Quiz Correction Procedure

Correction Directions: Go to Microsoft Word or Word on Office 365 Open a new document Make title Add your name "Insert" a 4x2 "table" Fill in the table. Print it and staple it to your original quiz. If you'd like to send it via email to Continue Reading

6/10/19 SUBSTITUTE LESSON PLANS FOR LIFE SCIENCE

Hello 6th graders- To wrap up our year together, I have several small surveys and post assessments for you to take online today. Please answer honestly and completely. Do you best work! The assignments are NOT anonymous. Please complete all three links. Be your BEST self for the substitute! When Continue Reading

4/23/19 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Investigation 7.2 Discussion Video Clip: "Inside the Seed Vault" Start working on project (Investigation 7.4) Continue Reading

4/1/2019 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Finish DNA Notes DNA video clip & protein synthesis video clip DNA reading p. 92-92 with vocab input to glossary UPCOMING: Quiz on Friday! If you are leaving early for spring break, please plan to take the quiz on Thursday before they leave or Monday upon your Continue Reading

3/27/19 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter - Goal Setting for Tri 3 Finish Zorks Reflecting Lesson 5 Getting Started - Lesson 6 HOMEWORK: Finish "Zorks" if you didn't finish it in class. Finish "Reflecting" for lesson 5. Use your textbook to read p. 81-84 and answer discussion questions. Use Continue Reading

3/18/19 Life Science

Science Starter - Debrief Zoo Field Trip Brain Pop - Heredity Getting STarted - Lesson 5 Reading "Mystery Behind our Traits" (p. 71-72) + Graphic Organizer. Vocabulary Input to science glossary Continue Reading

Quiz Correction Procedures

Correction Directions: Go to Microsoft Word or Word on Office 365 Open a new document Make title Add your name "Insert" a 4x2 "table" Fill in the table. Print it and staple it to your original quiz. If you'd like to send it via email to Continue Reading

3/13/19 Life Science

Agenda: Finish carnivore mapping activity. Discussion of "Landscape" of the Issaquah/Renton Highlands Area. Start video Nova: Unlocking Your Genetic Code Continue Reading

3/8/19 Life Science

Agenda: Wild Wise (Carnivore Study) Pre-Assessment (online) Discuss WPZ field trip expectations Introduction to Wild Wise Canivore Mapping Continue Reading

3/5/19 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Finish Meiosis Notes Reading p. 61-62 Investigation 4.5 Reading p. 65-67 "When Mitosis Goes Wrong" Upcoming: Chpater 3 & 4 Test on Thursday 3/7 Continue Reading

3/4/19 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Grasshopper Reading searching for text evidence to support claims about meiosis. Meiosis doodle notes Twig Video Clip (Meiosis) Upcoming: Chapter 3 & 4 Quiz on Thursday 3/7 Continue Reading

2/28/19 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter - Plickers Finish Investigation 4.2 Mitosis Notes Learn hand motions for stages of Mitosis Mitosis BrainPop Introduction to Mitosis Comic project Continue Reading

2/27/19 life science

Agenda: Science Starter Reading BYK: Mitosis (p. 55) Build a model of a cell (Investigation 4.2) Discuss how it might divide.... generate problems and solutions. Final Thought: Why is it important that our cells go through cell division regularly? Continue Reading

2/26/19 Life Science

Science Starter Group Discussion: Advantages Disadvantages - Sexual v. Asexual reproduction Reflecting - Lesson 3 (p. 46) Zebrafish Reproduction - reading (p. 47-49) with graphic organizer. Exit Ticket - What can cells tell us about how organisms reproduce? Continue Reading

2/25/19 Life Science

Science Starter - Pre Assessment with Plickers Investigation 3.3/34 - Use microscopes to explore hydra and paramecium reproduction slides Class discussion of reflection questions Sexual V. Asexual Notes Exit Ticket - Sponges are animals that live primarily in the ocean. Sometimes, a piece is broken off the sponges's Continue Reading

1/24-25 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Unit Reflection Watch "Blue Planet" - Discuss connection to "Structure and Function Unit" Clean out binders Set up science notebooks for GMM Unit. Continue Reading

1/4/19 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter: "Good News, Bad News, Any News?" Finish Investigation 7.1 BrainPop - Nervous System & Neurons Vocab Input (leftover from Wednesday) Continue Reading

12/14/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Bill Nye- The Brain Marker "No-Talk" discussions - Topics: Memory & Nerve Cells ScienceSaurus Review Reading (sections 075-079) Continue Reading

12/5/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Brain Pop- Skeletal System Finish Investigation 6.5 Vocab Input into Glossary Mammals Offspring Endothermic Evolution Adaptations Cladograms Regenerate Tetrapods Continue Reading

12/3/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter CER Work Time Here is a link to the CER assignment: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qj04lVOqBzAIsoRT-cHi6MfIL9cPEviWn1Q91zY_DWc/edit?usp=sharing Continue Reading

Frog Dissection Videos

Dissection Day 1 Introduction Examination of Frog Limbs Frog Measurement Data Frog Eye Observations Tympanic Membrane External Nares Opening the Mouth Observing the Tongue Frog Teeth Internal Nares Gullet Opening Observations Dissection Day 2 Frog Coloration Observation Cutting through the Skin Cutting through the Skin (part 2) Cutting through the Continue Reading

Quiz Corrections

Correction Directions: Go to Microsoft Word or Word on Office 365 Open a new document Make title Add your name "Insert" a 4x2 "table" Fill in the table. Print it and staple it to your original quiz. If you'd like to send it via email to Continue Reading

11/13/18 Review Guide Key

Use this link to view the review guide key! Check your work! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1vPQkzQxM5enhFuEPOW-lHBAMK92xbhw6dj4b15wuhPA/edit?usp=sharing Continue Reading

11/9/18 Life Science

Agenda: Shortened class periods due to Veteran's Day Assembly. Science Starter Investigation 5.3 (Metabolism and calories as units of energy) Upcoming: Quiz 11/14 (Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration) Continue Reading

11/8/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Cellular Respiration Cloze-Method Notes Brain Pop - Cellular Respiration Upcoming: Quiz 11/14 (Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration) Continue Reading

11/6/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Getting Started - Lesson 5 "Simon Says" - Calculating blood volume changes during exercise. Upcoming: Quiz 11/14 (Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration) Continue Reading

10/19/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Go over Investigation 3.3 Vocab Input to Glossary Doodle Notes: Inside Story on Cells Brain Pop: Cell Structures Upcoming: Quiz 10/25 Continue Reading

Quiz Corrections

Here is a copy of the test for you to use for your corrections. The directions for doing the corrections are further down the page. Correction Directions: Go to Microsoft Word or Word on Office 365 Open a new document Make title Add your name "Insert" a 4x2 Continue Reading

10/10/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Stem Cell Discussion Clarify any remaining questions on the review guide Eyewitness: Life Upcoming: QUIZ 10/11/18 Continue Reading

10/9/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Plicker Review Questions Finish Investigation 2.4 (Conclusion only) Go over review guide Upcoming: Quiz 10/11 STUDY YOUR GREEN NOTES!! Continue Reading

Test Corrections

Go to Microsoft Word or Word on Office 365 Open a new document Make title Add your name "Insert" a 4x2 "table" Fill in the table. Print it and staple it to your original quiz. If you'd like to send it via email to Mrs. Henry, Continue Reading

9/19/18 Life Science

Agenda Science Starter Log into Actively Learn Start Investigation 1.1 Upcoming: Microscope Quiz on 9/20. Study your green notes. Bring back in the "Student Release" Form to Mrs. Henry Continue Reading

9/18/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science starter BrainPop: Microscopes Two microscope illustrations Homework: Get a signiture on "Student Release Form." Return to Mrs. Henry tomorrow! Upcoming: Microscope quiz on Thursday 9/20. STUDY YOUR GREEN NOTES! Notebook check on Friday. Continue Reading

9/17/18 Life Science

Goal: Be able to demonstrate the parts and expectations of the microscope. Agenda: Science Starter What makes a good scientific illustration? "Making a Microscope Illustration" video clip S&F Investigation 1.3 Upcoming: Microscope Quiz on 9/20 Continue Reading

9/14/18 Life Science

Agenda: Science Starter Notebook Check Microscope Video Clip Microscope Notes Microscope Demo Upcoming: Microscope Quiz Thursday, 9/20 Continue Reading

9/13/18 Life Science

Goal: What is the difference between an observation and an inference? Agenda: Science Starter Finish "Fossil Track Mystery" with CER component Take Pre-Assessment Continue Reading

9/12/18 Life Science

Goal: What is the difference between an observation and an inference? Agenda: Science Starter Finish Safety Notes Fossil Track Mystery (Discussion of observations and inferences) Homework: Turn in ANY paperwork from week one (safety agreements, textbook forms) Upcoming: 1st Notebook Check on 9/14 Continue Reading

9/11/18 Life Science

Goal: Develop an understanding of science classroom safety procedures. Agenda: Science Starter Finish "My New Lab Partner" activity from 9/10 Science Safety Notes in Science Notebook Homework: Turn in all paperwork from week one. Upcoming: First notebook check on Friday 9/14/18! Continue Reading

9/10/18 Life Science

Goal: To understand the characteristics of a good lab partner. Agenda: Science Starter - Set up science notebook "My Perfect Lab Partner" Activity Homework: Finish coloring cover page and glue into your science notebook. If you have not turned in your Safety Agreement, please get it signed and Continue Reading

9/7/18 Life Science

Daily Goal: Students will become aquainted with our classroom procedures, safety equipment and resources. Agenda: Science Starter: Good News, Bad News, Any News? Classroom QR Code Scavenger Hunt Homework: If you have not yet returned your signed syllabus, please complete and return by Monday 9/10/18. Continue Reading

9/6/18

Daily Goal: Get to know eachother and Maywood better. Agenda: Science Starter: Student Survey Choice Catch Review of classroom rules (Henry's Classroom Jams). Syllabus Homework: Review the science safety agreeement with parent/guardian. Get a signature on the syllabus and return to class on 9/7/18. Continue Reading

9/5/18

Daily Goal: Get to know eachother and Maywood. Agenda: Science Starter Last Name Line Up Team Tower Building Challenge Misc. tasks (hand out planners, PBSES, office forms, etc). Continue Reading

Scientific Notebook

Use this link to get to our class science notebook. I update it every few days, so if you get behind or if you are absent this will be a good tool for you to reference.

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Class Syllabus

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