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CABRILLO PROJECT PROPOSAL

CABRILLO BEACH

CABRILLO BEACH MARINE AQUARIUM.  BUSES PICK UP STUDENTS AT 10AM ON SUNDAY AND RETURN BEFORE 3PM.  TRIP DATES: 10/15, 10/22, 11/5, 12/3, 12/10, 1/7, 1/21, 2/4, 2/11, 3/4.

SYMPOSIUM AND PRESENTATIONS WILL BE ON SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2018.

Ruben Romero Locker

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NEWTON'S 1ST LAW OF MOTION

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8TH GRADE PHYSICAL SCIENCE: MISSION STATEMENT

WELCOME MAGNET STUDENTS AND PARENTS

MY MISSION is to provide every student a safe, friendly and comfortable classroom environment where meaningful learning takes place everyday.  Our quest is to experience science in a hands on and collaborative manner where problems are analyzed and solved by following correct procedures. I will emphasize that work, self-discipline and respect will lead you to academic success and more importantly, move you forward in your personal objectives and goals.  GO VIKINGS!


 
Discipline yourself and others won't need to.  With only the best intentions, I will discipline those under my supervision to correct, to help, to improve - not to punish.

ENVIRONMENTAL STUDEIES

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE GENERAL OUTLINE

IN ADDITION TO WORKING IN OUR GARDEN, ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES WILL FOCUS ON HUMAN IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT.  THE MAJOR AREAS THAT WILL BE ADDRESSED ARE:
  1. POPULATION GROWTH AND CARRYING CAPACITY
  2. RENEWABLE AND NON-RENEWABLE RESOURCES
  3. POLLUTION: LAND, AIR, WATER
  4. RECYCLING
  5. WATER: OCEAN AND FRESH WATER CONCERNS
  6. ECOLOGY: ECOSYSTEMS (PREDATOR-PREY RELATIONSHIPS)
  7. OTHER SELECTED ENVIRONMENTAL TOPICS

THIS OUTLINE IS CURRENTLY BEING DEVELOP OVER THE NEXT SEMESTER INTO A SPECIFIC COURSE OUTLINE.  WILL BE UPDATED PERIODICALLY.

 

 

 

 

HOMEWORK

DUE WEDNESDAY, Nov. 8.  LAST DAY TO RETEST NEWTON SCOOTER PROJECT 20 pts. 1 day late -10%.  1 week late -20%

DUE THURSDAY, Nov. 9. Read Text pages 115-123. Handout pgs 24-26. 5 pts. 1 day late. -20%

 

 

QUIZZES & TESTS

NO QUIZ THIS WEEK

SCIENCE PROJECT

MAJOR SCIENCE PROJECT: DUE ON THURSDAY, FEB. 15 (2018). 80 Points.  TURN IN 1 WEEK LATE -10%.  ANY TIME AFTERWARDS UNTIL MAY 1ST, 1/2 CREDIT

This project starts in December before the end of the 1st semester. Students will receive class time in January/February to work on their Science Project. Work at home will be required to complete. 

All students are required to perform a science project alone or with a partner.

Both partners will receive the same grade on completed project.

* If a partner does not perform their share of work on the project, then BOTH students will receive 0 points.  1/2 projects have no value.  If working with a partner, choose wisely.

An automatic U for effort will be earn for any student not performing a science project.