LOTE (ESL) SCIENCE
This class focuses on the science facts and concepts you need in order to understand the dynamic world around you. We will go over topics involving matter and energy, mechanics, earth science, living things, environment and heredity and conservation.
This class will presented using a variety of teaching methods such as lecture, laboratory experiments, handouts, field trips, movies, individual and group projects, oral reports and others.
composition notebook, folder, loose leaf, pen (black or blue ink), pencil, coloring pencils or crayons
You will be graded by the total number of points that you are going to earn by the end of each quarter. The total number of points will be divided by the total points possible.
Example: 1567 (points earned)
2000 (points possible) = 78% (quarter grade)
semester grade= quarter grade + quarter grade
All quizzes and tests papers should be endorsed with the following:
Last name, First
Gen. Sci. LOTE, Period
(Quiz or test number)
· read assigned chapters and assignments
· participate in class activities and/or experiments
· do assigned projects and research work
· do oral reports
· turn in homework and class work on time
· bring materials everyday
· be in best behavior
UNIT I- MATTER AND ENERGY
UNIT II- MECHANICS
UNIT III- EARTH SCIENCE
UNIT IV- LIVING THINGS
UNIT V- ENVIRONMENT AND HEREDITY
UNIT VI- CONSERVATION
***In addition to these topics, newspaper articles will also be required for each student.