Dorothy McElhinney Middle School

Dorothy McElhinney Middle School

 Welcome!
Mrs. Caldera  
Math and Science
 
 Check your grades  here      http://abi.murrieta.k12.ca.us  
 Math Book        https://www.bigideasmath.com/BIM/login                                 
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  • Class Files:  This is where you will find printable documents 
  • Class Links: This is where you will find links for math/science games 
Students you can find science notes in class files. If you print  and bring  them to school you will not need to take notes
in class.  You must have them with you the day of note taking otherwise you will have to take notes during the lesson.
Important Dates to Remember  

Math Quiz 7.6-7.7 tomorrow 4/6

E.Q. Brochure due 4/22
Interior of Earth project due 4/27 
Marshmallow Building EQ lab 4/20 or turn it in 4/15 for 5 bonus points
 
 

 

 Homework 
Wednesday 4/20
  • Math: None!!!!
  • Science: Earthquake safety Brochure is due Friday 
 
 

 
 

 
 
 



 
Sceince: Work on Science EQ safety project 
Monday 4/4
Math: Page 336 ( 5-17) odds ( 20-21) Page 337 ( 22-25) All
Science: Science and Math Donations 
 


  • 242 ( 1-13) odds
  • Science: Complete 8.3 vocabulary cards.  Write the definition, color the front of book and draw a picture for each plate boundary. 

Monday 2/29

  • Math: 293 ( 1-10) all
  • Science: None 
 
Thursday  2/25
Math: Page 288 ( 1,3,7) ( 9-14) ( 17-19)
Math Test tomorrow
 Science: Make sure your notebook is up to date. 
 
 
Wednesday 2/24 
Math:  Complete one side of the math worksheet 
 
 Tuesday 2/23
Math Page 280 ( 31-34) Page 281 ( 47-51) Page 284 ( 9-18)
Science: None 
 
Monday, 2/22
 
 
  • Math: Page 283 ( 1-12) you only need to graph (9-12)  Page 284 ( 1-8) 
  • Science: No science homework tonight. 
 
Wednesday 2/17
  • Math: No homework tonight
  • Science: 8.2 Vocabulary Page 161-165 Write the definition, color the front, draw a picture 
  • Sea-floor spreading, oceanic plates, subduction continental plates, mantle plume lithospheric plates, mid- ocean ridges
  • Bring a Milky Way candy bar to school on Friday for the Plate Tectonics lab
 
Tuesday 2/16
  • Math: Complete page 258 ( 4-19) all Page 259 ( 22-25)
  • Science: 8.1 Section Review Page 160 ( 1-4) and #5 (a) only
 
 
 
Wednesday 2/10 
  • Math: Page  247 ( 1-8)
  • Science: Complete coloring the Pangaea puzzle page but do NOT cut out the continents. 
 
 
 Tuesday, 2/9
  • Math: Notebooks will be graded tomorrow
  • Science: Complete 9.1 Vocabulary Word Flipbook  page 158 (continental drift,  Pangaea, plate tectonics) write the definition, color the front of the book and illustrate the word. 
 
 Monday 2/8
  • Math: Study for tomorrow's math test. Use your, notebook, quiz and today's practice test. Look in class links for extra  practice. Math notebooks are due tomorrow.
  • Science: None 
 Thursday, 2/4
  • Math: Page 242 ( 1-14) ( 18)
  • Science: None!!!  
 
Wednesday. 2/3
  •  Math: Page 238 ( 1-8) ( 15)
  • Science: Science test is tomorrow. Study the study guide. Science notebooks are due tomorrow. 
 
Tuesday,2/2
  • Math: Page 222-230 ( 19-25) (35-38)
  • Science: Everything in your notebook is due this Thursday. Science test is this Thursday.
 Monday, 2/1
  • Math: None ( TTM Benchmark tomorrow)
  • Science: None Science test is this Thursday 


Wednesday, 1/27
  • Math: Pages 222-223  (1,2) ( 16-22) even (23,24) ( 29-32) ( 37-40)
  • Science: Complete Layers of Earth Flipbook
 
 Tuesday, 1/26
  • Math: Page 222 (5,6,7) Page 223 ( 41-45) All
  • Science :  Complete coloring, cutting and gluing your Layers of Earth flipbook. 

Monday 1/25

  • Math: Page 214 (3-11) Page 217 (1-13) odds
  • Science: None
 
 
Thursday, 1/21
  • Math: None
  • Science: Complete 7.2 Section Review page 145 (1-6) 

 

Wednesday, 1/20
  • Math: Pages 208-209 (1,2) (5-10), ( 15-22)
  • Science:  Read 7.2 Section Review page 142 

Tuesday, 1/19

  • Math: Page 201 ( 1-12)
  • Science: Complete 7.2 Section Review page 141 ( 2,3,4,5,6,8,9,10) and 7.2 Vocabulary Cards 143-144 (Crust, mantle, lithosphere, core)
 
 
 
Thursday, 1/14
  • Math: Page 201 (4,5) Page 203 (35-38)
  • Science: None  
 
Wednesday, 1/13
  • Math: Page 194 ( 1-14)
  • Science: Nothing unless you were absent or did not complete 7.1 Vocab cards. 
 
Tuesday, 1/12
  • Math: Page 189 What You learned Before
  • Science: 7.1  Vocabulary  page 138   Seismic waves, seismologist,  disturbance, P-Waves, S- Waves
 
 School supply Donations                                               
  • Mechanical pencils ( lots of them)
  • highlighters
  • glue sticks ( lots)
  • Correcting  pens
  • 3 x 5 index cards for science vocabulary words and other items.
  • Tape for science vocabulary word cards and other items.
Every day Items that need to be brought to school
Two  8.5 by 11 inch single subject spiral   notebooks 
A small notebook for warm-ups 
A book to read  
 
Last Modified on April 20, 2016
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