Week of May 26

Hello! For this week there is only one project for you to work on. You will be working on your final design for the doghouse. The assignments is worth 20 points total. You can also earn 5 extra credit points by incorporating evaporative cooling into your design. Here is how you can organize your time this week:
Tuesday: Exterior design
Wednesday: Interior design
Thursday: Big Blue Button 3pm
Friday: Written summary about design

I will also be getting caught up on grading this week. Please email me with any questions!

Week of May 18

Looking forward to a new week! These are the assignments to work through this week.

Monday: AOW Text Dependent Questions
Tuesday: Doghouse Design Selection
Wednesday: AOW Text Dependent Questions
Thursday: Class Video Chat on BBB

I will work on grading last weeks work between Monday and Wednesday. If you notice I’ve made an error in the grade book after Wednesday please let me know!

Mid-Week Update!

I hope everyone has had a great start to their week so far! I am finishing up grading last weeks assignments. Please email me if you notice any errors.

Reminder: Class video chat tomorrow (May 14) on Big Blue Button at 3 and 3:30. Just a 20 minute check-in to see how you are doing and answer questions you have about the work. Hope to see you then!

Week of May 11

Hello! I hope you all enjoyed a restful weekend! This weeks work will be similar to last weeks work. There are only two days of work for Article of the Week, a lesson about conductors and insulators, and Friday Journal.

Monday: AOW Prediction/Summary
Tuesday: Conductors and Insulators Webquest
Wednesday: AOW Text Dependent Questions
Thursday: Video Conference on Big Blue Button
Friday: Friday Journal

I will catch up on grading last weeks assignments between Monday and Wednesday this week! Thank you all for your patience. I am so proud of you all and your hard work!

Week of May 4

Hello everyone! I hope you enjoyed your weekend. Here is an overview of what you will be doing for science this week.

Monday: Prediction/Summary of AOW
Tuesday: ‘No Such Thing as Cold’ Activity
Wednesday: AOW Questions
Thursday: Video Chat
Friday: Article of the Week

I will be updating the grade book at the start of this week. Please give me until Wednesday to make updates. Remember there are over 100 of you and only 1 of me, so it takes me some time to give you all feedback.

Looking forward to another great week!

Week of April 27

Hello my dear students! Who is ready for another week of fun in science class?! I know I am! Here is what you can expect for the week ahead!

Monday: Article of the Week
Tuesday: Transfer of Energy Multiple Choice Activity
Wednesday: Video & Fill in the Blank Activity about Evaporation
Thursday: Video Chat on iLearn
Friday: Friday Journal

I will be posting directions on how to do the video chat on iLearn later in the week. I am also hoping to get caught up on grading for last week by this Wednesday, if after Wednesday you notice an error with your grade let me know!

Finally, Happy Ramadan to all those celebrating! May this month bring joy and good health to you all!

*Don’t forget Chromebook distribution tomorrow at Woodworth from 12-2

Chromebooks!

We hope this message finds you all in good health. Woodworth Middle School will be handing out chromebooks to students who still need technology on Monday, April 27th from 12-2Parent and student ID must be present in order to get a chromebook. We will be handing chromebooks out off of Hubbard Drive facing Greenfield – Door #7.  We are asking everyone to stay in their car and drive up waiting for directions from our volunteers.  We ask everyone to adhere to the strict guidelines of social distancing in order to protect our families and our volunteers.  

Week of April 20

Hello everyone! I hope this post finds each of you well. This post is intended to update you on what to expect for my class this week. The schedule of the class will be the same as last week and we will be continuing to investigate the transfer of thermal energy. There are assignments to complete each day of the week. Make sure you are devoting 20 minutes of your day to this class!

Monday: Article of the Week assigned

Tuesday: AOW & Lesson 5 Part 3 (Analyzing data and graphs)

Wednesday: AOW & Lesson 5 Part 4 (Modeling molecular transfer of energy)

Thursday: AOW & Google Hangout (Attend at 11:30am or 1:30pm)

Friday: AOW & Friday Journal

Grading Update:

As of now, I will be putting grades into the gradebook based on the completion of assignments not on correctness. I will be typing up feedback regarding responses on Google Classroom so make sure you are looking at that. If this changes I will let you know.

Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns! Take care!