I am really excited about the start of the 2021-2022 school year. I hope all of you had a relaxing and fun summer vacation. I have posted a course outline for Math 6 and 8th grade science under announcements (recent posts). I look forward to meeting all of you, and I wish all of you […]
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Please visit my science links and science videos webpages to find information for your natural hazards presentations.
Ingredients: 5-8 whole tomatoes 1-4 serrano peppers* * You can take out the seeds if desired but use gloves. I just leave the seeds in when I make salsa, but I remove them when I eat chiles by themselves. Don’t touch the seeds or chiles with your bare hands, if possible. Definitely don’t touch your eyes after […]
Click on the following link to access the notes from today’s lecture on using a microscope and making a wet mount slide.
Please click on the link below to access the course outline for Mr. Fitzgerald’s 7th grade science class. https://docs.google.com/document/d/18pjlDRyAeO01MPn2I1suyo4iasROHZnzVZwlxSU3u14/edit?usp=sharing
Please click on the link below to access the course outline for Mr. Fitzgerald’s 8th grade science class. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_theTB67_yZ7NY2GBg7kS3GAhV7Q5bQeuKpFPVdO9xw/edit?usp=sharing
This directory link has pictures of our school garden and pictures of our outdoor lab activity involving earthworms. Please sign in to your saratogausd.org account to view the images.
Please check out the 2017-18 digital portfolios showcasing student work in science. To view the digital portfolios, you need to be a member of and logged in to the saratogausd.org domain.
Please check out this carbon footprint calculator from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to calculate your family’s carbon footprint. Find out what your family is already doing to lower their carbon footprint and learn 14 Easy Ways to Lower Your Carbon Footprint from National Geographic.
Check out this TED video featuring Nobel Laureate Elizabeth Blackburn on Telomeres and Aging. Reducing chronic stress could be key to giving us a chance of living a healthy long life.