Previous 2018 - 2019 Homework Assignments

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 5/13 Motion& Forces Notebook due Friday -current table of contents -update Titles/Dates -Essential Questions answered #1-10 (no #7) -All work complete Midterm signed & returned to HR teacher. Tuesday, 5/14 Physical Science Crossword Puzzle due Friday Voc Quiz #16 (words 148-174) 20 questions/5 pts each - Thurs Notebook due Friday Wednesday, 5/15 Physical Science Crossword Puzzle due Friday Voc Quiz #16 (words 148-174) 20 questions/5 pts each - Thurs Notebook due Friday Thursday,  5/16 Physical Science Crossword Puzzle due Friday Voc Quiz #16 (words 148-174) 20 questions/5 pts each - 2nd Attempt Notebook due Friday Friday, 5/17

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 4/29 -Collect supplies for model! -Test Plan Reflection - Describe 2 things you should have done to be better prepared for the test.  Describe 1 thing you did well. Amusement Park Ride Guidelines, Grading Information and Timeline are in notebook! This is an in-class group project. Tuesday, 4/30 Collect supplies for amusement park ride - model! Wednesday, 5/1 EARLY RELEASE! Collect supplies for amusement park ride - model! Thursday,  5/2 Collect supplies for amusement park ride - model! Friday, 5/3 Collect supplies for amusement park ride - model!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 4/22 Answer EQ#9 Explain the motion of a pendulum and why it eventually stops.  (4 lines) Voc Quiz 15 (#159-174 plus review)  Make-up Motion & Forces TEST - Friday Tuesday, 4/23 Answer EQ#10 Explain how air resistance and friction impact a falling object. (4 lines) Study for Test on Friday: -Study Guide -Voc #148-174 -NeoK12 Practice: Energy & Work, Laws of Motion, Simple Machines, Types of Forces Wednesday, 4/24 Study for Motion & Forces Test - Friday! Thursday,  4/25 Study for Motion & Forces Test - Friday! Friday, 4/26 Enjoy weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 4/8 Answer EQ#8 Describe 3 energy transformations in the Roller Derby Lab. (5 lines) Report Card Envelopes - sign & return to HR Tuesday, 4/9 Voc Quiz #15 (169-174 plus review) - Thursday - STUDY Wednesday, 4/10 Voc Quiz #15 (169-174 plus review) - Thursday - STUDY Thursday,  4/11 Answer EQ#9 Explain the motion of a pendulum and why it eventually stops. (4 lines) Friday, 4/12 ENJOY SPRING BREAK! See you on Monday, 4/22.

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 4/1 Voc Quiz #14 (159-168 plus review words) STUDY! Tuesday, 4/2 Flashcards #170-174 Wednesday, 4/3 finish Newton's Laws Practice Thursday,  4/4 Voc Quiz #15 (169-174 plus review) - Thursday Friday, 4/5 Voc Quiz #15 (169-174 plus review) - Thursday

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 3/25 Answer EQ#6 - Compare balanced and unbalanced forces. (6 lines) Flashcards #163-165 Tuesday, 3/26 Sect Quiz Friction - finish in notebook Wednesday, 3/27 Flashcards #166-169 Voc Quiz #14 (159-168 plus review) Tuesday Thursday,  3/28 Finish Friction Comic Strip - in notebook Friday, 3/29 Voc Quiz #14 (159-168) Tuesday!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 3/18 Answer EQ#4 - What is speed? What variables are used to calculate speed? (4 lines) Tuesday, 3/19 Flashcards #159-160 Wednesday, 3/20 Answer EQ#5 - What is velocity? How is it related to speed? (4 lines) Flashcards #161-162 Thursday,  3/21 Study vocabulary. Friday, 3/22 Enjoy your weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 3/11 EQ#2 Explain how a lever helps make work easier.  Give 2 examples of levers you have used and how each made work easier. (4 lines) Voc Quiz #13 (148-158) - Friday, 3/15 Tuesday, 3/12 EQ#3 What are the 3 types of pulleys?  Describe a pulley that you used and how it was helpful.  (5 lines) Voc Quiz #13 (148-158) - Friday, 3/15 Wednesday, 3/13 Finish word search puzzle on page 11 (back of handout) Voc Quiz #13 (148-158) - Friday, 3/15 Thursday,  3/14 Voc Quiz #13 (148-158) - STUDY! Friday, 3/15 Enjoy your weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 3/4 Answer EQ#3 What are at least 3 places where you might be tempted to use E-cigarettes?  Provide at least 3 strategies to avoid E-cigarette use.  (5 lines) GENETICS NOTEBOOK DUE TOMORROW - up-to-date TOC, all pages with title & date beside page number, all EQ answered, completed work Tuesday, 3/5 Finish numbering pages in new notebook - upper, tip-top edge at red right margin Wednesday, 3/6 Flashcards #148-151 Thursday,  3/7 Answer EQ#1 Explain mechanical advantage and mechanical efficiency. (8 lines) TOMORROW  is an Early Release Friday, 3/8 EARLY RELEASE Voc Quiz #13 (148-158) on Friday, 3/15

This Week:
2/25 - 3/1/19

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 2/25 GENETICS UNIT TEST - STUDY! 3/1 Dollywood Final Payment Due. T-shirt form due! Tuesday, 2/26 3/1 Dollywood Final Payment Due. T-shirt form due! Wednesday, 2/27 Answer EQ#1 Discuss at least 1 harmful ingredient in E-cigarettes. What is it? How is it harmful? 3/1 Dollywood Final Payment Due. T-shirt form due! Thursday,  2/28 Genetics Notebook - make sure it is up-to-date: TOC, EQs answered, title/date each page, all work complete.  Notebook will be taken as a test grade. Friday, 3/1 Genetics Notebook due Tuesday, 3/5.

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 2/18 Answer EQ#2 - Explain how offspring that result from sexual reproduction (meiosis) have greater variation than offspring that result from asexual reproduction (mitosis). (10 lines) Flashcards #144 - 147 (If you didn't finish 140-143 in class on Friday they are also due tomorrow) Voc Quiz #12 (138- 147) Fri., 2/22 Tuesday, 2/19 Answer EQ#3 - Explain what a pedigree chart is and how it might be helpful. (5 lines  STUDY VOCABULARY: Voc Quiz #12 (138- 147) Fri., 2/22 Wednesday, 2/20 Midterms signed & returned to homeroom teacher STUDY VOCABULARY: Voc Quiz #12 (138- 147) Fri., 2/22  Genetics Study Guide given out in class today. Genetics Unit Test - Tues., 2/26 Genetics Notebooks due - Tue., 2/26 Thursday,  2/21 Study VOCABULARY: Voc Quiz #12 (138-147) TOMORROW NeoK12 Practice - Cell Division and Genetics  (Play the games as a review.  Remember you must go through King's Website, under web links.  The password is in your notebook on the title page.) Friday, 2/22 Genetics Unit Test - Tuesday., 2/26 Genetics Notebook - due Tues., 2/26

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 2/11 Finish Punnett Square Practice - notebook Tuesday, 2/12 Voc Quiz 11 (125-137) - STUDY Wednesday, 2/13 Check notebook: Up-to-date TOC, Titles & Dates on each page, all pages complete, EQ#1 answered Thursday,  2/14 NeoK12 Practice - Genetics  (Play the games as a review.  Remember you must go through King's Website, under web links.  The password is in your notebook on the title page.) Friday, 2/15 Flashcards #140-143 due Tuesday!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 2/4 -Flashcards #130-137 -COMPUTERS & CHARGERS in school tomorrow OR major referral (needed in preparation for NC Check-Ins on Wed & Thurs) -Voc Quiz #11 (125-137) - Fri Tuesday, 2/5 EQ#1 Answer:  Explain the relationship between chromosomes, genes, phenotype and genotype. (8 lines) Flashcards #138-139 NC Check-in ELA tomorrow Wednesday, 2/6 Finish Voc Crossword Puzzle Voc Quiz #11 (125-137) FRI   NC Check In Math tomorrow Thursday,  2/7 -Voc Quiz #11 (125-137) STUDY   NEW DATE FOR VOC QUIZ #11 - Wed., 2/13 Friday, 2/8 EARLY RELEASE - Enjoy your weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 1/28 Answer EQ Project: Explain how this project helps you to understand the connection between body systems and a real job.  (8 lines) Dollywood permission slip & payment due Fri., 2/1 Tuesday, 1/29 SNOW DAY - NO SCHOOL Wednesday, 1/30 Fnish numbering pages in Genetics notebook. Report Card envelope signed & return to homeroom Dollywood permission slip & payment due Fri., 2/1 Thursday,  1/31 Flashcards 125 -129   BE SURE TO LEARN VOCABULARY AS WE GO to help eliminate confusion and better understand content. Dollywood permission slip & payment due Fri., 2/1 Friday, 2/1 Voc Quiz #11 (125-137) - Fri., 2/8

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 1/21 MLK HOLIDAY - No School Tuesday, 1/22 No Homework - Students are working on an in-class project this week Wednesday, 1/23 No Homework - Students are working on an in-class project this week Thursday,  1/24 Work on health related profession project.  Directions and rubric are in notebook on page 90.  Notes should be written on pages 91-93 in notebook!!   Summarize and bullet notes in your own words!  Bibme.org directions are under web links on my website.  Bibme.org must be done for each website used for notes and pictures being used on slides.  Everyone must be ready for presentations to begin Monday, 1/28. Friday, 1/25 Work on health related profession project.  Directions and rubric are in notebook on page 90.  Notes should be written on pages 91-93 in notebook!!   Summarize and bullet notes in your own words!  Bibme.org directions are under web links on my website.  Bibme.org must be done for each website used for notes and pictures being used on slides.  Everyone must be ready for presentations to begin Monday, 1/28.

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 1/14 Body Systems Unit Test - Thursday, 1/17  - STUDY using your Study Guide pages 39-43 and notebook notes on each system.  Voc #85-124. Come prepared with any questions you'd like for us to discuss/go over. Tuesday, 1/15 Answer EQ#7 Describe one function of each part of the brain. (3 lines) Body Systems Unit Test - Thursday, 1/17 - STUDY Wednesday, 1/16 Body Systems Unit Test - Thursday, 1/17 - STUDY Thursday,  1/17 No homework! Friday, 1/18 EARLY RELEASE 1:00 P.M. Enjoy 3-day weekend! Decide on a health profession - top 3 choices - due for Tuesday

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 1/7 Flashcards #115-120 Study vocabulary nightly - quiz is on Friday (109-124) Tuesday, 1/8 Blood Flow Quiz - from memory - study page 66,  Colors of the Heart, in your notebook - Wednesday, 1/9 Flashcards #121-124 Study vocabulary nightly - quiz is on Friday (109-124) Thursday,  1/10 Voc Quiz #10 (109-124) STUDY! Friday, 1/11 Body Systems Unit Test - Thursday, 1/17 (date change due to 1/18 being an Early Release) - STUDY using your Study Guide pages 39-43 and notebook.  Come prepared with any questions you'd like for us to discuss/go over.

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 1/2 Flashcards #109-114 Blood Flow Quiz - Wed., 1/9 - Study page 66 notebook Thursday,  1/3 Answer EQ#4 Describe the 3 kinds of blood vessels. (6 lines) Finish Circulatory Study Guide (pages 39-43 using circulatory notes) Friday, 1/4 Blood Flow Quiz - Wed., 1/9 - Study page 66 in notebook Voc QUiz #10 (109-124) - Fri., 1/11 Body Systems Unit Test - Fri, 1/18

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 12/17 All GRADED make-up work due before winter break: -Digestive System Check-up -Voc Quiz #8 (85-97) -Voc Quiz #9 (98-108) -Body Systems Notebook - Major Grade Tuesday, 12/18 Enjoy winter break.  Have a safe holiday. See you on January 2, 2019 Wednesday, 12/19 12/19/18 - 1/1/19 WINTER BREAK Thursday, Friday,

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 12/10 SNOW DAY! Hope you're enjoying the snow. Flashcards # 104-108 - day we return Notebook Graded (major/test grade) - day we return Voc Quiz #9 (98-108) - Thursday Tuesday, 12/11 SNOW DAY! Hope you're enjoying the snow. Return signed midterms to homeroom - sent home last Thurs Flashcards # 104-108 - day we return      104. excretory system – system that collects waste produced by cells and removes it from the body       105. urinary system – organs that make, store, and remove urine       106. kidneys – pair of organs that filter water and wastes from blood and create urine       107. skin – largest organ of body, helps to remove excess water and salts from body through sweating       108. nephrons – surrounded by capillaries, this specific place in kidney is responsible for filtering the blood Notebook Graded (major/test grade) - day we return -Titles/Dates on each page -ALL 3 essential questions answered -completed notes/work on each page Voc Quiz #9 (98-108) - Thursday Wednesday, 12/12 Finish Excretory Study Guide Return signed midterms to homeroom - sent home last Thurs Thursday, 12/13 UPDATED 12/13/18 Finish Excretory Study Guide (notebook pages 39-43) Voc Quiz #9 (98-108) STUDY Friday, 12/14 Enjoy weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 12/3 Flashcards #98 - 103 12/3  Reproductive Health - Lesson 2 - King Tuesday, 12/4 Digestive Study Guide - complete Voc Quiz #8 (85-97) Fri., 12/7 Wednesday, 12/5 Digestive System Check-up - Study notes 12/5 Reproductive Health - Lesson 3 - King Thursday, 12/6 Midterms home - sign & return Voc Quiz #8 (85-97) - STUDY   12/6 Reproductive Health - Lesson 4 - King Friday, 12/7 Flashcards #104-108 due Tues., 12/11 BODY SYSTEMS NOTEBOOK - Major Grade -MONDAY, 12/10 -up-to-date TOC -Titles/Dates on each page -ALL essential questions answered -completed notes/work on each page

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 11/26 Flashcards #89 - 92 Skeletal System 11/26  Reproductive Health - all girls with Mrs. King                 -all boys with Ms. Webster for science lesson Tuesday, 11/27 Flashcards #93-97 11/27 ELA Check-In with homeroom Wednesday, 11/28 Study Guide - Muscular System 11/28 MATH Check-In with Homeroom Thursday, 11/29 Study Skeletal & Muscular Notes for check-up tomorrow 11/29 Reproductive Health - all boys with Ms. Webster                           - girls with Mrs. King for science lesson Friday, 11/30 Enjoy weekend! Voc Quiz #8 (85 -97)  Friday, 12/7 11/30 Reproductive Health - Ms. Webster's students only

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 11/19 Flashcards #85-88 Tuesday, 11/20 Enjoy Thanksgiving Break!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 11/12 Veterans Day - No school Tuesday, 11/13 Flashcards #77-84 EQ#5 Describe the structures for each organism (euglena, amoeba, paramecium, volvox) that allows it to move and take in food. (10 lines) Voc Quiz #7 (77-84 plus review words/organelles) - Thurs Cells Unit TEST - Fri - study using notebook & study guide EyeTime - Study session if you need extra help - get pass Wednesday, 11/14 Voc Quiz #7 (77-84 plus 12 review words/organelles) STUDY! Check-Up: Organisms p. 27 and Energy p. 26 - study Cells Test FRIDAY (regardless if there is a delay or no school on Thursday due to inclement weather) Thursday, 11/15 Cells Unit TEST - Fri - STUDY USING - notebook  - study guide - practice puzzle (back of notebook) - NeoK12 - play games under Cell Structure - Flashcards #59 - 84 Friday, 11/16 Flashcards #85-88

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 10/29 Voc Quiz #6 (59-63 plus review words) STUDY Tuesday,10/30 Cell organelles practice puzzle (back of notebook) Read over notes on pages 6 & 11 Wednesday, 10/31 Plant & Animal Crossword - notebook - finish EARLY RELEASE at 1:00 on Wed., 10/31 Thursday, 11/1 Cells puzzle practice Cells/Voc Quiz - Friday, 11/9 Friday, 11/2 Flashcards #77-80 due TUESDAY! Cells/Voc Quiz - Friday, 11/9

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 10/22 Flashcards #56-58 Voc Quiz #5 (44-58 plus review) STUDY! Tuesday,10/23 WEATHER UNIT TEST - 33 multiple choice - STUDY!! Wednesday, 10/24 Finish numbering pages in Life Science Notebook Thursday, 10/25 Flashcards #59-63 Friday, 10/26 Enjoy weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 10/15 Teacher Workday - NO STUDENTS Tuesday,10/16 Flashcards #50-54 Study Guide Sections 6 Wednesday, 10/17 Study Guide - Sections 7-8 Thursday, 10/18 Flashcards #55 Study Guide - Section 9 Friday, 10/19 Voc Quiz #5 (44-58) Tues., 10/23 Weather Unit Test - Wed., 10/24

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 10/8 Flashcards #44-45 Voc Quiz #4 (30-43) STUDY! Tuesday,10/9 Study Guide Sections 3-4 Wednesday, 10/10 Study Guide Section 5 (study guide on page 50; check notes on page 60 to help answer the study guide questions) Thursday, 10/11 Flashcards #46-49 Friday, 10/12 Enjoy Weekend

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 10/1 Flashcards #30-34 Return Midterm/Progress Reports - signed Tuesday,10/2 EQ#4 Explain how dew and and frost are formed. (6 lines) Flashcards #36 - 39 Wednesday, 10/3 Flashcards #40-43 Thursday, 10/4 EQ#5 What are the 3 conditions  (requirements) needed for a cloud to form?  (3 lines) Weather Study Guide - Sections 1-2 - answer in notebook PICTURE DAY tomorrow Friday, 10/5 Voc Quiz #4 (30-43) Tues., 10/9 - STUDY VOC

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 9/24 Flashcards #23-25 Voc Quiz #3 (21-29) Wed., 9/26 Atmosphere UNIT TEST - Fri., 9/28 Tuesday, 9/25 Voc Quiz #3 (#21-29 plus review words) - STUDY Wednesday, 9/26 Atmosphere Unit TEST - Fri., 9/28 STUDY Thursday, 9/27 Mid-Term Progress Reports - sign/return to homeroom Atmosphere Unit TEST - tomorrow! STUDY Friday, 9/28 Enjoy your weekend!

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 9/17 Flashcards #15-22 (#15-18 were given out on Friday) Study Guide - Section #3 due Wednesday Tuesday, 9/18 Study Guide Sections 3-4 Wednesday, 9/19 Study Guide Section #5 Voc Quiz #2 (words #11-20 plus 5 review words) Thursday, 9/20 Study Guide Sections #6 - 7 Flashcards #26-29  (words #23-25 will be given on Monday) MONTREAT - water bottle, tennis shoes, healthy snack if desired Friday, 9/21 Montreat Field Trip Voc Quiz #3 (21 - 29 plus review words) - Wednesday, 9/26

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 9/10 Answer EQ#3 (in notebook on page 4 or 5 or 6)   EQ#3  Explain why air temperature changes with altitude.  (6 lines)  (Use class notes from today to help you answer the question.) Voc Quiz #1 (words #1-10) - Thursday - begin studying Montreat Field Trip - \$35 plus 2 permission slips due by Wed Tuesday, 9/11 Make flashcards: Words #9-10 (quizlet or index cards/pencil) Voc Quiz #1 (words #1-10) - Thursday - begin studying Montreat Field Trip - \$35 plus 2 permission slips due by Wed Wednesday, 9/12 Voc Quiz #1 (words #1-10) STUDY - Quiz will be matching.  The definitions and a word bank are on the quiz. Thursday, 9/13 Make flashcards: Words #11-14 (quizlet or index cards/pencil)   Use the definition given in class...do not shorten the definition.  Some of your notes are part of the definition so you'll be studying for the unit test as you learn vocabulary. Friday, 9/14 Flashcards started in class and will be due on Tuesday.  You might want to go ahead and complete them.  Flashcards for Words #15-18 (quizlet or index cards/pencil)

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday,9/3 HOLIDAY - NO SCHOOL Computer sleeve needed: Target, Walmart, Office Depot - has some for \$19.99 Tuesday, 9/4 Answer EQ#1 Describe the composition of earth's atmosphere including gases, particles and water. (12 lines) Make Flashcards for Voc #1-2 (quizlet or pencil/index cards) Wednesday, 9/5 Answer EQ#2 Explain how you know air takes up space. (4 lines) Make flashcards for Voc #3-5 (quizlet or pencil/index cards) Thursday, 9/6 Make flashcards for Voc #6-8 (quizlet or pencil/index cards) Friday, 9/7 Voc Quiz #1 (words 1-10) - Thursday, 9/13

 DATE ASSIGNMENT Monday, 8/27 Student of Week form -complete Lab Safety Contract - signed by student & parent Supplies needed for Thursday, 8/30 -4 composition notebooks (100 sheets/200 pages, no spirals, sewn seams) -4 rolls scotch tape -Download quizlet.com for free OR purchase 175 index cards Lab Safety Test - Thursday, 8/30 Tuesday, 8/28 Return school forms Lab Safety Test - Thursday, 8/30 Supplies need for Thursday, 8/30 Wednesday, 8/29 Lab Safety Test - look over lab safety rules Supplies needed in class tomorrow Syllabus Home for parents - do not return Thursday, 8/30 Finish numbering FRONT pages in notebook  at tip-top edge beside upper red line right margin.  FOLLOW directions as given in class today. Lab Safety contract must be returned in order to participate in tomorrow's lab! Friday, 8/31 Enjoy the 3-day weekend!

 DATE DUE ASSIGNMENT Monday, Nov 14 Reproductive Health Day 1 - 7th grade girls Tuesday, Nov 15 Reproductive Health Day 1 - 7th grade boys Thursday, Nov 17 Flashcards #77-80 EQ#5 Explain how the cell membrane functions to maintain balance.  (7 lines) Thursday, Nov 17 Reproductive Health Day 2 - King classes Friday, Nov 18