• Q3: Week 10 March 9th - March 13th (last week before Spring Break)

    MONDAY 3/9: Review for TEST on Thursday - Escape Room

    Homework: STUDY FOR CHAPTER 4 TEST THURSDAY and finish any missing assignments or quiz corrections

    TUESDAY 3/10: Correct Guided Reading 4-3 and Review for TEST on Thursday

    Homework: STUDY FOR CHAPTER 4 TEST THURSDAY and finish any missing assignments or quiz corrections

    WEDNESDAY 3/11: Ketchup and Pickles Day  ALL MISSING/LATE WORK DUE TODAY!!!!

    (Catch Up on any missing assignments or quiz corrections or PICK another activity to do)

    Homework: STUDY FOR CHAPTER 4 TEST TOMORROW

    THURSDAY 3/12: TEST CHAPTER 4 (bring something to read/do  quietly for after your test)

    Homework: NONE

    FRIDAY 3/13: SUB DAY

    Experimental Design / Scientific Method Review DUE IN CLASS

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 9 March 2 - March 6

    hand washingMONDAY 3/2: SUB DAY!! (QUIZ MOVED TO TOMORROW)

    Watch Bill Nye Wind and complete worksheet that goes with it

    Homework:  Study for Wind Quiz Tomorrow!

    TUESDAY 3/3:

    QUIZ Wind

    Read Lesson 4-3 and complete guided reading worksheet. DUE FRIDAY!

    Homework: finish guided reading worksheet 4-3 if not done in class - due friday. 

    WEDNESDAY 3/4:

    NOTES Ocean Currents

    If you were absent, review these videos: How do Ocean Currents Work? and The Gulf Stream Explained

    Homework: finish guided reading worksheet 4-3 if not done in class - due friday. 

    THURSDAY 3/5:

    Lab: Ocean Currents - DUE TOMORROW if not done in class

    If absent, watch these videos: Surface Currents Demonstration, Convection Currents  and Salinity Demonstration

    Homework: Finish guided reading worksheet 4-3 and lab sheet if not done in class DUE TOMORROW Warmups are due tomorrow. BRING THEM :)

    FRIDAY 3/6: WARMUPS DUE TODAY!!!!!

    Computer Lab: Ocean Current online interactivity DUE IN CLASS

    When you finish this activity go to this link and practice some of the quizlets and study jams to review for your test. 

    Homework: STUDY FOR CHAPTER 4 TEST NEXT WEEK and complete any missing assignments!! Last day to turn in missing work is WEDNESDAY 3/12

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 8: February 24th - February 28th

    MONDAY 2/24 QUIZ Lesson 4-1 Heat Transfer, Conduction, Convection, Radiation, and the greenhouse effect

    After your quiz, read Lesson 4-2 pages 160 - 167 and work on guided reading 4-2 DUE THURSDAY

    Homework: finish reading lesson 4-2 and complete guided reading worksheet DUE THURSDAY

    TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY  2/25-2/26 Local Winds Notes and Labs Combination Days

    If you were absent, check out these videos to review: Up, Up, and Away or  Land and Sea breezes animation (requires flash), smoke stick wind demo

    Homework: finish reading lesson 4-2 and complete guided reading worksheet DUE THURSDAY

    Also finish winds lab if not done in class DUE FRIDAY

    THURSDAY 2/27 Notes Global Winds and Coriolis Effect

    If you were absent, check out these videos to review: Coriolis Effect, Global Winds and Jet Streams

    Homework: finish winds lab if not done in class DUE FRIDAY

    FRIDAY 2/28: Mrs. Huggins out 1st period only. 

    Review for WIND QUIZ on MONDAY!!!!!

    HOMEWORK: STUDY FOR YOUR QUIZ 4-2  Local and Global Winds on MONDAY!!

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 7: February 17th - February 21st

    MONDAY 2/17: NO SCHOOL PRESIDENT's DAY

    TUESDAY 2/18: Read Topic 4 Lesson 1 (pages 150 - 157) in textbook.

    Homework: Finish reading and complete Vocab 4-1 DUE THURSDAY ((STUDY FOR QUIZ ON MONDAY))

    WEDNESDAY 2/19: Doodle Notes Heat Transfer

    If you were absent, check out these videos to review: Greenhouse Effect, Heat Transfer, Hot Air Balloons

    Homework: Finish reading and complete Vocab 4-1 DUE THURSDAY ((STUDY FOR QUIZ ON MONDAY))

    THURSDAY 2/20: Correct Vocab 4-1 in Class and do Review Sort Activities

    Homework: Bring in your popcorn lab items (if you are contributing) ((STUDY FOR QUIZ ON MONDAY))

    FRIDAY 2/21: Popcorn Lab -DUE IN CLASS and Bill Nye Heat

    Homework: STUDY for Quiz Topic 4 Lesson 1 on Monday

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 6: February 10 - February 14th

    MONDAY 2/10 - Landform project presentations

    Fun link to wind erosion closing i-10

    Homework: Study for Geosphere Test on Thursday (all yellow notes)

    TUESDAY 2/11 - Notes Landforms

    Absent? This video may help you review

    Homework: Study for Geosphere Test on Thursday (all yellow notes)

    WEDNESDAY 2/12 - REVIEW FOR TEST

    Homework: Study for Geosphere Test on Thursday (all yellow notes)

    (finish study guide, extra credit if turned in with test tomorrow)

    THURSDAY 2/13 - TEST  Geosphere (all yellow note pages covers Topics 3-1 and 3-2 and all of Topic 6)

    FRIDAY 2/14 - Runoff, Erosion,  and Water Pollution 

    Homework: complete any missing assignments and  do any test/quiz corrections

    Reminder: No school on Monday for President's Day :)

    Comments (-1)
  • Landforms Project

    Landform Project Instructions

    Some helpful links for your landforms research. Remember to put your findings into your own words. No plagiarizing. 

    https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/resource-library

    https://www.britannica.com

    https://www.dkfindout.com/us/earth/

     

    If you finish your project early you can check out some of these websites:

    http://www.airpano.com/360photo/Everest-Nepal/ cool 360 degree views of mount everest and other beautiful locations in the world. 

     

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 5: February 3rd - Febuary 7th

    MONDAY 2/3/2020: NOVA Video Sinkholes - Buried Alive (video questions due tomorrow)

    Homework: midterm grades are due tomorrow, finish any missing assignments and turn them in tomorrow

     TUESDAY 2/4/2020:  

    Correct Sinkhole video questions

    Lab: Sinkhole in a Cup

    Introduce Landform research project

    WEDNESDAY 2/5/2020:

    Earth without water

    Meet in Computer Lab to begin landform research project

    THURSDAY 2/6/2020

    Finish all research for landform research project

    FRIDAY 2/7/2020

    Work (IN CLASS NO COMPUTERS) on Landform Project - Begin presentations if ready

    HOMEWORK: FINISH LANDFORM RESEARCH PROJECT

     

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 4: January 27th - January 31st

    MONDAY 1/27/2020

    Read and highlight pages 262 - 267 in the textbook (Topic 6 Lesson 2). 

    Homework: Study for Quiz 6-1/6-2 on Friday 1/31

    TUESDAY 1/28/2020

    Doodle Notes 6-2 Erosion and Deposition

    Absent? Check out these videos: Glacial Erosion, Saharan Dust, Water Erosion

    Weathering/Erosion/Deposition Sort Activity

    Homework: Study for Quiz 6-1/6-2 on Friday 1/31

    WEDNESDAY 1/29/2020

    Lab: Erosion

    Homework: Finish lab questions if not done in class, DUE TOMORROW

    THURSDAY 1/30/2020

    Correct Lab Questions

    Sinkhole opened yesterday!

    W/E/D Color by Number Review in Class

    Homework: Study for Quiz 6-1/6-2 TOMORROW!!!

    FRIDAY 1/31/2020

    QUIZ 6-1 / 6-2 Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition

    After quiz, begin Geosphere Vocabulary Worksheet, DUE TUESDAY

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 3 January 20 - January 24

    MONDAY 1/20: No School MLK Day

    TUESDAY 1/21: Mental Health Training

    WEDNESDAY 1/22: Doodle Notes Topic 6 Lesson 1 Weathering (and makeup quizzes for anyone absent Friday)

    If you were absent, Review Videos: Weathering (7 minutes) and Types of Weathering (10 minutes)

    HWK: Read through Doodle Notes

    THURSDAY 1/23: Lab - Weathering Chalk

    Homework: Finish Lab Questions DUE TOMORROW

    FRIDAY 1/24: A/B Honor Roll  - Shortened Bell Schedule

    Correct Weathering Lab Worksheet

    Watch Brain Pop: Weathering and Bill  Nye: Erosion, complete video worksheet due in class. 

    Homework: Review your weathering notes for your QUIZ Friday 1/31

    Comments (-1)
  • Q3: Week 2: January 13 - January 17

    MONDAY 1/13: FIELD TRIP TO CHALLENGER CENTER - bring a sack lunch and be to school on time! We'll be back by 1:30

    Homework: Finish worksheet 3-1 from Friday DUE ON WEDNESDAY!

    TUESDAY 1/14: Mental Health Education (go to your assigned teacher site)

    Homework: Finish worksheet 3-1 from Friday DUE ON WEDNESDAY!

    WEDNESDAY 1/15: Doodle Notes Lesson 3-1 Earth's Spheres

    1) Correct Worksheet 3-1

    2) Complete Doodle Notes

    Homework: STUDY FOR QUIZ FRIDAY on Topic 3-1 Earth's Spheres

    THURSDAY 1/16: Earth's Spheres Walkabout in class activity

    Homework: STUDY FOR QUIZ TOMORROW on 3-1 Earth's Spheres

    FRIDAY 1/17: QUIZ Earth's Spheres

    1) Review

    2) QUIZ 3-1

    Comments (-1)