• Week 10 (October 21 - October 25) Unit 4: Chemical Reactions (Test Friday 11/1)

    Monday 10/21 - Counting Atoms WS (due Tues. 10/22). 

    Tuesday 10/22 - Modeling Chemical Formulas in-class practice.

    Wednesday 10/23 - Modeling Chemical Equations WS (due 10/24)

    Thursday 10/24 - Counting Atoms in Equations

    Friday 10/25 - Baggie Lab

    Week 11 (October 28 - November 1) Unit 4: Chemical Reactions (Test Friday 11/1)

    Monday 10/28 - Balance Practice (due tomorrow) 

    Tuesday 10/29 - Conservations of Mass. 2nd CER Writing.

    Wednesday 10/30 - Study Guide (grade tomorrow, due Friday 11/1). finish CER Writing (due tomorrow)

    Thursday 10/31 - Correct Study guide. 

    Friday 11/1 - Unit 4 Test: Chemical Reactions

    Week 12 (November 4 - November 8) Unit 5: Energy (Test Friday 11/22)

    Monday 11/4 - Test Corrections. Unit 5: Energy - Battery Lab Exploration

    Tuesday 11/5 - Chemical Energy conversions - light, thermal, electrical, sound, etc.

    Wednesday 11/6 - Radiation, Convection and conduction - weather, tectonics, seasons, phase changes

    Thursday 11/7 - Movement of energy.

    Friday 11/8 - Elastic potential energy: Rubber Band Lab. CER Lab Report.

    Week 13 (November 11 - November 15) Unit 5: Energy (Test Friday 11/22)

    Monday 11/11 - Veterans' Day Assembly. 

    Tuesday 11/12 - 

    Wednesday 11/13 - District CBA Benchmark Test

    Thursday 11/14 - 

    Friday 11/15 - 

    Week 14 (November 18 - November 15) Unit 5: Energy (Test Friday 11/22)

    Monday 11/18 -  

    Tuesday 11/19 - 

    Wednesday 11/20 - Unit 5 Study Guide: Energy

    Thursday 11/21 - Correct/Grade/Go over Study Guide

    Friday 11/22 - Unit 5 Test: Energy

    THANKSGIVING BREAK! Saturday 11/23 - Sunday 12/1

    Week 15 (December 2 - December 6) Unit 6: Waves

    Monday 12/2 - Test Corrections. Intro Unit 6: Waves

    Tuesday 12/3 - Slinky wave simulations. Compression (longitudinal) waves (basically sound waves). Murray waves handout (for notes only, for now, in classroom).

    Wednesday 12/4 - Waves notes (PPT). Work on Murray waves handout. Murray sound handout (in classroom) Sound waves notes.

    Thursday 12/5 - Grade Murray handouts. Interference, reflection, refraction, absorbtion of mechanical longitudinal waves (sound waves).

    Friday 12/6 - Sound waves Quiz. 

    Week 16 (December 9 - December 13) Unit 6: Waves

    Monday 12/9 - Light waves activities. Electromagnetic Spectrum notes (red shift/dopler effect, speed of light, calculations).

    Tuesday 12/10 - Interference, reflection, refraction, absorbtion of transverse waves (light and water waves). Interference. Explain interference using terms and models of amplitude, frequencies and wavelengths.

    Wednesday 12/11 - Unit 6 Study Guide: Waves

    Thursday 12/12 - Go over/Grade Study guide

    Friday 12/13 - Unit 6 Test: Waves. Semester exam study guide when finished with test.

    Week 17 (December 16 - December 20) Semester Exams

    Monday 12/16 - Test Corrections/work on study guides when finished

    Tuesday 12/17 - Grade/go over semester exam study guide. 

    Wednesday 12/18 - Early release (1/2 day). Semester Exams: 2nd Period Review, 2nd Period Exam, 1st Period Exam

    Thursday 12/19 - Early release (1/2 day) Semester Exams: 2nd Period Review, 3rd Period Exam, 4th Period Exam

    Friday 12/20 - Early release (1/2 day) Semester Exams: 8th Period Exam, 6th Period Exam, 5th Period Exam

    End of 2nd Nine Weeks. End of 1st Semester