View Post

Vocabulary Words: Unit 1

The following are the vocabulary words and definitions for Unit 1: Geology. In order to familiarize yourself with this unit, and to better understand the language that will be used, students should study one vocabulary word and its meaning each night , starting September 9, 2015. Mrs. Jennings will post when a set of words will be given in a …

View Post

Line Graph Review

This post will provide a review of the 6th grade curriculum that focused on how to construct a line graph. This skill is still important in the 7th grade as well as the 8th grade and beyond middle school. Please review this section and practice the construction of a line graph as well as a bar and histogram. Bellow you …

View Post

LEGO ROBOTICS CREW

Congratulations To Wayne! Please join the LEGO Robotics Crew in congratulating their new Captain. Wayne was selected by a majority vote and will be working with Jerell our Co-Captian to organize the activities of this crew in designing two Green City LEGO Villages, as well as reassembling three EV3 robots. All members in our crew will learn how to program …

View Post

Articles & Homework

Welcome to our Articles & Homework locator. All homework will be posted on this site and students can track all homework assigned even if they are absent. Students are responsible for completing all homework regardless of absences. Homework is designed to support classwork, it is not a substitute to doing classwork. All homework should be completed in student notebooks and …

View Post

Classwork & Homework Resources

Online Resources: The following online resources provides links to homework help as well as resources that supports our units and further information that supports classwork as well as projects. Educational Videos Homework NYC: Free live homework help http://www.homeworknyc.org/ PBS Learning – http://www.pbslearningmedia.org                      Educational Videos BrainPop – https://www.brainpop.com            …

View Post

Unit 3: Dynamic Equilibrium / The Human Animal

  Unit Overview: Through this unit, students will understand the cell, the function of organs, and how these work together as a system. Students must be able to explain and conclude that, despite changes, theconnection of organ systems, and the maintenance of a proper metabolism, will provide a dynamic equilibrium for life. Essential Questions: How do cells function to sustain …

View Post

Unit 4 Dynamic Equilibrium: Other Organisms

Unit Overview: This unit continues building understanding of the structure and function of other organisms, by exploring body systems of plants and other animals, including single-celled organisms and invertebrates. Students will compare and contrast how these organisms regulate and maintain homeostasis, drawing conclusions about their physical needs and how they maintain a dynamic equilibrium. Essential Questions: How do differences in …

View Post

Jump Start STEM Program

  The BSEA Science Department launched their 1st  summer Jump Start STEM program. Mrs. Jennings participation in the FIRST Lego League Robotics workshop, the Learn to Grow Plant Projects workshop as well as  three weeks at the Middle School Modeling & Leadership STEM program at Columbia University’s Teachers College, these professional development trainings supported the design for the STEM summer …