Monthly Archives: September 2016

30 September Science 7 Revising the Tumble Buggy / Preparing for parent conferences / Partner tree

                    We will perform the thought experiment of the rotating weight. We will need video (slow motion) and photos. For period 8 we will post a video and photos here: Video … Continue reading

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30 September Science 8 Data on Conservation of Mass experiments / Preparing for Parent Conferences

Find the mass of the following bottles. Vinegar and steel wool. Steel wool and moist air. Moistened paper towel and mung beans. Enter data on the class spreadsheet. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B4DPwlouN3dIRmJyTE9zd2t3M3M?usp=sharing Do not open the bottles. Record any observations of the bottles themselves … Continue reading

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29 September Science 7 Inertia and Force–Consolidating our thinking–Student Parent Teacher conferences

Please allow me to share a note I just received from a former 7th grade student: Good morning, Dr. Frazier, This is just a quick note thanking you for helping spark an interest in science back in 7th grade (1998-1999) … Continue reading

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28 September Science 8 Some chemical reactions–mass before and mass after

For the next series of experiments: Pd. 3 Nikolay Anya Rose Aanya Jagan Akshay Jin Young Nigel Mona Shiv Isabella Jesus Harshita Lucas Nahuel Varun Jay Ethan Maya Ahaan Pd. 4 Deacon Rino Eva Yususke Ji Soo Driena Dong Ha … Continue reading

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27 September Science 7 Change in motion from a constant force–graphs

Here is the data from pulling the cart with a constant force. There are also events with one impulse at the beginning and repeated impulses during the observed motion. One of the challenges in learning about motion is to compare … Continue reading

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26 Sept. Science 8 Beginning chemical reactions

Period 4. Sit at 3 tables as evenly distributed as possible with people you have worked with the least. Period 3. Sit at 3 tables as evenly distributed as possible with people you have worked with the least. Brainstorm statements that … Continue reading

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21 Sept. Sci 7 Partner Trees– “Moving on” with Motion

Partner Tree selection See google sheet: https://docs.google.com/a/aes.ac.in/spreadsheets/d/1wYRIYo1x-6qI82SjYgI4maet-ilg8kV4AfqheIQH09w/edit?usp=sharing Sit together in 4’s who have the same area (organized alphabetically by roster) Choose your tree Take pictures–overall, leaf / leaves closeup / flower / fruit / bark / other distinguishing features Write an … Continue reading

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20 and 22 September Science 8

20 Sept: Continue working on assessment. Let me (Dr. F) know if you are going to work after school .Can stay until 5:00 pm. Remember that you need sufficient data–quantitative and qualitative. Remember that you need to test one of … Continue reading

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19 September Science 7 WOW and Spring Semester Preview–biodiversity in the schoolyard–partner tree

We will use today as a preview/introduction to WOW science where we survey all the different kinds of living thing we see on the trip. We will also preview our second semester which begins with Growth, Development, and Reproduction. These … Continue reading

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15 September Science 7 Report on Tumble Buggy Due

Turn in the paper copy of the Tumble Buggy report when requested. Be sure a digital copy is uploaded and well-named in your digital science notebook. If your report is not ready, please send an email to your parents. Include … Continue reading

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