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                                          7th Grade Science
 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

                       Welcome to Seventh Grade Science! 
We are studying about the Solar System.  We will be investigating the movement of the Earth, Sun and Moon and the planets.  

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Assignments:  April

 4/4                                               4/5 4/6                                         4/7                                               

4/8 end of marking period

4/11

Post card project due

4/12  4/13 4/14

4/15

4/18

4/19                                        

4/20                      

4/21 - 

4/22
4/25 4/26 4/27

4/28

4/29

       
 

 

Assignments:  March

                                                                                        3/1 - unscramble bones   3/2                                                                   joints                            3/3                                                                                                                              joints                                                  3/4                                                                    
 3/7 3/8 3/9 3/10

3/11

quiz rescheduled

 3/14

quiz on bones, muscles and skin

3/16

Stem project intro - build a model of a human hand

3/17 - work on build a hand project

3/18 - work on build a

hand project

3/19 -  finish work on build a hand project
 3/21 3/22 3/23

3/24

PD - no school

3/25

no school

3/28 3/29 3/30  3/31  

Assignments:  February


 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

2/1

finish chloroplast diagram

photosynthesis crossword

if not completed in class

 

2/2 2/3 2/4 2/5

2/8

 

shell in vinegar?  Why

 

2/9

 

Performance

2/10

2/11

 

2/12

Crossword puzzle 

assigned.  Due on 1/20

 

2/15

Presidents day

2/16

vacation day 

2/17

 

2/18

 

2/19

 

 2/22 2/23 2/24 2/25 2/26
 2/29        
         

Assignments: January


 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1/4 1/5 1/6 1/7 1/8

 1/11

what will happen to the egg

shell in vinegar?  Why

use exploratorium website

link below.

1/12

Chariots of the Sun

Performance

 1/13

1/14

Costa Rican

Exchange students

1/15

Crossword puzzle 

assigned.  Due on 1/20

Study for quiz 1/22

 1/18

Martin Luther King Day

1/19

Teacher PD

1/20

Crossword puzzle due

study for quiz 1/22

1/21

Crossword puzzle due

study for quiz

1/22

Quiz

 1/25 1/26 1/27 1/28/ 1/29

 

   

 Assignments: December


 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

 11/30

Finish Darwin's Theory

if not done in class

Make observations on 

something in your life /

record in journal

 

12/1

Make observations on something in your life /

record in journal

12/2

Make observations on something in your life /

record in journal

12/3

Make observations on something in your life /

record in journal

12/4

 

12/7

 

                        

12/8

 

12/9

 

12/10

 

12/11

Finish extra credit - Nova Evolution Lab

see link below

 

 

 

12/14 Evolution project - choose a topic and plan

Finish extra credit - Nova Evolution Lab

see link below

12/15 Evolution project - research 

Finish extra credit - Nova Evolution Lab

see link below

12/16 Evolution project - finish research research / begin presentation

Finish extra credit - Nova Evolution Lab

see link below

12/17  Evolution project - finish research research / begin presentation

Finish extra credit - Nova Evolution Lab

see link below

12/18 Evolution project - finish presentation.  Be ready to present Monday.

LAST DAY!!!  Finish extra credit - Nova Evolution Lab see link below

 

12/21 12/22 12/23

12/24

12/25

 

 

Assignments: November




Wednesday Thursday Friday

 11/2 Scientific Method

controls and variables

 

 11/3  11/4 11/5 11/6

11/9

 

                        

11/10

Study for quiz

on Friday

11/11

No school

Veteran's Day

11/12

Study for quiz

on Friday

11/13

 

Quiz today

 

11/16 11/17
11/18 11/19 11/20
11/23 11/24 11/256

 11/26

Happy Thanksgiving!

11/27

 

Assignments:October

 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

 

 

 

     10/1                   10/2                 

10/5

Living things 

guided reading

and study

10/6 

 

STUDY - study 

guide in class

10/7

 

STUDY

study 

guide in class

10/8 

 

STUDY

study 

guide in class

10/9

Quiz on geological

formation of the earth

Living things, and

classification

10/12 10/13

10/14 - viruses and

bacteria

due 10/16

10/15 - viruses and

bacteria

due 10/16

10/16

10/19 

10/20 10/21 10/22 10/23
10/26 10/27

Most Wanted Bacteria

Poster Project due

10/28

 

10/29 10/30




Assignments: September

 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

                          

9/1                        

9/2 HW- Analyzing

the Steps of the

Scientific Method

Due 9/4

   

9/3 HW- Analyzing

the Steps of the

Scientific Method

Due 9/4

                
9/4                      
   9/8

9/9

HW - finish questions

on Dinosaurs and Asteroids

9/10

HW - finish questions

on Dinosaurs and Asteroids

9/11

 

 9/14 9/15 9/16 9/17

9/18

9/21

9/22

finish our changing

 earth storyboard.  due 9/25

9/23 9/24  9/25
 9/28 9/29 9/30    




 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

   
   
      

Resources: Look here for class notes, articles, and websites.


Project trig - playing with projection

https://www.brainpop.com/games/projecttrig/

 

Interactive seasons site

Interactive seasons

Build a hand sites

how does the hand work

 hand facts

how does a prosthesis work

Body Challenge site

challenge yourself 

 Bones: 

assemble a skeleton

naming bones practice

parts of a bone

SKIN:

learn about your skin

What do you know about skin

Eggs:  

exploratorium - science of eggs

Cells:  

 cells alive

biology4kids - cells

 

 

 Extra credit:

PBS Nova Evolution Lab

 

Online text book

http://pearsonsuccessnet.com

only 5 people can be logged in on one user id...so I have set up several.  They all follow the same format:y 

      logon id = mmsuser#

       password = password#

 # is a number between 1 and 5   so for example you could logon with mmsuser1/password1 or

mmsuser2/ password2

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 Links for interrelationship study

 info about interrelationships

 info about protists

info about fungi

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 Link for research study

 Pacific Tree Octopus

Links for Bacteria research

 microbe world

biology4kids - microbes

whyfiles

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Link for classification web site

classification

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Link for PBS Evolution Site

 http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/change/deeptime/index.html

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Link for Lunar eclipse article

http://www.wired.com/2015/09/watch-weekends-total-lunar-eclipse/

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

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