• Week of 6/20-6/24

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 6/17/2016

    Flocabulary Videos 


    Login for Flocabulary -


    password: drmsdolphin

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  • Week of 6/13-6/17

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 6/13/2016

    This week we are focusing on review for our Final Exam. Scores will not be counted for a class grade, however scores will be reported to Ms. Allen, and  the Science Department as a measure of growth. 


    Everything you need to review can be found here: 




    Review for All Subjects 

    DRMS Science Review 

    You may also explore individual topics through the use of Ms. Myer's website here.

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  • Week of 6/6-6/10

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 6/6/2016

    Welcome back Track 2!


    This week in Science we will be wrapping up our unit on Space. The schedule for the week is as follows: 


    Monday - Critters Virtual Lab 

    Critters Virtual Lab Student Directions



    Tuesday - Students will read Goldilocks and the Three Planets, and fill out the Graphic Organizer  


    Wednesday - Solar System Exploration, Earth's Atmosphere Reading 


    Thursday - Review for Space Unit Test 

    Friday - Space Unit Test (Study Island) 

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  • Week of 5/9-5/13

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 5/9/2016

    The weekly schedule is as follows: 


    Monday - Moon Landing Paper DUE!!! Telescopes reasing and questions 

    Tuesday - Space Exploratrion Quiz (open notes) 

    Wednesday- Make up any missing work/Track out

    Thursday-Friday - Track Out 

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  • Week of 4/25-4/30

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 4/25/2016

    This week we wrap up our study of the moon and tides, and move onto space exploration.

    The schedule for this week is as follows: 


    Monday - Tides lab 

    Tuesday - Quiz 

    Wednesday - Finish Tides lab if not done, Bill Nye Space Exploration Video, Discovery Education Space Exploration Assignment 

    Thursday - Myth Busters Moon Hoax Video

    Friday - Start Argumentitive Papers on Space Exploration

      Discovery Education Space Exploration Assignment 



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  • Week of 4/18-4/22

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 4/18/2016


    Websites for Moon and Tides Lab


      Tides 1


    As The Tide Turns Reading 

    Changing Tides Reading 


    Video Clips on Tides 

    Traking the Tides Website 

    • Choose 10 Stations along the NC, VA, SC Coast, fill out the

    chart, and answer the associated questions.   


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  • Week of 4/11-4/14

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 4/11/2016

    This week we will start our study of Space. THe schedule for this week is as follows. 


    Monday - Introducation to Space

    Planet Earth HW

    Tuesday - Earth and Sun Notes 

    Space, Earth, and Sun Practice WS HW

    Wednesday- Seasons, Seasons Simulation 1

    Discovery Education Simulation 

    When you are done with the above simulations you may go to the following links and explore. You may also use the Brainpop "Seasons" app. 

    Seasons Video 

    http://app.discoveryeducation.com/player/view/assetGuid/327025A3-F526-4A75-BAE6-F644778A8E2B (Seasons Video Pt. 2)

    Thursday - Seasons Lab 

    Friday - Truck Fair! (Seasons Lab Due) 

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  • Week of 4/4-4/8

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 4/4/2016

    Monday -  The Great Ice Cube Challenge 

    Tuesday -  Project Due (The Great Cie CUbe Challenge) 

    Project Presentations, and Lab reports (BYOD)

    Wednesday - Pop Corn Lab

    Heat Energy Take Home Quiz 

    Thursday -  Review for Energy Transfer and Waves Unit Test 

    Friday - Energy Transfer and Waves Unit Test 

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  • Week of 3/28-4/1

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 3/28/2016

    This week we are wrapping up our study of Light Energy, and will be starting Heat Energy. The schedule for this week is as follows:

    Monday-Tuesday- Review for Waves CFA

    Wednesday - Waves CFA, Heat Notes


    Thursday - 3 Types of Heat Waves 

    Friday- Introducation to Ice Cube Project 

    Saturday - Ice Cube Project 

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  • Week of March 21-25

    Posted by Heather Cavender on 3/21/2016

    This week in Science....


    We will start our study of light 


    Monday - Notes on light and the human eye

    Tuesday-Thursday Light Wave Lab

    *All work will be recorded in your spiral notebook unless otherwise noted on the instructions*

    You will title a page in your spiral notebook reflection, refraction, absorption, and EMS.

    You will need coloring utensils for a few of the activities.

    Please put work materials back in the appropriate section of the room when you finish a particular lab.

    At the conclusion of the lab work, you will ask Ms. Cavender for a lab quiz.  You will use your lab notes to help you answer the quiz questions.

    Reflection Online Mirror Lab

    Refraction Why We See Colors Lab

    Color blindness test

    Friday - No School

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