Homework 2019/2020

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.


Tuesday, September 16, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We completed Lessons 1.4 and 2.1
  • Homework- complete in Notebook - pages 22 and 31 (underline or highlight words used from word box)

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 2.5

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 2.4
  • no homework

Grade 6:

  • We completed Lesson 2.5
  • Homework: study for Test on Tuesday

Grade 8:

  • We completed Lessons 1.2 and 1.3
  • Homework: Creating a Model to Explain What Happened to the Pod ( on handout)
          • Lesson 1.3 Sorting Tool - submit on-line (directions on page 14 in notebook)

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We completed lessons 1.2 and 1.3 in our new unit: Plate Motion (Mystery of the Mesosaurus Fossils)
  • Homework: In the Notebook: pages 9 and 14

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Grade 6 and 8:

  • The Science Fair Project was introduced.
  • A packet is coming home in the Tuesday Envelope that requires a parent signature! - Due September 20th
  • Phrase your question: Does ____________ affect _________________?
  • Statement of Problem is due October 15th!
  • We explored www.science-fair.org for suggestions (using the Wizard on Science Buddies website)

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 2.3
  • No homework

Monday, September 9, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We took the assessment for the Unit Geology on Mars
  • We also took the Pre-Assessment for the Unit Plate Motion: The Mystery of the Mesosaurus Fossils
  • No Homework!!!

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 2.2

Thursday, September 5, 2015

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 2.1

Grade 6:

  • We completed Lesson 2.5
  • Homework: Please complete on-line: Homework Lesson 2.5 (pages in 53-54 in Notebook)
    • Bacteria from the fecal transplant can fill up the space in the gut, limiting the food and space for invading harmful bacteria. My first piece of evidence is...... (found in left column on page 52) This is important because......(found in middle column on page 52)

Grade 8:

  • no homework!!!

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We completed Lessons 3.3 and 3.4
  • Homework: On-line: read and annotate two articles (The Future of Mars Exploration" and "Canals on Mars") and answer corresponding questions. This can be found on pages 55 an 56 in the notebook, but please complete on-line.

Tuesday, September 3, 3019

Grade 6:

  • We completed Lessons 2.3 and 2.4
  • Homework: please complete on-line:
    • Homework 2.3 (on page 38 in notebook)
    • Homework 2.4 ( on page 45 in notebook)

Grade 8:

  • We completed Lessons 3.2 and 3.3
  • Homework; please complete on-line
    • Homework Lesson 3.2 Parts 1 (write an explanation) and Part 2 (use Sim and describe the energy system you created)
    • Homework Lesson 3.3 (write an Argument)

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 1.7

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 1.6

Grade 6:

  • We completed Lesson 2.2
  • Homework: read pages B1 and B2 (in the back of the student notebook)
      • answer questions on page 32

Grade 8:

  • We completed Lesson 2.3 and Lesson 3.1
  • Homework: make sure you have completed pgs 48 and 49


Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We completed Lessons 3.1 and 3.2
  • Homework is the Reading "Who Becomes a Space Scientist?" at the end of Lesson 3.1 - please complete on-line and Hand In if you have the option. If the Reading doesn't load on-line, please annotate the reading on page C-1 in your Notebook

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Grade 6:

  • We completed Lessons 1.3 and 2.1
  • Homework- lesson 2.1 questions about Active Reading "The Human Microbiome"

Grade 8:

  • We completed Lessons 2.1 and 2.2
  • Homework: lesson 2.2 draw two energy transfer diagrams and actively read an article

Grade 5:

  • We completed Lesson 1.5
  • Homework: Family Homework - ask a family member 3 questions about space, student answers question #4


Monday, August 26, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We completed lessons 2.2 and 2.3
  • The following pages should be completed in your student notebook:
      • pg 27, 28, 32, 33, 34
  • The following pages should be completed on-line through Amplify:
      • pg 25, 26, 29, 31, 35


Grade 5:

  • We completed lesson 1.4 - Distances to the stars
    • we explored the Sim and made a model of the Great Square of Pegasus

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Grade 6:

  • We completed Lesson 1.2
  • Homework is pg 15 and 16 in the Notebook

Grade 8:

  • We completed Lesson 1.3 and 1.4
  • Homework is page 20 (please hand in on-line)

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Grade 7:

  • We completed Chapter 1.3 and Chapter 2.1
  • Please try to complete these assignments on-line:
  • Chapter 1.3 activity #4 (Homework); Chapter 2.1 activity #5 (Homework)

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Grade 6:

  • parent signature on Science Guideline sheet
  • page 9 in Notebook

Grade 8:

  • parent signature on Science Guideline sheet
  • page 8 (please complete on-line)
  • page 13, 14 in Notebook
  • Family Homework- requires family member signature

Monday, August 19, 2019

Grade 7:

  • Today we covered Geology on Mars Lessons 1.1 and 1.2
  • Homework: parent signature on Science Guidelines sheet
    • Student Notebook pages 8 and 9
    • Family HW: Exploring Geologic Processes at Home - requires family member signature


Grade 5:

  • Today we covered Patterns of Earth and Sky Lesson 1.1
  • Homework: parent signature on Science Guidelines sheet