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SCIENCE 8

UNIT 1: BIOLOGY

WED FEB 1

  1. Welcome to Room 109

  2. Science 8 Curriculum Review

  3. "Science" Title Page

  4. Course Outline

  5. Data Booklet

  6. Room 109 Safety Tour

  7. "Getting to Know You" Survey

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

  9. HW: bring a highlighter to class tomorrow

THU FEB 2

  1. Lab Safety Booklet​

  2. Lab Safety Skits - work time

FRI FEB 3

  1. Lab Safety Skits - performances

  2. HW: lab safety worksheets p.8-11

MON FEB 6

  1. Review Homework

  2. Kahoot: lab safety symbols

  3. Lab Safety Quiz

  4. ​​​Chapter 1 Title Page: Biology

  5. Biology Study Guide

  6. Textbook Sign-out & Introduction

TUE FEB 7

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Characteristics of Life

WED FEB 8

  1. Review HW

  2. Cell Theory​

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

THU FEB 9 (TTOC)

  1. Review HW

  2. Quiz #1

FRI FEB 10 (TTOC)

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Types of Cells

  3. Colouring Worksheet

MON FEB 13

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

  2. Cells Project​ - due Wednesday

TUE FEB 14

  1. Cells Project - work time

WED FEB 15

  1. Cells Project - work time

THU FEB 16

  1. Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration​​

  2. ​​Photosynthesis:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMiPYHNNg28

  3. Cellular Respiration:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJ9Zjc-jdys

FRI FEB 17

  1. Pro-D Day - No School

MON FEB 20

  1. Family Day - No School

TUE FEB 21​

  1. ​Review HW​

  2. Quiz #2

WED FEB 22

  1. Grade 8 Meeting - Assembly

THU FEB 23

  1. Review Quiz

  2. Care and Use of Compound Light Microscopes​

  3. Microscope Drawings

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

FRI FEB 24

  1. Using a Microscope Activity
     

MON FEB 27​

  1. Micro-Organisms Booklet

  2. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=384OtkgB2Wc

TUE FEB 28

  1. Review HW

  2. Immune System​

WED MAR 1

  1. Review HW

  2. Immune System Project​

THU MAR 2

  1. Vaccinations & Antibiotics

FRI MAR 3 (TTOC)

  1. Study Day

  2. Practice Test

MON MAR 6

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #3

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

TUE MAR 7

  1. Tea Project/Native Plants

  2. Inquiry Project: outbreaks of disease

WED MAR 8

  1. Chapter 1 Test

THU MAR 9

  1. Unit Reflection

UNIT 2: CHEMISTRY

 

FRI MAR 10

  1. Water Bottle Demonstration

  2. The Scientific Method​
     

MON MAR 13

  1. Describing Matter

TUE MAR 14

  1. Conservation of Mass Lab

WED MAR 15

  1. Review

THU MAR 16​

  1. Quiz #1

FRI MAR 17

  1. Slime Lab

SPRING BREAK

MON APR 3

  1. Density

TUE APR 4

  1. Density Extra Practice

WED APR 5

  1. Density Tower Lab

THU APR 6

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #2

 

OLD DATES

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​


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

  3. Practice Test

 

MON DEC 5

  1. Blue Light Worksheet

TUE DEC 6

  1. Blue Light Poster: create a digital 8.5"x11" poster to put up around our school explaining to your peers the beneficial and harmful effects of blue light.

WED DEC 7

  1. Study

THU DEC 8

  1. Chapter 3 Test

FRI DEC 9​

  1. Unit Reflection

MON DEC 12

  1. Sheep Eye Dissection

UNIT 4: EARTH SCIENCE

TUE DEC 13

  1. Introduction to Earth Science

  2. Study Guide

  3. Temperature, Heat, and Thermal Energy Notes

WED DEC 14

  1. Heat Transfer Notes

THU DEC 15​

  1. Indoor Track Meet

FRI DEC 16

  1. Heat Transfer Task: due upon return from winter break

  2. Work Time

WINTER BREAK

MON JAN 2

  1. No School

TUE JAN 3

  1. Review Heat Transfer
    Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YK7G6l_K6sA

  2. Heat Transfer Projects DUE TODAY

WED JAN 4​

  1. Quiz #1

  2. Work Time - Study Guide

THU JAN 5

  1. Continental Drift Theory

  2. Pangaea Project

FRI JAN 6

  1. Review Quiz #1

  2. Plate Tectonic Theory

MON JAN 9

  1. Review HW

  2. Quiz #2

  3. Plate Boundary Features start

TUE JAN 10

  1. Review Quiz #2

  2. Plate Boundary Features finish

  3. Layers of the Earth Booklet

Core Sampling Activity?

WED JAN 11

  1. Earthquakes

THU JAN 12

  1. Volcanoes

  2. STORY: https://www.nisgaanation.ca/volcano

FRI JAN 13

  1. Review

  2. Plate Tectonics Poster

MON JAN 16

  1. Review

  2. Quiz #3

  3. Practice Test

TUE JAN 17

  1. Review Quiz #3

  2. study

WED JAN 18

  1. Self-Assess Plate Tectonic Poster

  2. Study Day

  3. Bingo

  4. Board Game

  5. Kahoot

THU JAN 19

  1. Chapter 4 Test

FRI JAN 20

  1. Unit Reflection​

  2. Final Exam Prep Booklet

MON JAN 23

  1. Study Day​: Biology

TUE JAN 24

  1. Study Day​: Chemistry

WED JAN 25

  1. Study Day: Physics

THU JAN 26

  1. Study Day​: Earth Science

FRI JAN 27

  1. Final Exam @ 8:50AM - 11:00AM

MON JAN 30

  1. No Class

TUE FEB 1

  1. No Class

WED FEB 2​

  1. Semester 2 Starts

GOOD LUCK IN YOUR NEXT SEMESTER CLASSES :)

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