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Science 7 (Period 4) Assignments

Instructor
Katherine Santarosa
Term
2019-2020 Trimester 3
Department
Science

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Period 3& 4 Santarosa Zoom

Tuesday, June 9th Period 3 & 4 Santarosa Zoom. Please join the end of the year wrap up zoom. 
Please use the invite below to join in.
Period 3 & 4    10:20 - 10:35
 
Topic: Period 3 & 4 Santarosa Zoom
Time: Jun 9, 2020 10:20 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88203345244?pwd=NzVkSmJZNFR1aHZ5MGY3Y3RNTlRPZz09
Meeting ID: 882 0334 5244
Password: 7UwZ8a

Due:

Assignments for Week of June 1st - June 5th

Assignments for Week of June 1st - June 5th 

*All assignments for TRIMESTER 3 due by 3:00 on Friday June 5th  

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button.  

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net 

 

        1.  Check Aeries to make sure all of your work has been graded. If you have zeros for any assignments please go to the grades tab in Stemcopes and find the                      assignments. Then Complete them, save them, turn them in. THEN EMAIL ME the exact name and topic of the assignment(s) so I can give you credit. 

 

       2.    ALL ASSIGNMENTS (Missing or incomplete) are Due Friday June 5th. Please EMAIL ME with any questions about your assignments.  

Videos: 

The last topic we would like to introduce is about Energy Flow in Organisms. The following videos cover different situations where plants and animals use and transfer energy through the environment. Please watch these videos and think about how energy is transferred around the environment and how all living organisms depend on each other to live.  

 

Energy Flow in Organisms 

Cellular Respiration- Bozeman Science 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gh2P5CmCC0M&t=13s 

Energy Pyramid- Energy Flow in Ecosystem 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=De_53QflEXQ 

Cellular Respiration and the Mighty Mitochondria 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Eo7JtRA7lg 

 

 

 

Due:

Assignments for Week of May 25th -29th

Assignments for Week of May 25th -29th  

*All assignments are due by 3:00 on Friday May 29th 

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button.  

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net 

  1.  1..Read and Complete Stemscopedia.  Intoduction to Photosynthesis 
  1. a.  Do the Try Now activity at the bottom of reading. Answer the 7 questions.  
  1. 2.  Reading Science A – Thanks Leaves! 
  1. a.  Read the article and then scroll down and answer questions. 
  1. 3.  Science Today – Watch it! - watch video and answer questions 
  1. 4.  Multiple Choice Assessment – Introduction to Photosynthesis 
  1. a.  Answer Questions 1-5 

 

Videos 

Photosynthesis- Bozeman Science 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g78utcLQrJ4&t=2s 

What is Photosynthesis?  Fuse School 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CL9A8YhwUps&list=PLjCX6CqoQ8VwtkQfe_t9tZ9Ur1pmHSwOX&index=3&t=0s 

Photosynthesis & Respiration 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XIyweZg6Sw&list=PLjCX6CqoQ8VwtkQfe_t9tZ9Ur1pmHSwOX&index=3 

 

 

 

 

Due:

Assignments Week of May 18th - 22nd

Assignments for Week of May 18th - May 22nd  

*All assignments are due by 3:00 on Friday May 22nd 

 

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button. 

 

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net

 

      1.  Read and Complete Stemscopedia.  Thermal Energy in Chemical Reactions 

  1. a.   Complete the What Do You Think?  Type answers by putting the cursor in the Box next to “Muffins Baking” and “Fireworks Exploding”  
  1. b.   Do the Try Now activity at the bottom of reading. Answer the 7 questions.     
  2.                                                                                                                              
      2.  Reading Science A – Exothermic & Endothermic Reactions  
  1.               a.   Read the article and then scroll down and answer questions 1-5. 
  2.  
  3. 3.  Science Today – Watch it! - watch video and answer questions 
  4.  
  1.  4.  Multiple Choice Assessment – Thermal Energy in Chemical Reactions 
  1. a.   Answer Questions 1-5 

 

Due:

Assignments Week of May 11th - 15th

Assignments for Week of May 11th - 15th 

*All assignments are due by 3:00 on Friday May 15th 

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button.  

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net 

 

Here are a few videos to watch.  These will help with your understanding of this weeks subject.

The Law of Conservation of Mass- Todd Ramsey

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2S6e11NBwiw

Balancing Chemical Equations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jISjQvdyhs

 How to balance Chemical Equations

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zmdxMlb88Fs

 1.  Read and Complete Stemscopedia.  Modeling Conservation of Mass 

             a.  Do the Try Now activity Writing Chemical Formulas for (water, carbon dioxide, salt)  

             b. Try Now – Chemical Equations Chart. Is the equation balanced or unbalanced 
 2.  Watch the Content Connection Video – Conservation of Mass 
             a. Scroll down and answer Questions 1-2 
 
 3.  Science Today – Watch It! - Watch the video and answer Questions 1-2  
 
 4.  Reading Science A –  The Birth of Chemical Formulas & Equations.  
             a. Read the article and then scroll down and answer questions 1-5. 
 
  5.  Multiple Choice Assessment – Modeling Conservation of Mass 
             a. Answer Questions 1-5 

 

Due:

Zoom Session

 
Hello Students,
Please join me for a Zoom Session, times are listed below. I will be reviewing the Punnet Square activity (6th Grade), Chemical reactions (7th grade) and answering any questions about the current assignments. Please check your District email for the invite. 
Tuesday May 12                                              Thursday May 14
Period 1  10:00am- 10:15am                            Period 4  10:00am- 10:15am
Period 2  10:20am- 10:35am                            Period 5  10:20am - 10:35am
Period 3  10:40am - 10:55am                           Period 6  10:40am - 10:55am
 
Be on time
Mute your microphone
 
Stay safe and Be healthy,
Mrs. Santarosa

Due:

Assignments for the Week of May 4th- 8yh

Assignments for Week of May 4th - 8th 

 

*All assignments are due by 3:00 on Friday May 8th 

 

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button.  

 

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net 

 

  1. 1.  Read and Complete StemscopediaPhysical & Chemical Properties 
  1. Do the Try Now activityBe sure to fill in the Physical Properties Data Table AND the Chemical Properties Data Table 
  2.  
  1.  2. Explore 4 – Tuva Densities of Materials Questions 1-9 
  2.  
  1.  3.  Watch the following video clips to help you understand the concepts from this Topic.  
  1. Physical vs Chemical Properties- Explained:  https://youtu.be/Z5L2NOMEWT0  
  1. The Physical Properties and Chemical properties of Matter: https://youtu.be/C4pQQQNwy30  
  1. What is Density? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CAFGiI8708M 
  1. 5 Facts about Density: https://youtu.be/zlkpZZW29b0  
  1. EXAMPLE LAB ACTIVITY - Layer Liquid Density Tower - you can do the activity if you wish but not required: https://youtu.be/4EMUsPJtCoc  
  1. Diamonds 101: How They Form and How They’re Found: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vaNZ-8q5w60  
  2.  
  1.  4.  Multiple Choice Assessment – Physical and Chemical Reactions 
  1. Answer Questions 1-5 

 

Due:

Assignments for Week of April 27th - May 1st

Assignments for Week of April 27th - May 1st  

 

*All assignments are due by 3:00 on Friday May 1st  

 

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button.  

 

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net 

 

  1.  1. Read and Complete Stemscopedia Characteristics of Chemical Reactions 
  1. a. Do the Try Now activity at the bottom of reading. Be sure to fill in the Data Table below “The Examples of Chem Reaction” Box 
  2.  
  1.  2. Watch the 2 Content Connection Video – Chemical Reactions & Cheeseburger in Acid 
  1. a.  Scroll down and answer Questions for both videos  
  2.  
  1. 3. Reading Science A Chemical Reactions Affect Van Gogh’s Paintings  
  1. a.  Read the article and then scroll down and answer questions 1-5. 
  2.  
  1. 4. Multiple Choice AssessmentCharacteristics of Chemical Reactions 
  1. a.  Answer Questions 1-5 

Due:

Assignment

Assignments for Week of April 20th - April 24th 

*All assignments are due by 3:00 on Friday the 24th. 

 

*Be sure to click “SAVE” for each assignment. Then click the “Turn In” button.  

 

*Do NOT message me in TEAMS. For any questions you must EMAIL ME.  santarosa@pvpusd.net 

 

  1. 1.  Be sure to Finish and turn in the Science Reading A  - Biodiversity and the Ecosystem- This was assigned on Friday April 17th 
  2.  
  1. 2.   Complete and Turn in Multiple Choice Assessment - Ecosystem Biodiversity  
  2.  
  1. 3.   Read and Complete Stemscopedia -  Synthetic Materials  
  1. Do the Try Now activities at the bottom of reading. Type answers in the data table. 
  2.  
  1. 4.  Reading Science A – Chemical Changes in Matter. Read and answer questions 1-6 
  2.  
  1. 5.  Math Connections – Synthetic Materials. Questions 1-14.  
  2.            For Example: The answer to questions 1 and 2 for the material Lead would be Natural and 620.60 
  3.  
  1. 6. Multiple Choice Assessment – Synthetic Materials 
  1. Answer Questions 1-5 

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Assignment

Friday, April 17th 

  1. Reading Science A – Biodiversity & the Ecosystem: Read the article and answer the questions. (Due Tuesday 21st) 

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Assignment

Tuesday, April 14th 

  1. STEMscopedia – Ecosystem Biodiversity: Read and then complete the “What Do You Think?” and the “Try Now”. (Due Friday April 17th) 

 

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Assignment

Wednesday, April 15th 

  1. Explore 4: Tuva – California Condors - Read through and complete the activity. Be sure to follow the directions carefully and take your time. (Due Friday April 17th) 

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Assignment

Thursday, April 16th 

  1. Be sure to complete the STEMscopedia reading activity and and Explore 4: Tuva Califonia Condors and turn in by tomorrow Friday April 17th. 

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Assignment

Friday, April 10th 

  1. Be sure to turn in theStemscopediaassignment and the Truva Activity Today. 
  2. GoToSTEMscopes and Watch the 2 Content Connections Videos- Invading Animals: The Cane Toad  and answer Questions 1-7.  (Due Tuesday 14th) 

Watch Invading Plant Species and answer Questions 1-6 (Due Tuesday 14th) 

  1. Reading Science A- Environmental Changes. Read the article fromSTEMscopesand Answer questions 1-5.  (Due Tuesday 14th) 

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Assignment

Monday April 13th 

  1. Multiple Choice Assessment – Dynamic Nature of Ecosystem (Due Tuesday April 14th) 

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Assignment

Monday and Tuesday - April 6 & 7
 1. Read - Dynamic Nature of Ecosystems- Stemscopedia- You will find this assignment when you login to the Stemscopes app in the PVPUSD portal. (portal.pvpusd.net)
 
2. As you read the article make sure you highlight and annotate the reading. For example highlight important terms, and main ideas. Also include and questions you my have.
 
3. Complete the "Try Now" section of the article. This will be found towards the bottom of the article. 
 
This assignment will be turned in Friday April 10. Do not turn it in early! You will lose excess to the article if you do. You will need this information for the next assignment.

Due:

Assignment

Wednesday & Thursday April 8th and 9th

1. Complete the Explore 4: Tuva - Bylot Island Ecology Activity. 

2. Take your time and be sure to read everything carefully. The graphing can be challenging. Take some time and play with the graph to figure out how to place items on the X and Y Axis.  

3. Be sure to answer questions 1-16. Write each answer in the area provided. Use complete sentences.

4. Turn in by Friday April 10th.