Living Environment HonorsInstructor: Ms. Thivierge
**STATE LAB #1 DUE MONDAY, OCTOBER 21**
Monday --> NO SCHOOL ... COLUMBUS DAY
Tuesday --> Finish chart on atomic mass. Do Periodic Table diagram. Start notes, objectives 4 - 6.
Wednesday --> Finish notes. Draw carbon isotopes in NB. Start notes, objectives 3 - 6.
Thursday --> Graphic organizer in NB. Notes, objective 3
Friday --> Notes, objective 7
Monday - Review for Unit Test HW --> Study for Unit Test
Tuesday - Unit Test on Life Activities HW -- Reading Guide Ch. 2
Wednesday - Set up Notebooks for Basic Chemistry unit; video clip on Properties of Water; Notebook Questions
HW --> Cover Page for Basic Chemistry
Thursday - Notes for Objectives 1 - 4; label atom diagram in Notebook.
Friday - NO SCHOOL ... STAFF DEVELOPMENT DAY
**STARTING STATE LAB #1 ON MONDAY ... PLEASE MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO BE IN LAB ... THESE LABS ARE DIFFICULT TO MAKE UP WHEN YOU MISS THEM**
Monday -- Set up Notebooks for new unit. Life Activities Organizer Activity HW --> design Cover Page in notebook
Tuesday -- Check homework. Lecture/discussion/notes on Objectives 1 - 3.
Wednesday -- Lecture/discussion/notes on Objectives 4 - 7, 10. HW --> …
**UNIT TEST THURSDAY ON SCIENTIFIC METHOD**
Monday -- "How To Write a Constructed Response Question" HW: Regents CRQ
Tuesday -- collect CRQ. Scientific Method Task Card team "competition." HW: Regents Review Sheet (this HW is not eligible to be turned in late)
Wednesday -- check and go over HW. Go over CRQs from Monday. Do Analysis Questions in Notebooks. Review for Unit Test.
Thursday -- Unit …
**LAB #2 DUE FRIDAY**
Monday -- State-required Pre-Test. Homework --> Reading Guide Section 1.2
Tuesday -- collect HW. Notes on Scientific Method steps. Vocab cards: hypothesis, independent variable, dependent variable
Wednesday -- practice hypothsis writing. "A New Scientific Method" Activity. Complete for HW if not done in class.
Thursday -- check HW. Scientific Method articel - close …
LAB #1 DUE THURSDAY**
Monday - Set up Interactive Notebooks. Homework --> Cover Page for Ch. 1 and number notebook pages.
Tuesday - In library to register for online textbook website.
Wednesday - notes on Science Introduction.
Thursday - notes on Observation versus Inference. Homework --> Dinosaur Obs. vs. Inf. worksheet.
Friday - Mystery Object Activity
Students and parents can find everything here that they need to know about this course.
~Assignments will be noted here weekly. If the assignment is one that can be uploaded, you will also be able to print it out from here in case you lose it.
~Any Powerpoint presentations used in class, along with the student notes, will be uploaded. These will be found in the FILES section below. Look in …