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Washingtonville, NY 10992

Phone: 845.497.4000
Fax: 845.497.4030
Science Extra Help

 
 
 
Extra Help for the week of May 15, 2017 ~ May 19, 2017:
  • Mrs. Gaine will not be available for extra help this week.
  • Mrs. Baker has already post days and times on Google Classroom.
Extra Help for the week of May 8, 2017 ~ May 12, 2017:
  • Mrs. Gaine will not be available for extra help this week.
  • Mrs. Baker has already post days and times on Google Classroom. 
 
Extr Help for the week of May 1, 2017 ~ May 5, 2017:
  • Mrs. Gaine will not be available for extra help this week.
  • Mrs. Baker will post days and times on Google Classroom. Be watching!
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The week of April 24, 2017 to April 28, 2017: 
  • Mrs. Gaine will not be available this week.
  • Mrs. Baker will announce her days and times for the week.  
The week of April 18, 2017 to April 21, 2017: 
  • Mrs. Gaine:  Wednesday ONLY ~ Lunch and after school until 3:00 pm ONLY!
  • Mrs. Baker will announce her days and times so be listening! 
 
The week of April 3, 2017 to April 7, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help closed all week unless special arrangements are made with individual students.
  • After School:
    • Closed all week for Mrs. Gaine
    • Mrs. Baker will announce her dates and times on a daily basis this week. Be listening!
   
 
The week of March 27, 2017 - March 31, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is open Tuesday to Friday this week.
  • After School:
    • Monday Closed
    • Tuesday with Mrs. Baker until 3:10 pm
    • Wednesday Mrs. Gaine and Mrs. Baker until 3:15
    • Thursday with Mrs. Baker will be announced during the week. Be listening and watching.
The week of March 20, 2017 - March 24, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is open Tuesday to Friday this week.
  • After School:
    • Monday Closed
    • Tuesday with Mrs. Baker until 3:10 pm
    • Wednesday Mrs. Gaine and Mrs. Baker until 3:15
    • Thursday with Mrs. Baker until 3:30
 
The week of March 13, 2017 - March 17, 2017:
  • All extra help has been canceled for this week.
The week of March 6, 2017 - March 10, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is open all week.
  • After school extra help: Tuesday until 3:00 with Mrs. Baker, Wednesday until 3:30 with Mrs. Baker and Mrs.Gaine and Thursdays will be announced during the week.
  • Please note the new days and dismissal times!!!!!!!
 
 
The week of February 27, 2017 - March 3, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is closed Monday, but open the rest of the week.
  • After school extra help: Tuesday until 3:00, Wednesday until 3:30 and Thursday until 3:00
  • Please note the new dismissal times!!!!!!!
 
The week of February 21, 2017 - February 24, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is closed Tuesday, but open the rest of the week.
  • After school extra help: Tuesday until 3:15, Wednesday until 3:30.  No Thursday this week!
The week of February 13, 2017 - February 16, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is closed Monday, but open the rest of the week.
  • After school extra help: Tuesday until 3:15 and Wednesday until 3:30. Please note the new dismissal times.
The week of February 6, 2017 - February 10, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help is closed on Monday, but open the rest of the week.
  • After school extra help: Tuesday and Wednesday until 3:30 ~~ Thursday until 2:40!!!
 
The week of January 30, 2017 - February 3, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help will be open all week!
  • After school extra help: Tuesday and Wednesday until 3:30 ~~ Thursday until 2:45!!!
The week of January 23, 2017 - January 27, 2017:
  • Lunch extra help: Monday thru Friday!
  • After school extra help: Tuesday and Wednesday until 3:30 ~~ Thursday until 2:45!!!
The week of January 17, 2017 - January 20, 2017:
  •  Lunch extra help:  Wednesday thru Friday!
  • After school extra help:  Wednesday until 3:30 ~~ Thursday until 2:45!!! 
 Keep a watchful eye out for announcements regarding Extra Help! 
 
The week of January 3, 2017 - January 6, 2017:
  • Extra help this week will be announced. There will not be any extra help on Tuesday, January 3, 2017!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Science Extra Credit Assignments!
NOTE:  The vocabualry Project was due at lunch on Friday, February 24, 2017.  Those of you who attended...Congratulations!!! Job well done!!!!!!  Those of you who did not may not turn it in now.  
The next project will be posted shortly!!! Keep watching this website and google classroom for updates!!!!! 
 
NEW UNITS: Chapter 9: Minerals and Rocks and Chapter 12: Weather
 
Chrome book Vocabulary Project with each new Unit of study:
  • (10 extra credit points at the end of each marking period)
New Unit: Chapter 12: Climate and Weather
Vocabulary Project:  Final Weather words list~ Final due date will be lunch time only the week that we return for our February President's Day Break!  Be watching and listening for the due date!!!!!
 

1. Atmosphere
2. Thermosphere (ionosphere, exosphere)
3. Stratosphere
4. Troposphere
5. Mesosphere
6. Weather/Climate
7. Air pressure
8. Temperature
9. Precipitation
10. Humidity/Water Vapor
11. Relative Humidity 
12.
Wind   
13. Global winds
14. Polar easterlies
15. Prevailing westerlies
16. Trade winds
17. Jet streams
18. Local winds 
19. Stratus Clouds
20. Cirrus Clouds
21. Cumulonimbus Clouds
22. Cumulus Clouds
23. Meteorologist 
24.   Air Mass
25. Front
26. Cold Front
27. Warm Front
28. Stationary Front
29. tornado
30. hurricanes
31. thunderstorms
32. anemometer
33. thermometer
34. barometer
35. hygrometer
36. weather balloon
37. Doppler radar
38. GOES    
 
 
New Unit: New vocabulary project: Chapter 9: Minerals and Rocks:

Below is a list of words to include in your project:

1. Minerals
2. Crystals
3. Rocks
4. Cleavage
5. Fracture
6. Igneous Rock
7. Sedimentary Rock
8. Metamorphic Rock
9. Rock Cycle 
10. Weathering 
11. Erosion
12. Soil
13. Topsoil
14. Subsoil
15. Parent Material
16. Clay Soil
17. Silt Soil
18. Sandy Soil
19. Loam
20. Humus
21. Law of Superposition
 
 
Chrome book Vocabulary Project with each new Unit of study:  
  • (10 extra credit points at the end of each marking period)
New Unit: New vocabulary project: 

Below is an updated list of words to include in your project: This is the final list of words. This extra credit due date is almost due.  Be listening and watching for the final due date!

DUE DATE WILL BE THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 28 ~ DECEMBER 2!!! BE READY!!!! 
  1. Plateau_____

  2. Valleys_____

  3. Plains_____

  4. Gorge_____

  5. Ridge_____

  6. Trenches_____

  7. Crust_____

  8. Mantle_____

  9. Core_____

  10. Lithosphere_____

  11. Plate Tectonics_____

  12. Continental Drift______

  13. Convection Currents_____

  14. Spreading Plate Boundary: Divergent Boundary_____

  15. Colliding Plate Boundary: Convergent Boundary______

  16. Sliding Plate Boundary: Transform Plate Boundary______

  17. Subduction Plate: Subduction Zone______

  18. Volcano______

  19. Earthquake_______

  20. Epicenter_______

  21. Focus_______

  22. Seismograph_______

  23. Richter Scale_______

  24. Seismic Waves______

  25. Tsunami______

  26. Fault_______

  27. Ash Cloud_______

  28. Crater_______

  29. Fissures_______

  30. Magma_______

  31. Lava_______

  32. Magma pools_______

  33. Tiltmeter_______       

Science Chrome Book Assignments!
 Assignments and Announcements will be posted as soon as the students receive their chrome books. 
  •  New Unit: New vocabulary project: 
    • Keep up to date!!!!:  New words will be given shortly. Refer to google classroom for the template and the on going list of words.  Words will be added to the list each time they are introduced, discussed and review in class!!!!
    • Chapter 1: Life Science words will begin shortly.  Be watching on this website and on Google Classroom!
Current Unit of Study!
 All Classes: Quarterly Assessment #4: The Week of June 12, 2017
Chapter 7:  Ecosystems
 
 
All Classes: Quarterly Assessment #3:
  • Tuesday, April 4, 2017: Mrs. Manngard's class
  • Wednedsay, April 5, 2017: Mrs. Gaine's class
  • During prds. 8/9 ~10
  • Posted on Google Classroom as well

~ Chapter 1: Life Science:
~ Chapter 12: Weather and Climate:
 
~ Chapter 9: Rocks and Minerals:
~ Chapter 8: Earth Science
  • Lesson 1:  Parts of the Earth
  • Lesson 2: Continental Drift Theory and Plate Tectonics 
  • Lessons 3 and 4: Earthquakes and Volcanoes
  • Quarterly Assessment 1: November 17 or November 18.
 ~ Scientific Method:
 
     
    Homework the week of June 5, 2017 ~ June 9, 2017
          
    Wednesday, June 7, 2017:
    All classes:  
    • Review all notes and material for Chapter 7.  Chapter 7 is going to be what will be the Quarterly Assessment that will be given on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 during prds. 2/3~4 for everyone.
    • Mrs. Manngard's class:  Finish Review/Study Guide given out in class today 
    Monday, June 5, 2017 and Tuesday, June 6, 2017: 
    All Classes:
    • Study all Chapter 7 notes and presentations
    • Complete:  Chapter 7 Test "Study Packet"
    • Study and review for QA #4 
    • All presentations and extra copies of notes shared on classroom
    • Quarterly Assessment:  Wednesday, June 14, 2017 All classes!
    Homework the week of May 30, 2017 ~ June 2, 2017
            
    Wedensday, May 31, 2017 and Thursday, June 1, 2017: 
    All Classes:
    • Study all notes and presentations on ecosystems:  Quarterly Assessment 4 will be on all these notes and presentations. 
     
     
    Homework for the Week of May 15, 2017 ~ May 19, 2017
       
    Wednesday,  May 17, 2017 Through Friday, May 19, 2017:
    All Classes:
    Tuesday, May 16, 2017:
    Mrs. Manngard's Class:
    • We finished notes for Chapter 7 ~ Lessons 2 and 3
    • Review notes: QQ #2 coming shortly
    • We worked on our Adapation Projects in class
    • All Projects due by the end of the school day on Friday, May 19, 2017
    Monday, May 15, 2017:
    Mrs. Gaine's Class: 
    • We finished notes for Chapter 7 ~ Lessons 2 and 3
    • Review notes:  QQ #2 coming shortly
    • We worked on our Adapation Projects in class 
    Homework for the week of May 8, 2017 ~ May 12, 2017
       
    Thursday, May 11, 2017 and Friday, May 12, 2017:
    • Study new notes that were taken in class today.
    • Complete Adaptation Research for in class Adaptation Project. 
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017 :
    • Complete reading Chapter 7: Lessons 2 and 3
    • Make a copy of the presentation and notes for Lessons 2 and 3 shared on google classroom. Read over the presentation
    • We finished watching "Africa's Super Seven" 
    Monday, May 8, 2017 and Tuesday, May 9, 2017: 
    All classes:
    • Quick Quiz grade was sent home on Friday and has been shared on parent portal
    • Read Chapter 7: Lessons 2 and 3 notes and outlines to follow
    • We watched "Jason and the Argonauts"   
    Homework for the week of May 1, 2017 ~ May 5, 2017:
         
     Friday,  May 5:
    • We had a Quick Quiz: Grades will be emailed sometime throughout the weekend. 
    • We watched Documentary called "Africa's Super Seven" 
    Monday, May 1 ~ Thursday, May 4:
    All classes: 
    • Review and study all notes taken in class and your own outline for chapter 7 ~ lesson 1.
    • Use Quizizz shared on Google Classroom to review.
    • Quizlet shared on Google Classroom to review.
    • Quick Quiz:  Friday, May 5 for all classes! 
    • We have been watching Documentary called "Africa's Super Seven"
    Homework for the week of April 24, 2017 ~ April 28, 2017
       
    Thursday, April 27, 2017 and Friday, April 28, 2017:
    • Please hand in signed QA grade sheets ASAP
    • Review notes on Lesson 1~ Quick Quiz for Lesson 1 coming soon!
     
     
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017 and Wednesday, April 26, 2017:
    Mrs. Gaine's class and Mrs. Manngard's class
    • Please hand in signed QA grade sheets ASAP
    • We started Chapter 7: Ecosystems by viewing several videos
    • Read and outline Chapter 7 ~ Lesson 1 for next Science Class
    • Quizizz on Ecosystem shared on Google Classroom
    • Quizlet on Ecosystem shared on Google Classroom
     
    Monday, April 24, 2017:
    Mrs. Manngard's class: 
    • Please hand in signed QA grade sheets ASAP
    • We started chapter 7: Ecosystems by viewing several videos 
    Homework for the week of April 18, 2017 ~ April 21, 2017
     
    Friday, April 21, 2017:
    •  We used this period to take the Math Quarterly Assessment.
    Tuesday, April 18, 2017,Wednesday, April 19, 2017 and Thursday, 20, 2017:
    Mrs. Manngard's class and Mrs. Gaine's class:
    • We used this period to work on review for the Math Quarterly Assessment
    Homework the week of April 3, 2017 ~ April 7, 2017
        
    All Classes:  Quarterly Assessment #3:
    • Tuesday, April 4, 2017:  Mrs. Manngard's class
    • Wednedsay, April 5, 2017:  Mrs. Gaine's class
    • During prds. 8/9 ~10 
    • Posted on Google Classroom as well.
    Thursday, April 6, 2017 ~ Friday, April 7, 2017:
    All Classes: 
    • Quarterly Assessment complete
    • Team Activity "Heros Journey" 
    Monday, April 3, 2017 and Tuesday, April 4, 2017:
    All Classes:  Quarterly Assessment Tuesday (Mrs. Manngard's class and Wednesday (Mrs. Gaine's class)!!!!! 
    Homework for the week of March 27, 2017 ~ March 31, 2017
        
    Friday, March 31, 2017:
    Mrs. Manngard's class:
    • Quarterly Assessment next week~Tuesday!
     
    Thursday, March 30, 2017:
    Mrs. Gaine's class:
    • We went over and discussed Chapter 1: Lessons 1-3 Study Guide shared on Classroom and in personal drive.
    • Quarterly Assessment coming soon next week: Possibly Tuesday
    • Quick Quiz #3: Friday, Mrs. Gaine's class only.
    Wedensday March 29, 2017
    :
    Mrs. Manngard's class:
    • We went over and discussed Chapter 1: Lessons 1-3 Study Guide shared on Classroom and in personal drive. 
    • Quarterly Assessment coming soon next week: Possibly Tuesday
    • Quick Quiz #3: Friday, Mrs. Gaine's class only.
    Tuesday, March 28, 2017:
    Mrs. Gaine's class:
    • Complete Chapter 1: Lessons 1-3 Study Guide shared on Classroom.
    • Make a copy and complete.
    • Follow all directions.
    • Quarterly Assessment coming soon.
    • Quick Quiz #3: Friday, Mrs. Gaine's class only.
    Monday, March 27, 2017:
    Mrs. Manngard's class:
    • Complete Chapter 1: Lessons 1-3 Study Guide shared on Classroom.  
    • Make a copy and complete.
    • Follow all directions.
    • Quarterly Assessment coming soon.
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