Monday, February 29, 2016

Monday 2-29-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
New books – check for damage
Water Tank Problem
Notes – Volume of a Prism
Science Quiz
Milkweed Bug Observations
“Among the Wild Chimpanzees”

Homework:
#88
Pg. 40
Problems 15, 16, 31


Friday, February 26, 2016

Friday 2-26-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Circles Practice
Terrarium or Aquarium Observations
“Among the Wild Chimpanzees”

Homework:
#87
Pg. 83
Problems 28-33, and 36


Thursday, February 25, 2016

Thursday 2-25-16

Reminder: Science Quiz on Monday
Know the vocab words and how to use them to describe a scenario
Organism
- Any living thing
Individual
- One single organism
Population
- All of the individuals of one kind in a specified area at one time
Community
- All the interacting populations in a specified area
Ecosystem
- A system of interacting organisms and nonliving factors in a specified area
Biotic
- Living organisms and products of organisms
Abiotic

- Nonliving

In-Class:
Number Talk
Covering and Surrounding/Circles Practice
Article “Life in a Community” – PM Only
Terrarium and Aquarium Observations
First 10 minutes of "Among the Wild Chimpanzees"

Homework:
#86
Pg. 82
Problems 22-27


Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Wednesday 2-24-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Inequalities Quiz
Covering and Surrounding
Article “Life in a Community” 
Terrarium and Aquarium
Observations

Homework:
#85
Pg. 81
Problem 15


Tuesday 2-23-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Covering and Surrounding
Pi Day Contest
Article “Milkweed Bugs” – Take notes
Observations

Homework:
#84
Pg. 80
Problems 5-11


Monday, February 22, 2016

Monday 2-22-16

Reminder: Math Quiz on Wednesday (2/24) on Inequalities

In-Class:
Number Talk
New Books - Covering and Surrounding
- Problem 5.1
Science Quiz
Observations
Vocab

Homework:
#83
pg. 74?
1-4

Friday, February 19, 2016

Friday 2-19-16

Reminder: Science Quiz on Monday (covering first two weeks of Earth History, open notes)

In-Class:
Number Talk
Inequalities
- Notes
Building a Habitat
Observations

Homework:
#82
Pg. 16
Problems 15-20, 24-26

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Thursday 2-18-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Inequalities
Organisms and Habitats
Observations
- sketches
- written observations

Homework:
#81
Pg. 14
Problem 5
Pg. 15
Problems 7 and 9-14


Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Wednesday 2-17-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Inequalities
Weathering and Erosion
- Notes and Video
Rock Sort
- Wentworth Scale

Homework:
#80
Pg. 14 (in new packet)
Problems 1-4


Friday, February 12, 2016

Friday 2-12-16

In-Class:
Test – Moving and Shrinking
Finish Science Work/Readings

Homework:
No homework. Enjoy the long weekend!

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Stream Table Videos - Day 1

AM - Group 1
video

AM - Group 2
video

PM - Group 1
video

PM - Group 2

video

Wednesday 2-10-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Menu
Science Tasks

Homework:
#78
Pg. 82 Problems 29 and 31

Due at the END of class tomorrow:
Math Menu
Sand Type Notes/Observations
Stream Table Notes/Observations


Tuesday 2-9-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Menu
Science Tasks

Homework:
#77
Pg. 82 Problems 27-28

Read “Where in the World is Calcium Carbonate?”


Monday, February 8, 2016

Monday 2-8-16

Reminder: Test on Friday (2/12)

In-Class:
Number Talk
Menu (Due Thursday)
Science Tasks
- Rock Sort

Homework:
#76
Pg. 82 Problems 24-26


Friday, February 5, 2016

Friday 2-5-16

Test next Friday. Check out the resources tab for several Khan Academy practice problems and videos!

In-Class:
Number Talk
Moving Straight Ahead
- Problem 4.4
Grand Canyon Rocks
- making observations
- scientific sketches

Homework:
#75
Pg. 80 Problems 16-23


Thursday, February 4, 2016

Thursday 2-4-16

Math test on Friday, February 12th
- Covering material in "Moving Straight Ahead"

In-Class:
Number Talk
Moving Straight Ahead
- Problem 4.3
Powell’s River Trip

Homework:
#74
Pg. 79 Problems 3-12


Wednesday 2-3-16

Early Release - AM ONLY

Poster Problem
- On the Download

No homework.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Tuesday 2-2-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Moving Straight Ahead
- Problem 4.2
Grand Canyon
- Images
- Video
- Writing Questions
- Reading Article

Homework:
#73
Pg. 78 Problem 2
Pg. 83 Problem 30

Read “Getting to Know the Grand Canyon” and “Powell’s Grand Canyon Expedition, 1869” in Earth History Book


Monday, February 1, 2016

Monday 2-1-16

In-Class:
Number Talk
Binder Clean Up
Moving Straight Ahead
- Problem 4.1
Landforms Gallery
Landforms Tour

Homework:
#72
Pg. 78
Problem 1
- Measure rise and run of stairs in or around your home

Read “Seeing Earth” in Earth History Book (online) (Section 3, pg. 3-5)
 Username: jams7
 Password: jeffersonscience

Friday 1-29-16

Substitute Today

PM Only
Watch "For All Mankind"
Complete pg. 65 problem 39

No homework.