## Mrs. Roman

WELCOME!

This site should be used as back-up only. Please make sure to write down your assignments at school!!! Though it doesn't happen often, there may be times when I am unable to post! This is NOT a valid excuse for your assignments not to be done on time.

CMT Review AND copies of all important papers found on www.edmodo.com  (Grade 8 Science folder)
ALL DUE DATES FOR CMT REVIEW FOUND ON EDMODO CALENDAR!!

Web codes to study for quizzes found on web-site:  www.phschool.com
**ALL CMT related work & videos can be found on the student share drive folder: grade 8 science and on edmodo

For additional help on dimensional analysis try out:
http://www.alysion.org/dimensional/fun.htm
or

Common-Rubric-For-Science-and-ELA-with-Paragraph-Designation.doc
Formal-Lab-Report-Rubric-with-Calculations.xls

Interactive Periodic Table:  www.ptable.com

Interactive practice with Triple Beam Balance: http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=gch202

12/05/2013:  Only students who were absent:
Edmodo code: 8za9m4

This is an introduction video for our Heredity and Genetics Unit. Please watch the video and complete the guiding questions sheet also found on edmodo.
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11/20/2013: Ratio-Percent-Graph Activity
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11/19/2013: Percent Practice
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11/18/2013: ALL CLASSES: complete rough draft of Observation Lab I conclusion for peer review
Observation Lab I is due on Thursday, 11/21/13 (FOLLOW ALL GUIDELINES SET)

Process Unit Final Exam begins on Monday, 11/25/13
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PERIOD 3:
11/15/2013: Finish skills practice sheet (observe, estimate, measure, predict, infer, hypothesize, classify)
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11/14/2013:  ALL CLASSES:  Formal 'Penny Lab' is due on Friday, 11/15/13 (FOLLOW ALL GUIDELINES SET)
ALSO
Periods 1,4,6,8: finish skills practice sheet (observe, estimate, measure, predict, infer, hypothesize, classify)
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11/13/2013: Period 3 only:  Complete 2nd rough draft for 'Penny Lab'
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11/07/2013:
Periods 1,4,6,8: Finish all components of the 'Penny Lab' AND rough draft of conclusion for Tuesday, 11/12

Period 3 ONLY:  Finish all components of the 'Penny Lab' except conclusion for Tuesday, 11/12
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11/06/2013: Complete all VOLUME calculations only.
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11/04/2013: Formal 'Penny Lab' is now due on Friday, 11/15/13
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10/29/2013: Complete Study Guide tonight for Skills Test on Thursday, 10/31
Define sections I, II and VI using your own words.
Look up resources to be able to do the science skills in sections III, IV, V

I will be staying after school tomorrow Tuesday, 10/22 for Dimensional Analysis test retake
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10/21/2013: ALL CLASSES:  'Sink or Swim' Lab due Wednesday, 10/23
P.O.W. due Thursday, 10/24

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10/17/2013: Period 3: Complete graph for 'Sink or Swim' lab
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10/16/2013: Period 3:  Complete data table for 'Sink or Swim' lab

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10/15/2013: Period 3: Complete calculations for 'Sink or Swim' lab
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10/09/2013: Period 3:  complete #6-10  dimensional analysis practice problems
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10/08/2013: Finish classwork #1-10 on dimensional analysis practice
Period 3:  Complete only #1-5 practice

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10/07/2013: Periods 1,4,6,8:  Finish multi-line density graph for 'Density of Regular and Irregular Objects' lab
Period 3:  Complete data table with relevant data
Set-up density graph (x-axis, y-axis, title)

Lab due Wednesday, 10/09/2013
Test on dimensional analysis Friday, 10/11/2013
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10/03/2013: Complete ALL calculations (in correct format) for 'Density of Regular and Irregular Objects' lab
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09/30/2013: Finish classwork on density + complete worksheet "Math Skills' #1-6 & "Calculating Density" #-2 (#3-4) for bonus
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09/30/2013: Finish volume and density grid, convert using dimensional analysis for all masses in mg to g

Use 3 step format for all volume and density calculations
1.)  State the formula being used
2.)  Fill in the 'blanks' with the correct information including all correct units
3.)  Get final answer (round to nearest 10th) including correct unit(s)

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09/24/2013: Completed Metric Measurements Lab due Monday, 09/30
Include: Data Tables (all spaces completed), Calculations pages (separate sheets if necessary, round all FINAL answers to the 10ths place), Station 3 graph (follow guidelines on blue graphing sheet)
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09/24/2013: Copies of data tables and calculations pages for Metric Measurements lab can be found on edmodo.
Note the due date change for POW below
PERIOD 3: Complete calculations for at least one of the four stations

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09/23/2013:  Complete Problem of the Week-Graphing for Friday, 09/27/13
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09/17/2013: ALL CLASSES EXCEPT  Period 3:
Complete "Bargain Buyer" using dimensional analysis
PERIOD 3:  Using dimensional analysis convert
1.) 3m=___cm
2.) 401 cm=___hm
3.) 45 km=___m
4.) 5300 mm=___cm
5.) 80m=___km
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09/16/2013: Complete Problem of the Week-Dimensional Analysis for Thursday, 09/19/13
Finish 5 metric conversion problems USING DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS
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09/10/2013: Complete Scientific Measurement sheet
Practice using TBB with link above
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09/09/2013:  Complete Problem of the Week-Metric for Thursday, 09/12/13
Complete Conversion Challenge & Units of Length
Conversion Quiz on Thursday, 09/12/2013
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09/03/2013:  Complete Problem of the Week-Metric for Friday, 09/06/13
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PERIOD 3:
08/30/2013: Turn in signed district Science Safety Contract by Tuesday, 09/03/13
Complete Science Safety Rules practice sheet
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ALL CLASSES EXCEPT PERIOD 3:
08/29/2013: Turn in signed district Science Safety Contract by Friday, 08/30/13
Complete Science Safety Rules practice sheet
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08/28/2013:  Turn in signed rules sheet by Friday, 08/30/13 for first homework grade :)