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1) Read “Effects of Volcanoes”

2) Complete HW#27: Explosive Impact

Due Date:

Block I: Wednesday

Block II: Tuesday

Block III: Friday



Display boards are available from Deirdre.

Here are the Final Checklists for the Project:  (Please use them!)

Science Fair Final Checklist

Invention Final Checklist


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1) Complete HW#23: Did you feel that? Loma Prieta earthquake interview

Due date:

Block I: Wednesday

Block II: Tuesday

Block III: Thursday


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Sorry for the wait!Here are some websites if you need help with project ideas and other tips:

Science Fair central: http://school.discovery.com/sciencefaircentral/

Internet Public Library Kidspace: http://www.ipl.org/div/projectguide/

Science Buddies: http://www.sciencebuddies.com/

HomeworkSpot: http://www.homeworkspot.com/sciencefair/ 

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This video shows the disposal of drums of sodium into Lake Lenore, an alkaline lake in the Grand Coulee area of eastern Washington State, in 1947 by the War Assets Administration. From a January 13, 1947 newsreel available at the Internet Archive.  

Sodium + Water = ?

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Here are the Science Friday powerpoint presentations!

I’ll add more as they come in.

If the presentation was a book or poster, they will be on display at school. Please check these out!

Maggie: Frogs and Climate change

Some of the pictures didn’t upload for Maggie’s.  Download it here: Maggie’s presentation about Frogs and Climate change

Lucas: Electric Cars- focus on Chevy’s Volt

Keenan: Electric car- Focus on Chevy’s Volt

Rose: Genes and Cancer

Julian: Electric Cars- focus on Chevy’s Volt

Ian: Electric Cars- focus on Chevy’s Volt

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Hello world!

Hi there!

Here’s another installment for the middle school science blog.  In the next couple weeks, I’ll post some pictures from the summer, catch up on some science news, and provide previews of the coming year.

Let’s get ready to rumble…

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