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Daily Assignments - Science 7

Week of January 30 - February 3

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Monday - January 30 - Lesson Check Quiz "Changing Earth's Surface" - Lesson 5 Launch "What is a Rock?" - Lesson 5 Phenomenon "How can this lava, that originated deep below Earth as magma, eventually become sandstone?" - Make a Claim - Term Sheet

Tuesday - January 31 - Lab "Rock Detail"

Wednesday - February 1 - Notes over Rocks, Minerals, and Igneous Rocks - Quiz Tomorrow - 3-D Thinking pages 104 and 105 - Collect Evidence A

Thursday - February 2 - Quiz over Rocks, Minerals, and Igneous Rocks - Lab "Igneous Rocks" 

Friday - February 3 - Notes over Sedimentary Rocks - 3-D Thinking pages 106, 110, and 113 - Investigation "Stick to It" pages 112 and 113 - Collect Evidence B

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Monday - January 23 - Quiz over Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition - Investigation "Bye, Bye Beach" - Notes over Wind Erosion - 3-D Thinking page 88

Tuesday - January 24 - Lab "Sand Hills"

Wednesday - January 25 - Video "How Earth Was Made - Glaciers" 

Thursday - January 26 - Demonstration "Ice Cube Glaciers" - Notes over Glaciers - Glacial Shaping page 86 - Collect Evidence D - 3-D Thinking pages 88 and 90 - Quiz Tomorrow over Glaciers

Friday - January 27 - Glacier Quiz - Lesson Review pages 92-94

 

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Monday - January 16 - No School - Martin Luther King Day 

Tuesday - January 17 - Lesson 4 Launch "What is Erosion?" - Lesson 4 Phenomenon "How did the Grand Canyon get so deep?" - Make a Claim - Term Sheet - Video "How was the Grand Canyon formed?

Wednesday - January 18 - Notes over Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition - Quiz Tomorrow - 3-D Thinking page 81 - Stream Table Video - "Go With the Flow" - Collect Evidence

Thursday - January 19 - Quiz over Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition - Lab "Sand Hills" 

Friday - January 20 - Finish "Sand Hills Lab" - Notes over Glaciers

 

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Monday - January 9 - Notes over Volcanoes - Quiz Tomorrow - Video "Nature's Inferno" 

Tuesday - January 10 - Quiz over Volcanoes - Finish Video "Nature's Inferno" 

Wednesday - January 11 - Investigation page 56 "Take Cover" - Collect Evidence C - Earthquake Notes - Earthquake Quiz Tomorrow

Thursday - January 12 - Earthquake Quiz Lesson Check Quiz "Shaping Earth's Surface" - Lesson Review pages 64-66

Friday - January 13 - Lesson 4 Launch "What is Erosion?" - Lesson 4 Phenomenon "How did the Grand Canyon get so deep?" - Make a Claim - Term Sheet - Video "How was the Grand Canyon Formed?"

 

 

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Monday - January 2 - No School - Winter Break

Tuesday - January 3 - No School - Winter Break

Wednesday - January 4 - Teacher Work Day

Thursday - January 5 - Review Lab "Living on the Edge" - Review Notes over Plate Tectonics - Notes over Mountains - Lab Page 50-51 "Fold Mountains" - Collect Evidence B - 3-D Thinking page 49

Friday - January 6 - Quiz over Plate Boundaries - 3-D Thinking page 54 - "A Tale of Two Boundaries" page 55 - Notes over Volcanoes

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Monday - December 19 - 3-D Thinking page 49 - Collect Evidence A - Notes over plate boundaries  

Tuesday - December 20 - Falcon Rewards - Bowling

Wednesday - December 21 - Teacher Work Day 

Thursday - December 22 - Winter Break Begins

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Monday - December 12Lesson 3 Science Launch "Moving Plates" - Lesson 3 Phenomenon "Shaping Earth's Surface" - Make a Claim - Lesson 3 Term Sheet

Tuesday - December 13 - Science MAP Testing- Fire (Missed Most of Class)

Wednesday - December 14 - Science MAP Testing

Thursday - December 15 - Finish Science MAP Testing 

Friday - December 16 - Lab "Living on the Edge" pages 46-49 

 

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Monday - December 5 - Lesson Check "Moving Continents" - Lesson 2 Launch "Earth's Crust" - Lesson 2 Phenomenon "Why is there a huge underwater mountain range between South America and Africa?" - Make a Claim - Term Sheet

Tuesday - December 6 - Investigation page 30 "Under the Sea" - Video "Marie Tharp - Great Minds" - Notes over the ocean floor and ocean trenches - Collect Evidence A - Investigation "Stripes on the Seafloor" 

Wednesday - December 7 - Quiz over the Ocean Floor and Trenches - Video "Bill Nye - Greatest Discoveries - Seafloor Spreading" - Notes over Seafloor Spreading

Thursday - December 8 - Review Continental Drift, Seafloor Spreading, and Plate Tectonics - Collect Evidence B, C, and D - Lesson Check Quiz "Development of a Theory" - Lesson 2 Review pages 38-40

Friday - December 9 - Lesson 3 Launch "Moving Plates" - Lesson 3 Phenomenon "Why is South America Lopsided?" - Video "Two Terrains" - Make a Claim - Lesson 3 Term Sheet 

 

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Monday - November 28 - ixl F.1 - F.7 - Review over Chemical Reactions

Tuesday - November 29 - Finish ixl Review over Chemical Reactions (F.1-F.7)

Wednesday - November 30 - Notes over Continental Drift - Investigation page 10 "A Surprising Fit" - Collect Evidence A - Video "Wegener's Hypothesis" - Investigation page 11  "Continental Drift Hypothesis" - Video "Alfred Wegener's Theory of Continental Drift - Video "Continental Drift by the Amoeba People

Thursday - December 1 - Continental Drift Quiz - Lab "Reconstructing Pangaea" - 3-D Thinking page 14 - Collect Evidence A, B, and C

Friday - December 2 - "Reconstructing Gondwana" page 15 - Collect Evidence D - Investigation page 19 "Wegener's Thorn" - Lesson 1 Review pages 20-22

 

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Monday - November 21 Practice Puzzle Making - Simulate Pangaea

Tuesday - November 22 - Thanksgiving Science Scavenger Hunt

Wednesday - November 23 - No School

Thursday - November 24 - No School - Happy Thanksgiving

Friday - November 25 - No School 

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Monday - November 14 - Learn Smart Activity "Matter - Properties and Changes" 

Tuesday - November 15 - Review for Test "Matter - Properties and Changes" - Test Tomorrow

Wednesday - November 16 - Test "Properties and Changes" - Hand in Notes - Hand in Books for Participation Grade

Thursday - November 17Review Test - Module 1 Phenomenon "How did this beach turn purple?" - Video "Chromatic Coasts" - Lesson 1 Launch "Earth's Motion" 

Friday - November 18 - Activity page 7 "Why do South America and Africa have matching coastlines?" - Make a Claim - Term Sheet

 

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Monday - November 7 - Investigation p. 162 "Model Magnets" - Video "What is Chemical Potential Energy?" - Notes over Chemical Potential Energy, Endothermic and Exothermic Reactions - 3-D Thinking page 166 - Collect Evidence A

Tuesday - November 8 - Lab "Energy In/Energy Out" pages 163-165

Wednesday - November 9 - Review Lab "Energy In/Energy Out" - Finish Lesson 3 Notes  

Thursday - November 10 - Collect Evidence B, Revise Claim and Support Reasoning - 3-D Thinking page 172 - "How does a light stick work?" page 173 - Lesson 3 Review pages 174-176

Friday - November 11 - Lesson Check 3 Quiz "Matter: Properties and Changes" - Learn Smart Review 

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Monday - October 31 - Notes over Atomic Mass and Balancing Equations - Collect Evidence C - Worksheets to Practice Balancing Equations - Happy Halloween!!

Tuesday - November 1 - Lesson Check Quiz "Property Changes in Chemical Reactions" - Lesson 2 Review pages 154-156

Wednesday - November 2 - No School - State Volleyball

Thursday - November 3 - Review pages 154-156 - Physical and Chemical Changes/Properties Practice Worksheet

Friday - November 4 -Lesson 3 Launch "Energy in Bonds" - Lesson 3 Phenomenon "Why does the temperature change in hot and cold packs?" - Make a Claim - Investigation page 162 "Model Magnets" - Term Sheet 

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Monday - October 24 - Collect Evidence B and C, Revise Claim if needed and Give Reasoning - Lesson Check Quiz "Properties of Matter" - Lesson Review pages 134-136

Tuesday - October 25 - Lesson 2 Launch "Chemical Reactions" - Lesson 2 Phenomenon "Why does a solid form when the two liquids are mixed?" page 139 - Video "Making a Solid - Lab "Positive Reaction" - Make a Claim - Lesson 2 Term Sheet 

Wednesday - October 26 - Notes over Chemical Reactions and Law of Conservation of Mass - 3-D Thinking page 144 - Collect Evidence A and B - Investigation page 147 "Broken Bonds"

Thursday - October 27 - PhET Investigation "Trading Places" page 148-149

Friday - October 28 - Virtual Lab "Understanding Matter"

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Monday - October 17 - Notes - Chemical Properties - Collect Evidence B - 3-D Thinking page 132 - Parent Teacher Conferences 3:45-7:45

Tuesday - October 18 - Lab "Be a Detective"

Wednesday - October 19 - Collect Evidence C - Virtual Lab "Properties of Elements"Parent-Teacher Conferences 3:45 - 7:45

Thursday - October 20 - No School - Teacher Work Day - End of the 1st Quarter

Friday - October 21 - No School 

 

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Monday - October 10 - Review Test - Module 2 Launch "How does the wood change when it burns?" - Lesson 1 Launch page 109 - Mystery Substance - Lesson 1 Phenomenon "Why is she biting her metal?" - Video "Biting Gold" - Look at Pyrite - Make a Claim - Lesson 1 Term Sheet 

Tuesday - October 11 - Notes over Physical Properties -Quiz Tomorrow over Qualitative and Quantitative Properties 

Wednesday - October 12 - Quiz over Qualitative and Quantitative Properties - Lab pages 114 -115 "Big Enough

Thursday - October 13 - 3-D Thinking page 118 and 123 -"Determining Density" page 124 - Collect Evidence A

Friday - October 14 - Lab "Don't Go Changing" pages 126-127

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Monday - October 3 - Notes over Ionic and Covalent Compounds - Quiz Tomorrow - 3-D Thinking page 92 - Collect Evidence B - A Closer Look "Carbon"

Tuesday - October 4 - Quiz over Ionic and Covalent Compounds - Lesson Check "Molecular Structure" - Lesson Review pages 94-96

Wednesday - October 5 - Review for Classification and States of Matter Test - Test Tomorrow - Work on Learn Smart Review

Thursday - October 6 - Classification and States of Matter Test - Hand in Notes - Hand in Books for Participation Grade

Friday - October 7 - Finish Learn Smart

 

 

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Monday - September 26 - Lesson Check 3 "Changes in Pressure" - Lesson 3 Review pages 70-71

Tuesday - September 27 - Lesson 4 Launch "Now You See It, Now You Don't" page 73 - Lesson 4 Phenomenon "Why do some substances dissolve in water, but other substances do not?" - Video "Will it dissolve?" - Make a Claim - Investigation "Organize the Elements" page 78-79 - Lesson 4 Term Sheet

Wednesday - September 28 - Notes over Types of Elements, Substances, Metals, Nonmetals, and Gases - 3-D Thinking page 83 - Quiz Tomorrow

Thursday - September 29 - Quiz over Element Properties - Collect Evidence A

Friday - September 30 - Investigation "Organize the Compounds" page 84-85

 

 

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Monday - September 19 - Lesson Check Quiz 2 "Changes in Temperature" - Lesson 2 Review pages 52-53

Tuesday - September 20 - Lesson 3 Launch "Feeling Pressured" page 55 - Video "Powerful Air" Demo "The Cartesian Diver" - Make a Claim - Fill out Lesson 3 Note Sheet

Wednesday - September 21 - Video "Boyle's Law of Gases" - Review Note Sheet over Boyle's Law and Pressure - Lab "Pile on the Pressure" page 60-61

Thursday - September 22 - 3-D Thinking page 66 - Investigation "Phase In, Phase Out" page 67 - 3-D Thinking page 68 - Collect Evidence A and B, Revise Claim and Support Reasoning - A Closer Look: Slow Cookers 

Friday - September 23 - Homecoming Parade - No Class

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Monday - September 12 - Video "Charles Law" - Notes over Temperature and Volume Laws - 3-D Thinking page 37

Tuesday - September 13 - Lab "Energy on the Move" pages 38-39 - Notes over Heat - 3-D Thinking page 40 - Collect Evidence A

Wednesday - September 14 - Video "Upside Down Glass of Water Trick" - Notes over Temperature and Pressure - Collect Evidence B

Thursday - September 15 - Notes over what happens to states of matter as temperature changes - Quiz Tomorrow - 3-D Thinking page 49 - Virtual Lab "How does thermal energy affect the state of a substance?" - Collect Evidence C, Revise Claim if needed and give Support Reasoning

Friday - September 16 - Quiz over States of Matter and Temperature - ixl I.1 and I.2

 

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Monday - September 5 - No School - Labor Day

Tuesday - September 6 - Notes over Atoms and Elements - 20 Elements to Know (Quiz Thursday) - Video "Splitting Water" - Investigation page 22 "Compound Ratios" - Investigation page 24 "Element Symbols" - 3-D Thinking page 25 - Collect Evidence C and D - Revise Claim if needed and Give Reasoning - Element Quiz Thursday

Wednesday - September 7 - Lesson 1 Check "Classification and States of Matter" - Lesson 1 Review pages 26-28 - Element Quiz Tomorrow

Thursday - September 8 - Element Quiz - Lesson 2 Launch "Shrinking Bottles" - Lesson 2 Term Sheet 

Friday - September 9 - Phenomenon "What happens to the ice on a frozen lake when the temperature changes?" - Video "Spring is in the Air" - Make a Claim - Lab Demonstration "Growing Air" page 34-35 - 

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Monday - August 26 - Quiz over States of Matter and Particle Movement - PhET Investigation "Particles in States of Matter" page 12-13

Tuesday - August 27 - Science Map Testing

Wednesday - August 28 - Science Map Testing

Thursday - August 29 - Video "Stemstrations - Kinetic and Potential Energy - Notes over What energy can a particle have, energy and temperature, thermometers, and attraction and energy - 3-D Thinking page 16-17

Friday - August 30 - Notes over Thermal Energy, Atoms, Substances, Elements and Compounds - Video "Thermal Energy vs. Temperature" - Mr. C's Hot to Cold - Collect Evidence B 

 

 

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Monday - August 22 - Lab Safety - Measuring Temperature - Measuring Volume

Tuesday - August 23 - Lab Safety - Measuring Mass - Measuring Length

Wednesday - August 24 - Safety in the Lab - Hand in Lab Safety Packet

Thursday - August 25 - Module 1 Phenomenon "What conditions are needed for a substance to freeze and boil at the same time?" - Video "Triple Point" - Lesson 1 Launch "Describing Atoms" - Lesson 1 Phenomenon "Why is the liquid boiling?" - Video "Boiling Liquid" - Make a Claim - Lesson 1 Terms

Friday - August 26 - Lab "Matter I.D.'s" page 10-11 - Notes over Properties of States of Matter - Quiz Monday over States of Matter and Particle Movement - Record Evidence A - 3-D Thinking page 14

 

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Monday - August 15 - No School

Tuesday - August 16 - No School 

Wednesday - August 17 - Welcome! - All About Me Project

Thursday - August 18 - Share All About Me Projects - Classroom Expectations

Friday - August 19 - Begin Science Safety Packet