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Mar

2009

Today, we completed our third quarter benchmark exam. I hope you all studied hard and did your best on the test. Tomorrow, we start the exciting world of astronomy! Also, the space shuttle launch is may happen on Sunday. If you are interested in this event, please check the updates at NASA.

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Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 79: CRCT review questions Announcements: shuttle launched scrubbed for this evening – maybe on tomorrow night, supplies needed (see below) Post-it note review Homework: STUDY, STUDY, STUDY! Our benchmark is tomorrow. I know we can all reach our goal of a 70% average. Good luck! Supplies needed: We are doing some [...]

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Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 78: CRCT review questions Info on the Discovery launch tomorrow. Here isĀ a link to all the exciting information at NASA I have. . . What has? activity; here are all the ones we did in case you want to try it at home. Discussed the Q3 Overview. Check out the handouts [...]

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 40: What would you like to go over one last time? Earth’s Water Part 2 Test Introduce Atmosphere

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 38: What would you like to review from this unit? Ocean Floor quiz passed back What to study for test discussed: 30 questions, 29 multiple choice and 1 identifying the features of the ocean floor; study pages 26-37 in your notebook and your vocab chart Review Game PowerPoint and pdf Homework: [...]

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 36: What do you think causes waves, currents, and tides? Organized science notebook Waves, currents, and tides notes and PowerPoint Homework: Vocab Chart #25-30

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 34: Draw a quick sketch of what you think the ocean floor looks like. Complete water column foldableĀ - page 33 in notebook; 442 in textbook Ocean Floor PowerPoint Ocean Floor models Ocean Floor quiz Homework: Vocab Chart #19-24

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 32: What do you think happens to density, temperature, and pressure as you move toward the ocean floor? Water Pressure demo Water Density demo PowerPoint Lecture Foldable – Water Column Homework: Vocab Chart #14-18

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 30: What are some causes of water pollution? Fred the Fish Lab Activity Homework: #10-13 on your vocab chart; complete Fred the Fish conclusions if you did not finish it in class

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Jan

2009

Warm Up – Page 28: What do you think a wetland is? Test Results (page 25) Water Dictionary passed back (page 24) Wetlands notes and PowerPoint Homework: Vocab Chart #1-9