Weeks of May 15, 2017 and May 23, 2017

Monday, May 15:  Awards Day/Field Day
May 16-23: Exam Review and/or 2nd Semester Exam

Week of May 8, 2017

Monday:  Rainman
Tuesday:  Rainman
Wednesday: Rainman
Thursday: Greenhouse Work/Exam Review
Friday:  2nd grade Science Fair judging

Week of May 1, 2017

Monday:   Greenhouse Work
Tuesday:  Greenhouse Work
Wednesday:  Greenhouse Work, Prepare for 2nd grade Science Fair
Thursday:   Exam Prep
:  Rainman

Week of April 24, 2017

  Greenhouse Workday
Tuesday:  Greenhouse Workday
Wednesday:  Greenhouse Workday
Thursday:   Greenhouse Workday
:  Ft Wayne Zoo Field Trip with Biome Buddies

Week of April 17, 2017

Monday:   Kindergarten Biome Buddies Presentations
Tuesday: Greenhouse Work
Wednesday: Greenhouse Work, Prepare for Earth Day
Thursday:   Greenhouse Workday
:  Science Buddies "Earth Day" lesson

Week of April 10, 2017

Monday:   Kindergarten Biome Buddies
Tuesday: Kindergarten Biome Buddies
Wednesday: Kindergarten Biome Buddies
Thursday:   Greenhouse Workday
:  No School

Week of April 3, 2017

Monday:   Science Buddies - Shepler (Rockets) 
Tuesday:  Prepare Biomes for kdg
Wednesday: Science Buddies - Love (Rockets)
Thursday:   Science Buddies - Meekin (Rockets)
:  Kindergarten Biome Buddies

Week of March 27, 2017

Monday:   Greenhouse work
Tuesday:  Prepare Science Buddies "Rockets", Greenhouse work
Wednesday: Greenhouse work
Thursday:   Substitute - Greenhouse Work
:  Science Buddies - Rumfelt 

Week of March 20, 2017

Spring Break

Week of March 13, 2017

Monday:  Return/Correct Test, Greenhouse work
Tuesday:  Greenhouse work
Wednesday: Greenhouse work
Thursday:   Greenhouse work
:  Spring Break begins

Week of March 6, 2017

Monday:  PowerPoint review 6.10/6.12, assignment: 6.13/6.15 questions
Tuesday:  Check 6.13/6.15 Questions, YouTube - Sex determination
Wednesday: PowerPoint Preview, Assignment - 6.16/6.18 questions
Thursday:   Check 6.16/6.18 Questions, Review for test
:  Test over 6.10/6.18

Week of February 27, 2017

Monday:  Check 6.7/6.9 Questions, Review for test
Tuesday:  Test - Part 1 (6.1-6.9)
Wednesday: Test - Part 2 (6.1-6.9)
Thursday:   Return/Correct Test, Assignment 6.10/6.12
:  Check 6.10/6.12,  Amoeba Sisters "Meiosis"

Week of February 20, 2017

Monday:  No School
Tuesday:  Check 6.1/6.3 and 6.4/6.6 questions, PowerPoint review
Wednesday: Science Buddies "Rumfelt" - Microscopes (postponed)
Thursday:   Assignment: 6.7/6.9 questions
:  Science Buddies "Rumfelt" microscopes

Week of February 13, 2017

Monday:  Science Buddies "Shepler" - Microscopes
Tuesday:  Return/Correct Test, Assignment: 6.1/6.3 Questions due Thursday
Wednesday: Science Buddies "Love" - Microscopes
Thursday:   Collect 6.1/6.3 Questions, Eyes of Nye "Cloning," Assignment 6.4/6.6 due Tuesday
:  Science Buddies "Meekin" - Microscopes

Week of February 6, 2017

Monday:  Finish/Discuss Lorenzo's Oil, Check 5.13/5.15 questions
Tuesday:  Assignment 5.16/5.19 Questions
Wednesday: Check Questions, review for Test
Thursday:   Prepare for Science Buddies
:  Test over 5.10/5.10

Week of January 30, 2017

Monday:  Youtube "Genetic Engineering", Assignment:  5.10/5.12 Questions
Tuesday:  Check 5.10/5.12, DVD "Genetically Modified Foods" Eyes of Nye
Wednesday: PowerPoint Review 5.10/5.12, Assignment: 5.13/5.15 Questions (due Monday)
Thursday:   Substitute - I will be at HASTI, DVD "Lorenzo's Oil"
:  Substitute - I will be at HASTI, DVD "Lorenzo's Oil"

Week of January 23, 2017

Monday:  Chromebooks "Learn Genetics"
Tuesday:  Amoeba Sisters - Protein Synthesis, Assignment: 5.7/5.9 Questions
Wednesday: Check 5.7/5.9 Questions, Review for Test
Thursday:   Test over 5.1/5.9
:  Return/correct tests, Introduce Genetic Engineering

Week of January 16, 2017

Monday:  Teacher In-Service, no students
Tuesday:  Complete DNA models, Assignment 5.4/5.6 Questions (due Thursday)
Wednesday: Science Buddies "Mirror Magic" Rumfelt
Thursday:   Collect 5.4/5.6 Questions, YouTube Innocence Project "Picking Cotton" 60 mins segment
:  Check 5.4/5.6 questions, 5.1/5.6 PowerPoint, Introduce "Learn Genetics" Website

Week of January 9, 2017

Monday:  Science Buddies "Mirror Magic" Shepler
Tuesday:  Check 5.1/5.3 questions
Wednesday: Science Buddies "Mirror Magic" Love
Thursday:   DNA model activity
:  Science Buddies "Mirror Magic" Meekin

Week of January 2, 2017

Monday:  Winter Break
Tuesday:  Winter Break
Wednesday: Winter Break
Thursday:  Prepare Science Buddies: Mirror Magic
:  Kaleidoscopes, Assignment 5.1/5.3 Questions (due Tues)

  1st Semester:

Week of December 19, 2016

Monday:  Exams: Periods 1 and 5
Tuesday:  Exams: Periods 2, 4, and 6
Wednesday: Exams: Periods 3 and 7

Week of December 12, 2016

Monday:  Return/Correct test, Exam Review
Tuesday:  Prepare Science Buddies: Bird Feeders (Rumfelt)
Wednesday: Science Buddies (Rumfelt)
Thursday:  Exam Review
:  Exam Review

Week of December 5, 2016

Monday:  PowerPoint review of 3.4/3.6, assignment - 3.7/3.9 Questions
Tuesday:  Check 3.7/3.9 Questions, PowerPoint Review, 
Wednesday: YouTube "In Da Club - Membrane Transport", assignment:  3.10/3.12, 
Thursday:  Review for test over 3.1/3.12, Test Friday
:  Test over 3.1/3.12

Week of November 28, 2016

Monday:  Return/correct Test, YouTube "The Cell and HS Biology", Assignment 3.1/3.3 questions
Tuesday:  Check 3.1/3.3 Questions, Review Microscope, Prepared Slides Drawings
Wednesday: Complete Microscope Drawings, Wet Mounts
Thursday:  PowerPoint Review 3.1/3.3, Assignment 3.4/3.6 Questions
:  Check 3.4/3.5 questions, Amoeba Sisters Youtube "Cell Membranes"

Week of November 21, 2016

Monday:  Review for test over 2.12-2.21
Tuesday:  Test (2.12/2.21)
Wednesday-Friday: Thanksgiving Break

Week of November 14, 2016

Monday:  Finish Medicine Man, Complete Biomolecules Lab, assignment 2.16/2.18 Questions
Tuesday:  Substitute (I am sick), DVD "Making Stuff"
Wednesday: Substitute (still sick), assignment 2.19/2.21 Questions
Thursday:  Check 2.16/2.18, PowerPoint Review, Test over 2.16/2.18 on Tuesday
:  Check 2.19/2.21 questions. PowerPoint Review, Test on Tuesday

Week of November 7, 2016

Monday:  Collect 2.13/2.15 Questions, Molecules of Life Activity - Part 1 - Structure of a Carbohydrate
Tuesday:  Molecules of Life Activity - Part 2 - Structure of a Lipid
Wednesday:  Molecules of Life Activity - Part 3 - Structure of a Protein
Thursday:  DVD "Medicine Man"
:  DVD "Medicine Man"

Week of October 31, 2016

Monday:  Check 2.7/2.9 Questions, PowerPoint Review, Assignment: 2.10/2.12 Questions
Tuesday:  Wear Element Aprons, Check 2.10/2.12 Questions, Review for Test
Wednesday:  Test over 2.1-2.11
Thursday:  Return/Correct Test, Assignment 2.13/2.15 Questions
:  DVD "Biomolecules"

Week of October 24, 2016

Monday:  Element Aprons
Tuesday:  Style Show with narrative
Wednesday:  Assignment 2.4/2.6 Questions
Thursday:  Seniors on Field Trip, Check 2.4/2.6, watch Style Show
:  PowerPoint Review over 2.4/2.6, Assignment 2.7/2.9

Week of October 17, 2016

Monday:  Intro chemistry chapter, Assignment 2.1/2.3 questions
Tuesday:  Check 2.1/2.3 questions, PowerPoint Review over 2.1/2.3, Intro Element Aprons Project
Wednesday:  Element aprons workday
Thursday:  Element aprons workday
:  Element aprons workday, write narrative, styleshow on Monday

Week of October 10, 2016
              Fall Break

Week of October 3, 2016

Monday:  Science Buddies "Measurement" - Rumfelt
Tuesday:  Insects workday
Wednesday:  Insect workday, insect collection due today
:  Substitute - I will be at high ropes - Insect DVD
:  No School - Fall Break

Week of September 26, 2016

Monday:  Science Buddies "Measurement" - Shepler
Tuesday:  Insects workday
Wednesday:  Science Buddies "Measurement" - Love
:  Substitute - I will be at high ropes, Insect workday
:  Science Buddies "Measurement" - Meekin

Week of September 19, 2016

Monday:  Insects presentations and workday
Tuesday:  Insects workday
Wednesday:  Insect workday
:  Substitute - I will be at high ropes, Insect workday
:  Prepare for Science Buddies "Measurement"

Week of September 12, 2016

Monday:  Insects workday
Tuesday:  Insects workday
Wednesday:  Insect Presentations
:  Substitute - I will be at high ropes, Insect workday
:  Insect Presentations

Week of September 5, 2016

Monday:  No School - Labor Day
Tuesday:  Insects @media center computer lab or classroom
Wednesday:  Insects @media center computer lab or classroom
:  ​Insects - outside or in classroom
:  Insects - outside or in classroom

Week of August 29, 2016

Monday:  Science Buddies "Shepler"
Tuesday:  Insects - @media center computer lab
Wednesday:  Science Buddies "Love"
:  ​Insects - @media center computer lab
:  Science Buddies "Rumfelt"

Week of August 22, 2016

Monday:  Check 1.13/1.17 Questions, Review for Test, Ch # 1 Test Tuesday
Tuesday:  ​Ch # 1 TEST
Wednesday:  Return Test, Prepare for Science Buddies
:  ​Insect Collections Guidelines, Prepare Killing Jars
:  Science Buddies - Meekin

Week of August 15, 2016

Monday:  Complete "Basketcase Research", Assignment:  1.7/1.9 Questions
Tuesday:  ​Present Basketcase Research to class, Check 1.7/1.9 Questions
Wednesday:  Complete Basketcase Presentations, Assignment 1.10/1.12 Questions
:  ​Check 1.10/1.12 Questions, PowerPoint Review of 1.4-1.12
:  Make, science buddies name tags, Assignment: 1.13/1.17 Questions,
Ch # 1 TEST on Tuesday

Week of August 8, 2016

Monday:  Product Claims, Check 1.1/1.3 Questions
Tuesday:  ​Product Claims, 1.1/1.3 PowerPoint Review, Assignment:  1.4/1.6 Questions
Wednesday:  Check 1.4/1.6 Questions, Product Claims, Lab Activity - Basketcase Research
Substitute - I will be at Camp Adventure for High Ropes Training, DVD "Making Stuff" 
Friday​Complete Product Claims, Complete Basketcase Research, Present Findings to Class

Week of August 1, 2016

Thursday:  Syllabus, Classroom Procedures
Friday:  Fish Activity, Textbooks, Assignment: 1.1/1.3 questions, bring product claim on Monday/Tuesday