Science

Weekly Science Assignment Sheet

5/29-6/1

Monday : Warm up: Memorial Day - No School

Tuesday- Warm-up read Investigate pp. 300-301

1. complete Investigate

Wednesday-Warm-up chapter 9 review

Thursday : Warm-up: Chapter 9 test

1. read and take notes on section 10-1

Friday : Warm-up: review section 10-1 and 10-2

 

Homework

1. read all of chapter 9

2 study for chapter 9 quiz 5/25

3. complete CYU pp. 288 & 295

 Section 9-3

III. Adaptation

A. any characterisitic that increases an organisms chances for survival.

B. Physical Adaptations

1. body structure- outer body changes- bird's feet.

2. internal adaptations- inside the body- temperature

3. breathing- respiration- gills in fish

a. human respiration adaptation- people who live in high altitudes have larger hearts and more red blood cells

4. behavioral -reaction to stimulus- screaming when threatened

5. mating- attract members of the opposite sex- grasshoppers rubbing their legs together

6. protective- defending oneself or others from attack-

camouflage

Web Sites

Endangered Species Web Sites

www.nationalgeographic.com

www.nature-net.com

www.wcs.com

www.enchantedlearning.com

Other sites

www.quia.com/custom/4177main.html

www.dkonline.com/dino2/private/detect/index.html

www.smv.org/hastings/student2.htm......................

www3.guilford.k12.nc.us/webquests/aero/aero.htm

www.biology.arizona.edu/cell_bio/tutorials/pev/page1.html

projects.edtech.sandi.net/mission/iss/...

http://timbeauchamp.tripod.com/moon/current.htm..-Lunar calendars.

 

Native American Web Sites

http://search.excite.com/search.gw?search=cliff+dwellers&lk=apple

to get to all the web sites below and more go to this site

http://www.encyclopedia.com/articles/02841.html

Native Americans of the Anasazi culture who built (11th-14th cent.) large communal homes on mesasand in canyon walls along rivers in the SW U.S. Ancient ancestors of the PUEBLO, the cliff dwellers...

http://www.encyclopedia.com/articles/02841.html

Native Americans of the Anasazi culture who built (11th-14th cent.) large communal homes on mesas

and in canyon walls along rivers in the SW U.S. Ancient ancestors of the PUEBLO, the cliff dwellers...

http://www.colorado-mall.com/HTML/CULTURAL/CULTURES/NATIVE_A...

about Native Americans in the State of Colorado, Colorado people, Indian Tribes, Southern Cheyenne, Northern Cheyenne, Pawnee, Arapaho, Ute, Kiowa, Sioux, Blackeet, Crow, Shoshone, Cliff Dwellers,...

http://www.kokopellisilver.com/whokokopelli.htm

Who Is Kokopelli? A long time ago there was a hunched-back flute player, who roamed throughout the Southwestern United States. The Native American Cliff Dwellers called him Kokopelli.

http://dizzy.library.arizona.edu/branches/spc/pams/indigen.html

Indigenous Culture: Contributions to the Arts and Crafts The indigenous peoples of the Southwest are from a number of distinctive cultures. From the Pueblo cliff dwellers to the nomadic Plainsman

 

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