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EXTRA HELP IS AVAILABLE AT LUNCH IN ROOM 209 (in library on Thursdays)
Assignments may be resubmitted. Any corrections must be on a separate sheet and stapled to the original. Due dates will be announced.
Quiz corrections are required for each quiz. Complete corrections on a separate sheet. The entire question must be copied along with the correct answer. For multiple choice and matching, the statement must be completed along with the correct written answer (not just the correct letter). Staple corrections to the original quiz and submit.
Quiz rewrites will be done at the end of each unit. Students need to arrange this with the teacher.
This week’s schedule: Monday: 6:00 @ Mouat Tuesday: 4:00-5:00 Wednesday through Saturday, Dec 13-16: Abby Police Tournament. See link: http://www.abbypdbasketball.com/2017-grade-9-boys.html
Games: Dec 18 vs Hatzic 6:30 Dec 20 vs Abby Sr 5:00 Jan 10 vs Heritage Park 5:00 Jan 11 vs Archbishop Carney 6:00 (Exhibition) Jan 15 @ Bateman 6:30 Jan 17 vs Hansen 5:00 Jan 24 @ Yale 5:00 Jan 29 vs ATSS 6:30 Jan 31 @ MEI (Rescheduled from Jan 22). Playoffs to follow.
Tuesday: Continue 3.5.1.
Wednesday: Complete 3.5 handout. 4.1. See handout: 4.1 Earth’s Interconnectedness
Thursday: 4.2. Complete 4.2.1 section of handout: 4.2 The Role of the Sun
Monday: Ohm’s Law. Complete 3.4.1 from handout 3.4.1 to 3.4.3 Series and Parallel Circuits
Tuesday: 3.3/3.4 quiz on Friday 3.4.2: series and parallel circuits. Complete quiz corrections for 3.1/3.2 quiz. Also, try this: https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/circuit-construction-kit-dc-virtual-lab/latest/circuit-construction-kit-dc-virtual-lab_en.html
Wednesday: Household circuits and Applications. Building circuits.
Thursday: 3.3/3.4 review
November 27 – Dec 1
Monday: Quiz review.
Tuesday: 3.1/3.2 Quiz. Notes on 3.3. See handout: 3.3 Current and Circuits
Wednesday: Continue 3.3 notes and PowerPoint: BCSci9_Topic3-3
Thursday/Friday: Complete and hand in 3.3 handout.
Monday: Unit 3 Introduction.
Tuesday: Work on 3.1 Handout
Wednesday: Creating an electrical charge. Laws of Static Electricity.
Thursday: Static Laws Part 2. Complete handout: 3.2.2 Law of Charges 3.1/3.2 Quiz Tuesday
Friday: Comparing power generation methods.
Monday: No School
Tuesday: Practice quiz and review: ionic and covalent compounds. Check over the ionic review page with this: Naming and Writing Formulas for Ionic Compounds WITH ANSWER KEY
Wednesday: 2.5 Quiz. Begin assignment:Elements and Compounds in the Real World Assignment Due Friday.
Thursday: Continue assignment.
Friday: Mini-lab: chemical changes.
Monday: Complete 2.5 handout (multivalent metals)
Tuesday: For Wednesday: Get grade printout signed at home. Complete quiz corrections. Begin work on the following handout: Sc 9 2.5.4 Polyatomic Ions
Wednesday: Continue and finish polyatomic ion handout. Work on practice sheet: Ionic Naming Practice Problems. 2.5 Quiz on Wednesday.
Thursday: Naming covalent molecules. Complete 2.5.5 Binary Covalent Names and Formulas
Monday: Sections 2.3 and 2.4 review. Quiz Wednesday. See 2.3 and 2.4 Study Outline
Tuesday: Practice quiz.
Wednesday: 2.3 and 2.4 quiz. Read 2.5.1 and complete 2.5.1 from the following handout: Sc 9 Unit 2.5.1 and 2.5.2 and 2.5.3 notes
Thursday: 5.2: writing binary ionic compound formulas. Here’s a cutout puzzle that may help: Ionic Puzzles
Here are some links to videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vfYnhnfdsD0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iFO34II9Yc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53T44hVKS_Q
Monday: No School
Tuesday: 1.3/1.4 requiz. Marketplace video.
Wednesday: Bohr diagrams. Making ions.
Thursday: 2.4- ionic and covalent bonds. Begin handout: Sc 9 Unit 2.4.2 Ionic and Covalent Compounds 2017
Friday: Complete 2.4.2 handout. 2.1/2.2 quiz corrections due Monday.
Monday: Hand in New Element assignment. 21./2.2 quiz review
Tuesday: Quiz 2.1/2.2. Work on Concept 1 from 2.3 handout: Sc9 2.3 Parts of the Atom and Bohr Diagrams. Complete for the first 10 elements.
Wednesday: Complete remainder of Concept 1 and Concept 2.
Thursday: 2.3 practice. Requiz for 1.3/1.4
Friday: Pro-D Day
Tuesday: Unit 2.2 Complete first three pages of handout for Wednesday: Sc 9 U 2.2 Elements and the Periodic Table . For more info see the following PowerPoints: S9 U2.2.1 Elements and S9 U2.2.2 Elements and the Periodic Table
Wednesday: Distribution of student grades to date. Parents sign and return for Thursday. Introduce Periodic Table.
Thursday: Take in signed grade printouts. Complete 2.2 handout, Concept 4. Begin work on New Element assignment from 2.2 handout. Due Monday. 2.1/2.2 quiz Tuesday.
Friday: work on New Element assignment
Monday: Complete handout: S9 U 2.1 Matter
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday: Invasive Species presentations.
Friday: Review 2.1
Tuesday: Complete 1.4 handout. Work on presentation for Friday:Invasive Species in BC. 1.3/1.4 Quiz on Thursday
Wednesday: Continue invasive species assignment.
Thursday: 1.3/1.4 Quiz. Finish work on invasive species. Be sure to share your document with me via e-mail!
Friday: Present your invasive species!
Monday: Hand in DNA lab. Microscope activities.
Wednesday: Quiz 1.1/1.2. Work on section 1.3. 1.3 Sexual Reproduction 2017
Thursday/Friday: Meiosis activity and sexual reproduction 1.3 2017 Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction
Monday/Tuesday: B Block: we are in Room 208. Return Safety Quiz. Rewrite Wednesday at lunch in Rm 209. Bring your lunch. DNA lab. Perform procedures and complete Observations. See: DNA lab Handout version 2017
Wednesday: Lab Analysis/Error Analysis/Conclusion. Final copy due Monday. Safety Requiz @ lunch, Rm 209.
Thursday/Friday: Return 1.1 handout. Resubmits due Monday. Complete 1.2: Asexual Reproduction. See handout: S9 U1.2 Asexual Reproduction 2017.
Wednesday: Please make sure the following handout is signed and returned ASAP: Science 9 Course Outline Fall 2017 . Bring duotang for upcoming lab. Also, a sandwich bag of frozen berries. Safety Quiz Friday.
Friday: Safety Quiz. Complete 1.1 handout. Prep for DNA lab.