Homework 2021/2022

Posted below are homework assignments. Remember these are listed for the convenience of the parents and students; however, it is the student's responsibility to write down homework assignments in class.

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Grade 5:

Today we finished our electric circuit quiz boards

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.4.4 page 21 Clearly (in ink) label the diagram. Take a picture and submit through Google Classroom

Lesson 1.4.4 page 22 Read “Why Don’t All Clouds Produce Rain?” Annotate, and answer the question. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.2.4 page 102 Reflect on the Science Seminar. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.5

No Homework


Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.1.5 page 97 Choose a Claim and support why you chose it. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.4.5 page 50 Read “Steno and the Shark,” answer the question, then return to your Sorting Tool from the Warm-Up and fill in the blanks. Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Grade 5:

Today we began our electric circuit quiz boards

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 16 Select the correct words to complete the paragraph

Lesson 1.3.5 page 17 Read “What Makes Water Move?” Annotate, answer the questions and submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.4.4 Write a recommendation to the Econauts. Counts as a quiz. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 44 Use the Modeling Tool to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Monday, May 16, 2022

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 9 Label and explain the image. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 84 Use the Sorting Tool and answer the question. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2

No Homework


Thursday, May 12, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.6 pages 74- 80

Unit test on Monday

Grade 6:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.4

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 32 Use the Sim to answer the questions

Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1.5 page 72 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.5

No Homework


Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.5 pages 70- 73

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.4.5 page 108 Write an argument; submit through Amplify; counts as a Quiz

Test on Thursday

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.5.4 page 66 Read the article, annotate and answer the questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

No Class due to May Crowning practice


Monday, May 9, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.4 pages 67-69

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 100 Read, annotate and answer the questions; submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.4.4 page 52 Read the article, annotate and answer the questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.4.4 page 19 Submit through Amplify


Thursday, May 5, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.3 pages 63- 66

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.2.4 page 92: Use the Modeling Tool to answer the question

Lesson 3.2.4 page 93: Read the descriptions and answer the questions

Submit all through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.3.5 page 51 Use the evidence to support a claim. Counts as a quiz

Submit all through Amplify

Grade 8:

No class due to Speeches


Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2.5 page 46: Read the short article and use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 pages 12 and 13 Explore the Sim and complete the Scavenger Hunt; submit through Amplify


Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.2 pages 59- 62

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.1.5 Use the Sim to answer the questions; Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 39 submit during class

Lesson 2.1.5 Read, annotate one of the articles from the set “A Feast for Decomposers”; submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.2.5 page 8 Read, annotate and answer the questions regarding the article; submit through Amplify


Monday, May 2, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.1 pages 55-58

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.6

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.6.4- Turn in completed Modeling Tool and explanation during class (classwork)

Lesson 1.6.5- Read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: Meet a Scientist Who Studies How Plants Find Water Underground.”

Submit all through Amplify

Grade 8:

Day 9: Final Proposal submitted during class.

No After- Hours work


Thursday, April 28, 2022

P.E. Calendars due tomorrow

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.7 pages 49- 54

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.5

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.5.4 page 25 and 26 Use the Sim to answer the questions; Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Futura Day 8

No After – Hours Work


Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.4.4 page 18 Watch the video “Photosynthesis and Elodea” (available in Digital Resources) and answer the question

Also 1.4.4 page 19 Read, annotate and answer the questions regarding the article: “Where Did Chloroplasts Come From?” Submit all through Amplify

Grade 8:

Futura Day 7

Design Decisions Outline should be submitted during class

No After – Hours Work


Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.6 pages 45- 48

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.4.5 page 62 and 63 Write a report to the New Zealand Farm Council

Also, read, annotate and answer the question for the article: “How the Ocean Keeps Climate Stable” Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.4 page 12 Read, annotate and answer the question for the article: What is Carbon?

Grade 8:

Futura Day 6

After – Hours Work: Trade-Offs Reflection pg 24 Submit through Futura


Monday, April 25, 2022

P.E. Calendars due Friday

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.5 pages 43-44

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.3.5 page 54

Use the Sim to answer the two questions, submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.2

No Homework

Grade 8:

Futura Day 5

After – Hours Work: Read and annotate the “Meet an Engineer Who Prints in 3-D with Living Material” article and answer the questions Hand in through Amplify


Thursday, April 14, 2022

Happy Easter!!

Grade 5:

Happy Easter!

Grade 6:

Eggs full of Sound

Grade 7:

Eggs full of Sound

Grade 8:

Happy Easter!


Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

Futura Day 4

After – Hours Work: Project Summary, submit through Futura


Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.4 pages 41- 42

Grade 6:

No class due to Prayer Service practice

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.3.4 Write a Scientific Argument; Also explain another claim you did not choose and why. This counts as a quiz; submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Futura Day 3

After – Hours Work: Reread and revise annotations in Chapter 4: “Antimalarial Drug Resistance”


Monday, April 11, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.3 pages 39- 40

Homework page 40

Answer the question in your Investigation Notebook

Grade 6:

No class due to Prayer Service practice

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.2

No Homework

Grade 8:

Futura Day 2

After – Hours Work: Re-read and revise annotations in Chapter 2: “Basic Facts About Malaria” and Chapter 3: “Antimalarial Drugs as Selection Pressure”


Thursday, April 7, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.2 pages 35- 38

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.2.4 page 46

Complete the Sorting Tool, answer the question and submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.1.4 page 109; submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Futura Day 1

After – Hours Work: Read, annotate Chapter 1 “Request for Proposals”

Hand in Safety Agreement


Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.4.3 page 94 Write your final argument, submit through Amplify

Lesson 3.4.4 page 96- 98 Complete the Modeling Tool that supports your claim (if you are supporting both claims you must complete both Modeling Tools), take a picture of the Modeling Tool(s) and submit through Google Classroom

Grade 8:

No Homework


Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.1 pages 31- 34

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 40 complete the map and answer the questions; Submit through Google Classroom

Also, read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: “Meet a Scientist Who Studies Underwater Currents.” Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 90

Read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: The Ant and the Acacia; submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

No class due to San Francisco field trip


Monday, April 4, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.8 pages 25- 30

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.5

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 84

Complete Part 3 of the Sim activity, answer the questions

Also, Read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: Bringing Buffalo Back; submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.3.3 page 114 answer the question and submit through Amplify

Also, read, annotate and answer the question regarding the article: The Stickleback Fish in its Environment.

TEST on Wednesday


Thursday, March 31, 2022

P.E. Calendars due today

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.7 page 24

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.4.3 page 23 Submit through Amplify (classwork)

Lesson 1.4.4 page 24 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 107 Submit through Amplify

Read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: How to Make a Venomous Cabbage


Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Grade 7:

Submit pages 64 and 66 through Google Classroom (classwork- turn in during class)

Lesson 2.7.4 pages 68- 71

Choose a claim and write a scientific. Argument; submit through Amplify

Counts as a quiz

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.1.4 pages 98 and 99

Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, March 29, 2022

P.E. Calendars due Thursday

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.6 pages 18- 23

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 18 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.7 No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.6

No Homework


Monday, March 28, 2022

No School


Thursday, March 24, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.5 pages 14- 17

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 9 Read the intro and one of the articles and answer the question. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.5

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.5

No Homework


Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.4.4 pages 51 and 52 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.4.4 page 72 Write an argument, submit through Amplify. Counts as a quiz


Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.4 pages 11- 13

Grade 6:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.4.4 pages 44 and 45 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 64 Read the article and answer the question. Submit through Amplify


Monday, March 21, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.3 pages 8-10

Grade 6:

Review for Test

Test is tomorrow (Thermal Energy)

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2.5 page 37 Watch the video and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2.3 page 57 Submit through Amplify

Lesson 2.2.3 page 58- take a picture of the Modeling Tool and submit through Google Classroom.


Thursday, March 17, 2022

Grade 5: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 6: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 7: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 8: No class due to Science Camp


Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Grade 7: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 8: No class due to Science Camp


Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Grade 5: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 6: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 7: No class due to Science Camp

Grade 8: No class due to Science Camp


Monday, March 14, 2022

No School/Teacher In-Service

Day 1 Science Camp


Thursday, March 10, 2022

Grade 5:

No class due to field trip

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.4.4 page 91 Advising the Principal. This counts as a quiz.

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 31 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.1

Read the article "Glowing Jellies"

Jot the answers to the 3 Discussion questions (located on the digital format) on the bottom of page 51 in the Investigation Notebook.

Complete the Reflection (Lesson 2.1.5) and submit through Amplify


Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.4.4 pages 23, 24

Take a picture of your completed model on page 24 and submit through Google Classroom

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.6.3 pages 38 and 39 Submit through Amplify during class = classwork

Read “Meet a Scientist Who Studies Variation in Monkey Populations” answer 2 questions and submit through Amplify


Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.2 pages 3- 6

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.3.4 pages 81 and 82

Revisit the Anticipation Guide and read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: Dumpling Dilemma: Oil or Water? Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.3 page 16 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.5.4 page 32 Use the Sim to answer the questions

Submit through Amplify


Monday, March 7, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.1

Grade 6:

Defense of Project video due tomorrow

Lesson 3.2.4 page 75 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 9

Take a picture of your completed diagram and submit through Google Classroom

Otherwise submit your answers through Amplify

Grade 8:

Defense of Project video due tomorrow

Thursday, March 3, 2022

SCIENCE FAIR BACKBOARDS DUE ON MONDAY!!

DEFENSE OF PROJECT VIDEOS DUE ON TUESDAY!!

Grade 5:

Lesson 5.6 pages 110- 115

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.1.4 page 69 Use the Sim to complete the data table and answer the questions; submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.4.5 pages 23, 24 Read three articles and answer questions

Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Grade 7:

Test tomorrow

Grade 8:

No class due to Ash Wednesday


Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 5.5 pages 108- 109

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.7

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.2

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 16 Submit through Amplify


Monday, February 28, 2022

P.E. Calendars due today

Grade 5:

Lesson 5.4 pages 104- 107

Test tomorrow

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.6

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 4.1

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.2.4 pages 9 and 10

Read two articles, annotate and submit through Amplify


Thursday, February 24, 2022

PE Calendars due on Monday!!

Grade 5:

Lesson 5.3 pages 99-103

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.5.3 page 52 (click on page 3 at the bottom of the screen)

Lesson 2.5.4 page 53

Lesson 2.5.5 page 54; submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.4.5 page 102

Writing to Westfield, counts as a quiz, Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 4.4

No Homework


Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 96

Read, annotate and answer the questions

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.4.4 page 90

Advise the astrophotographer, counts as a quiz, Submit through Amplify

Test tomorrow!


Tuesday, February 22, 2022

NO SCHOOL


Monday, February 21, 2022

NO SCHOOL


Thursday, February 17, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 5.2 pages 91- 98

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.4.4 page 44 and Lesson 2.4.5 page 45

Read, annotate and answer the question; Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 90, Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.3.5 page 82

Use the Sim to answer questions, Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.2.4 page 76

Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 5.1 pages 89- 90

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.3 page 38

Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.5.4 page 78

Read, annotate and answer questions, Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.1.5 page 71 include screen shot and answer question, Submit through Amplify

Lesson 3.1.5 page 72 read, annotate and answer questions, Submit through Amplify


Monday, February 14, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 4.5 pages 82-87

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.2

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.4

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.7

No Homework


Thursday, February 10, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 4.4 pages 74- 81

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.1

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.3.5 page 55 and 56

Write the argument (counts as a quiz)

Read, annotate and answer the question

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.6

No Homework


Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2.4 page 48

Use the Sim to answer the question

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.5.4 page 47

Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 4.3 pages 71- 73

No Homework

Grade 6:

We discussed Science Fair Backboards (due March 7th)

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.1.5 page 43

Read, annotate and answer the questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

We discussed Science Fair Backboards (due March 7th)


Monday, February 7, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 4.2 pages 68- 70

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.4.5 page 21

Submit through Amplify

Science Fair Abstract due tomorrow

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.6.3 page 32

(should be completed in class)

Submit through Amplify

Counts as a quiz

Grade 8:

Science Fair Abstract due tomorrow

Lesson 2.4.5 page 43

Read, annotate and answer the question

Submit through Amplify


Thursday, February 3, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 4.1 pages 64- 67

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.3.4 page 14

Read and annotate the article, answer the questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.5.4 page 25, 26

Complete the model on page 26 (in color), take a picture and submit to Google Classroom

Grade 8:

No Homework


Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.4.4 page 19

Rewatch the video and answer the question

Submit through Amplify

Watch the video attached to Google Classroom. Take notes in your Science journal.

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2.5 page 30

Read, annotate and answer the question

Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.4 pages 58- 63

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.2

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 15

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

No Homework


Monday, January 31, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.3 pages 54- 57

No Homework

Grade 6:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.2

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.4.5 page 18, submit through Amplify


Thursday, January 27, 2022

PE CALENDARS DUE ON MONDAY!!!

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.2 pages 51- 53

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.6.5 page 111

Read and annotate the article. Submit annotations through Amplify

Grade 7:

No After-Hours Work

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 12

Read, annotate and answer the questions

Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Grade 7:

No After-Hours Work

Proposal should have been handed in during class

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 8

Read two articles, annotate and answer corresponding questions

Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.1 pages 46- 50

Grade 6:

In Class we discussed requirements for the Science Fair Abstract

The Abstract is due February 8th.

Grade 7:

No After-Hours Work

Grade 8:

In Class we discussed requirements for the Science Fair Abstract

The Abstract is due February 8th.


Monday, January 24, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.8 pages 38- 45

Grade 6:

Science Fair Further Research due tomorrow!

Lesson 3.5.5 page 101, 102

Read, annotate and answer the questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

No After-Hours Work

Grade 8:

Science Fair Further Research due tomorrow!



Thursday, January 20, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.7

Today we built our design

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.4

No Homework

Grade 7:

Complete the Trade-Offs Reflection page 24

Submit through Futura

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.6.4 Write an argument about Australia’s Skin Cancer rate

Counts as a quiz

Test on Monday


Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Grade 7:

Read and annotate the “Meet an Engineer Who Works With Genetics Equipment” and answer the questions on page 20

Submit through Futura

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.5

No Homework


Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.7 pages 35- 37

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 81 and 82

Answer the question on page 81

Read article, annotate and answer questions on page 82

Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Complete Project Summary, page 17

Read and annotate Chapter 4, if you did not do this during class.

Submit through Futura

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.4

No Homework


Monday, January 14, 2022

NO SCHOOL


Thursday, January 13, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.6 pages 30- 33

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 74 Read, annotate and answer questions. Submit through Amplify

Watch video attached to Google Classroom. Take notes. There will be a quiz on Tuesday. Be prepared to pause the video to complete tasks. Have paper and pen handy.

Grade 7:

No After-Hours Work

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 87 Revise your answer. Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Grade 7:

Reread and revise annotations in Chapter 2 and Chapter 3

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.2.4 page 80 Revisit the Anticipation Guide

Lesson 3.2.4 page 81 Read, annotate and answer the question

Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.5 pages 25- 29

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.1.5 page 67 use the Sim to answer questions

Page 68: Read, annotate and answer questions

Submit both through Amplify

Grade 7:

Read and annotate Chapter 1: Request for Proposal

Sign the Safety Agreement- submit through Futura

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.1.4 page 76 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Monday, January 10, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.4 pages 23 and 24

No Homework

Grade 6:

SCIENCE FAIR DATA AND CONCLUSION DUE TOMORROW IN CLASS

Lesson 2.4.4 pages 58 and 59

Revisit the Anticipation Guide

Read, annotate and answer questions: Meet a Scientist Who Studies How the Environment Affects Our Traits.

Read, annotate and answer questions: Exploring the Human Genome

Submit all through Amplify

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

SCIENCE FAIR DATA AND CONCLUSION DUE TOMORROW IN CLASS

Lesson 2.5.4 page 65 Support a Claim. Counts as a Quiz. Submit through Amplify


Thursday, January 6, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.3 pages 19- 22

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.3.3 page 49 (Go to page 3 on the digital format)

Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.5.4 page 98 Watch the video (found in Digital Resources), answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.4.4 page 56 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.3.5 page 47 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.2 pages 16- 18

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.2 Watch video “Mutations and New Traits” in the Digital Resources

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 83 Counts as a Quiz

Lesson 3.3.4 page 84 Read, annotate and answer two questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2.4 page 40 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Monday, January 3, 2022

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.1 pages 13- 15

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 38 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 74 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 36 Use the Sim to answer questions. Submit through Amplify


Thursday, December 16, 2021

P.E. Calendar due tomorrow!!!

Grade 5:

P.E. Today

Grade 6:

P.E. Today

Grade 7:

P.E. Today

Grade 8:

P.E. Today


Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1.4 page 66 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.4.4 pages 27, 28 Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.3 pages 6- 11

No Homework

Grade 6:

Discussed Science Fair Data and Conclusion – due Tuesday, January 11, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 59 Counts as a quiz. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Discussed Science Fair Data and Conclusion – due Tuesday, January 11, 2021


Monday, December 13, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.2 pages 3-5

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.5.5 page 31 submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2.5 pages 51-53 Work on the Sim AND read, annotate and answer questions for the article: What Melts? What Burns? Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 16 Submit through Amplify

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.1 in our new book: The Earth System: Investigating Water Shortages

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.4.4 page 22 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Make sure you submit Lesson 2.1.3 page 45 during class

No other Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 10

Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.6.5 page 36 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Unit Test: Magnetic Fields


Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Grade 5:

Unit test today

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.3 No Amplify Homework

Grade 7:

Make sure you submit Lesson 1.5.4 page 29 to Amplify during class

No other homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.5

No Homework

Unit Test tomorrow

Monday, December 6, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.6 pages 80- 82

Unit Test tomorrow

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 10 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.4.4 page 21

Use the Sim to complete the homework. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.4 Critical Juncture

No Homework


Thursday, December 2, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.5 pages 76- 79

Grade 6:

We completed Day 10 of our Futura Engineering Project

No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 17 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 88 Submit through Amplify. Counts as a Quiz


Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 9 Read, annotate and answer the two questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.2.4 pages 78 and 79 Take a picture of your completed Modeling Tool and upload to GOOGLE CLASSROOM

Lesson 3.2.4 page 80 Read, annotate and answer questions Submit through Amplify

Science Fair Experimental Design due on tomorrow, December 2


Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.4 pages 72- 75

No Homework

Grade 6:

Final Proposal was finished in class

Science Fair Experimental Design due on Thursday, December 2

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.1.4 page 67 Submit through Amplify

Science Fair Experimental Design due on Thursday, December 2


Monday, November 29, 2021

P.E. Calendars due TOMORROW!!!

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.3 pages 65- 69

No Homework

Grade 6:

Complete the Design Decision paragraphs in the Final Proposal if you didn’t finish them in class (Submit through Futura)

Science Fair Experimental Design due on Thursday, December 2

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.4.4 page 95 Counts as a Quiz

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.4

No Amplify Homework

Science Fair Experimental Design due on Thursday, December 2


Thursday, November 25, 2021

NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

No Homework

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

No Homework


Monday, November 22, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.2 pages 60 – 64)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Proposal Outline must be submitted during class

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 86 (make sure it is completed before our next class)

Grade 8:

No Homework


Thursday, November 18, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.1 pages 58 – 59

No Homework

Grade 6:

Day 6

After-Hours Work- Trade-Offs Reflection (submit through Futura)

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.4 page 77

Choose at least one of the missions and answer the corresponding questions

Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2.4 page 44 Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1.4 page 72

Use the Sim to answer the question; submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 38 Use the Sim: Harnessing Energy to complete the assignment. Submit through Amplify.


Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.5 pages 49 – 57

Critical Juncture completed in class

Grade 6:

Discussed Science Fair Experimental Design (due December 2)

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.6

No Homework

Grade 8:

Discussed Science Fair Experimental Design (due December 2)

No Amplify Homework


Monday, November 15, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.4 pages 45 – 47

Grade 6:

Science Fair Hypothesis due tomorrow

Day 5

No After-Hours Work

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.5- Critical Juncture

No Homework

Grade 8:

Science Fair Hypothesis due tomorrow

Lesson 1.6.3 page 31 Submit as Classwork during class


Thursday, November 11, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.3 pages 41 – 44

No Homework

Grade 6:

Day 4

After-Hours Work: Project Summary (submit through Futura)

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.4

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.5.5 page 26 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 46

Read, annotate and answer the questions, submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.4

No Homework


Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.2 pages 39 – 40

No homework

Grade 6:

Day 3

No After-Hours Work

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 16. Use the Sim and upload pictures through Amplify


Monday, November 8, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 2.1 pages 37 and 38

No homework

Grade 6:

Science Fair Background Research due tomorrow

Day 2

After Hours Work: Reread Chapters 2 and 3

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 37

Watch the video again (found in your Digital Resources) and answer the question; Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Science Fair Background Research due tomorrow

Lesson 1.2.6 page 9 and 10 Complete the Rules About Magnets and Read, annotate and answer the questions for the article: Meet a Scientist Who Studied Magnets” Submit all through Amplify


Thursday, November 4, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.10 pages 33 - 36

Grade 6:

Day 1 : Futura

After Hours Work: submit the safety agreement signature through Futura

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.5.5 page 28 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Day 10

After Hours work- none


Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.4.5 page 19 Read and annotate “Rocks on the Beach”

Grade 8:

Day 9

Proposals should be completed in class today.


Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.9 pages 30 - 32

Grade 6:

Unit Test; no homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.3 page 14 Submit through Amplify (Do NOT do Family HW)

Grade 8:

Day 8

After Hours work- make sure design decisions paragraphs (there are 3) are completed


Monday, November 1, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.8 pages 20 - 29

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.5.6 page 91 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.2 No Homework

Grade 8:

Day 7

After Hours Work: Annotate Chapter 5- Sample Proposal and Chapter 6: The Physics of Falling


Friday, October 29, 2021

Grade 5:

No class due to Halloween Carnival

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.4.4 page 82 Choose an article about one organism. Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify. Due tonight by 9:00pm

Grade 7:

No class due to Halloween Carnival set up

Grade 8:

No class due to Halloween Carnival set up


Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Grade 7:

Day 10

No After Hours Work

Grade 8:

Day 6

After Hours Work: Trade-Offs Reflection


Tuesday, October 26, 2021

P.E. Calendars due on Friday!!!!!

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.7 (pages 16- 19)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.3.5 page 78 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Day 9

Proposal must be finished in class today.

No After Hours Work

Grade 8:

Day 5

No After Hours Work


Monday, October 25, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.6 (pages 13 – 14)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.2.6 page 6 Watch the video: The Story of Santorius (you’ll love it!)

Answer the question

Read the article “Meet a Scientist Who Changed How We Think About Brain Cells” and answer the question.

Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Day 8

After Hours Work: Complete Design Decision paragraphs

Grade 8:

Day 4

After Hours Work: Project Summary- submit through Futura


Thursday, October 21, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.5 (pages 11-12)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 3.1.6 (pages 65 and 66) Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Day 7

After-Hours Work: annotate Chapter 5 (page E13, E14)

Grade 8:

Day 3

After-Hours Work: Reread and revise annotations in Chapter 3


Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Grade 7:

Day 6

After-Hours Work: Trade-Offs Reflection (page 21) Submit through Futura

Grade 8:

Day 2

This assignment depends on whether we can drop the eggs today (too windy? or rainy?)

After-Hours Work: Reread and revise annotations in Chapter 2

We will complete page 7 on Thursday in class


Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.4 (pages 8- 10)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.7.3 page 53, 54 Submit through Amplify Counts as a Quiz

Grade 7:

Day 5 Futura, No After-Hours Work

Grade 8:

Day 2; No After-Hours Work


Monday, October 18, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.3 (pages 4- 7)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.6.5 page 48 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Day 4

After Hours Work: Project Summary (page 14) Submit through Futura

Grade 8:

Day 2; No After-Hours Work


Thursday, October 14, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 1.2 (page 3)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Background Research due November 9, 2021

Grade 7:

Double-check your Workspace inbox and Daily Message Notes to see if there are other deliverables that need to be completed.

Grade 8:

Background Research due November 9, 2021

No Futura After Hours Work


Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Grade 7:

Read (or re-read) Chapter 2: Tsunamis: Rare but Dangerous and

Chapter 3: Plate Motion and Tsunamis

Grade 8:

Science Fair Statement of Problem is due tomorrow. Requires a parent signature.

After Hours work: read and annotate the RFP (Request for Proposal)

Sign and submit the Safety Guidelines


Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Science Fair Statement of Problem is due on Thursday. Requires a parent signature.

Grade 7:

After Hours work: read and annotate the RFP (Request for Proposal)

Sign and submit the Safety Guidelines

Grade 8:

No Homework


Monday, October 11, 2021

NO SCHOOL


Thursday, October 7, 2021

Grade 5:

Lesson 3.6 (page 59, 60

No Homework)

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.4.4 page 43 Upload a picture of your completed Modeling Tool and answer 2 questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.4.5 page 84 Use words from the Word Bank and the Cause and Effect Words and Phrases. This is not the typical CER format. Submit through Amplify. Counts as a Quiz.


Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.4.4 page 96 This counts as a Quiz. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 77 Explain why Sherman is incorrect

Page 78 Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 3.5 (pages 55- 57)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.3.5 page 34 and 35 Submit both through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 90 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 72 Submit through Amplify


Monday, October 4, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 3.4 (pages 52- 54)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.2.4 page 28 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 84. Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify.

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.1.4 page 64 Submit through Amplify


Thursday, September 30, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 3.3 (pages 47- 51)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.1.5 page 23 Use the Sim to answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1 page 79 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.5 No Homework


Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.7 Blue Group pages 59 and 60

Green Group pages 65 and 66

Purple Group pages 69 -71

Submit all through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.4 Critical Juncture- Ho Homework


Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 3.2 (pages 46)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.1 No Homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.6 No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 46 Submit through Amplify


Monday, September 27, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 3.1 (pages 42- 45)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.3.6 page 16 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.5.4 page 53 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2 No Homework


Thursday, September 23, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 2.6 (pages 37- 41)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 8 Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.4 No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.1.3 Part 2 page 37 (Challenge Mission is optional)


Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.3 No Homework

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.6 Science Fair Parent Signature due tomorrow

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 2.5 (pages 35)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.8.2 pg 71 Read and annotate the article. Answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Science Fair Parent Signature due on Thursday

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2.4. pg 35 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.5 No Homework


Monday, September 20, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 2.4 (pages 30 – 34)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.7.3 page 67 Write your argument (Press Release) Submit through Amplify. Counts as a QUIZ!!

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.1.5 pg 31 Answer the question using words from the word bank. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.4.4 pg 19 Read and annotate the article, answer the questions. Submit through Amplify


Thursday, September 16, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 2.3 (pages 28 and 29) No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.6.5 page 61 Revise your argument from page 53 to make it more convincing. Submit through Amplify.

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.4.5 page 22 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 14 Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.4 page 14 Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.2.5 Create a diagram-model to explain what you think happened during the missing seconds that caused the pod to move away from the space station, in the opposite directions. Attach it to Google Classroom.


Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Grade 5:

We covered Lesson 2.2 (pages 24- 27) No Homework

Grade 6:

Today we discussed Science Fair requirements. Statement of Problem is due Thursday, October 14, 2021.

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.2.4 page 9. Color the map following the directions. Take a picture and attach to Google Classroom.

Grade 8:

Today we discussed Science Fair requirements. Statement of Problem is due Thursday, October 14, 2021.


Monday, September 13, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 2.1 (pages 21- 25)

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.5.5 page 53 Submit through Amplify (Start with your claim, then “My first piece of evidence is…This is important because… My second piece of evidence is…This is important because…)

Grade 7:

Today we took our unit assessment.

Grade 8:

Today we took our unit assessment.


Thursday, September 9, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.7 (pages 17 – 19)

No homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.4.5 page 45 Read and annotate the article. Make sure you complete this through the curriculum and NOT in the library.

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.4.2 page 54 Argument counts as a Quiz. Submit through Amplify

Lesson 3.4.4 pages 55, 56. Read, annotate and answer the questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.3.4 page 62 This argument counts as a Quiz. Submit through Amplify


Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.3.2 page 50, 51 Complete the Reasoning chart through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 3.2.3 page 55 Write a report to the rescue team

Lesson 3.2.3 page 56 Use the Sim to answer the question

Submit both through Amplify


Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.6 (pages 15- 16)

Make sure you have written 3 sentences using the vocab words on page 16

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.3.5 page 38 Read “Meet a Scientist Who Studies the Human Microbiome” and answer the question. Submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.2.5 page 46 Explain your thinking. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

No Homework


Monday, September 6, 2021

NO SCHOOL


Thursday, September 2, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.5 (pages 12 – 13)

Make sure you have completed page 13

Grade 6:

Lesson 2.2.5 page 33. Revise your explanation and submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 3.1.4 Read “Who Becomes a Space Scientist” and answer the two questions. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 43 Read, annotate. Turn your annotations in through Amplify.


Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.3.4 page 35 Answer the questions and submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.2.5 page 35, 36 Practice with Energy Diagrams, submit through Amplify

Lesson 2.2.5 page 37 Read, annotate and answer questions. Submit through Amplify


Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.4 (pages 10 -11)

Make sure you have completed page 11

Grade 6:

No homework

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.2.4 page 29 Answer the questions and submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 2.1.4 page 30 Use the Sim to answer the questions, submit through Amplify


Monday, August 30, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.3 (pages 7-9)

Make sure you have completed page 9

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 22, submit through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 2.1.5 page 23 Answer the question and submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

No Homework (We completed Lesson 1.4)


Thursday, August 26, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.2 (pages 4-6 in the Notebook)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.2.5 page 15- fill in chart (hand in through Amplify)

Page 16- read “Cells” answer 3 questions through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.3.4 page 16. Submit through Amplify

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.3.5 page 20- Answer 2 questions through Amplify



Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Grade 7:

No Homework (We completed Lesson 1.2)

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.2.5 pages 13 and 14 complete through Amplify


Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.1 (pages 3 in the Notebook)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.1.7 page 9- complete through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.1.5 page 8- complete on Amplify

Page 9- read “Scale in the Solar System” answer questions

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.1.3 page 8 answer questions through Amplify



Monday, August 23, 2021

Grade 5:

Parent signature due on “Pink sheet” Monday, August 30th

Grade 6:

Parent signature due on “Pink sheet” Monday, August 30th

Grade 7:

Parent signature due on “Pink sheet” Monday, August 30th

Grade 8:

Parent signature due on “Pink sheet” Monday, August 30th



Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Grade 5:

We completed Lesson 1.1 (pages 3 in the Notebook)

No Homework

Grade 6:

Lesson 1.1.7 page 9- complete through Amplify

Grade 7:

Lesson 1.1.5 page 8- complete on Amplify

Page 9- read “Scale in the Solar System” answer questions

Grade 8:

Lesson 1.1.3 page 8 answer questions through Amplify