7- D-1 & D-3 Science - Mrs. Brandel

Wow, we are into our Third Trimester and SPRING!!! 
It was nice to meet many of you to discuss the second trimester and your child's progress.

Next Tuesday , 3 /27th -  is our Chapter 13 Test
on Animal Behavior
 and essays have been given

ESSAYS:

1. Be able to explain the steps in Pavlov's Dogs.

2.  Why is imprinting a combination of instinctive and learned behavior?

3. During the winter, many small mamals hibernate, while many birds migrate to warmer areas. Hypothesis a reason for this difference.

We have reviewed the Study Guide pages for accuracy and practiced on the online Study Guide (PHSchool.com /Code: cea-2050).

There is also a vocabulary Quizlet for Ch.12.

***Congratulations to the Winners of the 7th Grade Science Fair!***

First Place - Arianna Rogers
Second Place - Dylan Petricone
Third Place (TIE) - Nori Henry / James McCoy


This year our focus is on Life Science and we will be exploring ALL forms of living organisms including cells, viruses, bacteria, protists, fungi, plants, and animals!

 LIFE SCIENCE IS A VERY EXCITING TOPIC!

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CLASS POLICIES

  
We will be meeting daily and homework will be given on this page. However, it is very important that students also put all assignments in their planners in order to organize the books and supplies they need to take home each day.

There will be a week's notice prior to each test and they will be listed on this page.
There should be no weekend homework other than long-range projects and studying for tests.

There will be extra help for seventh grade on Tuesday mornings beginning at 8:10 A.M.

Please check the Parent Portal to keep you updated on your student's progress.
All tests must be signed and returned.

NEXT WEEK'S CLASSWORK:

Monday: CLASS SCIENCE FAIR PRESENTATIONS
H.W.: PAGES IN WORKBOOK TO BE COMPLETED
Tuesday: CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEK
H.W.:
Wednesday:
H.W. : 
Thursday: 
H.W.: 
Friday: 
Students must complete their planners in order to organize their books and supplies they need to take home each day.

Future Dates:3/16     Mass /Sportsnite

3/17     Chaminade Invitational Science Fair

3/22     Noon Dismissal – Parent/Teacher Conferences 1-3 P.M. & 5 – 7 P.M.

            Book Fair 1-3 P.M. & 5 – 7 P.M.

3/23     Parent / Teacher Conferences / Book Fair

3/24     Palm Sunday Craft Fair

3/25     Palm Sunday / Craft Fair

3/27     Creative Ministries / Stations of the Cross

3/28     Noon Dismissal – No After School

3/ 29    Holy Thursday – No School

3/30     Good Friday – No School

3/31     Holy Saturday

4/1       Easter Sunday

4/2 – 4/6  Easter Recess

4/14     STEM Fair – Holy Trinity

4/20     School Mass / Ogymics

4/26     Chinese Auction

4/27     7th/8th Gr. Spring Dance

5/3       School Play

5/4       School Play

5/8       Mothers’ Day Boutique

5/9       Noon Dismissal / School Mass

            May Crowning / Nurses’ Day

5/10     No School / Ascension Thursday

5/17     Boston Trip – Gr. 8

5/18     Boston Trip – Gr. 8

5/19 – Mother / Daughter Tea

5/21     Summer Uniforms

5/23     Spring Concert

5/24     NYState Performance Test – Gr. 8

5/25     Field Day

5/28     No School – Memorial Day

6/4       NyState Written Test

6/5       Fathers’ Day Boutique

6/6       Noon Dismissal

6/8       Graduation Dance

6/11     Reconciliation – Gr. 8

6/12     Grade 8 – Retreat

6/13     Yearbook Brunch

6/14     Class Night

6/16     Graduation Mass / Ceremony

 




This year the seventh grade will be exploring Life Science dealing with all living organisms and the environments they live in.

We will be meeting daily and homework will be given on this page. However, it is very important that students also put all assignments in their planner.

There will be a week's notice prior to each test and should be no weekend homework other than long-range projects and studying for tests. Studying nightly is necessary. Quizzes will be announced as needed. They will be listed on this page. 

There will be extra help for seventh grade on Wednesday mornings at 8:10 A.M.

The Science schedule for 7-D-1 & D-3 Science is:

Monday:  10:10-10:50 / 1:43-2:23
Tuesday: 10:10-10:50
Wednesday: 10:10-10:50 /STEM 2:25-3:00
Thursday:  10:10-10:50
Friday:  10:10- 10:50

Please check the Parent Portal to keep you updated on your child's progress.
All tests and quizzes must be signed and returned.

It hope everyone had a great VACATION! 

Mrs. Brandel