• Environmental Science Materials List


    • Composition notebook
    • Folder with pockets
    • Pencils and pens
    • 1 highlighter
    • Index Cards



    • Colored pencils, crayons, or markers
    • Glue stick
    • Scissors


    Teacher needs: (please do not feel obligated!) Thank you!

    • Tissues
    • Hand sanitizer
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  • 2/24-2/28

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 2/22/2020 4:20:00 AM

    Monday: New Unit vocab: Saving Species and Ecosystem Services 

    1. Endangered species

    2. Threatened species

    3. Biomagnification

    4. Habitat fragmentation

    5. Captive breeding

    6. Conservation concession

    7. Prescribed burn

    8. Ecological restoration

    9. Reconciliation ecology

    Tuesday: Saving Species/Ecosystem Services "notes"--Answer questions using the textbook (click here)

    Wednesday: HALF DAY-- Mental Health Day 

    Thursday: Finish notes questions; Begin working on Saving Species Project (click here)

    Friday: Continue working on/Finish Saving Species Project

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  • 2/17-2/21

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 2/15/2020 5:25:00 AM

    Monday: NO SCHOOL 

    Tuesday: Climate Change Notes Rotation (notes packet- click here) (Powerpoint- click here); give out study guide (click here)

    Wednesday/Thursday: Finish climate change notes; Climate change writing activity (click here)

    Friday: Test--Ecosystems, Climate, and Climate Change

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  • 2/10-2/14

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 2/8/2020 3:50:00 AM

    Monday: Ecosystems and Climate guided notes (powerpoint--click here) (Notes packet--click here

    Tuesday: Begin Biome project 

    Wednesday/Thursday: Finish Biome project; Begin "Design the Perfect Beast" Activity (click here

    Friday: Finish Beast Activity 

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  • 2/3-2/7

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 2/1/2020 2:15:00 AM

    Monday: Give out study guide (click here) *Test Wed/Thurs; 15 minutes to finish deer limiting factor activity questions; Review notes from Friday

    *Check notebooks

    Tuesday: Oh Deer Activity (outside); Work on Study guide 

    Wednesday/Thursday: Species Interaction practice sheet (click here); Review study guide; Test 

    Friday: (Sub) Ecosystems and Climate vocab (Use the textbook): 

    Greenhouse gas

    Greenhouse effect

    Edge effect




    Ocean acidification



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  • 1/27-1/31

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 1/25/2020 2:20:00 AM

    Monday: Finish vocab from Friday; Species Interaction foldable (click here)

    Tuesday: Species Interaction MM Lab

    Wednesday/Thursday: Limiting Factor background info (click here); Limiting Factors Game and Charting Activity 

    Friday: Notes (click here) *We will discuss on Monday

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  • 1/20-1/24

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 1/18/2020 2:15:00 AM

    Monday: NO SCHOOL 

    Tuesday: Review for Biodiversity and Evolution Test and finish study guide (click here

    Wednesday: Mental Health Awareness presentation 

    Thursday: Biodiverstiy and Evolution Test 

    Friday: Species Interaction, Ecological Succession, and Population Control Vocab (click here

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  • 1/13-1/17

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 1/12/2020 2:25:00 AM

    Monday: Complete Biodiversity and Evolution research questions using the notes and textbook

    Tuesday: Wolf to Dog Activity 

    Wednesday/Thursday: Finish Wolf to Dog Activity; Review and submit research questions; Begin working on Biodiversity and Evolution study guide (click here) *Test next Thursday

    Friday: Work on Biodiversity and Evolution study guide 

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  • 1/6-1/10

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 12/21/2019 6:15:00 AM

    Monday: NO SCHOOL 

    Tuesday: Bell ringer: What is biodiversity and why is it important? 

    Biodiversity and Evolution vocabulary (click here

    Wednesday/Thursday: Biodiversity and Evolution textbook questions (click here); Galapagos Tortoise reading and questions 

    Friday: Guided notes (powerpoint-click here) (notes pages--click here)

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  • 12/16-12/20

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 12/14/2019 4:20:00 AM


    • Final times to study and take exam 
    • Only work to be turned in is the study guide and the exam
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  • 12/9-12/13

    Posted by Ashley Banta on 12/7/2019 3:10:00 AM


    Monday: Midterm review game (winning team gets extra credit)

    Tuesday: Midterm review game (winning team gets extra credit)

    Wednesday/Thursday: Study for midterm--complete study guide, organize notes; work on make-up work if complete. 

    Friday: Study for midterm--complete study guide, organize notes; work on make-up work if complete. 


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