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    2011-2012 CTEMS 7th Grade Life Science Scope, Sequence, & Homework
    Week
    Date
    Weekly Class Topics
    Homework from prior week due and graded every Monday; Test on prior week’s chapter work every Tuesday; Lab work expected every week Wed-Fri as needed.
    Chapter
    Homework
    Add in “Handouts” (“R & R”; “Enrich”) & “Science Fair Projects” as Assigned below…
    Aug. 30-Sep-3
    What is Life Science? Science Process; Thinking Skills; Definition of Life, Diagnostic test
    Monday; Minimum day, Supplies List Signature form, Textbook sign out, RNG pass out
    Tuesday—Pretzel-eating contest (no lab sheet); 3 students up front eat as many as they can in 1 minute; enzyme function, digestion, drying agent in pretzels soak up saliva. Expectation guide, Vocab guide for Ch. 1-2.
    Wednesday—First Daily review Ch. 1.1; Start Characteristics of Life Powerpoint.
    Thursday—Daily review, Characteristics of Life powerpoint.
    Friday—Introduction to the Microscope Lab
    1.
    Introductory Lab Write up; RNG 11-28; AAp.22
    Monday; Parent signature on Materials List Form
    Tuesday—RNG 11-15
    Wednesday— RNG 16-19
    Thursday— RNG 20-28
    Friday— No Homework
    Sept. 7-Sept. 10
    What is Life Science? Science Process; Thinking Skills; Definition of Life, Diagnostic testing, Out-loud Ch. Reading; What’s Life: Pond Lab; Beach Day Friday
    Monday; Intro to Microscope lab, microscope parts & safety lecture
    Tuesday—Finish Intro to Microscope lab; Pond water id lab
    Wednesday— Finish Intro to Microscope lab; Pond water id lab
    Thursday—Finish Pond water id lab, Clay creature building
    Friday—BEACH DAY
    1.
    Questions 1-7, p. 31;
    5-paragraph writing assignment, SciFair “What you Enjoy Doing”
    Monday; R & R; 1.1-1.2
    Tuesday; R & R; 1.3-1.4
    Wednesday; Key Terms
    Thursday—TBD
    Friday—
    Sept. 13-17
    Science Processes; Science Fair Project Design; What is Life Science? Science Process; Thinking Skills; Definition of Life, Diagnostic testing; . Labor Day on Monday
    Monday; . Labor Day
    Tuesday—Practice Test “B” Ch. 1
    Wednesday—Review Ch. 1; online test, etc.
    Thursday—Ch. 1; Test
    Friday—Computer Lab; set up Pearson SuccessNet; 2 videos, one AA, One Enrich, etc.
    Ch. 1
    Science Fair Project “Community Issues”
    Monday; No homework
    Tuesday—Complete 4 section assessments for Ch. 1; due Th.
    Wednesday— Complete 4 section assessments for Ch. 1; due Th.
    Thursday—At home sign up for Edmodo account and do Daily Review questions for Ch. 2.1 posted on-site
    Friday—
    Sept 12-16
    Light; EM spectrum & visible light
    Bubblearium Lab
    Monday; Start “Light Fantastic” movie,
    Tuesday—Finish “Light Fantastic” movie, Daily review 2.1
    Wednesday—Daily review 2.2, investigate pond H2O samples from home.
    Thursday— Bubblearium Lab
    Friday—Video; teacher out
    2.
    RNG 29-52; AA P.45; 56
    SciFair “Project Idea Complete”
    Monday—RNG 29-37
    Tuesday—RNG 38-40
    Wednesday—RNG 41-45; AA45
    Thursday—RNG 46-52; AA P.56
    Friday—RNG Due
    Sept 19-23
    Light; Simple lenses
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—Science Fair Practice Work
    Thursday—Bubblearium Lab
    Friday— Finish Bubblearium Lab
    2.
    R & R; AA P. 60; 63; Questions 1-8, p. 73 SciFair “Content Link”
    Monday Get Ready— Review & Assessent in book, pg 71-72; 1-28; STDS Review; pg 73, 1-7
    Tuesday—R & R 2.1-2.2
    Wednesday—R & R 2.3-2.4
    Thursday—
    Friday-- R & R due;
    Sept 26- 30
    Cellular structure and function; Cell Structure
    Monday; Review for Ch. 2 Test; TOPS Focus Lab 3/4
    Tuesday— STDS Practice Due; Test 2, Ch. 2; Ch. 2 Test
    Wednesday—Science Fair Work
    Thursday— Cell model project intro. Cell Drawing Notes
    Friday—
    3.
    RNG 53-67;
    Monday Get Ready— Online Ch. 2 Practice Test;
    Tuesday— RNG 53-56
    Wednesday— RNG 57-60; Powerpoint on Cell Structure & Function
    Thursday— RNG 61-67;
    Friday—RNG Due
    Oct 3-Oct 7
    Cellular structure and function; Cell Function; “Close Look at Cells” Lab
    Monday; “A Close Look at Cells” Lab
    Tuesday—“A Close Look at Cells” Lab
    Wednesday—“A Close Look at Cells” Lab
    Thursday—“A Close Look at Cells” Lab
    Friday—
    3.
    R & R; AA p. 91; Questions 1-8, p. 111;
    Monday Cell Model Project + Extra Credit: R & R 3.1-3.2; Get Ready— Pearson SuccessNet; STDS Review in Book;
    Tuesday— Cell Model Project + Extra Credit: R & R 3.3-3.4;
    Wednesday— Cell Model Project + Extra Credit: Key Terms
    Thursday— Cell Model Project + Extra Credit: STDS Practice; Test 1, Ch. 3
    Friday-- Cell Model Project; Due Monday
    Oct. 10-14
    Cellular Processes & Energy; Photosynthesis & Respiration
    Monday; ; Group review of Cell Models
    Tuesday—Test, Ch. 3
    Wednesday—Cell Processes and Energy
    Thursday— Cell Processes and Energy Mitosis Coloring
    Friday— Cell Processes and Energy Mitosis Coloring
    4.
    RNG 68-84; AA p. 120;
    Monday; Section Assessments 1-4; test Tuesday
    Tuesday— ; RNG 68-71
    Wednesday—RNG 72-75
    Thursday—RNG 76-81
    Friday—RNG 82-84 Sci Fair “Process” due Monday!
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    Oct. 17-21
    Cellular Processes and Energy; Structure & function of DNA, Differentiation; Mitosis; Benchmark Test # 1
    Monday; Correct RNG Homework
    Tuesday—“Stomata Functions” Lab; show how to find Th.Fri videos.
    Wednesday—Science Fair “Background Research”; in the Computer lab
    Thursday—“Stomata Functions” Lab
    Friday—“Stomata Functions” Lab
    4.
    R & R + Videos
    Monday — R & R 4.1-4.2
    Tuesday— R & R 4.3-4.4; Science Fair “Procedure” due Wed
    Wednesday—Key Terms worksheet
    Thursday—Khan videos: Psn, Rsp, Cell division
    Friday—Khan videos; Mitosis, Meiosis
    Oct 25-29
    Questions 1-8, p. 145; AA p. 133; Study for benchmark test; SciFair “Procedure”
    Nov. 1-5
    Genetics the Science of Heredity; Genes, DNA, & Protiens, Mendelian genetics & Meiosis, protein synthesis
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    5.
    RNG 85-100; AA p.179; Questions 1-8, p. 185; SciFair “Data Table”
    Monday Get Ready— Pearson SuccessNet; STDS Review in Book;
    Tuesday— ; STDS Practice Due; Test 2, Ch. 4
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday--
    Nov 8-12
    Genetics the Science of Heredity; Genes, DNA, & Protiens, Mendelian genetics & Meiosis, protein synthesis
    No school Nov. 11; Veteran’s Day
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    5.
    Ch. 5, Continued SciFair “Design Your Data Table(s)” due Friday
    Monday; One-question homework assignments; due next day!
    Tuesday— 1-Question homework; Foldable test in class.
    Wednesday—1-Question homework; Foldable test in class.
    Thursday—SCHOOL HOLIDAY
    Friday--1-Question homework; Foldable test in class.
    Nov 15-19
    Modern Genetics
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    The 4 Parts of a data table;
    Title that includes m.v. and r.v.
    Units for quantitative measurements, Dates, m.v. and r.v.
    6.
    RNG 101-110; Science Fair Data Tables Due Wed
    Monday RNG 102-104
    Tuesday— RNG 106-107
    Wednesday— RNG 109-110
    Thursday— Book, P. 217, Q 1-7
    Friday--
    Nov 22-23
    Changes over Time; Evolution & adaptation; pattern, process & evidence; ; Thanksgiving 11/24-26
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    7.1-7.3
    RNG 111-124; AA p.237; SciFair Exp”
    Monday
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—HOLIDAY; NO SCHOOL
    Thursday— HOLIDAY; NO SCHOOL
    Friday-- HOLIDAY; NO SCHOOL
    Nov 29-Dec 3
    Changes over Time; Branching trees; Science Fair Project Design
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    7.4-7.5
    RNG 125-143; SciFair Exp”
    Monday Get Ready—Online flashcards, ch. 7, Online practice quiz
    Tuesday— ; RNG 125-128
    Wednesday—RNG 129-131
    Thursday—RNG 132-139
    Friday—RNG 140-143
    15
    Dec 6-10
    Earth’s History; The Rock Cycle
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    8.
    R & R; Enrich; AA. p. 277; 291; ; Q 1-7, p. 303; SciFair Exp”
    Monday Get Ready— Website, Practice Test 1-30
    Tuesday— Practice test due; 1-Question H.W.
    Wednesday—1-Q H.W.
    Thursday—1-Q H.W. on Edmodo.com blog
    Friday--1-Q H.W. on Edmodo.com blog
    16.
    Dec 13-17
    Earth’s History; Continental drift, plate tectonics, biogeography; Geologic dating; Science Fair Project Design
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    8.
    Benchmark & Midyear Test Study; Science Fair Project work; Background Research Due
    Monday R & R 8.3-8.4
    Tuesday— R & R 8.5; Sci Fair background research
    Wednesday— Sci Fair background research
    Thursday— Sci Fair background research
    Friday--
    Dec 20-Dec 31
    WINTER HOLIDAY BREAK
    Science Fair Project work
    17.
    Jan 3-7
    M/T; Benchmark Test # 2; Outcome Test; Midyear Test
    W/Th/F; Functional Taxonomy & Who’s who
    Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi & Protists
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    9.
    RNG 153-166; “Complete your SciFair Exp”
    SciFair “Title” due Friday
    Monday—Continue online w/ benchmark test #2 from class
    Tuesday— Online Test
    Wednesday—RNG 153-157
    Thursday—RNG 158-161
    Friday—RNG 162-166
    18.
    Jan 10-14
    Lab Series # 1; Microscope Labs Week
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    9.
    RNG; R & R; AA p. 336; Questions 1-8, p. 355 Enrich; SciFair Typed Title, Summary Intro” due Friday
    Monday—RNG 167-170
    Tuesday—R & R 9.1-9.2
    Wednesday— R & R 9.3-9.4
    Thursday— Type Title/Summary Intro
    Friday--
    19.
    Jan 18-21
    Functional Taxonomy & Who’s who
    Plants & Angiosperm Reproduction MLK Holiday 1/17
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    10.
    RNG 171-191; ; SciFair typed “Title” due Friday
    Monday Get Ready—
    Tuesday— ; STDS Practice Due
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday--
    20.
    Jan 24-28
    Lab Series #2; Loma Prieta Forest Ecology Labs Week
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    10.
    R & R 10.1-10.5; AA p. 393; Questions 1-7, p. 403; Sci Fair “Typed Data Table” due
    Monday—R & R 10.1-10.2
    Tuesday— R & R 10.3-10.4
    Wednesday—R & R 10.5
    Thursday—Key Terms + Typed Data table
    Friday—Data Table Due
    21.
    Jan 31-Feb. 4
    Functional Taxonomy & Who’s who
    Invertebrates
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    11.
    RNG 192-218; Sci Fair work on typed “Results Summary + Analysis”
    Monday—RNG 192-197
    Tuesday— RNG 198-201; “Results Summary”
    Wednesday—RNG 202-208
    Thursday—RNG 209-215; “Analysis”
    Friday—RNG 216-218
    22.
    Feb 7-11
    Lab Series #3; Invertebrate Dissections Week
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    11.
    Team-Designed Dissection Labs; Questions 1-7, p. 449; AA. p. 418; p. 444; SciFair Results Summary Due Friday
    Monday—R & R 11.1-11.2
    Tuesday— Sci Fair “Analysis”
    Wednesday—R & R 11.3-11.4
    Thursday—R & R 11.5 + “Results Summary"
    Friday—“Results Summary” Due; Test Ch. 11.
    Feb 14-18
    FEBRUARY PRESIDENT’S WEEK HOLIDAY
    23.
    Feb 21-25
    Introduction to Vertebrates
    Science Processes; Science Fair Project Design
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    12.1-12.2
    RNG 219-226; SciFair first half of display board due; “Analysis”, & “Conclusion” due
    Monday—Sci Fair Boards; “Analysis”
    Tuesday— RNG 219-222
    Wednesday—Sci Fair Boards, “Conclusion”
    Thursday—RNG 223-226
    Friday—Sci Fair Boards & etc.
    24
    Feb 28-Mar 4
    Introduction to Vertebrates
    Science Processes; Science Fair
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    12.3-12.4
    RNG 227-235; Science Fair; “Materials” & “extra stuff” due
    Monday—
    Tuesday— RNG 227-230
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—RNG 231-235
    Friday--
    25
    Mar 7-11
    Science Fair Final Prep
    Set up Science Fair in Gym
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    n/a
    Science Fair Report typing;; “Final Touches” due Thursday
    Monday—Sci Fair Wrap up work
    Tuesday— Sci Fair Wrap up work
    Wednesday—Sci Fair Wrap up
    Thursday—Review Speeches for Judges
    Friday—No homework
    26.
    Mar 14-18
    Lab Series #4 Vertebrate Dissections Week;
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    12.5
    Team Designed Dissection Labs; AA. p. 470; AA. p. 482; Questions 1-8, p. 499; R & R 12.1-12.5; Study for benchmark test
    Monday— Fish Dissection Assignment
    Tuesday— Fish Dissection Assignment
    Wednesday—RNG 236-239
    Thursday—RNG 240-243; STDS Practice Pg. 245, 1-6
    Friday—TEST Ch. 12; ; STDS Practice Due
    27.
    Mar 21-25
    Machines & the Body; Simple machines; joints, levers, & mechanical advantage
    Benchmark Test #3
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    13.1
    RNG 244-261 Q. 1-3, p. 517; Handouts as Assigned
    Monday Get Ready— RNG 244-249; Study for Benchmark Test #3
    Tuesday— RNG 250-254; Study for Benchmark Test #3
    Wednesday— RNG 255-257; Study for Benchmark Test #3
    Thursday— RNG 258-261; Study for Benchmark Test #3
    Friday—Benchmark Test #3
    28.
    Mar 28-Apr 1
    Human skeletal and muscular systems
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    13.2-13.3
    Finish R & R’s; Section Assessments & STDS Review
    Monday—Finish R & R’s started in class, Enrich, Parent Signature on Benchmark #3 Test Summary Sheet
    Tuesday— 13.1-13.2 Section Assessment
    Wednesday—13.3 Section Assessment
    Thursday—13.4 Section Assessment
    Friday—STDS Practice Ch. 13
    29.
    Apr 4-8
    Circulation & Respiration; Circulation and Pressure & Volume in liquid systems. Blood & Lymph; The human circulatory system; Immune System, AIDS/SARS/H1N1,
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    14.1-14.2
    RNG 262-267
    Monday Get Ready—Study Ch. 13 Test
    Tuesday— RNG 262-267
    Wednesday—RNG 268-271
    Thursday—RNG 272-277; RNG 14.1-14.3 DUE
    Friday—RNG 278-282
    Apr 11-15
    SPRING BREAK WEEK
    Study Ch. 14
    30.
    Apr 19-22
    Human respiratory system & cardiovascular/respiratory diseases. No school 4/18
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    14.3-14.4
    R & R; AA p. 554/577;
    Questions p. 591/593;
    Monday— No school
    Tuesday— R & R 14.3-14.4
    Wednesday— R & R Key Terms++
    Thursday— p. 591, 1-10.; p. 593, 1-9
    Friday-- AA p. 554/577 (in class); TEST, Ch. 14
    31.
    Apr 25-29
    The Nervous System
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    15
    RNG 283-296; AA. p. 607
    Monday Get Ready—RNG 283-286
    Video in class
    Tuesday— RNG 287-291
    Video in class
    Wednesday— RNG 292-296
    Thursday— RNG 297-299
    Friday—RNG 300-304
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    May 2-6
    STAR Testing Week 1
    n/a
    No Homework
    Ch. 15 in Class; Nervous System
    Monday Get Ready—No Homework
    R & R Ch. 15 in class
    Tuesday— No Homework
    R & R Ch. 15 in class
    Wednesday— No Homework
    R & R Ch. 15 in class
    Thursday— No Homework
    Neurology Lab in class
    Friday-- No Homework
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    May 9-13
    STAR Testing Week 2
    15
    Ch. 15; Nervous System
    Monday—
    Neurology Lab in class
    Homework; Section Assessment 15.1-15.2
    Tuesday— ; STDS Practice Due
    Neurology Lab in class
    Homework; Section Assessment 15.3-15.5
    Wednesday—
    Neurology Lab in class
    Homework; Review & Assessment 1-25; p. 631
    Thursday—
    Neurology Lab in class
    Homework; Standards Review 1-7, p. 633;
    Friday—No Homework
    34.
    May 16-20
    Finish the Nervous System; Endocrine System
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    15/16
    RNG Ch. 15/16
    Monday Get Ready— Practice Test Ch. 15 online; 1-30
    Tuesday—RNG Ch. 16 tonight; 305-308; TEST today in class Ch. 15; STDS Practice Due
    Wednesday—RNG; 309-313
    Thursday—RNG; 314-318
    Friday—No Homework
    35.
    May 23-27
    Human reproduction & endocrinology
    5/23 No Class: Ropes Course
    5/27 No Class; Beach Day
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    16
    Ch. 16; Endocrine & Reproductive Systems
    Monday—No School; Ropes Course
    Tuesday— R & R 16.3 + Key Terms;
    Wednesday—Sect. Assmt. 16.1
    Thursday— Sect. Assmt. 16.2
    Friday-- Sect. Assmt. 16.3 No School; Beach Day
    36.
    My 30-Jun 3
    Human reproduction & endocrinology
    Memorial Holiday 5/30
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
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    Study for benchmark test;
    Monday— MEMORIAL HOLIDAY
    Tuesday— Review & Assessment Pg. 665; 1-10, Chapter Review & Assessment pg. 666, 11-25; Standards Practice pg. 667, 1-7
    Wednesday—STDS Practice; AA. p. 645; Questions 1-8, p. 667
    Thursday— ; STDS Practice Due Practice Test online 1-30
    Friday—Ch. 16 Test
    37.
    Jun 6-10­
    Human reproduction & endocrinology;
    Study for Benchmark Test # 4; Ch. 13-16
    Monday;
    Tuesday—
    Wednesday—
    Thursday—
    Friday—
    16.3-16.4
    Study for benchmark test;
    Monday—
    Tuesday—Study for Benchmark Test
    Wednesday— Study for Benchmark Test
    Thursday— Study for Benchmark Test
    Friday—BENCHMARK TEST #4
    38.
    Jun 13-16
    ASSEMBLY SCHEDULE WEEK

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