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All students will be required to have 2 composition notebooks at the start of class this year.  The interactive notebook will be their journal for this class. It will account for everyday and all work done in class. Students' interactive notebooks will be kept in class unless there is assigned homework or the student checks our their notebook (rules for checkout are found below).  There will be a 5 pt penalty for notebooks that are not returned.  Interactive notebooks are a verifiable account of work done, and it is a venue for communication between teacher and parent.  Students will be allow to take the notebook home for 48 hours prior to all tests in order to prepare.  First, day for the interactive notebook will be Aug. 13th., any days missing after that will be deducted from the project grade.   ALL INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS WILL RECEIVE A PROJECT GRADE EVERY QUARTER.


Note - The Interactive Notebook can be checked out from the Science class based on the following rules:

Monday - Thursday : daily for a 24 hour period (must be returned each day for class)

48 hours prior to any schedule tests (usually Wednesday - Friday)

*(Weekends: Only with parent request written and signed on teacher’s side of notebook: teacher side is left side and student side is right)


01/08                        GMAS prep

01/09                        GMAS prep

01/10                        Energy Transfer/Electromagnetic(EM) Spectrum

01/11                        EM Spectrum

01/14                        Wireless Communication

01/15                        Visible Light/Frequency & Color

01/16                        Visible Light/Lens & Mirrors

01/17                        Speed of Light thru mediums

01/18                        Color Vision/Molecule&Light/Wave-String Labs

01/22                        Color Vision/Molecule&Light/Wave-String Labs

01/23                        How does a beam of light travel? - Lab
01/24                        Speed of light vs Speed of Sound

01/25                        Speed of light in different materials

01/26                        Speed of sound through various mediums

01/28                        Review of Wave Test

01/29                        EM/Light/Sound waves test notes

01/30                        Review for Test on Electromagnetic Waves/Light (cont)

01/31                        Chapter Test on EM/Light/Sound

02/01                        Phenomena 

02/04                        Black History Scientists

02/05                        Introduction of Forces and Motion

02/06                        Reference point/Speed/Avg Speed/Velocity/Accel

02/07                        Comparison of Circle to Square - Velocity/Acceleration

02/08                        Assessment Chap 9, Secs 1 - 3

02/11                        Newton's 1st and 2nd Laws of Motion

02/12                        Newton's 3rd Law of Motion/Friction (4 types)

02/13                        Forces and Motion Graphic Organizer

02/14                        Graphing Motion

02/19                        Review of Graphing and Graphic Organizer

02/20                        Study Hall/Black History Project