Mission Hills High School

Home of the Grizzlies

 

August 2011

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No School!

Teacher Day

No School!

Teacher Day

1. Intro to class
2. Famous pairs
 
HW - Syllabus and Safety Contract
1. Class rules/procedures
2. Observation activity
HW - Syllabus and Safety Contract

1. Lab Safety
2. Safety Scavenger hunt

HW - Read Chpt. 1 section 1
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1. Scientific method notes

HW - Characteristics of life

Measurement lab

HW - Finish charateristics of life

1. Parallax and Big Bang labs

HW - Study for quiz

  

 

 

 

 

 

September 2011

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1. Parallax and Big Bang labs

HW - Study for quiz

1. Week 1 quiz
2. Greatest discoveries in Astronomy
HW - None
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No School!

Labor Day

1. Chapt 27.1 notes
HW - Expanding Universe
1. Life Cycle of a Star notes
2. Stellar evolution poster

HW - Stellar Evolution poster due monday

1. Life Cycle of a Star notes
2. Stellar evolution poster

HW - Stellar Evolution poster due monday

1. HR Diagram activity

HW - none

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1. Grade Stellar evolution poster
2. Life Cycle of star WS
 
HW - None
1. H.R. diagram Activity
 

HW - HR Diagram Worksheet due block day

1.Grade HR diagram
2. Line spectra Analysis lab
 
HW- Chpt. 27 Reading guide due Friday 
1.Grade HR diagram
2. Line spectra Analysis lab
1. Stars quiz
2. Our milky way
 
 

HW - none

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1. Chapt 27.3 notes
2. Brain pop quiz

HW - Chpt 27.3 reading guide Due block day

HW - Finish foldable

1. Grade 27.3 R.G.
2. Pgs 1-3 Formation of the Universe foldable

HW - Finish pgs 1-3

1. Grade 27.3 R.G.
2. Pgs 1-3 Formation of the Universe foldable

HW - Finish pgs 1-3

1. Finish Formations of the Universe
2. Savage Sun

HW - none

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1. Chpt. 28 Sun Notes
2. Sun pop quiz
 
HW - Chpt 28.1/28.2 Reading Guide
 
 

HW - Nuclear Fusion WS

1. Grade 28.1/28.2 R.G.

HW - Study for Sun/Galaxy test

1. Grade 28.1/28.2 R.G.

HW - Study for Sun/Galaxy test

1. Sun Test

HW - none

 

 

 

 

 

October 2011

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HW - Chpt 29.1 Reading Guide due Block day
 
 
3. Chpt. 29.2 Reading guide

HW - Finish Chpt 29.2 R.G.

3. Chpt. 29.2 Reading guide

HW - Finish Chpt 29.2 R.G.

1. Chpt 29.1/.2 quiz
2. Trip around the solar system

HW - none

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HW - Chpt 28.3 R.G.
 
HW - Finish 28.3 R.G.

HW -finish Planet comparison WS

HW -finish Planet comparison WS

1. Solar system quiz
2. Planets

HW - none

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1. Planets
 
 HW- Chpt 29.4 R.G
 
HW - Finish 29.4
1. Grade 29.4
2. How to identify a comet
3. Review game

HW - Study for test

1. Grade 29.4
2. How to identify a comet

3. Review game

HW - Study for test

HW - none

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1. Study Guide #1

HW - Finish Study guide

1. Grade study guide
2. Unit review game

HW - Study notes,Study guide etc. for Benchmark test

1. Unit #1 Benchmark
2. Plate tectonics intro

HW - none

1. Unit #1 Benchmark
2. Plate tectonics intr

HW - none

HW - Finish Word Pictionary Plate Tectonics

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November 2011

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HW - finish lab
 
1. Grade 4.1 R.G.
HW - finish evidence of continental drift
 
 

1. Grade 4.1 R.G.

HW - finish evidence of continental drift
1. Vocab Quiz
2. Amazing Planet

HW - none

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1. 
1. Sea Floor Spreading
HW - Chpt. 4.1 and.4.2
R.G.
1. Grade 4.1/4.2
2. Sea floor spreading lab
3. Sea floor spreading vidoe questions

HW - none

1. Grade 4.1/4.2
2.4.2 and 5.3 Study Guide
3. Sea floor spreading lab

HW - none

No School!

Veteran's Day

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1. Sea floor features notes
2. Exploring the ocean 

HW - Reading Guide 20.2

1. Ocean Basins
2. Mapping the Ocean floor 

HW - Finish Mapping the Ocean floors

1. Plate tectonics lab
2. Continents Adrift

HW - Study for test

 

1. Plate tectonics lab
2. Continents Adrift

HW - Study for test

1. Sea floor spreading and Features test

HW - none

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No School!

Thanksgiving

No School!

Thanksgiving

No School!

Thanksgiving

No School!

Thanksgiving

No School!

Thanksgiving

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HW - 5.1- 5.3 ReadingGuide due block day!
 
HW - Finish 5.1-5.3 R.G.
1. Grade 5.1-5.3 R.G.
2.  20 Ocean floor Study Guide
3. Mapping the Ocean floor

HW - Study for Quiz

 

 

 

 

 

December 2011

   
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1. Grade 5.1-5.3 R.G.
2.  20 Ocean floor Study Guide

3. Mapping the Ocean floor

HW - Study for Quiz

1. Mountain formations and Transform Fault quiz
2. Earthquakes!

HW - none

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1. Semester 1 Final review unit 1 

HW - Finish Unit 1 review

1. Semester 1 Unit 2 Review
2. Grade review
3. Review Gallery walk

HW - Study Unit 2 review

1. Semester 1 Unit 2 Review
2. Grade review
3. Review Gallery walk

HW - Study Unit 2 review

HW - Study Semester 1 review
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1. Last chance Review

HW - Study for Finals!

1. Finals period 1 and 2

 HW - Study for finals!

Finals period 3 and 4
HW - Study for finals!
Finals period 5 and 6
HW - Study for finals!

No School  for students!

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No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

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No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

 

 

 

 

 

January 2012

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No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

No School!

Winter Break

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1. Earthquakes notes
2. Pop quiz

HW - 6.1 Reading guide due block day

HW - 6.1 Reading guide due block day
1. Grade 6.1 R.G.
2. Earthquake word pictionary
3. Plate tectonics mapping excercise
4. Compression vs Sheer wave lab

HW - Study for quiz

1. Grade 6.1 R.G.
2. Earthquake word pictionary
3. Plate tectonics mapping excercise
4. Compression vs Sheer wave lab

HW - Study for quiz

1. 6.1 Quiz
2. Eathquake catastrophy!

HW - none

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MLK no school!
4. Earthquake challenge
 HW - Earthquake Challenge/crossword
4. Earthquake challenge
 HW - Earthquake Challenge/crossword
1. 6.2 Quiz
2. Earthquake Destruction!

HW - none

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2.  Looking for pattern in Data activity

HW - 6.2 and 6.3 Reading guide

HW - Earthquake safety kit?
1. Grade 6.2/6.3 R.G.
2. Japan quake interactive lab
3. Devastation in Japan
4. Mercalli vs Richter

HW - Finish Mecalli vs Richter

1. Grade 6.2/6.3 R.G.
2. Japan quake interactive lab
3. Devastation in Japan
4. Mercalli vs Richter

HW - Finish Mecalli vs Richter

1. 6.3 Quiz
2. Pompei

HW -

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1. 7.1 Volcanoes Notes
2. Mountains Earthquakes Volcanoes!
HW - 7.1 and 7.2 R.G. due block day
HW - 7.1 and 7.2 R.G. due block day
 

Febuary 2012

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1. Grade 7.1 R.G.
3. Volcanic Cones lab
4. Hot Spot Poster
HW- Study for test
 
1. Grade 7.1 R.G.
3. Volcanic Cones lab
4. Hot Spot Poster
HW- Study for test
1. 7.1 Quiz
2. Hawaii!

HW - none

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HW -  7.1 and 7.2 R.G. due block day

1. Earth's layers and Siesmic wave  review
3. Volcano practice 2
HW - 7.1 and 7.2 R.G. due block day
1. Grade 7.2 R.G.
HW - Study for test
1. Grade 7.2 R.G.
HW - Study for test
1. 7.2 Volcanoe type quiz
2. Ring of Fire!!!
HW - none
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1. Rock Cycle notes

HW - Chpt. 10 Reading Guide

1. Creating Crystals lab

 HW - Chpt. 10 Reading Guide

1. Rock Classification lab
2. Rock cycle Daigram
HW - Study for test

1. Rock Classification lab
2. Rock cycle Daigram
HW - Study for test

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1. Chapter 10 Rock cycle test
HW - Study for test
2. Review game
HW - Finish review/Study for test
2. Review game
HW - Finish review/Study for test
1. Benchmark 3
2. Grade spiral
 
HW - none
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HW - 21.1 Reading Guide due Block day
 
2. Oceans!
HW - 21.1 Reading Guide due Block day
 
1. Grade 21.1 RG
3. Density lab
4. The last frontier
HW - Study for test
1. Grade 21.1 RG
3. Density lab
4. The last frontier
HW - Study for test
1. Chpt 21.1 Quiz
2. Oceans Alive!
HW - none

 

March 2012

 
 
 
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1. Grade 21.1 RG
3. Density lab
4. The last frontier
HW - Study for test
1. Chpt 21.1 Quiz
2. Oceans Alive!
HW- none
 
 
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2. Marine Ecosystems

HW - Chpt. 21.2 Homework due block day

1. Ocean Zones parents vs students!
HW -  Chpt. 21.2 Homework due block day
1. Grade Chpt 21.2 RG
2. 21.2 Oceans Study Guide
3. Ocean Life poster
4. Deep Sea monsters!
 HW - Study for test
1. Grade Chpt 21.2 RG
2. 21.2 Oceans Study Guide
3. Ocean Life poster
4. Deep Sea monsters!
 HW - Study for test

HW - none

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1. Chapter 21.3 Ocean Resaources notes

HW - Chpt 21 Reading Guide due bloack day

1. Grade Chpt 21. Reading guide
4. Chpt 21 Review
HW - Study for Test
 
1. Grade Chpt 21. Reading guide
4. Chpt 21 Review
HW - Study for Test
1. Chpt 21 test
2. Ocean Currents!

HW - none

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HW - Chpt. 22 homework due block day
HW - Chpt. 22 homework due block day
1. Grade Chpt. 22 HW
3. World Ocean Currents
HW - Study for quiz
1. Grade Chpt. 22 HW
3. World Ocean Currents
HW - Study for quiz
1. Chpt. 22.1 Quiz
2. Adrift!

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2. Atmosphere Pop quiz
HW - Chpt. 23.1 Reading Guide due block day
 
 
 
HW - Chpt. 23.1 Reading Guide due block day
1. Grade Chpt 23.1 HW

HW - Study for Quiz

1. Chpt. 23.1 Quiz
2. Into the Sky!
HW - none
 
 
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April 2012

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HW - Chpt 23.2 Reading Guide due block day!
 
 
1. Grade 23.2 R.G.
HW - Finish Atmosphere Unit Review 
 
 
1. Grade 23.2 R.G.
HW - Finish Atmosphere Unit Review 
 
HW - Study Atmosphere Review for test
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 Spring Break!!!

 Spring Break!!!
 Spring Break!!!
 Spring Break!!!

 Spring Break!!!

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HW - Finish Review ands Cycles homework

1. Grade review
2. Review game

HW - Study for Benchmark
1. Benchmark 4
HW - None
1. Benchmark 4
HW - None
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HW - Climate Word Pictionary  due Wednesday

HW - Climate Word Pictionary  due Wednesday

 
2. CST prep Review

HW - Work on Review

1. Finish Review
2. Grade review

HW - Study Review

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1. Earth Science CST practice test
2. Review game
HW - Study CST Review
 
 
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May 2012

 

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1.Release Qs Practice/Review game
HW - Study for test
1. Science CST
HW - none
1. Science CST
HW - none
1. Grade Spiral

HW - none

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2. Powering the Future! The Energy planet
HW -  none
2. Powering the Future! the Energy Planet
HW -  none
5. Resource Jigsaw
 
HW - none
5. Resource Jigsaw
 
HW - none
1. Powering the Planet!
Going Green! 
HW - none 
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2. Extreme Weather Pop quiz!!
HW - none

1.  Extreme Weather Poster Project


HW - Finish Poster

1. Finish Extreme Weather Poster Project


HW - Finish Poster
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1. Cloud types Notes
2. Cloud Facts

HW - none
HW - Finish Lab
HW - Finish lab
HW - Finish lab
1. Clouds Test
2. Storm Alert!!
HW -none
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1. No School
HW - none
1. Semester 1 Gallery
HW - Study for Finals
1.Semester 2 Gallery
 
HW - Study for Finals
 

1. Final Review

HW - Study for Finals
 

 

June 2012

 
 
 
 
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1. Senior Finals
 
HW -
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1. Senior Finals

1. Finals
1. Final
1. Final

 Summer Break!!!

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Summer Break!!!
Summer Break!!!

 

 
 
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