Archive

Archive for the ‘7e1 HW’ Category

7E1 Earthquake assignment

January 7, 2012 Leave a comment

Bring in research on Monday about a historical earthquake.  Here are some websites to help guide you…You can always search on google if you are not happy with the choices below.  Remember you don’t have to do any writing yet…Just gather the research to bring to class.

http://earthquakefacts.net/Earthquake-History.html

http://www.universetoday.com/39193/famous-earthquakes/

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/world/historical.php

a) Where was the earthquake (focus/epicenter)

b) When did it happen

b) Strength- Magnitude, Intensity

c) Damage Done- Buildings/Lives

d) Cost of rebuilding infrastructure

e) Plate Boundary

f) Type of Fault

g) Interesting/Personal Stories

3-4 Index Cards

Pictures to illustrate

Categories: 7e1 HW

7e1 midterm review terms

December 6, 2011 Leave a comment

Here are the topics to know for your midterm…

Scientific method

independent variable

dependent variable

constant

density

layers of the earth

mineral properties (color, luster, hardness, streak)

rocks (igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic)

weathering and erosion

continental drift theory

Categories: 7e1 HW

7E1 Terms for test

October 31, 2011 Leave a comment

Definition of mineral

inorganic

streak

hardness

luster

Rocks (definition)

igneous rocks

magma

lava

intrusive

extrusive

texture (coarse, fine, glassy)

sedimentary rock

compaction

cementation

metamorphic rock

foliated

non-foliated

Categories: 7e1 HW

Extra Credit Opportunity

October 27, 2011 Leave a comment

More additions for word wall:  This will be for a plus, which will take a zero off of your record (or future record)

7th grade

igneous rock

intrusive rock

extrusive rock

coarse texture

fine texture

glassy texture

law of original horizontallity

law of superposition

sedimentary rock

metamorphic rock

foliated rock

non-foliated rock

8th grade

genetics

allele

genotype

phenotype

dominant

recessive

DNA

 

Categories: 7e1 HW, 812 HW, 815 HW, 8E1 HW, 8E2 HW

Extra Credit Opportunity

October 15, 2011 Leave a comment

Hello Everyone,

This is a chance to earn points for any upcoming exam.  For those of you who have done word wall assignments (for social studies or ELA), I am looking for some additions for the word wall.  On the outside of the paper (computer paper please) write the word and on the inside a definition AND illustration to go with it.  It can be drawn or a printed picture.

Here are the words (look for your grade!)

7th Grade

Mineral

streak

hardness

luster

ductility

malleability

8th grade

Eukaryotic Cell

Mitosis

Chromosome

Parts of Chromosome

Interphase

Prophase

Metaphase

Anaphase

Telophase

Centriole

Spindle Fiber

HAPPY HUNTING!!

Mini-Project Due October 11

October 3, 2011 Leave a comment

Impacts of Science and TechnologyHW impact of science on your life

1)Write an expository essay discussing the impact that advancements in science and technology has had on your life (you can discuss the good, the bad, or both).  Make sure you provide specific examples!

2)Please put essay on construction paper and add a few pictures to illustrate your work.

You can find the rubric for the expository essays in the rubric section of the blog!

 

Exam 10/4

September 27, 2011 Leave a comment

Here are the topics

Scientific Method

Problem

Hypothesis

Procedures

Results

Conclusion

Independent Variables

Dependent Variables

Constants

8th Grade Text Book 13-23

7th Grade Text Book 6-14

Aim 1,2,3 (all on blog)

Categories: 7e1 HW, 812 HW, 815 HW, 8E1 HW, 8E2 HW