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About Me

I have been teaching in Los Angeles for the last 11 years.  I received my Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and teaching credential at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. and my Masters in Education and preliminary Administrative credential at CSUN. I enjoy yoga, spinning, cooking, hiking with my two dogs and playing with my two sons.  I live in Pasadena with my husband and family. 

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3/17/17

Assignment 5: Calculating Molarity, Solving for Moles and Grams, 4 Practice Examples

Please watch the following videos to assist you in completing Assignment 5 problems on Molarity.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9VlA_kVcFi0

 

Review Video: How to Calculate Molar Mass

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49eVqU193l4

 

Assignment 6- Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour "Flush To Finish"

Please watch the following video and create a flowchart on Assignment 6 in your packet.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dG-Vzzykafs

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3/17/17

Part 1- Please complete the Student Led Conference Checklist sheet in class to use when conducting your student-led conference on Thursday 3/23. 

 

Part 2- Please use the poster paper provided with your lab partner to create an argument poster similar to the model in Part 3 of Assignment 4-Molarity Simulation Lab.  Be sure to make a claim and back that claim up with evidence.  Then, present your argument to at least 4 different groups and explain your reasoning for the MATHEMATICAL RELATIONSHIP YOU DEVELOPED from your data collected in the lab.

Turn your poster in by the end of the class period.  Make sure your group members names and class period are listed on the back of the poster.

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3/13/17

Here are the links to the videos played in class.

 

Would you drink out of a toilet?

http://www.exploratorium.edu/tv/index.php?program=1062&project=58

 

A Tragedy- Hundreds of Thousands of CA Residents Exposed to Contaminated Water

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/investigations/A-Tragedy-Hundreds-of-Thousands-of-California-Residents-Exposed-to-Contaminated-Water-415136393.html

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2/4/17

Please go to your NEWSELA account and complete the two articles in your binder for this week's assignment.  The directions for the articles are as follows: 

 

For the week of Feb 6 to Feb 12th, please complete these articles by
1) annotating the article
2) completing the quiz
3) completing the writing prompt at the end of the article.

 

Please send me an email or speak to me in class if you are having any difficulty.

 

Thank you!

 

Kelsey Cushing

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1/18/17

Please go to www.newsela.com and sign up using your Google classroom information.  Then join you class with the appropriate code below.

 

Period 1 J564ED

 

Period 2 QDY7SH

 

Period 4 Q848CY

 

Period 5 2BQQXH

 

Period 6 Q7QHYX

 

Period 7 2YTWS2

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