•  [8th Grade General Science]

     

     

     
      

     January

      
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    No School: New Year's Day (observed) 
     
     
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    No School: Record Day 
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    Bellwork:
    • Identify the element given the Bohr model
    • [Bohr model]

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    • Pre-Test

     
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    Bellwork:
    • Identify the element in group 18 period 2.

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    Bellwork:
    • How many valence electrons does the element Helium have?
    • How many valence electrons does Sodium have?

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    • Unit 3 Lesson 3 Vocabulary
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    Bellwork:
    • Identify the elements in the compound for methane (CH4)

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    Bellwork:
    • How many atoms are in the compound for methane (CH4)?

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    Bellwork:
    • How many atoms of each element are in the following compound: 2(NH4)3PO4   

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    Bellwork:
    • How many atoms of each element are in the following compound: C6H12O6   

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    • Counting Atoms Skills Lab (www.nearpod.com) Code: ENGFO
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    Bellwork:
    • How many atoms of each element are in the following compound   

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    NO SCHOOL
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    Bellwork:
    • Draw the Bohr diagram for potassium   

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    • Balancng equations skills lab (www.nearpod.com) Code: TALDO
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    • Balancing equations quiz

    Reyes out 1-4

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    Bellwork:
    • Balance the following equation. You must show your work:

      __C5H12 + ___O2 → ___ CO2 + ___ H2O

         

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    Bellwork:
    • Identify the type of reaction and explain how you know.

      C5H12 + 8O2 → 5CO2 + 6H2O   

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    • Chemical Reactions with Mrs. Harris
     
     
     
     
     
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    Bellwork:
    • Identify the type of reaction and explain how you know.

        2Al + 6 HCl → 3H2 + 2 AlCl3

         

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    • Unit 3 Test Review

    Reyes out all day

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    Bellwork:
    • Identify the type of reaction and explain how you know.

        2Al + 6 HCl → 3H2 + 2 AlCl3

         

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    • Unit 3 Test
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    Bellwork:
    • Draw what you think a cross-section of the Earth looks like. Make sure you label.   

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    Bellwork:
    • Compare and contrast the inner and outer core   

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    Bellwork:
    • Compare and contrast the oceanic and continental crust 

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    Bellwork:
    • How do scientists study the Earth's interior?   

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    February

      
       
     
     
     
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    Bellwork:
    • Give 3 ways the Earth is comparable to an egg.   

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    • Layers of the Earth Skills Lab (www.nearpod.com) Code: XKLZI
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    Bellwork:
    • Rank the layers in order from thickest (1) to thinnest (4).

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    Reyes out 1-6

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    Bellwork:
    • Explain the relationship between temperature and pressure as you move closer to the core.   

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    Reyes out 4-6

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    Bellwork:
    • Rank the layers in order of most dense (5) to least dense (1)   

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    Reyes out 1-6

     
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    Bellwork:
    • Draw and label a convection current.   

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    •  Convection Currents Skills Lab (www.nearpod.com) code: LGDRV
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    Bellwork:
    • Where do convection currents occur?
    • Where does seafloor spreading occur?   

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    Bellwork:
    • Draw and label a diagram of seafloor spreading   

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    Reyes out 4-6

     
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    Bellwork:
    • List the names of the 7 continents   

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    Reyes out 1-6

     
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    Bellwork:
    • Who is Alfred Wegener and what was his contribution to science?   

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    • Plate Tectonics Nearpod (www.nearpod.com) Code: FLNEP

    Reyes out 1-6

     
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    Bellwork:
    • What 4 evidences support the Theory of Continental Drift?   

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    Reyes out 1-6

     
     
     
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    Bellwork:
    • Compare and contrast "tectonic plate" and "continent"   

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    Reyes out 1-6

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    NO SCHOOL
    Professional Day
    TNT Day 
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    State Engineering Fair (Reyes out all day)

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    • Plate Boundaries Quiz
    • Unit 4 Lesson 5 Vocabulary
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    March

     
     
     
     
     

     
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    • Minerals Quiz
    • Unit 4 Lesson 6 Vocabulary
     
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    Parent/Teacher Conferences
     
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    April

     
     
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    Final Exams
    Hours 2, 4, 6 
     
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    Final Exams
    Hours 1, 3, 5
     
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