Raghu Science 8

Classroom News and Information

Updated Fri, Nov 30th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Lab 1:DNA Coding

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2) Lab 2: DNA Model

Homework Assignments:  Heredity+Punnet Squares Quiz on Tuesday, December 4th

Assignments Collected:

None

Handouts: 

1) Lab 1:DNA Coding

2) Lab 2: DNA Model Strip+Paper

Updated Thu, Nov 29th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Complete notes on DNA

Homework Assignments:  Heredity Quiz on Tuesday, December 4th

Assignments Collected:

None

Handouts: 

None

Updated Wed, Nov 28th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Watch InSight handling on Mars

2) Describe the role of proteins in living organisms and structure of DNA.

Homework Assignments:  None

Assignments Collected:

Design a Kid: Drawing with inherited characteristics

Handouts: 

None

Updated Tue, Nov 27th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Fingerprint Lab

Homework Assignments:  Design a Kid: Colorful Drawing with the features inherited from the simulation. Due tomorrow. 20 points

Assignments Collected:

None

Handouts: 

Fingerprint Lab

Updated Mon, Nov 26th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) New Seating Chart

2) Bathroom Passes

3) Pass back 'Extreme Environment Adaptation Projects'

4)Punnett Practice Packets

Homework Assignments:  Design a Kid: Colorful drawing with the features inherited. Due on Wednesday.

Assignments Collected:

None

Handouts: 

Punnett Square Packets

Updated Fri, Nov 16th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Watch the video 'October Sky'

Homework Assignments:  Design a Kid: Drawing of Facial Traits: Due on Wednesday, Nov. 28th, 20 points

Assignments Collected:

None

Handouts: 

None

Updated Thu, Nov 15th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Complete Lab: Design a Kid Variations in Faces

2) Punnet Squares Worksheets

Homework Assignments:  Design a Kid: Drawing of Facial Traits: Due on Wednesday, Nov. 28th, 20 points

Assignments Collected:

Bathroom Passes

Handouts: 

1) Punnet Problem Practice

2) A Quick Switch

Updated Wed, Nov 14th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

1) Complete Design a Kid: Variation in Faces

2) Complete Data Table

Homework Assignments:  Bring Bathroom Passes on Thursday for Extra Credit

Assignments Collected:

None.

Handouts: 

1) Design a Kid: Variation in Faces

2) Data Table

Updated Tue, Nov 13th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

Evolution: List the similarities between chimps and humans.

Homework Assignments:  None

Assignments Collected:

None.

Handouts: 

None.

Updated Fri, Nov 9th

Journal Question:  

None

Assignment for the day: 

Collect Research Paper+Task 

Practice Punnett Squares

Homework Assignments:  None

Assignments Collected:

Take Home Assessment: Research Paper+Task

Handouts: 

1. Guinea Pig Worksheet

2. Punnet Squares Involving One Trait