2017-2018 Units of Study:
Quarter 1: Cells, Science Fair, Metric System, Microscopes
Quarter 2: Nature of Science, Science Fair, Human Anatomy- Florida Statute 1003.47 Biological Experiments on living subjects. 1(a) Dissection may be performed on nonliving mammals or birds secured from a recognized source of such specimens and under supervision of qualified instructors. Students may be excused upon written request of a parent.
Quarter 3: Heredity and Reproduction, Diversity, and Evolution of Organisms
Quarter 4: Interdependence, Cycles of Energy and Matter
SUPPLIES NEEDED: Small Binder Preferably (Blue) to keep 6 trapper folders in for the students 6 classes. 1 Subject size composition notebook, pencils, pens (BLACK, BLUE, RED), & colored pencils
Grading: Tests, Presentations and Projects 50%, Quizzes and Classwork 40%, and Homework 10%
- No Talking during instruction time.
- Be Respectful
- No putdowns @ OMS
- Stay in seat unless told OTHERWISE
- Be positive
If students cannot follow classroom rules the following discipline procedures will be applied.
- 1st Offense- Redirect
- 2nd Offense- Warning
- 3rd Offense- Phone call home/ Time out with another teacher
- 4th Offense- Referral to the Dean of Discipline