Science Weekly Update

Curtis - 7th Grade Life Science

October 28 - November 1, 2013

Standards This Week:

S7L1. Students will investigate the diversity of living organisms and how they can be compared scientifically.

a. Demonstrate the process for the development of a dichotomous key.

b. Classify organisms based on physical characteristics using a dichotomous key of the six kingdom system (archaebacteria, eubacteria, protists, fungi, plants, and animals).

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What We're Doing This Week

  • DBA (district benchmark assessment)
  • Classification labs (all kingdoms)
  • Ecology/biomes review
  • Study Guide (test the following week)

Upcoming Events and Happenings

Picture Retakes


Picture retakes today for those that were absent. If you had your picture taken on the original day and want retakes, simply bring back your original proofs on this day.

Pink Out Day!


Join our staff in promoting breast cancer awareness by wearing pink today.

Fall Back

Time change: November 3rd, 2 a.m., turn your clocks back one hour. This is also a good time to change the batteries in your smoke detector.