• Welcome to Mrs. Kaplan's
    Investigative Science Class
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    Quarter 3

    Week of 2 March 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    2 March

    Phase Change Diagram Notes   

    3 March

     Phase Change Mini-Quiz  

    4/5 March

    BLOCK

     Chem Quest (Q.3)  

    6 March

       

     

    Week of 24 February 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    24 February

     Physical and Chemical Changes Notes  

    25 February

     P&C Change WS (Hard copy only)   P&C Change WS

    26/27 February

    BLOCK

    Review what was missed on physical and chemical changes, P&C game, and States of Matter quiz  

    28 February

     P & C Review   

     

    Week of 17 February 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    17 February

     NO School  

    18 February

     State of Changes Notes and Begin Notebook Activity   

    19/20 February

    BLOCK

     Finish Notebook Activity & Phase Change Lab Activity   

    21 February

     Finish Lab/Graph & Phase Change WS   

     

    Week of 10 February 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    10 February

     Guided Notes (Hard Copy Only-see me) & Candy Table Notebook Activity   

    11 February

     Finish Candy Table Notebook Activity & All About Me Periodic Table Activity   Candy Table Notebook Activity 

    12/13 February

    BLOCK

     States of Matter Reading/Notes; States of Matter Jars Notebook Activity; Periodic Table Color by Number Review   Color by Number Review 

    14 February

     Valentine's Day Activities   

     

    Week of 3 February 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    3 February

    Finish Element Projects and Start Coloring Periodic Table  Elements due today 

    4 February

     Half Day Color Periodic Table   

    5/6 February

    BLOCK

     Periodic Table scavenger & Present Dodecahedrons   

    7 February

     Review/Kahoot/ & Element/Periodic Table Quiz  

     

    Week of 27 January 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    27 January

    Continue Working on element projects   

    28 January

     Continue Working on element projects   

    29/30 January

    BLOCK

    Continue Working on element projects   

    31 January

     Continue Working on element projects   

     

    Week of 20 January 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    20 January

    NO SCHOOL  

    21 January

     Periodic Table Notes Notes 1jpg  Notes 2jpg  Atom Notes Check 

    22/23 January

    BLOCK

     Periodic Table Practice; Periodic Table WS; Element Bingo; Assign element dodecahedron project  Periodic Table WS & Check Periodic Table Notes 

    24 January

     Research for element project   

     

    Week of 13 January 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    13 January

    Matter Drawings (Page 37 in notebook); Matter Worksheet Worksheetdoc  

    14 January

     Mixture Drawing (Page 38 in notebook); Matter Coloring WS; Finish Matter WS from 1/13  Matter Worksheet Due

    15/16 January

    BLOCK

     Finish Matter Coloring, Review WS, Kahoot Review, Matter Quiz, Lava Lamps vs. Koolaid  Matter Coloring Due

    17 January

     Finish up Lab; Begin Atom Notes Notesjpg  Lab Paper

     

    Week of 6 January 2020

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    6 January

    NO SCHOOL  

    7 January

    Welcome Back; Rainbow lab  

    8/9 January

    BLOCK

     Finish Rainbow Lab; Begin Matter Notesjpg  Rainbow Lab; Matter Notes Check

    10 January

       
    Quarter 2 

    Week of 16 December 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    16 December

    Review  

    17 December

    Review  

    18/19 December

    BLOCK

    FINALS!!!!!  

    20 December

     NO SCHOOL  

     

    Week of 9 December 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    9 December

     Get in groups and work on Rube Goldberg Machines   

    10 December

     Semester Final Study Guidedoc  

    11/12 December

    BLOCK

     Build and Test Rube Goldberg Machines & Work on Final Exam Test Review  

    13 December

     Review  

     

    Week of 2 December 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    2 December

     Work Notespres  & Notebook Activity   

    3 December

    Work and Power Activity / How much horsepower does your arm have?   Work Notebook Activity Due

    4/5 December

    BLOCK

     Machine Notes Notespres  & Work and Power Practice WSpdf  

    6 December

     Work Quiz & Rube Goldberg Machines Research   

     

    Week of 25 November 2019 Thanksgiving Week

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    25/26 November

    BLOCK

    Rubberband Rockets   

     

    Week of 18 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    18 November

    Conservation Of Energy Notes Notespres  

    19 November

     Energy Transfer Posters  

    20/21 November

    BLOCK

    Energy Posters trade and guess; Conservation of Energy Quiz; Can I slice a watermelon with rubberbands?   

    22 November

       

     

    Week of 11 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    11 November

    NO SCHOOL  

    12 November

     Energy Notes Notespres & Circle Activity on different forms of energy  

    13 November

     Energy Notebook Activity & Energy Types WS Worksheetdoc  

    14/15 November

    BLOCK

     Finish Notebook Activity, WS ⇑ Review, Energy Quiz  

     

    Week of 4 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    4 November

     Finish Newton's Law WS from 11/1  

    5 November

      Centripetal Motion Notes Notespres & Activity   

    6/7 November

    BLOCK

     Newton's Laws Lab (Hard copy only-see me)   

    8 November

     Finish up lab   

     

    Week of 28 October 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    28 October

     Finished Notebook activity on Newton's Laws   

    29 October

     Projectile Motion/Gravity Notes Notespres & Notebook Activity   

    30/31 October

    BLOCK

     Projectile & Newton's Quiz ; Projectile Activity   

    1 November

     Newton's Law Review Packet (Hard copy only-see me)   

     

    Week of 21 October 2019

    Date

    Class Details, Assignments & Handouts

    Due Dates

    21 October

    Finish Parachutes   

    22 October

     Fly the parachutes   

    23/24 October

    BLOCK

     More Parachute Fun & Velocity/Acceleration Test Corrections   

    25 October

     Newton's Laws NotesNotes jpg + Notebook Activity     Nuclear Test Corrections Due

     

    Week of 14 October 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    14 October

     No School  

    15 October

     Motion and Forces + Notebook Activity   

    16/17 October

    BLOCK

     Motion and Forces Contunued Notes; How Well Do You Follow Directions Rainbow test tube activity; Parachutes!   

    18 October

     Friction Quiz & Parachutes  
     
    Quarter 1

     

    Week of 23 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    23 September

     Finish up Hotwheels Lab   

    24 September

     Review for Physics Test   

    25/26 September

    BLOCK

     Review for Physics Test   

    27 September

     Physics Test (Acceleration and Velocity)   

     

    Week of 16 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    16 September

    More acceleration practice; open note acceleration quiz   

    17 September

     Motion Graphs Motion Graphs pdf  

    18/19 September

    BLOCK

     Finish Motion Graph Notes ⇑ ; Matchbox Car Ramp Building   

    20 September

     Motion Graph Practice (End of packet) ; Matchbox Car Ramps   

     

    Week of 9 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    9 September

     Practice Speed WS WSpdf  

    10 September

     POP Quiz-Velocity; Acceleration Notes Notespres  + Activity (Pages 15-16) Pages 15-16jpg  

    11/12 September

    BLOCK

     Finish Acceleration Notebook Activity/Practice  + Velocity Activity on the track   

    13 September

     Acceleration Practice   

     

    Week of 2 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    2 September

    NO SCHOOL  

    3 September

    Review for Unit 1 Test Study Guidedoc  Study Guide Keydoc

    4/5 September

    BLOCK

     Unit 1 Test (Scientific Method + Graphing) ; Ruler Reflexes   Review Due 

    6 September

     Motion Notes Notespres + Notebook Activity (Pg. 13-14 in interactive notebooks) Pages 13-14jpg  

     

    Week of 26 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    26 August 

     The Case of the Missing Microchip  

    27 August

      The Case of the Missing Microchip & Start creating crime boards  

    28/29 August 

    BLOCK

      The Case of the Missing Microchip + crime boards   

    30 August 

     Review for Test 1 KAHOOT  

     

    Week of 19 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    19 August 

     Graphing Basics Notes (Page 12 of notebook)jpg Notesjpg  Graphing Skills Packetpdf  

    20 August Half Day 

     Graphing Skills Packet Continued ⇑  

    21/22 August 

    BLOCK

     Finish Graphing SKills Packet & Graphing Stations    Graphing Stations Packet doc  Stations doc

    23 August 

     Graphin Quiz & Finish Graphing Stations   Graphing Stations With HINTSpdf

     

    Week of 12 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    12 August 

     Measurement Notes Notespres  & Density Activity (Hard copy only-see me)   

    13 August 

     Scientific Method Quiz & Review Variable Worksheet & Finish Denisty Activity   

    14/15 August 

    BLOCK

     Measurement Lab Activity (Measuring length, volume, mass, temperature, and density), Graphing Notes-we did not finish   

    16 August 

     Graphing Notes & Activity Page 9-10jpg  Page 11jpg  

     

    Week of 5 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    5 August 

     Scientific Method Notes Notespres & Notebook Flipbook (Notebook pg.5-6)  

    6 August 

     Finish Scientific Method Flipbook Page 5 & 6jpg Notebook Check 1, Simpson Variable Practice (See me for WS-Hard copy only)  

    7/8 August 

    BLOCK

     Discuss Independent and Dependent Variables; Paper Airplane Lab Activity 

     Simpson Variable WS Due

    9 August 

     More Variable Practice WSpdf & Finish Airplane Lab   Lab Report Format Lab Report Formatpdf

     

    Week of 29 July 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    29 July

     Set up science notebooks & Finished Safety Projects   

    30 July 

     Safety Logos (Interactive Notebook page 1) Page 1jpg  See me for Safety Logo Cutouts

    31 July

     ABCs of Science worksheetdoc (Interactive Notesbook page 2)  

    1 August 

     Finish ABCs of Science Page 2jpg  

    2 August 

     Observation V. Inference Notes Notespres  & Worksheet (Hard copy only see me) Page 3 & 4 in notebook Page 3&4jpg  

     

    Week of 23 July 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments & Handouts

    23 July 

     Welcome All About Kappres  ; Get to know you activities; Syllabus Syllabuspdf ; SMART Goals; Get to know you blurbs (In Class) Questions: Page 2 Onlydoc  Question Answer Sheet doc    Get Syllabus signed --> Due By 7/26 Friday ; Bring Large Spiral Notebook by THURSDAY 7/25How to Join My Remindpdf

    24 July

     Finish Questions; All About Lab Safety; Safety Contract pdf ; Safety Videos; Safety Meme Projet Project doc   Safety Contract signed--> Due by 7/26 Friday; Meme Project due Monday 7/29

    25 July 

     Whiteboarded & Discussed Safety Rules Safety; Assigned Safety Project (NO VIDEO/OPTION 2) Project pdf  

    26 July

     Work on Safety Project    SIGNED Safety Contracts and Syllabus DUE