Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Motion and Forces Take Home Test

Download another copy here if you have misplaced yours.

Motion and Forces Take Home Test

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

Friday, October 26, 2007

Exploring Forces with a House of Cards

The record setting group supported more than 405 grams with their house of cards.

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Exploring Acceleration Lab

Students designed their own experiments to determine the acceleration of the toy cars.

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Matter Calculations Practice Problems

Calculations Practice Problems

1. 56.98L
2. 244.05 degrees C
3. 125 cm cubed
4. 613.5 mm Hg
5. 0.4 g/cm cubed
6. 22.03 cm cubed
7. 1327.9 g
8. 0.25 g/mL
9. 90 g

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Monday, October 1, 2007

Non-Newtonian Fluids

Video shown in Class:

Monday, September 24, 2007

Thursday, August 30, 2007

Metric System Review

Please complete this with no outside help. It will not be graded - I just would like to see how much review we need to do of the metric system.

SI Review Sheet

Class Notes

All class notes are in PDF format. If you don't have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader please click here to download it.

Observations and Inferences - 29 August 2007

Scientific Methods and Design - 30 August 2007

Monday, August 27, 2007

Branches of Physical Science Assignment

In class today you chose a branch of physical science from the bulletin board. Now you have to find out what it is and create a shape to represent it. If you are starting online I would recommend that you use the HighBeam Encyclopedia - see the link to the right.

Guidelines for Branches of Science Assignment

This assignment is due Friday, August 31.

Sunday, August 26, 2007

Welcome to Physical Science

Welcome back to school! I hope you had a fantastic summer and are looking forward to your 8th grade year. You can always find copies of anything that I created for class here at my blog. I hope that it will be a useful resource for you.

First Day of Class Handouts:
8th Grade Physical Science Course Info
Marti's Guide to Success
Learner Profile

You should keep a copy of the course information and the guide to success in your science notebook at all times. If you misplace the one I gave you please print out another copy.