wednesday 10th:           7th grade AZMERIT Testing

Thursday 11th:             1) Quiz: Sedimentary Rocks
                              2) Finish Vocabulary Wordsearch
                              ***DUE END OF PERIOD
                                   
Friday 12th:                 1) NOTES: Metamorphic Rocks
                              2) Read pgs. 162-164
                              3) WS 5-5
                              ***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.