~ Science 7

TERM 1:

CLIMATE CHANGE/GEOLOGY UNIT

  1. Climate Change Know/Wonder/Learn - DUE SEPT 10 PAST DUE
  2. Notes on "This Changes Everything" and "Addicted to Risk" - DUE SEPT 12 PAST DUE
  3. History of Earth - worksheet 1 - DUE SEPT 24 PAST DUE
  4. History of Earth - worksheet 2 - DUE SEPT 25 PAST DUE
  5. History of Earth - worksheet 3 - DUE SEPT 26 PAST DUE
  6. Strata timeline worksheet and questions - DUE OCT 15 PAST DUE
  7. Climate Change paper - DUE NOV 13 PAST DUE

Links from the political presentation related to the Green New Deal/The Leap Manifesto:

https://leapmanifesto.org/

https://theleap.org/portfolio-items/tour/

https://ocasio-cortez.house.gov/gnd

https://www.ndp.ca/power-to-change

 

TERM 2:

EVOLUTION UNIT

  1. Classification of Life worksheets (x2) - DUE DEC 10 PAST DUE
  2. Classification of Life - clade worksheet - DUE DEC 10 PAST DUE
  3. "Planet Dinosaur" notes - DUE DEC 19 PAST DUE (3 notes per episode of scientist findings: what they believe and the EVIDENCE for it. Notes should be on behaviours and unique physical adaptions, not height/weight)
  4. Adaptation worksheet - DUE JAN 24 PAST DUE
  5. "Hunter and Hunted" adaptation notes - DUE FEB 15 PAST DUE (5 notes on how predator and prey have adapted to hunt or escape. The video can be viewed here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00p1n00/life-7-hunters-and-hunted)
  6. Natural selection project - DUE MAR 1 PAST DUE

SCIENCE FAIR

  1. Week 1 (Jan 7-11): Come up with your topic idea. Ideally: come up with your testable question.
  2. Week 2/3 (Jan 14-18): Design your experiment
  3. Weeks 3/4 (Jan 21 – Feb 1): Plan your experiment - DUE FEB 1 PAST DUE
  4. Weeks5-7 (Feb 4 - 22): Run your experiment - PAST DUE

 

TERM 3:

SCIENCE FAIR CON'T

  1. Analyze and interpret experiment data. Create grafts.
  2. Create science fair display
  3. Classroom presentation of projects - APR 15 - PAST DUE
  4. School presentation - THURS, MAY 23 (last block) ALL WELCOME!

EVOLUTION UNIT CON'T

  1. Natural Selection project end activity - DUE MAR 6 PAST DUE
  2. Homologous Structures worksheet - DUE MAY 6 PAST DUE
  3. Embryology worksheet - DUE MAY 6 PAST DUE
  4. DNA worksheet - DUE MAY 6 PAST DUE
  5. Vestigial Structures - DUE MAY 6 PAST DUE
  6. Human Evolution - booklet #1 - DUE MAY 13 PAST DUE
  7. Human Evolution - booklet #2 - DUE MAY 13 PAST DUE

**IF YOU WERE ABSENT DURING THE WEEK OF APRIL 29-MAY2: Go to http://www.evolutionevidence.org/ and under the "Evidence Overview" tab, review all three of the drop down pages. This will help you with completing the 4 evidence for evolution worksheets.

    ELECTRICITY/MAGNETISM (upcoming)

    1. Electromagnetism stations work book - PAST DUE
    2. Alternative energy stations work book - PAST DUE

    CHEMISTRY (upcoming)

    1. Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures stations work book - PAST DUE
    2. Chemical Changes stations work book - PAST DUE

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