14

Nov

2008

Today, we looked at our test results and completed our future world mapping project. Next week, we will begin earthquakes and volcanoes. No homework.

13

Nov

2008

Today we continued working on this lab with second and fourth period. Second period will complete this tomorrow, and fourth period will work on a new task. No homework

12

Nov

2008

First period continued working on our mapping a future world project. Third period took their Earth’s Interior and Plate Tectonics Test. There is no homework tonight.

10

Nov

2008

Today, we talked about our study guide and reviewed information for tomorrow’s test. We also played a Jeopardy style review game. I am attaching the two PowerPoints we used in class today so that you can study this evening. Note: Third period will take the test on Wednesday. We will spend additional time reviewing on [...]

7

Nov

2008

We had our plate tectonics quiz today. After the quiz, we cotninued to work on our Mapping a Future World lab. We will review for our test on Monday and take our test on Tuesday, so we will finish up this lab on Wednesday (1st and 3rd period) and Thursday (2nd and 4th period) next [...]

6

Nov

2008

We finished up our edible tectonics lab conclusions at the start of class today. We also discussed what you need to know for your quiz tomorrow on plate tectonics. Then, we started a lab entitled Mapping a Future World. We will investigate how the plates move (directions and speed) and try to predict what the [...]

5

Nov

2008

Today, we reviewed plate movements. We started class by turning in our plate tectonics flip book. We then passed out the study guide for our test over Earth’s interior and plate tectonics. I have attached a copy of the study guide at the bottom of the page if you lost yours. The test will be [...]

3

Nov

2008

Today, we passed back the continental drift and sea floor spreading quiz and discussed the results. I am so pleased with how well we are doing on our quizzes this quarter. We then reviewed the plate tectonics flip book that we started on Friday, and we worked to get that completed. If you have not [...]

31

Oct

2008

We started off with our quiz over cotinental drift and sea floor spreading. Once again, I am pleased with our quiz scores. Most students did an excellent job. I can tell you are taking time to study at home. We then continued talking about the different types of plate boundaries. We put together a foldable, [...]

30

Oct

2008

We began class today with a review warm up. We also discussed what you need to know for your quiz tomorrow. You should have written this down in your science notebook. If you did not, I have attached a copy of the PowerPoint. We then began our discussion of plate tectonics. We watched a video [...]