Thursday, February 27, 2014

OAKS Testing

Math:  We have been preparing for and participating in the OAKS state assessment this week. 
Science:  Students have been working on their foldable notes for solid, liquid and gas from chapter 4.
Homework:  get a good night's sleep and eat good food to be prepared for testing.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Two Step Equations and Gumdrop Molecules

Math:  8th grade warm-up, two step equations lesson and homework time.

Science:  Gumdrop Molecules.

Homework:  Lesson 20 1-18 all, show work and check each equation.

The Physics of Shawn White and the half pipe>>
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Monday, February 10, 2014

Block 2 TEST today

Math:  warm-up, partner check homework,  Block 2 TEST, Block 3 Pretest

Science:  How do snowflakes form?  Colored on foldables for solid, liquid and gas.

Homework:  none

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Block Test Friday

Math:  none
Science:  SPICE scientists came and we collected data on foot size and height.  We discussed science fair project ideas. 
Solid, Liquid Gas vocab notes in foldables. 
Vaporization, Condensation, Freezing, Melting,  Solid, crystalline solid, amorphous solid.
Homework:  Students can prepare for Block Test Friday or work on their foldables for science. 

Monday, February 3, 2014

8th grade warm-ups!

Math:  We started using 8th grade warm-ups today; Lesson 10 notes and homework time.

Science:  New seats, Science Fair plans, microscopes with crystalline solids observation.

Homework:  Lesson 10 (1-27 all), SPICE worksheet due Wednesday with science fair idea.