• Science & Design

    Welcome to 8th Grade Integrated Science & Design

    All work for Science & Design is posted in Google Classroom

    Science & Design 5/18 - 5/22

    Final week to turn in all work- see Google Classroom

    Science Agenda May 18 -22 Agenda Link

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of May 11 Agenda Link

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of May 4 Agenda Link

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of April 27 Agenda Link

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of April 20 -24

    Topics for the Week – Evolutionary History

     Use this link for Science  Science Weekly Agenda 4/20-4/24   

    Use this link for Design Design Agenda

    Go to Google Classroom for Video links and Class Assignments

    Period and Google Class Code

    Period 3        qlp2syp

    Period 4       vrd3upi

    Period 5         pct33kk

    Design Period 6 and 8  stf5d2l

    You can also email your questions. I should be able to respond Mon - Friday via email 8:30 am -10:30 am and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

    Extra Credit- Endangered Species Extra Credit   Endangered S Extra Credit 

     

     

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of March 30 – April 3

    Topics for the Week – Natural Selections

    This is an OUTLINE of the pages you should read and complete this week. Each day I will add a link with a Power Point presentation to help guide you.

    I have also put together a  COVID 19 PowerPoint COVID 19 Link to share some of the SCIENCE about the video.

    Also- the assignments are now listed on Google Classroom if that is easier for you!

    Period and  Google Class Code

    Period 3        qlp2syp

    Period 4       vrd3upi

    Period 5         pct33kk

    Design Period 6 and 8  stf5d2l

    You can also email your questions. I should be able to respond Mon - Friday via email 8:30 am -10:30 am and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

    Extra Credit- Endangered Species Extra Credit   Endangered S Extra Credit 

    Poisonous Ostrilopes Extra Credit  Poisonous Ostrilopes

    Classwork/Homework

    Reading/Homework

    Monday- March 30

     March 30 PowerPointThe YouTube links do not work in the PPoint or the Video Lesson- use the links by the reading->

     March 30 Video Lesson

    1)Continue with last weeks work

    2)Review Key Concepts pg 127

    3) Critical Juncture Lesson 2.5 will be OPEN

    Monday, Tues, Weds & Thurs. Take the quiz, send an email and I will tell you the questions that you missed.

    GO Back Correct to 100%

    Natural Selections AJ Score Sheet (2 options)

    Score Sheet pdf

    Natural Selection Score Google Sheets

    Monday- Read K1 & K2

    ·         Highlight/2 notes/pg

    ·         Take Reading Quiz-

     

    Stickleback quiz

    Send email if you cannot take the  quiz online and I will send you the quesitons

     Watch YouTube Videos on Dragon Fly nymphs!

    Dragon Fly Nymphs

    Dragon Fly Lifecycle

    Tues –March 31

    March 31 PowerPoint

    March 31 Video Lesson

    Extinctions & Human Impact

    AJ pg 145 Define Climate Change, Human activities & mass extinction

    SKIP pg 143

    Complete pgs 144 - 147

     

    Tues- Read L1 & L2

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

     

     

    Weds-  April 1 (April Fool’s Day!)

    April 1 Power Point

    Video Lesson April 1

    Complete Monday – Wed Work

    Score your AJ (Online or print out)

    Be sure all your work is complete!

    Weds- Finish all Classwork

    Review Key Concepts pg 127

     

    Thurs- Watch the review of the most missed questions on the Critical Juncture

    Power Point Review

    Video Review

    Review for Final Test on Friday

    Thurs- Finish all Classwork

    Review Key Concepts pg 127

     

     

    Friday- Log on to Amplify Natural Selections

    Lesson 4.4 Take the Multiple Choice Test

    Please complete the Survey in Google Classroom

     

    Friday- Enjoy Spring Break!

     

     

     

    Design Student use this link Design 3/23-27

     Science Classwork & Homework

    New Extra Credit- Endangered Species- Endangered S Extra Credit 

     

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of March 23 - 27

    Topics for the Week – Natural Selections

    This is an OUTLINE of the pages you should read and complete this week. Each day I will add a link with a Power Point presentation to help guide you similar to the ones I use in class.

     Should you need more help, please email your questions. I should be able to respond daily via email 8:30 am -10:30 am and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm M through F. 

    Extra Credit- Endangered Species Extra Credit

     

    Classwork/Homework

    Reading/Homework

    Monday- Natural Selection Lesson 2.3 & 2.4

    PP link PowerPoint link to help you

    Gunter Video Lesson 3_23

    AJ pg 60- Read/Underline the words genes, protein molecules, traits, in the KEY CONCEPTS

    AJ pg 61 & 62- Read & Respond to Sherman

    (Ignore the Claim Additions from Lesson 2.2- I don’t know why they included them here?)

    Skip pgs 63 & 64

     

    Lesson 2.4-

    AJ pg 65- Read/Underline the words genes, population & generation in the KEY CONCEPTS

    AJ pgs 66-68  Complete ALL

    Skip 69

    AJ pg 70 & 71 Read/Study the data

    Complete the Chart on pg 70- you should be able to support BOTH claims!

    Skip pgs 72 & 73

    Monday- Read G1 & G2

    ·         Highlight/2 notes/pg

    ·         Find the following sentences- underline or highlight

    1) same idea, same time

    2) Changing slowly over long-

    3) He spent 4 years- and 8 years-

    4) Darwin was planning to publish-

    5) When Wallace died-

     

     

     

    ·         Due Tues to stay on track!

    Darwin Video link Darwin's Theories YouTube       

    Tues – AJ  Lesson 2.6

    Link to Natural Selection Video Amoeba Sisters

    PP Lesson Link

    Gunter Video of Lesson

    AJ pg 74- Read/Underline the words genes, adaptive traits population, causes, effects & generation in the KEY CONCEPTS

    Skip pgs 76 -81

    AJ pg 82 -87 (Everyone will complete the PURPLE Review)

    Skip pgs 88 -90

    AJ pg 91

    Skip pgs 92 -93

    Tues- Read H1 & H2

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

     

    Due Weds to stay on track

     

    Weds-  AJ Lesson 3.1

    Read pg 94 & 95

    Define the word mutation on pg 95

    If you have access to YouTube, watch this video

    Mutation & Natural Selection

    PP for March 25

    Gunter Video Lesson 3/25 Remember the Links DO NOT work from within the video. Use the link posted above.

    AJ pg 96 – 99 Read & Complete (Skip pg 97)

     

    Weds- Read I 1- I 8

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

    Thurs- AJ Lesson 3.2

    TED Talk- Natural Selection Myths

    PowerPoint Slides

    March 26 Video LessonImportant! I forgot to include the reading in the Video! Check the Reading side for more information

    Read pg 100- Define distribution, evolution, fossil, pattern, scientific community & variation

    AJ- Complete pgs 101 – 107 ALL

    AJ pg 102 (Choose your favorite mutation article)

    Thurs- Read J1 - J3

    Highlight/2 notes page

    Check your email for reading quiz!

    Quiz due by Monday March 30th

    Friday- AJ Lesson 3.3

    Read pg 108- Focus on the Key Concepts

    Complete pgs 109 – 112

    Watch these cool videos about the Antarctic Fish!

    Antarctic Fish     

     Blue Planet Diving under Arctic Ice

    What is different about 2 & 3 on pg 111 & 112? Look closely, one shows a mutation that leads to creating an adaptive trait, and the other does not.

    Skip pg 113

    Complete pg 114 & 115

    Use this link Poisonous Newts Google Doc

    PowerPoint Slides

    Gunter Video of Lesson 3.3

    Skip pages 116 -119

    Poisonous Ostrilope Extra Credit

     No HW

    Happy Vernal Equinox! Friday is the first day of Spring! Click on the link for more information 

    Vernal Equinox 2020

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    Here is a Leprechan/Ostrilope Challenge for you to try today!  Good Luck!Ostrilope Challenge

    Check back- no work this week.....

    Ideas: Read/Highlight the articles in your AJ and continue to Explore the Sim!

    Here is a photo from 6:30 am this morning. Try to get up early tomorrow and you should be able to see Jupiter and Mars right near the MOON! Do it! 

    Jupiter, Mars & the Moon

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of March 9 - 13

    Topics for the Week – Natural Selections

    Extra Credit- Hubble Space Telescope Exploration   Extra Credit Link Due 3/13

    Win a Telescope! Use this link to find out more! Community Observatory Contest

     

    Classwork

    Homework

    Monday- Natural Selections AJ

    Pre-Assessment

    Launch Video

    Complete pg 5, 6, 9 and 10 (skip 7)

    Read A1

    Monday- Read B1 & 2 Due Tues

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

     

    Tues- Natural Selection Lesson 1.4

    AJ pgs 16, 17 - 22

     

    Tues- Read C1 – C7

    ·         Follow Directions on pg 23, complete 23 & 24

    ·         Due Weds

    Weds – AJ  Lesson 1.5

    ·         Pg 25 - 32

    Weds- Read D1-2 AND E 1

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

     

    Thurs-  AJ Lesson 2.1 pg 43 -48

    Answer questions pg 48

    Skip 49, 50 & 51

     

    Thurs- Read F1 - 4

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

    Friday- AJ Lesson 2.2 pg 52 - 57

    Review Key Concepts pg 74

     

     

    Friday- NO HW

     

     

     

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of March 2 - 5

    Topics for the Week – Amplify Light Waves

    Extra Credit- Hubble Space Telescope Exploration   Extra Credit Link

     Win a Telescope! Use this link to find out more! Community Observatory Contest

    Classwork

    Homework

    Monday- Light Waves Lesson 3.5

    Pgs 88 – 102 (Complete YOUR color section.)

    Monday- Read F1 & F2 Due Tues

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

     

    Tues- Light Waves Lesson 3.6

    AJ pgs 101-109

    Score Light Waves AJ- Due Friday

     

    Tues- Score Light Waves AJ

    ·         Complete Absent work/missing work

    ·         Due Friday

    Weds – Why do we see color?

    ·         Bill Nye Video

    Weds- Review for Light Waves Test Friday

    ·         Use pg 113

    Thurs-  Review Day

    Key Concepts pg 113

     

    Thurs-

    Review Key Concepts page 113 Test Friday

    Light AJ Score Due Friday

     

    Friday- Light Waves Test

    Light Waves AJ Due

     

    Friday- NO HW

     

     

    Week 1- Trimester 3!

    Science Classwork & Homework for the Week of February 24 -28

    Topics for the Week – Amplify Light Waves

    Extra Credit- Hubble Space Telescope Exploration  Extra Credit Link

     

    Classwork

    Homework

    Monday- Light Waves Lesson 2.4

    AJ pgs 48 - 55

    Monday- Read C1 & C2 Due Tuesday

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

     

    Tues- Light Waves Lesson 2.5

    AJ pgs 57 – 65 (skip pg 59 & 61)

     

    Tues- Read D1 – D3 Due Weds

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page D1 & D2

    Weds – Light Waves Lesson 3.1

    AJ pgs 69 - 75

     

    Weds- Read E1 – E3 Due Thursday

    ·         Highlight/2notes/page

    Thurs-  Light Waves Lesson 3.3

    AJ pgs 82 – 87

    Thurs-

    Review Key Concepts page 88 for Quiz on Friday

     

    Friday- Light Waves Lesson 3.4

    Critical Juncture Quiz

    Read F1 & 2

    Friday- NO HW