Science 8 Newsletter
Hicksville Middle School
Fossil Park Field Trip:
When will you see their fossil finds? Students are currently working to clean and identify their fossils, but I expect they will bring home their finds on Wednesday (5/11). I hope you will find these fossils just as interesting!
Grades and Activities for the Week:
Items marked with an "*" indicate a graded item for the week.
Fossil Cleaning: Students will continue to clean the fossils they found at the fossil park and begin to consider categorizing and identifying their specimens.
*Fossil Sorting and Identification: On Tuesday and Wednesday, students will sort and identify the fossils they found at the fossil park. A project grade will be recorded for successful completion of this activity.
Kite Project: To bring to life the concept of force, on Thursday and Friday students will research and select a kite design to create with their group. This kite will be constructed and tested during the week of May 16th.
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