Monday, April 21, 2014

Parent Chaperones Needed

Parents,

The 6th grade is in need of chaperones for our field trip to the World of Nations on May 1, 2014.  If you are interested please contact Mrs. Hayden at failse@duvalschools.org as soon as possible for details.  If this is your first time being a chaperone please go to the Duval County Website, click on parents, then click on volunteers to complete the volunteer application.  Thank you in advance.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Home Learning Due Friday 4/11/14 B Day, Monday 4/14/14 A Day

7th:
Unit 6 Lesson 3 Content and Vocabulary Assignment

6th:
Research items to help your "Body Systems Campaign" Project

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Home Learning Due Wednesday 4/9/14 B Day, Thursday 4/10/14 A Day

6th:
Unit 7 Lesson 6 Content and Vocabulary Assignment

7th:
Unit 6 Lesson 2 Content and Vocabulary Assignment

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Extra Credit Due Monday 4/7 A Day, Tuesday 4/8 B Day

6th: 
Watch an episode of "Brain Games" or read an article about brain function.  Then, summarize the episode or article into a well written 5-7 sentence paragraph.  Below is an address to Brain Games.

http://www.natgeotv.com/ca/brain-games/videos

7th:
Find a picture of the natural world.  Explain where energy transformation is occurring (minimum of 5 examples).

Home Learning Due Monday 4/7 A Day, Tuesday 4/8 B Day

6th:

Content and Vocabulary Assignment for Unit 7 Lesson 5

7th:

Content and Vocabulary Assignment for Unit 6 Lesson 1

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Spring Break Work Due Monday 3/24 A Day or Tuesday 3/25 B Day

Please make sure that you complete and submit all the following work by the due date.  

Current Assignments:
7th Grade
1. Quiz Corrections for Unit 3- You do not have to include the learning target with these quiz corrections.

6th Grade
1. Quiz Corrections for Unit 7 (lessons 1-4)- You do not have to include the learning target with these quiz corrections.


Past Due Assignments:
7th Grade
1. Unit 2 Quiz Corrections

6th Grade
1. Unit 6 Quiz Corrections
2. Digestive System Gizmo

Past Due Assignments will not be accepted after March 25, 2014.

Extra Credit Assignment
6th and 7th Grade


Write an essay about one of the following:
1.       One thing that you did or would like to do over Spring Break and how it relates to a concept that we have covered this year in Science.  Your essay should summarize what you did or would like to do, explain the concept that relates to what you did or would like to do, and explain your understanding or what you have now learned of the concept itself.
2.       Watch a show or a video on a concept that we have covered in Science this year.  Your essay should summarize what the show was about, explain the concept that the show relates to, and explain your understanding or what you have now learned of the concept itself.

Your essay must:
·         Be a minimum of 1 page and a maximum of 2 pages in length.
·         Contain an introductory and a concluding paragraph.
·         Be specific/detailed in all explanations.
·         Be a total of 5 paragraphs.
·         Be appropriate.


Extra Credit Assignments will not be accepted after March 25, 2014.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Home Learning Due Friday 2/14 A Day, Tuesday 2/15 B Day

7th Grade: Unit 3 Lesson 2 content and vocabulary assignment

6th Grade:  Unit 7 Lesson 2 content and vocabulary assignment