Welcome to 8th grade Physical Science and Physical Science Honors! I'm so excited to get started on our voyage through the basics of Physics and Chemistry. The first topics for both classes will be on scientific understandings and our society. Honors will also begin working on science fair. 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.
PI Donations Needed - Lab Supplies - index cards, veg. oil, anacid tablets, food coloring
Monday 9/7No School - Labor Day
Tuesday 9/8 - Mid Point Check 1st 9 Weeks
Friday 9/25 - Founder's Day
Physical Science Periods 1, 2, & 7 Important Dates:
Thursday 9/3 Chapter 2 Vocabulary Quiz - students may complete online flashcards or make their own for bonus points.
Thursday 9/10 Chapter 2 Test - students may complete the online practice test for bonus points.
Honors Periods 3, 4, & 6 Important Dates:
Wednesday 9/9 Chapter 2 Vocabulary Quiz - students may complete online flashcards or make their own for bonus points.
Monday 9/14 Chapter 2 Test- students may complete the online practice test for bonus points.
ALL ClassesOnline Textbook & Bonus Activities - Access with be provided soon. 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
Directions to log in -
1. Click on LOG IN
2. 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)
3. Password - Buffalo8 (capital letter B only)
4. Practice test - click on TO DO on the first page you go to after log in