Welcome to Mr. Kagan's Science Class

Todd.kagan@Austinisd.org
841-8693

 
 
                                                                                     RM # 713
TUTORING
            
Wed 6th period Excel 
                    
 
LATE WORK POLICY
 
 1 Days Late =   20 points off                                                                            
 
                               
ONLINE TEXTBOOK                                                                         

On-line Access to the Science Fusion Textbook:

  1. Log into the AISD Poeral
  2. Locate the HMH ThinkCentral icon.
  3. Click the HMH ThinkCentral icon. Enter AISD username and password
  4. Select the Science Fusion textbook.

Optional Book:  Sciencesaurus Student Handbook (ISBN# 978-0-544-05840-8) is another resource that students will have on-line access to. This would be a great supplemental book for at home to prepare for the STAAR exam at the end of 8th grade. 

Link to 1st 6 wks 19 https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_SzYCcvDwLIdurT9_IpWsHRilrQuLQpU

Link to 2nd 6wks 19  https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Tc2UiXjDaM7z7YzPfZAigpGrfRR9rQIz

Link 3rd 6 wks 19 https://drive.google.com/open?id=1n5vSQhMbOkdcViuWclKdO_9Hq_Chhj1_

 Link to Frog Lab https://www.mhhe.com/biosci/genbio/virtual_labs/BL_16/BL_16.html 

 Link to 4th 6wks 19  https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1si8IW7fhtBFO4fQKAL7H8BiFy6KvWliR?usp=sharing

Link to 4th 6wks 20  https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pe7FSmrc8L_kG7DdeXZKVwIjRj6pZbfQ

Link to 5th 6wks 18  https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1Q5ad6EwkBG13otcwj7yBicdg2u4QgZ14?usp=sharing

 Link to 6th 6wks 19  https://drive.google.com/open?id=1A3NRIDWD0hhLsBBYU7AhqcX_hoc6BPPs

 
From  12/09/19 to 12/13/19
  Due      Mon 12/09/19 Chicken Wing Lab
  Due      Thu 12/12/19 6 weeks Test
   Due Journals Due Fri 12/13/19
            
Lesson Information:  You can use the above links to access current and previous classroom lessons.  In addition, you can access enrichment resources and previous lessons in the files located below. Mon Exceratory System PPT Tue Integumentary System PPT Wed Reproductive system from the textbook  Thu 6 weeks Test Fri Intro to Ecology Journals Due due Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan
 

Recent Posts

wk of 12/09/19

Lesson Information:  Mon Exceratory System PPT Tue Integumentary System PPT Wed Reproductive system from the textbook  Thu 6 weeks Test Fri Intro to Ecology Journals Due due Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk of 11/11/19

From  11/11/19 to 11/15/19
  Due      Tue  11/12/19  Homeostasis Lab  WEAR LAB SAFETY CLOTHING

wk of 10/21/19

 
From  10/21/19 to 10/25/19
  Due      Tue  10/22/19  DNA Strawberry Lab  WEAR LAB SAFETY CLOTHING
  Due:   Wed 10/23/19  Photosynthesis Bead Activity
 Due:   Fri 10/25/19  DNA Strawberry Lab 
            
Lesson Information:  Mon DNA Pre-Lab DNA reading Tue DNA Strawberry Lab  MUST WEAR LAB SAFETY CLOTHING Wed DNA Power Point  Thu Finish Reading and Power Point Fri Elodea Lab  DNA Strawberry lab due Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk of 08/26/19

 
 
  Due:  Tue 08/27/19  Safety Cartoon
            Tue 08/27/19  Safety Quiz
            Tue 08/27/19  2 Journals brought to class
            Tue 08/27/19  Plagiarism Letter signed and 
                                  Parent Teacher Letter signed         
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Give out textbooks Safety Quiz Review Tue Safety Quiz work on and turn in safety cartoon take up Journals with signed letters attached  Wed Build Journal Thu Lab writing procedures lab Fri Graphing Lab Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk of 05/06/19

From  05/06/19 to 05/10/19
 
  Due:  Thu 05/09/19  Succession Catastrophic Test
             Fri  05/10/19  Catastrophic Event Project Due
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Work on Catastrophic Event Project Tue  Work on Catastrophic Event Project Wed Work on Catastrophic Event  Project Thu  Succession Catastrophic Event Test Fri Catastrophic Event Project Due Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk of 04/22/19

Due:  Thu 04/25/19  WED Lab
          Thu 04/25/19  Test
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Work on WED Lab Tue Texas Eco Regions WED PPT Wed Succession PPT  Thu Test WED Ecoregions Watersheds Wed labs due Fri Finish Succession PPT   Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk 0f 04/08/19

From  04/08/19 to 04/12/19
 
  Due:  Wed 04/10/19  CRA Runoff Lab
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Watersheds PPT Tue STAAR Wed  CRA Lab Due Weathering Erosion Deposition PPT Thu Continue WED PPT Start Texas Ecoregions WED Fri Finish Texas Eco regions PPT   Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk of 03/11/19

From  03/11/19 to 03/15/19
 
  Due: Tue 03/12/19 6 wk test
          Thu 03/14/19 Food Web Project W.S. 
          Fri   03/15/19  Removal of I-Search Projects required
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Bio-Diversity PPT Continue to pick up I-Search Projects. Tue 6 wk Test Wed Food Web Project Thu Food Web Project W.S. due Start Watersheds Fri Continue Watersheds All I-Search Projects removed from the classroom   Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

Wk of 02/18/19

From  02/18/19 to 02/22/19
 
  Due: Fri 02/22/19  UT Project
            
Lesson Information:  Tue Continue UT Project Wed Edit UT Project Thu UT Project  Fri UT Project Due Start Habitats  Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan
 

wk of 02/11/19

From  02/11/19 to 02/15/19
 
  Due: Tue 02/12/19  15 I-search Facts written completely
           Thu 02/14/19  Journal
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Alien Dichotomous key Activity due end of class Tue Start UT Project 15 I-Search Facts Due  Wed UT Project Thu UT Project Journal Due Lab Fri No School Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan

wk of 02/04/19

Due: Tue 02/05/19  Island Activity 
         Thu 02/07/19  Sneakiest Activity
            
Lesson Information:  Mon Start Sneakiest Activity Tue Complete Sneakiest Activity Start Dichotomous Keys  Wed DVD Pole to Pole Thu Sneakiest Activity due Continue Dichotomous Key  Lab Fri Complete Dichotomous Key.  Agendas are graded in my class and each box of the 4 core classes in an agenda check is worth 5 points.  If a teacher has nothing written down for a To Do then a student MUST write in a word or two description of that class's daily activity for the day there was No To Do listed.  An empty box/no information box therefore, is minus 5 points.
Sincerely,
Todd Kagan