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8Th Science (Section 8B) Assignments

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Portfolio -informative Essay

Students will present their informative essay in class.

Past Assignments

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Collecting data

Students will create a bar graph of their data and write a conclusion.

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Portfolio- How to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in schools and other public places.

Students will analyze the results of their ten questions survey by making a table/chart.

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Portfolio - How to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in schhols and public places.

Students will create ten questions survey on coronavirus and ask people in the school to take their survey.

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Study Island Assignment on Adaptations

Students will be able to complete the study island assignment on adaptations by 4/30/2021.

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Portfolio Assignment

Students will be able to create a one page informative essay on Coronavirus-COVID - 19, Portfolio 2021.

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portfolio Assignment

Students will be able to write to write main ideas on Coronavirus- COVID-19 ( graphic organizer ).

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Physical Science- Magnetic Fields.

Study Island homework assignment on magnetic fields.
Students are to complete the homework assignment on magnetic fields.

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Physical Science- Electric Fields and Magnetism

Students will complete twenty multiple choices on electric fields and magnetism for homework.
The assignment is on study island.

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Physical Science - Gravitational Interactions

Study Island test on gravitational interactions ( 20 multiple questions ).

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Physical Science- Gravitational Interactions

Worksheet on gravity and motion.

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Physical Science- Spring break assignment - Newton's Laws of Motion.

Spring break assignment- newton's Laws of motion

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Physical Science - potential energy

Students will be able to complete a worksheet on potential energy math problems.

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Physical Science- Kinetic Energy

Students will be able to complete a worksheet on kinetic energy ( math problems ).

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Physical Science- Force and Motion

Students will complete a study island practice session on force and motion.

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Physical Science_ Force and Motion

Student will complete a worksheet ( math problems ) on kinetic energy and potential energy.

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Physical Science-Forces and Motion

Students will complete a worksheet on( Math problems) work, force, and distance.

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Physical Science- Different types of energy.

Students will create a Venn diagram on potential and kinetic energy.

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Physical Science- Different types of Energy.

Students will complete a study island assignment on potential and kinetic energy.

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Physical Science - Different types of potential energy.

Students will complete a vocabulary assignment on the different types of energy.
 

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Physical Science - Different types of potential energy.

Students will create a T-Chart on the different types of potential energy.

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Physical Science - Different types of Energy

Students will complete a worksheet on the the different types of energy.

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Physical Science- Forces and Motion.

Fri. Test on forces and motion (  Study Island - 20 multiple choice questions ).

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Physical Science - Forces and Motion.

Review sheet on forces with math problems.

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Physical Science- Forces and Motion.

Summary sheet on Newton's Laws of Motion.

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Physical Science- Forces and Motion.

Students will be able to solve math problems on the acceleration of objects ( Newton's Second L aw of motion worksheet ).

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newton's second Law of motion ( acceleration ).

Students will solve math problems on acceleration and write the correct unit of measurement.

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Newton's Second Law of Motion ( acceleration )

Students will complete a worksheet on acceleration.

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Newton's First Law of Motion ( Inertia ).

Students will complete a review sheet on inertia.

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Physical Science - Forces and Motion

Students will complete twenty multiple choice questions on force and motion  ( study Island ).

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Physical Science - Force and Motion

Students will practice twenty multiple choice questions on force and motion ( study island ).

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Physical Science - Forces and Motion

Students will complete a worksheet on force and motion.

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Physical Science - Forces and Motion

Students will complete a worksheet on forces.

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Life Science- Pedigree

Students will complete a pedigree worksheet.

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Life Science - Pedigree

Students will complete a  pedigree worksheet on colorblindness.
Students will use the information in the pedigree to answer questions on colorblindness.
 
 

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Life Science - Pedigree

Students will be able to interpret a Human Pedigree.
Students will use the pedigree to answer questions.

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Life Science - Genetics and Heredity

Students will complete a pedigree on human genetics ( disorders ).

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Life Science - Genetics and Heredity

Students will complete ( in class ) a worksheet on monohybrid crosses and probability.

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Life Science - Genetics and Heredity

Fri. Test ( study island ) 30 multiple choice questions on genetics and heredity.

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Life Science - Genetics and Heredity

Worksheet on ratios of dominant traits and recessive traits.

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Life Science - Genetics and Heredity

 Worksheet on genetics vocabulary.
 Reading assignment ( study island ) genetics and heredity.

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Life Science: Genetics/Heredity

Fri. Test: Study Island, Genetics, heredity, and Mendel's Laws of Genetics ( 20 questions ).

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Life Science: Genetics/Heredity

Students will complete twenty questions on genetics/heredity, and the laws of genetics.

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Life Science: Genetics/ Heredity

Students will write notes on Mendel's Laws of Genetics.

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Life Science: Genetics/Heredity

Students will complete the study island lesson and flash cards on Mendel's Laws of Genetics.
Students will also complete a vocabulary activity on genetics and heredity for homework.

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Life Science: Winter break project on Mitosis ( The cell cycle ).

The students winter break project on mitosis ( the cell cycle ).

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Life Science- Meiosis Cell Division

Students will complete a study island assignment on meiosis, reproduction in cells and organisms.

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Life Science - Meiosis Cell Division

Students will complete a vocabulary assignment on meiosis 1 and meiosis 2.

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Life Science- Meiosis - Cell Division

Students will complete a worksheet on meiosis 1 and meiosis 2 .

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Life Science- Mitosis

Students will complete a study island assignment on mitosis.

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Cell Division- Mitosis

Students will complete a worksheet on the stages of mitosis.

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Life Science- Cell Division ( Mitosis ).

Students will create a chart/table on the five phases of mitosis.

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Study Island- Evolution, Extinction, and the Fossil Record.

Students will complete a study island assignment on Evolution, Extinction, and the Fossil Record. They will read the lesson and answer twenty questions.

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Life Science: Species and Reproduction: Diversity of a species occurs through gradual processes over many generations. Fossil records provide evidence that changes have occurred in number and types of species.

Students will complete a worksheet on asexual and sexual reproduction.

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Life Science- Species and Reproduction

Students will complete the activity on asexual and sexual reproduction.

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Earth Science- 8th grade science research project- Landforms

Earth Science - 8th grade science research project-Landforms.

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Life Science: Species and reproduction: Diversity of species occurs through gradual processes over many generations. Fossil records provide evidence that changes have occurred in number and types of species.

Students will complete a summary fact sheet that explain how diversity of a species is developed through gradual processes over many
generations ( e.g., fossils record ).

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Earth Science: Geologic and fossils records.

 
Students will complete a summary fact sheet on how geologists use the geologic time scale as evidence of the changes that have occurred with types of species.

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Earth Science- Geologic Time Scale

Geologic Time Scale- Reading and study guide.

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Earth Science: The Geologic Time Line.

Students will be given a Fri. test on the five eras of geologic time line.

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Earth Science: Geologic Time Line.

Students will create a summary fact sheet on the five eras of geologic time.

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Earth Science - Geologic Time Line

Students will describe the five eras of geologic time line marked by various events.
Students will analyze the five eras of geologic time line marked by various events.

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Earth Science: Evidence of the changes of Earth's surface through time is found in the geologic record.

Students will be given a multiple choice test on Earth's history.

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Earth Science: Evidence of the changes of Earth"s surface through time is found in the geologic record.

Students will complete  a study island assignment on Earth's history.

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Earth Science

https://www.helpteaching.com/tests/241794/fossils

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Earth Science: Evidence of the changes of Earth's surface through time is found in the geologic record.

Students will create a summary sheet on Earth's processes.

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Earth Science

Students will complete a test on landforms ( 15 multiple choice questions and three short answer questions ).

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Earth Science

Students will create a summary sheet on the various  landforms.
Students will compare and contrast the characteristics of landforms.
 

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Earth Science

Students will develop academic vocabulary cards on various landforms.
Students will match each landform with its descriptive characteristics.

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Earth Science - Plate Tectonics/ Divergent and Convergent boundaries.

Students will complete a test on plate tectonics/ divergent and convergent boundaries.

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Earth Science- Plate Tectonics

Students will complete a review sheet on plate tectonics.

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Earth Science - Plate Tectonics/ Boundaries.

Students will complete a summary chart on divergent and convergent boundaries.
 

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Earth Science ( plate tectonics ).

Fri. Test - evidence of plate tectonics.

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Earth Science ( plate tectonics ).

Students will complete a worksheet on evidence of plate tectonic by using the internet and their notes.

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Earth Science - The rock cycle.

Students will create a model of the rock cycle and identify the processes.

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Composition and Properties of Earth's Interior.

Students will complete a multiple choice test on Earth's interior ( the layers, three types of rocks ).

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Composition and Properties of Earth's Interior.

Student will create a table on igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks. They will find five facts on how they are formed. They will also learn that the three different types of rocks are formed in different ways and different  environments. For example, magna from Earth's interior forms igneous rocks.

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Composition and Properties of Earth's Interior.

Students will use their models of Earth's Interior to write five facts about each layer.

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Earth Science: The composition and properties of Earth's interior are identified by the behavior of seismic waves.of seismic waves.

The students will be given a Fri. test on Earth's layers. The test will consist of ten multiple choice questions and three short answer questions.

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Earth Science: The composition and properties of Earth's interior are identified by the behavior of seismic waves..

Students will develop a diagram of Earth's layers. They will also label the diagram of Earth's layers  (in science Journal ). Students will dicuss the following questions in class.
 
Discussion questions:
 
1. Which layers of Earth cause volcanoes and earthquakes?
 
2. Do human actions influence when and where volcanoes and earthquakes occur?

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Earth Science: The composition and properties of earth's interior are identified by the behavior of seismic waves.

Students will create a table on Earth's layers. The table should include the following information ( crust, lithosphere, upper mantle, lower mantle, outer core, and inner core ). The table should also include descriptions, explanation of thermal convection, and available evidence on 
Earth's layers.

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Analyzing and evaluating data.

Oct. 2,2020, the students will be given a Fri. Test on analyzing and evaluating data. The test will consist of ten multiple choice questions and three short answer questions.

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Analyzing and evaluating data.

The students will complete the study island assignment on analyzing and evaluating data. The assignment  consist of reading the lesson first, and completing the vocabulary words that are on the flash cards. Students are to complete the ten multiple choice questions ( analyzing and evaluating data ).

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Nature of Science

Friday test will cover laboratory tools and metric measurements.

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Nature of Science

Friday test will cover laboratory tools and metric measurements.

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Nature of Science

Complete the worksheet on laboratory tools and metric measurements.

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Nature of Science

Complete the Study Island assignment on laboratory Safety.

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The Nature of Science

The students will have a test on laboratory procedures and the tools of science. 

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Nature of Science

Please complete the Scientific Method Quiz for homework ( 9/18/2020 ).

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The Nature of Science

The students will be able to collect data by conducting an experiment with gummy bears that are placed in different solutions. The students will
analyze data from the experiment on gummy bears.

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The Nature of Science

The students will be able to compare and contrast safe and unsafe laboratory procedures by completing a Venn Diagram.

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Nature of Science

The nature of science is a state standard that deals with students learning about the scientific method, variables, hypothesis, graphs and charts. Students will be given an experiment to help them learn and apply the steps of the scientific method.