Biotic and Abiotic Influences on Ecosystems
What determines the size of a population and where a particular species can live?
Ideal _ and _ conditions allow species to flourish.
Other conditions may lead to a species _ or even _.
The Carbon Cycle
Use the links provided on the class website to research the carbon cycle.
Where can carbon be stored on Earth? (reservoirs)
Carbon Biological Cycle
Explain how carbon is cycled from the air through living organisms. Wh
Lab: Investigating Electric Charges
Empty pop can
Pieces of paper
There are three sections to answer for each station
Ions & Isotopes
An ion is _
Atoms become charged by _ or _ electrons.
(Protons never move!)
Gain electrons _ ion (_). Has more electrons than
Lost electrons _ ion (_). Has more protons than
Earth & Space
Station 1 - Pack up!
If you could bring 5 things with you when
going to outer space, what would you bring
and why? Think about what conditions you
may encounter and what is most
important to you.
What is the one destination yo
Physical & Chemical Changes
There are 2 types of changes that we can observe:
Physical changes - the substance remains the same. It may change
state, but it is still the same substance
Chemical changes - the substance ch
White Solid Crime Lab
There has been a murder in the classroom! There were
white footprints left behind at the scene of the crime.
There are 5 suspects. Each of their shoes have been
collected and dusted fo
The Structure of Atoms
Atoms are made up of three types of particles: _, _
Mass (in Atomic Mass Units)
Location in the Atom
Bohr-Rutherford Diagrams (BR diagrams)
BR diagrams are a model t
Monday, June 23, 2014
9:00 11:00 AM (2 hours)
Chemistry: Atoms, Elements & Compounds
Space: The Study of the Universe
Physical Science: The Characteristics of Electricity