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There will also be a quiz or test on every Thursday.

5th Grade: (6th graders, please scroll down for 6th grade assignment.)

The dates are the dates you should turn in your work. This is the complete list. I will also list each part separately on Google Classroom.
Homework:
Thursday 9/10 Palm Tree ID project due Monday Oct. 5
Monday 9/14 Prepare for TEST on Mon, 9/21 (when you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)
Wednesday 9/16 Read & complete pages 1 – 15 in the textbook.
Monday 9/21 TEST on The Nature of Science, Palm Tree Project due Mon. 10/5
Wednesday 9/23 Read & complete pages 16 – 25 in the textbook.
Wednesday 9/30 Read & complete pages 26 – 35 in the textbook. Take home plants for Seedlings Project.
Monday 10/5 Palm Tree Project due; Prepare for TEST on Mon, 10/12
Wednesday 10/7 Read & complete pages 42-55 in the textbook.
Monday 10/12 TEST on The Properties of Matter
Wednesday 10/14 Read & complete pages 56 – 63 in the textbook.
Monday 10/19 Quiz on states of matter.
Wednesday 10/21 Read & complete pages 64 – 77 in the textbook.
Friday 10/23 Bring in your plants from Seedlings Project.
Monday 10/26 Prepare for TEST on Mon, 9/21 (when you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)
Wednesday 10/28 Read & complete pages 78 – 89 in your textbook. Start reviewing for Exam.
Monday 11/2 TEST on Changes in Matter
11/9 – 11/11 TRIMESTER EXAM

6th Grade:

Homework schedule. Dates given are the due dates. You are welcome to do the assignment well in advance. Reading the textbook will help you understand the questions on the tests. If you maintain a ‘B’ or higher grade, you will not have to write out answers to the questions posed in the textbook. Read for about 15 minutes (3-4 pages) per night. You can read online.

 

September

Thurs 10 – Read and be familiar with pp.178 – 185, especially the parts that will help with your test

Mon 14 – Test on Sept 21 (if you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)

Thurs 17 – Read and be familiar with pp.188-189,198-200, 205 

Mon 21 – TEST on introduction to Earth’s Systems

Thurs 24 – Read and be familiar with  pp.186-187

Mon 28 – No School, but test on Monday Oct 5 (if you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)

 

October

Thurs 1 – Read and be familiar with pp.190-196 

Mon 5 – TEST on Mapping the Earth’s Surface

Thurs 8 – Read and be familiar with pp.218-228. 

Mon 12 – TEST on Oct 19 (if you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)

Thurs 18 – Read and be familiar with pp.230-237, 256-267

Mon 19 – Test on Weather

Thur 22 – Read and be familiar with pp.280-289

Mon 26 – Test on Nov 2 (if you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)

Thurs 29 – Read and be familiar with pp.292 -314

 

November

Mon 2 – TEST on Layers of the Earth, Minerals & Rocks, and the Rock Cycle

Mon 9 – 11 Trimester Exams

Thurs 12 – Gemstone/Birthstone project assigned, due on Nov 23.

Thurs 19 – Read and be familiar with pp.330-337

Mon 23 – Gemstone/Birthstone Project due

 

December

Thurs 3 – Read and be familiar with pp.340-348, 357-361

Mon 7 – Test on Dec 14 (if you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail)

Thurs 10 – Read and be familiar with pp.364-372

Fri 14 – TEST on Plate Tectonics