7- D - 2 - Mrs. Brandel

7th Grade Science Test - Ch. 13 _ Animal Behavior,
Thursday, March 30th



ESSAYS:

1. What are instincts, imprinting, conditioning, trial-and-error learning and insight learning. Give ONE example of each.

2.  Explain the benefits of group behavior in animals. Include safety in groups and society living ( ex. ants OR bees).

CONGRATULATIONS to 7th & 8th Grades on their Annual Science Fair. 

The Science Fair was Tuesday, March 7th at 7 P.M. in Msgr. Lawlor Hall.

7th Grade Winners were:
First Place: Jonathan Stasi-Welsh

Second Place: David Hammond
     Vincent Russo

Third Place: Jaelin Gonzalez


Annual Science Bee Winners!

Grade 8:
Maliah Peters / Breanne Bell (TIE)

Grade 7:
Jonathan Stasi-Welsh

Grade 6:
Dylan Petricone

SCIENCE FAIR PROJECTS WERE DUE WHEN STUDENTS RETURNED
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27th

THIS PROJECT INCLUDES THE TRI- FOLD BOARD, 250-word essay, and presenttion.

 LIFE SCIENCE IS A VERY EXCITING TOPIC!

We also took take part in the Chaminade High School Invitational Science Fair on 

March 18, 2017.

BEST IN FAIR:
Jonathan Stasi-Welsh
BEST IN LIFE SCIENCE:
Vincent Russo
FIRST PLACE PHYSICAL SCIENCE:
Grace Donovan
SECOND PLACE IN LIFE SCIENCE:
Charlize Cartright / Madison Findley
                               
 David Hammond 
THIRD PLACE IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE:
Grant Natindim

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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.

NEXT WEEK'S CLASSWORK:

Monday: 
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Tuesday: 
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Wednesday: 
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Thursday: 
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eir planners in order to organize their books and supplies they need to take home each day.

Future Dates:

3/6 - 

3/7 - Science Fair - 7:00 P.M. in Msgr. Lawlor Hall / Jump for Heart sign-up / Morning Meeting
3/10 - Mass 7 & 8 / Sportsnite 7:30 P.M.
3/17 - End of Second Trimester - Grades Due

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 planners.

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


   Tests need to be signed by a parent and returned to your child's portfolio.

Welcome to Seventh Grade Life Science!

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.

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

 ALL TESTS MUST BE SIGNED AND RETURNED! Grades are on the Parent Portal.

This year the seventh grade will focus primarily on Life Science (organisms and their environments).

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 written weekend homework, but long-range project work and studying for tests will be necessary. Studying is an important part of nightly homework.

If homework is unable to be completed on time the students must have a parent's note explaining the circumstances; otherwise students will receive an incomplete, as well as, lunchtime detention.

The Science schedule for 7-D-2 is:

Monday: 10:52 - 11:32
Tuesday: 10:52 -11:32
Wednesday: 10:52 - 11:32
Thursday: 10:52 - 11:32
Friday:  10:52 - 11:32
  
Please check the Parent Portal to keep you updated on your child's progress.
All tests must be signed and returned.

I HOPE EVERYONE ENJOYS THEIR  WEEK!

Mrs. Brandel