12

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.

11

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 [...]

10

Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 78: CRCT review questions Info on the Discovery launch tomorrow. Here is 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 [...]

9

Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 76: Review Pages Weather patterns test results Climate lesson Remember, the most important things you need to know about climate is that it is determined by temperature and precipitation. Temperature is affected by latitude, altitude, and ocean currents. Precipitation is affected by prevailing winds.

6

Mar

2009

Today, we took our test on weather patterns. We will discuss the results on Monday. Our science third quarter benchmark is next Thursday, so please begin to study and prepare for it. Don’t forget this weekend is the spring time change. We spring ahead one hour, so change your clocks and don’t miss the bus!

5

Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 74: Test tomorrow is 35 questions: 20 multiple choice, 5 matching, and 10 short answer Flood notes – see PowerPoint for more info Review game – PowerPoint- the answers are in the comment section of each slide Homework: Study for tomorrow’s test

4

Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 72: If a cold front was headed to GA, what weather would you expect before, during, and after the front passes through? Weather Patterns notes: doc pdf Weather Map Lab Homework: complete your weather map lab; it is due tomorrow. Study for your weather patterns test which is on Friday. Notes: Science [...]

3

Mar

2009

Warm Up – Page 70: Why did it snow on Sunday? The Week Ahead: Tomorrow, we will create a weather map using the correct weather symbols. On Thursday, we will review for our weather patterns test, and on Friday we will have a test over weather patterns. On Monday of next week, we will discuss [...]

2

Mar

2009

If you plan on retaking the weather test, please be sure to join us for the study session tomorrow morning. It is at 8:30. Remember, you should have completed your test retake form, test corrections, and workbook pages in order to be prepared for the study session and the retake on Wednesday. I hope everyone [...]

27

Feb

2009

Warm Up – Page 68: What are the four types of air masses? Discussed current weather conditions and looked at forecast maps with fronts Completed fronts foldable Homework: Complete fronts foldable; remember that all of the information can be found on pages 563-565 in your book