## Daily Math Class Activities

## 7.RP.1 - Compute unit rates associated with ratios of fractions, including ratios of lengths, areas and other quantities measured in like or different units.

7.RP.2b - Identify the constant of proportionality (unit rate) in tables, graphs, equations, diagrams, and verbal descriptions of proportional relationships.

7.RP.3 - Use proportional relationships to solve multistep ratio and percent problems.

Click this Go Math LINK and log in using your usual log-in. Then, choose the "Interactive Student Edition" and choose the module and lesson that you want to practice. Unit 2 includes Module 4 and Module 5. Our test on Friday is over these two modules. |

**Tuesday, December 1, 2015**

1. Our test over Unit 2 will be on Friday! This covers material from pages 111-160 in the book.

2. Review module 4 by completing pages 161-162 in the Go Math book.

3. More practice with unit rate and rate of change.

HOMEWORK: Complete pages 165 - 166 in the Go Math book.

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**Wednesday, December 2, 2015**

1. Check the homework: pages 165-166.

2. Identify areas of weakness.

3. Review using proportions to solve problems.

4. Practice with proportions to solve problems.

HOMEWORK: Complete the proportion practice.

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**Thursday, December 3, 2015**

1. Check the homework: Proportion practice.

2. Module 5 review. Complete page 162 to review percents.

3. More practice with percent.

4. Homework: Complete the review sheet to prepare for the test tomorrow.

HOMEWORK: Study for the test tomorrow by completing the review sheet.

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**Friday, December 4, 2015**

1. Check the review sheet that was for homework.

2. Take the Unit 2 Test.

## Daily Science Class Activities

E+M-2: Thermal energy transfers in the ocean and the atmosphere contribute to the formation

of currents, which influence global climate patterns.

E+M-3: The atmosphere has different properties at different elevations and contains a mixture

of gases that cycle through the lithosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere.

**Tuesday, December 1, 2015**

1. So, if Ocean waters affect climate, then how does our atmosphere move and affect climate?

2. Watch the Brain Pop: Earth's Atmosphere.

3. Read the article called "A Thin Blue Veil" and answer the questions.

HOMEWORK: Science News is due from Group A on Friday.

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**Wednesday, December 2, 2015**

1. Review what we know about the Atmosphere based on the article: A Thin Blue Veil.

2. Use the FOSS Interactive Multimedia website to complete the activity called "Elevator to Space".

3. Make the chart on "A Thin Blue Veil" more complete with this new information.

HOMEWORK: Review the terms we defined last week about density, currents, and heat.

Science News is due from Group A on Friday.

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**Thursday, December 3, 2015**

1. Review heat transfer by observing each demonstration and identifying the method of heat transfer.

2. See the back side of Convection Chamber. Fill in the blanks to identify the methods of heat transfer

that heat the atmosphere and the earth.

HOMEWORK: Group A: Science News is due on Friday.

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**Friday, December 4, 2015**

1. Group A: Turn in Science News.

2. Review density and its role in convection, ocean currents and atmosphere.

3. Describe what is happening in the anomaly of the rising and falling popcorn.

How is density changing?

4. Complete the density review sheet.

HOMEWORK: Finish the density review sheet.

Study the vocabulary for density, heat transfer, ocean currents, and atmosphere.

Test will be on Tuesday.

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**Monday, December 7, 2015**

1. Prepare for the test tomorrow over density, currents, and heat.

2. Complete the study guide.

HOMEWORK: Study for the test tomorrow!

Science News is due from Group B on Friday.

Check here for answers to the study guide: Completed Study Guide

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**Tuesday, December 8, 2015**

1. Test over density, currents, and heat. This quiz does not include information about layers

of the atmosphere.

2. Science News is due from Group B on Friday.

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