Mr. Hallihan Notes

MATH HELP... Tuesday's at 12:30 - 1:00 & Wednesday's at 3:30 - 4:30


10 EcoPointsCheck out the following website and answer the questions to create your own ecologogical footprint (same as the one we did together in class..choose the detailed version).  Print off results (or capture the image to tweet or send in an email).
-  discussed what an Ecological Footprint actually records.-  did one together...check out results.-  watched the 'Story of Stuff' project.-  watched part 5 from National Geographic Human Footprint series.-  discussed how we can change our ecological footprint.
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-  check out the list of top topics that I have for suggestions.-  be sure to take advantage of the available resources for researching a topic!-  complete your librray plan and pass in on Monday.
-  read article 'Why Fuss About Fracking'-  checked out videos on process and a song!-  discussed other issues in preparation for tomorrow's library day.
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-  watched Lorax (1972 Dr. Seuss version).-  discussed themes/issues from film.-  reviewed points of view (anthro vs bio vs ecocentric)Check out our new logo...
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-  checked out some facts about Groundhog!-  current environmental issues in the media-  read article on genetically modified salmon-  notes...anthropocentric vs biocentric vs ecocentric*  logos will be judged tomorrow :)
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Posted: January 30, 2015

5 Points - submit your logo for the course that has theme of MVHS, Environmental Science & Miramichi River+ 5 Points if your logo gets picked on Tuesday!

Posted: January 30, 2015

5 Points - follow us on Twitter @MVHSEnvSci AND shout at us what you are looking forward to in this course
-  discussed the 2 waves of environmentalism-  local vs regional vs global issues 
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Posted: January 29, 2015

-  Discussed procedures and expectations.-  Discussed course outline.-  Discussed 'What is Environmental Science?'HOMEWORK:  Simon Says Exercise
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Posted: January 16, 2015

Be sure to use this Jeopardy as a way to review for the exam...thanks to Candace, Devan, Chantal and Chelsea for the effort :) GOOD LUCK ON ALL YOUR EXAMS!
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Posted: January 14, 2015

Reminder that eco-point activities must be submitted along with inventory sheet by TOMORROW!  We will begin exam review after the last presentation tomorrow...bring your CORRECTED tests from Unit 1 & 2.  We will be doing a Jeopardy review on Friday :)

Posted: January 13, 2015

Discussion of Exam...see attached review!  Reminder that presentations are to be ready for tomorrow and ThursdayEco-Point Activities must be completed by Thursday (unless arrangements have been made).Thursday (2nd half of class) we will look at old tests and Friday we will be doing some Review Jeopardy! 
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Posted: January 12, 2015

Last day to complete presentations!  Order is as follows...Tuesday:  Group #1 - Ryan, Kaitlyn, Cassandra, DavidWednesday:  Group #2 - Tyrone, Cody, Candace, Devan                    Group #3 - Caleb, Brooke, Chantal, ChelseaThursday:  Group #4 - Meagan Holmes, Megan Hare*  Tomorrow will be the beginning of Exam Review 

Posted: January 9, 2015

LIBRARY DAY - planning for presentation and/or ecopoint activities REMINDERS... -  ecopoint inventories were due TODAY with listed activities you plan to complete (must be complete by next Friday)    *  Can be sent by email []; copied onto computer desktop folder or passed into Ecopoint Folder. -  Monday you will have access to a classroom to practice your presentation.  We will also draw for order of presentations. -  Tuesday and Wednesday will be presentation days...ALL members must be present and be ready with neccessary items.    * When not presenting you will be involved with the group's activity and doing some peer scoring. -  Thursday will be Exam Review...bring your two unit tests. -  Friday Exam Review Help and Jeopardy Review Questions.