Hydrosphere Quiz Corrections

Due to SNOW days, quiz corrections have been extended!

To improve their grade students can do quiz corrections.

Directions: For each question you got wrong do the following:
  1. Write out what the CORRECT answer SHOULD be
  2. Write one COMPLETE sentence explaining why your new answer is correct ~ OR ~ Write one COMPLETE sentence explaining why your old answer was incorrect

For each question that you correct you can earn back 2.5 out of the 5 points that you lost due to being incorrect.

The Extra credit answer CAN NOT be made up.

Make sure you look at which quiz you took!!!

Hydrosphere Quiz-Form B
Hydrosphere Quiz-Form A

Corrections can be turned in anytime before THURSDAY FEBRUARY 26th!

February 23rd, 2015

Objective: Describe the features of an estuary

  1. Do NOW!
    What is a Terrestrial Ecosystem? What is a Buffer Zone? What are Vertical Zonation Patterns?
    ¿Qué es un ecosistema terrestre ?? ¿Qué es una Zona de Amortiguamiento ?? ¿Qué son los patrones de zonación vertical?
  2. Estuaries notes (use Marine Ecosystems Guided Notes worksheet)
  3. 3-2-1 (3 facts, two interesting details, 1 question) on Mangroves in the Sea
  4. Fill out Ocean Articles Concept Map Use the following articles to aid you:
    1 Deep Sea Dump
    2 Sea Icicle
    3 Deep Breaths
    4 Ocean Life
Homework: None 🙂

February 16th, 2015

Objective: Describe the features of an estuary

  1. Do NOW!
    What is an Estuary? What is a River Basin? What is the difference between an Estuary and a River Basin?
    ¿Qué es un estuario ?? ¿Qué es una cuenca del río ?? ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre un estuario y las cuencas fluviales?
  2. Marine Ecosystems Vocabulary (use Marine Ecosystems Guided Notes worksheet)
  3. Ticket-out-the-door:
    Write a paragraph using at least SIX out of our thirteen new vocabulary terms.
    Escribe un párrafo utilizando al menos seis de nuestros trece nuevas palabras de vocabulario.
Homework: None 🙂

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Quiz Corrections

Students should have received their graded Hydrosphere Quiz on 2/12.  To improve their grade students can do quiz corrections.

Directions: For each question you got wrong do the following:
  1. Write out what the CORRECT answer SHOULD be
  2. Write one COMPLETE sentence explaining why your new answer is correct ~ OR ~ Write one COMPLETE sentence explaining why your old answer was incorrect

For each question that you correct you can earn back 2.5 out of the 5 points that you lost due to being incorrect.

The Extra credit answer CAN NOT be made up.

Make sure you look at which quiz you took!!!

Hydrosphere Quiz-Form A
Hydrosphere Quiz-Form B

Corrections can be turned in anytime before THURSDAY FEBRUARY 19th.

February 13th, 2015

Objective: Summarize the importance of North Carolina’s River Basins.

  1. Do NOW!
    What is a River Basin?
    What river basin do we live in?
    In what direction do all rivers flow?

    ¿Qué es una cuenca del río ?
    ¿ Qué cuenca del río vivimos en ?
    ¿En qué dirección fluyen todos los ríos?

  2. 10 minutes to finish NC RiverBasin booklet
  3. Watch Bill Nye: Water Cycle and fill out Bill Nye Water Cycle Questions
Homework: NONE! 🙂

Note: This was an early release day!!!

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY! ❤