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 Saturday, 24 March 2012
Saturday, 24 March 2012 10:55:46 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | deep sea vents | mapping | oceans )

1. Earth's Ocean's Chapter 10 lesson 1 Thinking Map on .... click to download & complete:  6.10.1TMOceans.pdf (26.65 KB)


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 Monday, 19 March 2012
Monday, 19 March 2012 08:25:00 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( )


6th grade- Read TB p. 382-385, define vocabulary p. 382, answer Visual Check (VC) p. 383, Reading Check (RC) p. 385 
           Sixth grade sheet for homework this week: 6.9.1vocabANDQs.pdf (19.92 KB)
7th grade- Name that bone & parent survey for district


6th grade- Read TB p. 386-390, answer Reading Check (RC) p. 387, Visual Check (VC) p. 388, and draw figure 10.
7th grade- Rad TB p. 360-365, ch 9 lesson 1 outline (both sides)


6th grade- Answer Standards Check Questions p. 390 # 3 through 8.  Make a thinking map for # 3, can do #9 for extra credit.
7th grade- finish joint classification chart


6th grade- Study chapter 9 lesson 1 (quiz Friday), & do ch 3* WIGWAP  (1° only- the printed score on the quiz may be different than the score entered in the Portal (higher or lower by two points) because we found at the end of the period my answer key was incorrect.  The score entered in the Portal is correct; I will provide students with corrected scores for this quiz for you tomorrow (Friday, 3/23).  This error was corrected before 2° and 3° received their results.)
7th grade- Study ch 9 lesson 1 (quiz Friday)  do ch 8 WIGWAP

Friday- Enjoy weekend!

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 Thursday, 15 March 2012
Thursday, 15 March 2012 13:56:11 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( )

I apologize for not posting this weeks homework earlier, lost track of time with the short week!

Monday - no school


6th grade- finish 3 ways to transfer thermal energy & WIGWAP
7th grade- print/daw the geologic time scale (from PreCambrian - start of the Earth through now) (size should be half sheet)


6th grade- Thermal energy part 2 & temperature
7th grade- work on ch 8 packet


6th grade- study for ch 3 lesson 3 & 4 quiz tomorrow
7th grade- finish packet, study for ch 8 quiz tomorrow

Friday- Enjoy weekend!

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 Monday, 05 March 2012
Monday, 05 March 2012 11:16:57 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( )

Monday- Reminder 6th graders can retake their ch 8 quiz afterschool today!  

6th- Chapter 3 lesson 1 Mastery & Reinforcement (forms of Energy) - both sides of worksheet     
          Click here if you would like to (re)watch Friday's 6th grade video on the forms of energy.
7th- WIGWAP ch 7


6th- finish classwork
7th- finish classwork


6th- Energy Transfer
7th- finish classwork


6th- study for quiz (Friday) on ch 3 lessons 1 & 2.  Use papers we put into packet tonight to help you study!
7th- finish classwork   .... ch 7 papers will be collected tomorrow, for list, click here: 7.ch7papers.pdf (51.19 KB)

Friday- Enjoy your 3 day weekend!  (No school Monday, 3/12 for students due to the teacher inservice day)

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 Friday, 02 March 2012
Friday, 02 March 2012 11:27:38 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | Links to Video Clips | Energy )

Link to video titled "Most Kids Hate Learning GCSE Energy Names" (note, it is on YouTube - must have parent's permission before viewing)

Click to download notes to fill in:

 MostKidsGCSEenergyNa.pdf (43.92 KB)

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 Monday, 27 February 2012
Monday, 27 February 2012 12:48:06 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( )


6th- WIGWAP ch 8 lesson 1 quiz (we took the quiz about 2 weeks ago)
7th- Textbook p. 307 - recopy & fill in answers (skip # 6, 9)


6th- finish stream development
7th- finish ch 7 lesson 2 outline


6th- study for ch 8 quiz Thursday (lessons 1 and 2)
7th- review sheet & lab safety signatures


6th- type of energy worksheet
7th- study for ch 7 quiz on Friday (ch 7 lessons 1 and 2)

Friday- Enjoy your weekend!
      6th grade reminder - you may retake the chapter 8 quiz on Monday, March 5 afterschool!  (This is a ONE time offer; use the weekend to study.  Keep in mind, whatever you score on the retake, it will replace your score .... regardless if it is higher or lower than the original quiz score....)

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 Friday, 24 February 2012
Friday, 24 February 2012 11:23:04 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | interactive | absolute age dating rocks )

1. Use the link below to learn about Dendochronology:

-Take notes on the formation of tree rings in your composition book from the following site, then
-Complete the online Tree Study, and once cempleted, "submit report" and show Mrs. Fischer your "Forest of Fame Certificate" & Mrs. Fischer will stamp your homework page to show credit for finishing the activity.

if there is time, you may attempt the following Radioactive Dating Game (I think this requires a download so it might not work on the school laptops; may check it out at home) otherwise may start on homework.

2. Radioactive Dating Game



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 Monday, 13 February 2012
Monday, 13 February 2012 11:50:39 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( interactive | Links to Video Clips | minerals, rocks, rock cycle )


6th- Finish illustrating the mass wasting thinking map from class .... absent today? 6.8.2ErosionMassWastingTM.pdf (64.09 KB)
7th- Finish ch 7 lesson 1 outline ....  absent today?  7.7.1Stenos4PrinciplesRelativeAgeDating.pdf (293.83 KB)
Need to review the Rock Cycle?  Click here for neat interactive review


6th- Finish classwork on shoreline erosion     water erosion/rivers/floods
7th- Relative Age worksheet    to be announced


6th- Finish classwork on water erosion/rivers/floods (forgot the colors to use for shading?  click here to see the list!  shoreline erosion
7th- ch 7 lesson 1 Reinforcement (workshet distributed towards the end of class) to be announced
      Need help visualizing how the rock layers can form & move?  Click here to link to a video clip.


6th- Finish classwork on erosion from glaciers & wind
7th- WIGWAP for quiz from last Friday & Coloring page showing various periods of geologic time to be announced

Friday- Enjoy the week off!


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