Science 7 Newsletter

Hicksville Middle School

Welcome to Room 237!

Happy Belated Valentine's Day! Below you will find that I have listed anticipated assignments for the week and other important reminders.

Grades for this week?

Science 7 students will be earning grades on the following assignments for the week:


  1. Midterm Notebook Grade: On Tuesday (2/16), students will complete their midterm notebook points check. This will appear as a 26 point homework grade in PowerSchool.
  2. Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration Quiz: On Wednesday (2/17) students will complete a quiz over photosynthesis and cellular respiration. Pages 49 - 51 in their notebooks will be helpful for studying, in addition to the related Quizlet set.


Midterm Grades: Midterm grade reports are expected be sent home later this week. The Midterm Notebook Grade will be the final grade appearing on this report for Science 7.


Ecosystem Relationships Unit Test: Students will receive the Ecosystem Relationships Test Review Guide on Friday (2/19), with the test expected on Tuesday (2/23).

What have we been up to?

To help review photosynthesis, I brought in some white carnations to examine. In the spirit of exploration and Valentine's Day, groups added food coloring to the water and anxiously waited for today's results!
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