As we move through the second semester please remember to replenish your student's school supplies. I have many students coming to class without paper or a pencil. Thank you for your support.
graders are now in their last month of Middle School and they are very
excited.In the first week of May we
will be doing our Slime Week.This is a
continuation of the Chemistry Unit and polymers.For the remainder of May we will be reviewing
material that we covered at the beginning of the year in an effort to help them
prepare for high school.
go into the last month we will be learning about Ecology.We will be covering energy roles, symbiotic
relationships, and populations.The
last week and a half of school we will be reviewing for the end of course exam.The last week of school the students not
going on the Florida Keys field trip will be completing an Adopt-an-Insect
Please continue to encourage your student to
study regularly and complete homework on time.I give extra credit to students for studying the online flash cards and
taking the online practice tests.
Online Textbook & Bonus
Activities - Students will be given an access code for
their class period during the first week of school (they are also located below
by class periods). They must register using the instruction sheet that
will be provided (located below). At the web site students will find
their textbook online and additional activities to reinforce what they are
learning in the classroom. They will also have the opportunity to get bonus points on vocabulary quizzes if they test themselves prior with
the online flashcards (they must have a parent witness and sign off).
This will help them prepare/study for all vocabulary quizzes. One week
prior to the chapter tests students will have access to the online chapter
practice test. They will also have the opportunity to get bonus points on for all
chapter tests. Again, this
will help them prepare/study for all chapter tests. The web site is - www.pearsonsuccessnet.com