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**WELCOME TO OUR 8TH GRADE SCIENCE CLASS** 

 


 

Please view my calendar for what is going on, everything science, in our classroom

Please email me at rebecca.newton@dcsms.org if you have any questions or come see me during 2nd, before or after school, or at break.
 

Mrs. Newton's Remind 101 messages:

 

 

  Current Unit: Plate TectonicsImage result for plate tectonics

 
 

 

 Extra Credit Geological Time Project-See extra credit folder 

Case 21 1st Benchmark Exam Dec. 7

 (answers to study guides in Case 21 folder)

Week at a Glance Dec. 10-14

 

 

STATE TEST: May 2019 

 

Mon: Colliding Continents

HW: none

Tues: Read& complete interactive workbook pages 279-306

HW: none

Wed: Web Quest-Plate Tectonics

HW: none

Thurs:  iBook reding activity

HW: none

Fri: Science Case 21 Test evaluations

HW: none

GRADING WEIGHT

  • 40% Test Grades (Usually 2 to 3 per 9 weeks)
  • 35% Class work/Quizzes (a minimum of 1 per weeks)
  • 15% Homework (If I don't have many HW grades, this % can affects grades if there is a 0)
  • 10% - 9 Weeks Test or project/Semester Exams


 

****Completed vocabulary notebooks are due the day before any test. Students can make flash cards using study guide questions for 5 bonust points on the tests.***

Students should download the Inigma app for vocabulary or they can visit the website listed on the sheet for examples. If they do not have internet access at home, it is their responsibility to see me for a time to visit the computer lab or library during study hall or activity time.

i-nigma

 

 

 

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Mrs. Newton's Wish List

Kleenex, paper towels, Clorox wipes, 409 Spray, hand sanitizer, Expo markers, pencils, HP 61 ink cartridge, wrapped candy, tape refills for tape dispensers