Mr. Pistell, Science

HW 3/23

All grades – tomorrow is the last day to present science fair in class; if you did not present yet, you are presenting tomorrow!


6th grade – finish the first half of the “bead” lab worksheet (the 10% rule). Link – beads

HW 3/8

All grades – Finish the science fair due Friday.

  • If you need a weekend extension ask Mr. Pistell
  • 7th grade – You have one extra week – due March 17th if you need it

Use the website as your guide


HW 3/6

6th grade – Finish putting together your part of the “Ecoscenarios” (ecosystems) project – introduction, abiotic, biotic, or issues. Ecoscenario Project Guidelines-modified


7th grade – Science fair only


8th grade – Finish Cells review sheet cellquizreview


All grades: Science fair due on Friday – use the website as a guide for each requirement.

HW 3/2

All grades – we will work on science fair on Friday – if you still need to plan your procedure, you can do that on Friday. You should already have the planning sheet done. If you have already run your experiment/project, you can type up your analysis/conclusions on Friday. As of now science fair is due March 10th.


8th grade – Cell review sheet due Friday

New HW 2/27

All grades – Finish science fair planning (a half sheet of paper) if you didn’t already – see previous post. You can fill it out in your notebook if you prefer.


As of now the middle school science fair is extended 1 week, to March 10th!

February Break HW

All grades – Use to plan your science fair project. You should finish ALL planning aspects of your experiment/project and be ready to run it after we get back from the break. Here is the planning sheet that you should fill out: sciencefairplanningday2


8th grade additional HW – Don’t forget about finishing your quiz after the break – see previous HW links


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HW 2/16

8th grade – UPDATE: There are issues with the Kahoot for some reason! Therefore, we will START the quiz tomorrow – you can do the problems you wish (before you forget anything over break) then FINISH after the break once we figure out the Kahoot! So there’s zero pressure on you tomorrow – just put down what you know and finish the rest later. After that, we will continue work on science fair.


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HW 2/13

601 – Come up with your own ecosystem cards – one for individual, population, community, ecosystem, and abiotic. New examples please!


7th grade – Quiz before we go to the U.N. on U.N. facts – finish the review sheet ( unitednationsreview) and practice with the Kahoot:
8th grade – Light and magnetism review sheet; quiz Friday


All grades: You should have your science fair idea by Friday: on Friday we plan procedure, materials, etc.

HW 2/8

6th grade – Make your own “cards” for individual, population, community, ecosystem, and abiotic, just like the ones we used in class! (5 cards total)


7th grade – get the UN field trip form signed


8th grade – Light review sheet

HW 2/6

6th grade – Finish weather map + meteorologist script for your 3 weather cards


7th grade – U.N. permission slip for Valentine’s Day