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8th Grade Life Science

Week 11

 Date Objective/ Procedure Handouts/ Labs Homework
11/12

Kingdom Protista Quiz

1. Demonstrate knowledge of: Protists: how they move, reproduce, differences between Ciliates, Flagellates and pseudopods, microscope techniques on a quiz

2.  View a  video about the characteristics of Living Things and the 5 Kingdoms of Life and answer questions:17 Classification of Life Video

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.5

18. Sec 4 How are Living Things Classified/Sec. 4 Enrichment

19 Living Things Review

Discovery Education

19 Living Things Review
11/13

Classification of Organisms

1.   Understand that a Dichotomous Key is a tool used to identify organisms.  Practice using the tool by completing : Go overp.13. Key Terms Exploring & Classifying Life/Overview Sections 3 & 4 Life  & 14. Sec 4 How are Living Things Classified/Sec. 4 Enrichment

2.Classification Activity- Cards- Using dichotomous keys to decide Kingdoms & characteristics

3. Science Journal- Use a Dichotomous Key to classify different species of birds

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.5

 19 Living Things Review

 

 

19 Living Things Review

11/14

Living Things Discussion and Grade Conferences

1. Go over the Protist Quiz to understand their performance

2. Discuss the lab grade rubric & binder grade rubric to see where improvement is needed

3. Fill out self evaluation form to prepare for parent-teacher conferences

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.5

 

Classifying Critters

19 Living Things Review

11/15

Living Things Review-1

1.  Understand that a Dichotomous Key is a tool used to identify organisms.  Practice using the tool by completing :Complete the p.18. Sec 4 How are Living Things Classified/Sec. 4 Enrichment

2.Science Journal- Use a Dichotomous Key to classify different species of birds

3. Complete the p. 19 Living Things Review  sheet to prepare for the upcoming test by creating a review sheet

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.5

 

Study for  Living Things Review

 

11/16

Living Things Review-2

1. Take a Classification Quiz to demonstrate knowledge of the levels of classification

2.Go over the p. 19 Living Things Review  sheet to prepare for the upcoming test by creating a review sheet

3.  Play a Living Things Review  game to reinforce the concepts learned about living things

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.5


 

Study for . Living Things Test

Living Things Review  Edmodo

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                               Last Updated: Wednesday November 21, 2012 07:45 AM -0500