• Don't confuse impossible with really hard to do.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Heredity Review

Congrats! You have made it to the last week of 6th grade! We will be spend today reviewing for the quiz on Wednesday.

Bell Ringer - Copy down the highlighted portion on Sexual and Asexual Reproduction in your notebook for you bell ringer.

Friday, May 26, 2017


We have been spending the majority of our time looking out how genetic traits are passed from two parents to offspring. But what happens when there is only one parent? What would the offspring look like? Remember we will also have our quiz on Wednesday of next week.

Bell Ringer (5/26/17) This is going in the gradebook

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Punnett Square

We will be working on Punnett Square work today. We will start class with a short video on how Punnett Squares are complete and why we sue them. You will go through a few practice activities on your own. You will have to fill a Punnett Square on your quiz. Make sure you have your Heredity vocabulary sheet, you will need to know a few words to be successful on your final worksheet.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Friday - Bill Nye Genes

Because of the 5th graders coming to visit, classes with only be about 30 minutes. We will be watching Bill Nye - Genes. Please pay close attention to the video, there is some very good information in it.

Bill Nye Video 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trait Survey

We will be completing the Trait Survey today. You will be looking at a handful of traits that both you and your classmates have. We will look and see if you have more dominant or recessive traits both as an individual and a class. The survey also consists of creating a graph and completing a few questions.

 Bell Ringer - Continue to work on your vocabulary from last class. When you have completed that copy down the  chart from the board in your notebook.

Monday, May 15, 2017


We are getting ready to start the last mini unit of the year Genetics! We will look at how and why you have the appearance and traits that you do. This is unit will only take about 2 weeks. Stay focused, the genetics quiz will be the last one in the grade book.

Bell Ringer (5/15-16/17)

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Nervous System Quiz

We will be taking the Nervous System Quiz today. We will go through a short Kahoot to help review before the quiz. The majority of the questions are directly related to our quiz, but there are few fun fact questions. Remember Friday is the track meet, there will be no Science. Weather looks great so enjoy the day.