Kasperson Week 22!
Science and STEM-fest:
Science fair and Stem-fest is quickly approaching!
Here are some key dates that are specific to my junior high classes to ensure the students are prepared:
- Wednesday, January 20: Students need to have already tested out their projects at home/completed their science fair project with their partners.
- Thursday, January 21: Students will be writing their papers IN CLASS.
- Friday, January 22: Student’s rough drafts of their reports will be due. They will have this day in class to work.
- Friday, February 5: Science Fair/ Stem-fest!
Here is the link to the website which is a one-stop-shop for all of your Science Fair or STEM questions!
What We are Learning:
7th Grade: Students have finished their unit on Past Plate Motions and will be starting a unit about electricity, magnetism, and gravity!
8th Grade: Students have just started a unit about chemistry! They are learning about properties of matter!
Psychology: Students have been learning about classical conditioning and will be learning about Operant Conditioning.
Forensics: Students have been learning about fingerprints and will learn about blood next week! (Don’t worry, we will not be dealing with real blood!)
“Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it?” – L.M Montgomery