Mr. Pistell, Science

Wednesday December 12th

7th Grade – Quiz Friday on Tectonic plates. Review sheet given out tomorrow, due Wednesday. Kahoot:


8th Grade -Newton’s Law photography due Friday – one of your group members should have the assignment sheet.

Monday 12/3

7th Grade – Be prepared to finish and hand in your tectonic plate activity. You should finish highlighting your individual data with tectonic plate boundaries.


802 – Do the Newton’s Law Scavenger hunt – from the bottom of the second to last page, to the last page. Search “Newton’s Laws Interactive”  – you should be able to find an interactive web page with a worm – work your way through the 3 laws!

– Plus, quiz Friday!

Wednesday 11/28

7th Grade – Do the Dissolving review sheet. Quiz Friday. Kahoot:

Monday 11/26

7th grade – Get 10 observations of your specialist data. Also, in light pencil, take a guess as to where your tectonic plate boundaries are, following patterns in the data. Go to to find your data.

Thanksgiving Break HW

7th grade – Get the Junior Ambassadors letter signed and fill out the brainstorming sheet. Quiz on dissolving on Friday!


8th grade – None

Friday, November 16th

8th grade – Quiz Tuesday on Eclipses and Tides. Review sheet given out in class. Kahoot:


7th grade – We will finish the dissolving lab next week.

Tuesday, November 13th

7th Grade – Today we dissolved many solutes to test solubility. Quiz on dissolving coming up soon!

8th grade – Today we finished eclipses and started tides.Quiz on eclipses and tides coming up soon!

Friday, November 2nd and the Weekend

All classes: If you lost work, replace it at . Click on your grade, then find the Quarter 1 Portfolio link.


7th Grade – Hand in missing work for you portfolio.

– STEM report due – one page single spaced. Assignment sheet – stemreport. You should also get one image to represent each paragraph that you wrote, for a total of 4 images.

Quiz on Balancing Chemical Equations and Missing Molecules. I gave a review… Continue reading

Monday October 29th

701 – Finish the Missing Molecules extension problems

All 7th grade:

  • Quiz Friday on balancing and finding missing molecules in chemical equations (no review sheet)
  • Monday – STEM report is due (single-spaced, one page)
  • Quiz on robotics programming next week during the robotics period

8th grade – Continue working on your Mythbusters assignment. Due on Tuesday, November 6th.

5th & 6th grade Field trip to FDR Four Freedoms Museum

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