- HW: Flaps due Wednesday. Word are:natural resource, renewable resource, nonrenewable resource, recycling, fossil fuel, petroleum, natural gas, coal, acid precipitation, smog
_Midterm Study Guide due Monday for 1st and 2nd, Tuesday for 3rd and 4th.
Midterm exams from GCPS are Monday and Tuesday
Please get your science fair question to me ASAP if you have not yet - the clock is ticking!
HW: Finish your IT pages (Chapter 5). Study guide due Monday.
HW: IT pages 71-74. Answer all questions and the section review
Study guide due tomorrow. Answer the 7 essential questions and include a paragraph using at least 13 of the vocabulary words listed. Make sure to highlight or underline the words. Worth 5 points extra credit on test
Today we had a BLAST in class. It was very messy, very loud, and there was lots of learning taking place! I wish I had thought to bring my camera into the lab - it was definitely an unforgettable day :)
HW: Finish up the graph and the questions for the lab. Quiz tomorrow. Tutoring at 8:15
Science fair questions are due next week. Make sure you follow the rubric you stapled into your science fair notebook. Due dates are by homeroom:
Shaver - Monday
Doyle - Tuesday
Mays - Wednesday
Darrell - Thursday
Today we started working on our geologic time scales. Everyone did a really nice job buckling down and getting to work. Science Fair is being introduced in CQI this week. Students will have their official question due next week, based on homeroom:
Ms. Shaver's HR - due Monday
Mrs. Doyle's HR - due Tuesday
Mrs. Mays' HR - due Wednesday
Mrs. Darrell's HR - due Thurs
Homework so far this week: study chart due Monday, Quiz Friday. Rocks retake Friday during morning tutoring, with special exceptions made during lunch. Students must have earned below a 70 to retake the test.
For those of you that did not turn in the Rock Around the World paper - your required replacement grade is coming soon.
Don't forget to prepare for court tomorrow! Complete your anticipation guide (the court document I handed out today). Remember that study charts will now be due every Monday and your flaps will be checked on Wednesday.
Students had time to work in flaps in class today after the vocabulary quiz. Words for this set include:
5. relative dating
6. geologic column