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

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Sub Day - Monday 22nd

Science 8

This topic on body systems is our last Topic.  Our unit test will be next week Tuesday.  To start our review lets look at our newest topic, Body Systems

Human body systems

Try this new style called Jumble


if you want to review the previous ones, here are a few other Kahoots

Osmosis & Diffusion
Parts of a Microscope
Cell Parts

Science 7

We are learning about forces and loads.  Have a look at this Kahoot.

Forces & Loads

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Week 14: Science 8 Cells & Microsopes.

This week we are: Prepare slides for the microscope and learn about the basic cell parts
I will use a microscope and prepare slides for use
I will describe the parts of a cell

I can: use a microscope properly.
I can: list the basic components of a cell.

1.  Today students will learn how to make a wet mount slide and observe it under the microscope.

1.  Today we will finish going over the parts of a cell and differentiating between animal and plant cells.
2.  Go to your classroom.
3.  Complete your work on the Parts of a Cell.
4. Go over past assignments and complete any work that is not 100%

1.  Today we will be preparing a wet mount slide of actual cells and then exposing them to different environments to see how they react.

1.  Introduction of cell functions; diffusion and osmosis.
2.  Go to your classroom.
3.  Complete your work on cell functions.

Catch up Day

Friday, November 23, 2018

Flex Friday: November 2018

Please click the following link to register for Flex Friday.


Tuesday, November 20, 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

Types of Matter

Vocabulary words

Worksheet Keys

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.