Ms. Poore: Earth Science

Welcome to Regents Earth Science!  On this site you will find many valuable resources that will help you to be successful this year.  Good Luck and enjoy!

REGENTS EXAM: THURSDAY JUNE 20th, 2019 @ 1:15pm

Please read and share with your parents: 

Our 8th grade classmate, Joey DeLuca has endured a major spinal surgery over the summer and will not be returning to school for sometime.

We would like to express our support by sending a gift basket from the 8th grade.  If you are interested in contributing, please send $2-$5 to Kathy Paesano in c/o Mary Paesano.  

Thank you very much!!

Google Classroom Code: iqmqge




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VIRTUE OF THE MONTH:
October Cooperation

 

Please be reminded of the catholic school procedures and handbook for your child. Please keep in mind the dress code, hair style and arriving to school on time.

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Current Topic: UNIT 2
 MAPPING- Latitude/Longitude/Topographic Maps

Grade 8, please come to class prepared everyday with your Earth Science notebook, folder, ESRT and any work that is due. 


Attention: In order to keep the students organized, on task, and not falling behind throughout this regents level course, especially with their labs, students are required to hand in their assignments promptly. The students grades are subject to change if assignments are tardy. 


I will post all the notes, homework's, and labs on my Google Classroom pageThe information will be readily available to you all year. I will post important dates on the school website calendar.

I sometimes will post review packets, other helpful links or information under the resource bar, so please feel free to continuously check to see what is new.


Homework Policy

-Handed in on time = Full credit
-Absent the day a homework was due and the student shows it to me the next day = Full credit
-Missing homework assignment the day it was due, was not gone over it class, and student shows me the next day= Marked as collected but late 
-Missing homework assignment the day it was due, and went over in class= Marked as 0


We will be taking the Earth Science Regents this year.  To accommodate a more hands on curriculum, our students will have a 60 minute lab period once a cycle that begins at 11:10 am.  Please make sure your students are on time especially on their lab days.  

The lab schedule is as follows:

11:10 am - 12:10pm
8-1: F day  8-2: E day  8-3: C day  8-4: B day 


Parents: Please check the portal regularly as I will be updating it often with each student's homework,  labs, class work, quizzes and unit tests.
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If you should have ANY questions or concerns throughout the year, please feel free to contact me at 516-678-5550 extension 804
or kpoore5546@stagnes-school.org

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“Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.” -Lou Holtz