Category Archives: Science 7

23 Jan Science 7 More on flowers, fruits, biodiversity

Have you turned in a paper copy of your PIP proposal? Do you have a digital copy in your DSN? Review notes from previous DSN entry. Is your DSN complete? Are you reflecting in each entry? Is your DSN uploaded … Continue reading

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19 January Science 7 The anatomy of a few Nightshade fruits (tomato, capsicum, aubergine, and more?)

Review DSN entry from previous class. (blogpost from previous class: http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/16/4417/ ) Read blogpost for today. Prepare DSN entry for today. Turn in PIP proposal. Finish pic.collage of lily flower dissection. Include your names. Send file to mpeter@aes.ac.in Traditionally scientists grouped plants … Continue reading

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17 January Flowers–a starting point for Growth, Development, Reproduction–and–Biodiversity (also PIP proposal and Partner Tree observations and research)

Review DSN entry from last class. Read today’s blogpost. Prepare your mind for the class. Open a new document for your DSN entry for the class. A. How is your PIP proposal coming? Turn in a paper copy for the … Continue reading

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15 Jan Science 7 Partner Tree and Personal Inquiry Project

The Personal Inquiry Project During the coming semester, you will need to conduct what we shall call a Personal Inquiry Project. There are only a few requirements: The project should be something that interests you and motivates you very much. … Continue reading

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11 January Science 7 Entangled bank; Continuity of Life; Partner Trees

The following passage is the last paragraph from Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species. The words represent a magnificent accomplishment in science and contain the basic ideas we will explore during 2nd semester of Science 7. There are many references available on Darwin, … Continue reading

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9 January 2018 Science 7 Happy New Year, Science Stories and Souvenirs, Tangled Bank, Partner Tree

Happy New Year!!! I hope you all had the very best break ever. Let’s begin a most exciting semester of science 7. Resolution to keep digital science notebook complete and up-to-date. The basic task: Keep a complete and up-to-date digital … Continue reading

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13 December Science 7 Personal inquiry project

Today we will discuss your questions and suggestions. We will make some decisions, too, that will apply to all PIPs in Periods 1 and 3 Science 7 Frazier. The Personal Inquiry Project During the coming semester, you will need to … Continue reading

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11 December Science 7 Summative assessment Hot Air Balloon investigation–Personal Inquiry Project

Read the directions carefully. Do not talk. Use lined paper. On each page you use, put your full name and period. Your writing should be clear, dark, and not too small. Please skip a line in between each line of … Continue reading

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7 December Science 7 Experiments with Hot Air Balloons

Today Find the mass of your balloon (grams). Find the weight (Newtons). Estimate the volume of your balloon (cubic centimeters, liters). What is the height of the ceiling in the HOP? How much work is done on your balloon as … Continue reading

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5 Dec Science 7–finish balloons and fly them

See previous blogs. Review videos, pictures, links, questions. http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2017/12/01/1-dec-sci-7-continue-hot-air-balloon-construction/ http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2017/11/29/29-november-science-7-energy-and-hot-air-balloons-leading-to-summative-project/

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