• Q2: Week 6: Nov 18 - Nov 22

    MONDAY Nov 18

    NOTES AND PRACTICE: Levels of Organization Booklet

    Video Review: Amoeba Sisters Biological Levels of Organization

    Gummy Bear Osmosis Lab from last week DUE TODAY.

    HWK: Turn in any missing assignments

    Begin reading through notes for TEST 12/12

    TUESDAY Nov 19

    Body Systems Foldable: Integumentary / Nervous Systems

    Mini Lab Day 1

    HWK: Finish Day 1 Lab Questions

    STUDY foldable notes for TEST 12/12

    WEDNESDAY Nov 20

    Body Systems Foldable: Cardiovascular / Respiratory Systems

    Mini Lab Day 2

    HWK: Finish Day 2 Lab Questions

    STUDY foldable notes for TEST 12/12

    THURSDAY Nov 21

    Body Systems Foldable: Muscular/Skeletal Systems

    Mini Lab Day 3

    HWK: Finish Day 3 Lab Questions

    STUDY foldable notes for TEST 12/12

    FRIDAY Nov 22

    Body Systems Foldable: Digestive / Excretory Systems

    Mini Lab Day 4

    TURN IN MINI LAB TODAY!!!!!

    HWK: Work on any missing assignments or quiz corrections and STUDY foldable notes for TEST 12/12

     

    NO SCHOOL NEXT WEEK THANKSGIVING BREAK

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  • Q2: Week 5: Nov 11 - Nov 15 Veteran's Day Week and PROGRESS REPORTS

    MONDAY Nov 11: NO SCHOOL HAPPY VETERAN's DAY - Thank you to all who served (especially my husband!)

    TUESDAY Nov 12: SUB DAY

    Read pages 370 - 376 in textbook. Answer Guided Reading Worksheet 8-3 -TURN IN TO SUB, EVEN IF NOT COMPLETE

    HOMEWORK: STUDY YOUR NOTES FOR 8-3 QUIZ ON FRIDAY!!!

    WEDNESDAY Nov 13: PROGRESS REPORTS - SUB DAY

    Cell Transport and Cell Structures Review Worksheet - Finish all questions FIRST, then color if time. TURN IN TO SUB, EVEN IF NOT COMPLETE

    HOMEWORK: STUDY YOUR NOTES FOR 8-3 QUIZ ON FRIDAY!!!

    THURSDAY Nov 14

    Gummy Bear Osmosis Lab Day 1

     

    HOMEWORK: STUDY YOUR NOTES FOR 8-3 QUIZ ON FRIDAY!!!

    FRIDAY Nov 15

    Quiz 8-3

    Gummy Bear Osmosis Lab Day 2

    HOMEWORK: FINISH Gummy Bear Lab Questions - DUE TOMORROW!!!!

     

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  • Q2: Week 4: Nov 4 - Nov 8

    MONDAY Nov 4

    Video Review: Cell Structure

    Review Activities for Quiz on Thursday

    HOMEWORK: BRIDGES DUE TOMORROW!!!!!!!

    TUESDAY Nov 5 Toothpick Bridge Testing

    HOMEWORK: STUDY FOR QUIZ 8-2 on THURSDAY 11/7

    WEDNESDAY Nov 6

    Review for Quiz Tomorrow

    HOMEWORK: STUDY FOR QUIZ 8-2 on THURSDAY 11/7

     

    THURSDAY Nov 7 (Dance Marathon After School 4-6pm)

    QUIZ 8-2 Organelles

    Ketchup and Pickles Day (Catch up on test/quiz corrections, and any missing assignments or PICK a quiet activity - reading, word finds, coloring, etc)

    HOMEWORK: work on missing assignments

     

    FRIDAY Nov 8 (Veteran's Day Assembly - Shortened Periods)

    Notes 8-3 Osmosis and Diffusion

    Demo: tea and balloon scents

    HOMEWORK: review notes for Quiz 8-3 (FRIDAY 11/15)

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  • Q2: Week 3: Oct 28 - Nov 1

    MONDAY 10/28

    QUIZ Cell Theory 8-1

    Read Lesson 8-2 Pages 360-369 Answer the reading checks(365, 366, 368) and #1-4 on pg 369. - DUE WEDNESDAY

    HWK: Finish Reading and text Questions 8-2 - DUE THURSDAY

     TUESDAY 10/29 Doodle Notes 8-2

    HWK: Finish Reading and text Questions 8-2 - DUE THURSDAY

    WEDNESDAY 10/30

    Begin Cell Foldable

    HWK: Finish Reading and text Questions 8-2 - DUE THURSDAY

     THURSDAY 10/31

    Correct Textbook Questions

    Finish Cell Foldables.

    HWK: FINISH YOUR TOOTHPICK BRIDGE DUE TUESDAY!!!!!

    FRIDAY 11/1 - Short Periods for A/B Honor Roll

    Building Dough Cell Models in Class

    HWK: FINISH YOUR TOOTHPICK BRIDGE DUE TUESDAY!!!!! don't forget to look at the back page of the instructions to see the grading section for how you are earning your points. 

     

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  • Q2: Week 2 Oct 21 - Oct 25

    MONDAY 10/21 - Last Week's Microscope lab is due today!!

    Doodle Notes 8-1: Cell Theory

    HWK: review notes for Quiz Monday 10/28 and work on toothpick bridge DUE Nov 5th.

    TUESDAY 10/22

    Video Review: Amoeba Sisters Intro to Cells

    Cell Theory Reinforcement Worksheet - DUE TOMORROW

     HWK: review notes for Quiz Monday 10/28 and work on toothpick bridge DUE Nov 5th.

    WEDNESDAY 10/23 Wacky History of Cell Theory

    Cell Theory Stations - DUE IN CLASS

    "RESEARCH IT" CELL THEORY STATION LINK

    "WATCH IT" CELL THEORY STATIONS VIDEO

    HWK:  FINISH reinforcement worksheet - Due Tomorrow

    Review notes for Quiz Monday 10/28 and work on toothpick bridge DUE Nov 5th.

    THURSDAY 10/24

    Correct Reinforcement Worksheet

    Read and discuss pages 350 - 358 in textbook and answer pg 358  Lesson Check

    Review notes for Quiz Monday 10/28 and work on toothpick bridge DUE Nov 5th.

    FRIDAY 10/25 - Sub Day

    Cell Theory Review Coloring Page -DUE IN CLASS!!!! Turn in to sub

    Review for Quiz on Monday if you finish early, Re-read your text or study your notes

    HWK: Review notes for Quiz Monday 10/28 and work on toothpick bridge DUE Nov 5th.

     

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  • Q2 - Week 1: Oct 14 - Oct 18

    MONDAY 10/14: NO SCHOOL TEACHER PLANNING DAY

    Homework: Study for your chapter 7 test tomorrow!

    TUESDAY 10/15:

    TEST CHAPTER 7

    Folder cleanout: Keep all notes and tests/quizzes (blue/yellow/green papers)

    Recycle: all warmups and assignments = white and pink papers (except your bridge instructions)!

    WEDNESDAY 10/16:

    Parts of a Microscope - Due Tomorrow!!!

    Homework: Finish Parts of a Microscope Worksheet DUE TOMORROW

    THURSDAY 10/17:

    Absent students should get some microscope practice at this virtual lab

    Turn in Parts of a Microscope Worksheet

    Microscope Lab Day 1: Microscope Basics

    Homework: Finish Microscope Lab Day 1 Questions if not done in class

    FRIDAY 10/18:

    Microscope Lab Day 2: Unicellular vs Multicellular Organisms

    Absent students can check out these videos to get an idea of some of the things we will see. 

    The Amazing Microscopic WorldProtist movementTardigrades

    HWK: Finish Microscope Lab Day 1 and 2 Questions if not done in class - DUE MONDAY

     HWK: TOOTHPICK BRIDGE!!!

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  • Q1 Week 9: Oct 7 - Oct 11

    MONDAY 10/7: Bacteria Lab part 2 - DUE TOMORROW

    Homework: Finish worksheet 7-3 DUE TOMORROW

    TUESDAY 10/8: Notes Bacteria and Viruses

    Homework: Begin studying for Test chapter 7 (tues 10/15)

    WEDNESDAY 10/9: Notes Protists and Fungi

    Homework: Begin studying for Test chapter 7 (tues 10/15)

    THURSDAY 10/10: Yeast Lab

    BrainPop: Fungi

    Turn in Warmups 7-8 today!!

    LAST DAY TO TURN IN ANY MISSING ASSIGNMENTS OR QUIZ CORRECTIONS!!

    Homework: Finish Yeast Lab Questions if not done in class DUE TUESDAY

    FRIDAY 10/11: Mrs. Huggins at a Training - Sub Day

    Complete Study Guide for Test Chapter 7

    Homework: Study for Test Chapter 7 on TUESDAY 10/15 (remember if study guide is 100% complete, it can be turned in on the day of your test for extra credit)

    NO SCHOOL MONDAY TEACHER PLANNING DAY!!!

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  • Q1 Week 8: Sept 30- Oct 4

    MONDAY 9/30: NO SCHOOL FALL HOLIDAY

    TUESDAY 10/1: Activity: Discover a New Species - Due Friday 10/4

    Homework: Finish new species activity then Study for your Quiz 7-2 on Thursday!

    WEDNESDAY 10/2: Modified Schedule (Short Classes for Writing Progress Monitoring)

    Review Video and Discuss: Amoeba Sisters Classification

    Review Video and Discuss: Brain Pop Classification

    Finish Discover a New Species - DUE FRIDAY!!!

    Homework: Finish new species activity then Study for your Quiz 7-2 TOMORROW!!

    THURSDAY 10/3: 

    QUIZ 7-2 Classification

    Read Pages 326 to 335 in the textbook and use them to complete worksheet 7-3 - DUE TUESDAY. 

    Finish new species activity  DUE TOMORROW

    FRIDAY 10/4

    Turn in New Species Activity

    Begin Lab: What's Living on Our Hands? (We will finish this Monday after our bacteria have grown)

    Finish reading pages 326 to 335 in the textbook and use them to complete worksheet 7-3 - DUE TUESDAY. 

    Homework: Finish reading pages 326 to 335 in the textbook and use them to complete worksheet 7-3 - DUE TUESDAY

     

     

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  • Q1 Week 7: Sept 23 - Sept 27

    MONDAY 9/23:

    In class activity: Classifying Blocks

    Homework: Finish Classifying Blocks Worksheet except #3 - DUE WEDNESDAY

    TUESDAY 9/24:

    Do #3 of Classifying Blocks Activity - Mystery Blocks

     

    Doodle Notes Classification

    Homework: Finish Classifying Blocks Worksheet - DUE WEDNESDAY  then Study your doodle notes. 

    WEDNESDAY 9/25: 

    Doodle Notes:Dichotomous Keys

    Review Video: Dichotomous Keys

    Practice Dinosaur Dichotomous Keys in Class

    Homework: Study Doodle Notes on Classification and Dichotomous Keys

    THURSDAY 9/26:

    Correct Classifying Blocks Worksheet

    Do: Worksheet Smiley Dichotomous Keys

    Homework: Finish Worksheet on Smiley Dichtomous Keys if not finished in class, DUE TOMORROW.

    FRIDAY 9/27: Turn in Warmups 5-6 Today!!

    Correct: Smiley Dichotomous Keys

    Introduce Bridge Project

    Homework: STUDY FOR QUIZ 7-2 on Thursday, October 3rd

    REMINDER: NO SCHOOL MONDAY!!!

     

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  • Q1 Week 6: Sept 16 - Sept 20

    MONDAY 9/16:

    Activity: Living or Non Living?

    Doodle Notes: Characteristics of Living Things

    Video Review: Amoeba Sisters Characteristics of Living Things

    HWK: Review Doodle Notes for QUIZ Friday 9/20

    TUESDAY 9/17: 6th Grade Health Screenings

    Read pages 304 - 312 in textbook.

    Complete Worksheet 7-1.

    HWK: Finish Worksheet 7-1 Due Thursday 9/19

    Study: Review Doodle Notes and Vocabulary for Quiz Friday 9/20.

    WEDNESDAY 9/18:

    Video: Redi, Pasteur, and Koch

    Notes: 7-1 Spontaneous Generation

    Interactive Redi and Pasteur’s experiment

    HWK: Finish Worksheet 7-1 Due Thursday 9/19

    Study: Review Notes and Vocabulary for Quiz Friday 9/20.

    THURSDAY 9/19:

    Correct Worksheet 7-1 in class and turn in

    Re-sort living and non living things

    Review for Quiz tomorrow

    Homework: Study notes and vocabulary for Quiz TOMORROW

    FRIDAY 9/20:

    QUIZ 7-1 Living Things

    Read pages 316 - 324 in textbook. Highlight definitions in pink and key ideas in yellow.

    Homework: Finish reading if not done in class. 

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