Mrs. McCallum

Semester 2 2017

Posted: January 18, 2018

We have been doing review in all classes.  Review sheets have been handed out all week and the answers will be posted in class tomorrow and also on my teacher page.

Chemistry 112 - Exam Jan 22  Room 515  12:15  2 hrs long- you can leave at 1.5 hrs

Science 9- Exam Jan 23 Room 515 8:30 1.5 hours long- you can leave at 1 hr

Biology 112 period 4- Exam Jan 24  Room 515  8:30  2 hrs long- you can leave at 1.5 hrs

Biology 112 period 6- Exam Jan 25  Room 515  8:30  2 hrs long- you can leave at 1.5 hrs

Posted: January 15, 2018

Chemistry 112- Students were given sheets to practice balancing equations.  The answers to some of the questions will be reviewed tomorrow in class. 

Science 9- Students were given a review sheet on reproduction in class today.  Answers will be given tomorrow in class.

Biology 112- student reviewed answers for review sheets for the animal section.  There will be a test tomorrow on animals.  The first review sheet was handed out.

Posted: January 10, 2018

Chemistry 112- Students worked on questions as I circulated and checked in for student understanding. There will be a quiz tomorrow on Molar calculations.

Science 9- We reviewed Lunar and Solar Eclipses in class- student tooks notes during the lesson.

Biology 112- We started the section on Worms.  Test next Tuesday on Intro to Animals, Sponges, Cnidarians and Worms.

Posted: January 9, 2018

Chem 112- Students learned about empirical and molecular formulas yesterday and reviewed questions for those topics.  Today we reviewed a question on empirical and molecular formulas.  Test will be on Thursday on molar calculations.

Science 9- For the past two days we were finishing up our genius hour projects.  I observed student projects they have been working on this semester

Biology 112-Students were given a review sheet yesterday in class for Intro to animals and sponges.  Today we reviewed notes on Cnidarians.

Posted: December 21, 2017

Chemistry 112- Continued to work on Chemistry molar questions and I circulated to check in with students

Science 9- Students filled in a self assessment for their Genius Hour project and we went to the computer lab.  I was able to discuss some of the projects with the students.

Biology 112- students watch the Life video "Creatures of the Deep".  This is used to supplement what we will see after our break.

Posted: December 20, 2017

Chemistry 112- Students had time to work on questions and I introduced a new topic -percent composition.  Tomorrow we will continue to work on questions.

Science 9- Today they completed a space test.  We will go to the library tomorrow to finish our Genius Hour projects.

Biology 112- Continue notes on sponges


Posted: December 15, 2017

Chemistry 112- Students continued to work on problems on mole calculations

Science 9- students worked on their Genius Hour Projects.  They are finishing up with this project next week.

Biology 112- Students watch videos from the Life series to supplement units on Plants and Animals.  Worksheets were filled out while watching the videos.

Posted: December 14, 2017

December 13th was a snow day

Chemistry 112- Students continued to work on questions and I circulated to review test with students.

Science 9- Powerpoint presentation on the Moon-gave out a review sheet for Space unit- Quiz on Tuesday

Biology 112- Review plants for test Monday

Posted: December 12, 2017

Chem 112- We worked on some molar mass calculations and I started to go around and review tests with students

Science 9- We watched Mythbusters- Moon Hoax

Biology 112- Continued to review for test on Plants

Posted: December 11, 2017

Chemistry 112- We continued working on stoichiometry questions. An assignment was passed out to practice these questions.

Science 9-We reviewed questions- Other objects in outerspace- We did one question on determining the best place for a meteorite to hit.

Biology 112- We watched a video on plants-continued with questions