Earth Science … the First 10 Days!!!

August 18th, 2016

Hello, students!

Here is what we are doing in Earth Science the first ten days:

Monday, August 22nd - TEACHER INSERVICE. NO SCHOOL. OPEN HOUSE 6:30-8 PM.

Tuesday, August 23rd - New Seats! Introduce blog (http://mhs.molineschools.org/kanderso/). Discuss needed materials (a composition notebook (NO spiral) and a writing utensil). Pick up yellow Earth Science Textbook. Complete and turn in All About You Sheet (AAYS 2016). Begin Question of the Day Sheet (ESQOTD B 2009) with Question #1. Begin Textbook Scavenger Hunt Activity (ESTSH 2014). Homework: Read Section 26.2 in yellow textbook for Thursday.

Wednesday, August 24th -  Question of the Day #2. Finish Textbook Scavenger Hunt Activity (Not done? It's HOMEWORK due TOMORROW!!!).  Begin the Chapter 26.2 Movements of the Earth Circling Activity (ESC26.2Obj (2014)). Homework: Read Section 26.2 in yellow textbook for Thursday.

Thursday, August 25th - Question of the Day #3. Introduce Round Table Cooperative Learning Structure. Round Table Seasons Discussion. Complete, discuss, and turn in the Activity What Do You Know About Seasons Using the Round Table Structure (C26.1 WDYKAS). Missed the Activity? Click here for the makeup ... C26.1 WDYKASmu. Check and turn in the Textbook Scavenger Hunt Activity. Continue the Chapter 26.2 Movements of the Earth Circling Activity. Begin the "Hemispheres" Packet.

Friday, August 26th - Question of the Day #4. Finish Chapter 26.2 Movements of the Earth Circling Activity AND the "Hemispheres" Packet.(Not done? It's HOMEWORK due TUESDAY!!!). Homework: Do 26.2 EC X Word due on or before Wednesday, September 3rd. 

Monday, August 29th - Question of the Day #5. DVD: Bill Nye the Science Guy: Seasons (10 Questions with Answers.). Missed the video? Click here and take 10 good notes ... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seasons Do 26.2 EC X Word.  Homework: Finish Chapter 26.2 Movements of the Earth Circling Activity AND the "Hemispheres" Packet (due TUESDAY!!!). Do 26.2 EC X Word due on or before Wednesday, September 3rd.

Tuesday, August 30th - Question of the Day #6.  Check and turn in Chapter 26.2 Movements of the Earth Circling Activity AND the "Hemispheres" Packet. Homework: Handouts: 26.2 Review Sheet (C26.2 RS) and Chapter 26.2 Supplemental Review (C26.2 SR). Whatever you write on these handouts, you may use on the Quiz on Wednesday, September 3rd! Do 26.2 EC X Word due on or before Wednesday, September 3rd.

Wednesday, August 31st - Question of the Day #7. Complete In Depth Investigation: Earth Sun Motion (C26.2 GSL AS/C26.2 GL). Homework: Handouts: 26.2 Review Sheet and Chapter 26.2 Supplemental Review. Whatever you write on these handouts, you may use on the Quiz on Wednesday, September 3rd! Do 26.2 EC X Word due on or before Wednesday, September 3rd.

Thursday, September 1st - Question of the Day #8. Complete In Depth Investigation: Interpreting a Shadow Line (C26.2 SL). Homework: Handouts: 26.2 Review Sheet and Chapter 26.2 Supplemental Review. Whatever you write on these handouts, you may use on the Quiz on Wednesday, September 3rd! Do 26.2 EC X Word due on or before Wednesday, September 3rd.

Friday, September 2nd - Question of the Day #9. Discuss Terms tricks (26.2 Term Tricks)(C26.2 Term Tricks). Check and turn in In Depth Investigations: Earth Sun Motion and Interpreting a Shadow Line. Homework: Handouts: 26.2 Review Sheet and Chapter 26.2 Supplemental Review. Whatever you write on these handouts, you may use on the Quiz on Wednesday, September 7th! Do 26.2 EC X Word due on or before Wednesday, September 7th.

Have a great week!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314 before and after school if you need help!!! 

Chemistry … the First 10 Days!!!

August 18th, 2016

Hello, students!

Here is what we are doing in Chemistry the first ten days:

Monday, August 22nd - TEACHER INSERVICE. NO SCHOOL. OPEN HOUSE 6:30-8 PM.

Tuesday, August 23rd - New Seats! Introduce blog (http://mhs.molineschools.org/kanderso/). Discuss needed materials (a one inch ring binder, a Science Notebook with graph paper squares, a scientific calculator with an "EE" or "EXP" button, and a pen). Pick up Flinn Safety Contract and Measuring Worksheet. Introduce Guidelines for Measuring (GUIDELINESFORMEASURING-15). Begin Measuring Worksheet (letters a and b). Take the Science Growth Pretest. Homework: READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract (handout), take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP (Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, September 1st.).

Wednesday, August 24th - Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Complete Chemistry Scavenger Hunt (CSH). Check Measuring Worksheet letter bs and Chemistry Scavenger Hunt. Homework: Finish Measuring Worksheet (letters c and d)(due Fri). READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract, take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP (Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, September 1st.).

Thursday, August 25th - Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Pick up Chemistry Information Sheet, black Chemistry Textbook, and MHS Chemistry 1st Semester Workbook. Complete and turn in Chemistry Information Sheet (Chemistry Student Information Sheet Fall). Begin E-1 Metric Measurement Notes (basic prefixes/"move the dot"). Homework: Finish Measuring Worksheet (letters c and d)(due Fri). Read E-1 Metric Measurement in Workbook for Friday (and see Workbook for textbook pages)(E-01-15 ss). Complete E-1 Practice Problems 1-3 ALL and 4-5 "odd letters" (i.e. a, c, e ...) for Friday. READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract, take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP (Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, September 1st.). READ pages ii - iii Standard Practices in the Laboratory, vii - viii Laboratory Equipment, and page ix Guidelines for Measuring in MHS Chemistry Workbook for next Thursday. 

Friday, August 26th - Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Finish E-1 Metric Measurement Notes (scientific notation/conversion factors - squared units to squared units AND mL to cm cubed / L to dm cubed). Check E-1 Practice Problems 1-3 ALL and 4-5 "odd letters" (i.e. a, c, e ...). Check and turn in Measuring Worksheet and Scavenger Hunt.  Homework: Begin E-1  Practice Problems 6-9 "odd letters" (i.e. a, c, e ...) for Tuesday. READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract, take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP (Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, September 1st.). READ pages ii - iii Standard Practices in the Laboratory, vii - viii Laboratory Equipment, and page ix Guidelines for Measuring in MHS Chemistry Workbook for next Thursday. 

Monday, August 29th - Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Watch ACS Safety Video: Starting With Safety (http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=123895) and take notes on handout. Trouble viewing it? Click "x" to close adds! Complete Room Map (Turn in before SAFETY QUIZ Thursday.).  Homework: Finish E-1  Practice Problems 6-9 "odd letters" (i.e. a, c, e ...) for Tuesday.  READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract, take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP (Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, September 1st.). READ pages ii - iii Standard Practices in the Laboratory, vii - viii Laboratory Equipment, and page ix Guidelines for Measuring in MHS Chemistry Workbook for Thursday. 

Tuesday, August 30th - Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Stamp and check the E-1 Practice Problems 1-3 ALL and 4-9 "odd letters" (i.e. a, c, e ...). Complete, check, and turn in the E- 1 Practice Test with partner (Workbook page 6.). Homework:  STUDY for E-1 TEST Wednesday (Have your READ E-1 Study Sheet? What about the black textbook pages? Consider doing the E-1 "odd letters" problems (i.e. b, d, f ...). READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract, take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP (Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, September 1st.).  READ pages ii - iii Standard Practices in the Laboratory, vii - viii Laboratory Equipment, and page ix Guidelines for Measuring in MHS Chemistry Workbook for Thursday. 

Wednesday, August 31st - Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Take E-1 Test. Homework: READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract, take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return TOMORROW.  STUDY for SAFETY QUIZ Thursday. Read E-2 Significant Figures in Workbook (and see Workbook for textbook pages)(E-02-15 ssfor Thursday. 

Thursday, September 1st - Turn in Safety Contract. Turn in Room Map. Take Safety Quiz. Begin E- 2 Significant Figures Notes (Atlantic/Pacific Rule AND places). Homework: Complete E-2 Practice Problems 1, 2, and 4 "odd letters" (a, c, e ...) for Friday.

Friday, September 2nd - Finish E- 2 Significant Figures Notes (multiplication/division rule AND addition subtraction rule.). Homework: Complete E-2 Practice Problems 3 ALL, 5 first and last column, and 6 "odd letters" (a, c, e ...)  for Wednesday. 

Have a great week!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314 before and after school if you need help!!! 

Welcome to 2016-2017 Earth Science!

February 27th, 2009

Hello, students!

Welcome to Earth Science!

Check SOON to see what we are doing each day, check for upcoming due dates, and download assignments!

For this class, you will need a composition notebook (NO spiral) and a writing utensil.

I look forward to meeting you at the MHS Open House on Monday, August  22nd! :)

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

Welcome to 2016-2017 Chemistry!

February 27th, 2009

Hello, students!

Welcome to Chemistry!

Check back SOON to see what we are doing each day, check for upcoming due dates, and download assignments!

For this class, you will need a one inch ring binder, a Science Notebook with graph paper squares, a scientific calculator with an "EE" or "EXP" button, and a pen.

I look forward to meeting you at the MHS Open House on Monday, August  22nd! :)

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

Welcome to My 2016-2017 Classroom Blog Site!

February 27th, 2009

Welcome to my 2016 - 2017 Classroom Blog Site!

Questions?

Please e-mail me at kanderso@molineschools.org.

Or call me at 309-743-8938.