Science

Shark Tank Projects

posted Dec 12, 2018, 12:09 PM by Gina Deppert

We are getting closer to Catholic Schools Week and our Shark Tank Project Presentation!

You will have the following lab periods to work on your projects in class:

8C: (Tuesdays)
Jan. 8 and 15
Jan. 22 (double period) *finishing touches & practice

8D (Fridays)
Dec. 14
Jan. 4, 11, 18
Jan. 25 (double period) *finishing touches & practice

Don't forget...
You will need to have a prototype and a "pitch" ready for the judges.

Week of 12/10/18

posted Dec 12, 2018, 12:04 PM by Gina Deppert

8D - 12/12/18
finish the worksheet if you did not get it done in class today

Both Classes
Element Project
The worksheet with the questions & a picture representing your element is due by Monday 12/17.
We will be working on the project for two class periods next week.
(See the attached file for the instructions.)

Week of 12/3/18

posted Dec 3, 2018, 11:22 AM by Gina Deppert

Both Classes
Chapter 15 Vocabulary (19 words)
Due Fri 12/7
Use the book's glossary or Quizlet for the definitions!
https://quizlet.com/_5qea9t

Week of 11/26/18

posted Nov 27, 2018, 10:58 AM by Gina Deppert   [ updated Nov 29, 2018, 1:41 PM ]

Chapter 14 Test will be Friday 11/30
Study your notes - use the study guide I gave you in class.


https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/e6e11610-12ae-4938-ba88-970d5199d3aa

Week of 11/19/18

posted Nov 19, 2018, 11:09 AM by Gina Deppert

Chapter 14 Vocabulary Quiz
Tuesday, 11/20
Use your definitions or quizlet to study

UPCOMING TEST:
Chapter 14 Test will be Friday 11/30

*Both grades will count for the 2nd Trimester

Week of 11/5/18

posted Nov 6, 2018, 6:35 AM by Gina Deppert

Both Classes
Chapter 14 Vocabulary (18 words)
Due Thurs 11/8
Use the book's glossary or Quizlet for the definitions!
https://quizlet.com/_5knn88

Week of 10/29/18

posted Oct 29, 2018, 2:00 PM by Gina Deppert   [ updated Nov 2, 2018, 11:10 AM ]

Due to the emergency closing last week and Halloween activities this week...
The Chapter 12 Test has been moved to
Monday, November 5, 2018

Play our Kahoot game to review
Use the link
https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/5637c730-3741-4764-a340-afd5000a6192


Planet Brochures are due Monday, November 5

Week of 10/22/18

posted Oct 21, 2018, 3:56 PM by Gina Deppert

Science Chapter 12 Vocabulary Quiz - Changed to Tues 10/23
(due to the parent meeting)
(19 words)
Study the definitions in the glossary or use Quizlet to review

**Chapter 12 TEST - Tues 10/30

Shark Tank projects

posted Oct 17, 2018, 8:19 AM by Gina Deppert

5th-8th grades will be having a "Shark Tank" competition this year during Catholic Schools Week.
We will be creating original inventions.  Students will work on this during Science lab periods.  

Teams & initial proposals need to be given to Mrs. Deppert during lab next week.
8C - Tues 10/23
8D - Fri 10/26

Week of 10/15/18

posted Oct 17, 2018, 7:39 AM by Gina Deppert   [ updated Oct 17, 2018, 8:18 AM ]

8D - Finish paragraph on whether Pluto should be a planet or a dwarf planet if you did not get it done in class.  - Due Fri 10/19


Both 8C and 8D
Science Chapter 12 Vocabulary Quiz - Wed 10/24
(19 words)
Study the definitions in the glossary or use Quizlet to review

**Don't forget...
The optional Bonus Assignment for the movie "First Man" is due by Monday 10/29.  You need to submit your answers through Google classroom and give your movie ticket to Mrs. Deppert to get credit for this assignment.

8C Google Classroom code -   3wsz6xf
8D Google Classroom code -  86vu9w

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