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8th Grade Weekly Lesson

All weekly activities are linked on a Google Form for you to fill out. If you have any problems please let me know.

In addition to the weekly lesson each student will complete 3 current events.

Click here for the guidelines. 

They will have 2 weeks to complete them. The due dates are: 4/17, 5/1, 5/15

If you are having problems with the online textbooks try downloading the

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Weekly Lessons

Summer Activity 1

Shadows Photo Challenge

How does your shadow change throughout the day and throughout the year? Take a picture of your shadow at different times of the day.

5/11-15

Part 1         Part 2        Part 3

5/4-8

Part 1         Part 2        Part 3 

Book Fair Online

4/27-5/1

Part 1        Part 2      Part 3       Part 4

PE Lessons  Article    PE Lessons  Mon & Wed    PE Lessons Tues & Thurs 

PE Lessons Jump Rope

4/20-24 

I will be unavailable for help on Tuesday 4/21. 

All activities this week are linked on a Google Form for you to fill out. if you have any problems please let me know.

Part 1&2       Part 3     Part 4

4/13-17 (Due Friday)

All activities this week are linked on a Google Form for you to fill out. if you have any problems please let me know. I’m hoping this will be easier than having y’all upload images to me.

Part 1     Part2     Part 3    Part 4     Part 5

 

4/6-9 (Due Thursday)

Part 1

  1. Use the FOSS Login to read “Earth’s Systems” P3-7 in the Planetary Science Online book and answer the think questions on p.7 


FOSS General Login

User Name: MagMiddle

Password: MagMiddle

  1. Complete these activities
  1. Identify a natural system and a human-made system in your home. You should identify the parts and interactions of the parts.
  2. Use the online textbook to obtain the definitions for the following words:

        Atmosphere        Biosphere       Geosphere    Hydrosphere

                      Subsystem         System

  1. Why is the Earth described as a system?

Part 2

  1.    Use the FOSS Login to read “The first voyage of Columbus” p8-14 in the Planetary Science Online book and answer the think questions on p.14
  2. View the online Multimedia activities in the Foss Planetary Science page:
    1. “Earth Models” & “Round Earth/Flat Earth” & “Latitude and Longitude Simulation”
    2. Tell me how each activity connects to the article