Physical Science ISS assignments are aligned with JCCSS initiative to specifically target improvements in Literacy and Mathematics.
Literacy Focused Science Assignments:
All links below direct you to relevant science articles. The content connects in class concepts with real world applications, controversy, careers, and more.... For each article students are EXPECTED to thoroughly read and analyze the article before any attempt to write a written response to the prompts found below.
Instructions:Once the student has finished reading they should address as many SIGNPOST as possible. The response should reflect thought and reflection. Use the hints to help you get started, it is not possible to for your responses to be to long!! click the following link if you do NOT know what the notice and note signpost
Article Links Below
Mathematics Focused Science Assignments:
All links below direct you to assignments focused on skills that are essential for success in Physical Science. Assignments may target a Specific Skill, Unit Skill Sets, or Multi Unit Review/Practice. Please Remember that a Number without a unit is meaningless.
Instructions: Students are expected to show all work!!!! Show every single step, and keep track of any units. Calculators should NOT be allowed for use in ISS, the old-school way works just fine.
Assignment Links Below
UNIT 1 MATERIAL