Mr. Murduck's Homework/Practice 5/4 - 5/8 5/11-5/15
Monday – Science – Today the class will be in review mode for tomorrow's
state Science test. Homework – Grade printouts will not go home this week..
No additional homework!
Tuesday – Science- State test in Science! Good luck to everyone! Homework –
Wednesday – Science – Today we will start discussing the Cuyahoga River and
this watershed more in detail. We will watch some videos and discuss the
challenges that we have faced in restoring this important river system that
enters Lake Erie. Homework- No homework!
Thursday – Science –Today we will continue discussing the challenges of the
Cuyahoga river and Lake Erie. I will show some video footage of my trip on
the EPA ship Lake Guardian and discuss the research being done to learn of
problems from plastics, pollution, and invasive species. I will also show
examples and discuss the 3 day classroom project students will be working on
related to the Cuyahoga River. Homework – Brainstorm ideas on how you and
your partner will develop your land plot along the Cuyahoga
Friday – Science – Today and Monday I will be out of town. Groups will work
on their classroom projects related to the Cuyahoga River. Examples are on
the board. There is to be no white space on the poster. Time will be given
today, Monday, and Wednesday to finish. A representative from the national
park will visit our classes on Tuesday! Homework – Have a safe and fun
Monday - 5/11 - Science - I will be out of town today! Students will continue
to work on their projects they started on Friday. Students will also have
Wednesday and Thursday to finish these. Homework - Make sure that permission
slips and medical forms are returned ASAP in order to go on our field trip on
Tuesday - Science - Today a naturalist from the Cuyahoga Valley National
Park will visit our classes to discuss the national park and our upcoming
Wednesday/Thursday - Science - Continue to work on your projects and
presentations. Presentations to the class will be on Friday! Make sure to
follow directions discussed in class! Homework - Complete the projects for
class on Friday! No extensions! Prepare for presentations on Friday!
Permission slips need to be returned ASAP.
Friday - Students will present to the class how they developed their land
plot along the Cuyahoga River. A focus was on how the land was developed in
a way that it was environmentally friendly! Homework - Have a safe and fun
weekend! Permission slips for the field trip must be turned in by Tuesday!