Category Archives: Environmental Science

Environmental Science: Mon. 4/16 – Fri. 4/20

Welcome to the last week of mandatory state testing and our unusual bell schedule! Once we get through Thursday, it’s all over and back to normal. Here are your assignments for Monday, April 16th through Friday, April 20th:

  • Mon. 4/16
  • Tue. 4/17
    • STATE TESTING 7:30-9:15am – Biology
    • work on #17-2: Virtual Wetland Lab
  • Wed. 4/18
    • STATE TESTING 7:30-9:15am – US History & US Government
    • finish #17-2: Virtual Wetland Lab
    • DUE: #16-3: Green Job Profile
  • Thu. 4/19
    • STATE TESTING 7:30-9:15am – US History & US Government
    • introduction to ORAM wetlands metric
  • Fri. 4/20
    • NO STATE TESTING = normal bell schedule
    • #17-3: Cuyahoga River Wetland ORAM – OUTSIDE
    • DUE: #16-4: Green Business Profile
    • AP DUE: at least *four* more multiple choice APES quizzes

Good luck to those of you taking state tests this week! For the rest of you, make sure you come to school every day so you don’t miss anything important. Have an excellent week!

Environmental Science: Mon. 4/9 – Fri. 4/13

Welcome to the first week of mandatory state testing and our unusual bell schedule! Here are your assignments for Monday, April 9th through Friday, April 13th:

  • Mon. 4/9
  • Tue. 4/10
    • STATE TESTING 7:30-9:30am – ELA 9 & 10
    • introduction to wetlands
  • Wed. 4/11
    • STATE TESTING 7:30-9:15am – Algebra & Geometry
    • start #17-1: Local Wetland Profile
  • Thu. 4/12
    • AP Environmental Science enrichment! 7:30-9:15am
    • introduction to ORAM wetlands metric
    • DUE: #16-2: World Simulation Reflection
  • Fri. 4/13
    • NO STATE TESTING = normal bell schedule
    • practice ORAM behind Stanton – OUTSIDE
    • AP DUE: at least *four* more multiple choice APES quizzes

Good luck to those of you taking state tests this week! For the rest of you, make sure you come to school every day so you don’t miss anything important. Have a wonderful week!

Environmental Science: Mon. 4/2 – Fri. 4/6

Welcome back from Spring Break! Here are your assignments for Monday, April 2nd through Friday, April 6th – the last week before state testing:

I hope you had a great and relaxing Spring Break! We only have six and a half weeks of class left, so get ready for a wild ride.

Environmental Science: Mon. 3/19 – Fri. 3/23

Welcome to the first week of 4th Quarter! We’ll be doing the World Simulation all week, so I hope you enjoy it. Here are your assignments for Monday, March 19th through Friday, March 23rd – the last week before Spring Break:

Have a great Spring Break! I look forward to seeing you back in school next month. 🙂

Environmental Science: Mon. 3/12 – Fri. 3/16

Welcome to the last week of 3rd Quarter! We’ll be working on our 3rd Quarter Projects all week. Here are your assignments for Monday, March 12th through Friday, March 16th:

  • Mon. 3/12
  • Tue. 3/13
    • work on #15-2: 3rd Quarter Project
  • Wed. 3/14
    • work on #15-2: 3rd Quarter Project
  • Thu. 3/15
    • finish #15-2: 3rd Quarter Project
    • DUE: #14-2: Wind Turbine Design Competition Alternate Assignment
  • Fri. 3/16
    • #15-3: 3rd Quarter Project Reflection
    • END OF 3RD QUARTER: NO WORK WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THIS DATE
    • AP DUE: questions from textbook Chapter 24

Spring is just around the corner! Make sure you get all of your work done so that you don’t have to worry about your grade. 🙂

Environmental Science: Mon. 3/5 – Fri. 3/9

March is finally here, so spring is just around the corner! Here are your assignments for Monday, March 5th through Friday, March 9th:

Next week, we’ll do our 3rd Quarter Project. Enjoy your week!

Environmental Science: Mon. 2/26 – Fri. 3/2

Welcome to the last week of the shortest month! Here are your assignments for Monday, February 26th through Friday, March 2nd:

  • Mon. 2/26
  • Tue. 2/27
    • finish Prezis
    • Quiz #13: Soils (make-up)
    • DUE: #13-1: “Dirt! The Movie”
  • Wed. 2/28
    • ACT for Juniors at Stanton
    • share Prezis; start Wind Turbine Design Competition!
  • Thu. 3/1
    • #14-2: Wind Turbine Design Competition!
    • DUE: #13-2: Soil Tests Lab
  • Fri. 3/2
    • finish Wind Turbine Competition
    • AP DUE: questions from textbook Chapter 22
    • Snow day – NO SCHOOL

There are only three weeks left in 3rd Quarter, so make sure you’re keeping up with your work! Please let me know if you have any questions. Have a great week!

Environmental Science: Tue. 2/20 – Fri. 2/23

Yet another short week! Here are your assignments for Tuesday, February 20th through Friday, February 23rd:

  • Mon. 2/19
    • President’s Day – NO SCHOOL
  • Tue. 2/20
  • Wed. 2/21
    • finish #13-3: Web Soil Survey
  • Thu. 2/22
    • #13-4: Dirt Crayons Lab!
    • DUE: #12-4: Agriculture in Ohio
  • Fri. 2/23
    • Quiz #13: Soils
    • watch “VICE: Future of Energy” video
    • AP DUE: Soils practice FRQs; practice quiz from “5 Steps to a 5” Chapter 10 packet

Have a wonderful, dirty week!

Environmental Science: Mon. 2/12 – Thu. 2/15

We’re already halfway through February – isn’t that amazing? Here are your assignments for the short week of Monday, February 12th through Thursday, February 15th:

  • Mon. 2/12
  • Tue. 2/13
    • finish “Dirt! The Movie”
    • Quiz #12: Food & Agriculture (make-up)
  • Wed. 2/14
    • start #13-2: Soil Tests Lab
    • DUE: #12-2: Food Choices & the Environment
  • Thu. 2/15
    • finish #13-2: Soil Tests Lab
    • DUE: #12-3: Greening a Recipe
    • AP DUE: practice quiz from “5 Steps to a 5” Chapter 8 packet
  • Fri. 2/16
    • Professional Development Day – NO SCHOOL for students!

As always, have a great week!

Environmental Science: Mon. 2/5 – Fri. 2/9

Welcome to the first full week of February! Sorry for the late update. Here are your assignments for Monday, February 5th through Friday, February 9th:

  • Mon. 2/5
  • Tue. 2/6
    • watch “America Revealed: Food Machine” video
  • Wed. 2/7
    • Snow Day – NO SCHOOL
  • Thu. 2/8
  • Fri. 2/9
    • Quiz #12: Food & Agriculture
    • finish #12-4: Agriculture in Ohio; play with rock kits!
    • AP DUE: practice quiz from “5 Steps to a 5” Chapter 5 packet

Have a wonderful week – stay warm!