Homework 2020/2021


Monday, September 28, 2020

Grade 5:

No homework

Grade 6:

Complete the “Press Release” (Lesson 2.7.3) page 67 and HAND IN through Amplify

THIS IS A TAKE HOME QUIZ- DO YOUR VERY BEST WORK!!!

TEST IS TOMORROW!!!

Grade 7:

Complete page 31 (Lesson 2.1.5) online through Amplify

Grade 8:

Complete page 19 (Lesson 1.4.4) online through Amplify. Read, highlight, annotate and answer the two questions.

Friday, September 25, 2020

Grade 6:

No Homework


Thursday, September 24, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Complete page 22 (Lesson 1.4.5) online through Amplify. When Amplify asks “What is the land like…” they actually mean “What is the globe like…”

Grade 8:

Complete page 14 (Lesson 1.3.5). This requires the Sorting Tool- HAND IN online through Amplify


Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Grade 7:

Complete page 14 (Lesson 1.3.4) online through Amplify

Grade 8:

Complete the handout attached to Google Classroom and resubmit through Google Classroom.

Lesson 1.2.5


Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Discuss Science Fair Project with your parents

Grade 7:

Homework: take a picture of your completed page 9 in the Notebook and upload it to Google Classroom

Grade 8:

Discuss Science Fair Project with your parents


Monday, September 21, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Homework: Use the Reasoning Tool (page 52) to write your Press Release (page 53) Complete online through Amplify. You only need to turn in the Press Release. Follow the format:

My first piece of evidence is…..This is important because….

My second piece of evidence is…..This is important because….

My third piece of evidence is…..This is important because….

Grade 7:

No Homework

If you can get Silly Putty by next Monday, you can join me in the activity. Don’t worry if you can’t get any- you can watch Mrs. Wicht.

Grade 8:

No Homework

Ask your parents if you can borrow a toilet paper holder (the springy thing that supports a roll of toilet paper), 2 jar lids and a golf ball on Wednesday. If you can’t, don’t worry- you can watch the video.


Friday, September 18, 2020

Grade 6:

Homework page 45 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify


Thursday, September 17, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Complete “Writing a Scientific Argument About the Channel on Mars” HAND IN online through Amplify- This counts as a QUIZ!!

Homework page 55 and 56 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

End-of-Unit Assessment on Monday!!

Grade 8:

Homework: complete page 62 online through Amplify. This counts as a QUIZ!!

End-of-Unit Assessment on Monday!!


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Grade 7:

No Homework

Grade 8:

Homework pages 55 and 56 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Print and cut apart:

Ed-You-Swivel Claim Cards- 3 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Ed-You-Swivel Evidence Cards- 8 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Evidence Gradient (attached to Google Classroom)


Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework


Grade 6:

Read and annotate “Meet a Scientist Who Studies the Human Microbiome” and answer the question (pg 38 Lesson 2.3.5)


Grade 7:

Homework page 46 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Grade 8:

If we don’t have time to Brainstorm in class, make sure you complete page 49 for HW (complete online through Amplify)


Monday, September 14, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Homework: Reflection: Revising Explanations About Patient 23 (page 33 but complete online through Amplify)

Print and cut apart:

Antibiotic Evidence Cards- 7 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Antibiotic Claims and Header cards- 3 cards in all

Grade 7:

Homework – Reading “Who Becomes a Space Scientist” and answer two questions online through Amplify

Grade 8:

Homework page 42 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify- make sure you write in support of one claim and refute the other claim.

Read and annotate the article: Reading About Hand-Crank Flashlights. Make sure you know how the hand-crank gets energy to a battery.


Friday, September 11, 2020

Grade 6:

No Homework


Thursday, September 10, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Homework page 35 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Print and cut apart:

Channel on Mars Cards- 6 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Background Information Cards- 2 cards in all

Evidence Gradient

Grade 8:

Homework page 35-37 in Notebook (complete 2 diagrams and read an article and answer 2 questions), but complete online through Amplify


Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Grade 7:

Homework page 29 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Grade 8:

Homework page 30 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Print and cut apart: Energy Source Cards- 7 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)


Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Homework page 22 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Grade 7:

Homework page 23 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Grade 8:

No Homework


Friday, September 4, 2020

Grade 6:

Homework page 15 and 16 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify


Thursday, September 3, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 7:

Page 16 and 17 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Grade 8:

Homework page 20 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify


Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Grade 7:

Print and cut apart:

Jelly Doughnut Question and Claims Cards- 3 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Jelly Doughnut Evidence Cards Set #1- 7 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Jelly Doughnut Evidence Cards Set #2- 4 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Grade 8:

Page 13 and 14 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

If you have a wind up toy bring it to class tomorrow. Do NOT go and buy a wind up toy. It is totally optional.


Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Page 9 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Print and cut apart Scale Cards Set #2- 3 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Grade 7:

Pages 8 and 9 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify

Print and cut apart Geologic Processes Cards- 2 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Grade 8:

Page 8 in Notebook, but complete online through Amplify


Monday, August 31, 2020

Grade 5:

No Homework

Grade 6:

Print and cut apart Scale Cards- 16 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Grade 7:

Print and cut apart Comparing Rocky Planets Cards- 16 cards in all (attached to Google Classroom)

Grade 8:

No Homework


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.