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IMPORTANT!
Check Moodle classpage for all notes and worksheets. Log in as "guest."
This is where notes and worksheets will now be found. Go to the section that corresponds to the chapter in which we are currently working.
April 29  May 17
From April 29 through May 17, we will be focusing on SOL test review. The science SOL test in on May 20. Please check the EBS website for the dates of the other tests.
Rather than listing all of the topics and assignments on this page, I have prepared a complete calendar for the students of the topics and homework assignments for each day. Please check my Moodle page for a copy of this.
Students should also be working on their projects which are due May 21. There are some days in the calendar that allow for time for this.
April 22  26
MONDAY
Ch. 19 Test
Electromagnet lab
TUESDAY
Discuss 201 and 202
WEDNESDAY
Discuss 203 and 204
THURSDAY
Ch. 20 Test
Discuss Ch. 21
FRIDAY
"Generating Electricity" video and quiz
April 15  19
MONDAY
Complete Waves II  Test tomorrow
"Anatomy of a Wave" and "Wave Speed" pages  Finish for homework
TUESDAY
Waves II test
Waves III
WEDNESDAY
Finish Waves III  Test tomorrow
Begin Magnetism
THURSDAY
Waves III test
Magnetic fields activity
FRIDAY
Discuss magnetism and electricity
Electromagnet lab
April 8  12
MONDAY
Temperature quiz
Heat activities
TUESDAY
Writing SOL is today. You will have some assignments to work on while you are in your nontesting study hall class today.
WEDNESDAY
Finish Ch. 14 material
TEST!
THURSDAY
"Waves I"
FRIDAY
"Waves II"
April 2  5
TUESDAY
Project topic due today!
Finish machine lab/test
Begin Ch. 13 on energy
WEDNESDAY
Energy conversions
Methods of generating electricity
THURSDAY
Ch. 13 Test
"Exploring Heat" video and notes
FRIDAY
Heat activities
Chapter 14 Test on Monday!
March 25  28
MONDAY
Begin Machines
TUESDAY
Continue Machines
WEDNESDAY
Finish Work, Mechanical Advantage, and Efficiency
THURSDAY
Ch. 12 Key Term quiz
Machine Lab  This is your test for Machines
March 18  22
MONDAY
Ch. 9 Test
Ch. 10, Sect. 1
TUESDAY
102 & 103
WEDNESDAY
104
THURSDAY
105
FRIDAY
Ch. 10 Test
March 11  15
MONDAY
Oil refining
Nuclear energy
TUESDAY
Materials and nanotechnology
WEDNESDAY
Begin Ch. 9  Discuss and check 91
THURSDAY
Discuss and check 92 & 93
FRIDAY
Finish Ch. 9, review for TEST ON MONDAY!
March 4  8
MONDAY
AcidBase Lab
TUESDAY
Ch. 6 Key Term quiz
Benchmark #1
Begin Ch. 7
WEDNESDAY
Carbon Cycle
Coal activity
THURSDAY
Petroleum and oil refining
FRIDAY
Materials
February 25  March 1
MONDAY
Discuss 53
TUESDAY
"Chembalancer"
Finish Ch. 5  Test tomorrow!
WEDNESDAY
Ch. 5 test
THURSDAY
Discuss solutions, suspensions, colloids
FRIDAY
"Watery Ice" lab
February 18  22
MONDAY
Ch. 4:
Oxidation numbers
Ionic bonding
TUESDAY
Covalent bonding
Naming compounds
Conductivity, polyatomic ions
WEDNESDAY
Ch. 4 Test
Begin Ch. 5 on chemical reactions
THURSDAY
Discuss 51
Work on demonstrations for the class
FRIDAY
Discuss 52
Work on demonstrations
February 11  15
Monday
Discuss 31
Do "Atomic Structure" sheet
Isotopes
Look at structure of the periodic table
Check 32
Tuesday
Discuss 33, Metals
Wednesday
Discuss 34, Nonmetals
35, Elements from Stars
Thursday
Finish any Ch. 3 material
Do "Periodic Table Practice" graded sheet
Friday
Ch. 3 Test
Begin Ch. 4 on bonding
February 5  8
Tuesday
Gas Laws
Wednesday
Finish Ch. 2
Gases graded sheet
Thursday
Ch. 2 test
Begin Ch. 3
Friday
Continue 32
January 28  February 1
Monday
Ch. 1 Test
Begin Ch. 2 demonstrations
Tuesday
Finish states of matter demonstrations
Discuss Particle Theory of Matter
Wednesday
Viscosity lab
Thursday
Gas Laws, Boyle's and Charles'
Friday
Finish Ch. 2, Test on Monday!
January 21  25
Monday
Density lab
Tuesday
Discuss 11
Physical and Chemical changes assignment
Wednesday
Review 11
Discuss 13
Thursday
Finish all Ch. 1 material, review for test tomorrow
Friday
Ch. 1 Test
Begin Ch. 2
January 14  18
Monday
Finish "TickTock"
Finish Introduction material  Test tomorrow!
Introduction Key Term quiz today
Tuesday
Introduction Test
Measurement activity
Wednesday
Finish Measurement
Density lab
Thursday
Discuss Ch. 1, Sect. 1
Friday
Discuss Ch. 1, Sect. 3
Ch. 1 Test on Tuesday!
January 10 & 11
Thursday
Class introduction
Lab Safety lesson
Pretest
Begin discussing Introduction chapter
Friday
Lab Safety quiz
Finish discussing Introduction terms
Check homework
"TickTock" activity

