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HANDOUTS 2005-06

Guide: Recording Field Observations in Lab Notebook

Homework Scenarios & Worksheet: Design Detective

Graphic Organizer: Metric System

Worksheet: Metric Conversions

Worksheet: Calculate Class Statistics of Metric Data

Worksheet: Calculating Density

Graphic Organizer: Phases of Matter

Take Home Quiz: Characteristic Properties, Phase Changes, States of Mattter

Graphic Organizer: Atomic Structure

Hw Worksheet: Characteristic Properties of Elements

Hw Worksheet: Boiling & Melting Points of Elements

Graphic Organizer: Elements, Compounds, & Mixtures

Graphic Organizer: Structural Diagram Worksheet

Graphic Organizer: Chemical Bonding

Graphic Organizer: Mixtures & Solutions

Field Journal: Mixtures, Compounds, & Elements in Nature

Guidelines: Making Field Observations

Results & Data: Soil Observations & Chemical Testing

Guidelines: Mixture in Nature Essay

 

LAB HANDOUTS 2005-06

Activity Worksheet: Paper Airplanes

Experimental Design Worksheet

Lab Activity: Hot Solutions

Lab Activity: Measuring Using Metric Units

Lab Activity: Calculating Mass of a Tree

Questions: Boiling Point of Liquids

Lab Packet: Boiling Points of Liquids

CBL & Graphing Instructions (boiling)

CBL & Graphing Instructions (melting & freezing of naphthalein)

Lab Practical: Identifying Unknown Liquids

Lab Activity: Density of Mystery Elements

Blank Data Table: Group & Class Data (Densities of Mystery Elements)

Lab Activity: Preparing Saturated Solutions & Measuring Solubility

Lab Handout: Using Chemical Indicators to Test for Carbohydrates

Data Table (blank): Results of Using Chemical Indicators to Test for Carbohydrate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Activity: Paper Airplanes

Guidelines: Experimental Design Diagrams & Titles

Worksheet: Experimental Design Diagrams

Template: Experimental Design Diagrams

Homework Scenarios: Design Detective

Graphic Organizer: Phases of Matter & Phase Changes

Graphic Organizer: Phases of Matter & Phase Changes

Take Home Quiz: Characteristic Properties, Phase Changes, States of Mattter

Graphic Organizer: Atomic Structure

Hw Worksheet: Boiling & Melting Points of Elements

Graphic Organizer: Atomic Structure

Hw Worksheet: Boiling & Melting Points of Elements

Hw Worksheet: Characteristics of Elements (excel document)

Hw Worksheet: Atomic Structure & The Periodic Table

Vocabulary: Atomic Structure & The Periodic Table

Graphic organizer: Compounds, mixtures, & elements

Hw Worksheet: Solutions

Graphic Organizer: Energy Intro

Graphic Organizer: Energy Conversions

Homework: Angle of Insolation

Graphic Organizer: Chemical Energy (Energy of Bonds)

Homework Questions: Energy Review

Graphic Organizer: Energy Intro

Graphic Organizer: Energy Conversions

Homework: Angle of Insolation

Graphic Organizer: Chemical Energy (Energy of Bonds)

Homework Questions: Energy Review

Graphic Organizer: Enzyme & Living Reactions

Readings on Structure & Roles of Enzymes

Chart: Digestive Organs Functions & Enzymes

Graphic Organizer: Digestive Organs & Process

Chart: Digestion of Carbohydrates, Proteins, & Lipids

Guidelines: Digestion Essay

Review Questions: Digestion

 

 

 

 

 

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LAB HANDOUTS

 

Lab Activity: Hot Solutions

Lab Activity: Measuring in Metrics

Data Table (blank): Metric Measuring

Lab Activity: Density of a Liquid

Guidelines: How to Write a Lab Report

Lab Activity: Boiling Point of Water & Isopropanol

Hypothesis Worksheet: Boiling Point

Hw Questions: Phase Change Lab

Guidelines: Using CBL's & Graphical Analysis (Boiling)

Lab Activity: Melting & Freezing Point of Naphthalein

Guidelines: Using CBL's & Graphical Analysis (Melting & Freezing)

Lab Practical: Identifying Unknowns

Lab Experiment: Density of Mystery Elements

Reference Worksheet: Density & Characteristics of Elements

Guidelines: Writing A Science Conclusion

Blank Data Table: Group & Class Data (Densities of Mystery Elements)

Lab Instructions: Solubility of Copper Sulfate

Blank Data Table: Solubility of Copper Sulfate

Graphic Organizer: Atomic Structure

Hw Worksheet: Boiling & Melting Points of Elements

Hw Worksheet: Characteristics of Elements (excel document)

Hw Worksheet: Atomic Structure & The Periodic Table

Vocabulary: Atomic Structure & The Periodic Table

Graphic organizer: Compounds, mixtures, & elements

Worksheet: Solutions

Graphic organizer: Compounds & Bonding

Worksheet: structural diagram of compounds

Lab Experiment: Density of Mystery Elements

Reference Worksheet: Density & Characteristics of Elements

Guidelines: Writing A Science Conclusion

Blank Data Table: Group & Class Data (Densities of Mystery Elements)

Lab Instructions: Solubility of Copper Sulfate

Blank Data Table: Solubility of Copper Sulfate

Field Study Journal 1: What's Out There?

Observation Guidelines: What's Out There?

Essay Question: What's Out There?

Lab Handout: Using Chemical Indicators to Test for Carbohydrates

Data Table (blank): Results of Using Chemical Indicators to Test for Carbohydrate

Summary Table of Indicators & Carbohydrate Testing

Lab Instructions: Endothermic & Exothermic Reactions

Template Lab Report (general)

How to Write a Lab Report

Lab Report Peer-edit Checklist

Experimental Design Worksheet: Angle of Insolation Lab Experiment

Lab Instructions: Angle of Insolation & Light Energy

Blank Data Table: Angle of Insolation & Light Energy

Lab Instructions: Energy Content of Fuels

Blank Data Table: Energy Content of Fuels

Lab Instructions: Energy in Food

Intro and Experimental Design Worksheet: Energy in Food

Lab Report Guidelines: Energy in Food

Blank Data Tables: Energy in Food

Peer-edit Checklist: Energy in Food

Activity Handout: Calculating Your Energy Budget

Assignment Guidelines: Energy Budget

Data Tables: Calculating Energy Budget

Blank Data Table: Enzyme Action

Lab Report Guideline: Enzyme Action

Objectives: Frog Dissection

Procedure: Frog Dissection

Questions & Graphic Organizer: Frog Dissection

Lab Report Guidelines: Frog Dissection

 

 

 

 

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READINGS

 

Chapters 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Doing Science - Experimental Designs & Variables

Chapter 3: Doing Science - Measuring in Metrics

Chapter 4: Writing Lab Reports (scroll to the sections on Collecting  & Presenting Data, Graphs, & Calculating Simple Statistics)

Chapter 5: What's the Matter? Characteristic Properties of Matter.

Chapter 6: It's Elementary - Atoms, Elements, and the Periodic Table

Chapter 8: All Mixed Up - Mixtures & Solutions

Chapter 7: Fatal Attraction - Compounds & Bonding

Chapter 16: What's Out There?  Elements, Compounds, & Mixtures in Nature

Chapter 9: It's Alive - Organic Compounds Essential for Living Things

Chapter 10: Energy In All Its Forms

Chapter 11: Let There Be Light - Light Energy Conversions

Chapter 13: The Bonds That Tie Us - Chemical Energy

Chapter 12: It's Hot Out There - Heat (Thermal) Energy

Chapter 14: You Are What You Eat - Food & Nutrition

 

 

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POWERPOINT SLIDE SHOWS:

Intro to Energy & Energy Conversions

Heat Energy & Calculating Energy

Chemical Energy & Energy of Chemical Bonds

Digestion of nutrients

Digestive organs

Blood & Circulation