Middle School Science

6th Grade
Objective: We discussed the differences in ice and sediment cores. I showed them a video clip from Discovery Science on ice cores. We viewed so pics too. I then showed a video over the Polar Regions.
PASS: Same as yesterday
Reflection: Student are enjoying this very much!!!!!

7th Grade
Objective: Today we discussed the worksheets over cells. We discussed the differences between bacteria, animal, plant, protist, and fungus cells. We also used Discovery School to determine the difference between animal and plant cells.
PASS: Diversity of Life
Reflection: Test Friday

8th Grade
Objective: We discussed their worksheet from yesterday over minerals and rocks. I showed a Keynote presentation over minerals, rocks, and Mohs hardness scale.
PASS: Structure and Forces of the Earth
Reflection: none

7th Grade English
Objective: We discussed friendly letters again. Students wrote a friendly letter to their parents or someone that they care about. They also are making a Valentine Card for them!
PASS: The Writing Process, Friendly Letter