Category Archives: Environmental Science

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 1/24 – Fri. 1/28

Hey everybody, here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, January 24th through Friday, January 28th – the first week of Second Semester!

Mon. 1/24 Journaling on global warming & climate change
HW: Journal #7-1 (on Moodle)
Tue. 1/25 “An Inconvenient Truth” – Part 1
HW: start “An Inconvenient Truth” packet
Wed. 1/26 “An Inconvenient Truth” – Part 2
HW: work on “An Inconvenient Truth” packet
Thu. 1/27 “An Inconvenient Truth” – Part 3
HW: finish “An Inconvenient Truth” packet
Fri. 1/28 Intro to global warming & climate change

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

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 1/10/11 – Fri. 1/14/11

Hello! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, January 10th through Friday, January 14th – the last full week of First Semester!

Mon. 1/10 Class visit to Urban Forestry program
Tue. 1/11 Wrap up Soil Tests Lab
HW: Soil Tests Lab
DUE: Dirt! The Movie WS
Wed. 1/12 Letter writing to elected officials (in Open Lab)
HW: Letter to Elected Official Project (on Moodle)
Thu. 1/13 Finish letter writing; start Semester Exam study guide (in Open Lab)
DUE: Web Soil Survey WS (directions on Moodle)
Fri. 1/14 Journaling (in Open Lab)
HW: Journal #6-2 (on Moodle)

Contact me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. We’re almost done – finish strong!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 1/3/11 – Fri. 1/7/11

Welcome back, everyone! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, January 3rd through Friday, January 7th – the first week of 2011!

Mon. 1/3 Introduction to soil
Tue. 1/4 Dirt! The Movie video
HW: Dirt! The Movie WS
Wed. 1/5 Finish Dirt! The Movie video; soil identification
DUE: Journal #6-1 (on Moodle)
Thu. 1/6 Web Soil Survey (in Computer Lab I)
HW: Web Soil Survey WS (directions on Moodle)
Fri. 1/7 Soil Tests Lab
HW: Soil Tests Lab

Please email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Let’s finish out 1st Semester on a good note!

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 12/13 – Fri. 12/17

Hello, all! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, December 13th through Friday, December 17th – the last school week of 2010:

Mon. 12/13 SNOW DAY – No school!
Tue. 12/14 SNOW DAY – No school!
Wed. 12/15 Journaling (in Computer Lab II)
HW: Journal #6-1 (on Moodle, due Wed. 1/5/11)
DUE: Journal #5-2 (on Moodle)
Thu. 12/16 Environmental vegetarianism
DUE: Agriculture & Food Issues WS (photos and documents available on Moodle)
Fri. 12/17 Factory farming methods
DUE: Agriculture & Food in the News (on Moodle)

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

EnvSci assignments for Mon. 12/6 – Fri. 12/10

Hello! Here are your Environmental Science assignments for Monday, December 6th through Friday, December 10th:

Mon. 12/6 Journaling (in Computer Lab I)
HW: Journal #5-2 (on Moodle)
DUE: Endangered Species Webquest WS
Tue. 12/7 Frogs: The Thin Green Line [link]
Wed. 12/8 Intro to Agriculture, Food & Soil
DUE: Endangered Species Gallery Walk WS
Thu. 12/9 Agriculture & food around the world
HW: Agriculture & Food Issues WS
Fri. 12/10 Agriculture & Food in the News
HW: Agriculture & Food in the News (on Moodle)
DUE: Invasive Species Lab

As usual, feel free to email me at ke_ccarman *at* kentschools *dot* net if you have any questions. Have great week!

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!