Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday 10/16/17

Chemistry of Life


Mon 10-16     Finish Radioactive Peas **Graph/Conclusions due Wednesday**
Tues 10-17     Radioactivity
Wed 10-18     Radioactivity
Thur 10-19    Review
Fri 10-20       Chapter 4 Test

PSSA SCIENCE 8

Check-In Assignment is complete and grades will be posted this week for all classes.


5B and 7B 
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Thursday 10-12

5A and 7A
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Tuesday 10-17

3B

Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Monday 10-18

3A
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Thursday 10-20

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday 10/12/17

Chemistry of Life


Thur 10-12 Finish M&M Isotope, Isotope Wrap-Up Sheet, Radioactivity Intro
***HW DUE TOMORROW if not completed in class

Fri 10-13 Start Radioactivity Half-Life Activity

Mon 10-16 Continue Half-Life Activity

Tues 10-17 Radioactivity


NOTE: CHAPTER 4 TEST END OF NEXT WEEK
WILL BE WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, OR FRIDAY
CLASSES WILL KNOW ON MONDAY 10-16 


PSSA SCIENCE 8

Check-In Assignment is complete and grades will be posted this week for all classes.


5B and 7B 
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Thursday 10-12

5A and 7A
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Tuesday 10-17

3B
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Monday 10-18

3A
Assignment 2 Due on Study Island end of day Thursday 10-20



Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday 10/2/17

Chemistry of Life

Monday- Chapter 3 Test
Tuesday- Chapter 4, section 1: Atomic Theories
Wednesday- Chapter 4, section 3 start/ element lists **QUIZ TUESDAY 10/10**
Thursday- Chapter 4, section 3 continued
Friday- Element Review Game


PSSA Science 8

Study Island Check-In Assignment Due Friday 10/5/17 at the end of the day

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday 9/15/17

Chemistry of Life


Monday- Compounds and Mixtures Lab 
Tuesday- Methods of Separating Mixtures
Wednesday- Start Element Project in class
Thursday- **Lab Write-Up Due** continue Element Project in class... DUE Friday
Friday- Chapter 3 Wrap-Up and Review **Test MONDAY 10/2**




PSSA Science 8

"Design-Your-Own-Experiment" wraps up this week... presentations on Wednesday and Thursday!
Study Island Assignments Due Friday (pending)


Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday 9/18/17

Chemistry of Life


Monday- Chemical and Physical Changes Lab 
Tuesday- Review Lab Write-ups and start the Law of Conservation of Mass
Wednesday- Continue Law of Conservation of Mass and start Ch. 3 section 3 (Classification of Matter)
Thursday- Continue section 3
Friday- start section 4

PSSA Science 8

This week we are continuing our "Design an Experiment" activity. Students will be presenting to their classmates next week! 

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday 9/8/17

Chemistry of Life

Week of 9/11

Monday- Chapter 1 Test 
            *Extra Credit Packet Due*
Tuesday- Lab Tool Identification
Wednesday- Chapter 3, Section 1: Properties of Matter
            *Lab Write up #1 Due*
Thursday-Chapter 3, Section 2: Changes in Matter
Friday- Lab Tool Quiz and continue Chapter 3, Section 2: Changes             in Matter

PSSA Science-8th

Week of 9/11

We are wrapping up the pre-tests this week and will begin accessing Study Island in the classroom.

Student usernames: (4-digit student number)@ns
Passwords: abc123

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday 9/1/17

PSSA SCIENCE 8


9/4-9/12 
PSSA Pre-Test (Please note: This will take several class periods to complete.)

*We will be checking Study Island accounts after the pre-test to ensure that all students have proper usernames and passwords. 



Academic Chemistry of Life


9/1-9/8 
Chapter 1, Section 2 Quiz: Branches of Chemistry
Chapter 1, Section 3: Scientific Method (Lab Activity!)
Chapter 1, Section 4, Scientific Research

*We will be checking student accounts for the online textbook in class to ensure that all students have proper usernames and passwords.

CHAPTER 1 TEST: Monday, September 11th