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January 22nd Homework
Due Date: 1/22/2018
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 8 test for this Thursday. Students have study guides and we are already reviewing.

TCAP review Test next week (Tuesday?) Students already have a detailed Study Guide on this as well.



January 19th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/19/2018
Subject: Science

All students have the Chapter 8 Study Guide.

Chapter 8 Test will be next Thursday, January 25th.

Monday and Tuesday will be spent in review with a practice Test on Wednesday.

Check Gradebook regularly, several students are getting behind in their grades.

No written homework this weekend.



January 12th
Due Date: 1/12/2018
Subject: Science

No written homework this weekend.

Next Friday. Chapter 8 Section 1 and 2 Test. Students have study guides for Chapter 8 Section 1 and part of section 2.

TCAP Review Test on Monday, January 22nd. Students already have Study Guides.

Check Gradebook as grades are being entered. Already have missing homework assignments. Assessment Grades below a 70 are eligible for partial recovery



January 8th homework assignment
Due Date: 1/9/2018
Subject: Science

Write terms and definitions for vocabulary listed on page 220 (5 terms) and parent dignature on behavior statement. Vocabulary Quiz on Thursday.



December 4 th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 12/4/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter Test on Thursday. Stidents have Study Guide.

Written homework tonight, Handout Directed Reading "A" Air Masses and Fronts". Due tomorrrow.



December 1st Update
Due Date: 12/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 7 Test next Thursday. Make-up and recovery Tests are to be taken on the same day.



Nov 28th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/28/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 7 Section 1 Quiz tomorrow. Students have study guide that we fillled out in class.



November 16th
Due Date: 11/16/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 7 Section 3 and 4 terms and definitions. 8 terms. 198/206



November 15th assignment
Due Date: 11/15/2017
Subject: Science

Define terms 184/192 10 terms



November 10th Assignments
Due Date: 11/10/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Test on Tuesday. Students have had Study Guide since last week.

Make up Test on Tuesday after Chapter 6 Test

Recovery on Standards Assessment Tuesday after Chapter 6 Test



November 9th Assignments
Due Date: 11/9/2017
Subject: Science

No Homework.

Chapter 6 Testnext Tuesday



November 6th Assignment
Due Date: 11/6/2017
Subject: Science

Complete World Winds Handout.

Study for Chapter 6 Section 1 and 2 Quiz tomorrow.

Chapter 6 Section 3 Quiz Friday.



November 2nd Assignment
Due Date: 11/2/2017
Subject: Science

1st Quarter Assessment Friday. Study Guides that are glued into journals.

After Standards Assessment, some students have been given recovery opportunuities for Chapter 5. Check with your student.



Nov. 1st homework
Due Date: 11/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday glued into their journals

Standards Test on Friday. An assessment score for each standard.



Nov. 1st homework
Due Date: 11/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday glued into their journals

Standards Test on Friday. An assessment score for each standard.



Nov. 1st homework
Due Date: 11/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday glued into their journals

Standards Test on Friday. An assessment score for each standard.



Nov. 1st homework
Due Date: 11/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday glued into their journals

Standards Test on Friday. An assessment score for each standard.



Nov. 1st homework
Due Date: 11/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday glued into their journals

Standards Test on Friday. An assessment score for each standard.



Nov. 1st homework
Due Date: 11/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Quiz on Thursday glued into their journals

Standards Test on Friday. An assessment score for each standard.



October 30th Homework
Due Date: 10/30/2017
Subject: Science

Study Quarter 1 Standards for Standards Assessments this Friday. 

Chapter 6 Section 1 Vocabulary should be completed. Vocabulary Quiz on Wednesday.

 



Oct 24th Homework
Due Date: 10/24/2017
Subject: Science

Study Study Guides from class that we stapled together today. Circle indicate areas that directly or indirectly answer questions on assessment.

Chapter 5 Test tomorrow.



October 17th Assignment
Due Date: 10/17/2017
Subject: Science

Vocabulary Quiz Wednesday over Vocabulary Homework from Monday. Terms from Chapter 5 Section 1 include global winds, ocean currents, surface currents, deep currents, salinity, continental deflection and coriolis effect.

Thursday, there will be a content quiz over Chapter 5 Section 1.



October 16th Assignment
Due Date: 10/16/2017
Subject: Science

On a clean sheet of paper, write the terms and definitions from Chapter 5 Section 1 for the following terms...

global winds, salinity, deep currents, continental deflection, ocean currents, surface currents, and coriolis effect

Due Tuesday Octpber 17th

 

Vocabulary Quiz over these terms on Wednesday, October 18th



October 2nd Assignment
Due Date: 10/2/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 4 Test on Section 1 Land Biomes only.

Study Guides due tomorrow. Make sure complete and correct.

 



September 29th Assignment
Due Date: 9/29/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework

Chapter 4 Test Tuesday, October 3rd.

Students already have the study guide (handed out September 25th). The test only covers land biomes (not aquatic biomes).

There has been no written home work this week (Sept. 25,26,27 and 28th) since we have been using and completeing the Study Guide in class.



September 26th Assignment
Due Date: 9/25/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 3 Test Tuesday, Sept. 26th

Study Guides were handed out Monday, Sept 18th and have been fully explained and answerd in class. These are due tomortow when take the test.

Quiz over Controlled Experiments following the test. Students must show proficiency in the attributes of controlled experiments before proceeding with labs. Encourage your students to study.



Sept. 19th Assignment
Due Date: 9/19/2017
Subject: Science

Complete the Water Cycle portion of the Chapter 3 Study Guide

Controlled Experiment Quiz on Thursday. Practicing concepts during warm-ups this week.

Water Cycle Quiz on Wednesday.

Chapter 3 Test over Water, Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles next Tuesday, Sept. 26th



Sept. 18th Assignments
Due Date: 9/18/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 3 Section 1 Vocabulary. Write terms and definitions for 5 terms listed on page 76. Due Tuesday, September 19th.

Controlled Experiment Quiz on Thursday. Practicing concepts during warm-ups this week.

Water Cycle Quiz on Wednesday.

Chapter 3 Test over Water, Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles next Tuesday, Sept. 26th



Sept 14th Assignmnent
Due Date: 9/14/2017
Subject: Science

No written work tonight.



Sept 11th Assignment
Due Date: 9/11/2017
Subject: Science

Grades will be taken on the Study Guide. Make sure that this is completed and correct.

Study the Chapter 2 Study Guide and the attached sheets handed out today for Chapter 2 Test on Wednesday.

 

 



Sept. 7th
Due Date: 9/7/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 2 Study Guide 1-19 due Friday.

Chapter 2 Study Guide 20-28 due Monday. May want to go ahead and do tonight to be done with it. Can ask questions tomorrow to complete.

Chapter 2 Test Wednesday, Sept 13th.



Sept. 6th homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/6/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework tonight.

Chapter 2 Study Guide will be handed out tomorrow. 1-19 due Friday.

Chapter 2 Test next Wednesday Sept. 13th

Make up opportunies will also be Sept. 13th



August 31st Assignment
Due Date: 8/31/2017
Subject: Science

Tomorrow, we have a Chapter 1 Test. The study guide and information that I went over today is strongly aligned with the test. For many students this is an opportunity to help their grade.

Please check your student's  grades on-line and encourage their study efforts.

The Study Guide is due tomorrow as well.



August 30th Assignment
Due Date: 8/30/2017
Subject: Science

There is a Chapter 1 Science Test on Friday.

Please check powerschool grade book for your student's average. Several grades will be going in tonight. This test may play an important role in helping your student's science grade.

The Study Guide has been distributed to the students and a very similar version is on line. The Study Guide strongly correlates with this Test. In the future, Study Guides will be less detailed. Make sure your student is prepared and does not miss this opportunity for a good grade.

Tomorrow, we will be going over some specifics on the Study Guide.

Thank you and have a good evening.



August 29th Assignment
Due Date: 8/29/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 1 Section 4 Vocabulary due tomorrow on a clean sheet of paper.

Quiz on these 8 terms from Chapter 1 Section 4 tomorrow.

Chapter 1 Test Friday --- Study guides available on-line and from class. One study guide went out today.



August 25th Assignment
Due Date: 8/25/2017
Subject: Science

No Written Homework

Next Friday will be the Chapter 1 Test. Students need to be studying their notes in their journals and the vocabulary. Copies of the Study-Guides will be handed out on Tuesday. A copy of this study Guide is provided on this site under "Study Guide/Forms".

Please check your students updated scores on Power School. Next Friday's Test is a great time to recover grades.

Enjoy the weekend

 



August 24th Assignment
Due Date: 8/24/2017
Subject: Science

Study scientific method, pg 10 vocabulary and pg 18 vocabulary. Quiz on Friday.



August 23rd Assignment
Due Date: 8/23/2017
Subject: Science

Study scientific method, pg 10 vocabulary and pg 18 vocabulary. Quiz on Friday.



August 22nd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/22/2017
Subject: Science

Write terms and definitions for the three vocabulary terms on page 18. Write these into your journals.

Scientific Methods and Chapter 1 Section 2 and 3 vocabulary terms on Friday's Quiz.



August 17th Homework
Due Date: 8/17/2017
Subject: Science

Lab Safety/Tools Quiz Friday, 18. Study journal notes, Safety Contract notes in journal and Tool sheet in notes.

Today, we covered the Scientific Method and talked some more about the Solar Eclipse. Next we will try and get an experiment in so make sure that your student has submitted their Safety Contract.



August 16th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/16/2017
Subject: Science

Study for Lab Safety, Tool Quiz, and Page 10 Vocabulary Terms. Quiz on Friday.

Homework --- finsh tool sheet . Due August 17th.



August 14th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/14/2017
Subject: Science

1) Safety Quiz on Friday, August 18th. Students should study Journal Notes from August 14th.

2) Chapter 1 Section 2 Vocabulary (Page 10, 4 Vocabulary Terms). Write the term and its textbook definition, skip a line and write the next term and its definition, repeat. Definitions should be wittten in their Journal.



Homework 08-11-2017
Due Date: 8/11/2017
Subject: Science

Homework 08-11-2017

Hello everyone. You have come to the right place to see assignments.

Homework for today is the following: Some students have not turned in their Registration Packets. Make sure that your student turns in the registration packet by Monday or they will lose dress down for the week. Additionally, your students took home a Safety/i-Pad Contract that needs to be read and signed by both the student and the parent (front and back).

We had a great start to theschool year. Thank you for sharing your students with us here at Loftis.

See everyone on Monday

 



May 9th Homework
Due Date: 5/9/2017
Subject: Science

Due to many students being out to go to Superfly, test was postponed till tomorrow. Test covers vocabulary and rock cycle diagram. Students have a packet that contains this information. The packet will be turned in tomorow for additional grades.



May 8th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 5/8/2017
Subject: Science

Vocabulary Test tomorrow with Rock Cycle Diagram. Students have exact definitions and rock cycle diagram in their notes. Notes are are to be completed for grades and turned in tomorrow.



May 4th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 5/4/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework tonight.



May 1st Homework
Due Date: 5/1/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework.



April 25th Homework
Due Date: 4/25/2017
Subject: Science

No written work.

Take 10 minutes and review TCAP Notes.

Good Luck on TCAP!



April 20th
Due Date: 4/20/2017
Subject: Science

No written homework. However, if your student has missing assignments, then those should be completed and turned in for partial credit.

Today, we took a TCAP Unit Test. Students have already received scores and they have been posted on line.

Tomorrow there will be a fresh set of questions for a second test. All students are required to take the test.

I will keep the higher of the two test scores. Students already know what problems they have missed today and should study the appropriate content based on those missed problems.



April 19th Assignment
Due Date: 4/19/2017
Subject: Science

No written homework tonight.

TCAP Unit Test for 4th Quarter Test Grade on Tomorrow.

Students have their notes and study guides that were stapled together in class.



April 18th Assignment
Due Date: 4/18/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework.

Several students have not completed past homework assignments and should for reduced credit.

TCAP Practice Test changed to Thursday --- counts as a unit test grade for 4th Quarter.



April 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/17/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework.

Several students have not completed past homework assignments and should for reduced credit.

TCAP Practice Test on Wednesday --- counts as a unit test grade for 4th Quarter.

 

 



April 12th Assignment
Due Date: 4/12/2017
Subject: Science

No written homework. 

Some of 2nd period still completing last nights homework due to being out for band/chorus --- elementary orientation.

TCAP Quiz tomorrow over today's notes plus Scientific Method, Engineering Design Process, Moon Phases, and Seasons.

 



April 11th
Due Date: 4/11/2017
Subject: Science

Complete TCAP handout from class. Use 50/50. Due Wednesday.



Complete TCAP handouts from class.
Due Date: 4/10/2017
Subject: Science

Complete TCAP handouts from class. Due Tuesday.

Quiz over Monday's journal notes and Monday's completed classwork on Tuesday. Paying attention and asking questions in class.

Also remember that TCAP will count for the quarter grade. Preparation is essential for 4th quarter grade as well as placement for classes next year. 



April 7th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/9/2017
Subject: Science

No written Homework.

Expect Homework assignments MTWR and regular quizzes as we prepare for TCAP.

TCAP test assessment on Thursday and the following Friday.



April 6th Assignment
Due Date: 4/6/2017
Subject: Science

No written work tonight. check with your student/powerschool to see if they have assignmennts that are not turned in.



April 3rd Assignment
Due Date: 4/3/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 14 Test Section 4 Test on Wednesday. No written home work tonight.

Start TCAP review Thursday. Homework will be short assignments on most nights.



March 30th Assignment
Due Date: 3/30/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 14 Section 1 Test on Friday.

Chapter 14 Section 4 Test on Tuesday.

Students have Chapter 14 Test Study Guide already.

Written Homework:  Chapter 3 TCAP Review assignment due Friday. Students picked up in class yesterday, Have had two days to complete.



March 29th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/29/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 14 Section 1 Test on Friday.

Chapter 14 Section 4 Test on Tuesday.

Students have Chapter 14 Test Study Guide already.

Written Homework:  Chapter 3 TCAP Review assignment due Friday. Students picked up in class today, Two days to complete.



March 28th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/28/2017
Subject: Science

Written homework tonight: Complete Directed Reading "A" Vocabualry Section only

Chapter 14 Sections 1 and 4 Vocabulary Test on Wednesday.

Chapter 14 Sections 1 Test on Friday.

Students recieved Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Study Guide March 27th.



March 27th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/27/2017
Subject: Science

No written homework tonight.

Chapter 14 Sections 1 and 4 Vocabulary Test on Wednesday.

Chapter 14 Sections 1 and 4 Content Test on Friday.

Students recieved Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Study Guide today.



March 15th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/15/2017
Subject: Science

No written homework tonight.



March 7th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/8/2017
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 14 Assignment due MArch 8th.

Friday, March 10th is Test Makeups and retakes. All makeup work is also due this day. See powerschool for assignments for your students. 



March 6th Assignment
Due Date: 3/6/2017
Subject: Science

No written home work tonight.

Friday, March 10th: Make Ups (100% credit) and Retakes (85% credit) day; make sure your students are ready. We will be discussing this in class tomorrow. This includes Chapters 9, 10, and 12. All make up work is also due on this day, See Powerschool for further information.

 

 



March 2nd Assignment
Due Date: 3/2/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Test on Friday. Students have blank study guide along with answer key. Use the blank to practice answering the questions and then check your answers with the key. This will be taken up and graded tomorrow.

Todays Study Sheet also due tomorrow and is the best material to study for the Chapter 12 Test.

Another handout that includes a condensed reading from the Chapter 12 along with Chapter 12 questions is also due tomorrow. These were completed for homework and then answered in class.



February 28th Assignment
Due Date: 2/28/2017
Subject: Science

Study For Chapter 12 Test. Students have Study Guides.

Students need to complete their Chapter 12 Study Guide and use as a practice test. Afterwards, the students may grade and correct their work using a supplied answer key. These are due the day of the test and will be graded a homework.

Tonight, students are to complete the backside of  an additional Chapter 12 handout from class.



Feb. 27th Assignment
Due Date: 2/27/2017
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 12 Energy Test. Test will probably be Thursday.

Complete Chapter 12 Practice Test. Will turn in the day of the test.

Study TCAP practuce handouts for TCAP quiz later this week.



Feb. 27th Assignments
Due Date: 2/27/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Test Thursday.

Students will turn in Practice test on day of test.

Study TCAP practice handouts for TCAP quiz later in week.



Feb. 24th Assignment
Due Date: 2/24/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Test on Tuesday. Students have study guide and answer key. Additional study materials being handed out daily.



Feb. 3rd Homework
Due Date: 2/23/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Test on Tuesday, Feb. 28th.

Students already have Study Guide with answers.

Complete Chapter 12 Review --- Due tomorrow.



Feb 14th Homework
Due Date: 2/15/2017
Subject: Science

Complete Directed Read A 1-19. Due tomorrow.



Feb. 15th Homework
Due Date: 2/15/2017
Subject: Science

No written work. Quiz over this week's work Friday (TCAP notes from in class handouts and discussions)



Feb 13th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/13/2017
Subject: Science

Complete Seasons and Moon Phase Rules Handout for homework. Due tomorrow.



Chapter 10 Test
Due Date: 2/6/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 10 test Tuesday, February 7th.

No written homework assignment. Study Journal notes and Study Guide. 

Make-ups and retakes will also take place following Chapter 10 Test.



FEB. 2nd Assignment
Due Date: 2/2/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter Test moved to next Tuesday.

Students have a Chapter 10 Review to complete tonight (1-14 front side only). Due tomorrow.



Feb. 1st Homework
Due Date: 2/1/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter Test 10 Friday February 3rd.

Students have Study Guides.

 



Jan 25th Assignment
Due Date: 1/25/2017
Subject: Science

Finish TCAP Revuew sheets from class today (2). To be used oin open-note classwork grade.



Jan 23rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/23/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 9 Sections 1,2,3,5 Test Tuesday.

Students Study Guides that we completed in class and went over each answer with explanation.

No additional written work.



Jan 20 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/20/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 9 Section 1,2,3,5 Test on Tuesday.

All content for Chapter 9 has been covered.

Students already have study guides.

Complete Study Guides by Monday. This was due today and I answered student questions in class.



Jan 19th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/19/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 9 Sections 1,2,3,5 Test on Tuesday.

Students have Study Guides to Prepare.

Questions on Study Guide due tomorrow.



January 18th
Due Date: 1/18/2017
Subject: Science

TCAP Practice Assignment due tomorrow.

Chapter 9 Section 1 Quiz tomorrow. Students have their journals and study guides.

 



Jan. 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/17/2017
Subject: Science

Complete Grade 6 Universe Handout. Due tomorrow.

Open Journal Classwork Grade on Wednesday or Thursday.

Chapter 9 Section 1 Quiz Thursday ot Friday.



Jan. 12th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/12/2017
Subject: Science

Chapter 8 Section 1 and 2 Test Friday.



Jan 11 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/11/2017
Subject: Science

Study Study Guide Chapter 8 Section 1 and 2

CHapter 8 Section 1 and 2 Test on Friday 



Jan 9th Homework
Due Date: 1/10/2017
Subject: Science

Complete 1-9 on Chapter 8 Review. Due tomorrow. Test Friuday Chapter 8 Sections 1 and 2. Students already have study guide.



JHan. 9th Homework
Due Date: 1/9/2017
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 8 Section 1 Quiz on Tuesday. New Journal Due Tuesday.



Jan. 5th Homework assignment
Due Date: 1/5/2017
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 8 Sections 1 and 2 Study Guide --- Due Tomorrow.

New Journal due Monday, Jan. 8th



January, 4th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/4/2017
Subject: Science

Each Student should have a new composition book by Tuesday, No written homework tonight.



December 6 th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 12/6/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 7 Test Thursday. Students have detailed study guides. Ask your students to see them. No written work. 



Dec. 5th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 12/5/2016
Subject: Science

Students need to complete the Directed Reading A assignment that was handed out last Friday after the quiz. it is due tomorrow.

We have a Chapter 7 Test on Thursday. The students already have their study guides. I have highlighted the test relevant information on the notes. Please ask your students to see their notes. They should already be studying.

Students need to be completeing all make-up work. This information is on my board as well as on gradebook in powerschool.

 

 



Dec. 01st Science Homework
Due Date: 12/1/2016
Subject: Science

Students study journal notes and study guide for Chapter 7 Sections 1 and 2 Quiz. Students must also get study guide signed and turn in for a homework grade. Take special note of circled areas and comments on study guide notes.



Science Nov. 30th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/30/2016
Subject: Science

No new written work assignments. Chapter 7 Section 1 and 2 Quiz moved to Friday.



Science Homework November 29th
Due Date: 11/29/2016
Subject: Science

Quiz over Chapter 7 Section 1 on Thursday.

Chapter 7 Sections 3 and 4 Vocabulary due Wednesday (8 total terms)



November 28th Homework
Due Date: 11/28/2016
Subject: Science

Write terms and definitions for homework for Chapter 7 Section 1 and 2. Ten Terms total due tomorrow. Some students did not complete their classwork and must also finish for homeowrk and is due tomorrow.

Chapter 7 Section 1 Quiz Wednesday.



November 18th Homework
Due Date: 11/18/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Have a great Holiday.



Novemeber 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/17/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Section 1 ,2, and 3 Test on Friday,18th. We went over study guide today in class with very detailed explanations that directly address tomorrow's test. Make sure that your student prepares with these notes. There was also a graded classwork assignment handed back today which will also be helpful for your students to provide their own evidence to test questions during the test. They should study this sheet as well.



November 16th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/16/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Test on Friday. Students have study guides already. Chapter 6 Sections 1,2, and 3. Students need to be studying.

Witten home work --- Complete last night's homework per class discussion today by using the cause and effect sequence to write the paragraph for problem 16. Due tomorrow.



November 14th Homework
Due Date: 11/14/2016
Subject: Science

Backside of today's handout due tomorrow. (side with blank globe)

Quiz tomorrow on Global Winds.

Quiz Thursday over Local Winds, some atmoshere, some global winds, and some moon phases.

Test Friday over Chapter 6. Students already have study guides.



Nov. 8th Homework
Due Date: 11/8/2016
Subject: Science

No written work.

Friday --- Chapter 5 Section 1 and 2 Test. This is an opportunity for all students. I will take the best score of this assignment as well as their former Chapter 5 Test. Handed out modified Chapter 5 Study Guide Notes on Monday. Check Power School for your student's Chapter 5 Test grade and how this opportunity may help them. I strongly recommend "knowing" these study guide notes to maximize their grade.



Nov 7th Homework
Due Date: 11/7/2016
Subject: Science

RE- Study Chapter 5 Section 1 and 2 Study guide handed out in class today. New Chapter 5 Test Assignment coming up later this week. Students need to start studying the handout. 

Complete handout from class --- "The World's Winds"; due November 8th.



November 2nd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/2/2016
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 6 Section 1 Content Quiz; Students have a study packet from class that we stapled together, and answered together. Quiz is on Thursday, November 3rd.



October 31st
Due Date: 10/31/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Chapter 6 Section 1 Quiz on Wednesday. Students should study journal notes as well as student handouts in which key words and answers to questions and problems are being gone over in class. 



October 28th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/28/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Have a GREAT WEEKEND.



October 26th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/26/2016
Subject: Science

No written work tonight.



October 24th
Due Date: 10/24/2016
Subject: Science

Handed out Chapter 5 Study Guide today. Students should start reviewing, start answering, and start studying. We have also glued in many assignments along with written class notes into our journals. Students should begin to look at all of these tonight to be prepared to ask questions about those topics and concepts that they still need help with in class, before they take the test on Wednesday.



October 21st Homework
Due Date: 10/21/2016
Subject: Science

No written homework.

Test over Chapter 5 Sections 1 and 2 on Wednesday, Oct. 21st. Students have 3 handouts that are a study guide. These have been gone over and answered in class and glued into their journals. On Monday, the students will recieve an additional study guide that we will complete in class and Monday night for homework.



October 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/17/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Info Text Side of Handout from 10-4. Students that needed a new copy got one today. Do not have to complete backside --- this will be done in class.



Oct. 03rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/3/2016
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 4 Test using the study guide packets that we stapled together today in class. Parents, there is a handout from today where students wrote in a matching term or concept for brief phrases. Students should invest study time on this particular page as well as the Chapter 4 Study Guide.



Sept. 28th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/28/2016
Subject: Science

No written homework tonight. Chapter 4 Test moved to next Tuesday, Oct. 4th. Students already have Chapter 4 Study Guide.



Sept. 27th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/27/2016
Subject: Science

Complete the front side of today's homework handout titled "Chapter 4 Section 2: Marine Ecosystems". Do not complete the "Directed Reading A" backside. Due Sept. 28th. There are a few problems that are definitely difficult and we will go over those before the sudents turn in.



Sept. 26th Homework
Due Date: 9/26/2016
Subject: Science

No written homework.

Land Biome Quiz tomorrow. Students have study guide. We went over in class with correct answers. Also today's Essential Question is helpful. All questions on quiz addressed today in cl;ass. 



September 23rd Homework
Due Date: 9/23/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Land Biome Quiz on Tuesday, Sept. 27th.



Sept.22nd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/22/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework tonight.



Sept. 21st Assignment
Due Date: 9/21/2016
Subject: Science

Complete the Exercise 5 handout from class today. Use complete sentences where necessary (the ones with longer lines). Due Thursday, 22nd.

 



Sept. 20th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/20/2016
Subject: Science

Complete the Chapter 4 Section 1 Directed Reading A handout today --- due Sept. 21st.



Sept. 19th Homework
Due Date: 9/19/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Study for Chapter 3 Section 1 Test. Use study guide, journal notes, essential questions, and textbook to prepare.



Sept.15th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/15/2016
Subject: Science

Complete the backside (labeling illustrations) of the "Cycles of Matter" handout. The front side was turned in yesterday and it was graded and handed back today in class. Due Friday, Sept. 16th. 

This handout serves also as the study guide for Chapter 3 Section 1 only Test next Tuesday, Sept. 20th.

Chapter 3 Section 1 Test Tuesday, September 20th



Sept 14th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/14/2016
Subject: Science

Students are to prepare to be able to label the Water Cycle and Carbon Cycle. There are images in the text on pagea 76 -78 as well as in their notes. We will review prior to assessment.



Sept.13th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/13/2016
Subject: Science

Complete one side of the handout from class where blanks need to be filled in for the water, carbon, and nitrogen cycles. Do not do the backside that illustrates these cycles (these will be completed in class). Due Sept. 14th



Sept. 12th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/12/2016
Subject: Science

Write the definitions for the 5 terms found on page 76 in the textbook. Write these definitions in the back of your journal as before. Due Tuesday, September 13th.



September 9th Homework
Due Date: 9/9/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Have a great weekend.



September 8th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/8/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 2 Test on Friday.

Students have study packets to prepare.

Study Guide (1-28) needs to be signed by parent/gaurdian to indicate that their student studied and prepared for test.



September 7 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/7/2016
Subject: Science

Students are to complete their Study Guides from Tuesday. Due Thursday, Sept. 8th.

Tomorrow, we will review formative assessment from today to identify areas of weakness in chapter 2 before taking test on Friday, Sept 9th. We will also go over answers to Study Guide to help students prepare for their test.

All Study Guides will need parent/guardian signature on top of Study Guide. Signature confirms that student did study for the test and students will turn these in on Friday, Sept. 9th before taking test.

Chapter 2 Test Friday, September 9th. For additional practice at home, there are study guides, ready to print out, available on my web page through the Loftis website.



Friday September 2nd Homework
Due Date: 9/2/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Next Friday, September 9th, we will be testing over Chapter 2. Study Guides will be going to the students on Tuesday, August 6th. There is also a Study Guide in the "Study/Guide Forms" of this site (page 1 and page 2 --- 2 different files).

Have a great and safe holiday weekend



August 31st Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/31/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework. Some students are still completing their Chapter 2 Section 1 and 2 Vocabulary Assignments.



August 30th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/30/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 2 Section 1 and 2 vocabulary --- 13 total terms due Wednesday, August 31st



August 29th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/29/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 2 Section Review on page 51 1-9 an a clean sheet of paper to turn in Tuesday, August 30th.



April 25th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/25/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework



August 23rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/23/2016
Subject: Science

Sudents received study guifdes today for their Chapter 1 Sections 2 and 4 Vocabulary terms. This vocabulary test is on Thursday, August 25th. Please confirm that you student has spent time with their vocabulary. Quiz them on a few of the terms as well.

No othwer assignments today.



August 22nd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/22/2016
Subject: Science

Study Chapter 1 Sections 2 and 4 vocabulary for Thursday August, 25th Vocabulary Test (12 terms).



August 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/17/2016
Subject: Science

Some students need to complete Chapter 1 Section 2 and 4 vocabulary and definitions. I looked at each students work and either gave a 100 or they need to change or complete their work based on my instructions. Check with your child. Still awarding a 100 for those assignments completed by tomorrow.

Safety Test on Friday August, 19th. Students already have study guides to prepare.

Listening well, participating well. An overall fantastic start to the new academic year.

 



August 16th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/16/2016
Subject: Science

If students did not finish last nights vocabulary homework then they need to tonight. Chapter 1 Section 2 and 4 (12 total terms-pages 10 and 22)

Safety Test including safety symbols on Friday, August 19th.

Students have study guide from class along with full review as of today.



August 15th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/15/2016
Subject: Science

Students are to write each vocabulary term and its definition for Chapter 1 Sections 2 and 4 in the back of their journal. In class we went over using journal from the back for vocabulary. Vocabulary can be found on pages 10 and 22 in textbook. There are 12 total terms. If there are any questions about how to do this assignment, then I will answer those questions tomorrow and the students will have till Wednesday to turn in for 100% credit.

Will give out study guides for Safety and Safety Symbols test tomorrow. Test is Friday.



August 12th
Due Date: 8/12/2016
Subject: Science

Great day of school.

No home work for today.

Have a great weekend.



August 11th Homework
Due Date: 8/11/2016
Subject: Science

For Science: Read and student and parent sign the lab safety contract. We will be starting with lab activities soon and need need these back in order for the student to participate. Also nee iPad Contract. These will be used in class and in Academic Lab for research and web quests. I also need these back tomorrow.

Other: See Orange Team Blog

 

 



May 10th Homework
Due Date: 5/10/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework.



May 6th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 5/6/2016
Subject: Science

Muscles Test Tuesday May 10th. Students already have Study Guide.



May 5th Homework
Due Date: 5/5/2016
Subject: Science

Muscle Quiz May 6th

Muscles Interactive Reader Homework due May 6th.



May 4th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 5/4/2016
Subject: Science

Possible Quiz May 5th over Muscles. Study handout from class. No other assignments tonight.



May 3rd Homework
Due Date: 5/3/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework Tonight.



May 2nd Homework
Due Date: 5/2/2016
Subject: Science

TCAP Practice Test Tuesday May, 3rd. Students have Study Guides from last week. Test Grade. 



April 29th Homework
Due Date: 4/29/2016
Subject: Science

TCAP Practice Test Tuesday May 3rd

NO STATEWIDE TCAP TEST NEXT WEEK, but still doing practice test to help with recovery credit of last practice test.

Study handouts and study guides from class, but no other homework.



April 26th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/26/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework tonight.

Today's Test Scores are posted. You may want to start studying for recovery credit opportunity that will Friday.

Get and make up or late work completed to turn in tomorrow.

Quiz this Thursday over EDP, SM, Tides, Moon Phases, Eclipses etc.

TCAP Test next week.



April 25th Assignment
Due Date: 4/25/2016
Subject: Science

TCAP Practice Test for Test Grade. Use Study Guides from Class last Friday to study and to be prepared.



April 18th and 19th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/19/2016
Subject: Science

If not completed, students need to finish 1-8, 19-21 on page 304. Still 100% credit if turned in Wednesday.



April 14th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/14/2016
Subject: Science

TCAP Practice Test 1-30 on Friday, April 14th, Students have all study guide notes and we have gone over in class.



April 11th Homework
Due Date: 4/11/2016
Subject: Science

Test Tuesday. TCAP practice Test (20 problems) April 12th. Test Grade. Students have study guide handout from last week.



April 8th Homework
Due Date: 4/8/2016
Subject: Science

No home work this weekend.

TCAP 20 Question Practice TCAP Test Tuesday, April 12th. Students already have study guide.



April 6th Homework
Due Date: 4/6/2016
Subject: Science

Study "Variable and Lesson 2" Handout from class today for Quiz on Thursday, April 6th.

Complete "Scavenger Hunt" from class, due Thursday as well.

Study notes from class for sample TCAP Test - 20 Questions for test grade Friday.



April 5th Homework
Due Date: 4/5/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework tonight.



April 4th Homework
Due Date: 4/4/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework



Mar 23 Homework
Due Date: 3/23/2016
Subject: Science

pg 40 1-8 and pg 70 1-9. Answer each question with correct answer and a sentence of evidence for the answer that you chose. When appropriate put page number where answer can be found in textbook. Due Thursday, Mar. 24th.



March 21st Homework
Due Date: 3/21/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Test on Wednesday, March 23rd.

Additional Study Guide Tuesday, March 22nd



March 9th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/9/2016
Subject: Science

Study for quiz on Friday over moonphases, tides, seasons, and uneven heating cause and effects chart. 



March 7th Homework
Due Date: 3/7/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Sections 1,2, and 3 Test Tuesday, March 8th.

Students have 2 seperate study guides. One from last Friday and the other from today. Today's study guide must be completed and is due tomorrow for a grade.



March 2nd Homework
Due Date: 3/2/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Test sections 1,2, and 3 next Tuesday, March 8th.

Study sheets that you have headed Study Guides.

Additional Study Materials handed out tomorrow in class.



March 1st Homework
Due Date: 3/1/2016
Subject: Science

Exercise 14 due Wednesday, Mar. 2nd

Open note Film Quiz Wednesday Mar. 2nd

Chapter 12 Test Tuesday, Mar. 8th



Feb. 29th
Due Date: 2/29/2016
Subject: Science

Exercise 14 due Wednesday, March 2nd

Film Quiz Wednesday, March 2nd

 



Feb. 24th Homework
Due Date: 2/24/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Handout "Energy Transfers" and "The Various Forms Of Energy".

Vocabulary Quiz Friday Chapter 12 "all" sections. 10 terms total.



Feb.18th Homework
Due Date: 2/18/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework Tonight



Feb. 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/17/2016
Subject: Science

Chapter 10 (Sections 1, 2, and 3) Test Thursday, Feb. 18th.



Feb. 16th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/16/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Interactive Reader Chapter 10 Section 3 handout from class today (front and back).

Chapter 10 Test on Thursday, February 18th.



Feb. 11th Homework
Due Date: 2/11/2016
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 10 Section 1 and 2 Quiz on Friday Feb. 12th. Do not have to do Exercise 8 for homework tonight.



Feb. 10 Homework
Due Date: 2/10/2016
Subject: Science

Study rules for moon phases and seasons, get parents to sign and write that you studied. Due 2-11-16.

Complete Moon Phase sheet per class instruction. Due 2-11-16.



February 4th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/4/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework tonight. If your student has make up assignments, then they can complete those and turn them in tomorrow.



Feb. 3rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/3/2016
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 10 Section 1 Quiz. Quiz on Thursday, Feb. 4th. Use journals, "Directed Reading A", textbook, and labeled drawings to study. Check your drawings against FIG. 1, FIG. 2, and FIG. 3 on pages 290, 291, and 292 in textbook. Know the the terms day, equinox, solstice, revolution, rotation, day, year, tilt of Earth's axis. Remember that the Northern Hemisphere and the Southern Hemisphere are always having opposite seasons.



Feb. 2nd Homework
Due Date: 2/2/2016
Subject: Science

Ask 5 people  "why we have seasons?". Write down your responses.

Quiz over Section 1 this Thursday, Feb. 4th.



Feb. 1st Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/1/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Directed Reading "A" Front and Back. Due Feb. 2nd



Jan. 28th Homework
Due Date: 1/28/2016
Subject: Science

Study graded quiz, Inner/Outer Planet handout, Meteroid-Asteroid-Comet handout, Study Guide handout, for Chapter 9 Test on Fri., Jan. 29th.



Jan. 27th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/27/2016
Subject: Science

Study graded quiz, Inner/Outer Planet handout, Meteroid-Asteroid-Comet handout, Study Guide handout, for Chapter 9 Test on Fri., Jan. 29th.



Jan. 26th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/26/2016

Complete Graphic Organizer both sides (Inner Planets/Outer Planets). Due Wedenesday, Jan. 27th.

Chapter 9 Test Friday, Jan. 29th.

Students will have all study materials complete by tonight and tomorrow.



Homework Assignment Jan. 25th
Due Date: 1/25/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Directed Reading "A". Due Tuesday, Jan. 26th.



Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/22/2016
Subject: Science

No Homework for the weekend. Enjoy the snow.



January 19th Homework
Due Date: 1/19/2016
Subject: Science

No homework tonight.



January 13th Homework Assignments
Due Date: 1/13/2016
Subject: Science

Check Powerschool and see if your student has any missing assignments.

 

Chapter 8 Test (Sections 1,2 and 3) Friday, January 15th. Your student already has two study guides that have been answered during class. One handout is the "key" that we we went over and added a few additional notes. Please encourage your students to take the test seriously and to have questions ready on Thursday.

 

Thank you, Mr. Williams



Jan. 7th Homework Assignement
Due Date: 1/7/2016
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 8 Study Guide front and back. Use Text book. Donto have to write any vocabulary definitions. Due Jan 8th.

Chapter 8 Test next week.



January 6th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/6/2016
Subject: Science

On a clean sheet of paper, write the term with the definition that is given in the textbook's margin. Due January 7th. Chapter 8 Test on Tuesday or Wednesday, December 13th.



December 7th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 12/7/2015
Subject: Science

Two-sided handout from class to completed at home and due tomorrow Dec. 8th. Homework Grades.



Dec. 2nd Homework
Due Date: 12/2/2015
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 7 Section 1,2, and 3 Test on Friday, December 4th. Students already have study information.



Nov. 30th Homework
Due Date: 11/30/2015
Subject: Science

Complete backside of handout from today. Front side should have been completed today in class. Due as home work on Tuesday, December 1st.

Chapter 7 Test on Thursday, December 3rd. Study Guide to go out tomorrow.



Homework Assignment 11-17
Due Date: 11/17/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Air Masses Handout -  See pages 192 and 194 in text book for assistance



November 9th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/9/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Science Test on Wednesday, November 11th.

Study Guide to be completed and due tomorrow.



November 06th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/6/2015
Subject: Science

Study and complete study packet from today. Should already be completed from previous homework and in class participation. Chapter 6 Test on Wednesday, November 10th.



Nov. 5th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/5/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 6 Test on Tuesday, Nov, 10th. Start studying handouts from class and journal notes. Will put study packets together in class on Friday from these handouts. 



November 3rd Science Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/3/2015
Subject: Science

Complete handout from class if did not finish in class. Due Novemeber 4th.



November 02nd Homework
Due Date: 11/2/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Atmospheric Layers 5 questions if did not complete in class. Due October 03rd, 2015.



October 29th Homework
Due Date: 10/29/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Directed Reading A for Chapter 7 Section 1. Due October 30th.



October 26th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/26/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 5 Section 1 and 2 Test on Wednesday, October 28th. Study class notes in journal plus Advance handout notes from class.



October 23rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/23/2015
Subject: Science

Study for instruments, what they measure , and appropriate SI Units, and Chapter 5 Section 1 Quiz on Monday, October 26th.

"Study material" from class, for this material, will also be due Monday, October 26th,  including" Info-text" with "Surface and Deep Currents" handout notes, and Chapter Summary Questions.



October 22nd Assignment
Due Date: 10/22/2015
Subject: Science

Study for instruments, what they measure , and appropriate SI Units, and Chapter 5 Section 1 Quiz.

"Study material" from class, for this material, will also be due tomorrow including" Info-tex"t with "Surface and Deep Currents" handout notes, and Chapter Summary Questions.



October 21st Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/21/2015
Subject: Science

Complete handout from class on Monday. Answer Info-Text Questions with Evidence, Complete Notes on Surface Currents. Much of this has already been completed in class. Due Thursday, October 22nd.

Quiz Friday over Tools of Measurements and Units. The students have notes from class assignment on Tuesday. Additionally Chapter 5 Section 1 material will be on quiz. Students have their class notes to help them study.

Test over Chapter 5 Next Wednesday, October 28th. Students may go ahead and start studying using the assignment referred to above.

There is no homework from today's class work assignments that was left for those students who did not attend the Challenger Field Trip, unless your teachers told you specifically otherwise.



October 19th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/19/2015
Subject: Science

"Ocean Currents Info-text / Ocean Currents Organizer" handout from class today due Thursday, October 22nd.

Challenger Center Field Trip this Wednesday, October 21st.



October 15th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/15/2015
Subject: Science

Study and KNOW you Chapter 4 Study Guide. Chapter 4 Test on Friday, Oct. 16th.



October 14th Homework
Due Date: 10/14/2015
Subject: Science

Study and KNOW you Chapter 4 Study Guide. Chapter 4 Test on Friday, Oct. 16th.



October12th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/12/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 4 Study Guide both sides due October 13th



Thursday, Oct.1st,
Due Date: 10/1/2015
Subject: Science

No Homework



Tuesday, Sept,29th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/29/2015
Subject: Science

No Homework Tonight



Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/28/2015
Subject: Science

Finish reading 102 through 107. Due tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept. 29th.



Monday Sept. 21st Homework
Due Date: 9/21/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 3 Section 1 only Test Tuesday, Sept. 22nd

Made study packets today. Students should focus on Study Guide page first and then review other sheets to bolster learning.

Ask your students about the 6 movements of the water cycle, 4 movments of the carbon cycle and 2 movements of the nitrogen cycle. Make certain that they can define. There is also the presentation from class available on the Loftis website.



Friday Sept. 18th, homework
Due Date: 9/18/2015
Subject: Science

Study Chaptr 3 Study Guide for :15 minutes over the weekend. We went over the answers today in class.



Sept. 17th Homework
Due Date: 9/17/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 3 Study Guide-Due Friday.

Chapter 3 Test has been moved. Will update new test date on Friday, 18th.



Spet. 16th Homework
Due Date: 9/16/2015
Subject: Science

Define Photosynthesis, Respiration, and Nitrogen Fixation. Due 17th.

Complete Exercise 7 - The Carbon Cycle side. Due 17th

Chapter 3 Section 1 Test Friday 18th? May move.



Sept. 15th Homework Assignmnet
Due Date: 9/15/2015
Subject: Science

Write definitions for 5 terms list as vocabulary on page 76 in textbook. Skip a line between each term. Due 16th.

Complete Exercise 7 handed out in class today. Due 16th.

Start studying class notes for test this Friday. Your study packet will be due on the day of the test and will include Cycle of Matter class notes paper and dawing ofs of cycles.



Monday September, 14th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/14/2015
Subject: Science

Last Friday after the Chapter 2 test, there was a "Chapter 2 Essential Question" writing assignment. Some students completed this in class while others did not. For those that did not complete the assignment, I extended the assignment to Tuesday, Sept. 15th so that they would not have homework for me over the weekend. Make sure that your student has this ready tomorrow if they have not already turned it in.

Looking ahead, there are 5 terms listed on page 76 that need to be defined. Due Wednesday, 16th.

 



Sept 10th Homework
Due Date: 9/10/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 2 Test Friday, Sept.11th

Made test study packets today, went over this past Wednesday's quiz, and answered key questions on Study Guide to help students to prepare. Study packets due Friday for class work grades.



September 8th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/8/2015
Subject: Science

Study class notes handouts Chapter 2 Section 1 and section 2. Complete Chapter 2 Study Guide questions 1 - 21, due Sept 9th. These will help prepare students for the quiz and test listed below.

Chapter 2 Sections 1 and 2 quiz on Wednesday, Sept 9th.

Chapter 2 Sections 1,2, and 3 on Friday, Sept 11th.



Thursday Homework Sept. 3rd
Due Date: 9/3/2015
Subject: Science

Study lesson packets from class Chapter 2 Sections 1 and 2. Complete Chapter 2 Section 1 handout from class. Due Friday, 4th.



Friday Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/28/2015
Subject: Science

Enjoy your weekend.



Wednesday, August 26th
Due Date: 8/26/2015
Subject: Science

Study 12 vocabulary terms Chapter 1 Sections 2 and 4. Students have had vocabulary terms from homework as well as study guides from today. Encourage students to study. As we proceed, tests will increase in difficulty, so making good grades now is very important.

Chapter 1 Sections 2 and 4 Vocabulary test Thursday, August 27th.



Monday, August 24th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/24/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 1 Section 4 Vocabulary. Write terms and definitions for the vocabulary terms. There are eight terms. The list of terms can be found on page 22 in the textbook. Due Tuesday, August 25th.

Chapter 1 Section 2 and Section 4 vocabulary quiz on Thursday, August 27th. Need to start studying so it is less difficult to master the night before.



Friday August 21st Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/21/2015
Subject: Science

Enjoy the weekend. No homework.



Thursday, August 20th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/20/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Engineering Design Process Foldable. Due Friday August, 21st.

Safety Contract and Safety Symbols Test Friday, August 21st. Students have highlighted handouts to help them study.



Wednesday August 19th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/19/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Instrument Graphic Organizer. Due Thursday, August 20th.

Safety Contract test moved to Friday. Students already have a study guide sheet with highlighted notes for review and the safety symbols are on textbook pages xxii-xv in front of book.

 



Tuesday August 18th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/18/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Scientific Graphic Organizer handout from class today. Due August 19th.

Safety Contract and Safety Symbol Test Thursday. A study guide went home today. It is a minimized version of the contract that was submitted earlier this week. We have gone over it in class and the students highlighted and circled key points. Additionally, specific guidelines are marked by an asterisk and indicate what will be covered on the test. Safety symbols may be found on textbook page xxii and continue through page xxv.

We are currently studying Chapter 1 Section 2. A powerpoint accompanies our lessons and I will try and upload this power point after it is fully presented in class. The power point is interactive in class and has notes from class discussions.



Monday August 17th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/17/2015
Subject: Science

Properly head your paper and write the 4 terms and their definitions for Chapter 1 Section 2 Vocabulary. The 4 terms are Scientific Method, Observation, Hypothesis, and Data. Use definitions from the margins of your textbook or the textbook glossary. Do not abbreviate definitions. Points will be deducted for incomplete definitions. Each defined term should be followed by a blank line before writing the next term and definition. Assignment due Tuesday Aug. 15th.

Safety contract study guides will be handed out tomorrow in class on Tuesday, Aug. 18th. There will be a Safety contract and Safety Symbol test on Thursday, Aug 20th.

 



Thursday, August 13th Homework Assignments
Due Date: 8/13/2015
Subject: Science

1) Flinn's Safety Contract read and signed - due Friday, Aug 14th.

2) I-Pad Contract read and signed - due Friday, Aug 14th.

3) Three ring binder and 100 sheet spiral bound notebook for science - due Monday, Aug. 27th. (If already have a composition book, then we can still use it, but 100 sheet spiral binder is more desireable.

We had a very good first day of school!!! See you tomorrow.



May 14th Assignment
Due Date: 5/14/2015
Subject: Science

The Science Exam will be this Friday, May 15th. It will cover the Rock Cycle. Students already have vocabulary and study notes from in-class work that should be completed. They have received additional study material to help them. This exam will not be accumulative over Chapters 12, 14 and the Rock Cycle, but will only cover the Rock Cycle. Encourage your students to prepare and use this as an opportunity to improve their current grade.



Science Exam
Due Date: 5/12/2015
Subject: Science

The Science Exam will be this Friday, May 15th. It will cover the Rock Cycle. Students already have vocabulary and study notes from in-class work that should be completed. Tomorrow, they will receive additional study material to help them. This exam will not be accumulative over Chapters 12, 14 and the Rock Cycle, but will only cover the Rock Cycle. Encourage your students to prepare and use this as an opportunity to improve their current grade.



May 5th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 5/5/2015
Subject: Science

Currently studying the Rock Cycle. Study definitions for Vocabulary Test next Tuesday, May 12th.



April 27th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/27/2015
Subject: Science

No assignment. I had announced a tutoring session for after school tomorrow (Tuesday), but this will not be able to occur. Students need to have questions ready during class over the next 2 days.



April 14th Homework
Due Date: 4/14/2015
Subject: Science

TCAP Questions in back of class packet, do not have to complete very last page of packet, but the 2 pages that preceed it. 



April 13th Homework
Due Date: 4/13/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Lesson 2 for Homework, due Tuesday, 14th



Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Test Friday 10th
Due Date: 4/9/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Test Friday 10th.

Use study packet that needs to be completed (except "Keeping Current" page) and turn in tomorrow for grading.

Also study pretest (and study guide on the back of pretest) that I graded and handed back today.



April 8th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/8/2015
Subject: Science

worksheet packet from class practice needs to be completed at home. Much of hit has been answered in class and this will continue tomorrow.

Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Test Friday 10th

Pretest with additional study guide handed back tomorrow.



April 7th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 4/7/2015
Subject: Science

Studnet s have a packet that we have been working through in class as well as at home.

Study Guides are on line and I will have additional copies ready in class tomorrow.

Chapter 14 Section 1 and 4 Test will be on Friday, April 10th.



March 25th Homework
Due Date: 3/25/2015
Subject: Science

Quiz Chapter 14 Section 1 Vocabulary and Atom Structure Quiz Thursday, 26th.

Complate top 2 boxes on today's homework handout.



March 24th Homework
Due Date: 3/24/2015
Subject: Science

Answer 3 Essential Questions from board, Write definitions for terms on page 416 (7 terms), Complete "The Atom" worksheet, due tomorrow.

Work was started in class today.



Mar. 20th Homework
Due Date: 3/20/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Test Tuesday 24th/ Use packet/ has study guide on back and additional handout coming Monday.



March 19th Homework
Due Date: 3/19/2015
Subject: Science

Chapter 12 Study Packet Handout.

Complete 1-8 pages 225 through 229.

Chapter 12 Test Tuesday 24th/ Use packet/ has study guide on back and additional handout coming.



March 16th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 3/16/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 12-1 Graphic Organizer due March 17th.



March 10th Homework
Due Date: 3/10/2015
Subject: Science

Study for Exam from Exam Review Guide.

Short Quiz over Chapter 8 Exam Guide Notes tomorrow.

3rd Quarter Exam on Thursday, March 12th over Chapters 8, 9, and 10.

 

 



March 3rd Homework
Due Date: 3/3/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 10 Section of the "Exam Study Guide" questions 60 through 71 due March 4th.

Chapter 10 Test Friday, March 6th.

3rd Quarter  Wednesday, March 11th. Full Exam Review Monday and Tuesday March, 9th and 10th.



March 2nd Homework
Due Date: 3/2/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Directed Reading due March 3rd , Complete Study Guide Chapter 10 handed out today due March 3rd, Chapter 10 Test on Friday, March 6th.



February 23 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 2/23/2015
Subject: Science

Start studying for Chapter 10 Test Sections 1,2 and 3. Study Guide will be given out in class tomorrow, but it also available for down load off of the Loftis Website, staff, David Williams, Study Guide/Forms, Chapter 10. Know vocabulary and study guide.



Feb. 12th Homework
Due Date: 2/12/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Ex 8 front and back for homework. Due Feb. 13th.



Feb. 11th Homework
Due Date: 2/11/2015
Subject: Science

Complete handout from class today. Due Feb.12th

Quiz over Chapter 10 Section 1 tomorrow. Kmow definitions, how to interpret seasonal diagrams, time Earth rotates, etc.



February 2nd Homework
Due Date: 2/2/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 9 Study Guide Sections 3 and 4. Due Tuesday February, 3rd.

Chapter 9 Test Wednesday.



January 28th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/28/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Inner/Outer Planet Graphic Organizer handed out during today's Class. Due Jan. 29th



January 27th Homework
Due Date: 1/27/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Directed Reading A except for Vocabuary Activity. Due Wednesday Jan. 28th



January 26th Homework
Due Date: 1/26/2015
Subject: Science

Complete front And back of handout from class titled Grade 6 - Earth and Space Science. Due January 27th



January 15th Homework
Due Date: 1/15/2015
Subject: Science

Read pages 124 - 133, Answer  questions 1,2,5,7,8,9 on pages 144-145, Due Friday, 16th

 

Chapter 8 Test Sections 1,2,3 on January 21st

Chapter 8 Test Guide handed out January 13th and sections 1 and 2 are completed, worked on section 3 today in class



January 14 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/14/2015
Subject: Science

Read pages 124 - 133

Answer Test Wednesday questions 1,2,5,7,8,9 on pages 144-145

Chapter 8 Test January 21st

Chapter 8 Test Guide handed out January 13th and sections 1 and 2 are completed



January, 12 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/12/2015
Subject: Science

Complete Exercise 18 handout, due January 13th. Use textbook pages 228 through 233 to assist.



January 8 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 1/8/2015
Subject: Science

Answer questions 1,2,7,8 and 10 on pages 178-179. Use text pages 156-165 for reference. Due January 9th. Write letter of answer only.



Dec. 11th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 12/11/2014
Subject: Science

Science Exam is Monday, Dec. 15th.

I am having a tutoring session today from 2:15 to 3:45. Your student is welcome to attend. Please make arrangements to pick them up at 3:45.

Your students have an exam study guide and we are going over those today so they will have answers. Your students should divide up their study time accordingly.

Thursday: Study Chapter 5 and memorize questions 1 through 8.

Friday: Study Chapter 6 and memorize questions 9 through 28 and 49.

Weekend: Study Chapter 7 and memorize questions 5 and 29 through 48.

Exam Review in class is very in depth. Your student should have notes on Study Guide and in their journal class notes.

Reminder: Our textbook is available on line - my.hrw.com; username 6thscience2; password Loftis; go to online textbook, enter chapter #, click go, E-activities, Visual Concepts



Dec. 10th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 12/10/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Study Guide 31-49. Due Thursday, December 11th.

Tutor Session for Science exam 2:15 to 3:45. Please arrange for pick up out front at 3:45. Any early pick ups will need to be made at room 207 in the 6th grade wing , room #207.

Science Exam on Monday, December 15th.



Dec. 4th Homework
Due Date: 12/4/2014
Subject: Science

Students are to read pages 220-223 in their textbook and complete their handout for pages 220 through 223.

Backside of handout does not need to be completed.

 



November 20th Homework Asssignment
Due Date: 11/20/2014
Subject: Science

No written home work tonight.



November 12th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/12/2014
Subject: Science

Complete 7-1 "Water in the Air" Graphic Organizer from class. Due 11-13



November 11th Homework
Due Date: 11/11/2014
Subject: Science

Complete the weather tools handout. Answers are in Chapter 7. Name and tell what each instrument is and tell what it measures. Due Novemeber 12th.

Journals will be due this week. Either start a new folder, restock your current folder or switch to a binder.



November 10th Homework
Due Date: 11/10/2014
Subject: Science

Study Chapter 6 The Atmosphere Notes, Chapter 6 Study Guide and Chapter 6 Handout for Chapter 6 Test tomorrow on Tuesday November, 11th



November 6th Homework
Due Date: 11/6/2014
Subject: Science

No written homework tonight

Chapter 6 Test moved to Tuesday, 11th



November 5th Homework
Due Date: 11/5/2014
Subject: Science

No written Homework

Chapter 6b Test moved to Tuesday, November11th.



Nov. 3rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 11/3/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 6 Section 2 Notes, due 11-04.

Chapter 6 Test Friday, November 07th



October 31st Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/30/2014
Subject: Science

Challenger Center Field Trip tomorrow. Do not forget your lunch.



October 29th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/29/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Notes on Chapter 6-2 from Chapter Handout

Quiz over Chapter 6 Section 1 Thursday, October 30th - there will be review before the quiz

Challenger Field Trip Friday, Oct 31st



October 28th Homework Assignmnet
Due Date: 10/28/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Reinforcment on Layers of the Atmosphere. Due Wednesday, October 29th

Quiz over Chapter 6  Section 1 and 2 on Thursday, October 30th



October 23rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/23/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 5 Test Friday, October 24th.

Complete and study Chapter 5 Study Guide. The students should already have these completed.

Supplemental Study Guide handed out today that should be studied as well.



October 22nd Homework
Due Date: 10/22/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 5 Test Friday, October 24th.

Complete and study Chapter 5 Study Guide. The students should already have these completed.

Supplemental Study Guide to be handed out tomorrow that should be studied as well.



October 21st Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/21/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 5 Study Guide handed out today and is due Wednesday,October 22nd.

Chapter 5 Test Friday, October 24th.



October 20th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/20/2014
Subject: Science

No written homeowrk assignment.

Chapter 5 Study Guide will be handed out Tuesday, October 21st and will be due Wednesday,October 22nd.

Chapter 5 Test Friday, October 24th.



October 15th Homework
Due Date: 10/15/2014
Subject: Science

Periods 1 and 3 have 1-6 on page 129 to complete. This is to be done on the back of today's handout. Due Thursday, October 16th. Periods 2 and 4 will be completing this for homework on Thursday, 16th.



October 13th Homework
Due Date: 10/13/2014
Subject: Science

No homework tonight. Quiz over Chapter 5, Section 1 Currents on Thursday, 16th. Chapter 5 Section 1 Vocabulary due Wednesday October 15th.



Oct. 2nd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 10/2/2014
Subject: Science

No Homework.



October 1st Science Homework
Due Date: 10/1/2014
Subject: Science

1st Quarter Exam Thursday, Oct 2nd.

Study vocabulary, know the Study Guide.



September 29th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/29/2014
Subject: Science

Complete 1st Quarter Exam Study Guide if possible for September 30th. Studying for your math Exam tomorrow takes priority.

1st Quarter Exam Thursday, October 2nd. Know the Study Guide.

There will be a science exam tutor session on Wednesday, 2:15 to 3:45 in Mr. Williams room. If your student plans to attend, then plan on picking up your student at 3:45 in front of school.



September 24th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/24/2014
Subject: Science

Complete 57 through 63 of 1st Qtr Exam Study Guide (Chapter 4 portion of 1st Qtr Exam Study Guide). Due Thursday, Sept 25th.

Chapter 4 Test Friday, September 26th. Know vocabulary and know the study guide.

1st Quarter Exam Thursday, October 2nd. Know vocabulary for Chapters 1, 2, 3 and 4 as well as 1st Quarter Exam Study Guide.



Sept 23rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/23/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 4 Study Guide 13-15 due Sept 24th.

Chapter 4 Test Friday



Sept 22nd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/22/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 4 Test Study Guide 1-12 due Sept 23rd.

Chapter 4 Test Friday



September 19th Homework
Due Date: 9/19/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 4 Test next Friday.

Study Guides to go out today for students to complete and start studying.

1st Qtr Exam Study Guides will go out liddle of next week.



Sept. 18th Homework
Due Date: 9/18/2014
Subject: Science

Read Chapter 4 Sections 1,2 and 3.



September 17th Homework
Due Date: 9/17/2014
Subject: Science

Write the term and definitions for the 12 vocabulary terms from sections 1, 2, and 3 from the text found on pages 94, 102, and 108 (chapter 3). These should be on a seperste piece of paper to be turned in tomorrow for a home work grade. Skip a line between each definition. Due September 18th.



Sept 15th Homework
Due Date: 9/15/2014
Subject: Science

Complete "backside" of Exercise 20. Due Tuesday, 16th.

Chapter 3 Section 1 Test on Wednesday, Sept, 17th. Know the vocabulary and know each cycle and it's movements of matter.



Sept. 12th Homework
Due Date: 9/12/2014
Subject: Science

No assigned homework due Monday.

Chapter 3 Section 1 Test on Wednesday, Sept, 17th. Know the vocabulary and know each cycle and it's movements of matter.



Sept. 11th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/11/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Exercise 20 for Homework. Handout from class due Sept 12th.



Sept. 10th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/10/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Chapter 3 Section 1 Vocabulary in your science journal. Vocabulary list is on page 76 in your textbook. Add the terms run off, ground water and transpiration to the list. Read pages 76 and 77 in you text book.



Sept 8th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/8/2014
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 2 Test. Know Chapter 2 Study Guide. Know Chapter 2 vocabulary.

Today, we assembled a study packet consisting of Chapter 2 Study Guide, mock Chapter 2 Vocabulary quiz and an exercise that reviewed reationships between organisms.

Test is tomorrow Tuesday, Sept. 09th.



Sept. 5th Homework
Due Date: 9/5/2014
Subject: Science

Chapter 2 Test on Tuesday, Sept. 9th. Know vocabulary and Study Guide.



Sept 4th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/4/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Ex. 19 due Friday, Sept. 5th.

Chapter 2 Test on Tuesday, Sept. 9th. Know vocabulary and Study Guide.



Sept. 3rd Homework Assignment
Due Date: 9/3/2014
Subject: Science

Complete Study Guide for Chapter 2 Test 1-16. Due Sept. 4th. Chapter 2 Test on Tuesday, Sept. 9th. Know vocabulary and Study Guide.



August 29th Homeweok Assignment
Due Date: 8/29/2014
Subject: Science

No Homework



August 28th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/28/2014
Subject: Science

Vocabulary terms (in science Journal Vocabulary Section) for Chapter 2 Sections 2 and 4 will be graded soon. Make sure your student can show you these 13 terms.

Chapter 1 Test Sections 2 and 4 Study Guide. Questions 1 through 12 due Thursday, August 28th. Questions 13 through 25 due Friday, August 29th.

Chapter 1 Test Sections 2 and 4 on Friday, August 29th.

Make sure that your students know the vocabulary and know the "study guide".



August 27th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/27/2014
Subject: Science

Vocabulary terms (in science Journal Vocabulary Section) for Chapter 2 Sections 2 and 4 will be graded soon. Make sure your student can show you these 13 terms.

Chapter 1 Test Sections 2 and 4 Study Guide. Questions 1 through 12 due Thursday, August 28th. Questions 13 through 25 due Friday, August 29th.

Chapter 1 Test Sections 2 and 4 on Friday, August 29th.

Make sure that your students know the vocabulary and know the "study guide".



August 26th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/26/2014
Subject: Science

Due to Open House, there is no official homework tonight.

Vocabulary terms (in science Journal Vocabulary Section) for Chapter 2 Sections 2 and 4 will be graded soon (not tomorrow). Make sure your student can show you these 13 terms.

Chapter 1 Test Sections 2 and 4 Study Guide. Questions 1 through 12 due Thursday,y August 28th. Questions 13 through 25 due Friday, August 29th.

Chapter 1 Test Sections 2 and 4 on Friday, August 29th.

Make sure that your students know the vocabulary and know the "study guide".



August 25th Assignment
Due Date: 8/25/2014
Subject: Science

Complete and definitions for terms in Chapter 2 Section 1 and 2 in Vocabulry Section of Journal. 13 total terms due August 26th.

Chapter 1 Test over Section 1 and 4 on this Thursday August 28th. Start preparing. Uselass notes. We will reiew on Wednesday.



August 21 Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/21/2014
Subject: Science

No Homework tonight.



August 20th Assignment
Due Date: 8/20/2014
Subject: Science

Study for Chapter 1 Section 2 and 4 for quiz on Thursday, August 21st. Know vocabulary from pages 10 and 22 (12 terms).



August 19th Assignment
Due Date: 8/19/2014
Subject: Science

Write terms and definitions for Chapter 1 Section 4 in vocabulary section of your science journal. Due Wednesday, August 20th.

Study for Chapter 1 Section 2 and 4 for quiz on Thursday, August 21st. Know vocabulary from pages 10 and 22 (12 terms).



August 18th Assignment
Due Date: 8/18/2014
Subject: Science

Write terms and definitions for Chapter 1 Section 4 in vocabulary section of your science journal. Due Wednesday, August 20th.

Study for Chapter 1 Section 2 and 4 for quiz on Thursday, August 21st. Know vocabulary from pages 10 and 22 (12 terms).



August 13th Assignment
Due Date: 8/13/2014
Subject: Science

Study for Safety Test. Study your Safety Contract and Safety Symbols. Test on Thursday August 14th.



Aug 12th Assignment
Due Date: 8/12/2014
Subject: Science

Write the terms and their definitions, for Chapter 1 Section 2, in your science journal. This will be written into the vocabulary section of your science journal. Due Wednesday, Aug. 13th.

The above assignments will be graded.

Lab Safety Test on Thursday, Aug 14th. Study Safety Contract and Safety Symbols (safety symbols on page 35 in textbook and in science journal in class notes section).



Aug 11th Homework
Due Date: 8/11/2014
Subject: Science

Draw and write meanings for the safety symbols in the classwork section of your science journal. Due Tuesday, August 12th. 

 



August 8th Homework
Due Date: 8/8/2014
Subject: Science

Complete set up of science journal.



August 7th Homework Assignment
Due Date: 8/7/2014
Subject: Science

Packets were handed out at school. There are forms that are required to be signed and returned as well as optional forms. Required forms are due no later than Monday August 11th. By submitting these forms on time, the student will receive a dress down day on a day to be announced.

Safety Contract Homework: The student and parent are to read and sign the safety form. This is due on Friday, August 8th. A homework grade of 100 will be awarded for each student returning the signed Safety Contract on time. Forms must be signed for your child to participate in any science investigations.