Bernardo Heights Middle School

PHYSICAL SCIENCE

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HOMEWORK PACKET ASSIGNMENTS

INTRO TO MATTER ASSIGNMENT LIST

Physical Science Web Site Scavenger Hunt

Mass, Length, and Volume Activity and Foldable

Density Notes

Brainpop: Measuring Matter 

On-Line Density Tutorial/Virtual Lab

What's My Density?Activity

Ch. 2 Sec. 2 Notes (no handout -see Cornell Notes)

Film Cannister Density (How Slow Can You Go?)

Introduction to the Scientific Method Questions

 

PROPERTIES OF MATTER PACKET

Mass vs. Weight Foldable

Mass vs. Weight Activity

Physical and Chemical Properties of Minerals

Physical and Chemical Foldable 

Physical and Chemical Changes (cornell notes) Focus Words

Physical and Chemical Changes (Laser Disc)

Burning Candle Activity

Burning Sugar Demonstration

 

BUNSEN BURNER TRAINING UNIT (MINI UNIT)

"How to Light a Bunsen Burner Notes"

On-Line Bunsen Burner Activity

 

STATES OF MATTER ASSIGNMENT LIST

Kinetic Molecular Theory (Notes and Web Site)

United Streaming: Solid, Liquid, and Gas

Bill Nye: Water Cycle Video Guide

Solid, Liquid, Gas Foldable (inside) and (outside) (make foldable by referring to images)

Quick Lab: Changing Volume (Ch. 4 Pg. 112) (in textbook - not on web site)

Instructions for Change of State Foldable

Change of State Foldable (Top)

Change of State Foldable (Bottom)

Quick Lab: Boiling Water Without Heating to 100C

Cloud in a Bottle Activity

Dry Ice Activity

Plasma Video

 

ELEMENTS, COMPOUNDS, MIXTURES, ASSIGNMENTS

All About Elements (laser disc/text)

Element Cornell Notes (make your own cornell notes Pg. 134-136)

Element Flashcards (cut out -write symbols on back)

Quick Lab: Classifying Elements

Element Foldable Instructions (look under Assignments and Agenda)

Compounds Cornell Notes (pg. 138-141)

Electrolysis of Water Demonstration

Mixtures Cornell Notes (pg. 142-146)

Quick Lab: Identifying Substances by Solubility

Brainpop; Compounds and Mixtures

Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures (laser disc)

Elements, Compounds and Mixtures Foldable

 

ATOMS PACKET LIST

Development of Atomic Theory: Part 1

Development of Atomic Theory: Part 2

Development of Atomic Theory PowerPoint (use to correct the above worksheets)

Black Box Activity

Atomic Structure Worksheet (fill out)

Structure of the Atom Notes 

Periodic Table (see me for color coding)

Bill Nye: The Atom Video (not on web site - get from me)

Brainpop: Atoms (not done this year)

IPPEX: The Atom (internet activity)

Nucleus Numbers

Isotopes Worksheet

Bohr Atomic Models (set to "landscape" before you print out)

Bohr Atomic Models Questions

Little People Atoms and the Periodic Table (activity)

The Periodic Table Notes (we did these in cornell this year)

Ions Worksheet

Brainpop: The Periodic Table (not done this year)

The Power of the Periodic Table Video

Sodium Demo Questions

The Pickle Light (watched but not filled out)

 

CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS & REACTIONS PACKET

Assignment List 

Covalent and Metallic Bonding Reading Guide

Chemical Bonding Video (United Streaming)

Ionic and Covalent Bonds Activity

Acids, Bases, and the Ph Scale Notes

Alien Juice Bar Internet Activity

Everyday pH Activity

BrainPop Ph Scale

Organic Compounds Notes (must do Cornell this year 310-317)

Building Carbon-Based Molecules

Chemical Reactions in a Bag Activity

 

ASTRONOMY PACKET (List of assignments)

Organize your Space Handout

Organize your Space PowerPoint (to view)

Life Cycle of the Stars Notes (fill out while watching PowerPoint)

Life Cycle of the Stars PowerPoint (download to view)

Life Cycle of the Stars Chart and Questions

Hidden Life of Galaxies Notes (from PowerPoint)

Hidden Life of Galaxies PowerPoint (to view)

The Best of the Solar System Handout

The Best of the Solar System Web Site

Moon Pop Activity (phases of the Moon)

Spaced Out Planets Lab  and Lab Checklist (separate from packet)

 

MOTION PACKET Assignment List

Dancing on the Ceiling Video

Reference Point Activity

What is Motion? PowerPoint (take notes)

PowerPoint FlipBook Activity(will do at end)

Measuring Motion (Hot Wheels) Activity

A Speedy Journey

Velocity Notes (watch powerpoint and recopy in Cornell style)

Acceleration Notes

Calculations of Motion

What is a Force? Cornell Notes?

Unbalanced Forces Activity

Forces Diagrams

 

FORCES PACKET (assignment list)

Comparing Graphs of Speed and Acceleration

Understanding Motion and Forces Video (get in class)

Friction Facts

Friction Activities

Bill Nye: Friction Video Guide

The Eggcellent Egg Drop Project

Gravity Notes

Forces Demonstrations (Balanced and Unbalanced)

Forces in Fluids Demonstrations (vacuum pump)

Gravity Questions (not in the 2008 packet)

Falling Object Questions

Falling Objects Demonstrations

Brainpop: Gravity

Zero Gravity Video (not in the 2008 Packet)

Exploring Gravity (United Streaming)

 

ASTRONOMY PACKET-Part 2 (not done in 2008)

Formation of the Solar System (cornell notes)

Motion in Space (cornell notes)

Stars (cornell notes)

H-R Diagram Worksheet

Star Light Star Bright Activity

 

LAWS OF MOTION PACKET

Inertia Questions

Inertia Activity

Examples of Inertia (Notes)

Egg in a Glass Demo

Newton's 2nd Law Notes

Newton's 2nd Law worksheet (get copy in class)

To the Finish Line (get copy in class)

Newton's 3rd Law Activity (Balloon Cars)

Newton's Laws worksheet (get copy in class)

Momentum Questions (not in packet this year)

Momentum Activity (not in packet this year)

 

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