7thgradescience Mr. Sutherland
PENN HILLS SCHOOL DISTRICT Science Teacher Pod 7C
http://www.phsd.k12.pa.us
 
LINTON MIDDLE SCHOOL POD 7C SCIENCE
Welcome to Mr. Sutherland's Science Class Page!
This is where you'll find out what is going on in my class.

Congratulations to the FUTURE CITY TEAM for placing 8th in the National Engineers Week Future City Competition.  The team also won Best Sim City Map Design!!  Good Job!


We are currently studying Viruses and Monerans.  Students have received a PINK note packet.  They must not lose this packet.

No School Monday February 18 (Presidents Day)
Vocabulary Quiz Tuesday February 19


Students MUST wear their ID Badges at all times!  Those who forget will serve SATURDAY DETENTION!!


COURSE SYLLABUS:

TITLE OF COURSE:  Life Science
TEXTBOOK:  Prentice Hall Life Science
GRADING:
    1.  Participation and attendance
    2.  Tests and quizzes
    3.  Homework assignments
    4.  Projects
    5.  Research papers
    6.  Laboratories
    7.  Notebook

    SCALE:  100% - 90% A
             89% - 80% B
             79% - 70% C
             69% - 60% D
             59% -  0% E
    Grades are determined by a STRAIGHT PERCENTAGE
    Your total points divided by total possible points
    multiplied by 100.

RULES:
    All district, building, and pod rules will be followed while in my class.
    1.  No cheating (copying homework is considered cheating)
    2.  No profanity
    3.  No throwing things in the classroom
    4.  No writing on desks
    5.  No sitting on desks or near windows
    6.  No vandalism
    7.  No disruptive behavior
    8.  No talking while I am talking
    9.  No making fun of others (basic human regard)
    10.  No food, drink, candy, chewing gum

 If you violate the above rules, the following will occur:
    1st offense = warning
    2nd offense = time-out in class and phone call home
    3rd offense = principal's office and/or parent conference

PASSES & LOCKERS
District policy states that students are not permitted in the hallways during class time.  This includes going to your locker, the restroom, or getting a drink.  Don't ask for a pass unless it is an emergency.  Use the time between periods to go to the restroom or to get a drink.

Students are only permitted to go to their lockers:
 before homeroom  before & after lunch  before going home
 
My Quia activities and quizzes
BASIC CELL ORGANELLES
https://www.quia.com/jg/52874.html
CHARACTERISTICS & NEEDS OF LIVING THINGS
https://www.quia.com/jg/62656.html
Useful links
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