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Homework & Assignments
701, 703, 706 & 710: Homework & Assignments (Homework is Due the next class period)
4/1 Lewis Dot diagram Lesson & instructions
Atoms Family WS for Review & Fun!
Test Atoms, Elements, Matter March 27 (March 28 701) Try going on the
Jefferson Lab website to review
for this test! There are quizzes games and interactives that can really help you learn about matter, atoms & elements
3/20 Extra-Click here for a great packet on Atoms & Matter
3/19 All classes: In class Reading & Questions to complete for HW. Click Here
3/19 Physical & Chemical Changes Summarize the reading , Copy/ Answer questions at the end
3/18 Physical & Chemical Properties Summarize the reading and Copy/ answer Questions #1-3 at the end
3/17 Fracking Claim Essay Due
3/10 Complete the Graphic organizer on the Fracking claim from class.
Write a paragraph in your notebook that states your opinion about fracking and includes 2 reasons to support your opinion.
The reasons may be from the claim you read or one of the other claims from the article, "Is fracking safe?"
Click here for article link
2/10 Summarize the powerpoint notes for LAtitude & Longitude. Click Here
Study for Test Thursday 2/13 (Friday, 2/14 for 701) : Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Plate Boundaries, Latitude & Longitude
Click Her for Test Review Material 1
Click Here for Practice Questions
1/23 Part 2- Plate Tectonic Theory Click HERE Rd pp 5-10 Summarize the reading Vocab(NB): Convection current, Tension forces, fault, normal faults, rift valley, compression forces, reverse fault, strike- slip fault
1/21- Part 1- Plate Tectonic Theory Click HERE Rd pp 1-4 Summarize this reading. Vocab (NB): Plate boundaries, divergent boundary, convergent boundary, transform boundary, subduction,
1/17 SeaFloor Spreading Click HERE for Reading pp.1-4 Summarize. Vocab (NB) - seafloor spreading, rift valley, mid- ocean ridges, Harry Hess, magnetic reversal . P.4 copy& answer # 1-3
1/16 Continental Drift - Click HERE for Reading (Same as 1/7). Summarize the reading. P.4 Copy & Answer # 1-3.
Vocab (NB) Continental, pangea, mesosaurus
1/7; Continental Drift Rd pages 75-79. Click here for reading Summarize these pages in your NB. P.79 Copy & answer questions # 1-3
Science Midterm Monday, January, 13
12/10 Geologic Time & Fossils Vocabulary Complete for Friday 12/13.
Click Here for the reading, Clues to Earth's Past
use to help you complete the vocabulary
Vocabulary Worksheet for 703 Click Here
Vocabulary Worksheet for 701, 706, 710 Click Here
12/3 Complete Rock Test Review sheet; 710 complete the Rock Cycle Worksheet
Study for Rock Test 12/9 (Monday)
Use all Materials from class, Websites (pbslearningmedia.org, search for "Rock Cycle") Click here for Review sheets found on home page
12/2 Complete the "Rocks around the Block" summary & annotations
12/3 Print this Sedimentary Rock Reading Complete all questions. Copy all words from the glossary into your vocabulary section of NB. Choose 1 word to do in the Frayer Model (
Originally assigned for 11/19! Do Not redo this!)
12/2 Print this Metamorphic Rock Reading Complete all questions. Copy all words from the glossary into your vocabulary section of NB. Choose 1 word to do in the Frayer Model (
Originally assigned for 11/18 Do Not Redo!
11/25 701 & 703- complete the Rock Cycle reading WS (4 questions on the back)
11/25 Print this Igneous Rock Reading Complete all questions. Copy all words from the glossary into your vocabulary section of NB.
Choose 1 word to do in the Frayer Model
11/15 Quiz on Mineral Labs
11/14 Print this Rock Cycle Reading. Complete all questions. Copy all words from the glossary into your vocabulary section of NB.
Choose 1 word to do in the Frayer Model
11/8 Print the Lesson on the Rock Cycle from the Lessons Page Due Friday 11/15
10/31, 11/1 All Students need to have progress reports signed and returned by 11/4 See note on home page
WS #1 Click Here
WS#2 Click Here
10/30 701 only- Complete the 2 worksheets on Graduated Cylinders (L:inks above with extra problems (All 4 sides) for Friday 11/1. HAve Progress Report Signed
10/30 710 Complete WS on Graduated Cylinder Have Progress report Signed
10/25 There Will be a Test Monday 10/28 See topics below. Study Your Notes . Bring your Review sheet to school!
Test Monday 10/28 Earth's Spheres; Earth's LAyers, Minerals and Scientific Method.
Click HEre for Review Material
Apply Concept Questions pg.64 # 5; Thinking Critically Questions #8-9; Read pg. 65-71; Recall Questions pg.72 #1-3
Read pg. 55-63 recall pg. 64 #1-4 Define in Vocab Section: cleavage, density, fracture, hardness, luster, streak
10/22: Quiz signed if 60 or below. Do Test corrections. Have Test Review Signed
10/21 QUIZ on Earth's Layers This Friday (Thursday for 710) Study your HW & notes-
10/15-16 701, 706, 710: Complete Earths Layers reading and questions Click HEre for WS
10/15 703: Complete Earths Layers WS & graph for HW Click Here for WS
Due Fri 10/11:Flexbook
Define (In vocab) : astronomy, geology, meteorology, oceanograph
• Read pg. 11-16
Recall questions pg.17 #1-4
Points to consider #1-4
Week of 9/30: Click here for the worksheets we used in class and extra practice with the metric system and measuring
Measuring Volume of a Solid
Measuring Volume of a liquid
Measuring Volume of an Irregular Solid
Click Here for Test Review outline
class notes on Measuring and all other lessons
. Study for Test 10/7
10/1 Study for Test
Test Monday, October 7: Safety, Scientific Method, Science Skills, Measuring
Due Monday September, 30: Science Skills Packet & Test REview. Worth 3 Homework points
Due Friday, 9/20: 9/16 In Vocab section of NB, use the Flexbook:
1.Define: control, dependent variable, hypothesis, independent variable, physical model, theory
2.Read pg. 1-10 recall pg. 10 #1-2
9/11-12 Safety Poster :Create a lab safety poster using the lab safety information in the front of your textbook (Internet OK)
Poster should be on copy paper size. Original art and writing is preferred!
-Copy or Print & attach into your notebook the Lab Safety Rules from the Link on the Lab Page. Study these rules for your safety quiz. Use them for your safety poster.
9/9-10 Contract signed for next class