8th Grade Living Environment

Welcome to the Living Environment!
Contact information - Mrs. Barravecchio  rbarravecchio@schools.nyc.gov

Grading Policy:
15% Quizzes
35% Exams
15% Projects
15% Homework
20% Labs and Classwork

Upcoming Dates:
Exam on Cells on Thursday 11. 8
Quiz on Sci Method on Friday 9.28
Exam on Science Inquiry - unit 1 - Thursday 10.4
Cell Organelle Project is due on Wednesday 10. 31

Week of November 12

Tuesday - work on lab report - due on Wednesday
Wednesday - define - reactants, products, enzymes, substrate, acid, base, pHscale
Thursday - review notes
Friday - lab report due on Tuesday.


Week of November 5
Monday - write up hypothesis and procedure from lab
Tuesday - no school
Wednesday - study for test
Thursday - exam
Friday - lab report due on Tuesday.

Week of October 29
students should complete their cell organelle billboard
Exam #2 - Cell organelles will be on Thursday 11.8

Week of October 22
Monday  - complete lab report for 1.6 - pH lab
Tuesday - Tuesday - students should complete their cell organelle project which is due on Wed. 10/31

Week of October 15, 2018
Tuesday - p. 115 #1,2,4,5 question and answer on loose leaf
Wednesday - review for quiz
Thursday - answer worksheet (see below )

Week of October 9, 2018

Tuesday -Wednesday -  write question and answers - p. 18 #11-15 (do not write diagrams) -due on Thursday
Thursday - define the following (I will check them on Tuesday) - cell, mitochondria, selectively permeable, cell membrane, cytoplasm, diffusion, osmosis
Friday - lab report - 1.5 due on Tuesday

Week of October 1, 2018
Monday - lab 1.4 - plant and animal cells  
Tuesday- complete regents questions
Wednesday - review for test - Unit 1 - Scientific Inquiry - scientific method, metric measurement, lab techniques, and life processes
Thursday - review scientific method
Friday - review notes and lab due Wednesday

Week of September 24, 2018
Monday - lab 1.3 - Microscope lab due on Tuesday 
Tuesday- define life characteristics in vocab section of notebook
Wednesday - graph the data on p. 58
Thursday - p. 67 essential questions
Friday - review notes
Week of September 17, 2018
Monday - Wednesday - lab 1.2 - metric measurement due on Thursday 
Thursday - write the question and answer on loose leaf - p. 16-17 #1-6 
Friday - review your notes on unit 1 - Science of Biology

Week of September 12, 2018
Wednesday - Lab 1.1 - lab safety is due on Thursday.  Be sure to include signed lab contract
Thursday - on loose leaf create a Venn diagram comparing and contrasting the Independent and dependent variable
Friday - Lab 1. 2 - measuring in science - due on Tuesday 9.18


Week of September 5,2018
Wednesday - parents must email me at rbarravecchio@schools.nyc.gov   be sure to have student's name and class in subject and in email include parent phone number.
Thursday - sign and return contract
Friday - work on lab report
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