Every Friday your child will bring home a homework packet. (This may vary if
your child is in an "A" day or "B" day class since I don't see them every
Friday.) Listed are homework assignments for the week which may be completed
at his or her convenience. On the following Thursday/Friday, I will collect
the packet. Please sign after you have looked over your child's homework and
can verify that it is completed. All challenges listed on the cover sheet are
extra credit. Your child may complete one challenge each week.
GT Research Project: Informative paper due 4/29.
Extra Credit: Star Party! Family Field Trip. Sponsored by Howard Co Astronomy
League.- 4/20, 5/18, 6/15 Alpha Ridge Park; at sunset. If you cannot see the
stars there will not be a party. Take your extra credit questions. June 15,
Solar Party from 1-4pm at RNC Green Roof. 6692 Cedar Lane Columbia, MD.
4/24 Wed/ 4B Solar System 4/26: Solar System
4/19: Measuring Time
4/12: Exploring Space Homework packet
3/26: 3rd quarter exam
3/22: Review Sheet Due
3/1: Humidity and Pressure
2/14: Conduction, Convection, Radiation
2/1: Moisture in the air
1/25: Atmosphere 1/24: 4B
RESEARCH PROJECT for GT Periods 2, 4B, 5.
Please refer to you handout titled, "Scientific Journals and Article Review".
You will need to complete 5 article summaries. Please EXACTLY follow the
format presented to you from your handout. The summaries are due on TURN IT
IN by the due date. No hard copies will be excepted. Computers are available
for you at school for your use. All 5 articles are open on 1/11 and may be
submitted any time before the due date.
Turn it in.com information:
Period 2: Password: mustangs ID 5960893
Period 4b: password: mustangs ID 5960895
Period 5: password: mustangs ID 5960897
Due date for articles: Information MUST come from SIRS or Science in Context
Access codes from home!!!
Student Resources in context
User name: marr26552 Password: marr_log
customer number: MD1570H Password: 21042
1/28: academic journal or gov't document
2/5: newspaper or magazine
2/11: newspaper or magazine
MID TERM SCHEDULE
All students need to study 20 minutes every night. The review sheets are
1/15: 4B (full day)
1/16: 1, 2 (1/2 day)
1/17: 3, 4A (1/2 day)
1/18: 5, 6 (1/2 day)
11/15: 4A, 16: Rock Record
11/9: Geological Time
10/18: Weathering packet
10/18: Weathering- Last day for 4A to stop by to turn in packet.
10/12: Complete rock cycle lab
10/12: Metamorphic/ Rock Cycle
Labs: Igneous, Sedimentary lab, sedimentator needs to be made up by 10/11.
10/4 or 10/5: Igneous/ Sedimentary rock
9/27 or 28: Mineral Families
9/6 or 7: Chemistry
9/13 or 14: Mesaurement
9/20 or 21: Idetifying minerals
Note: Measurement lab make up must be finished by Thursday afternoon. You may
come in during break, before school, after school or lunch.