8th Grade… week of 1/20 to 1/24

1/24…Progress Reports…..Please sign and return white copy on Monday. 

All Science Inventions/Experiments are Due by 1/24

5th Grade Science:

Tuesday – worksheet….Due 1/23

Test Friday

6th Grade Science

Tuesday – worksheet….Due 1/23

7th Grade Science

Tuesday – worksheet….Due 1/23

8th Grade Science

Tuesday – worksheet….Due 1/23

 

 

 

 

 

 

8th grade week of 1/13 – 1/17

Reminders

1/14…Bake Sale

1/17..School Closed…. Professional Day

1/20…School Closed…Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Homework

5th Grade Science:

Tuesday – pages 123-124 #’s 2-6

6th Grade Science:

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 1/16

7th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 1/15

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 1/15

8th Grade Religion:

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 1/16

8th Grade..week of 1/6-1/10

Class News Letter

    Here are some things the students will be working on in their subjects:

 5th Grade: * What is conductivity?

  • What is dissolving and evaporating?
  • What is a mixture?
  • What is a solution?
  • How do we separate mixtures?
  • How do we create alloys? 

      6th Grade:           

  • What is a Punnett Square?
  • What are chromosomes?
  • What is phenotype and genotype?
  • What is a pedigree?
  • What is a carrier?
  • What are genetic disorders?
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  • 7th Grade:           
  •  What is heredity?
  • What is genetics?
  • Mendels cross pollination experiments
  • What is a recessive and dominant trait?

8th Grade: 

  • What is Pangaea?
  • What is a continental drift?
  • What are some evidence that continents moved?
  • What is a mid-ocean ridge?
  • What is seafloor spreading?

HOMEWORK:

5th Grade Science:

Tuesday – pg 115 #18

6th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 1/8

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 1/10

7th grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 1/8

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 1/10

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 1/8

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 1/10

REMINDERS

12/16…N.U.T. Day and Pizza lunch for those who returned form

12/20….Mass, followed by 8th grade class breakfast in classroom for students only

12/23 to 1/5…. School Closed

12/6….Class Resume

8th Grade News…..Those who participated in the “Secret Santa”, please make sure your gift is brought in by 12/19.

 

5th Grade Science:

Monday – page 107 #’s 4-5

Wednesday – page 108 #6

6th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/18

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/19

7th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/18

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/19

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/18

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/19

 

 

 

8th Grade week of 12/10 to 12/13

12/10 Bake Sale

12/13 Christmas Pageant…. 12:30 & 6:30.  All students should be back to school at 6:15 for the night time performance.  

12/16 N.U.T.

 

5th Grade Science:

Tuesday – page 95 #27

6th Grade Science: 

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 12/12

7th Grade Science:

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/13

8th Grade Science:

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 12/12

8th Grade week of 12/2 to 12/6

Class News Letter

    Here are some things the students will be working on in their subjects:

 5th Grade: * Students will be creating a poster on the three states of matter

  • How do we measure matter?
  • What is weight?
  • Why is foam a good choice for material?
  • What are the properties of matter?
  • What affects the rate of dissolving? (Experiment)

      

6th Grade:           

  • What is binary fission?
  • Explore how enzymes help mold digest food
  • What is heredity?
  • What is the difference between dominant and recessive genes?
  • What is a Punnett Square and how do we use them?

7th Grade:            * Why is meiosis important?

  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of sexual reproduction?
  • What is asexual reproduction?
  • What is cloning?
  • What is animal regeneration?

8th Grade: 

  • What is soil?
  • What is the difference between inorganic and organic soil?
  • What are the horizons of soil?
  • Discuss soils properties and their uses.

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Reminder:

12/2….WINTER UNIFORM…Class Pictures

12/3….Report Cards….12:00 Dismissal

12/6…First Friday Mass

12/8…Christmas Fair

12/9…School Closed

12/10 Bake Sale

 

5th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/4

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/6

6th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/4

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/6

7th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/4

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/6

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 12/4

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 12/6

8th Grade…week of 11/25 to 11/29

I hope everyone has a Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving!!!

Reminders:

11/27…..HALF DAY DISMISSAL

 

5th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…..Due 11/27

6th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet….Due 11/27

7th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet.Due 11/27

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/27

8th Grade: week of 11/18 to 11/22

8th Grade Reminder: if you are signing up for public High Schools the deadline is December 2nd.  Please notify me if you are singing up so I can create a student account for your child. 

**All Classes….Any missing homework should be submitted to me by 11/18.  All assignments not handed in will remain a “0”.  Any assignments handed in after 11/18 will not be accepted and grade will remain a “0”

11/19….Bake Sale

 

5th Grade Scince:

Monday – pages 80-81 #’s 6-7

Wednesday – worksheet packet…..Due 11/22

6th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/20

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 11/22

7th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/20

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 11/22

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/20

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 11/22

8th grade week of 11/11 to 11/15

Class News Letter

Here are some things the students will be working on in their subjects:

 CONGRATULATIONS to our 8th Grade Students who have taken the TACHS exam!!! 

 

5th Grade: * What is matter?

  • What makes up matter?
  • What are some particles of matter?
  • What are the states of matter?
  • How do we measure matter?         

6th Grade:           

  • What is mitosis?
  • Draw and label the steps of mitosis?
  • What is meiosis?
  • How do organisms reproduce?
  • What is a life span?
  • What are microorganisms?
  • How do microorganisms reproduce?

7th Grade:           

* What is the result of cell division?

  • What is cell differentiation?
  • What are stem cells?
  • What is tissue, and organ, and an organ system?
  • What is sexual reproduction?
  • What are chromosomes?
  • What are the phases of meiosis?

8th Grade: 

 

  • Students are creating a Clip Video on “Rocks”
  • What is the rock cycle?
  • What is the difference between extrusive and intrusive rocks?
  • What is the difference between compaction and cementation?
  • What are sedimentary rocks identification?

 

Important Dates:

11/11….School Closed

11/12… 8th Grade trip

11/13… Class Pictures…..Please make sure you are in full winter uniform. Shirts and ties!!  Boys make sure to bring a white collared shirt for graduation pictures. 

******All Missing Homework is to be handed in by 11/18******

5th Grade Homework:

Tuesday – pages 70-72

6th Grade Homework:

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 11/14

7th Grade Homework:

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 11/14

8th Grade:

Tuesday – worksheet…Due 11/14

8th Grade week of 11/4 to 11/8

Reminders:

Please return all important paper as soon as possible (8th Grade)

11/8…School Closed

11/9….8th Grade TACHS Test…..GOOD LUCK TO ALL!!!  YOU GOT THIS!!!

 

5th Grade Science:

Tuesday – pages 65-66 #’s 2-6

6th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/6

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 11/7

Test Thursday….STUDY

7th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/6

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 11/7

Test Thursday….STUDY

8th Grade Science:

Monday – worksheet…Due 11/6

Wednesday – worksheet…Due 11/7

Test Thursday….STUDY