Grade 7 Science

Posted on May 20, 2019

Test – moved to Thursday 5/23/19, (Chapter 11:L1 &L3 &  Chapter 12:L3)
Test combines two chapters.  Do worksheets, review vocabulary, key concepts, and
go over review questions for each lesson.  

Quiz – Thursday, 5/02/19 (Ch. 9.Lesson 1  & Ch10.Lesson2-3)

Ch9, Lesson1 & Ch 10,Lesson2
Finish doing review questions for Ch9,L1 & Ch10,L2  if you did not complete during class.

Quiz on Monday, 4/01/19 (Ch. 8, Lesson 1 – 2)

Homework due Wednesday, 03/27/19
– Ch.8, Lesson 1 Review (questions 1-9)

Test on Tuesday, 3/12/19 (Ch. 6, Lesson 1 – 2)
Review vocabulary, key concepts, and do lesson review questions for lessons 1 – 2

Science Fair Event – Friday, 02/22/2019
Students – rehearse presentation and review trifold & binder to prep for Science Fair event.

Finalize Science Fair binder & Tri-fold boards
DUE DATE moved to Monday, 02/11/19
 * Worth two Quiz grades (60 points).

Quiz on Thursday, 1/17/19 (Ch. 5, Lesson 1 – 2)
Study tips:  review vocabulary, key concepts, and do lesson review questions for lessons 1 – 2

Notebook Binder, for Science Fair – due Monday, 1/14/2019.
All necessary papers must be inserted, Background Research must be 2-3 pages w/ 5 cited sources.
See checklist given in class, or check Google Classroom for “Notebook Binder Sample”.  Total – 15 points.

Prepare Science Fair Binder 
 due Monday, 1/7/2019.
For details / instructions, check your packet or click here
use the updated timeline 2019 that was handed out or posted on Google Classroom.

We also launched Mr. An’s “Google classroom” for other posted resources
including Science Fair here 

Step 6-7, Science Fair – “Draft Abstract” is due Thursday 12/13/18.
For an example of Abstract, click here
1) Reminder
: A parent need to sign off your final proposal to get started on experiment.
2) Prepare your Science binder w/ dividers and bring to class next week.

Homework due Tuesday, 12/04/18
– Ch.4, Lesson 2 Review (p.139, questions 1-6, 8)

Quiz moved to next Wednesday, 12/05/18 (Ch. 4, Lesson 1 – 2)
Study tips:  review vocabulary, key concepts, and do Chapter 4 , lessons review 1 – 2.  Use your connectED account for practice lesson & quizzes.

Work on Science Fair project this weekend.  Do necessary research!
Steps 4-5, “Final  Project Proposal” 
 is due Friday 11/16/18.
* unless given exception, points are deducted if submitted late (worth quiz grade – 30 points).

Homework due Monday 11/05/18
– Ch.3, Lesson 1 Review (p.96, questions 1-10)
Step 3 “First Draft Proposal” extended due date to Tuesday 11/06/18
Quiz on Ch3 Lesson 1-2 on Thursday 11/08/18


Test on Thursday, 10/25/18 (Ch. 2, Lesson 1 – 4)
Study tips:  review vocabulary, key concepts, and do lesson review questions for lessons 1 – 4.
You can use your connectED account for practice quizzes.

Homework due Monday 10/22/18
– Ch.2, Lesson 3 Review (p.68, questions 1-9)
– Science Fair “3 project ideas” revision due Thursday 10/25/18
Project ideas have been returned to students (who turned in their ideas).  Make changes / revisions based on teacher’s questions & feedback.  Students with * on their idea(s) can start on writing first draft proposals and can be uploaded  here.

Three project ideas– proposal for Science Fair due Thursday 10/18/18.
– Note: points deducted if submitted late.
– Refer to packet for instructions & timeline.

Homework due Monday 10/15/18
– Ch.2, Lesson 2 Review (p.60, questions 1-11)

Science Fair 2018-2019 !!!
Parent signature due Wednesday 10/10/18.
– Students received a packet w/ letter to parents on Friday, 10/5/18.
– Digital copy of letter and packet are available here:
->  Letter to Parent     Packet 2018-2019
-> Grade 7 science fair assignments can be uploaded  here.
New to Science Fair?  Here are some suggested resources to get started.  

Homework due Tuesday 10/2/18
Ch.1, Lesson 3 Review (p.33, questions 1 – 8).  Complete if not done in class.
Reminder, prepare for Chapter 1 Test on Thursday!

Test next Thursday, 10/04/18 – Chapter 1, Lesson 1 – 3.
Study tips:  review flash cards, vocabulary sheet and do Lesson review questions for lessons 1 – 3.
Do end of chapter 1 review questions as practice.  You can use your connectED account for practice quizzes.

Homework due Thursday 9/27/18 – “Characteristics of Life & Classifying Organisms”
Ch.1, Lesson 1 Review (p.16, questions 1 – 11).  Complete if you did not finish in class.
Ch.1, Lesson 2 Review (p.24, questions 1-9).

Assignment Due Monday, 9/17/18 “Study Guide & Review”
p. NOS32   Questions 1-3 & 7-10.  

Quiz next Thursday, 9/20/18 – Scientific Inquiry
Study tips:  review flash cards, vocabulary sheet and class lesson notes (both handed out).
You can use your connectED account to watch BrainPop video & do practice quiz review.

Lab safety forms due by – Thursday, 9/5/18
Parents need to sign the form.

Note: Students were given login accounts for access to connectED.  This can be a helpful online resource for eBook, extra learning materials, and practice quizzes.  Website login below:

Homework due Wed. 9/5/18- Write flash cards vocabulary- 
Observation, Inference, Hypothesis, Prediction, Scientific Theory, and  Scientific Law.
Answer concept question: “What is Scientific Inquiry?”

Science 7 – “Life Science” (Biology / Study Of Living Things)
Highlights – Scientific Inquiry, Cell Structure & Function, Plants & Animals, Interactions w/ Life.
Fun cultural references w/ science & real life applications.
Projects – Science Fair intro & preparation starts September 28, 2018

Resources: Virginia Grade 7 i-Science, Glencoe c2013
Website = online textbook access @ .  Online access for multimedia and practice quiz resources beyond the textbook will be available for students.

Required SuppliesScience notebook / journal

Grading/AssessmentsChapter tests and quizzes, Class Engagement/Labs/Participation, Homework/Practice, Science Fair Project

Homework assignments – Will be posted each lesson week.  – Mr. An


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