Science: Ms. Wetzel

Click here for a complete 2017-2018 AQUINAS MIDDLE SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST
(please note: this is a single comprehensive supply list for all middle school subjects)

Week of February 12-February 16, 2018
**STREAM Fair Pictures Posted in a  two Tabs Below**
**Congratulations to all of our Aquinas School Students**

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Aquinas News/Aquinas Science News/
Dates to Remember:

Week of February 12-February 16, 2018
February 13- Valentine’s Day (Observed)
February 14-Ash Wednesday (Liturgy)
Ash Wednesday
February 16-Early Dismissal; No Aftercare
February 19-February 23-Winter Recess
February 26-N.U.T Day (Prepaid)
March 01-Science Benchmark Exam
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March 02-First Friday Liturgy; 12:15 pm Dismissal;
Week of March 05-Standardized Testing
March 09-Second Trimester Ends
March 15-Spring Musical

Please see High School Information Tab Below for
Important Dates/Deadlines!

Student Homework Pages are located on the menu on the left!
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Please click on tabs below to view pictures from the following:
...Second Annual STREAM Fair*February 1, 2018
...First Annual STREAM Fair and the Artwork produced for the Fair!
...STEM EXPO (Archdiocese Retreat Center)
...Class of 2019 Grade Class Trip (Buehler)
...Science Challenge @ DePaul Catholic High School 
...Class of 2018 Grade Class Trip

February Birthday Celebration-February 09

Grade 8
February 05-Sean
February 20-Gabriella
February 25-Siena
February 25-Charlotte
Grade 7

February 01-Ronnie
Grade 6
February 22-Austin


Click HERE for the lab report rubric.
Click HERE for information on lab report format guidelines.

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**Ms. Wetzel's Science Corner**
**Please Note: Homework/Lab/Testing Schedule may change due to  Classroom Interruptions/Special Events/Assemblies/Needed Reinforcement of Concepts**Student Assignment Pads are Utilized Daily!
**In School E-mail address:

Ms. D. Wetzel: Grade 8 Advisor/Seton House Moderator-Homeroom/Science Aquinas School 6-8

**All students that need to make up assignments and exams missed due to illness and/or extra vacation time MUST make arrangements to complete assignments prior to the closing of the trimester.**

Science Grading System
Assessments (Tests/Quizzes) 45%
Trimester Exams
Lab/Lab Reports/Projects 25%
Class Participation/Effort 15%
Homework 15%
STEM Fair (Aquinas Middle School) Calculated in Second or Third Trimester
Religion (Seton House) Grading System
Assessment (Tests/Quizzes) 45%
Homework 15%
Projects 25%
Class Participation/Effort 15%
Trimester Benchmark Exams-Two Test Scores
Homework Policy
  • Parents/guardians will receive a deficiency notice after three homework assignments are not completed.
  • Late Lab Reports will receive an immediate ten point reduction.
  • For the end of the trimester effort grade, late homework assignments will be 
    averaged into the final grade with a five point reduction for every late assignment
  • Assignments will NOT be accepted after it is a full week late.

**Aquinas School**

Reminder: Please adhere to the morning student drop-off and dismissal procedures and make certain that students adhere to the proper dress code and uniform.

Students must be prepared for classes, especially required school supplies.

**A note is required if a student is to be released to another person at dismissal 

Students are not permitted to walk over to the shopping complex across the street**Please review parent/student handbook**

Edmodo Codes for 2017-2018: (also listed under each class tab)
Seton House 2017-2018**hwfz5m
Science 8 Class of 2018**46zyn4
Science 7 Class of 2019**xtt956
Science 6 Class of 2020**c3tx5g

Class of 2019 Science Class Trip
Buehler Challenger and Science Center
(more pictures in separate tab below)
Grade 6
Science Challenge @ De Paul High School-2017
(more pictures in separate tab below)
Class of 2018 Science Class Trip
Buehler Challenger and Science Center
Pic 1 Gr 7
Buehler 2