Hyde Park Middle School
The Academy of Science and Mathematics

Learning for Mastery

Ms. Sarah Andres » 7th Science and Forensic Science

7th Science and Forensic Science

Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year!
I am looking forward to getting to know your child this year.
 
It is important that you subscribe to my page.  
After doing so, you will be notified whenever it is updated with new assignments and reminders.
In order to subscribe, click on the subscribe button on the right side of the page.
Enter your email address and click on the subscribe button again.  
 
My classroom is room 809.  
I can be contacted via email at andresb@nv.ccsd.net
or via phone at 702-499-4260.
 
Attached are the course expectations for the year.  If you have any questions regarding these expectations, feel free to contact me at the school.
 
7th Grade Science classes are site specific to the Nevada State and Clark County School District Science Standards.  This one-year program is designed to introduce seventh grade science students to the principles of a variety sciences, related technologies and career opportunities.  This curriculum utilizes integration of the sciences in other content areas through collaborative learning, community connections, and inquiry as it focuses on engineering design, chemistry, matter, biodiversity, energy and geology.  An integrated approach is used throughout the three years of Hyde Park science. 
 
Forensic Science classes are site specific to the Nevada State and Clark County School District Science Standards.  This one-year program is designed to introduce students to the basic principals of Forensic science, related technologies and career opportunities.  This curriculum utilizes integration of the sciences in other content areas through collaborative learning, community connections, and inquiry as it focuses on crime scene preservation and investigation, judicial practices, and the affects of media in criminal investigation.  An integrated approach is used throughout the course. 
 
Your child should be signed up to follow Google classroom.  This will be my main source of information.  Students are given classroom codes at the beginning of the year.
 
Further class information can be obtained by clicking on the class link below that your child is in.
 
Class Schedules will be provided the first week of class.
 
I am available by appointment only after school if you or your child requires help or clarification on an assignment.  Parent/teacher conferences must be arranged through the office.  
 
Supply lists are in the attached class expectations.  Additional supplies may be requested throughout the year.
 
The calendar will be updated weekly for assignments and announcements.
 
Students are advised to keep an agenda to record homework and other assignments.
 
Have a great year!