Homework: Look up your field trip group number on the homework blog - GOOD JOB!
|Ms. Hazen - 7th Grade Science||
Due - Did you start reviewing Chapter 7 for our upcoming Exam?
A Whale of a Problem
Finish Creating the Study Guide - Make copies!
Vocabulary Card Games (Matching)
Work on the Study Guide
Study For the Test!!! (Use our Study Guide and the book study guide on Page 259-261)
Due - Fossil Comic
Review Fossil Types and Share Comics
Classification (Chapter 7.4)
Please pick an organism and look up it's Classification (Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species). Bring in a picture of the animal (printed or drawn) and it's classification. For an example see page 252 in your textbook. (Do not use the textbook example for your homework!).
Due - Telltale Molecules
Hand back papers - grading period ends on THURSDAY!
CN Fossil Formation
Fossil Formation Comic
-Use our notes and pages 236-237 and create a comic showing how ONE of the four types of fossils is formed.
Due- Homologous Structures
Hand back papers
Quiz/Check Aeries (write missing assignments in your planner!)
Share Homologous Structures
Finish critical thinking questions
CN Evidence for evolution
Tell Tale Molecules
Picking Partners for the Field Trip
Finish Tell Tale Molecules
Partner card for the field trip is DUE FRIDAY (I will make groups over the weekend).
due: Notebook Check
Articles on Evolution
Evidence for Evolution Detectives
Identifying homologous structure
Homework: Finish Identifying homologous structure worksheet
Due - Smork Comic
Share Evolution Comics
Video - Your Inner Fish (Complete worksheet & Analysis questions and turn in)
Start Reading Articles on Evolution (if time)
There will be a notebook check next class (Bring your notebook, make sure everything is in it and listed properly in the table of contents).
Due - Permission Slip (by Friday) and Picnicia Minor Smork Lab
Collect Permission slip
Correct Smork Lab
Picnicia Major Data Analysis
Smork Comic Strip
Homework - Smork Comic Strip
**Please be sure to include: starting with all 2 tined forks, the drought and what happens, the mutations (1 and 4 tine) and what happens to the population after the mutations, and what the smork population looks like at by the end. Some words you might use while describing what happens on the island are: mutation, slima bean, adaptation, drought, competition, survive, die, reproduce, shmork etc. Be sure you show survival of the fittest (natural selection) throughout the comic.