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Habari Gani: Science Today !!!

 

 

 

District Goals:

 

 

District Goal: Quality curriculum with remote access for the Irvington community
District Goal: Current Technology is accessible to the Irvington students and parents

 

 

 

 

Parent Workshops:  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ms. Farrell Union Ave

May 2

Please encourage your scholar to volunteer for the upcoming Scholastic Book Fair.

https://www.scholastic.com/bf/unionavenuemiddleschool

Starting May 12th you may shop online until May 25th to support our Book fair.
In-person shopping for the Blue Cohort will be May 17 & 18.
In-person shopping for the Yellow Cohort will be May 20 & 21.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 https://www.sciencenews.org/article/life-chemistry-ingredients-methanol-planet-forming-disks-stars

illustration of HD 100546

 

 

 https://www.sciencenews.org/article/coral-stony-disease-mystery-antibiotic-amoxicillin-reef

 

divers testing coral disease treatments 

 

 

 

Mr. Olumbe Grade 7 Science 2020-2021

Special Announcement:

 

 

Parent Checklist

 

The purpose of this parent Checklist is to, support (you) the parent, involvement in your child’s educational progress by identifying actions and linking to resources that:

1. Emphasize communication between the school and the home._______

 

2. Express your beliefs and ideas about what you think it means for             them (child) to be successful. _____

 

3. Encourage your child to set short- and long term- educational goals that they feel can achieve their goals. _____

 

4. Celebrate their academic accomplishments, so they know learning matters. _____

 

5. Monitor all work in their Amplify Science Digital Online Classwork Folders. _____

 

6. Ensure that your child has a consistent time and place to do homework. _____

 

7. Discuss school work regularly with your child. _____

 

8. Attend Any Irvington Parent workshops on helping your child at home.  _____

 

9. Ask your child to explain his/her science classwork and notes. _____

 

10. Emphasize the importance of education and doing one’s best in school. _____

 

11. Ensure that your child is in attendance and on time to school each day and their cameras stay on for the duration of the class. _____

 

 

TAKE A LOOK :

 

 

Science TeacherEarth Science I

 

Geology on Mars

Plate Motion

 

Engineering Internship

 

Tsunami Warning Systems

 

Earth Science II

 

Rock Transformations

 

Physical Science

 

Phase Change

 

Chemical Reactions

 

Life Science

 

Populations and Resources

 

Matter and Energy in Ecosystems

 

Engineering Internship

 

Designing Portable Baby Incubators

 

 

 

Middle School Full-Time Remote Learning Schedule 

 

 

Teachers and students will follow their normal schedule with shortened periods 

Lunch and preparation periods are to be taken during normally scheduled periods 

Teachers and students will follow an A/B day schedule (alternating days) 

 

 

A Day                                            B Day

 

 

3-49:40 AM  - 10:55 AM.                     1-2 8:30 AM - 9:35 AM

 

6-7 11:43 AM - 1:00 PM.                    6-7 11:43 AM - 1:00 PM

 

8-9 1:05 PM - 2:10 PM.                               8-9 1:05 - 2:10 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

UGP-UNIFORM GRADING POLICY 

 

 

 

 

CATEGORY                                                                          WEIGHT            # OF ASSIGNMENTS

 

 

TEST                                                                                         20%                           2

 

QUIZZES                                                                                   30%                           4

 

INDEPENDENT CW & PROJECTS                                          40%                           8

 

PARTICIPATION                                                                        10%                           1 PER  CLASS

 

 

 

 

 

VIRTUAL LEARNING PLATFORMS 2020-2021

 

 

 

 

 

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