6

Oct

2008

Today we finished up our energy projects in the computer lab. Tomorrow, we will begin reviewing for our first quarter benchmark exam. Our exam is on Friday, and it covers everything we have learned this quarter. Please refer to your first quarter overview on page 23 of your science notebook for more information. Homework: Begin [...]

3

Oct

2008

We continued working on our renewable resources project today. Students are doing an amazing job working on these in the computer lab. I am looking forward to going through all parts of the project. We will spend one final day working on our projects this Monday. Our projects will be due at the end of [...]

2

Oct

2008

Today we got to work on our energy project in the computer lab. We will spend tomorrow and Monday working on completing all three parts of your project. Remember, you cannot complete anything at home since your files are saved at school, but you can do research for your “C” category choice. You can find [...]

1

Oct

2008

We finished taking our notes today on our natural resources focusing on renewable and nonrenewable sources of energy. If you missed anything from your notes, the PowerPoint is below for you to review. (Many thanks to my colleague, Mrs. Criminger, who created this presentation.) Energy Resources PowerPoint Energy Resource PDF We also went to the [...]

30

Sep

2008

Today, we continued filling in our notes on our natural energy resources. We will finish this up tomorrow. We also discussed all of the ways that we use electricty on a daily basis. No homework.

29

Sep

2008

Today we began our final unit of this quarter – energy resources. We started looking at our energy resources and created a flipbook to record our notes in as we go along. We are using an 8 page flipbook (same size as fossilization processes flipbook) and the flaps should look like the diagram below:     [...]