Grades will be awarded according to the following breakdown:
40% Competency #1 Seeks answers
40% Competency #2 Demonstrates knowledge
20% Competency #3 Uses S&T language
*detailed explanations of each competency found here ->SSC science and technology.doc*

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Homework that never goes away

Quizzes:
Workbook work will be assessed using quizzes
Notes and Powerpoint presentations:
    • Notes from the text (Cornell notes) will be checked.
      • Here's a quick refresher on taking Cornell notes -[[file/view/Taking Cornell Notes.doc|Taking Cornell Notes.doc]]
    • Notes are taken from the text and from powerpoints
  • Cornell notes:
    • Chapter 4
      • a- pp92-116 - 03/04
      • b- pp116-139 - 03/11
    • Chapter 5
      • a- pp126-151 - 03/18
    • Chapter 6
      • a- pp160-172 - 04/12
      • b- pp173-186 - 04/26
      • c- pp187-193 - 05/05
    • Chapter 7
      • a- pp202-212 - 05/13
      • skip sensory organs for now...
      • b- pp221-225 - 05/19
  • Students are expected to present one slide in front of class occasionally.
  • Rubric - Ppt slide presentation.pdf

Assignments

1 - Setting up wiki

2 - Compressible Fluid Image and definition

3 - Microscopes lab

4 - Test Review definitions - The outline and rubric follow assignment 2's exactly so check that out.

5 - Eye Dissection - Due Tues 29th

6 - Chapter 6 Powerpoint Summary

7 - Nutrition Lab Report

8 - Nutrition poster - YOUR Favorite meal
    • Assignment 8.docx - sorry for the ugly formatting (I copied it from our computer lab to do list..)
    • great example - missing the the actual calculation though, otherwise over the top perfect!!

9 - Blood type write up - Lab and Blood type game

10 - Frog dissection
  • Description and grading
    • Dissection-10pts - Frog Dissection.doc
      • 9pts - parts sheet & lab notes (observations)
      • 1pts - Muscle & bones
      • Bonus - Frog brain.doc
    • Written-10pts - Frog Questions.doc***please skip #6
      • all answers completed correctly 10 pts
      • Both bonus questions completed correctly = +1

11 - Review puppet shows:


Solid Steel Radio Show 27/5/2011 Part 3 + 4 - DJ Moneyshot by Ninja Tune