Science – week of February 19th

Today is the first day of the 5th grading cycle!  This is a great time to evaluate your organizational skills and make a goal to complete all assignments on-time!

Monday/Tuesday:  Students will complete the Six Kingdoms foldable and be assessed on the content.

HOMEWORK DUE Monday/Tuesday (2/26-2/27):  READ and answer ALL questions on pages #372-#382 in the textbook.

Wednesday/Thursday:  Due to STAAR RELEASED tests for Math and Reading, classes will be shortened to about 45 minutes.  We will take a quick assessment of student knowledge regarding analyzing a chart, then introduce Natural Selection.

Friday:  Students will begin a mini-lab on Natural Selection.

Extra Credit: Texas History 2-19-18

Follow the links below that correspond to your class to complete the extra credit. Only do the extra credit that corresponds to your Texas History class period.

Make sure you type your name on your post. Type your NAME at the top of the post in the TITLE and post your response below.

The expectation is that you make 1 initial post, and then write at least 1 response to a classmate’s post.

If you do not write 2 posts, you will not receive credit.

The password to access is Chargers1

Period 3: http://padlet.com/merzn/w8jk56b8l7x4

Period 7: http://padlet.com/merzn/cclax5h9wdmn

Period 2: http://padlet.com/merzn/oil77mzbmiry

Period 6: http://padlet.com/merzn/8egrfcind4sk

Period 8: http://padlet.com/merzn/z18nu9co00qs

Algebra – Week of 2/19

Monday/Tuesday: Students will solve quadratic equations by completing the square and using the quadratic formula. Homework: Workbook lesson 10.5#10-18 and lesson 10.6#1-11(odd) and 19-21.

Wednesday/Thursday: Math/Reading test

Friday: Students will work on chapter 10 test review sheet. Homework: Finish review sheet and study for the test.

Math 7 Pre-AP – Week of 2/19

Tuesday: Students will review for Wednesday’s math test. Homework: Work on the review sheets.

Wednesday/Thursday: Math/Reading test. Students will also take chapter 4 vocabulary quiz in class.

Friday: Students will find the slope and the y-intercept of a line. Homework: Complete #1-8 on page 98-99 in green textbook.

Science – Week of February 12th

Monday/Tuesday:  Students will take the unit test on Genetics.  We will begin our next unit on Natural Selection, Adaptations, and Taxonomy.

HOMEWORK DUE FRIDAY:  READ and answer ALL questions on pages #362-#328.

**Students will need to bring 5-6 different leaves to class on Wednesday/Thursday. 

Wednesday/Thursday:  We will continue learning about dichotomous keys and levels of taxonomy (classification.)  Students will be assessed on how to complete a dichotomous key.

Friday:  We will review homework, then students will create a Six Kingdoms of Life foldable.