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SCIENCE 8

UNIT 1: BIOLOGY

TUE SEP 6

  1. Welcome to Room 109

  2. Science 8 Curriculum Review

 WED SEP 7

  1. "Science" Title Page

  2. Course Outline

  3. Data Booklet

  4. "Getting to Know You" Survey

  5. Lab Safety Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEIXRLcC6RA 

  6. HW: bring a highlighter to class tomorrow

THU SEP 8

  1. Lab Safety Booklet​

  2. Room 109 Safety Tour

  3. Lab Safety Skits - work time

  4. HW: lab safety worksheets p.8-9

FRI SEP 9

  1. Lab Safety Skits - performances

  2. HW: lab safety worksheets p.10-11

MON SEP 12

  1. Review Homework

  2. Kahoot: lab safety symbols

  3. Lab Safety Quiz

  4. ​​​Chapter 1 Title Page: Biology

  5. Textbook Introduction

TUE SEP 13

  1. New Seating Plan

  2. Chapter 1 Guiding Questions & Vocabulary

  3. Characteristics of Life

WED SEP 14

  1. Review HW

  2. Cell Theory​

THU SEP 15

  1. Review HW

  2. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQPVXrV0GNA

  3. Quiz #1

FRI SEP 16

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Types of Cells

  3. Colouring Worksheet

  4. HW: start working on the study guide and vocabulary

MON SEP 19

  1. No School - National Day of Mourning

TUE SEP 20

  1. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zafJKbMPA8

  2. Cells Project​ - due Thursday

WED SEP 21

  1. Cell Project - work time

THU SEP 22

  1. Work Time

FRI SEP 23​

  1. Cell Project Display​

  2. Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration​​

  3. ​​Photosynthesis:
    youtube.com/watch?v=uixA8ZXx0KU&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=1,

  4. Cellular Respiration:
    youtube.com/watch?v=4Eo7JtRA7lg&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=8,


MON SEP 26

  1. Review HW​

  2. Quiz #2

TUE SEP 27

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Care and Use of Compound Light Microscopes​

WED SEP 28

  1. HW: Microscope Drawings

  2. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLKZ95aHqE4

THU SEP 29

  1. Micro-Organisms Booklet

  2. Using a Microscope Activity

FRI SEP 30

  1. No School - National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

MON OCT 3

  1. Review HW

  2. Immune System​

  3. HW: finish 1.4 booklet, read text p51 & classify pictures

TUE OCT 4

  1. Review HW

  2. Immune System Project​

WED OCT 5

  1. Vaccinations & Antibiotics

THU OCT 6

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #3

FRI OCT 7

  1. Tea Project/Native Plants

  2. Inquiry Project: outbreaks of disease

 

MON OCT 10

  1. No School - Thanksgiving

TUE OCT 11

  1. Study Day

  2. Textbook Review: P82 #3, 5, 7, 15, 26, 27

WED OCT 12

  1. Review Quiz

THU OCT 13

  1. Chapter 1 Test

FRI OCT 14

  1. Unit Reflection

UNIT 2: CHEMISTRY

 

MON OCT 17

  1. Introduction to Chemistry

  2. Slime Lab

TUE OCT 18

  1. The Scientific Method​

WED OCT 19

  1. Parent Teacher Interviews - Block Rotation: 4, 5, 1

THU OCT 20​

  1. Describing Matter

FRI OCT 21

  1. No School - Pro-d Day

 

MON OCT 24

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #1

TUE OCT 25

  1. Density

WED OCT 26

  1. Inquiry Day - Block Rotation: 5, 1, 2

  2. Density Extra Practice

THU OCT 27

  1. Density Tower Lab

FRI OCT 28

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #2

 

MON OCT 31

  1. Lava Lamp Lab

TUE NOV 1

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Kinetic Molecular Theory Notes​

WED NOV 2

  1. Atomic Theory

THU NOV 3

  1. Subatomic Particles​

FRI NOV 4

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #3​

 

ARCHIVE - OLD DATES


MON NOV 7

  1. Periodic Table​

TUE NOV 8

  1. Review

  2. Quiz

  3. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0RRVV4Diomg&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=11&t=588s

WED NOV 9

  1. Bohr Models

THU NOV 10

  1. Practice Test

  2. Study Guide

FRI NOV 11

  1. Remembrance Day - No School

MON NOV 14

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Study Day

TUE NOV 15

  1. Chemistry Test

WED NOV 16

  1. Unit Reflection

 

UNIT 3: PHYSICS

THU NOV 17

  1. Introduction to Physics - Study Guide

  2. Pepper's Ghost Lab - Demo

  3. Video 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHU1UVsuMxw

  4. Video 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TcqyoYfHIFM&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=22

  5. Hologram: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uftu0RaIDkw&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=12

FRI NOV 18

  1. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUZkE1vIvIA&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=21&t=2s

  2. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwfJPc-rSXw&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=20

  3. Electromagnetic Radiation Notes

MON NOV 21

  1. Electromagnetic Spectrum Project

TUE NOV 22

  1. Poster Display

  2. Quiz #1

WED NOV 23

  1. Making Sense of Models Notes

THU NOV 24

  1. Behaviours of Light Notes

  2. Waves Practice

FRI NOV 25

  1. Mirrors & Lenses Notes

 

MON NOV 28

  1. Finish Notes

  2. Work Time

  3. Eye Dissection Lab

  4. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2FqyVDX0SM&list=PLYGeDCQTodkD2qBCtZrUobJ3l08XF2Gm4&index=5

TUE NOV 29

  1. Mirrors & Lenses Lab - due today

WED NOV 30

  1. Inquiry Day - No Class

THU DEC 1

  1. ​MADD presentation

FRI DEC 2

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #2

 

MON DEC 5

  1. Blue Light Worksheet

TUE DEC 6

  1. Blue Light Poster

WED DEC 7

  1. Practice Test

THU DEC 8

  1. Study Day

FRI DEC 9​

  1. Chapter 3 Test

MON DEC 12

  1. Unit Reflection

TUE DEC 13​

  1. Sheep Eye Dissection

UNIT 4: EARTH SCIENCE

WED DEC 14​

  1. Introduction to Earth Science

  2. Study Guide

  3. Temperature, Heat, and Thermal Energy Notes

THU DEC 14​

  1. Heat Transfer Notes

FRI DEC 15​

  1. Work Time

  2. Heat Transfer Task: pictures from home over break

  3. Review HW