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Welcome to 8th grade Physical Science and Physical Science Honors!  It's already time for the last nine weeks of middle school:(  Students will begin reviewing all middle school science to prepare for the state assessment.  Majority of the review will take place online at USA Test prep and at Floridastudents.  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 

 

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

FCAT Science Test Tuesday 4/26 

 

Honors Periods 3, 4, & 6 Important Dates:

 

FCAT Science Test Tuesday 4/26

 

 

Balancing Equations online review:

http://sciencespot.net/Pages/kdzchem.html

 

 

Science FCAT Review Sites:

http://www.floridastudents.org/#29|6|13076|0 - Florida Students web site.  Activities & tutorials to help assist in reviewing previous material.

http://www.usatestprep.com/member-login - USA Test prep web site.  Review questions & games to help assist in reviewing previous material.  Memeber log in ID is buffalo 48.

 

 

 

 

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.
 
 
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
 

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/

Science Is Fun 2 - 1st site for Chemistry Scavenger Hunt http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/ChemTime/ChemTime.html

Chem4Kids - 2nd site for Chemistry Scavenger Hunt http://www.chem4kids.com/files/atom_structure.html  at same site click on Names/Naming to get the next anwers

Quia! Chem Games - 3rd site https://www.quia.com/mc/65904.html

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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