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Thanks for a great year!

Hi Parents, I want to thank you for your part in the wonderful school year that we’ve just completed. The students you sent to CVMS were fun, engaging, bright, and motivated. I enjoyed seeing them everyday and I will miss … Continue reading

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Weather webquest

Students completed a webquest on weather. The website links can be found in the document. If you were absent today, please see: Weather WebQuest

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Rock Detectives/Test on May 10th

Students took their science MAP tests Tuesday and now we’re back to studying fossils and earth history. The fossil quiz retakes are completed and grades are updated, students finished up “Classifying Fossils” from Monday, and completed Rock Detectives (using clues … Continue reading

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Stratigraphy

We began putting some information in our journals on stratigraphy. We set up a graphic organizer and added information on the first two principles in the PowerPoint below: Law of Original Horizontality and Law of Superposition. We’ll add more of … Continue reading

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Quiz on block day this week

Students will be taking a quiz tomorrow (1st and 5th periods) or Thursday (2nd, 4th, and 6th periods) on fossil vocabulary and the steps involved in mold/cast fossil formation. Students need to be familiar with the different types of fossil … Continue reading

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Fossil Lab and Flow Map

Now that our week of CRT testing and wacky bell schedules has come to an end, we are getting back to work! We are viewing student PowerPoints/videos created for the plate tectonics project (the deadline for these was last Friday, … Continue reading

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Getting into the Fossil Record webquest

Students used the geologic time scale app on the iPods to add information to the geologic time scale handout they received in class. Here’s a copy of the handout: Geologic time scale2 that matches app Here’s a link to the … Continue reading

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