Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Week 1 - Properties of Matter

Learning is not attained by chance, 
it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.

~ Abigail Adams

Monday 8/29:
Due: Science Binder
In Class: Introductions and Course Overview, Register for Online Resources, Lab Safety Video, Lab Safety Quiz, Introduce Lab Equipment, Density of Cans
HW: Signed Contracts, Student information Survey, Learning Style Inventory

Tuesday 8/30:
Due:  Signed Contracts, Student information Survey, Learning Style Inventory
In Class: Density of Cans, Notes - Properties of Matter (NearPod)
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 8.1, 8.3 and answer questions on handout

Wednesday 8/31:
Due: Notes on Ch. 8.1, 8.3 and answer questions
In Class:  Finish notes, Lab - Density of Irregular Solids, Pre- Lab - Ups and Downs of Density
HW: Bring in Density Objects ziplock bag, Gizmo - Slice & Dice (pg 1 only)

To Register for Gizmos:
1. Go to www.explorelearning.com (see Gizmo Login link under class resources)
2.  Click on Login/Enroll in a Class (top right corner of page)
3. Enter Class Code:
             Block 1: B6AHJSAUL9
4. Click on the GREEN link to create an account.
5. Create your username and password (Record these in your Syllabus!)
6. Include an email address



Thursday 9/1:
Due: Density Objects in a ziplock bag, Gizmos - Density (pg. 1 only)
In Class: Finish Gizmo, Lab - Ups and Downs of Density, Review Lab Equipment, PreLab - Liquid Density
HW: Study Lab Equipment, Complete PreLab - Liquid Density, Density Quiz Study Guide

Friday 9/2:
Due: Know Lab EquipmentPreLab - Liquid Density, Density Quiz Study Guide
In Class: Lab Equipment Quiz, Lab - Liquid Density, Review for Quiz

Monday, June 6, 2016

School Starts Aug. 29th!

You will need the following items for Physical Science:
 - A 2 inch, 3 ring binder with a clear-view cover and pockets
 - at least 5 dividers with tabs (Business, Notes, Classwork, Labs/Gizmos, and Study Guides)
 - loose-leaf lined paper (spiral notebooks are acceptable)
 - graph paper
 - Calculator (scientific or graphing)
 - #2 pencils (mechanical pencils are preferred)
 - 1 black, blue, and red pen
 - highlighter
- 1 pack of 3x5 index cards
 - book cover (paper covers are preferred)
 - colored pencils (optional)
 - colored pens (optional)

Binders will be graded periodically during class.

Questions?  Please contact me at eryn.sutterlin@bayschoolsohio.org

FREE Apps for Class: Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google Docs, and NearPod.  Students may find these helpful but they are not required for class.

I look forward to meeting parents at Open House!  
Parent Handout
Course Syllabus