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Important Dates:
2/4 Field Trip to the aquarium


Endandgered species projects

Water Use Webquest



Date.......
Class Activities....................................................................
Homework.............................
Fri 5/16
NO SCHOOL

Thurs 5/15
B Day
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Renew a bean lab
Finish analysis questions due Monday
Wed 5/14
A Day
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Fossil fuel formation presentations
Coal, Conventional drilling oil, Tar sands, conventional drilling natural gas, fracking
- students take notes on their peers presentations.
None
Tue 5/13
B Day
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Fossil fuel formation project day 2 (finish power points and prepare for presentation)
project work if necessary
Mon 5/12
A Day
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Fossil fuel formation project
- in pairs students prepare power point presentation on the formation of assigned fossil fuel
project work if necessary
Fri 5/9
B Day
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Formation of fossil fuel packet: Worksheet D and Worksheet E
Finish calculation from worksheet E if you did not finish in class due Monday
Thurs 5/8
A Day
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Introduction to Energy Notes from textbook and from power point slides presented by Dr. Shepard
Formation of fossil fuel packet: Reading Worksheet C
Finish worksheet C due tomorrow
Wed 5/7
B Day
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Video Notes: Energy quest USA
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XewGkC-Smkw#t=66
None
Tues 5/6
A Day
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Introduction to energy unit (Chapter 11 black book)
video notes: Energy quest USA
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XewGkC-Smkw#t=66
track your energy. List all the energy you use from the time you leave school until bed.
Mon 5/5
B Day
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Waste Quiz -
Open note quiz, identify potential waste from a store/restuarant, choose 3 most important and explain why they are most important, identify environmental effects of the 3.

p. 515 in Frog book answer the "big question" using 4 pieces of evidence ( "quotes" ) from the text.
None
Fri 3/19
B Day
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What is your mercury level? Individual Computer Activity
Finish Analysis questions if you did not finish in class
Thurs 3/18
A Day
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Book Notes on types of pollution
Bioaccumulation Worksheet
Homework: What is your mercury level? NRDC calculator.
Wed 3/17
B Day
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Read p. 134-135 "Fight over the Pigeon River"
Analysis Questions - Use p. 134-135, 138
Finish for homework
Tues 3/16
A Day
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Bernie's Toes Continued
Finish Bernie's Toes Due Thursday
Mon 3/15
B Day
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Bernie's Toes Activity
Chapter 5.3 p. 142 #1-4 due Wed.
Fri 3/14
A Day
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Movie Friday
None
Thurs 3/13
B Day
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How safe is our groundwater? Lab
Finish lab analysis questions
Wed 3/12
A Day
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Movie Last Call at the Oasis
no homework
Tues 3/11
B Day
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Draw and describe the effects of dams
Movie Last Call at the Oasis
Chapter 5.2 p. 139 #1-4 due wednesday
Mon 3/10
A Day
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Draw and describe aquifers
Movie Last Call at the Oasis
Chapter 5.2 p. 139 1-4 due wednesday
Fri 3/7
B Day
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Finish Water use webquest
Start the video: Welcome to the Oasis
Finish water use webquest due Monday
Thurs 3/6
A Day
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Water use notes
Water use webquest (found above)

Wed 3/5
B Day
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Video: Equity of resource use in Bangalore India
Analysis Questions for video
Chapter 5.1 p. 130 #1-3 (bonus #4) Due Thursday
Finish Ecological Footprint Activity by Friday
Tues 3/4
A Day
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SNOW DAY Water Resources Notes

Mon 3/3
B Day
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SNOW DAY Chips of the trade activity and analysis questions

Fri 2/28
A Day
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Ecological Footprint Activity Finish

Thurs 2/27
B Day
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Quiz on population
Ecological Footprint Activity
Chapter 5.1. p.130 1-3 (bonus #4) Due Thursday because of snow days
Wed 2/26
B Day
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Questions about population? Review for quiz
Study Guide Work

Tues 2/25
B Day
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Finished Population: Building a Foundation Activity
Quiz Thursday on population, study guide due Thursday
Finish Building a Foundation Questions if not done by end of class
Mon 2/24
A Day
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Population: Building a Foundation Activity
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Chapter 13.3 Questions 1-3 (#5 extra credit) due Wed.
Quiz Thursday on population
Fri 2/21
B Day
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Video Friday: Overpopulated (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LvGBV0fjPo)
How is this different than the first population video we watched? Be specific.
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none
Thurs 2/20
A Day
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Population: Building a foundation Activity
none
Wed 2/19
B Day
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Finish Population Pyramids Introduction activity
Population: Building a foundation Activity
Finish graphs and analysis for population pyramids Introduction activity
Tues 2/18
A Day
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2 Hour Delay
Population Pyramids Introduction Activity
None
Mon 2/17
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NO SCHOOL

Fri 2/14
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NO SCHOOL

Thurs 2/13
B Day
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SNOW DAY

Wed 2/12
A Day
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Population Dynamics: Carrying Capacity
Stories behind the statistics
Chapter 13.3 section review #1, 2, 3, 5 (#4 extra credit)
Due Thursday
Tues 2/11
B Day
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Graphing Populations
Bacterial Population Curve
Chapter 13.3 section review #1, 2, 3, 5 (#4 extra credit)
Due Thursday
Mon 2/10
A Day
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Video: Overpopulated
Population Discussion


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Chapter 13.3 section review #1, 2, 3, 5 (#4 extra credit)
Due Thursday
Fri 2/7
B Day
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Video Friday: Overpopulated
Chapter 13.1 section review #1,2,3 (#5 extra credit)
Due Monday
Thurs 2/6
A Day
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Population Notes, Demographic transitions
Chapter 13.1 section review #1,2,3 (#5 extra credit)
Due Monday
Wed 2/5
B Day
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ICE DAY - NO SCHOOL
Aquarium trip handout due Tomorrow
Tues 2/4
A Day
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Field Trip - Aquarium
Aquarium trip handout due Thursday
Mon 2/3
B Day
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Go over handout for aquarium trip
Ecosystems from waterways
Begin populations vocabulary
Writing assignment endangered species due tomorrow
Fri 1/31
A Day
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Endangered Species project presentations
Writing assignment endangered species due Tuesday
Thurs 1/30
B Day
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Endangered Species project presentations

Wed 1/29
A Day
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FLEX DAY
Endangered Species Project work in classroom
Finish project and be ready to present
Tues 1/28
B Day
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Endangered Species Project work in classroom

Mon 1/27
A Day
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Endangered Species Project in library center/Student services
Work on project
Bring in field trip forms at LATEST by Wednesday
Fri 1/24
B Day
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Endangered Species Project Assign organisms and begin research
Work on project
Bring in field trip forms on Monday
Thurs 1/23
A Day
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2 hour delay
Organization of binders
Endangered Species Project Introduction

Wed 1/22
B Day
SNOW DAY