Thursday, March 26, 2020

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Monday, March 23, 2020

.March 23-24

6th science Mattice: review  terms p.28-29 mechanical weathering ..Do quick ck.p.29, read p.30-32 and do vocab. Def. / Tues. assign. For Wed. : Take notes p.32 on fantastic facts. Take notes on italicized terms p.30-32 due by Thurs. 5pm.                    Enviro. Sci. :Mon.-Tues. Review energy terms p109-110.  Do diag. Of hydroelec. PLANT P.110 .TURN IN BY Tues.5pm.               Wed.-Thurs.:read p.111-112and do diag. P.112 .Take notes on nuclear energy, portable fuels, hydrogen and alcohols. Turning by Thurs. 5 pm. TURN in assign. By my school email..                                                   Begin band : repeat last week assign. : tune, scales and Crusaders, and p.21.              Adv. Band: tune&scales/ Arlington, Stars&Stripes (due Tues.) Wed. :same practice routine and write def of accent, accidental, Allegro, andante, arpeggio. TURN Wed. Thurs. assign. By 5pm Thurs. Send all assign. By my school email. Have a great week. I am praying for you, God bless. Stay safe. GM.

Monday, March 16, 2020

March 16th

6th Science: Finish A. bk. p.16,19,20 and place in ***Turn in to school main office  in box marked for 6th science before 4 pm on Wed., March18. (Matthew, yours is in the box if you have to add anything to it. You left it on Fri.)
               Do the A. bk. p.21(preview for ch.2 without using your text)  Then read p.25-29 and do the vocab. def. Then for Thurs. take notes on the italicized terms: types of mechanical weathering. Send the vocab. def. and the notes to me on my school e mail. address by 5 pm on Thurs. Assignments turned in on Tues. and Thurs. will also count for your attendance. All Science work for me will be assigned on Mon. and Wed. and due on Tues. and Thurs. of same week after Wed.the 18th. Turn in time will always be by 5 pm on Tues. and Thurs.

Beginning and Advanced band: your assignments will be given on Mon. and Wed. and due on Tues. and Thurs.. You must turn in at least 30 min. of practice time on those days as well as any written assignments given by 5 pm on Tues. and Thurs. Attendance for those classes will be taken  when the assignments are turned in on those days.
    Begin. Band due Thurs.: Practice tuning scale, p.19 in bk. and Crusaders.
    Advanced Band: Practice tuning scales , warm up ex. #3& #8  p.40 in blue bk. / work on Russian Sailor Dance. Next week we will begin a 2nd year of Music theory lessons along with your practice time.Do not forget to turn in your assign. by 5 pm on Tues. and Thurs. This also counts as attendance for this class. I will be at the school tomorrow AM after 9 , if you need to pick up an instrument.
 ***I want to thank each of you for your prayers and thoughts for me during my accident ordeal.  Let's all work together to make this on line schooling schedule work, and stay close to our families and friends and stay healthy..God bless you all, g.mattice @

Wednesday, January 15, 2020


6th Science: Studying ch 13, genetics/heredity.making a strandof DNA and learning about Mendel and laws of heredity.

Enviro. Sci. : We are on ch.10 and 11 in EWAY and ch.5 in Miller . Studying population balance and control under stress from artificial and biological controls. Notebooks are due on Thurs. 1/16/20.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019


6th Sci.: Just starting ch.12. Studying plant / animal reproduction and doing plant diagrams. Quiz 12a next week.

Enviro. Sci.: Ch.9 What controls population balance (animal/ plants).

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Nov.19 / 19

6th Sci: Plant Project reports due Wed/20th, and ch. 6 ntbk. due on Fri. /22nd. We will do a tree lab outside next week, weather permitting.
Enviro.Sci. We have just finished ch. 7 in  the EWAY book and the ntbk.for ch. 7 is due Wed./20th. We are finishing up with photosynthesis and cell respiration. Ch. 8 is on Energy flow, understanding food chains/web, role of predators, producers & consumers, and the 1st& 2nd laws of thermodynamics.
Adv.Brass Ensemble will play for chapel on Wed.20th. The bands will perform their annual Christmas concert on Dec.16, at 7 pm in the school gymnasium.We invite all to come out and support our young choral and instrumental musicians.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

6tc. science:working on vascular / nonvasc. plants. making an integrated diagram of them. Doing a project on the products from plants, and outside to learn how to measure trees.

Enviro. science : starting ch. 7 on Biotic Relationships (producers / consumers, recyclers /decomposers). Difference between plant /animal life,and plant death before Adam's sin.

Adv. Band :Working on Christmas music and new arrangement of Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree, adding a bass guitar and hopefully a tenor sax.

Friday, November 1, 2019

6t h Science: Still working on Vascular / Nonvasc. plants (angiosperms & gymnosperms/ monocots & dicots. There will be a lab next week on animals heat loss.

Environmental sci. : We just had a test on ch.6 and we are now starting on ch.7 ,studying enviro. biotic relationships in the community.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

6th Science We finished with ch.5 , test and notebk. turn in. We are now starting ch. 6  studying Plant classification ( vascular / nonvascular plants). One of our projects will be researching products , foods, and medicine made from plants.
Enviro Sciencewill be working on abiotic factors of our environments (temperature, air, water).

Wednesday, October 16, 2019


6th Sci: The lab with the meal worms went great. Thanks to those who sent lab supplies to help. The  students enjoyed watching the worms work their way through the mazes, and testing their response to different stimuli. There will be a ch. 5 test next week and their ntbk. due.

Enviro sci. is still        working on abiotic factors in environments  and finishing ch.5.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Oct.9th:  6th Sci. studying vertebrates. Did not get the snails for lab so we are trying to do the meal- worms  through a maze, built with lego blocks to observe their response to different stimuli. wish us luck!!
 Enviro. Sci. class has been watching videos on  Global Warming and Toxic Waste. They have a notebk. due on ch. 4 (Aquatic Environments)  Thurs.

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