8th Grade Science

I will Insh’Allah be updating / posting our schedule and home work weekly. I encourage you to look in your child’s science folder/agenda for any changes  in home work depending on the pace of our class.

   

           Week of May 22nd – May 26th

  • Review 8th grade.

 

              Week of May 16th – May 19th

  • Review 
  • MAP Test on Wednesday 17th

 

                    Week of May 8th – May 12th

  • Review for EOC.
  • H.W:  Study for Science EOC on Thursday May 11th.
  • Study Guide for science EOC was sent home Monday May 1st  please make sure your child studies for the EOC.

                     

                 Week of May 1st – May 5th

  • Review for EOC Chemistry/Hydrosphere
  • H.W:  Study for Science EOC on Thursday May 11th.
  • Study Guide for science EOC will be sent home Monday May 1st  please make sure your child studies for the EOC.

               

 

       Week of Apr 24th – Apr 28th

 

                    Week of Apr 17th – Apr 21st

  • Bacteiral and viral diseases
  • H.W: will be assigned on study Island Due Monday 24th

               

                   Week of Apr 3rd – Apr 7th

  • Agents of diseases/ Fungi/ bacteria/Virus/Parasites
  • H.W: No Homework

 

                 Week of Mar 27th – March 31st

  • Human Health continued…
  • H.W: study Island assignment Environmental Change, Evolution & Extinction 
  • Please read the lesson and answer 15 questions/get 70% or higher, due Friday March 31st.

                 

                Week of Mar 20th – March 24th          

  • Human Health
  • Study for test on Wednesday,  March 22nd. Chapter 3 lesson 10,11 and 12.

           

            Week of Mar 14th – March 17th

  • Cell division
  • Study for test on Wednesday,  March 22nd. Chapter 3 lesson 10,11 and 12.

 

               Week of Mar 6th – March 10th

  • Cells/cell structures
  • Test moved to Monday, March 6th. Chapter “Evidence of Earths History”
  • H.W: study Island assignment Changes in the Earth’s Surface
  • Please read the lesson and answer 15 questions/get 70% or higher, due Monday March 13.

 

              Week of Feb 27th – March 3rd

  • Study Guide/Study for test 
  • H.W: Study for Test.
  • Test on Friday, March 3rd Chapter “Evidence of Earths History”.

 

                  Week of Feb 20th – 24th 

  • Biological evidence of earths history.
  • H.W: worksheet, due Monday 27th. 

 

           Week of Jan 30th -Feb  3rd

  • Review Earths surface/ Rocks and rock cycle. Study Guide
  • Test on Friday Feb 3rd.

 

                 Week of Jan 20th – 27th

  • Earths surface
  • H.W: worksheet, due Monday 30th.

 

                      Week of Jan 17th – 20th

  • Plate Tectonics continued…
  • H.W: Research 5 science related facts for ISF, due Friday 20th.

                     

 

                  Week of Jan 9th – 13th

  • Earths surface:Theory of continental drift/Plate tectonics
  • H.W: Research 3 science related facts for ISF, due Friday 13th.

 

                Week of Dec 19 – 21st

            Science fair presentations

  • Tuesday December 20th: 8th grade

 

                    Week of Dec 12th – 16th

  • Review for Test: Test on Hydrosphere and Ecosystem. we will take a Test on Wednesday Dec 14th.
  • Science fair display board due Friday Dec 16th.

 

                            Week of Dec 5th – 9th

  • Ecosystems: Interactions between organisms 
  • Homework: work on your science fair.

 

                    Week of Nov 21st – 23rd

  • Water quality physical indicators: Ph and Turbidity
  • Homework: work on your science fair.

             Week of Nov 14th – 18

  • Water Quality
  • Homework is to work on science fair.             

Week of Nov 7th – 11th

Marine Ecosystems

Worksheet will be sent home it is due Monday Nov 14th.

 

               Week of  Oct 31st – Nov 4th.

Hydrosphere: Earths water and Oceans

All about Estuaries worksheet, it is due Monday Nov 6th.

 

                          Week of October 25 – 28

Review energy resources.

Test on energy Friday Oct 28th.

Homework: Assigned on study Island. It is due on Monday Oct 31st.

 

                   Week of October 17 – 21

Energy resources: Advantages and disadvantages

Homework: Assigned on study island. It is due on Monday Oct 24th.

                        Week of October 10 -14

Energy Resources continued…

Homework: Worksheet on energy resources will be sent home, it is due on Monday Oct 17th.

 

                   Week of October 3 – 7

Renewable and non renewable energy resources. Advantages/disadvantages Students will take test Monday Oct 3rd.

Homework: Worksheet on renewable/non renewable energy is sent home which is due Monday Oct 10th.

 

                                  Week of September 26- 30

Law of conservation of mass

Homework: Worksheet  on Law of conservation of mass will be sent home this week which is due Monday Oct 3rd.

                      Week of September 19 – 23

Physical and chemical proprieties and changes.

Homework: Worksheet  on Physical and Chemical changes will be sent home this week which is due Monday 26th.

 

                              Week of September 15 – 16

Trends in periodic table cont….

Homework: Worksheet  on periodic table will be sent home this week which is due Monday 19th.

                                             Week of September 6 – 9

Students will be taking MAP test. No homework will be assigned this week.

We are learning about the trends in periodic table.

         

                      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nov 23rd – Nov 25th, 2015.

  •  Monday – 23rd Ecosystems Review worksheet. H.W: List of materials and procedures due this week.
  • Wednesday –  25th Study guide for Ecosystems. H.W. Science Fair, Type and print question/hypothesis/materials/procedure and bring it to school safely to be graded on Monday Nov 30th.

             

                  Nov 16th – Nov 20th, 2015.

  • 6. Tuesday – 17th Review Ecosystems H.W. Work on Science fair
  • 2. Thursday – 19th     Review quiz/Cycles poster. H.W. Work on Science fair
  • 3. Friday – 20th Web quest/Study Island Assignment. H.W. Work on Science fair

           

 

Nov 9th – Nov 13th, 2015.

  • 6. Monday – 9th Ecology/Ecosystems H.W. Worksheet due Wednesday.
  • 2. Wednesday –  11th Relationships in ecosystem. H.W. Worksheet due Thursday.
  • 3. Thursday – 12th . Cycling of matter H.W. Worksheet due Friday.
  • 4. Friday – 13th  Cycling of matter cont. H.W. Assigned on Study Island due Monday

                        Nov 2nd – Nov 6th, 2015.

  • Tuesday – 3rd   Test/ Chapter 6 Hydrosphere .H.W. Assigned on Study Island, due Thursday Nov 5th.
  • Wednesday –  4th    Lab:  Law of conservation of mass. H.W:  No H.W
  • Thursday -5th     Lab analysis H.W. Assigned on Study Island due Monday.

                          Oct 27th – Oct 30th, 2015.

  • Tuesday – 27th Water Pollution H.W. Worksheet due Wednesday
  • Wednesday- 28th   Water quality indicators. H.W. Worksheet due Thursday
  • Friday – 30th.    Water Quality cont. H.W. Assigned on Study Island due Monday “Water quality” due Monday.

 

                             Oct 19th – Oct 23rd, 2015.

  • Monday-19th Earth’s Oceans cont. H.W: No H.W.
  • Wednesday- 21st Marine Ecosystem H.W: No H.W.
  • Friday – 23rd Marine Ecosystems Cont.… H.W. Assigned on Study Island due Monday.

Important Information: Test on Tuesday Oct 13th. Energy And Energy transformation.

                      Oct 12th – Oct 16th, 2015.

  • Tuesday – 13th Reviews/ Test Energy. H.W. No H W
  • Thursday-15th   Chapter 6 Hydrosphere Lesson 1: Earths Waters H.W. No H W
  • Friday – 16th   Lesson 2: Earth’s Oceans.H.W.  Assigned on Study Island due Monday Oct 19th.

Sept 28th  -  Oct 2nd , 2015

  • Tuesday -29th   Review Law of conservation of Mass.H.W.Study for quiz on law of conservation of mass on Wednesday 30th.
  • Wednesday – 30th – Quiz/Lab. HW. Assigned on study Island ” Matter properties, Changes and conservation.Due Mon Oct 5th.15 questions in a row and 70% or more.
  • Thursday 1st - Lab conserving mass. H.W.  Assigned on study Island ” Matter properties, Changes and conservation”.Due Mon Oct 5th.15 questions in a row and 70% or more.

 

Sept 21st  -  Sept 25th , 2015

  • Monday – 21st   Law cont.  H.W. No HW Eid Break.

Sept 14th  -  Sept 18th , 2015

  • Tuesday -15th   Test.H.W.Study Island Lesson 15 questions in a row 70% or more due Friday 18th
  • Wednesday – 16th – Chemical equations HW. Classification of matter due Thursday 22nd.15 questions in a row and 70% or more.
  • Thursday 17th – Law of conservation of mass. H.W. No HW.

Sept 8th  -  Sept 11th , 2015.

  • Tuesday – 8th Matter cont.H.W. Work on study guide, Test on Tuesday Sept 15th.
  • Wednesday – 9th  Physical properties H.W.Work on study guide, Test on Tuesday Sept 15th.
  • Friday – 11th   Chemical properties. H.W. Study for test on Tuesday Sept 15th.

August 31st  -  Sept 4th , 2015.

  • Monday-31st   Periodic table cont. H.W.Study for quiz on Wednesday
  • Wednesday – 2nd  Quiz/Matter.H.W. Worksheet due Friday
  • Friday-4th   Properties of matter. H.W. Pre-test on study Island 30 questions due Tuesday.

Aug 25th  - Aug 28th, 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for the  first  week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday- 25th Atom, parts of atom. H.W: Worksheet sent home due Thursday 27th.
  • Thursday -27th   Element/compound/mixtures. H.W : Worksheet sent home due Friday 28th.
  • Friday – 28th  Mixtures cont…H.W: Worksheet due Monday 31st.

Aug 17th  - Aug 21st, 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for the  first  week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 17th First day activities. H.W: Parents please fill out forms if any.
  • Wednesday – 19th   Class rules/expectations/Scientific method. H.W  Vocabulary words
  • Thursday -20th   Scientific method lab. H.W : Worksheet sent home due Friday 21st.
  • Friday – 21st  Scientific method experiment. H.W: No HW

Vocabulary words for the week of Aug 17th – Aug 21st, 2015.

  • Scientific method
  • Hypothesis
  • Independent variable
  • Dependent variable
  • Control

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

May 25th  - May 29th , 2015.

  • Monday,May 25: Career Day. Early Release.
  • Tuesday,May 26: Field Day.
  • Wednesday,May 27:  Activities.
  • Thursday,May 28: Graduation Day.
  • Friday,May 29: Al-Iman School Picnic! Pullen Park.

8th grade Science EOG , on Monday May 18th.

May 18th  - May 22nd , 2015.

  • Tuesday – 19th   Documentary
  • Thursday 21st-    Documentary

 

8th grade Science EOC is on Tuesday May 12th.

Science EOG is on Monday May 18th.

Parents please sign the EOG practice test we are taking in class.

May 11th  - May 15th , 2015.

  • Monday – 11th   EOG Review/Practice test.H.W: Assigned study island ”Habitats and basic needs of survival“ 20 questions/70 or more.
  • Wednesday – 13th-    EOG Review/Practice test.  H.W: Assigned study island “Diet, Exercise and Health” 20 questions/70 or more.
  • Friday  - 15th- EOG Review/Practice test.  H.W: Study for science EOG on Monday May 18th.

 

May 4th  - May 8th , 2015.

  • Tuesday – 5th   EOG Review/Practice test.H.W: Assigned study island ”Ecosystem and cycling of matter“ 20 questions/70 or more.
  • Thursday 7th-    EOG Review/Practice test.  H.W: Assigned study island “Classification and relatedness of organisms” 20 questions/70 or more.

 

Apr 27th  - May 1st , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

Parents please sign the Eog practice test we are taking in class.

  • Monday – 27th  EOG Review/Practice test.  H.W: EOC review packet,Ecosystems read for 20 minutes.
  • Wednesday 29th-    EOG Review/Practice test.  H.W: EOC review packet, Ecosystems read for 20 minutes
  • Friday – 1th  EOG Practice test.H.W: Assigned study island “Organism Interactions” 20 questions/70 or more.

Apr 20th  -Apr 25th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday - 21st    1st EOG Practice test.H.W: Read from review packet for 30 minutes.
  • Thursday –  23rd  Review for EOG Water quality.H.W: Assigned on study Island” Energy in ecosystems”20 questions 70% or more.

Apr 13th  - Apr 17th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 13th  EOG Review Chemistry  H.W: Study Guide Assigned on study Island.
  • Wednesday 15th-    EOG Review Hydrosphere H.W: Assigned study Island.
  • Friday – 17th  EOG 1st Practice test.H.W: Assigned study island.

Apr 6th  -Apr 10th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday - 7th    Review for EOG chemistry.H.W: Human Health and Infectious diseases Assigned on study island 20 questions/70% or more for both assignments.
  • Thursday –  9th  Review for EOG chemistry.H.W: Hydrosphere Assigned on study Island.

Mar 30th  - Apr 3rd , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 30th  Review  H.W: Study Guide Assigned on classroom.
  • Wednesday 1st    Test on pathogens. H.W: Assigned study Island 20 Questions/70 or above “Diet exercise and Health”
  • Friday – 3rd  Biotechnology.H.W: Assigned on Google classroom.

Mar 16th  - Mar 20th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 17th    Diseases and treatment.H.W: Assigned on Google classroom
  • Thursday –  19th  Public health.H.W:Spring break HW.

Mar 9th  - Mar 13th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 9th  Human Health  H.W: Assigned on classroom/Coach book
  • Wednesday 11th    Diseases H.W: Assigned on  Google classroom/coach book
  • Friday – 13th  Diseases cont.H.W: Assigned on Google classroom.

 

Feb 23rd  - Feb 27th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 24th    Quiz/Review  for test on chapter 3. H.W: Study for test on  February 26th.
  • Thursday –  26th   Test on Chapter 3.

Feb 16th  - Feb 20th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 16th  Cell division and Reproduction  H.W: Assigned on classroom/Coach book
  • Wednesday 18th    Snow day H.W: Assigned on study Island and study guide for chapter 3 on Google classroom.
  • Friday – 20th  Review/Study guide.H.W: Study for test

 

Feb 9th  - Feb 13th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 10th  Chapter 3: Energy and Matter for Cells. H.W: Assigned on Google classroom
  • Thursday –  12th   Cell division and Reproduction :  H.W: Assigned on classroom.

Feb 2nd  - Feb 6th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 4th  Chapter 7 Test H.W: Assigned on study Island Classification & Relatedness of Organisms
  • Wednesday 6th   Start Cells :  H.W: Assigned on classroom.

Jan 26th – Jan 30th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 26th  Lesson 32: Biological ClassificationH.W: Assigned on classroom/Vocab/Coach book
  • Wednesday 28th   Study Guide :  H.W: Assigned on classroom.
  • Friday – 30th Study Guide: Assigned on classroom.

Jan 19th - Jan 23rd , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Wednesday - 21st : Evidence of Biological Evolution H.W:  Assigned on Classroom.
    Friday- 23rd :  Biological Classification. H.W: Coach book, Study Island: Environmental Change, Evolution & Extinction (20 questions/70% and above) 

Jan 12th - Jan 16th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 13th  The Geologic Time Scale H.W:  Assigned on study Island.Studying Earth’s History: Rocks & Fossils 20 questions/70% and above
  • Thursday 15th   Genetic Variation and Evolution. H.W: Coach book pages 178-179 questions 1-4.

 

Jan 5th – Jan 9th , 2015.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 5th  Lesson 26: Plate tectonics.H.W: Assigned on classroom/Vocab/Coach book
  • Wednesday 7th   Lesson 27:  H.W: Assigned on classroom.Rocks and rock cycle/Vocab/coach book
  • Friday – 9th Lesson 28: Assigned on classroom/Vocab/Coach book

 

Dec  15th - Dec 19th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 16th  Science Fair H.W: No H.W
  • Thursday 18th   Earths surface. H.W: No H.W.

 

Dec 8th - Dec 12th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 8th  Study guide.H.W: Study guide/Review
  • Wednesday 10th   Test on Hydrosphere/Ecosystems  H.W: Science fair.
  • Friday – 12th Start Earths Surface: Assigned on classroom

Dec  1st - Dec 5th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 2nd  Field trip H.W: Assigned on google classroom
  • Thursday 4th   Review/Study guide.  H.W: Test on hydrosphere and ecosystems on Wednesday Dec 10th.

Nov  24th - Nov 26th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday 24th  Energy flow in an ecosystem.H.W: Assigned on google classroom/StudyIsland
  • Wednesday 26th  Relationships in an ecosystem.  H.W: Students should be working on the experiment for their science fair project.

Nov  17th - Nov 21st , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday- 18th  Organization of ecosystems.H.W: Assigned on google classroom/StudyIsland
  • Thursday-21st   Energy flow in an ecosystem.  H.W: Assigned on classroom/ EoG coach book

Nov  10th - Nov 14th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 10th  Water Pollution.H.W: Assigned on google classroom
  • Wednesday-12th   Water Quality  H.W: Assigned on classroom/ EoG coach book
  • Friday – 14th  Water quality Lab H.W Work on science fair experiment.

Nov  3rd    - Nov 7th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 4th Hydrosphere Earths Water.H.W: Assigned on google classroom
  • Thursday-6th   Earths Ocean  H.W: EoG coach book

Oct 27th   - Oct 31st, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 27th Review/Energy Test.H.W: Choose a topic for science fair.
  • Wednesday -29th   Earths Water  H.W: EoG coach book
  • Friday 31st - Earths Oceans. H.W : Eog Coach book.

Oct 20th   - Oct 24th, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 30th   Energy continued /EOG coach book. H.W  Work on coach book/Assigned on study Island.
  • Thursday -2nd    State Fair.

Oct 13th   - Oct 17th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday – 13th Review stations for chemistry.H.W: Finish all missed work due on Friday 17th
  • Wednesday -15th   Energy Resources and transfer.  H.W Unfinished classwork is your HW
  • Friday 17th - Energy Resources and transfer continued. H.W : Assigned on study Island.

Oct 6th   - Oct 10th , 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Test on Thursday October 9th.Topics for the test are physical and chemical changes and Law of conservation of mass.Coach book and study Island will help you prepare for the test.
  • Thursday -9th   Review/Test. H.W  No H.W.

Sept 29th   - Oct 2nd, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 30th   Review/EOG coach book. H.W  Work on coach book/Assigned on study Island.
  • Thursday -2nd    Review/EOG coach book. H.W  Work on coach book.
  • Test on Thursday October 9th.Topics for the test are physical and chemical changes and Law of conservation of mass.Coach book and study Island is your study guide. 

Sept 22nd  - Sept 26th, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday- 22nd   Physical and chemical changes. H.W :worksheet Due Wednesday
  • Wednesday -24th   Law of Conservation of Mass H.W : Worksheet due Friday.
  • Friday -26th  Lab law of conservation of mass.H.W.”Matter,Properties changes and Conservation” Assigned on study island due Tuesday

Sept 15th  - Sept 19th, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 16th   Review/Test/Test corrections. H.W  Work on vocabulary words.
  • Thursday -18th   Physical and chemical changes. H.W :worksheet Due Monday Sept 22nd..

Sept 8th  - Sept 12th, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Monday- 8th   Periodic table.  H.W: Element card/Worksheet on periodic table
  • Wednesday -10th   Review/Study Guide. H.W : work on study guide/Vocabulary words due Tuesday, Sept 16th.
  • Friday -12th  MAP Testing.H.W :Test on Tuesday September 16th.Assigned on study island”The periodic table and properties of elements”/Vocabulary words due Monday, Sept 16th.

Vocabulary words for this week (on index cards word and definition on the ruled side  and picture on the other)

  • Group
  • Period
  • Atomic weight
  • Atomic mass
  • Nobel gases.

Sept 1st  - Sept 5th, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 2nd   Structure of atom/model of atom  H.W: Summarize the structure of atom and Coach book questions 1-4.
  • Thursday -4th   Elements/Compounds/Mixtures H.W :Assigned on study Island/Vocabulary words due Monday, Sept 8th.

Vocabulary words for this week (on index cards word and definition on the ruled side  and picture on the other)

  • Pure substances
  • Atom
  • Ion
  • Isotope
  • Neutral atom
  • Valance electrons
  • Element
  • Molecule
  • Compound
  • Crystals
  • Homogeneous
  • Heterogeneous

Aug 25th  - Aug 29th, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for this week InshAllah.

  • Tuesday – 26th   Scientific method experiment. H.W  Finish any unfinished classwork
  • Thursday -28th   Matter. H.W :Vocabulary words/worksheet Due Tuesday Sept 2nd.

Vocabulary words for the week of Aug 25th – Aug 29th, 2014 (on index cards word and definition on the ruled side  and picture on the other)

  • Matter
  • Volume
  • Density
  • Gravity
  • mass
  • Sublimation 

Aug 18th  - Aug 22nd, 2014.

This is the schedule/Homework for the  first  week InshAllah.

  • Wednesday – 20th   Class rules/expectations/Scientific method. H.W  Vocabulary words
  • Friday -22nd   Diagnostic test. H.W : No H.W have a great weekend.

Vocabulary words for the week of Aug 18th – Aug 22nd, 2014

  • Scientific method
  • Hypothesis
  • Independent variable
  • Dependent variable
  • Control

 

Oct 12th – Oct 16th, 2015.

  • Tuesday – 13th Reviews/ Test Energy. H.W. No HW

·         Chapter 6 Hydrosphere

·         Lesson 1: Earths Waters

·         Chapter 6 Hydrosphere

·         Lesson 1: Earths Waters

·         Chapter 6 Hydrosphere

·         Lesson 1: Earths Waters

·         Chapter 6 Hydrosphere

·         Lesson 1: Earths Waters

·         Thursday-15th   Chapter 6 Hydrosphere Lesson 1: Earths Waters

  • Friday – 16th   Lesson 2: Earth’s Oceans. H.W. Assigned on Study Island due Monday Oct 19th.