Category Archives: Environmental Science

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 11/29 – Fri. 12/3

Hi, everybody! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, November 29th through Friday, December 3rd:

Mon. 11/29 Endangered species webquest

HW: Endangered Species Webquest WS

DUE: Population/Biodiversity in the News (on Moodle)

Tue. 11/30 Work on Endangered Species Poster in Computer Lab

HW: finish Endangered Species Mini-Project (poster) (due Wed. 12/1)

DUE: Biodiversity of Habitats Lab

Wed. 12/1 Endangered species gallery walk

HW: Endangered Species Gallery Walk WS

DUE: Endangered Species Mini-Project (poster)

Thu. 12/2 Factors affecting biodiversity
Fri. 12/3 Invasive species activity

HW: Invasive Species Lab

DUE: Journal #5-1 (on Moodle)

As always, feel free to email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have an excellent week back!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 11/15 – Mon. 11/22

Hello all! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, November 11th through Monday, November 22nd:

Mon. 11/15 Introduction to biodiversity & species loss
Tue. 11/16 Population/Biodiversity in the News in Computer Lab I

HW: Population/Biodiversity in the News (on Moodle)

DUE: Cemetery Demographics Lab (on Moodle)

Wed. 11/17 Start Biodiversity Mini-Project on endangered species

HW: start Endangered Species Mini-Project (due Wed. 12/1)

Thu. 11/18 Biodiversity of Habitats Lab

HW: Biodiversity of Habitats Lab (due Tue. 11/30)

Fri. 11/19 “Planet in Peril” clips on species loss
DUE: Journal #4-2 (on Moodle)
Mon. 11/22 Journaling

HW: Journal #5-1 (on Moodle)

As always, feel free to email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a great week before Thanksgiving Break!

EnvSci Assignments for Mon. 11/8 – Fri. 11/12

Hello everyone! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, November 8th through Friday, November 12th:

Mon. 11/8 Cemetery Demographics Lab

HW: start data analysis on Cemetery Demographics Lab Data Sheet

DUE: Journal #4-1 (on Moodle)

Tue. 11/9 Cemetery Demographics Data Analysis (in Computer Lab I)

HW: Cemetery Demographics Lab (on Moodle)

Wed. 11/10 Begin watching Soylent Green
Thu. 11/11 Finish watching Soylent Green
Fri. 11/12 Journaling on population (either with netbooks or in Open Lab)

HW: Journal #4-2 (on Moodle)

Please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a great-weather week!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 11/1 – 11/5

Welcome to 2nd Quarter! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, November 1st through Friday, November 5th:

Mon. 11/1 Introduction to Population

HW: Journal #4-1 (on Moodle)

Tue. 11/2

Election Day – NO SCHOOL

Wed. 11/3 COSI Wildlife Day at Davey (2nd & 6th); start practicing “The Tragedy of the Commons” (3rd & 4th)

HW: practice your paragraph(s) in “The Tragedy of the Commons”

Thu. 11/4 “The Tragedy of the Commons” in-class reading [PDF]
Fri. 11/5 Modeling population growth

Like always, email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a great election week!

EnvSci assignments Mon. 10/25 – Fri. 10/29

The end of 1st Quarter is upon us!  Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, October 25th through Friday, October 29th:

Mon. 10/25 Pointless Product Competition

DUE: Pointless Product mini-project (on Moodle)

Tue. 10/26 1st Quarter Project – Home Energy Poster

HW: start 1st Quarter Project poster (due Fri. 10/29)

DUE: “The Lazy Environmentalist” Video Activity (on Moodle)

Wed. 10/27 Work on 1st Quarter Project (in Media Center, except 3rd)
Thu. 10/28 1st Quarter Project sharing
Fri. 10/29

End of 1st Quarter!

DUE: 1st Quarter Project poster, Journal #3-2 (on Moodle)

As usual, please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a spooky week!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 10/18 – Fri. 10/22

Hello, sustainable students! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, October 18th through Friday, October 22nd:

Mon. 10/18 Pointless Product Competition

HW: start Pointless Product mini-project

DUE: Recycling Paper Lab

Tue. 10/19 “The Lazy Environmentalist” video activity

HW: “The Lazy Environmentalist” Video Activity (on Moodle)

Wed. 10/20 Resource Risk game

DUE: Plastics by the Numbers Lab

Thu. 10/21 Pointless Product Competition presentations
Fri. 10/22 Journal #3-2

HW: Journal #3-2 (on Moodle)

DUE: Solid Waste Dichotomy WS

As always, please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a great week!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 10/11 – Fri. 10/15

Hello, everyone – sorry for the late update! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, October 11th through Friday, October 15th:

Mon. 10/11 Recycling Paper Lab

HW: Recycling Paper Lab

Tue. 10/12 RHS Waste Analysis [chart]
Wed. 10/13 Plastics by the Numbers Lab

HW: Plastics by the Numbers Lab

DUE: Journal #3-1 (on Moodle)

Thu. 10/14 Portage County Recycling Center field trip!

DUE: The Thing From Nature WS & The Thing Returns WS

Fri. 10/15 Wrap-up day / Simpsons recycling episode (“The Old Man and the Lisa”)

HW: Solid Waste Dichotomy WS

DUE: Goods Galore & Garbage WS

Feel free to email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a good week!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 10/4 – Fri. 10/8

Hello, Rough Riders! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Spirit Week: Monday, October 4th through Friday, October 8th:

Mon. 10/4 Introduction to sustainability
Tue. 10/5 Guest Speaker: Dr. Denny Taylor (Hiram College) [video]
DUE: Pollutant Mini-Project
Wed. 10/6 Journaling
HW: Journal #3-1 (on Moodle)
Thu. 10/7 “The Thing From Nature vs. The Thing Returns”
HW: The Thing From Nature WS & The Thing Returns WS
DUE: Creek Day Water Quality form
Fri. 10/8 “The Story of Stuff”; introduction to waste auditing
DUE: Journal #2-2 (on Moodle)

Please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a spirited week!

EnvSci assignments Mon. 9/27 – Fri. 10/1

Hello, pollution warriors! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for the week of Monday, September 27th through Friday, October 1st:

Mon. 9/27 Creek Day info / Interim grades / Pollutant project

DUE: EPA.gov Website Activity WS

Tue. 9/28 Pollutant Mini-Project (in Computer Lab I)

HW: start Pollutant Mini-Project

DUE: Dilution of Pollution Lab

Wed. 9/29

Creek Day!!

Go straight to the bus outside the auditorium – DON’T BE LATE!

Thu. 9/30 Creek Day wrap-up

HW: Creek Day Water Quality form

Fri. 10/1 Pollution wrap-up / Intro to sustainability

HW: Journal #2-2 (on Moodle)

DUE: Pollution in the News (on Moodle)

Like always, please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have an excellent week!

EnvSci assignments Mon. 9/20 – Fri. 9/24

Hello, creek survivors! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for the week of Monday, September 20th through Friday, September 24th:

Mon. 9/20 EPA.gov Website Activity (in Media Center)

HW: EPA.gov Website Activity WS

Tue. 9/21 Dilution of Pollution Lab

HW: Dilution of Pollution Lab

DUE: Pollution Clues – Mapping Pollution WS; Journal #2-1 (on Moodle)

Wed. 9/22 Environmental Justice
Thu. 9/23 “Eco-Badge” ozone testing
Map of results
Fri. 9/24 Pollution in the News

HW: Pollution in the News (on Moodle)

DUE: Field Water Testing WS

As always, please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have a great week!