•  Welcome to Grade 8 Science
     Mrs. Paolini
    Room 218
    826-7213 ext 218 
    Please read below for important due dates
    and class information!
    November 2019
    pH of a Substance Poster Project (due 11/8): Using the information from the videos listed above as well as the textbook, create a poster that contains:
      • definitions for acids, bases, indicator, neutral, pH, neutralization
      • at least 3 characteristics (each) of acids and bases
      • at least 3 examples (each) of acids and bases
      • at least 3 (each) uses of acids and bases
      • a picture of the pH scale, labeled with at least 7 substances (3 acids, 3 bases and 1 neutral)
      • don't forget your name!
      • you will have time in class on 11/1 as well as lab period, this will be a quiz grade!  Do your best work!


    11/9 pH Quizlet to review for quiz on FRIDAY 11/16


    11/11 No School  Veteran's Day 


    11/13 Acids and Bases Online Simulation Use the Acids and Bases Worksheet to complete the activity.  To be completed in Science class.  Due on 11/13


    11/14 Parent-Teacher Conferences in SBCS Large Gym 11am-7pm


    11/15 Pearson Realize assignments, “Properties and Uses of Acids and Bases” and “Acid Rain,” are due TODAY! 


    11/15 Quiz on pH of Substances  pH Review Sheet with Answers 


    11/22 Pearson Realize assignment, “Acids and Bases in Careers,” is due TODAY

    October 2019
    10/8 8th Grade Teeshirt and Sweatshirt Orders due (approximate 2-3 week processing, order submitted on 10/11)
    10/10 Test: Mass, Volume & Density Review Sheet ANSWERS
    10/11 Fall Fest
    10/12 Mrs. Paolini's Birthday 
    10/18 Progress Reports sent home with students
    10/21 Matter Quizlet (Matter Unit Test on 10/31)
    10/28 Matter Unit Test Review Sheet will be given out in class (Topics: Mass, Voume, Density, Phases and Phase Changes, Pure Substances & Mixtures, and Solubiluty)  Matter Unit Test Review Sheet Answers
    10/31 Fall Fling Dance 1:45-3:15 pm (see permission slip sent home on 10/18)
    September 2019
    9/4  signed Policies and Procedures due
    9/5  outline due for Science Skills Essay (started in class on 9/4)
            3 science skills you use in everday life~ for example       
            we measure when cooking or taking medicine
    Vocabulary for Crossword Puzzle
            Vocab for Science Crossword Puzzle
    9/6  Metric System video Study Jams Video 
            Mythbusters Click Here for video watch the video and
            complete the worksheet for one of the myths that are
    9/9  Science Skills Essay due 
    9/13 Quiz #1 Science Skills (variables, graphing and safety)
    August  2019
    back to school
    8/29  welcome new and returning students
              signed Policies & Procedures  due 9/4 
    8/30  Bioglyphs completed in class, if you were absent
              please see me during Advisory on 9/3 to complete