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Welcome to 8th grade Physical Science and Physical Science Honors!  WOW, later this year this amazing group of students will officially be in high school!!  For now it's time to move through our Chemistry units.  Please refer to the calendar for daily assignments that will be posted by the week under weekly assignments (please look at the appropriate class).  Students that are absent are advised to refer to the calendar for missed work.  Up coming important dates are always listed below. 

Mrs. Wiley 

 

New - Quizlet Homework/Review review for vocabulary grades - students must join the appropriate class.  Students must include their first name to get points.  Students click below to join.  Students must complete flashcards and test (until 100%) for vocabulary points.  Bonus points for completion of additional activities.  Most chapters students will take a vocabulary quiz on the due date of the vocabulary assignment unless it's a short chapter it will be incorporated into the chapter test.

1st Period Physical Science https://quizlet.com/join/Rz7XXhxnJ
2nd Period Physical Science https://quizlet.com/join/Hy6exyphQ 
7th Period Physical Science https://quizlet.com/join/jyZk3Jjp7 
3rd Period Physical Science Honors https://quizlet.com/join/fKNqpFY9g 
4th Period Physical Science Honors https://quizlet.com/join/4NxGaAk2P 
6th Period Physical Science Honors https://quizlet.com/join/zdENCAFZb 
 
  
New - Skyward Homework/Review - all homework will be posted by chapters online in Skyward.  Students will have a week or more depending on the length/difficulty of the chapter to complete.  They may use their books and class outline notes.  All questions will reinforce the content from class.  Students must use their log in numbers and passwords that they use to log into all school computers.
 
 

 

Regional Participants please work on all paperwork due by Friday 1/8 at the lastest or alternates may attend. 

Science Fair GOLD Bibliography - use the following web sites to help generate your sources into MLA format.  Add as much information as possible.  Put them A, B, C order in your Bibliography.

http://www.citationmachine.net/ - Citation Machine

http://www.bibme.org/ - Bib Me

Science Fair GOLD Forms-

https://member.societyforscience.org/document.doc?id=640 ISEF Forms - students must type all information except dates - leave dates blank

Science Fair GOLD Abstract Form: 

http://ssefflorida.com/uploads/3/6/1/3/3613458/2016_state_abstract.pdf State of Florida Official Abstract only this form can be used:)

Regional Registration/Entry Form:

http://ssefflorida.com/uploads/3/6/1/3/3613458/2016_florida_ssef_entry_revaug_31.pdf

Display and Safety Regulations:

https://student.societyforscience.org/intel-isef-display-and-safety-regulations#disreg

Mortality Report:

http://ssefflorida.com/uploads/3/6/1/3/3613458/2016_mortality_report_ssef.pdf

Human Informed Consent Verification Form:

http://ssefflorida.com/uploads/3/6/1/3/3613458/vicf_human_participants_form.pdf

  

 

School Schedule: 

 

Physical Science Periods 1, 2, & 7 Important Dates:

By Thursday 2/18 Chapter 6 Vocabulary  Online or old school - only on quizlet thsi chapter complete the flashcards and test (take until 100%). 

By Tuesday 2/23 Chapter 6 Homework Review due Online - students must complete the homework in their skyward account.  Students have a week for 20 questions.

Tuesday 2/23 Chapter 6 Test - students may comlete the online practice test for bonus points. 

 

Honors Periods 3, 4, & 6 Important Dates:

By Thursday 2/18 Chapter 5 Homework Review due Online - students must complete the homework in their skyward account.  Students have a week for 20 questions.

Thursday 2/18 Chapter 5 Test - students may comlete the online practice test for bonus points. 

By Friday 2/26 Chapter 6 Vocabulary  Online or old school - only on quizlet thsi chapter complete the flashcards and test (take until 100%). 

 
 
 
ALL Classes Online Textbook & Bonus Activities - 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 for all chapter tests.  Tests will not be available until we have completed all lessons in class.  This will help them prepare/study for all chapter tests.  The web site is - www.pearsonsuccessnet.com
 
Directions to log in -
Click on LOG IN
Username - type all lower case your first and last name with no spaces (a few students will have to add a 8 or 88 at the end of your last name)
Password - Buffalo8 (capital letter B only)

 Online Practice Test Instructions:

  1. After successful login, click on Things To Do (top right).
  2. The test will be waiting for you one week prior to the test date.
  3. The score will be sent to meJ
 
 
USA Test Prep - additional review online access www.usatestprep.com/
- go to log in and remember our ID is buffalo48
-use your user name and password provided. 
 
 
 
Periodic Table Resources:
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cool Science News and Information: 

https://student.societyforscience.org/additional-science-resources?pid=310

http://student.societyforscience.org/sciencenews-students

https://www.sciencenews.org/

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/

http://www.khanacademy.org/

http://www.fcatexplorer.com

  

Science Games:

http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/kidsite/#activity-slider

Alien Juice bar Acidic or Alkaline - http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/kidsite/portfolio/alien-juice-bar/

The pH factor - http://www.miamisci.org/ph/

http://www.edheads.org/

http://www.uen.org/7-12interactives/science.shtml

 

Please email me with any questions or concerns.    

Mrs. Wiley:)

 

Contact: Shelbie.Wiley@tvcs.org

PDF documents
Physical Science Honors Syllabus - Periods 2, 3, & 6
Physical Science Syllabus - Periods 1, 2, & 7
Regional Science Fair Parent Information - Times & Directions Included:)
Science Fair - Idea Websites
Science Fair Rough Plan - You many want to find more than one question
Wiley Science Fair Project Guide GREEN & GOLD - Step by step guide with examples & due dates:)

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