SCIENCE RULES - Find out things you need for Mr. I's Science Class

You will find all you need for your science class here. Use the Tags link to find the posting that are relevant to your class only.

BRICK Animation - Option Class for Grade 8's

Learn how to animate LEGO to makes mini-films and movies! Follow the tutorials to learn the basics of what is known as Brick Animation.

See Your Work

Post your work for all to see here if you like. Use this website to showcase to your friends and family what you can do.

OPTION DAYS - Participate in Exciting multi-day activities

Activities like hiking, camping, backpacking, canoeing and climbing are typical offerings that I provide during option days. See what's coming this year!


Learn a little more about your Teacher Mr. I the Science Guy! Find out about my hobbies and interests

Monday, October 29, 2018

Navigation in Canvas

Here is a short video that highlights the navigation in Canvas

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Register as a Parent for Canvas

If you want to see what your kid is doing in class, you can observe what they do.  All their assignments with answer keys, practice formative quizzes and my comments on their work is available to you!   If your interested follow the information below


Student first

Have your kid login into canvas and click on their account, then "Settings"

On the right side near the bottom is a button labeled pair with observer.  Have them click this.

This will generate your code to see your kid specifically.

Parent second

Now you can go to the following site

Click the parents sign up here and complete the following form.

That's it!  Now in the future you can login to   and see their activity and assignments.  I will make sure to reference where we are in the course to help you navigate the online resource.  

I will create a video in the near future to walk you through the main features of Canvas.


Monday, October 22, 2018

Science 8 Matter Quiz Review

Science 8 Quiz Review

Here are the Kahoots & Quizlets that we did in class and some extra ones on vocabulary!  Hope they help.

Vocabulary Review [1-10]

States of Matter & Phase Changes

States of Matter

Classifying Matter (with H words"

"Sol" Words

Vocabulary [1-20]

Solubility Graphs


"Sol" word

Monday, October 15, 2018

Flex Friday: October 2018

Please click the following link to register for Flex Friday.


Thursday, September 20, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Science Roadtrip Pre-trip Questionnaire.

Please click the following link and answer the questions for us!  We appreciate your work.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Science8: Cells & Systems Exam Prep

Here are the Kahoots we did.

Osmosis and Diffusion

A cell is Like

Parts of  a Cell

Parts of a Microscope

Here are the Key points from our Unit.

1.0 Characteristics of Living Things
They are made of cells, require energy, grow and develop, respond to their surroundings,
reproduce and have adaptations to survive
All organisms have structures which perform specific life functions
Animals have organs and different organs that work together to perform a common function
are organized into organ systems

2.0 Cells play a vital role
A Microscope is a scientific tool used to see very small structures
The cell is the basic unit of life - all organisms have at least one cell
Structures in cells are called organelles which carry out specific life functions
Organisms can be single celled or multi-celled
Substances move in and out of cells by diffusion and osmosis
All cells have a selectively permeable membrane vs permeable or impermeable
Cells organize into tissue, then tissue forms organs and organs work together to make organ systems

3.0 Healthy Human Body Systems
Digestive System, Circulatory System & Respiratory System

itallics are tested at a lower level than the first two key points